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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 74 114 106
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -8
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 47 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.35% 0.56% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.58% 4.49% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 13
Median daily rate £400 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £302 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £410 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
- +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 - £34.25
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
346 356 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.27% 12.49% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 214 204
Median daily rate £388 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.72% +24.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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
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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 +43 31 £400 - 2
Glasgow +10 12 £400 +23.07% 2
Stirling - 2 - -
West Lothian -1 1 - -
Fife - 1 £225 -
Cucumber
UK

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 91 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (79.59%) Java
3 65 (66.33%) JavaScript
4 64 (65.31%) Python
5 63 (64.29%) Selenium
6 62 (63.27%) JIRA
7 60 (61.22%) Maven
8 58 (59.18%) BDD
9 57 (58.16%) PostGIS
10 54 (55.10%) Scrum
11 53 (54.08%) Gradle
11 53 (54.08%) JBehave
11 53 (54.08%) Open Source
12 50 (51.02%) AngularJS
12 50 (51.02%) GeoServer
13 49 (50.00%) TDD
14 48 (48.98%) ESRI
14 48 (48.98%) OpenLayers
14 48 (48.98%) Leaflet
15 37 (37.76%) GIS
16 36 (36.73%) Jenkins
17 28 (28.57%) Web Services
17 28 (28.57%) REST
18 27 (27.55%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (24.49%) QA
20 22 (22.45%) Degree
20 22 (22.45%) Ansible
21 19 (19.39%) SDLC
22 18 (18.37%) User Experience
22 18 (18.37%) Spatial Data

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 50 (51.02%) GeoServer
2 4 (4.08%) Confluence
3 3 (3.06%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.76%) GIS
2 18 (18.37%) Spatial Data
3 12 (12.24%) NoSQL
4 11 (11.22%) QGIS
5 3 (3.06%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 63 (64.29%) Selenium
2 62 (63.27%) JIRA
3 60 (61.22%) Maven
4 53 (54.08%) Gradle
4 53 (54.08%) JBehave
5 36 (36.73%) Jenkins
6 14 (14.29%) Artifactory
6 14 (14.29%) WebDriver
7 12 (12.24%) Git (software)
8 10 (10.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (7.14%) JSUnit
10 5 (5.10%) Protractor
11 4 (4.08%) SpecFlow
12 2 (2.04%) GitLab
12 2 (2.04%) Jasmine
13 1 (1.02%) JUnit
General
1 9 (9.18%) Finance
2 1 (1.02%) Banking
2 1 (1.02%) Games
2 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (74.49%) Developer
2 20 (20.41%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (18.37%) GIS Developer
4 17 (17.35%) Java Developer
5 15 (15.31%) Python Developer
6 14 (14.29%) Open Source Developer
7 13 (13.27%) Tester
8 10 (10.20%) Angular Developer
8 10 (10.20%) Automation Tester
9 9 (9.18%) Web Developer
10 8 (8.16%) QA Tester
11 7 (7.14%) QA Automation Tester
12 6 (6.12%) Cloud Developer
13 4 (4.08%) Analyst
13 4 (4.08%) Test Leader
14 3 (3.06%) Developer in Test
14 3 (3.06%) Senior Automation Tester
14 3 (3.06%) Senior Developer
14 3 (3.06%) Senior Tester
14 3 (3.06%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (58.16%) PostGIS
2 50 (51.02%) AngularJS
3 48 (48.98%) Leaflet
3 48 (48.98%) OpenLayers
4 28 (28.57%) REST
4 28 (28.57%) Web Services
5 17 (17.35%) Node.js
6 12 (12.24%) HTML
7 11 (11.22%) CSS
7 11 (11.22%) HTML5
8 10 (10.20%) CSS3
9 9 (9.18%) Gherkin
10 5 (5.10%) jQuery
10 5 (5.10%) RequireJS
11 4 (4.08%) Ajax
11 4 (4.08%) Dojo
11 4 (4.08%) JSP
12 3 (3.06%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (3.06%) Spring
12 3 (3.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.37%) User Experience
2 3 (3.06%) Fintech
3 1 (1.02%) Clustering
3 1 (1.02%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (59.18%) BDD
3 54 (55.10%) Scrum
4 53 (54.08%) Open Source
5 49 (50.00%) TDD
6 27 (27.55%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (19.39%) SDLC
8 15 (15.31%) Data Migration
8 15 (15.31%) Migration
9 14 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (14.29%) Microservices
10 10 (10.20%) Open Source Development
10 10 (10.20%) User Stories
11 9 (9.18%) MVC
11 9 (9.18%) Web Development
12 8 (8.16%) Test Automation
12 8 (8.16%) Validation
13 7 (7.14%) Data Validation
13 7 (7.14%) Kanban
13 7 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (79.59%) Java
2 65 (66.33%) JavaScript
3 64 (65.31%) Python
4 15 (15.31%) SQL
5 1 (1.02%) C#
5 1 (1.02%) Perl
5 1 (1.02%) Ruby
5 1 (1.02%) Scala
5 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (22.45%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) ISEB
3 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (24.49%) QA
2 14 (14.29%) WCAG
3 5 (5.10%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.02%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (8.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (22.45%) Ansible
2 6 (6.12%) Marathon
2 6 (6.12%) Mesos
2 6 (6.12%) Packer
3 5 (5.10%) Chronos
Vendors
1 48 (48.98%) ESRI
2 1 (1.02%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle
2 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
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