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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 42 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 16 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.65% 1.90% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.70% 8.47% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 5
Median daily rate £500 £438 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £387 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
126 118 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 20.90% 22.48% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 92 51
Median daily rate £500 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £299 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £495 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +168.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +2 10 £600 +33.33% 1
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 49 (89.09%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (87.27%) Java
3 44 (80.00%) TDD
4 36 (65.45%) Spring
4 36 (65.45%) JBoss
5 35 (63.64%) WebSphere
6 34 (61.82%) JUnit
7 33 (60.00%) Jenkins
8 30 (54.55%) WebSphere Application Server
9 29 (52.73%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (50.91%) Unit Testing
10 28 (50.91%) Scrum
11 27 (49.09%) Pair Programming
12 26 (47.27%) BDD
12 26 (47.27%) Mockito
13 25 (45.45%) DevOps
13 25 (45.45%) GitHub
13 25 (45.45%) Java EE
13 25 (45.45%) Maven
13 25 (45.45%) SQL
14 24 (43.64%) Selenium
15 23 (41.82%) BPMN
15 23 (41.82%) BPEL
16 19 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
17 18 (32.73%) WebSphere Process Server
17 18 (32.73%) Publishing
17 18 (32.73%) Migration
17 18 (32.73%) Web Services
18 15 (27.27%) Software Engineering
19 14 (25.45%) EJB

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 36 (65.45%) JBoss
2 35 (63.64%) WebSphere
3 30 (54.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 18 (32.73%) WebSphere Process Server
5 11 (20.00%) Alfresco
6 9 (16.36%) Tomcat
6 9 (16.36%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 25 (45.45%) GitHub
2 19 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (14.55%) Amazon S3
3 8 (14.55%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (61.82%) JUnit
2 33 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 26 (47.27%) Mockito
4 25 (45.45%) Maven
5 24 (43.64%) Selenium
6 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 10 (18.18%) JIRA
7 6 (10.91%) Subversion
7 6 (10.91%) WebDriver
8 5 (9.09%) FitNesse
8 5 (9.09%) Jasmine
8 5 (9.09%) JBehave
9 4 (7.27%) Protractor
10 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.82%) GitLab
11 1 (1.82%) JMeter
11 1 (1.82%) Mocha
11 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
11 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (32.73%) Publishing
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Developer
2 28 (50.91%) Java Developer
3 18 (32.73%) Java Engineer
4 15 (27.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 15 (27.27%) Java Software Developer
4 15 (27.27%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (27.27%) Software Engineer
5 12 (21.82%) Software Developer
6 9 (16.36%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (14.55%) Test Engineer
8 7 (12.73%) AWS Developer
9 6 (10.91%) Agile Developer
9 6 (10.91%) Agile Java Developer
9 6 (10.91%) Tester
10 5 (9.09%) Analyst
10 5 (9.09%) AWS Software Engineer
10 5 (9.09%) Test Analyst
11 4 (7.27%) QA Engineer
11 4 (7.27%) QA Leader
11 4 (7.27%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (65.45%) Spring
2 25 (45.45%) Java EE
3 18 (32.73%) Web Services
4 14 (25.45%) EJB
5 13 (23.64%) RESTful
6 9 (16.36%) HTML
6 9 (16.36%) JSON
6 9 (16.36%) REST
6 9 (16.36%) XML
7 8 (14.55%) HTML5
8 7 (12.73%) Hibernate
8 7 (12.73%) SOAP
9 6 (10.91%) Apache Camel
9 6 (10.91%) JMS
10 5 (9.09%) Gherkin
11 4 (7.27%) Ajax
12 3 (5.45%) Node.js
13 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
14 1 (1.82%) JPA
14 1 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
1 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (89.09%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (80.00%) TDD
3 29 (52.73%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (50.91%) Scrum
4 28 (50.91%) Unit Testing
5 27 (49.09%) Pair Programming
6 26 (47.27%) BDD
7 25 (45.45%) DevOps
8 23 (41.82%) BPEL
8 23 (41.82%) BPMN
9 18 (32.73%) Migration
10 15 (27.27%) Software Engineering
11 8 (14.55%) Content Enrichment
11 8 (14.55%) Web Development
12 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing
13 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
14 5 (9.09%) API Testing
14 5 (9.09%) Load Testing
15 4 (7.27%) Defect Management
15 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (87.27%) Java
2 25 (45.45%) SQL
3 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.09%) PHP
4 5 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (1.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) Data Quality