The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 47 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 12 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.19% 1.02% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.88% 7.34% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 - £34.25
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
101 109 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.40% 13.83% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 61 34
Median daily rate £370 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 23 (88.46%) Selenium
2 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (69.23%) Java
3 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 17 (65.38%) Node.js
5 16 (61.54%) Maven
5 16 (61.54%) AngularJS
5 16 (61.54%) Jenkins
6 14 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (42.31%) HTML
8 11 (42.31%) HTML5
9 10 (38.46%) REST
9 10 (38.46%) CSS3
9 10 (38.46%) JBehave
9 10 (38.46%) Open Source
9 10 (38.46%) JIRA
9 10 (38.46%) Scrum
9 10 (38.46%) Web Services
9 10 (38.46%) CSS
9 10 (38.46%) Python
9 10 (38.46%) Gradle
10 8 (30.77%) User Experience
10 8 (30.77%) MVC
11 7 (26.92%) TDD
11 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
11 7 (26.92%) JSUnit
11 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
11 7 (26.92%) BDD
11 7 (26.92%) Microservices

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (23.08%) GeoServer
2 4 (15.38%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) GIS
1 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 5 (19.23%) Spatial Data
3 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (88.46%) Selenium
2 16 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 16 (61.54%) Maven
3 10 (38.46%) Gradle
3 10 (38.46%) JBehave
3 10 (38.46%) JIRA
4 7 (26.92%) JSUnit
4 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
5 4 (15.38%) Artifactory
5 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Angular Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Cloud Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Open Source Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Python Developer
4 5 (19.23%) GIS Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.85%) ETL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) Node.js
2 16 (61.54%) AngularJS
3 11 (42.31%) HTML
3 11 (42.31%) HTML5
4 10 (38.46%) CSS
4 10 (38.46%) CSS3
4 10 (38.46%) REST
4 10 (38.46%) Web Services
5 6 (23.08%) Leaflet
5 6 (23.08%) OpenLayers
5 6 (23.08%) PostGIS
6 5 (19.23%) RequireJS
7 4 (15.38%) Ajax
7 4 (15.38%) Dojo
7 4 (15.38%) jQuery
7 4 (15.38%) JSP
8 3 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (3.85%) Spring
9 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
3 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (38.46%) Open Source
4 10 (38.46%) Scrum
5 8 (30.77%) MVC
6 7 (26.92%) BDD
6 7 (26.92%) Microservices
6 7 (26.92%) TDD
6 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Open Source Development
7 6 (23.08%) SDLC
8 4 (15.38%) User Stories
8 4 (15.38%) Web Development
9 3 (11.54%) DevOps
10 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
10 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (3.85%) Coaching
11 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
11 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Java
1 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 10 (38.46%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
2 4 (15.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Marathon
1 6 (23.08%) Mesos
1 6 (23.08%) Packer
2 5 (19.23%) Chronos
3 4 (15.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) ESRI
2 1 (3.85%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) TIBCO