Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 20 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - +31 -21
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 3 0 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.63% - 5.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.90% - 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 25
Southampton median daily rate £388 - £313
10th Percentile £324 - £234
90th Percentile £406 - £388
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £400 £370
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% +11.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire 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 Southampton with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 77 61 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.28% 12.25% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 85
Southampton median daily rate £388 £425 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +24.09% -0.72%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £275
90th Percentile £525 £515 £408
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £389 £360
% change year-on-year -0.32% +7.99% +2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 10
Southampton median hourly rate £45.39 £39.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.38% -6.02% -2.35%
10th Percentile £42.05 £37.00 £35.88
90th Percentile £50.87 £41.00 £47.57
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Southampton

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cucumber in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) API Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Gatling

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Gatling
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) API Testing
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript