Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 141 112
Rank change year-on-year +29 -29 +20
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 57 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.74% 0.15% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.02% 0.70% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 3 10
Surrey median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £405 £373 £363
90th Percentile £529 £478 £477
South East median daily rate £445 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +4.71% -5.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.25 - -

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 711 573 435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.73% 21.18% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 462 308
Surrey median daily rate £478 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.30% +4.71% +3.03%
10th Percentile £350 £340 £313
90th Percentile £597 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 23
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% -8.89%
10th Percentile £38.88 £14.65 £38.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018. 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
Redhill - 8 £500 - 2
Staines - 8 £431 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 5 £388 - 1
Reigate - 5 £513 - 1
Camberley - 4 £500 -
Guildford - 3 £550 - 1
Woking - 2 £463 - 1
Weybridge - 1 £375 -
Cucumber
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 52 (91.23%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (73.68%) Test Automation
3 33 (57.89%) QA
4 32 (56.14%) BDD
5 31 (54.39%) Protractor
6 29 (50.88%) Java
7 24 (42.11%) Node.js
8 23 (40.35%) AngularJS
9 21 (36.84%) CSS
9 21 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (35.09%) Scrum
11 18 (31.58%) Sass
12 17 (29.82%) User Experience
13 16 (28.07%) BrowserStack
14 15 (26.32%) Selenium
14 15 (26.32%) JIRA
14 15 (26.32%) Jasmine
15 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
15 14 (24.56%) Finance
16 13 (22.81%) Travis CI
16 13 (22.81%) Docker
16 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
16 13 (22.81%) Test Scripting
16 13 (22.81%) Confluence
17 12 (21.05%) DevOps
18 11 (19.30%) Jenkins
18 11 (19.30%) Front End Development
18 11 (19.30%) API Testing
18 11 (19.30%) TDD
19 10 (17.54%) Non-Functional Testing

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 13 (22.81%) Confluence
2 5 (8.77%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
3 3 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (5.26%) GemFire
4 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 16 (28.07%) BrowserStack
2 10 (17.54%) Lucidchart
3 9 (15.79%) GitHub
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) HBase
2 6 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.26%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.75%) Big Data
4 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.75%) Redis
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (54.39%) Protractor
2 15 (26.32%) Jasmine
2 15 (26.32%) JIRA
2 15 (26.32%) Selenium
3 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
4 13 (22.81%) Travis CI
5 11 (19.30%) Jenkins
6 9 (15.79%) Maven
7 8 (14.04%) SoapUI
7 8 (14.04%) WebDriver
8 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (10.53%) Appium
9 6 (10.53%) JMeter
10 5 (8.77%) GitLab
10 5 (8.77%) Gradle
10 5 (8.77%) gulp
10 5 (8.77%) JBehave
10 5 (8.77%) JUnit
10 5 (8.77%) SonarQube
11 4 (7.02%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Angular Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Node.js Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (14.04%) Tester
5 6 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Automation Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Automation Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Test Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Automation Tester
7 4 (7.02%) Development Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Java Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) QA Tester
7 4 (7.02%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Test Development Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.11%) Node.js
2 23 (40.35%) AngularJS
3 21 (36.84%) CSS
4 18 (31.58%) Sass
5 9 (15.79%) Angular 2
6 8 (14.04%) Gherkin
7 6 (10.53%) RESTful
8 5 (8.77%) REST
9 4 (7.02%) JSON
9 4 (7.02%) Kafka
10 3 (5.26%) Chai
10 3 (5.26%) Middleware
10 3 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (5.26%) Spring
10 3 (5.26%) Spring Cloud
11 2 (3.51%) CSS3
11 2 (3.51%) HTML
11 2 (3.51%) SOAP
12 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (1.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) User Experience
2 9 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Linux
1 3 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (91.23%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (73.68%) Test Automation
3 32 (56.14%) BDD
4 21 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (35.09%) Scrum
6 13 (22.81%) Test Scripting
7 12 (21.05%) DevOps
8 11 (19.30%) API Testing
8 11 (19.30%) Front End Development
8 11 (19.30%) TDD
9 10 (17.54%) ATDD
9 10 (17.54%) Non-Functional Testing
9 10 (17.54%) SDET
10 9 (15.79%) OO
11 8 (14.04%) Kanban
12 7 (12.28%) Manual Testing
12 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
12 7 (12.28%) QA Automation
12 7 (12.28%) User Stories
13 6 (10.53%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) Java
2 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.26%) C#
3 3 (5.26%) Ruby
3 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.51%) Groovy
4 2 (3.51%) SQL
5 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) ES6
5 1 (1.75%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.75%) HND
2 1 (1.75%) ISEB
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.75%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (57.89%) QA
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) Docker
2 8 (14.04%) HDFS
3 3 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Atlassian
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) Apple
3 1 (1.75%) ArcSight
3 1 (1.75%) Google
3 1 (1.75%) Wrike