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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.60% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.75% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £343 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +10.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
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
80 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.03% 8.53% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 16 10
Average daily rate £450 £340 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £316 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £540 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 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
Sheffield - 2 £343 - 1
Cucumber
Yorkshire

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) Selenium
3 15 (53.57%) JMeter
4 14 (50.00%) Linux
4 14 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 14 (50.00%) JIRA
5 13 (46.43%) Mac OS X
5 13 (46.43%) HP UFT
5 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
6 11 (39.29%) Confluence
6 11 (39.29%) HP
7 10 (35.71%) SNMP
7 10 (35.71%) Java
7 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
7 10 (35.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 9 (32.14%) PKI
8 9 (32.14%) Windows
8 9 (32.14%) Functional Testing
8 9 (32.14%) Non-Functional Testing
8 9 (32.14%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (28.57%) HTML
9 8 (28.57%) QA
9 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
9 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
10 7 (25.00%) CSS
10 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (21.43%) TDD
11 6 (21.43%) SQL
11 6 (21.43%) Node.js
11 6 (21.43%) BDD

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 11 (39.29%) Confluence
2 6 (21.43%) Node.js
3 2 (7.14%) Alfresco
3 2 (7.14%) Drupal
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) Jetty
4 1 (3.57%) nginx
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) SNMP
2 5 (17.86%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) IMAP
3 1 (3.57%) IPsec
3 1 (3.57%) OpenVPN
3 1 (3.57%) SMTP
3 1 (3.57%) SSL
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 5 (17.86%) Neo4j
2 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (7.14%) MySQL
6 1 (3.57%) Big Data
6 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
6 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Selenium
2 15 (53.57%) JMeter
3 14 (50.00%) JIRA
3 14 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 13 (46.43%) HP UFT
4 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
5 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
5 5 (17.86%) Maven
5 5 (17.86%) Mockito
5 5 (17.86%) Subversion
6 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.57%) JConsole
7 1 (3.57%) JProfiler
7 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.57%) VisualVM
7 1 (3.57%) YourKit
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Test Leader
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Designer
5 3 (10.71%) Digital Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Tester
5 3 (10.71%) UX Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Developer
6 2 (7.14%) HTML Developer
6 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) CSS
3 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
3 5 (17.86%) JAX-RS
3 5 (17.86%) REST
4 4 (14.29%) CSS3
4 4 (14.29%) HTML5
4 4 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (7.14%) Gherkin
5 2 (7.14%) Symfony
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) .NET
6 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (3.57%) Java EE
6 1 (3.57%) JMS
6 1 (3.57%) LAMP
6 1 (3.57%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) PKI
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Mac OS X
3 9 (32.14%) Windows
4 5 (17.86%) Unix
5 1 (3.57%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Debian
5 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
2 10 (35.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 9 (32.14%) Functional Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (32.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (21.43%) BDD
4 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (21.43%) TDD
4 6 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.86%) Microservices
5 5 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (17.86%) Web Design
6 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) Open Source
7 3 (10.71%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Go
4 2 (7.14%) Perl
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) Python
4 2 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
2 3 (10.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
1 1 (3.57%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (3.57%) NFS
1 1 (3.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.57%) Cacti
2 1 (3.57%) Cobbler
2 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.57%) logstash
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Percona
3 1 (3.57%) Dell
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.57%) Telerik