The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.98% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 12.73% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£410 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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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
55 52 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.71% 10.63% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 38 24
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £538 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.25 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber.

1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon S3
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JUnit
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) JBoss
2 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
2 7 (87.50%) REST
2 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
3 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (75.00%) EJB
3 6 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (37.50%) Publishing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
1 7 (87.50%) JBoss
1 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
1 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 6 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon S3
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JUnit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) XML
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
1 7 (87.50%) JSON
1 7 (87.50%) HTML5
1 7 (87.50%) REST
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) EJB
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby