The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank - 49 -
Contract jobs citing Gherkin 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.46% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Gherkin
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
118 112 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 22.96% 25.51% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 66 66
Median daily rate £375 £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Gherkin as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Gherkin Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Gherkin
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Gherkin Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Gherkin
Top 8 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Gherkin 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA