The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
Manchester / Salford
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford - 5.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 15.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +3.26%
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 Salford region.

Development Applications Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
12 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 18.46% 33.33% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 6
Median daily rate £430 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Salford region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) PhantomJS
3 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) UX Design
4 2 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) API Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) PhantomJS
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
1 4 (66.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (33.33%) UX Design
4 2 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (16.67%) API Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP