Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 122 128
Rank change year-on-year -19 +6 +1
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 4 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.15% 0.39% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 2.22% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 9
Surrey median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £373 £406 £310
90th Percentile £478 £486 £419
South East median daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 632 405 458
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.92% 17.62% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 281 331
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £333 £313 £306
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 9
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +28.57%
10th Percentile £14.80 £37.50 £35.00
90th Percentile £50.60 £46.00 £52.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Surrey

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cucumber in Surrey

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 Surrey region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) GitHub
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) HBase
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) HDFS
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
3 1 (25.00%) Kafka
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (25.00%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) TestNG
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Kafka
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (25.00%) TinkerPop
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (25.00%) HP