Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 18 November 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.

Cucumber
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 35 57
Rank change year-on-year -39 +22 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 12 52 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.63% 7.23% 2.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.41% 24.88% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 48 15
Oxford median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £350 £310 £409
90th Percentile £582 £605 £515
Oxfordshire median daily rate £444 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -6.58% +5.56% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire 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 Oxford with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 222 209 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 30.20% 29.07% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 162 126
Oxford median daily rate £495 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88% +17.24%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £259
90th Percentile £605 £538 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £412
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.22% +6.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Oxford median hourly rate £55.00 - £45.00
10th Percentile £32.50 - £22.25
90th Percentile £77.50 - £50.50
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £55.00 £40.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +35.80% -10.00% +87.50%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Oxford

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cucumber in Oxford

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Oxford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cucumber in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 10 (83.33%) Maven
1 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 9 (75.00%) Docker
2 9 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (66.67%) Amazon S3
3 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (66.67%) Puppet
3 8 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (66.67%) Artifactory
3 8 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (66.67%) Terraform
3 8 (66.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (66.67%) Serverless
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) JUnit
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) JBoss
6 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (25.00%) Task Automation
7 3 (25.00%) TDD
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Spring
7 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (25.00%) Open Source

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) Confluence
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon S3
1 8 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 8 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
1 8 (66.67%) Serverless
2 2 (16.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Maven
2 8 (66.67%) Artifactory
2 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (66.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) Mockito
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (8.33%) JMeter
5 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
5 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (16.67%) Hystrix
2 2 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) JSP
3 1 (8.33%) JSTL
3 1 (8.33%) React
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 9 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) Task Automation
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
6 2 (16.67%) BPEL
6 2 (16.67%) BPMN
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Kanban
6 2 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Puppet
1 8 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) HP