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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 14 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -9
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 43 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 10.12% 0.82% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 41.35% 6.98% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 1 0
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£380 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £337 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.44% -10.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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Hampshire

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
104 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.47% 11.68% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 30 11
Average daily rate £375 £308 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -13.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £195 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £105.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.90% +162.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 2015.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 61 (81.33%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (74.67%) Scrum
3 54 (72.00%) Jenkins
4 46 (61.33%) Java
5 44 (58.67%) BDD
6 43 (57.33%) Selenium
7 41 (54.67%) TDD
8 40 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (49.33%) JUnit
10 33 (44.00%) Puppet
11 32 (42.67%) Web Services
12 28 (37.33%) Vagrant
13 27 (36.00%) Mockito
13 27 (36.00%) Spring
14 25 (33.33%) Hibernate
14 25 (33.33%) Git (software)
15 24 (32.00%) RESTful
16 23 (30.67%) Linux
17 20 (26.67%) Maven
18 18 (24.00%) Subversion
19 17 (22.67%) DevOps
20 16 (21.33%) Configuration Management
21 15 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 14 (18.67%) Test Automation
22 14 (18.67%) Ruby
22 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
23 13 (17.33%) SOAP
24 12 (16.00%) Web Development
24 12 (16.00%) QA
24 12 (16.00%) Spring MVC

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 9 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (10.67%) Apache
4 5 (6.67%) Confluence
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (10.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.33%) Hazelcast
2 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 54 (72.00%) Jenkins
2 43 (57.33%) Selenium
3 37 (49.33%) JUnit
4 27 (36.00%) Mockito
5 25 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 20 (26.67%) Maven
7 18 (24.00%) Subversion
8 15 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (13.33%) SoapUI
10 9 (12.00%) JIRA
10 9 (12.00%) RSpec
11 8 (10.67%) JMeter
12 7 (9.33%) SpecFlow
12 7 (9.33%) WebDriver
13 6 (8.00%) Appium
14 5 (6.67%) Eclipse
14 5 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
15 4 (5.33%) Xcode
15 4 (5.33%) IntelliJ
15 4 (5.33%) Calabash
Job Titles
1 25 (33.33%) Developer
2 21 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 19 (25.33%) Analyst
3 19 (25.33%) Test Analyst
4 10 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 5 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 5 (6.67%) Tester
7 3 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (2.67%) Senior Tester
8 2 (2.67%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.67%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (2.67%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (2.67%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.67%) Web Services
2 27 (36.00%) Spring
3 25 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 24 (32.00%) RESTful
5 13 (17.33%) SOAP
6 12 (16.00%) Spring MVC
6 12 (16.00%) JPA
7 10 (13.33%) JSON
7 10 (13.33%) Ajax
8 9 (12.00%) SAML
8 9 (12.00%) OAuth2
8 9 (12.00%) OpenID
9 8 (10.67%) CSS
10 5 (6.67%) PostGIS
10 5 (6.67%) .NET
11 3 (4.00%) HTML
12 1 (1.33%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Open Source
2 4 (5.33%) GIS
3 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.67%) Linux
2 10 (13.33%) Windows
3 6 (8.00%) Android
3 6 (8.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (81.33%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (74.67%) Scrum
3 44 (58.67%) BDD
4 41 (54.67%) TDD
5 40 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (22.67%) DevOps
7 16 (21.33%) Configuration Management
8 14 (18.67%) Test Automation
9 12 (16.00%) Web Development
9 12 (16.00%) MVC
10 10 (13.33%) Kanban
11 9 (12.00%) SOA
11 9 (12.00%) Automated Testing
11 9 (12.00%) Change Control
12 8 (10.67%) Load Testing
12 8 (10.67%) Test Strategy
13 7 (9.33%) OO
13 7 (9.33%) Continuous Delivery
14 5 (6.67%) Test Scripting
14 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (61.33%) Java
2 14 (18.67%) Ruby
2 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.33%) SQL
4 3 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (1.33%) C#
5 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) ISEB
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) VirtualBox
2 3 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (44.00%) Puppet
2 28 (37.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle
2 4 (5.33%) Apigee
3 1 (1.33%) WSO2
3 1 (1.33%) ESRI
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