The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 33 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 28 25 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.95% 4.84% -
As % of the Development Applications category 19.31% 24.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 0
Median daily rate £550 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
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 Oxfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
145 104 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.62% 20.16% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 83 52
Median daily rate £488 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £38.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +118.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.06 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +8.10%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -1 18 £600 +20.00% 2
Kidlington - 2 £469 -
Thame - 1 £350 -
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 73 (91.25%) Java
2 67 (83.75%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (78.75%) Spring
4 61 (76.25%) JUnit
5 51 (63.75%) Jenkins
6 48 (60.00%) Mockito
7 46 (57.50%) Scrum
8 45 (56.25%) TDD
9 43 (53.75%) Maven
9 43 (53.75%) SQL
9 43 (53.75%) Amazon AWS
9 43 (53.75%) GitHub
10 39 (48.75%) Tomcat
10 39 (48.75%) JSON
11 35 (43.75%) JavaScript
12 34 (42.50%) JBoss
13 33 (41.25%) WebSphere
13 33 (41.25%) RESTful
14 31 (38.75%) AngularJS
14 31 (38.75%) BDD
14 31 (38.75%) Publishing
15 28 (35.00%) WebSphere Application Server
15 28 (35.00%) MongoDB
15 28 (35.00%) Kanban
16 27 (33.75%) Microsoft Azure
17 26 (32.50%) Spock
17 26 (32.50%) J2EE
17 26 (32.50%) JMS
18 25 (31.25%) Couchbase
18 25 (31.25%) Elasticsearch

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 39 (48.75%) Tomcat
2 34 (42.50%) JBoss
3 33 (41.25%) WebSphere
4 28 (35.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 25 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (21.25%) WebSphere Process Server
7 14 (17.50%) WebLogic
8 11 (13.75%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 43 (53.75%) Amazon AWS
1 43 (53.75%) GitHub
2 27 (33.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (16.25%) Amazon S3
4 13 (16.25%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.00%) MongoDB
2 25 (31.25%) Couchbase
3 3 (3.75%) MySQL
3 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (76.25%) JUnit
2 51 (63.75%) Jenkins
3 48 (60.00%) Mockito
4 43 (53.75%) Maven
5 26 (32.50%) Spock
6 15 (18.75%) Selenium
7 13 (16.25%) Git (software)
8 12 (15.00%) JIRA
9 6 (7.50%) Subversion
10 5 (6.25%) FitNesse
10 5 (6.25%) Jasmine
10 5 (6.25%) JBehave
10 5 (6.25%) WebDriver
11 4 (5.00%) GitLab
11 4 (5.00%) Protractor
12 2 (2.50%) SoapUI
13 1 (1.25%) JMeter
13 1 (1.25%) Mocha
General
1 31 (38.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (75.00%) Developer
2 55 (68.75%) Java Developer
3 24 (30.00%) Java Engineer
4 22 (27.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 22 (27.50%) Software Engineer
5 21 (26.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 21 (26.25%) Java Software Developer
6 17 (21.25%) AWS Developer
7 15 (18.75%) AWS Engineer
8 14 (17.50%) Agile Developer
8 14 (17.50%) Agile Java Developer
9 12 (15.00%) AWS Software Engineer
9 12 (15.00%) Software Developer
10 8 (10.00%) Test Engineer
11 7 (8.75%) Azure Developer
11 7 (8.75%) MongoDB Developer
12 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
12 6 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (7.50%) Tester
13 5 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (78.75%) Spring
2 39 (48.75%) JSON
3 33 (41.25%) RESTful
4 31 (38.75%) AngularJS
5 26 (32.50%) J2EE
5 26 (32.50%) JMS
6 18 (22.50%) Java EE
7 17 (21.25%) HTML
8 16 (20.00%) Web Services
9 15 (18.75%) REST
10 14 (17.50%) XML
11 13 (16.25%) EJB
11 13 (16.25%) HTML5
12 5 (6.25%) Gherkin
13 4 (5.00%) CSS
13 4 (5.00%) Hibernate
13 4 (5.00%) JPA
13 4 (5.00%) jQuery
13 4 (5.00%) Spring Boot
14 3 (3.75%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (83.75%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (57.50%) Scrum
3 45 (56.25%) TDD
4 31 (38.75%) BDD
5 28 (35.00%) Kanban
6 22 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (27.50%) Software Engineering
7 21 (26.25%) Unit Testing
8 20 (25.00%) Pair Programming
9 18 (22.50%) BPEL
9 18 (22.50%) BPMN
9 18 (22.50%) DevOps
10 17 (21.25%) Migration
11 13 (16.25%) Content Enrichment
11 13 (16.25%) Web Development
12 12 (15.00%) Multithreading
13 6 (7.50%) Automated Testing
13 6 (7.50%) Test Automation
14 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
14 5 (6.25%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (91.25%) Java
2 43 (53.75%) SQL
3 35 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.25%) PHP
4 5 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) Data Quality
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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