Period
to 23 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 23 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 98 90
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 7 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.65% 1.08% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.74% 5.52% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate - £325 -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 187 308 244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 17.41% 19.48% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 146 107
Milton Keynes median daily rate £444 £438 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +20.69% +7.81%
10th Percentile £318 £313 £293
90th Percentile £564 £550 £506
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £440 £370
% change year-on-year -0.57% +18.92% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £46.67 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.68% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £43.75 £46.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -4.89% -16.36% +42.86%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Milton Keynes

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cucumber in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Confluence
2 5 (71.43%) JSON
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) Java 8
4 3 (42.86%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (42.86%) API Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) ATM
4 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) JMeter
5 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) nginx
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) SDET

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (71.43%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) nginx
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
3 3 (42.86%) Maven
3 3 (42.86%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) Gatling
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) JMeter
4 2 (28.57%) Sikuli
4 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (14.29%) Protractor
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Development Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Development Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Payments Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) API Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) SDET
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Java 8
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Control-M