Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 19 March 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 149 101 141
Rank change year-on-year -48 +40 -47
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 36 62 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.95% 1.71% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.26% 11.50% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 9
Hampshire median daily rate £426 £375 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.67% -13.79% +16.00%
10th Percentile £356 £310 £314
90th Percentile £533 £503 £490
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +3.03% -8.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire 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 Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 846 539 482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.22% 14.88% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 303 254
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £320 £300 £280
90th Percentile £563 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £405
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 29
Hampshire median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £41.33 £41.98 £23.70
90th Percentile £62.63 £50.83 £72.34
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.76% -6.82%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Hampshire

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cucumber in Hampshire

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cucumber in Hampshire

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 March 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
Southampton - 10 £413 -
Farnborough -5 9 £456 -5.19% 2
Andover +6 3 £450 +28.57%
Basingstoke -4 1 - - 1
Fareham -21 1 £505 +57.81% 1
Waterlooville - 1 £263 -
Cucumber
South East

For the 6 months to 19 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 24 (66.67%) Java
1 24 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 23 (63.89%) Selenium
3 21 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (33.33%) TDD
6 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
7 10 (27.78%) GitHub
7 10 (27.78%) BDD
7 10 (27.78%) SpecFlow
7 10 (27.78%) Python
8 9 (25.00%) C#
8 9 (25.00%) Scrum
8 9 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
9 8 (22.22%) DevOps
9 8 (22.22%) ATDD
9 8 (22.22%) QA
9 8 (22.22%) RESTful
9 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 8 (22.22%) Linux
10 7 (19.44%) Migration
10 7 (19.44%) Manual Testing
10 7 (19.44%) Gherkin
11 6 (16.67%) JBehave
11 6 (16.67%) WebDriver
11 6 (16.67%) Kafka
11 6 (16.67%) Microservices
11 6 (16.67%) Apache Spark
11 6 (16.67%) Software Testing

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 8 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.56%) Apache
4 2 (5.56%) Confluence
4 2 (5.56%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) GitHub
2 5 (13.89%) PaaS
3 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (8.33%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
4 3 (8.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) DSL
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 3 (8.33%) HBase
2 2 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (63.89%) Selenium
2 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
3 10 (27.78%) SpecFlow
4 6 (16.67%) JBehave
4 6 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
6 3 (8.33%) Gradle
6 3 (8.33%) gulp
6 3 (8.33%) JIRA
6 3 (8.33%) Protractor
6 3 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.56%) IntelliJ
7 2 (5.56%) JMeter
7 2 (5.56%) JUnit
8 1 (2.78%) Maven
8 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.78%) Toad
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Automotive
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Developer
3 7 (19.44%) QA Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Tester
7 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
8 2 (5.56%) Developer in Test
8 2 (5.56%) Development Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Software Tester
8 2 (5.56%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) RESTful
2 7 (19.44%) Gherkin
3 6 (16.67%) Kafka
4 5 (13.89%) JSON
5 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.33%) Node.js
6 3 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (8.33%) React
6 3 (8.33%) Spring
6 3 (8.33%) WireMock
6 3 (8.33%) XML
7 2 (5.56%) Middleware
7 2 (5.56%) SOAP
7 2 (5.56%) Spring Cloud
8 1 (2.78%) .NET
8 1 (2.78%) CSS
8 1 (2.78%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.78%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.78%) Industrial Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 21 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (33.33%) TDD
5 10 (27.78%) BDD
6 9 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (25.00%) Scrum
7 8 (22.22%) ATDD
7 8 (22.22%) DevOps
7 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 7 (19.44%) Manual Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Migration
9 6 (16.67%) Microservices
9 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 5 (13.89%) Acceptance Criteria
11 4 (11.11%) SOA
11 4 (11.11%) Test Planning
12 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
12 3 (8.33%) ETL
12 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) Python
3 9 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) Java 8
5 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.33%) Groovy
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) Korn
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.56%) DBS Check
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
1 3 (8.33%) HDFS
1 3 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.33%) Ansible
2 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
1 3 (8.33%) Talend