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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 17 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.50% 0.26% -
As % of the Development Applications category 30.77% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £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 Shropshire region.

Development Applications Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 117 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.38% 30.39% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 36 13
Median daily rate £500 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £370 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £501 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.94 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

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
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 25 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
Telford +29 6 £500 - 1
Cucumber
West Midlands

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

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

1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) Selenium
3 16 (69.57%) Automated Testing
4 15 (65.22%) Java
5 14 (60.87%) Jenkins
6 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (47.83%) Scala
7 10 (43.48%) Open Source
7 10 (43.48%) Test Scripting
7 10 (43.48%) MongoDB
7 10 (43.48%) NoSQL
8 9 (39.13%) JUnit
8 9 (39.13%) TDD
8 9 (39.13%) Scrum
8 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
8 9 (39.13%) Kibana
8 9 (39.13%) Grafana
9 8 (34.78%) Gatling
9 8 (34.78%) QA
9 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
9 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
9 8 (34.78%) Linux
10 7 (30.43%) Windows
10 7 (30.43%) Python
10 7 (30.43%) Ant
10 7 (30.43%) Ruby
10 7 (30.43%) Gherkin
10 7 (30.43%) Grunt
10 7 (30.43%) gulp
11 6 (26.09%) Karma Test Runner

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 6 (26.09%) Confluence
1 6 (26.09%) nginx
1 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.70%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) GitHub
1 6 (26.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) HTTP
1 6 (26.09%) SSL
1 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) MongoDB
1 10 (43.48%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Selenium
2 14 (60.87%) Jenkins
3 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
3 9 (39.13%) JUnit
4 8 (34.78%) Gatling
5 7 (30.43%) Ant
5 7 (30.43%) Grunt
5 7 (30.43%) gulp
6 6 (26.09%) IntelliJ
6 6 (26.09%) JIRA
6 6 (26.09%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (26.09%) Sublime Text
7 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
8 4 (17.39%) RSpec
9 3 (13.04%) Mockito
9 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
10 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
10 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (8.70%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (17.39%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Scala Developer
3 5 (21.74%) QA Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) QA Test Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Test Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Quality Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Automation Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
2 7 (30.43%) Gherkin
3 6 (26.09%) jQuery
3 6 (26.09%) JSON
3 6 (26.09%) Node.js
3 6 (26.09%) RESTful
3 6 (26.09%) Servlets
4 3 (13.04%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (13.04%) OAuth2
4 3 (13.04%) OpenID
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) Play Framework
5 2 (8.70%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE
6 1 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) SOAP
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) Automated Testing
3 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (43.48%) Open Source
4 10 (43.48%) Test Scripting
5 9 (39.13%) Scrum
5 9 (39.13%) TDD
6 6 (26.09%) Analytics
6 6 (26.09%) DevOps
6 6 (26.09%) User Stories
7 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
7 5 (21.74%) BDD
7 5 (21.74%) Defect Tracking
7 5 (21.74%) Kanban
7 5 (21.74%) Microservices
7 5 (21.74%) Pair Programming
7 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
8 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Web Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) Scala
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 7 (30.43%) Python
4 7 (30.43%) Ruby
5 6 (26.09%) C#
5 6 (26.09%) Groovy
5 6 (26.09%) Haskell
5 6 (26.09%) Perl
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) QA
2 4 (17.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Grafana
1 9 (39.13%) Kibana
2 3 (13.04%) logstash
2 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) rkt
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Google
2 3 (13.04%) AppDynamics
2 3 (13.04%) Splunk
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft