Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 138 108
Rank change year-on-year +43 -30 +23
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 68 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.20% 0.15% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.26% 0.66% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 2 2
Surrey median daily rate £473 £430 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.88% +6.17% +4.18%
10th Percentile £375 £388 £398
90th Percentile £526 £478 £413
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +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 663 609 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.44% 22.08% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 484 224
Surrey median daily rate £475 £475 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.38% -4.46%
10th Percentile £356 £337 £319
90th Percentile £595 £585 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £402
% change year-on-year +2.86% +8.97% +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 22
Surrey median hourly rate £53.75 £46.25 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.22% +12.80% -8.89%
10th Percentile £48.38 £38.73 £37.50
90th Percentile £58.13 £51.68 £42.45
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% -6.82%

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

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cucumber in Surrey

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 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
Reigate - 10 £475 - 3
Staines - 8 £425 -
Redhill - 8 £500 -
Sunbury-on-Thames +1 6 £388 -
Woking - 5 £463 -
Guildford - 3 £550 -
Cucumber
South East

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

1 60 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (73.53%) Test Automation
3 44 (64.71%) QA
4 37 (54.41%) Protractor
5 32 (47.06%) BDD
6 30 (44.12%) Java
7 29 (42.65%) Node.js
8 27 (39.71%) CSS
8 27 (39.71%) BrowserStack
9 26 (38.24%) AngularJS
10 25 (36.76%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (36.76%) Selenium
11 24 (35.29%) Docker
12 23 (33.82%) Sass
12 23 (33.82%) Confluence
12 23 (33.82%) Scrum
13 22 (32.35%) Git (software)
14 21 (30.88%) JIRA
15 20 (29.41%) Maven
16 19 (27.94%) Jenkins
17 18 (26.47%) User Experience
18 17 (25.00%) Jasmine
18 17 (25.00%) Atlassian
19 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
19 16 (23.53%) Visual Studio Team System
19 16 (23.53%) Front End Development
20 15 (22.06%) Travis CI
20 15 (22.06%) Test Scripting
20 15 (22.06%) WebDriver
21 14 (20.59%) QA Automation

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 23 (33.82%) Confluence
2 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 27 (39.71%) BrowserStack
2 12 (17.65%) Lucidchart
3 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (11.76%) GitHub
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.94%) HBase
1 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (2.94%) Redis
2 1 (1.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (54.41%) Protractor
2 25 (36.76%) Selenium
3 22 (32.35%) Git (software)
4 21 (30.88%) JIRA
5 20 (29.41%) Maven
6 19 (27.94%) Jenkins
7 17 (25.00%) Jasmine
8 16 (23.53%) Visual Studio Team System
9 15 (22.06%) Travis CI
9 15 (22.06%) WebDriver
10 13 (19.12%) JMeter
10 13 (19.12%) SoapUI
10 13 (19.12%) SonarQube
11 9 (13.24%) GitLab
11 9 (13.24%) JUnit
12 7 (10.29%) Appium
13 6 (8.82%) Gradle
13 6 (8.82%) gulp
14 5 (7.35%) Karma Test Runner
14 5 (7.35%) Mocha
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Banking
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
2 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (41.18%) Developer
2 20 (29.41%) Tester
3 18 (26.47%) Angular Developer
4 14 (20.59%) Automation Tester
4 14 (20.59%) Node.js Developer
5 13 (19.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (19.12%) QA Tester
6 8 (11.76%) QA Automation Tester
7 5 (7.35%) Automation Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Consultant
8 4 (5.88%) Development Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior QA Tester
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Tester
8 4 (5.88%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Test Development Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (42.65%) Node.js
2 27 (39.71%) CSS
3 26 (38.24%) AngularJS
4 23 (33.82%) Sass
5 13 (19.12%) Gherkin
6 9 (13.24%) Angular 2
7 5 (7.35%) Chai
7 5 (7.35%) REST
7 5 (7.35%) Web Services
8 2 (2.94%) React Native
8 2 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.94%) SOAP
9 1 (1.47%) CSS3
9 1 (1.47%) Enzyme
9 1 (1.47%) HTML
9 1 (1.47%) Jest
9 1 (1.47%) RESTful
9 1 (1.47%) Spring
9 1 (1.47%) Spring Boot
9 1 (1.47%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) User Experience
2 4 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (73.53%) Test Automation
3 32 (47.06%) BDD
4 25 (36.76%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (33.82%) Scrum
6 16 (23.53%) Front End Development
7 15 (22.06%) Test Scripting
8 14 (20.59%) DevOps
8 14 (20.59%) QA Automation
9 13 (19.12%) Open Source
9 13 (19.12%) OWASP
10 11 (16.18%) API Testing
10 11 (16.18%) Defect Management
10 11 (16.18%) Performance Testing
10 11 (16.18%) User Stories
11 10 (14.71%) Traceability Matrix
12 9 (13.24%) Functional Testing
12 9 (13.24%) Integration Testing
12 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
12 9 (13.24%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) Java
2 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.35%) Ruby
4 4 (5.88%) SQL
5 2 (2.94%) Apple Swift
5 2 (2.94%) ES6
5 2 (2.94%) Go
5 2 (2.94%) Groovy
6 1 (1.47%) C#
6 1 (1.47%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (2.94%) Degree
1 2 (2.94%) Master's Degree
1 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) ISEB
2 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (64.71%) QA
System Software
1 24 (35.29%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft