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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 57 51 66
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 15 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.75% 2.49% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.63% 14.84% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 3
Median daily rate £450 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £371 £341
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +8.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
96 155 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.23% 16.79% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 110 82
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.39 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.99% +6.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

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 28 June 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 34 (82.93%) Ruby
2 31 (75.61%) Capybara
3 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (60.98%) SQL
4 25 (60.98%) Git (software)
5 21 (51.22%) SpecFlow
5 21 (51.22%) Java
6 19 (46.34%) JUnit
7 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
7 16 (39.02%) HTML
7 16 (39.02%) JIRA
8 15 (36.59%) WATIR
8 15 (36.59%) Selenium
8 15 (36.59%) Test Automation
8 15 (36.59%) Python
9 14 (34.15%) C#
9 14 (34.15%) MongoDB
9 14 (34.15%) Open Source
10 13 (31.71%) RSpec
10 13 (31.71%) WebDriver
10 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
10 13 (31.71%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (31.71%) GitHub
10 13 (31.71%) Sass
10 13 (31.71%) Relational Database
10 13 (31.71%) Scala
10 13 (31.71%) Visualisation
10 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
10 13 (31.71%) Unit Testing
10 13 (31.71%) Integration Testing

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 12 (29.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) GitHub
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) MongoDB
2 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
2 13 (31.71%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (31.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) GIS
Development Applications
1 31 (75.61%) Capybara
2 25 (60.98%) Git (software)
3 21 (51.22%) SpecFlow
4 19 (46.34%) JUnit
5 16 (39.02%) JIRA
6 15 (36.59%) Selenium
6 15 (36.59%) WATIR
7 13 (31.71%) git-flow
7 13 (31.71%) RSpec
7 13 (31.71%) Subversion
7 13 (31.71%) WebDriver
8 5 (12.20%) Mockito
9 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
9 4 (9.76%) PhantomJS
10 2 (4.88%) Appium
10 2 (4.88%) Protractor
10 2 (4.88%) Robotium
10 2 (4.88%) Xcode
11 1 (2.44%) HP UFT
11 1 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 3 (7.32%) Electronics
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
1 3 (7.32%) Games
1 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
1 3 (7.32%) Marketing
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) Test Engineer
3 14 (34.15%) Test Automation Engineer
4 10 (24.39%) Ruby Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Agile Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Developer in Test
5 7 (17.07%) Test Automation Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Test Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Test Automation Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Test Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) QA Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) QA Test Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) HTML
2 13 (31.71%) CSS
2 13 (31.71%) Dropwizard
2 13 (31.71%) Ruby on Rails
2 13 (31.71%) Sass
3 11 (26.83%) Behat
4 7 (17.07%) .NET
5 5 (12.20%) Spring
6 4 (9.76%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (9.76%) jQuery
7 3 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (7.32%) Spring Boot
7 3 (7.32%) Thymeleaf
8 2 (4.88%) REST
8 2 (4.88%) SOAP
9 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.44%) JSP
9 1 (2.44%) Struts
9 1 (2.44%) Web Services
9 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
1 13 (31.71%) Mac OS X
1 13 (31.71%) Unix
2 2 (4.88%) Android
2 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) Test Automation
3 14 (34.15%) Open Source
4 13 (31.71%) Configuration Management
4 13 (31.71%) Integration Testing
4 13 (31.71%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (31.71%) Unit Testing
4 13 (31.71%) Web Design
4 13 (31.71%) Web Development
5 12 (29.27%) Data Migration
5 12 (29.27%) ETL
5 12 (29.27%) Migration
6 8 (19.51%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (19.51%) OO
6 8 (19.51%) Software Delivery
6 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
7 7 (17.07%) Automated Testing
8 6 (14.63%) BDD
9 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) Ruby
2 25 (60.98%) SQL
3 21 (51.22%) Java
4 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
5 15 (36.59%) Python
6 14 (34.15%) C#
7 13 (31.71%) Scala
8 1 (2.44%) Groovy
8 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) ISEB
3 8 (19.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Rally
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 3 (7.32%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) HP
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