Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow with a requirement for Gherkin skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Gherkin over the 6 months to 19 February 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.

Gherkin
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 44 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - -
Contract jobs citing Gherkin 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 0.28% 2.61% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.93% 6.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Hounslow median daily rate £540 £411 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.55% - -
West London median daily rate £425 £425 £431
% change year-on-year - -1.45% +18.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate - - -

Gherkin is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 107 129 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 29.72% 42.02% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 92 18
Hounslow median daily rate £525 £525 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.37% +4.69%
10th Percentile £340 £313 £289
90th Percentile £601 £590 £475
West London median daily rate £475 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - £21.75 -
West London median hourly rate £47.00 £26.24 £27.50
% change year-on-year +79.13% -4.59% -36.05%

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

Job postings citing Gherkin as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hounslow.

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Hounslow

Gherkin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gherkin in Hounslow

Gherkin
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Chiswick - 1 £540 -
Gherkin
West London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Gherkin 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Software Development

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Product Owner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall