The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 39 75 77
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +2
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 32 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.98% 0.98% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.48% 7.53% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 8
Median daily rate £400 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £428 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £448 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £36.00

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

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
149 186 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.51% 13.05% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 106 92
Median daily rate £400 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 53 (92.98%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (85.96%) Java
3 45 (78.95%) BDD
4 37 (64.91%) Python
5 35 (61.40%) Scrum
6 33 (57.89%) TDD
6 33 (57.89%) Selenium
7 32 (56.14%) JavaScript
8 31 (54.39%) AngularJS
9 30 (52.63%) PostGIS
9 30 (52.63%) JIRA
10 29 (50.88%) Maven
11 28 (49.12%) Gradle
12 27 (47.37%) JBehave
12 27 (47.37%) Open Source
12 27 (47.37%) GeoServer
13 26 (45.61%) OpenLayers
13 26 (45.61%) Leaflet
13 26 (45.61%) ESRI
14 18 (31.58%) QA
15 17 (29.82%) Degree
16 15 (26.32%) GIS
17 13 (22.81%) Migration
17 13 (22.81%) Data Migration
18 12 (21.05%) SQL
19 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
19 11 (19.30%) Jenkins
19 11 (19.30%) NoSQL
20 10 (17.54%) REST
20 10 (17.54%) Web Services

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 27 (47.37%) GeoServer
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) CMS
2 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) GIS
2 11 (19.30%) NoSQL
3 10 (17.54%) Spatial Data
4 6 (10.53%) QGIS
5 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.51%) MySQL
7 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (57.89%) Selenium
2 30 (52.63%) JIRA
3 29 (50.88%) Maven
4 28 (49.12%) Gradle
5 27 (47.37%) JBehave
6 11 (19.30%) Jenkins
7 7 (12.28%) WebDriver
8 5 (8.77%) Protractor
9 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
9 4 (7.02%) SpecFlow
10 3 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (3.51%) Ant
11 2 (3.51%) DbUnit
11 2 (3.51%) Jasmine
11 2 (3.51%) JUnit
11 2 (3.51%) Mockito
12 1 (1.75%) Artifactory
12 1 (1.75%) GitLab
12 1 (1.75%) GoCD
12 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Publishing
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Java Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Python Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Tester
5 7 (12.28%) Angular Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Automation Tester
5 7 (12.28%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Open Source Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Developer in Test
7 4 (7.02%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.26%) Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (5.26%) QA Automation Tester
8 3 (5.26%) QA Tester
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Automation Tester
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Tester
8 3 (5.26%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) GIS Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (54.39%) AngularJS
2 30 (52.63%) PostGIS
3 26 (45.61%) Leaflet
3 26 (45.61%) OpenLayers
4 10 (17.54%) REST
4 10 (17.54%) Web Services
5 6 (10.53%) Spring
6 4 (7.02%) Gherkin
7 3 (5.26%) Backbone.js
7 3 (5.26%) jQuery
8 2 (3.51%) .NET
8 2 (3.51%) Ember.js
8 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.51%) J2EE
8 2 (3.51%) React
9 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.75%) Browserify
9 1 (1.75%) CSS
9 1 (1.75%) HTML
9 1 (1.75%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Fintech
2 2 (3.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (92.98%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (78.95%) BDD
3 35 (61.40%) Scrum
4 33 (57.89%) TDD
5 27 (47.37%) Open Source
6 13 (22.81%) Data Migration
6 13 (22.81%) Migration
7 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
8 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (14.04%) Kanban
9 8 (14.04%) Microservices
9 8 (14.04%) SDLC
10 7 (12.28%) Open Source Development
11 5 (8.77%) Automated Testing
12 4 (7.02%) Automation Testing
12 4 (7.02%) User Stories
13 3 (5.26%) Agile Testing
13 3 (5.26%) Data Validation
13 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
13 3 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 49 (85.96%) Java
2 37 (64.91%) Python
3 32 (56.14%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.05%) SQL
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) C#
5 1 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) Scala
5 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) ISEB
2 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.58%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.51%) SDET
4 1 (1.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Ansible
2 4 (7.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) ESRI
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Splunk
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