The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.73% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £431 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 - £34.25
Cucumber
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Development Applications Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
68 51 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 21.12% 19.69% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 9
Median daily rate £450 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £368 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Telford - 10 £431 -
Cucumber
West Midlands

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (94.12%) Selenium
2 13 (76.47%) Automated Testing
3 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
4 10 (58.82%) Open Source
4 10 (58.82%) Confluence
4 10 (58.82%) JIRA
5 9 (52.94%) Java
6 8 (47.06%) Scrum
6 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
6 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
7 7 (41.18%) QA
7 7 (41.18%) JUnit
8 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
8 6 (35.29%) TDD
8 6 (35.29%) Puppet
8 6 (35.29%) RESTful
8 6 (35.29%) Scala
9 5 (29.41%) Kanban
9 5 (29.41%) BDD
9 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
9 5 (29.41%) Functional Testing
9 5 (29.41%) SonarQube
9 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (29.41%) Pair Programming
9 5 (29.41%) JSON
9 5 (29.41%) Ant
9 5 (29.41%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (29.41%) Gatling
9 5 (29.41%) Travis CI

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 10 (58.82%) Confluence
2 4 (23.53%) Documentum
3 2 (11.76%) nginx
3 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) GitHub
1 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
1 2 (11.76%) SSL
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
1 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Selenium
2 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
3 10 (58.82%) JIRA
4 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
5 7 (41.18%) JUnit
6 5 (29.41%) Ant
6 5 (29.41%) Gatling
6 5 (29.41%) SonarQube
6 5 (29.41%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (29.41%) Travis CI
7 4 (23.53%) Grunt
7 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
7 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
8 3 (17.65%) Gradle
8 3 (17.65%) gulp
8 3 (17.65%) Maven
8 3 (17.65%) RSpec
9 2 (11.76%) IntelliJ
9 2 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (11.76%) Protractor
General
1 3 (17.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Java Architect
2 3 (17.65%) QA Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) QA Test Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Quality Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Angular Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
3 2 (11.76%) J2EE Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 2 (11.76%) QA Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Scala Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) RESTful
2 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
2 5 (29.41%) JSON
3 4 (23.53%) Spring
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) J2EE
4 3 (17.65%) JAX-RS
4 3 (17.65%) RAML
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) CSS3
5 2 (11.76%) Ember.js
5 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) Node.js
5 2 (11.76%) Play Framework
5 2 (11.76%) React
5 2 (11.76%) Servlets
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Automated Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Open Source
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
5 6 (35.29%) TDD
6 5 (29.41%) BDD
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (29.41%) Functional Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Kanban
6 5 (29.41%) Open Source Development
6 5 (29.41%) Pair Programming
7 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
7 4 (23.53%) User Stories
8 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (17.65%) Document Management
8 3 (17.65%) Use Case
8 3 (17.65%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) Scala
3 3 (17.65%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Groovy
4 2 (11.76%) Haskell
4 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
2 3 (17.65%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) Grafana
2 2 (11.76%) Kibana
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Google
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle