The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 51 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 38 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.35% 1.90% 1.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.39% 9.90% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 13
Median daily rate £435 £413 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £275 £538
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £487 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 - £34.25
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
196 303 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.27% 19.19% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 199 105
Median daily rate £420 £425 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +22.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.44 - £14.87
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 Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 65 (86.67%) Selenium
2 56 (74.67%) Java
3 52 (69.33%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (60.00%) Jenkins
5 35 (46.67%) Scala
5 35 (46.67%) Python
6 34 (45.33%) JIRA
7 33 (44.00%) JSON
7 33 (44.00%) Ruby
8 32 (42.67%) Linux
8 32 (42.67%) HTML
8 32 (42.67%) WebDriver
9 31 (41.33%) RESTful
9 31 (41.33%) TDD
10 30 (40.00%) BDD
11 29 (38.67%) NoSQL
12 25 (33.33%) Puppet
12 25 (33.33%) Spring
13 24 (32.00%) Scrum
13 24 (32.00%) MongoDB
13 24 (32.00%) HTML5
14 23 (30.67%) Open Source
14 23 (30.67%) Confluence
15 22 (29.33%) Opscode Chef
15 22 (29.33%) Play Framework
15 22 (29.33%) Django
16 20 (26.67%) Automation Testing
17 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
17 17 (22.67%) Kanban
18 16 (21.33%) Test Automation

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 23 (30.67%) Confluence
2 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (1.33%) Temenos T24
1 1 (1.33%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (38.67%) NoSQL
2 24 (32.00%) MongoDB
3 12 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 65 (86.67%) Selenium
2 45 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 34 (45.33%) JIRA
4 32 (42.67%) WebDriver
5 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
6 14 (18.67%) RSpec
7 9 (12.00%) Hudson
7 9 (12.00%) JMeter
7 9 (12.00%) JUnit
8 7 (9.33%) Maven
8 7 (9.33%) SoapUI
9 5 (6.67%) Capybara
9 5 (6.67%) HP UFT
9 5 (6.67%) LoadRunner
10 4 (5.33%) Appium
10 4 (5.33%) Subversion
10 4 (5.33%) Vagrant
11 3 (4.00%) Grunt
11 3 (4.00%) Zephyr
12 2 (2.67%) GitLab
General
1 7 (9.33%) Games
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Test Engineer
2 15 (20.00%) Developer
3 13 (17.33%) Architect
4 12 (16.00%) Tester
5 11 (14.67%) Automation Tester
5 11 (14.67%) Technical Architect
5 11 (14.67%) Test Automation Engineer
6 10 (13.33%) Analyst
6 10 (13.33%) Test Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) Java Architect
7 7 (9.33%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Java Technical Architect
7 7 (9.33%) QA Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) QA Test Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Quality Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Technical Leader
8 5 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (5.33%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (44.00%) JSON
2 32 (42.67%) HTML
3 31 (41.33%) RESTful
4 25 (33.33%) Spring
5 24 (32.00%) HTML5
6 22 (29.33%) Django
6 22 (29.33%) Play Framework
7 7 (9.33%) XML
8 6 (8.00%) CSS
8 6 (8.00%) Gherkin
9 5 (6.67%) jQuery
9 5 (6.67%) REST
10 4 (5.33%) Dropwizard
10 4 (5.33%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (5.33%) SOAP
10 4 (5.33%) Velocity
10 4 (5.33%) Web Services
11 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.00%) RESTEasy
11 3 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Social Media
2 8 (10.67%) Driving Licence
2 8 (10.67%) Tandem
3 6 (8.00%) User Experience
4 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.67%) NHS
6 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 32 (42.67%) Linux
2 12 (16.00%) Unix
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (69.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (41.33%) TDD
3 30 (40.00%) BDD
4 24 (32.00%) Scrum
5 23 (30.67%) Open Source
6 20 (26.67%) Automation Testing
7 17 (22.67%) Kanban
8 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
9 14 (18.67%) Test Scripting
10 13 (17.33%) Microservices
11 12 (16.00%) Business Analysis
12 10 (13.33%) Automated Testing
12 10 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
12 10 (13.33%) OO
13 8 (10.67%) Mentoring
13 8 (10.67%) Software Testing
13 8 (10.67%) UML
13 8 (10.67%) User Stories
13 8 (10.67%) Web Testing
14 6 (8.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (74.67%) Java
2 35 (46.67%) Python
2 35 (46.67%) Scala
3 33 (44.00%) Ruby
4 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.67%) SQL
5 7 (9.33%) C#
6 6 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.33%) Groovy
8 3 (4.00%) PHP
9 2 (2.67%) C
9 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) ISEB
1 6 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.00%) QA
2 5 (6.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (33.33%) Puppet
2 22 (29.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.33%) Grafana
3 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.33%) Kibana
3 1 (1.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (2.67%) CA Agile Central
1 2 (2.67%) HP
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle
1 2 (2.67%) VMware
2 1 (1.33%) AppDynamics
2 1 (1.33%) Calypso
2 1 (1.33%) Guidewire
2 1 (1.33%) IBM
2 1 (1.33%) Splunk
2 1 (1.33%) Temenos
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