Period
to 22 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 87 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +107
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 24 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.50% 0.87% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 5.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £314 - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £325 - -
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 312 215 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 19.55% 15.65% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 91 71
Milton Keynes median daily rate £449 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.21% +3.70% -10.00%
10th Percentile £306 £293 £288
90th Percentile £559 £538 £475
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £449 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +28.21% +3.70% -6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £25.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £28.00 £55.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -49.09% +42.86% -4.94%

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 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cucumber in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, 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 21 (87.50%) Selenium
1 21 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 18 (75.00%) Java
3 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (62.50%) QA
4 15 (62.50%) JIRA
5 14 (58.33%) WebDriver
5 14 (58.33%) SQL
6 12 (50.00%) TDD
7 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
8 9 (37.50%) Finance
8 9 (37.50%) SOAP
8 9 (37.50%) REST
8 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
9 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
9 8 (33.33%) Bitbucket
9 8 (33.33%) Docker
9 8 (33.33%) QA Automation
9 8 (33.33%) Web Services
9 8 (33.33%) Confluence
9 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
9 8 (33.33%) Android
10 7 (29.17%) Internet
10 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (29.17%) Apple Swift
11 6 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 6 (25.00%) Sauce Labs
11 6 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (25.00%) Appium
11 6 (25.00%) BDD

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 8 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (25.00%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Redis
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (87.50%) Selenium
2 15 (62.50%) JIRA
3 14 (58.33%) WebDriver
4 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
5 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 8 (33.33%) Bitbucket
7 6 (25.00%) Appium
7 6 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (8.33%) Calabash
8 2 (8.33%) Jasmine
8 2 (8.33%) Protractor
9 1 (4.17%) Capybara
9 1 (4.17%) GitLab
9 1 (4.17%) Gradle
9 1 (4.17%) JUnit
9 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Tester
2 11 (45.83%) Automation Tester
3 8 (33.33%) QA Tester
4 7 (29.17%) QA Automation Tester
4 7 (29.17%) QA Engineer
5 6 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Java Automation Tester
6 4 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Java Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
8 2 (8.33%) Senior QA Tester
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Tester
8 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
9 1 (4.17%) Agile Tester
9 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (4.17%) Functional Tester
9 1 (4.17%) Java Programmer
9 1 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) REST
1 9 (37.50%) SOAP
2 8 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) .NET
4 3 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (8.33%) Node.js
5 2 (8.33%) Spring
5 2 (8.33%) Spring Boot
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
6 1 (4.17%) JSON
6 1 (4.17%) RAML
6 1 (4.17%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Android
1 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 6 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (33.33%) QA Automation
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (25.00%) BDD
6 6 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Open Source
8 4 (16.67%) API Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Scrum
8 4 (16.67%) SDET
9 3 (12.50%) DevOps
9 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 3 (12.50%) SDLC
10 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.33%) Kanban
10 2 (8.33%) OO
10 2 (8.33%) OOP
10 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Apple Swift
4 4 (16.67%) Ruby
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.33%) Java 8
6 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.17%) Java 9
7 1 (4.17%) Python
7 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (62.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Xamarin