The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 76 75 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 24 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.78% 1.06% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.34% 6.02% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£360 £308 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Cucumber
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
232 216 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.20% 17.68% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 128 53
Average daily rate £335 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -65.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 49 (94.23%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (65.38%) Java
3 29 (55.77%) TDD
4 23 (44.23%) Ruby
5 19 (36.54%) C#
5 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (34.62%) SpecFlow
6 18 (34.62%) Gherkin
7 17 (32.69%) Oracle
7 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
7 17 (32.69%) QA
7 17 (32.69%) Selenium
8 16 (30.77%) Scrum
8 16 (30.77%) SQL
8 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
9 15 (28.85%) Test Automation
9 15 (28.85%) Automation Testing
9 15 (28.85%) .NET
10 13 (25.00%) BDD
10 13 (25.00%) MongoDB
11 12 (23.08%) HTML
12 11 (21.15%) TeamCity
12 11 (21.15%) Open Source
13 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
13 10 (19.23%) Sass
13 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
13 10 (19.23%) CSS
13 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
14 9 (17.31%) Automated Testing
14 9 (17.31%) MVC

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (13.46%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (7.69%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) GitHub
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.85%) Neo4j
4 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) SpecFlow
2 17 (32.69%) Selenium
3 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 11 (21.15%) TeamCity
5 8 (15.38%) Sahi
5 8 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (15.38%) WATIR
6 7 (13.46%) IntelliJ
6 7 (13.46%) JUnit
6 7 (13.46%) Capybara
6 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
7 6 (11.54%) GitLab
8 5 (9.62%) NUnit
8 5 (9.62%) WebDriver
9 2 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (3.85%) Mockito
9 2 (3.85%) Maven
9 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Tester
2 16 (30.77%) Developer
3 15 (28.85%) Agile Tester
4 9 (17.31%) Software Tester
4 9 (17.31%) Agile Coach
5 8 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Ruby Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Test Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) QA Tester
10 1 (1.92%) QA Engineer
10 1 (1.92%) Quality Analyst
10 1 (1.92%) Automation Test Analyst
10 1 (1.92%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) Gherkin
2 15 (28.85%) .NET
3 12 (23.08%) HTML
4 10 (19.23%) Sass
4 10 (19.23%) CSS
5 7 (13.46%) Spring MVC
5 7 (13.46%) Spring
5 7 (13.46%) Web Services
5 7 (13.46%) XML
5 7 (13.46%) Sinatra
5 7 (13.46%) HTML5
5 7 (13.46%) CSS3
6 4 (7.69%) RESTful
6 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.77%) JSON
7 3 (5.77%) jQuery
7 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (5.77%) Mustache
7 3 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.85%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) NHS
2 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
1 2 (3.85%) UNIX
1 2 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (94.23%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (55.77%) TDD
3 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (30.77%) Scrum
5 15 (28.85%) Test Automation
5 15 (28.85%) Automation Testing
6 13 (25.00%) BDD
7 11 (21.15%) Open Source
8 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
9 9 (17.31%) Automated Testing
9 9 (17.31%) MVC
9 9 (17.31%) Web Design
9 9 (17.31%) ATDD
9 9 (17.31%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (13.46%) Refactoring
10 7 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (11.54%) Microservices
11 6 (11.54%) Pair Programming
12 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) Java
2 23 (44.23%) Ruby
3 19 (36.54%) C#
4 16 (30.77%) SQL
5 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) BC Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) ISEB
4 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Graylog
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) VMware
2 7 (13.46%) New Relic
2 7 (13.46%) Akamai
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
Leeds
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £360.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago