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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 28 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -20
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 43 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.17% 0.55% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.66% 2.88% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 3 1
Median daily rate £475 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
Cucumber
South East

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
145 139 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.17% 19.23% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 108 23
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £352
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +12 20 £475 +13.43% 3
Kidlington - 3 £475 - 2
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (97.67%) JUnit
2 42 (97.67%) Spring
3 33 (76.74%) Mockito
4 32 (74.42%) SQL
5 31 (72.09%) MongoDB
6 30 (69.77%) Tomcat
6 30 (69.77%) JSON
7 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (67.44%) Amazon AWS
8 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
8 24 (55.81%) AngularJS
9 23 (53.49%) J2EE
9 23 (53.49%) JMS
9 23 (53.49%) RESTful
10 22 (51.16%) Microsoft Azure
10 22 (51.16%) Kanban
10 22 (51.16%) Maven
10 22 (51.16%) Scrum
10 22 (51.16%) Jenkins
11 21 (48.84%) Elasticsearch
11 21 (48.84%) GitHub
11 21 (48.84%) Spock
12 20 (46.51%) Couchbase
12 20 (46.51%) Cloud Computing
13 18 (41.86%) REST
14 14 (32.56%) Publishing
15 12 (27.91%) TDD
16 10 (23.26%) jQuery
16 10 (23.26%) Multithreading

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 30 (69.77%) Tomcat
2 21 (48.84%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (18.60%) JBoss
3 8 (18.60%) WebSphere
4 7 (16.28%) WebLogic
4 7 (16.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 29 (67.44%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (51.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (48.84%) GitHub
4 20 (46.51%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (16.28%) Amazon S3
5 7 (16.28%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (72.09%) MongoDB
2 20 (46.51%) Couchbase
3 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (97.67%) JUnit
2 33 (76.74%) Mockito
3 22 (51.16%) Jenkins
3 22 (51.16%) Maven
4 21 (48.84%) Spock
5 9 (20.93%) Hamcrest
6 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.65%) GitLab
6 2 (4.65%) JIRA
6 2 (4.65%) Selenium
7 1 (2.33%) Appium
7 1 (2.33%) Protractor
7 1 (2.33%) Robotium
7 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 14 (32.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (93.02%) Developer
1 40 (93.02%) Java Developer
2 11 (25.58%) AWS Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Agile Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (11.63%) XML Developer
5 4 (9.30%) MongoDB Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Azure Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Core Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Angular Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Cloud Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.33%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (97.67%) Spring
2 30 (69.77%) JSON
3 24 (55.81%) AngularJS
4 23 (53.49%) J2EE
4 23 (53.49%) JMS
4 23 (53.49%) RESTful
5 18 (41.86%) REST
6 10 (23.26%) jQuery
7 9 (20.93%) JAX-RS
7 9 (20.93%) JSP
7 9 (20.93%) SOAP
7 9 (20.93%) Struts
7 9 (20.93%) Web Services
8 8 (18.60%) EJB
8 8 (18.60%) HTML
9 7 (16.28%) HTML5
9 7 (16.28%) XML
10 3 (6.98%) Spring Boot
11 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
11 2 (4.65%) JPA
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) Kanban
2 22 (51.16%) Scrum
3 12 (27.91%) TDD
4 10 (23.26%) Multithreading
5 9 (20.93%) CQRS
5 9 (20.93%) Domain-Driven Design
6 8 (18.60%) BDD
7 7 (16.28%) Web Development
8 6 (13.95%) Content Enrichment
9 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.65%) Pair Programming
9 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.33%) Analytics
10 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.33%) Exploratory Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Open Source
10 1 (2.33%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (74.42%) SQL
3 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.93%) Groovy
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Packer
1 1 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle
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