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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
Rank 55 69 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 33 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.02% 1.96% 1.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.98% 9.93% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 14
Median daily rate £425 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £321 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £552 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £386 £376
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

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
236 282 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.57% 19.69% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 190 138
Median daily rate £400 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +15.38%

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 19 February 2017.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 60 (84.51%) Selenium
2 54 (76.06%) Java
3 49 (69.01%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (63.38%) Jenkins
5 35 (49.30%) JIRA
6 32 (45.07%) BDD
7 31 (43.66%) Scala
7 31 (43.66%) WebDriver
7 31 (43.66%) TDD
7 31 (43.66%) HTML
8 29 (40.85%) Python
9 27 (38.03%) JSON
10 26 (36.62%) Ruby
11 24 (33.80%) Linux
11 24 (33.80%) MongoDB
12 23 (32.39%) RESTful
12 23 (32.39%) Open Source
12 23 (32.39%) Confluence
13 22 (30.99%) Puppet
13 22 (30.99%) Spring
14 21 (29.58%) HTML5
15 20 (28.17%) NoSQL
15 20 (28.17%) Scrum
16 19 (26.76%) Django
16 19 (26.76%) Opscode Chef
16 19 (26.76%) Play Framework
17 18 (25.35%) Test Automation
18 17 (23.94%) QA
19 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
20 12 (16.90%) Git (software)

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 (32.39%) Confluence
2 4 (5.63%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (1.41%) Temenos T24
1 1 (1.41%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) GitHub
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) MongoDB
2 20 (28.17%) NoSQL
3 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 60 (84.51%) Selenium
2 45 (63.38%) Jenkins
3 35 (49.30%) JIRA
4 31 (43.66%) WebDriver
5 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
6 11 (15.49%) JMeter
7 9 (12.68%) Hudson
8 8 (11.27%) LoadRunner
9 7 (9.86%) Maven
9 7 (9.86%) RSpec
10 6 (8.45%) JUnit
11 5 (7.04%) HP UFT
12 4 (5.63%) Gatling
12 4 (5.63%) SoapUI
12 4 (5.63%) Xcode
13 3 (4.23%) FitNesse
13 3 (4.23%) Grunt
13 3 (4.23%) Vagrant
14 2 (2.82%) CruiseControl
14 2 (2.82%) NUnit
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Retail
3 4 (5.63%) Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Games
4 2 (2.82%) German Language
4 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Tester
2 17 (23.94%) Automation Tester
3 14 (19.72%) Developer
4 13 (18.31%) Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Test Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Selenium Tester
7 7 (9.86%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 7 (9.86%) Technical Architect
7 7 (9.86%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Java Automation Tester
8 5 (7.04%) Lead Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Leader
8 5 (7.04%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Java Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Java Technical Architect
9 4 (5.63%) QA Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) QA Test Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.66%) HTML
2 27 (38.03%) JSON
3 23 (32.39%) RESTful
4 22 (30.99%) Spring
5 21 (29.58%) HTML5
6 19 (26.76%) Django
6 19 (26.76%) Play Framework
7 8 (11.27%) Gherkin
7 8 (11.27%) XML
8 6 (8.45%) CSS
8 6 (8.45%) REST
9 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
9 5 (7.04%) Node.js
10 4 (5.63%) Spring Boot
10 4 (5.63%) TensorFlow
11 3 (4.23%) Backbone.js
11 3 (4.23%) Dropwizard
11 3 (4.23%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (4.23%) RESTEasy
11 3 (4.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Social Media
2 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.27%) Driving Licence
3 8 (11.27%) Tandem
3 8 (11.27%) User Experience
4 6 (8.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.82%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Linux
2 9 (12.68%) Unix
3 5 (7.04%) Android
3 5 (7.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (69.01%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.07%) BDD
3 31 (43.66%) TDD
4 23 (32.39%) Open Source
5 20 (28.17%) Scrum
6 18 (25.35%) Test Automation
7 12 (16.90%) Business Analysis
7 12 (16.90%) Kanban
7 12 (16.90%) Test Scripting
8 11 (15.49%) Automation Testing
8 11 (15.49%) Microservices
9 10 (14.08%) Defect Tracking
9 10 (14.08%) Performance Testing
10 9 (12.68%) User Stories
11 8 (11.27%) API Testing
11 8 (11.27%) Automated Testing
11 8 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
11 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (11.27%) UML
Programming Languages
1 54 (76.06%) Java
2 31 (43.66%) Scala
3 29 (40.85%) Python
4 26 (36.62%) Ruby
5 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
6 9 (12.68%) SQL
7 8 (11.27%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.63%) Apple Swift
8 4 (5.63%) PHP
9 3 (4.23%) Groovy
10 1 (1.41%) C#
10 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) ISEB
2 1 (1.41%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.94%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) WCAG
3 1 (1.41%) SDET
Systems Management
1 22 (30.99%) Puppet
2 19 (26.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Splunk
2 4 (5.63%) Tealium
3 2 (2.82%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (2.82%) HP
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) VMware
4 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.41%) Calypso
4 1 (1.41%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.41%) IBM
4 1 (1.41%) Temenos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago