The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 57 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 1 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.18% 2.51% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.19% 15.85% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 2
Median daily rate - £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cucumber
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
84 82 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.22% 15.83% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 58 14
Median daily rate £445 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Sheffield -21 1 - -
Cucumber
Yorkshire

Cucumber
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Kentico
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Sitefinity
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Kentico
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Sitefinity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore