Period
to 6 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 6 December 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 51 54
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 12 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.75% 3.01% 2.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.70% 12.50% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 15
Nottinghamshire median daily rate - £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.58% -8.82%
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -7.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 138 176 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 20.18% 24.04% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 126 127
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £401 £375
% change year-on-year -3.25% +6.80% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
10th Percentile £42.50 - £42.50
90th Percentile £47.50 - £47.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -67.00% +11.11% +8.43%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Nottinghamshire

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cucumber in Nottinghamshire

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 6 December 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
Nottingham -3 12 - - 7
Cucumber
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) QA
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 8 (66.67%) Microservices
4 7 (58.33%) Gherkin
4 7 (58.33%) SDLC
4 7 (58.33%) Postman
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 7 (58.33%) BDD
5 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (50.00%) Selenium
5 6 (50.00%) Test Management
5 6 (50.00%) Refactoring
5 6 (50.00%) Pair Programming
5 6 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (50.00%) Bug Management
6 5 (41.67%) Java
6 5 (41.67%) RESTful
6 5 (41.67%) AWS
7 4 (33.33%) REST
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Testing
7 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (33.33%) Docker
7 4 (33.33%) Cloud Native
7 4 (33.33%) API Design
7 4 (33.33%) API Testing

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 3 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Azure
2 3 (25.00%) BrowserStack
3 2 (16.67%) Trello
4 1 (8.33%) Apigee
4 1 (8.33%) GCP
4 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Postman
2 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) JIRA
4 3 (25.00%) Mocha
4 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (25.00%) Travis CI
5 2 (16.67%) Fiddler
5 2 (16.67%) Maven
6 1 (8.33%) Ant
6 1 (8.33%) DbUnit
6 1 (8.33%) Gradle
6 1 (8.33%) JMeter
6 1 (8.33%) JUnit
6 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
6 1 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Gherkin
2 5 (41.67%) RESTful
3 4 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Core
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) Jest
4 3 (25.00%) Nightwatchjs
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) Java EE
6 1 (8.33%) JAX-RS
6 1 (8.33%) JPA
6 1 (8.33%) JSF
6 1 (8.33%) Node.js
6 1 (8.33%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Microservices
3 8 (66.67%) TDD
4 7 (58.33%) BDD
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 7 (58.33%) SDLC
5 6 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (50.00%) Bug Management
5 6 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Pair Programming
5 6 (50.00%) Refactoring
5 6 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Test Management
5 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Testing
6 4 (33.33%) API Design
6 4 (33.33%) API Testing
7 3 (25.00%) SDET
8 2 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) CA
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) WSO2