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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 12 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 40 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 10.64% 0.60% -
As % of the Development Applications category 38.10% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 28 2 0
Average daily rate
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£314 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.72% -
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
105 42 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.93% 12.65% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 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 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 29 August 2014.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 38 (79.17%) Web Services
2 34 (70.83%) Jenkins
3 31 (64.58%) Scrum
4 28 (58.33%) Java
5 25 (52.08%) RESTful
6 23 (47.92%) Puppet
7 21 (43.75%) Selenium
8 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (39.58%) Maven
10 18 (37.50%) TDD
11 17 (35.42%) Test Automation
12 16 (33.33%) Vagrant
13 15 (31.25%) BDD
13 15 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (31.25%) SOAP
14 13 (27.08%) JUnit
14 13 (27.08%) SoapUI
15 12 (25.00%) SpecFlow
15 12 (25.00%) FitNesse
15 12 (25.00%) Eclipse
15 12 (25.00%) Spring
16 11 (22.92%) .NET
16 11 (22.92%) JIRA
17 10 (20.83%) JSON
17 10 (20.83%) Mockito
17 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
17 10 (20.83%) SQL
17 10 (20.83%) Apache
17 10 (20.83%) Ajax
17 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (20.83%) Apache
2 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (6.25%) Node.js
3 3 (6.25%) Apache Solr
3 3 (6.25%) Confluence
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.58%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (14.58%) Amazon S3
3 5 (10.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (70.83%) Jenkins
2 21 (43.75%) Selenium
3 19 (39.58%) Maven
4 13 (27.08%) JUnit
4 13 (27.08%) SoapUI
5 12 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 12 (25.00%) FitNesse
5 12 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 11 (22.92%) JIRA
7 10 (20.83%) Mockito
8 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 7 (14.58%) Subversion
9 7 (14.58%) JMeter
10 6 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (12.50%) LoadRunner
11 4 (8.33%) RSpec
12 3 (6.25%) Grunt
12 3 (6.25%) Hudson
12 3 (6.25%) WebDriver
13 1 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Test Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Architect
3 8 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.25%) J2EE Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) J2EE Architect
6 3 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Coordinator
8 1 (2.08%) Tester
8 1 (2.08%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (79.17%) Web Services
2 25 (52.08%) RESTful
3 15 (31.25%) SOAP
4 12 (25.00%) Spring
5 11 (22.92%) .NET
6 10 (20.83%) JSON
6 10 (20.83%) Ajax
6 10 (20.83%) Hibernate
7 7 (14.58%) J2EE
7 7 (14.58%) CSS
7 7 (14.58%) JPA
7 7 (14.58%) Spring MVC
8 6 (12.50%) PostGIS
9 3 (6.25%) JTS
9 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
9 3 (6.25%) jQuery
10 1 (2.08%) Middleware
10 1 (2.08%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Open Source
2 4 (8.33%) GIS
3 3 (6.25%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (2.08%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Scrum
2 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (37.50%) TDD
4 17 (35.42%) Test Automation
5 15 (31.25%) BDD
6 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (18.75%) Test Strategy
8 8 (16.67%) Data Transformation
8 8 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 7 (14.58%) MVC
9 7 (14.58%) DevOps
10 6 (12.50%) User Stories
11 5 (10.42%) Manual Testing
12 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
12 4 (8.33%) Performance Testing
12 4 (8.33%) Web Development
13 3 (6.25%) Kanban
14 2 (4.17%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) Java
2 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.83%) SQL
3 9 (18.75%) Ruby
4 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.25%) Python
5 3 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) VirtualBox
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.33%) Docker
3 3 (6.25%) vCloud
4 1 (2.08%) vSphere
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 23 (47.92%) Puppet
2 16 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 3 (6.25%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) VMware
3 5 (10.42%) ESRI
4 3 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
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