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 2 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 23 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 15 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.30% 0.57% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.19% 3.85% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 4
Median daily rate £363 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £345 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
62 52 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.91% 14.94% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 42 43
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%

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
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 2 July 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 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 53 (96.36%) Agile Software Development
1 53 (96.36%) Selenium
2 48 (87.27%) TDD
3 47 (85.45%) Java
4 46 (83.64%) Unix
4 46 (83.64%) OO
4 46 (83.64%) jQuery
5 45 (81.82%) Software Engineering
5 45 (81.82%) Perl
6 36 (65.45%) Legal
7 33 (60.00%) JavaScript
8 31 (56.36%) CSS
8 31 (56.36%) Web Development
9 17 (30.91%) SQL
9 17 (30.91%) MongoDB
9 17 (30.91%) NoSQL
9 17 (30.91%) Mojolicious
10 16 (29.09%) RESTful
10 16 (29.09%) Scala
11 15 (27.27%) Redis
11 15 (27.27%) Kafka
11 15 (27.27%) Go
12 8 (14.55%) Finance
12 8 (14.55%) OAuth2
12 8 (14.55%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (12.73%) Disclosure Scotland
13 7 (12.73%) HTML
14 6 (10.91%) Workflow
14 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
15 5 (9.09%) Gherkin

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 8 (14.55%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) MongoDB
1 17 (30.91%) NoSQL
2 15 (27.27%) Redis
3 2 (3.64%) Neo4j
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (96.36%) Selenium
2 3 (5.45%) HP UFT
2 3 (5.45%) WinRunner
3 1 (1.82%) Concordion
3 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) JUnit
3 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.82%) Subversion
3 1 (1.82%) TestNG
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (65.45%) Legal
2 8 (14.55%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (85.45%) Developer
2 25 (45.45%) Web Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Website Developer
4 11 (20.00%) Perl Developer
5 9 (16.36%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Java Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Test Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Unix Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Agile Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Perl Web Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Database Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) MongoDB Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Test Automation Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Test Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (83.64%) jQuery
2 31 (56.36%) CSS
3 17 (30.91%) Mojolicious
4 16 (29.09%) RESTful
5 15 (27.27%) Kafka
6 8 (14.55%) OAuth2
7 7 (12.73%) HTML
8 5 (9.09%) Gherkin
9 4 (7.27%) XML
10 3 (5.45%) .NET
10 3 (5.45%) Ajax
10 3 (5.45%) XHTML
11 2 (3.64%) Dropwizard
11 2 (3.64%) Hibernate
11 2 (3.64%) JAX-RS
11 2 (3.64%) REST
12 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) AS400
2 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 46 (83.64%) Unix
2 3 (5.45%) Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (96.36%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (87.27%) TDD
3 46 (83.64%) OO
4 45 (81.82%) Software Engineering
5 31 (56.36%) Web Development
6 6 (10.91%) Workflow
7 4 (7.27%) BDD
7 4 (7.27%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.45%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.45%) Content Development
8 3 (5.45%) Project Management
9 2 (3.64%) Analytics
9 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.64%) CRM
9 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.64%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.64%) Scrum
9 2 (3.64%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.64%) User Stories
9 2 (3.64%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (85.45%) Java
2 45 (81.82%) Perl
3 33 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (30.91%) SQL
5 16 (29.09%) Scala
6 15 (27.27%) Go
7 1 (1.82%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.64%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) HP
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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