Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 58 55
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 +20
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 20 26 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.81% 2.75% 3.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 14.29% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 21
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -8.82% -
10th Percentile £320 £359 £320
90th Percentile £525 £483 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £389 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +0.32% -8.82% -
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 160 182 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 22.50% 19.24% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 123 116
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £306
90th Percentile £538 £488 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +84.44%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 14 November 2018. 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 -1 20 £425 +9.68% 5
Cucumber
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (65.00%) Maven
4 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (60.00%) BDD
6 10 (50.00%) Gherkin
6 10 (50.00%) Ansible
6 10 (50.00%) Web Services
6 10 (50.00%) Spring
6 10 (50.00%) Selenium
7 9 (45.00%) TDD
7 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
7 9 (45.00%) JMeter
7 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (45.00%) Puppet
7 9 (45.00%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (40.00%) CSS
8 8 (40.00%) HTML
8 8 (40.00%) Web Development
9 7 (35.00%) Java EE
9 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
9 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (35.00%) Gradle
9 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
9 7 (35.00%) DevOps
9 7 (35.00%) Mentoring

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 5 (25.00%) JBoss
2 4 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (20.00%) OpenShift
3 4 (20.00%) Tricentis Tosca
4 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (65.00%) Maven
3 10 (50.00%) Selenium
4 9 (45.00%) JMeter
5 7 (35.00%) Gradle
6 6 (30.00%) Bitbucket
7 5 (25.00%) DbUnit
7 5 (25.00%) JIRA
7 5 (25.00%) JUnit
7 5 (25.00%) SoapUI
8 4 (20.00%) Artifactory
8 4 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (20.00%) HP UFT
8 4 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (20.00%) Subversion
9 3 (15.00%) Protractor
10 2 (10.00%) QF-Test
10 2 (10.00%) SOAtest
10 2 (10.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Developer in Test
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Java Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Technical Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Lead DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Leader
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 10 (50.00%) Spring
1 10 (50.00%) Web Services
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) Java EE
3 7 (35.00%) Node.js
3 7 (35.00%) Swagger
4 5 (25.00%) Apache Camel
4 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (25.00%) JPA
4 5 (25.00%) JSF
4 5 (25.00%) React
4 5 (25.00%) RESTful
5 4 (20.00%) JAX-RS
5 4 (20.00%) SOAP
6 3 (15.00%) REST
7 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.00%) JSON
7 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) BDD
4 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (45.00%) System Integration Testing
4 9 (45.00%) TDD
5 8 (40.00%) Web Development
6 7 (35.00%) DevOps
6 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
6 7 (35.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (20.00%) ATDD
9 4 (20.00%) Pair Programming
9 4 (20.00%) Release Management
9 4 (20.00%) User Stories
10 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (15.00%) Scrum
10 3 (15.00%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.00%) Java 8
6 2 (10.00%) Groovy
6 2 (10.00%) Jython
7 1 (5.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
1 4 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Ansible
2 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (45.00%) Puppet
3 4 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (20.00%) OpenView
3 4 (20.00%) SCOM
3 4 (20.00%) ZABBIX
4 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) Google
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.00%) SAP