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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 68 - 68
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.67% - 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.94% - 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £381
% change year-on-year - -1.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 -

Cucumber is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 127 66 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 17.12% 8.88% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 41 46
Median daily rate £350 £325 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -21.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Cucumber as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

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

1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) QA
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) VB
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
5 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) HP UFT
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) Spanish Language
6 2 (22.22%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Android
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) User Stories
6 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Calabash
6 2 (22.22%) Appium
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) QA Automation

Cucumber
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) Appium
3 2 (22.22%) Calabash
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 1 (11.11%) Genymotion
4 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Development Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) QA Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Development Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) IVR
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) QA Automation
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VB
3 3 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) ES6
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Avaya
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