Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 51 61
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 +15
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 14 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.05% 2.98% 2.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.91% 13.73% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 12
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £475 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £320 £369 £328
90th Percentile £525 £488 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £401 £411 £400
% change year-on-year -2.61% +2.81% +14.29%
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 177 204 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 25.92% 21.73% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 137 112
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% +21.09%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £306
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £45.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year -65.56% +9.09% +26.92%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 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 -5 14 £475 +15.15% 7
Cucumber
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 12 (85.71%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) Maven
4 9 (64.29%) BDD
4 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
5 8 (57.14%) Selenium
5 8 (57.14%) TDD
6 7 (50.00%) Spring
6 7 (50.00%) Ansible
7 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
7 6 (42.86%) Puppet
7 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (42.86%) JMeter
7 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
8 5 (35.71%) Web Services
8 5 (35.71%) HTML
8 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (35.71%) Swagger
9 4 (28.57%) React
9 4 (28.57%) Gradle
9 4 (28.57%) DevOps
9 4 (28.57%) RESTful
9 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
9 4 (28.57%) Node.js

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 (21.43%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (21.43%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (21.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (21.43%) OpenShift
3 3 (21.43%) Tricentis Tosca
4 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Maven
2 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
3 8 (57.14%) Selenium
4 6 (42.86%) JMeter
5 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 4 (28.57%) Gradle
5 4 (28.57%) Subversion
6 3 (21.43%) Artifactory
6 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (21.43%) Bitbucket
6 3 (21.43%) DbUnit
6 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
6 3 (21.43%) JIRA
6 3 (21.43%) JUnit
6 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
7 2 (14.29%) QF-Test
7 2 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (7.14%) Gatling
8 1 (7.14%) Protractor
8 1 (7.14%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer in Test
2 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) Swagger
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) Node.js
4 4 (28.57%) React
4 4 (28.57%) REST
4 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 3 (21.43%) Apache Camel
5 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
5 3 (21.43%) Java EE
5 3 (21.43%) JAX-RS
5 3 (21.43%) JPA
5 3 (21.43%) JSF
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (14.29%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) BDD
4 8 (57.14%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (28.57%) DevOps
7 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) Web Development
8 3 (21.43%) ATDD
8 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 3 (21.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
8 3 (21.43%) Release Management
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) SDET
8 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (21.43%) User Stories
9 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Groovy
4 2 (14.29%) Jython
5 1 (7.14%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
2 2 (14.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Ansible
2 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (42.86%) Puppet
3 3 (21.43%) Kubernetes
3 3 (21.43%) OpenView
3 3 (21.43%) SCOM
3 3 (21.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Google
1 3 (21.43%) HP
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) SAP