The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank - - 60
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 - -
Cucumber
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
112 84 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.89% 9.49% 16.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 46 59
Average daily rate £316 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.73% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Cucumber
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £30000 per annum + Pro rata
Posted: Yesterday