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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 24 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 36 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.89% - 1.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.64% - 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 0 3
Median daily rate £375 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - -
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
107 46 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.40% 16.97% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 30 39
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

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 1 May 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 71 (97.26%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (90.41%) OO
3 64 (87.67%) TDD
4 61 (83.56%) Selenium
5 60 (82.19%) Software Engineering
5 60 (82.19%) Java
5 60 (82.19%) jQuery
6 59 (80.82%) Unix
7 57 (78.08%) Perl
8 47 (64.38%) Legal
9 40 (54.79%) JavaScript
10 39 (53.42%) CSS
11 37 (50.68%) RESTful
12 32 (43.84%) SQL
13 30 (41.10%) Web Development
13 30 (41.10%) MongoDB
14 28 (38.36%) NoSQL
14 28 (38.36%) Mojolicious
15 27 (36.99%) Scala
16 26 (35.62%) Go
16 26 (35.62%) Redis
16 26 (35.62%) Kafka
17 18 (24.66%) OAuth2
17 18 (24.66%) Elasticsearch
18 15 (20.55%) HTML
19 11 (15.07%) Ajax
20 10 (13.70%) XML
20 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
20 10 (13.70%) Disclosure Scotland
21 9 (12.33%) BDD

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 18 (24.66%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.11%) Apache Solr
2 3 (4.11%) Confluence
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) HTTP
2 3 (4.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (41.10%) MongoDB
2 28 (38.36%) NoSQL
3 26 (35.62%) Redis
4 2 (2.74%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 61 (83.56%) Selenium
2 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.96%) Subversion
3 7 (9.59%) JIRA
4 4 (5.48%) Hudson
4 4 (5.48%) Jasmine
4 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.48%) QUnit
4 4 (5.48%) Sinon.JS
4 4 (5.48%) Trac
5 1 (1.37%) Concordion
5 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 47 (64.38%) Legal
2 7 (9.59%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (89.04%) Developer
2 25 (34.25%) Web Developer
3 14 (19.18%) Perl Developer
4 12 (16.44%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (16.44%) Website Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Agile Developer
6 3 (4.11%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (4.11%) HTML Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Tester
6 3 (4.11%) Unix Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Java Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Perl Web Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.37%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (82.19%) jQuery
2 39 (53.42%) CSS
3 37 (50.68%) RESTful
4 28 (38.36%) Mojolicious
5 26 (35.62%) Kafka
6 18 (24.66%) OAuth2
7 15 (20.55%) HTML
8 11 (15.07%) Ajax
9 10 (13.70%) XML
10 8 (10.96%) Web Services
11 7 (9.59%) XHTML
12 4 (5.48%) CSS3
12 4 (5.48%) Gherkin
12 4 (5.48%) HTML5
12 4 (5.48%) RequireJS
13 3 (4.11%) Hibernate
14 2 (2.74%) JAX-RS
14 2 (2.74%) PostGIS
14 2 (2.74%) REST
15 1 (1.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (5.48%) W3C
2 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 59 (80.82%) Unix
2 4 (5.48%) Android
2 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.11%) Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (97.26%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (90.41%) OO
3 64 (87.67%) TDD
4 60 (82.19%) Software Engineering
5 30 (41.10%) Web Development
6 9 (12.33%) BDD
7 8 (10.96%) MVC
7 8 (10.96%) SOA
8 7 (9.59%) Scrum
9 5 (6.85%) User Stories
10 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.48%) Integration Testing
10 4 (5.48%) OOP
10 4 (5.48%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (5.48%) Software Testing
10 4 (5.48%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (4.11%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.11%) Content Development
11 3 (4.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 3 (4.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 60 (82.19%) Java
2 57 (78.08%) Perl
3 40 (54.79%) JavaScript
4 32 (43.84%) SQL
5 27 (36.99%) Scala
6 26 (35.62%) Go
7 4 (5.48%) Ruby
8 1 (1.37%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.11%) Degree
4 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.74%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle