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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 75 108 116
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +8
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 64 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.50% 0.94% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.89% 8.57% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 11
Median daily rate £405 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.07%
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
379 350 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.82% 10.98% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 169 168
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 6
Median hourly rate £28.25 £50.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £30.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.83 £55.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 +29 49 £425 +13.33% 1
Glasgow +5 12 £405 +15.71% 5
Stirling - 3 £350 -
Cucumber
UK

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 68 (90.67%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (80.00%) JIRA
3 59 (78.67%) Selenium
4 58 (77.33%) Java
5 56 (74.67%) JavaScript
6 55 (73.33%) Maven
7 53 (70.67%) PostGIS
8 52 (69.33%) Python
9 51 (68.00%) Scrum
9 51 (68.00%) Gradle
10 49 (65.33%) GeoServer
10 49 (65.33%) JBehave
10 49 (65.33%) Open Source
11 46 (61.33%) Leaflet
11 46 (61.33%) ESRI
11 46 (61.33%) OpenLayers
12 45 (60.00%) GIS
13 44 (58.67%) Jenkins
14 39 (52.00%) Web Services
15 38 (50.67%) REST
16 33 (44.00%) TDD
17 31 (41.33%) BDD
18 30 (40.00%) Ansible
18 30 (40.00%) AngularJS
19 29 (38.67%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (37.33%) SDLC
21 27 (36.00%) QA
22 26 (34.67%) User Experience
23 25 (33.33%) Artifactory
24 23 (30.67%) WCAG

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 49 (65.33%) GeoServer
2 3 (4.00%) ArcGIS
2 3 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.67%) Confluence
3 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
2 2 (2.67%) LDAP
2 2 (2.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (60.00%) GIS
2 21 (28.00%) Spatial Data
3 14 (18.67%) NoSQL
4 7 (9.33%) QGIS
5 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.67%) DB2
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 60 (80.00%) JIRA
2 59 (78.67%) Selenium
3 55 (73.33%) Maven
4 51 (68.00%) Gradle
5 49 (65.33%) JBehave
6 44 (58.67%) Jenkins
7 25 (33.33%) Artifactory
8 10 (13.33%) WebDriver
9 7 (9.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
10 4 (5.33%) JSUnit
11 3 (4.00%) FitNesse
11 3 (4.00%) GitLab
12 2 (2.67%) Ant
12 2 (2.67%) ClearCase
12 2 (2.67%) gulp
12 2 (2.67%) Hudson
12 2 (2.67%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (2.67%) Subversion
12 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (6.67%) Banking
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (81.33%) Developer
2 37 (49.33%) GIS Developer
3 14 (18.67%) Web Developer
4 12 (16.00%) GIS Web Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Open Source Developer
6 8 (10.67%) QA Tester
6 8 (10.67%) Tester
7 7 (9.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Cloud Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Automation Tester
9 5 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 5 (6.67%) QA Automation Tester
10 4 (5.33%) Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Test Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Agile Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Java Web Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Python Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Python Web Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (70.67%) PostGIS
2 46 (61.33%) Leaflet
2 46 (61.33%) OpenLayers
3 39 (52.00%) Web Services
4 38 (50.67%) REST
5 30 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (13.33%) Node.js
7 7 (9.33%) Gherkin
8 6 (8.00%) HTML
9 5 (6.67%) XML
10 4 (5.33%) CSS
10 4 (5.33%) CSS3
10 4 (5.33%) HTML5
10 4 (5.33%) RequireJS
11 3 (4.00%) Backbone.js
11 3 (4.00%) Spring
11 3 (4.00%) Spring Boot
12 2 (2.67%) Java EE
12 2 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (2.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.67%) User Experience
2 1 (1.33%) Clustering
2 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) AIX
1 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (90.67%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (68.00%) Scrum
3 49 (65.33%) Open Source
4 33 (44.00%) TDD
5 31 (41.33%) BDD
6 29 (38.67%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (37.33%) SDLC
8 14 (18.67%) Microservices
8 14 (18.67%) Web Development
9 12 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (12.00%) MVC
11 5 (6.67%) DevOps
11 5 (6.67%) Validation
12 4 (5.33%) Automated Testing
12 4 (5.33%) Data Validation
12 4 (5.33%) Unit Testing
13 3 (4.00%) Functional Testing
13 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
14 2 (2.67%) Front End Development
14 2 (2.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 58 (77.33%) Java
2 56 (74.67%) JavaScript
3 52 (69.33%) Python
4 12 (16.00%) SQL
5 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.67%) Ruby
5 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (36.00%) QA
2 23 (30.67%) WCAG
3 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) Docker
2 2 (2.67%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (40.00%) Ansible
2 6 (8.00%) Marathon
2 6 (8.00%) Mesos
2 6 (8.00%) Packer
3 5 (6.67%) Chronos
4 2 (2.67%) CA Wily
4 2 (2.67%) Control-M
4 2 (2.67%) logstash
4 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.67%) Puppet
4 2 (2.67%) rkt
4 2 (2.67%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.67%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (61.33%) ESRI
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.67%) Google
3 2 (2.67%) IBM
3 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.67%) Splunk
3 2 (2.67%) VMware
4 1 (1.33%) HP
4 1 (1.33%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (1.33%) TIBCO
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