The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 25 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 18 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.52% 6.87% -
As % of the Development Applications category 22.22% 33.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 0
Median daily rate £600 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £36.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Development Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 59 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 24.85% 20.27% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 53 30
Median daily rate £520 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £500 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cucumber across the Oxford region.

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 43 (97.73%) Java
2 39 (88.64%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (81.82%) Spring
4 35 (79.55%) JUnit
5 31 (70.45%) Mockito
5 31 (70.45%) Jenkins
6 29 (65.91%) Scrum
7 28 (63.64%) SQL
7 28 (63.64%) Maven
7 28 (63.64%) GitHub
8 25 (56.82%) TDD
9 21 (47.73%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (43.18%) WebSphere
10 19 (43.18%) JSON
10 19 (43.18%) JBoss
10 19 (43.18%) Tomcat
10 19 (43.18%) Publishing
11 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
11 18 (40.91%) Software Engineering
12 17 (38.64%) RESTful
12 17 (38.64%) AngularJS
13 16 (36.36%) Kanban
14 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (34.09%) MongoDB
14 15 (34.09%) Unit Testing
14 15 (34.09%) WebSphere Application Server
15 14 (31.82%) J2EE
15 14 (31.82%) JMS
15 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (31.82%) Cloud Computing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (43.18%) JBoss
1 19 (43.18%) Tomcat
1 19 (43.18%) WebSphere
2 15 (34.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (31.82%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (29.55%) WebSphere Process Server
5 11 (25.00%) Alfresco
6 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 28 (63.64%) GitHub
2 21 (47.73%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (31.82%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (9.09%) Amazon S3
5 4 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) MongoDB
2 14 (31.82%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (79.55%) JUnit
2 31 (70.45%) Jenkins
2 31 (70.45%) Mockito
3 28 (63.64%) Maven
4 14 (31.82%) Spock
5 8 (18.18%) Selenium
6 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
7 6 (13.64%) JIRA
8 4 (9.09%) Subversion
9 3 (6.82%) FitNesse
9 3 (6.82%) GitLab
9 3 (6.82%) JBehave
10 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
10 1 (2.27%) Protractor
10 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (43.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) Developer
2 31 (70.45%) Java Developer
3 20 (45.45%) Java Engineer
4 18 (40.91%) Java Software Engineer
4 18 (40.91%) Software Engineer
5 17 (38.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 17 (38.64%) Java Software Developer
6 11 (25.00%) Software Developer
7 10 (22.73%) AWS Engineer
8 8 (18.18%) AWS Software Engineer
9 7 (15.91%) Agile Developer
9 7 (15.91%) Agile Java Developer
9 7 (15.91%) AWS Developer
10 4 (9.09%) Azure Developer
10 4 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (9.09%) Azure Software Engineer
10 4 (9.09%) MongoDB Developer
10 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
10 4 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (81.82%) Spring
2 19 (43.18%) JSON
3 17 (38.64%) AngularJS
3 17 (38.64%) RESTful
4 14 (31.82%) J2EE
4 14 (31.82%) Java EE
4 14 (31.82%) JMS
5 7 (15.91%) HTML
6 6 (13.64%) Web Services
7 5 (11.36%) REST
7 5 (11.36%) XML
8 4 (9.09%) EJB
8 4 (9.09%) HTML5
9 3 (6.82%) CSS
9 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
9 3 (6.82%) JPA
9 3 (6.82%) jQuery
9 3 (6.82%) Spring Boot
10 2 (4.55%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (88.64%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (65.91%) Scrum
3 25 (56.82%) TDD
4 18 (40.91%) Software Engineering
5 16 (36.36%) Kanban
6 15 (34.09%) Unit Testing
7 14 (31.82%) BPEL
7 14 (31.82%) BPMN
7 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (31.82%) DevOps
7 14 (31.82%) Pair Programming
8 13 (29.55%) BDD
8 13 (29.55%) Migration
9 8 (18.18%) Multithreading
10 5 (11.36%) Content Enrichment
11 4 (9.09%) Automated Testing
11 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
11 4 (9.09%) Web Development
12 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
12 3 (6.82%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) Java
2 28 (63.64%) SQL
3 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.82%) Ruby
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) AWS Certification
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
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