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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 71 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 36 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.37% 1.96% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.43% 11.24% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 8
Median daily rate £325 £360 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +17.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £600 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.90 - -
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
315 249 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.75% 17.39% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 198 130
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £277 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

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 30 May 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 53 (82.81%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (68.75%) Selenium
3 41 (64.06%) Java
4 30 (46.88%) BDD
5 24 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 24 (37.50%) Scrum
5 24 (37.50%) Ruby
6 22 (34.38%) JIRA
7 21 (32.81%) TDD
8 20 (31.25%) JMeter
9 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
9 19 (29.69%) QA
10 18 (28.13%) Python
10 18 (28.13%) Git (software)
11 17 (26.56%) Test Automation
12 16 (25.00%) Linux
13 15 (23.44%) WebDriver
14 13 (20.31%) LoadRunner
14 13 (20.31%) Maven
15 12 (18.75%) Automated Testing
15 12 (18.75%) Spring
15 12 (18.75%) Oracle
15 12 (18.75%) HTML
15 12 (18.75%) Functional Testing
15 12 (18.75%) SoapUI
15 12 (18.75%) REST
16 11 (17.19%) Confluence
16 11 (17.19%) Scala
16 11 (17.19%) Automation Testing
16 11 (17.19%) Mac OS X

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 11 (17.19%) Confluence
2 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.56%) Jetty
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) SNMP
2 4 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 8 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.94%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.25%) MySQL
4 4 (6.25%) Neo4j
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (68.75%) Selenium
2 24 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 22 (34.38%) JIRA
4 20 (31.25%) JMeter
5 18 (28.13%) Git (software)
6 15 (23.44%) WebDriver
7 13 (20.31%) LoadRunner
7 13 (20.31%) Maven
8 12 (18.75%) SoapUI
9 8 (12.50%) HP UFT
9 8 (12.50%) Subversion
9 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
10 6 (9.38%) Gatling
10 6 (9.38%) SilkPerformer
10 6 (9.38%) The Grinder
10 6 (9.38%) VisualVM
10 6 (9.38%) YourKit
11 5 (7.81%) Gradle
11 5 (7.81%) Liquibase
11 5 (7.81%) Mockito
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Online Betting
2 3 (4.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Tester
2 13 (20.31%) Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) Automation Tester
4 11 (17.19%) Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Test Analyst
5 9 (14.06%) Test Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Test Leader
7 6 (9.38%) Performance Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Agile Test Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Digital Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.81%) QA Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) QA Tester
9 4 (6.25%) Manual Test Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) QA Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Test Specialist
10 3 (4.69%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) HTML
1 12 (18.75%) REST
1 12 (18.75%) Spring
2 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
3 8 (12.50%) .NET
4 7 (10.94%) Hibernate
4 7 (10.94%) SOAP
4 7 (10.94%) Web Services
5 6 (9.38%) JSON
5 6 (9.38%) XML
6 5 (7.81%) JAX-RS
7 4 (6.25%) Dropwizard
7 4 (6.25%) Gherkin
7 4 (6.25%) HTML5
7 4 (6.25%) Play Framework
7 4 (6.25%) RESTful
8 3 (4.69%) CSS
8 3 (4.69%) Django
9 2 (3.13%) jQuery
9 2 (3.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) PKI
2 4 (6.25%) User Experience
2 4 (6.25%) Wiki
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Social Media
4 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Linux
2 11 (17.19%) Mac OS X
3 8 (12.50%) Windows
4 7 (10.94%) Unix
5 4 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (82.81%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (46.88%) BDD
3 24 (37.50%) Scrum
4 21 (32.81%) TDD
5 17 (26.56%) Test Automation
6 12 (18.75%) Automated Testing
6 12 (18.75%) Functional Testing
7 11 (17.19%) Automation Testing
8 10 (15.63%) Non-Functional Testing
9 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.94%) DevOps
10 7 (10.94%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (10.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (10.94%) Web Development
11 6 (9.38%) Kanban
11 6 (9.38%) Open Source
11 6 (9.38%) Regression Testing
11 6 (9.38%) Test Scripting
12 5 (7.81%) Integration Testing
12 5 (7.81%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (64.06%) Java
2 24 (37.50%) Ruby
3 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
4 18 (28.13%) Python
5 11 (17.19%) Scala
6 10 (15.63%) C#
7 8 (12.50%) C
7 8 (12.50%) Shell Script
8 7 (10.94%) Perl
8 7 (10.94%) SQL
9 6 (9.38%) CoffeeScript
9 6 (9.38%) VBA
9 6 (9.38%) VBScript
10 4 (6.25%) PHP
11 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.56%) Groovy
11 1 (1.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.81%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) ISEB
3 4 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.69%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Puppet
2 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) AppDynamics
2 6 (9.38%) Dynatrace
2 6 (9.38%) HP
2 6 (9.38%) IBM
2 6 (9.38%) New Relic
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) VMware
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