Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 71 101
Rank change year-on-year -23 +30 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 25 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.49% 1.24% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.91% 11.36% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Milton Keynes median daily rate £314 £385 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.51% +20.31% -
10th Percentile £287 £348 £307
90th Percentile £433 £530 £344
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £325 £386 £320
% change year-on-year -15.86% +20.70% -
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 316 132 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 18.89% 10.93% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 73 76
Milton Keynes median daily rate £430 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.62% +7.41% -15.63%
10th Percentile £313 £291 £279
90th Percentile £594 £513 £474
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £436 £356 £338
% change year-on-year +22.46% +5.56% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £50.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +207.69% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £35.08 £42.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -17.47% +161.54% -61.76%

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

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cucumber in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 24 (96.00%) Selenium
1 24 (96.00%) Test Automation
2 20 (80.00%) Java
3 19 (76.00%) WebDriver
4 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (64.00%) SQL
5 16 (64.00%) JIRA
6 15 (60.00%) QA
6 15 (60.00%) TDD
7 14 (56.00%) Git (software)
8 13 (52.00%) Confluence
8 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (52.00%) SOAP
8 13 (52.00%) REST
8 13 (52.00%) Jenkins
8 13 (52.00%) Bitbucket
9 12 (48.00%) Docker
9 12 (48.00%) Apple iOS
9 12 (48.00%) Apple Swift
9 12 (48.00%) Web Services
9 12 (48.00%) Android
10 11 (44.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (44.00%) Windows
10 11 (44.00%) Mac OS X
10 11 (44.00%) Internet
10 11 (44.00%) Appium
11 10 (40.00%) Mobile App
11 10 (40.00%) Open Source
12 9 (36.00%) BDD
13 8 (32.00%) Redis

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 13 (52.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (32.00%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Redis
2 4 (16.00%) Big Data
3 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (96.00%) Selenium
2 19 (76.00%) WebDriver
3 16 (64.00%) JIRA
4 14 (56.00%) Git (software)
5 13 (52.00%) Bitbucket
5 13 (52.00%) Jenkins
6 11 (44.00%) Appium
6 11 (44.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (20.00%) Calabash
8 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
8 3 (12.00%) Jasmine
8 3 (12.00%) NUnit
8 3 (12.00%) PhantomJS
8 3 (12.00%) SpecFlow
8 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
9 2 (8.00%) Protractor
10 1 (4.00%) GitLab
10 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Retail
4 3 (12.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Tester
2 16 (64.00%) Automation Tester
3 11 (44.00%) QA Tester
4 10 (40.00%) QA Automation Tester
5 5 (20.00%) Java Automation Tester
5 5 (20.00%) QA Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Automation Tester
5 5 (20.00%) Senior QA Tester
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Tester
6 4 (16.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) JIRA Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) REST
1 13 (52.00%) SOAP
2 12 (48.00%) Web Services
3 4 (16.00%) JSON
3 4 (16.00%) RESTful
4 3 (12.00%) .NET
5 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.00%) Gherkin
5 2 (8.00%) Node.js
5 2 (8.00%) Spring Boot
5 2 (8.00%) XML
6 1 (4.00%) HTML
6 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Android
1 12 (48.00%) Apple iOS
2 11 (44.00%) Mac OS X
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) TDD
4 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (40.00%) Open Source
6 9 (36.00%) BDD
7 8 (32.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 7 (28.00%) Functional Testing
9 5 (20.00%) QA Automation
9 5 (20.00%) SDLC
10 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
11 3 (12.00%) API Testing
11 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (12.00%) Data Entry
11 3 (12.00%) DevOps
11 3 (12.00%) Manual Testing
11 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
11 3 (12.00%) Scrum
11 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) Apple Swift
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) Ruby
5 5 (20.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) HP