The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 32 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 12 32 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.73% 7.41% -
As % of the Development Applications category 23.08% 25.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 30 0
Median daily rate £388 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 - £34.25
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
52 126 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.15% 29.17% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 113 55
Median daily rate £400 £343 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -23.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
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 Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 9 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) Selenium
3 13 (54.17%) JSON
4 12 (50.00%) Java
4 12 (50.00%) Scrum
5 11 (45.83%) Finance
6 10 (41.67%) HTTP
6 10 (41.67%) Spring
6 10 (41.67%) RESTful
7 9 (37.50%) MongoDB
7 9 (37.50%) iXBRL
7 9 (37.50%) Kafka
7 9 (37.50%) Microservices
7 9 (37.50%) Spring Boot
7 9 (37.50%) Go
8 8 (33.33%) Dropwizard
8 8 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 8 (33.33%) Unix
9 7 (29.17%) HTML
9 7 (29.17%) Web Design
9 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
9 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
9 7 (29.17%) Continuous Deployment
9 7 (29.17%) JAX-RS
9 7 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (29.17%) Neo4j
10 6 (25.00%) Gherkin
10 6 (25.00%) REST
10 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 7 (29.17%) Neo4j
3 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Selenium
2 6 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 6 (25.00%) WinRunner
3 4 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (16.67%) JUnit
4 3 (12.50%) JBehave
4 3 (12.50%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
1 10 (41.67%) Java Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Test Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Test Automation Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Test Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) JSON
2 10 (41.67%) RESTful
2 10 (41.67%) Spring
3 9 (37.50%) iXBRL
3 9 (37.50%) Kafka
3 9 (37.50%) Spring Boot
4 8 (33.33%) Dropwizard
4 8 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 7 (29.17%) HTML
5 7 (29.17%) JAX-RS
6 6 (25.00%) Gherkin
6 6 (25.00%) REST
7 1 (4.17%) CSS
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) AS400
1 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Unix
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Scrum
3 9 (37.50%) Microservices
4 7 (29.17%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
4 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Web Design
5 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (16.67%) BDD
6 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Test Management
7 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) Go
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ISEB
1 6 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) HP
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle