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 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 29 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 10 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.40% 1.81% 1.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.86% 12.96% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
Median daily rate £350 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
56 54 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.05% 13.99% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 37
Median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 28 July 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 45 (97.83%) Selenium
2 44 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (78.26%) TDD
3 36 (78.26%) OO
4 35 (76.09%) Unix
4 35 (76.09%) Java
4 35 (76.09%) jQuery
5 34 (73.91%) Software Engineering
6 33 (71.74%) Perl
7 32 (69.57%) JavaScript
8 31 (67.39%) Web Development
9 30 (65.22%) CSS
10 26 (56.52%) Legal
11 12 (26.09%) Finance
12 8 (17.39%) Gherkin
13 7 (15.22%) Workflow
14 6 (13.04%) Project Management
14 6 (13.04%) ISEB
14 6 (13.04%) WinRunner
14 6 (13.04%) HP UFT
14 6 (13.04%) Software Testing
14 6 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (10.87%) Disclosure Scotland
15 5 (10.87%) Mojolicious
15 5 (10.87%) RESTful
15 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
15 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
15 5 (10.87%) SQL
16 4 (8.70%) HTML
16 4 (8.70%) HP

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 1 (2.17%) Apache
1 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
1 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.70%) Redis
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 45 (97.83%) Selenium
2 6 (13.04%) HP UFT
2 6 (13.04%) WinRunner
3 2 (4.35%) JUnit
4 1 (2.17%) Concordion
4 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) JBehave
4 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
4 1 (2.17%) TestNG
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (56.52%) Legal
2 12 (26.09%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Publishing
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (76.09%) Developer
2 25 (54.35%) Web Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Website Developer
4 9 (19.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Perl Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Unix Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Perl Web Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Test Automation Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Test Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) QA Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) QA Test Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Test Automation Specialist
9 1 (2.17%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (76.09%) jQuery
2 30 (65.22%) CSS
3 8 (17.39%) Gherkin
4 5 (10.87%) Mojolicious
4 5 (10.87%) RESTful
5 4 (8.70%) HTML
5 4 (8.70%) Kafka
6 3 (6.52%) .NET
6 3 (6.52%) XML
7 2 (4.35%) Ajax
7 2 (4.35%) XHTML
8 1 (2.17%) Middleware
8 1 (2.17%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) AS400
2 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 35 (76.09%) Unix
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (78.26%) OO
2 36 (78.26%) TDD
3 34 (73.91%) Software Engineering
4 31 (67.39%) Web Development
5 7 (15.22%) Workflow
6 6 (13.04%) Project Management
6 6 (13.04%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Analytics
7 3 (6.52%) BDD
7 3 (6.52%) Content Development
7 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.35%) CRM
8 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.35%) Scrum
9 1 (2.17%) Information Security
9 1 (2.17%) ISMS
9 1 (2.17%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (76.09%) Java
2 33 (71.74%) Perl
3 32 (69.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.87%) SQL
5 4 (8.70%) Go
5 4 (8.70%) Scala
6 1 (2.17%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) ISEB
1 6 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (6.52%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) HP
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
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