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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 53 65 77
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 24 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.27% 1.10% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.44% 8.26% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 4
Average daily rate
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£550 £271 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.76% -22.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.06% +12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
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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
146 121 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.80% 13.37% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 93 66
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £243 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £410 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £14.87 £31.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

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 22 October 2014.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (68.42%) Java
3 23 (60.53%) TDD
4 19 (50.00%) Ruby
4 19 (50.00%) C#
5 18 (47.37%) Test Automation
6 17 (44.74%) Selenium
7 14 (36.84%) BDD
7 14 (36.84%) User Stories
8 12 (31.58%) ATDD
8 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
8 12 (31.58%) Refactoring
8 12 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (28.95%) QA
9 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
10 10 (26.32%) WebDriver
10 10 (26.32%) Test Scripting
11 8 (21.05%) Performance Testing
11 8 (21.05%) Test Management
11 8 (21.05%) ISEB
12 7 (18.42%) PHP
12 7 (18.42%) Scrum
12 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
13 6 (15.79%) Product Management
13 6 (15.79%) SoapUI
13 6 (15.79%) JBehave
14 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
14 5 (13.16%) Law
15 4 (10.53%) DSDM
15 4 (10.53%) Software Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Selenium
2 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
3 10 (26.32%) WebDriver
4 6 (15.79%) SoapUI
4 6 (15.79%) JBehave
5 3 (7.89%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (7.89%) Maven
6 1 (2.63%) Behat
General
1 5 (13.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Tester
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Coach
3 9 (23.68%) Automation Tester
4 8 (21.05%) Head of Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Automated Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Test Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Tester
6 1 (2.63%) QA Tester
6 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) REST
1 3 (7.89%) SOAP
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) CSS
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
1 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (60.53%) TDD
3 18 (47.37%) Test Automation
4 14 (36.84%) BDD
4 14 (36.84%) User Stories
5 12 (31.58%) ATDD
5 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 12 (31.58%) Refactoring
5 12 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (26.32%) Test Scripting
7 8 (21.05%) Performance Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Test Management
8 7 (18.42%) Scrum
8 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
9 6 (15.79%) Product Management
10 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
11 4 (10.53%) DSDM
11 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
11 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) Java
2 19 (50.00%) Ruby
2 19 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) PHP
4 3 (7.89%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) QA
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