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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 55 62 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 11 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.48% 1.22% 1.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.73% 11.63% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 9
Median daily rate £363 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £336 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 - £34.25
Cucumber
South West

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
113 86 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 15.23% 10.50% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 63 120
Median daily rate £363 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 11
Median hourly rate £42.25 £41.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% -13.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 £37.50 £46.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 20 (74.07%) Java
1 20 (74.07%) BDD
2 19 (70.37%) Test Automation
3 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (59.26%) Selenium
5 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (48.15%) TDD
7 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
7 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
8 11 (40.74%) C#
8 11 (40.74%) Ruby
9 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
9 9 (33.33%) Pair Programming
9 9 (33.33%) HTML
9 9 (33.33%) CSS
9 9 (33.33%) QA
9 9 (33.33%) SpecFlow
9 9 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
10 8 (29.63%) SDLC
11 7 (25.93%) jQuery
11 7 (25.93%) WebDriver
11 7 (25.93%) Web Services
11 7 (25.93%) Python
11 7 (25.93%) Spring
12 6 (22.22%) Objective-C
12 6 (22.22%) SOAP
12 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
12 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (22.22%) Web Development
12 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design

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 (14.81%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
1 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Selenium
2 9 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 7 (25.93%) WebDriver
4 5 (18.52%) JUnit
5 3 (11.11%) Maven
5 3 (11.11%) Mockito
5 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
6 2 (7.41%) Appium
6 2 (7.41%) Capybara
6 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
6 2 (7.41%) git-flow
6 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
6 2 (7.41%) Protractor
6 2 (7.41%) Robotium
6 2 (7.41%) RSpec
6 2 (7.41%) Sahi
6 2 (7.41%) Subversion
6 2 (7.41%) TestComplete
6 2 (7.41%) WATIR
6 2 (7.41%) Xcode
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Electronics
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
1 9 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Test Automation Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) QA Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Software QA Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Software Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Lead
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.41%) QA Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) CSS
1 9 (33.33%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) jQuery
2 7 (25.93%) Spring
2 7 (25.93%) Web Services
3 6 (22.22%) Dropwizard
3 6 (22.22%) SOAP
4 5 (18.52%) JSON
4 5 (18.52%) Sass
5 4 (14.81%) .NET
5 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
5 4 (14.81%) CSS3
5 4 (14.81%) HTML5
5 4 (14.81%) RESTful
6 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 3 (11.11%) JDBC
6 3 (11.11%) REST
6 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Gherkin
7 2 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) W3C
2 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Android
1 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) BDD
2 19 (70.37%) Test Automation
3 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (48.15%) TDD
6 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
7 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 9 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
7 9 (33.33%) Pair Programming
8 8 (29.63%) SDLC
9 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (22.22%) Web Development
10 5 (18.52%) Scrum
10 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
11 4 (14.81%) Content Management
11 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (14.81%) Kanban
11 4 (14.81%) Open Source
11 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 11 (40.74%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) Ruby
4 7 (25.93%) Python
5 6 (22.22%) Objective-C
6 4 (14.81%) SQL
7 2 (7.41%) Scala
8 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) ATG
1 4 (14.81%) hybris
2 3 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
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