The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 35 68 55
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -13
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 23 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.16% 1.56% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.72% 6.15% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 4
Median daily rate £425 £381 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% +22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £356 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £403 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 - £32.50
Cucumber
Wales

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

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
111 179 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 20.07% 25.39% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 141 63
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £357
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £40.76 -
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 South Wales

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Cardiff +19 10 £350 -8.19%
Newport - 8 £448 -
Cucumber
Wales

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 40 (90.91%) Selenium
2 39 (88.64%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (65.91%) TDD
4 17 (38.64%) Java
4 17 (38.64%) BDD
5 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 16 (36.36%) Unix
5 16 (36.36%) QA
6 15 (34.09%) CSS
7 14 (31.82%) Perl
7 14 (31.82%) Web Development
7 14 (31.82%) Test Automation
8 13 (29.55%) jQuery
9 12 (27.27%) OO
9 12 (27.27%) Finance
10 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
10 10 (22.73%) Publishing
10 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (22.73%) Performance Testing
10 10 (22.73%) SpecFlow
10 10 (22.73%) User Stories
10 10 (22.73%) API Testing
10 10 (22.73%) Exploratory Testing
11 9 (20.45%) Gherkin
11 9 (20.45%) HTML
12 8 (18.18%) HP UFT
12 8 (18.18%) ISEB
12 8 (18.18%) Software Testing
12 8 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
13 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (6.82%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (90.91%) Selenium
2 10 (22.73%) SpecFlow
3 8 (18.18%) HP UFT
4 7 (15.91%) WinRunner
5 5 (11.36%) JUnit
6 4 (9.09%) JIRA
6 4 (9.09%) WebDriver
7 3 (6.82%) Jasmine
7 3 (6.82%) JBehave
7 3 (6.82%) Mocha
7 3 (6.82%) SoapUI
8 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.27%) Maven
9 1 (2.27%) Subversion
9 1 (2.27%) TestNG
9 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Publishing
3 7 (15.91%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Analyst
3 12 (27.27%) Test Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Perl Developer
4 9 (20.45%) QA Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Web Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Perl Web Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Quality Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Test Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Agile Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.09%) QA Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Unix Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.82%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) CSS
2 13 (29.55%) jQuery
3 9 (20.45%) Gherkin
3 9 (20.45%) HTML
4 7 (15.91%) XML
5 5 (11.36%) Ajax
5 5 (11.36%) XHTML
6 4 (9.09%) JSON
6 4 (9.09%) REST
7 3 (6.82%) .NET
7 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.82%) D3.js
7 3 (6.82%) Handlebars
7 3 (6.82%) Highcharts JS
7 3 (6.82%) Sass
8 2 (4.55%) RESTful
9 1 (2.27%) Dropwizard
9 1 (2.27%) Mojolicious
9 1 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) AS400
2 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Unix
2 3 (6.82%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (88.64%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (65.91%) TDD
3 17 (38.64%) BDD
4 14 (31.82%) Test Automation
4 14 (31.82%) Web Development
5 12 (27.27%) OO
6 10 (22.73%) API Testing
6 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (22.73%) Exploratory Testing
6 10 (22.73%) Performance Testing
6 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 10 (22.73%) User Stories
7 8 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 7 (15.91%) Project Management
9 4 (9.09%) Front End Development
9 4 (9.09%) OOP
9 4 (9.09%) Scrum
9 4 (9.09%) Workflow
10 3 (6.82%) Analytics
10 3 (6.82%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) Java
2 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.82%) Perl
4 4 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) ISEB
2 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 5 (11.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (36.36%) QA
2 8 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.27%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) HP
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle
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