Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 6 months to 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cucumber
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 - 52
Rank change year-on-year - +52 -11
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.45% - 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.77% - 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
East Sussex median daily rate £425 - £425
10th Percentile £300 - £413
90th Percentile £663 - £438
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £488
% change year-on-year - -7.83% +22.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Cucumber is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 156 71 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 25.16% 14.46% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 42 45
East Sussex median daily rate £460 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.52% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £213
90th Percentile £625 £525 £465
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £401
% change year-on-year - +12.36% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £43.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% -3.91%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in East Sussex

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cucumber in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cucumber in East Sussex

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in East Sussex over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cucumber in East Sussex

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 5 £350 -
Hove - 4 £625 -
Cucumber
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 6 (66.67%) JIRA
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) Node.js
5 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) Kanban
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) Open Source
5 3 (33.33%) ISEB
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 3 (33.33%) Appium
5 3 (33.33%) BrowserStack
5 3 (33.33%) Sauce Labs
6 2 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Progressive Web App
6 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) Confluence

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (22.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) BrowserStack
1 3 (33.33%) Sauce Labs
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon Athena
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) Appium
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
5 1 (11.11%) Gatling
5 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
5 1 (11.11%) JMeter
5 1 (11.11%) JUnit
5 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
5 1 (11.11%) Maven
5 1 (11.11%) SonarQube
5 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 1 (11.11%) TestRail
5 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) Behat
3 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Kanban
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Progressive Web App
5 2 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Management
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) User Stories
6 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Groovy
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle