The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
South West / Bristol
Rank 51 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 16 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.10% 1.91% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.80% 16.30% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 4
Median daily rate £325 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £365 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £388 £376
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

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

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
125 92 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.40% 11.69% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 67 129
Median daily rate £361 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 3
Median hourly rate £45.25 £35.00 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.28% -24.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £31.00 £42.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +12.97%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (75.86%) Selenium
2 22 (75.86%) BDD
3 19 (65.52%) Java
4 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
5 13 (44.83%) WebDriver
5 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
6 12 (41.38%) TDD
7 11 (37.93%) SOAP
7 11 (37.93%) Test Scripting
8 10 (34.48%) SDLC
8 10 (34.48%) HTML
8 10 (34.48%) CSS
8 10 (34.48%) Finance
9 9 (31.03%) QA
9 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (27.59%) jQuery
10 8 (27.59%) Spring
10 8 (27.59%) SQL
11 7 (24.14%) C#
11 7 (24.14%) Pair Programming
11 7 (24.14%) Scrum
12 6 (20.69%) Web Development
12 6 (20.69%) .NET
12 6 (20.69%) JUnit
12 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
12 6 (20.69%) REST
12 6 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (20.69%) Sass
12 6 (20.69%) Dropwizard

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (13.79%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) GitHub
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (75.86%) Selenium
2 13 (44.83%) WebDriver
3 6 (20.69%) JUnit
4 5 (17.24%) JMeter
4 5 (17.24%) Selenium IDE
4 5 (17.24%) SoapUI
5 4 (13.79%) Mockito
6 3 (10.34%) Maven
7 2 (6.90%) Capybara
7 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.90%) git-flow
7 2 (6.90%) HP UFT
7 2 (6.90%) RSpec
7 2 (6.90%) Sahi
7 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
7 2 (6.90%) Subversion
7 2 (6.90%) TestComplete
7 2 (6.90%) WATIR
8 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
2 5 (17.24%) Electronics
2 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
2 5 (17.24%) Marketing
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
2 5 (17.24%) Retail Banking
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
1 10 (34.48%) Tester
2 8 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Automation Tester
3 5 (17.24%) QA Tester
3 5 (17.24%) Software QA Tester
3 5 (17.24%) Software Tester
3 5 (17.24%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Java Automation Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (6.90%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) SOAP
2 10 (34.48%) CSS
2 10 (34.48%) HTML
3 8 (27.59%) jQuery
3 8 (27.59%) Spring
4 6 (20.69%) .NET
4 6 (20.69%) Dropwizard
4 6 (20.69%) REST
4 6 (20.69%) Sass
5 5 (17.24%) JSON
6 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
6 4 (13.79%) CSS3
6 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
6 4 (13.79%) HTML5
6 4 (13.79%) RESTful
6 4 (13.79%) Spring MVC
6 4 (13.79%) Web Services
7 3 (10.34%) JDBC
8 2 (6.90%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) W3C
2 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
1 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (75.86%) BDD
3 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
4 12 (41.38%) TDD
5 11 (37.93%) Test Scripting
6 10 (34.48%) SDLC
7 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (24.14%) Pair Programming
8 7 (24.14%) Scrum
9 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
9 6 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (20.69%) Web Development
10 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (17.24%) Compatibility Testing
10 5 (17.24%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 5 (17.24%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
10 5 (17.24%) Programme Management
11 4 (13.79%) Content Management
11 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 7 (24.14%) C#
5 5 (17.24%) Python
6 4 (13.79%) Ruby
7 2 (6.90%) Scala
8 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) SAP
2 4 (13.79%) ATG
2 4 (13.79%) hybris
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
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