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 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 40 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.31% 0.57% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £341
% change year-on-year
- +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
Cucumber
Oxfordshire

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
70 66 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 23.10% 18.97% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 56 10
Median daily rate £450 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.89% +27.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £319 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.34% -2.01%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) Publishing
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon S3
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 6 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
2 6 (85.71%) EJB
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) JBoss
2 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Content Enrichment
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing

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 6 (85.71%) JBoss
1 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
1 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
1 6 (85.71%) WebSphere
1 6 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon S3
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon SQS
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Appium
2 1 (14.29%) Protractor
2 1 (14.29%) Robotium
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 6 (85.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Java Developer
1 4 (57.14%) AWS Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
1 4 (57.14%) XML Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) EJB
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) HTML5
1 6 (85.71%) JSON
1 6 (85.71%) REST
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Web Development
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Content Enrichment
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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