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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 93 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.25% 0.50% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.42% 3.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £450 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.96% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
211 227 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.39% 16.20% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 157 102
Median daily rate £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 12
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £51.00 £56.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 25 August 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
Leatherhead - 2 £450 -
Woking - 1 £460 - 1
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 (93.33%) Test Automation
2 13 (86.67%) Selenium
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (73.33%) Java
4 11 (73.33%) Web Services
4 11 (73.33%) Linux
4 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
4 11 (73.33%) Functional Testing
5 10 (66.67%) Jenkins
5 10 (66.67%) VoltDB
5 10 (66.67%) SOAP
5 10 (66.67%) Load Testing
5 10 (66.67%) Java EE
5 10 (66.67%) JSON
5 10 (66.67%) JBehave
5 10 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (66.67%) BDD
5 10 (66.67%) SoapUI
5 10 (66.67%) JBoss
5 10 (66.67%) XML
5 10 (66.67%) Unix
5 10 (66.67%) Eclipse
5 10 (66.67%) HP
5 10 (66.67%) SQL
5 10 (66.67%) Oracle
5 10 (66.67%) JUnit
5 10 (66.67%) Maven
5 10 (66.67%) JMeter
6 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
7 6 (40.00%) Technical Analysis

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 (66.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) VoltDB
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Selenium
2 10 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 10 (66.67%) JBehave
2 10 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (66.67%) JMeter
2 10 (66.67%) JUnit
2 10 (66.67%) Maven
2 10 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 6 (40.00%) Subversion
4 5 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (26.67%) TestNG
6 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
7 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
7 1 (6.67%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
1 10 (66.67%) Developer in Test
1 10 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) Web Services
2 10 (66.67%) Java EE
2 10 (66.67%) JSON
2 10 (66.67%) SOAP
2 10 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) Functional Testing
4 10 (66.67%) BDD
4 10 (66.67%) Load Testing
5 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (40.00%) Use Case
7 5 (33.33%) User Stories
8 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Analytics
9 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 1 (6.67%) Open Source
9 1 (6.67%) Scrum
9 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
9 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) HP
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) VMware