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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 25 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -10
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 47 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.35% 0.77% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.52% 4.17% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 2 1
Average daily rate £369 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
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
116 96 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 20.60% 18.50% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 68 34
Average daily rate £363 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £66.00 - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +29 45 £363 -9.37% 2
Cucumber
Wales

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber.

1 63 (92.65%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (77.94%) Java
3 50 (73.53%) OO
3 50 (73.53%) Selenium
4 45 (66.18%) TDD
5 43 (63.24%) RESTful
6 41 (60.29%) Software Engineering
7 40 (58.82%) SQL
7 40 (58.82%) jQuery
8 38 (55.88%) Unix
9 36 (52.94%) Perl
10 30 (44.12%) MongoDB
11 28 (41.18%) NoSQL
11 28 (41.18%) Legal
11 28 (41.18%) Mojolicious
12 27 (39.71%) Scala
13 26 (38.24%) Redis
13 26 (38.24%) Go
13 26 (38.24%) Kafka
14 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
15 20 (29.41%) CSS
15 20 (29.41%) BDD
16 18 (26.47%) Elasticsearch
16 18 (26.47%) OAuth2
17 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
17 17 (25.00%) HTML
18 14 (20.59%) Web Services
18 14 (20.59%) MVC
18 14 (20.59%) Scrum
18 14 (20.59%) Gherkin

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (26.47%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.35%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.47%) Apache
4 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) GitHub
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) HTTP
2 4 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.12%) MongoDB
2 28 (41.18%) NoSQL
3 26 (38.24%) Redis
4 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.94%) Neo4j
5 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (73.53%) Selenium
2 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (19.12%) Jenkins
4 12 (17.65%) Subversion
5 11 (16.18%) JIRA
6 8 (11.76%) Hudson
7 7 (10.29%) Jasmine
7 7 (10.29%) QUnit
7 7 (10.29%) Sinon.JS
7 7 (10.29%) Trac
8 5 (7.35%) Mercurial
8 5 (7.35%) SpecFlow
8 5 (7.35%) TeamCity
9 4 (5.88%) JBehave
10 1 (1.47%) Concordion
10 1 (1.47%) JMeter
General
1 28 (41.18%) Legal
2 10 (14.71%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (73.53%) Developer
2 11 (16.18%) Java Developer
2 11 (16.18%) Perl Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Automation Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (5.88%) HTML Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Tester
7 4 (5.88%) Website Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Test Automation Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (63.24%) RESTful
2 40 (58.82%) jQuery
3 28 (41.18%) Mojolicious
4 26 (38.24%) Kafka
5 20 (29.41%) CSS
6 18 (26.47%) OAuth2
7 17 (25.00%) HTML
8 14 (20.59%) Gherkin
8 14 (20.59%) Web Services
9 13 (19.12%) Ajax
10 9 (13.24%) XML
11 7 (10.29%) CSS3
11 7 (10.29%) HTML5
11 7 (10.29%) RequireJS
12 6 (8.82%) XHTML
13 4 (5.88%) Middleware
14 3 (4.41%) .NET
14 3 (4.41%) Hibernate
14 3 (4.41%) PostGIS
14 3 (4.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) W3C
2 6 (8.82%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.88%) Unix
2 7 (10.29%) Android
2 7 (10.29%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (92.65%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (73.53%) OO
3 45 (66.18%) TDD
4 41 (60.29%) Software Engineering
5 20 (29.41%) BDD
6 14 (20.59%) MVC
6 14 (20.59%) Scrum
7 13 (19.12%) SOA
8 12 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (10.29%) OOP
10 6 (8.82%) DevOps
10 6 (8.82%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (8.82%) Web Development
11 5 (7.35%) Analytics
11 5 (7.35%) Automation Testing
11 5 (7.35%) Coaching
11 5 (7.35%) Functional Testing
11 5 (7.35%) Load Testing
11 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
12 4 (5.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (77.94%) Java
2 40 (58.82%) SQL
3 36 (52.94%) Perl
4 27 (39.71%) Scala
5 26 (38.24%) Go
6 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
7 8 (11.76%) Ruby
8 5 (7.35%) C#
9 2 (2.94%) PHP
9 2 (2.94%) Python
10 1 (1.47%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (1.47%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.88%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (5.88%) QA
3 2 (2.94%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle
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