The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 10 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 43 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 11.38% 0.30% -
As % of the Development Applications category 39.45% 2.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 29 1 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
109 44 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 28.84% 13.02% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 30 12
Average daily rate £325 £355 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.27% -3.33%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber.

1 39 (76.47%) Web Services
2 37 (72.55%) Jenkins
3 33 (64.71%) Scrum
4 29 (56.86%) Java
5 26 (50.98%) RESTful
6 25 (49.02%) Puppet
7 22 (43.14%) Selenium
7 22 (43.14%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (37.25%) TDD
8 19 (37.25%) Maven
9 18 (35.29%) Test Automation
9 18 (35.29%) Vagrant
10 15 (29.41%) BDD
10 15 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (29.41%) SOAP
11 14 (27.45%) JUnit
12 13 (25.49%) Eclipse
12 13 (25.49%) SoapUI
13 12 (23.53%) SpecFlow
13 12 (23.53%) FitNesse
13 12 (23.53%) JIRA
13 12 (23.53%) Spring
14 11 (21.57%) .NET
15 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
15 10 (19.61%) SQL
15 10 (19.61%) Apache
15 10 (19.61%) Ajax
15 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
15 10 (19.61%) Hibernate

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.61%) Apache
2 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) Confluence
4 3 (5.88%) Node.js
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (5.88%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.73%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (13.73%) Amazon S3
3 5 (9.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (72.55%) Jenkins
2 22 (43.14%) Selenium
3 19 (37.25%) Maven
4 14 (27.45%) JUnit
5 13 (25.49%) Eclipse
5 13 (25.49%) SoapUI
6 12 (23.53%) SpecFlow
6 12 (23.53%) FitNesse
6 12 (23.53%) JIRA
7 10 (19.61%) Mockito
8 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
9 8 (15.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (15.69%) JMeter
9 8 (15.69%) Subversion
10 7 (13.73%) LoadRunner
11 4 (7.84%) RSpec
12 3 (5.88%) WebDriver
12 3 (5.88%) Hudson
12 3 (5.88%) Grunt
13 1 (1.96%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Developer
2 14 (27.45%) Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Test Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Architect
3 8 (15.69%) Software Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Test Leader
5 4 (7.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) J2EE Architect
6 3 (5.88%) J2EE Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Test Coordinator
8 1 (1.96%) Software Tester
8 1 (1.96%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (76.47%) Web Services
2 26 (50.98%) RESTful
3 15 (29.41%) SOAP
4 12 (23.53%) Spring
5 11 (21.57%) .NET
6 10 (19.61%) Ajax
6 10 (19.61%) Hibernate
6 10 (19.61%) JSON
7 7 (13.73%) Spring MVC
7 7 (13.73%) JPA
7 7 (13.73%) J2EE
7 7 (13.73%) CSS
8 6 (11.76%) PostGIS
9 3 (5.88%) jQuery
9 3 (5.88%) JTS
9 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.96%) Java EE
10 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Open Source
2 5 (9.80%) GIS
3 3 (5.88%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) CentOS
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) Scrum
2 22 (43.14%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (37.25%) TDD
4 18 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 15 (29.41%) BDD
6 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
7 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 9 (17.65%) Test Strategy
7 9 (17.65%) DevOps
8 8 (15.69%) Data Transformation
8 8 (15.69%) Integration Testing
9 7 (13.73%) MVC
10 6 (11.76%) User Stories
11 5 (9.80%) Manual Testing
11 5 (9.80%) Performance Testing
12 4 (7.84%) Web Development
12 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
13 3 (5.88%) Kanban
14 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) Java
2 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
2 10 (19.61%) SQL
3 9 (17.65%) Ruby
4 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
4 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.88%) C#
5 3 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) ISEB
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) VirtualBox
2 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) Docker
3 3 (5.88%) vCloud
4 1 (1.96%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 25 (49.02%) Puppet
2 18 (35.29%) Vagrant
3 4 (7.84%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) VMware
3 5 (9.80%) ESRI
4 3 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.96%) HP
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