The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 22 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 3.30% 1.32% -
As % of the Development Applications category 20.69% 10.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £588 £305 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £383 £330
% change year-on-year
-1.30% +15.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
Cucumber
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Development Applications Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
29 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 15.93% 12.33% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 10
Average daily rate £471 £305 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.50% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £298 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.85 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.10% -1.33%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cucumber across the Bradford region.

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) NUnit
1 10 (100.00%) Google
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
1 10 (100.00%) Android
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) Node.js
1 10 (100.00%) REST
1 10 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 10 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 10 (100.00%) Swagger
2 9 (90.00%) Microservices
2 9 (90.00%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) SOA
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) Retail
4 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) IaaS
4 5 (50.00%) SaaS

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (50.00%) IaaS
2 5 (50.00%) PaaS
2 5 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
1 10 (100.00%) NUnit
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Architect
1 10 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 10 (100.00%) REST
1 10 (100.00%) Swagger
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Express
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Microservices
2 6 (60.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Google
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle