The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 101 113 119
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 46 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.57% 0.64% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.57% 6.25% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 8
Median daily rate £375 £381 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £344 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £371 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
Cucumber
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
435 304 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.80% 10.28% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 158 185
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% -4.68%
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 Scotland

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +15 39 £425 +9.67% 2
Glasgow +2 4 - - 5
Stirling - 3 £350 -
Cucumber
UK

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 60 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (88.89%) JIRA
3 55 (87.30%) Selenium
4 50 (79.37%) Java
5 49 (77.78%) JavaScript
5 49 (77.78%) Maven
6 48 (76.19%) Python
6 48 (76.19%) Gradle
7 46 (73.02%) PostGIS
7 46 (73.02%) Open Source
7 46 (73.02%) JBehave
7 46 (73.02%) GeoServer
8 44 (69.84%) OpenLayers
8 44 (69.84%) Leaflet
9 42 (66.67%) GIS
9 42 (66.67%) ESRI
9 42 (66.67%) Scrum
10 41 (65.08%) Web Services
11 40 (63.49%) REST
12 34 (53.97%) Jenkins
13 31 (49.21%) QA
14 28 (44.44%) BDD
14 28 (44.44%) TDD
15 26 (41.27%) AngularJS
15 26 (41.27%) SDLC
16 24 (38.10%) Ansible
16 24 (38.10%) WCAG
16 24 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (36.51%) Artifactory
18 22 (34.92%) User Experience

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 46 (73.02%) GeoServer
2 4 (6.35%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.17%) Confluence
3 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
1 2 (3.17%) LDAP
1 2 (3.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (66.67%) GIS
2 17 (26.98%) NoSQL
3 16 (25.40%) Spatial Data
4 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.17%) DB2
5 2 (3.17%) QGIS
5 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 56 (88.89%) JIRA
2 55 (87.30%) Selenium
3 49 (77.78%) Maven
4 48 (76.19%) Gradle
5 46 (73.02%) JBehave
6 34 (53.97%) Jenkins
7 23 (36.51%) Artifactory
8 8 (12.70%) WebDriver
9 3 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (4.76%) FitNesse
9 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
9 3 (4.76%) JMeter
10 2 (3.17%) Ant
10 2 (3.17%) ClearCase
10 2 (3.17%) Grunt
10 2 (3.17%) Hudson
10 2 (3.17%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (3.17%) Subversion
10 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
10 2 (3.17%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (7.94%) Banking
2 3 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (76.19%) Developer
2 36 (57.14%) GIS Developer
3 14 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 12 (19.05%) GIS Web Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Open Source Developer
6 5 (7.94%) QA Tester
6 5 (7.94%) Tester
7 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Python Web Developer
9 2 (3.17%) QA Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (73.02%) PostGIS
2 44 (69.84%) Leaflet
2 44 (69.84%) OpenLayers
3 41 (65.08%) Web Services
4 40 (63.49%) REST
5 26 (41.27%) AngularJS
6 7 (11.11%) Gherkin
7 5 (7.94%) HTML
8 4 (6.35%) Node.js
8 4 (6.35%) Spring
8 4 (6.35%) Spring Boot
8 4 (6.35%) XML
9 2 (3.17%) Backbone.js
9 2 (3.17%) Java EE
9 2 (3.17%) JDBC
9 2 (3.17%) JSP
9 2 (3.17%) Servlets
9 2 (3.17%) SOAP
9 2 (3.17%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (1.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) AIX
1 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (73.02%) Open Source
3 42 (66.67%) Scrum
4 28 (44.44%) BDD
4 28 (44.44%) TDD
5 26 (41.27%) SDLC
6 24 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (22.22%) Microservices
7 14 (22.22%) Web Development
8 6 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (9.52%) Regression Testing
8 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 6 (9.52%) Test Management
9 5 (7.94%) MVC
10 4 (6.35%) User Stories
11 3 (4.76%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.76%) Compatibility Testing
11 3 (4.76%) DevOps
11 3 (4.76%) Performance Testing
11 3 (4.76%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (79.37%) Java
2 49 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 48 (76.19%) Python
4 6 (9.52%) SQL
5 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.17%) Ruby
5 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (49.21%) QA
2 24 (38.10%) WCAG
3 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (3.17%) VirtualBox
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (38.10%) Ansible
2 3 (4.76%) Chronos
2 3 (4.76%) Marathon
2 3 (4.76%) Mesos
2 3 (4.76%) Packer
3 2 (3.17%) CA Wily
3 2 (3.17%) Control-M
3 2 (3.17%) logstash
3 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.17%) Puppet
3 2 (3.17%) rkt
3 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.17%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (66.67%) ESRI
2 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
2 2 (3.17%) Google
2 2 (3.17%) IBM
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle
2 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.17%) Splunk
2 2 (3.17%) VMware
3 1 (1.59%) HP
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