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 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 59 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 13 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.52% 0.46% -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.27% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £352 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.42% +17.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
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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
98 102 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.49% 15.60% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 46
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 14 (77.78%) HTML
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 14 (77.78%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) Backbone.js
3 11 (61.11%) Ember.js
4 10 (55.56%) MVC
5 8 (44.44%) TDD
5 8 (44.44%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
6 7 (38.89%) Ruby
6 7 (38.89%) CoffeeScript
6 7 (38.89%) Jasmine
6 7 (38.89%) BDD
6 7 (38.89%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (38.89%) jQuery
6 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (38.89%) RSpec
7 6 (33.33%) Web Development
7 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 6 (33.33%) Mac OS X
7 6 (33.33%) AIX
7 6 (33.33%) Solaris
7 6 (33.33%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) JSON
9 4 (22.22%) Selenium
9 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (22.22%) Capistrano
9 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (22.22%) MySQL
9 4 (22.22%) Apache

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
2 4 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Jasmine
1 7 (38.89%) RSpec
2 4 (22.22%) Selenium
2 4 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (16.67%) Maven
4 2 (11.11%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Programmer
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) HTML
1 14 (77.78%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) Backbone.js
3 11 (61.11%) Ember.js
4 7 (38.89%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (38.89%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 5 (27.78%) JSON
7 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 3 (16.67%) CSS3
8 3 (16.67%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 6 (33.33%) AIX
1 6 (33.33%) Solaris
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 8 (44.44%) TDD
3 7 (38.89%) BDD
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) Ruby
3 7 (38.89%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Capistrano
2 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) HP
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