The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 16 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 44 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.60% 0.32% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 47.83% 1.72% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 1 0
Average daily rate £356 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
Cucumber
South Wales

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

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
92 58 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.17% 18.71% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 45 18
Average daily rate £350 £470 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 60 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (78.46%) Java
3 47 (72.31%) OO
3 47 (72.31%) Selenium
4 42 (64.62%) TDD
5 40 (61.54%) RESTful
6 38 (58.46%) jQuery
6 38 (58.46%) Software Engineering
7 37 (56.92%) SQL
8 35 (53.85%) Unix
9 33 (50.77%) Perl
10 28 (43.08%) Legal
11 27 (41.54%) MongoDB
12 25 (38.46%) NoSQL
12 25 (38.46%) Scala
12 25 (38.46%) Mojolicious
13 24 (36.92%) Go
13 24 (36.92%) Kafka
13 24 (36.92%) Redis
14 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
15 20 (30.77%) CSS
15 20 (30.77%) BDD
16 17 (26.15%) Git (software)
16 17 (26.15%) Elasticsearch
16 17 (26.15%) OAuth2
17 16 (24.62%) HTML
18 14 (21.54%) Web Services
18 14 (21.54%) MVC
18 14 (21.54%) Scrum
18 14 (21.54%) Gherkin

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 17 (26.15%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.62%) Confluence
4 1 (1.54%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) GitHub
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) HTTP
2 4 (6.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (41.54%) MongoDB
2 25 (38.46%) NoSQL
3 24 (36.92%) Redis
4 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.08%) Neo4j
5 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 47 (72.31%) Selenium
2 17 (26.15%) Git (software)
3 13 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 12 (18.46%) Subversion
5 11 (16.92%) JIRA
6 8 (12.31%) Hudson
7 7 (10.77%) Jasmine
7 7 (10.77%) QUnit
7 7 (10.77%) Sinon.JS
7 7 (10.77%) Trac
8 5 (7.69%) Mercurial
8 5 (7.69%) SpecFlow
8 5 (7.69%) TeamCity
9 4 (6.15%) JBehave
10 1 (1.54%) JMeter
General
1 28 (43.08%) Legal
2 10 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (72.31%) Developer
2 10 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Perl Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Test Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Web Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Automation Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (6.15%) HTML Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Tester
7 4 (6.15%) Website Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Test Automation Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (61.54%) RESTful
2 38 (58.46%) jQuery
3 25 (38.46%) Mojolicious
4 24 (36.92%) Kafka
5 20 (30.77%) CSS
6 17 (26.15%) OAuth2
7 16 (24.62%) HTML
8 14 (21.54%) Gherkin
8 14 (21.54%) Web Services
9 13 (20.00%) Ajax
10 8 (12.31%) XML
11 7 (10.77%) CSS3
11 7 (10.77%) HTML5
11 7 (10.77%) RequireJS
12 6 (9.23%) XHTML
13 3 (4.62%) .NET
13 3 (4.62%) Hibernate
13 3 (4.62%) Middleware
13 3 (4.62%) PostGIS
13 3 (4.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) W3C
2 6 (9.23%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.85%) Unix
2 7 (10.77%) Android
2 7 (10.77%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.15%) Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (72.31%) OO
3 42 (64.62%) TDD
4 38 (58.46%) Software Engineering
5 20 (30.77%) BDD
6 14 (21.54%) MVC
6 14 (21.54%) Scrum
7 13 (20.00%) SOA
8 12 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (10.77%) OOP
10 6 (9.23%) DevOps
10 6 (9.23%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (9.23%) Web Development
11 5 (7.69%) Analytics
11 5 (7.69%) Automation Testing
11 5 (7.69%) Coaching
11 5 (7.69%) Functional Testing
11 5 (7.69%) Load Testing
11 5 (7.69%) Test Automation
12 4 (6.15%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (78.46%) Java
2 37 (56.92%) SQL
3 33 (50.77%) Perl
4 25 (38.46%) Scala
5 24 (36.92%) Go
6 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
7 8 (12.31%) Ruby
8 5 (7.69%) C#
9 2 (3.08%) PHP
9 2 (3.08%) Python
10 1 (1.54%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (6.15%) QA
3 2 (3.08%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle
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