Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 36 64
Rank change year-on-year -18 +28 -1
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 3 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.55% 3.97% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.03% 22.11% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 21 5
East Sussex median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £423 £313 £371
90th Percentile £528 £588 £578
South East median daily rate £408 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -9.44% +20.00% +11.11%
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 99 95 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 18.07% 17.96% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 70 82
East Sussex median daily rate £406 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.21% +9.29% -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
90th Percentile £593 £538 £463
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

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
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 17 November 2017. 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 -11 1 £425 -15.08%
Hove - 1 £525 -
Hastings - 1 - -
Cucumber
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Component Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting

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 (66.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Development Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Component Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP