The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 85 93 92
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 0.28% 0.073%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.46% 1.78% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 - £32.50
Cucumber
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
205 225 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.55% 15.82% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 157 117
Median daily rate £380 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £319 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 7
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £33.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +10.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Farnham - 2 - -
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (87.50%) Selenium
1 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) XML
3 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle
3 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
4 10 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (62.50%) JBehave
4 10 (62.50%) BDD
4 10 (62.50%) Load Testing
4 10 (62.50%) Maven
4 10 (62.50%) Java EE
4 10 (62.50%) JSON
4 10 (62.50%) JUnit
4 10 (62.50%) JBoss
4 10 (62.50%) Unix
4 10 (62.50%) SOAP
4 10 (62.50%) Web Services
4 10 (62.50%) Eclipse
4 10 (62.50%) HP
4 10 (62.50%) JMeter
4 10 (62.50%) SoapUI
4 10 (62.50%) Functional Testing
4 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 10 (62.50%) VoltDB
5 7 (43.75%) Automation Testing
5 7 (43.75%) Regression Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 10 (62.50%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) VoltDB
2 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Selenium
2 10 (62.50%) Eclipse
2 10 (62.50%) JBehave
2 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 10 (62.50%) JMeter
2 10 (62.50%) JUnit
2 10 (62.50%) Maven
2 10 (62.50%) SoapUI
3 6 (37.50%) Subversion
4 4 (25.00%) JIRA
4 4 (25.00%) TestNG
5 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
6 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Developer in Test
2 10 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Automation Tester
4 3 (18.75%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (18.75%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Tester
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) QA Automation Tester
5 2 (12.50%) QA Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Automation Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) XML
2 10 (62.50%) Java EE
2 10 (62.50%) JSON
2 10 (62.50%) SOAP
2 10 (62.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 10 (62.50%) BDD
2 10 (62.50%) Functional Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Load Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Automation Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Regression Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Use Case
5 4 (25.00%) User Stories
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) QA Automation
7 1 (6.25%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 10 (62.50%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) VMware