The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 29 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -12
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 52 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.99% 0.57% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 36.62% 2.52% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 2 1
Average daily rate £356 £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
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 Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
142 159 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 21.81% 22.75% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 86 43
Average daily rate £363 £450 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £530 £400
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 Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 11 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
South Wales +27 47 £369 +1.72% 4
Cucumber
UK

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 68 (93.15%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (79.45%) Java
3 55 (75.34%) OO
3 55 (75.34%) Selenium
4 50 (68.49%) TDD
5 47 (64.38%) RESTful
6 46 (63.01%) Software Engineering
7 45 (61.64%) jQuery
8 44 (60.27%) SQL
9 43 (58.90%) Unix
10 41 (56.16%) Perl
11 34 (46.58%) MongoDB
12 32 (43.84%) NoSQL
12 32 (43.84%) Legal
13 31 (42.47%) Scala
13 31 (42.47%) Mojolicious
14 30 (41.10%) Go
14 30 (41.10%) Kafka
14 30 (41.10%) Redis
15 22 (30.14%) JavaScript
16 21 (28.77%) CSS
17 20 (27.40%) BDD
17 20 (27.40%) Elasticsearch
17 20 (27.40%) OAuth2
18 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
18 17 (23.29%) HTML
19 14 (19.18%) Web Services
19 14 (19.18%) MVC
19 14 (19.18%) Scrum
19 14 (19.18%) Gherkin

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 20 (27.40%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.85%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.11%) Confluence
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) GitHub
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) HTTP
2 4 (5.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (46.58%) MongoDB
2 32 (43.84%) NoSQL
3 30 (41.10%) Redis
4 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.74%) Neo4j
5 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 55 (75.34%) Selenium
2 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
3 13 (17.81%) Jenkins
4 12 (16.44%) Subversion
5 11 (15.07%) JIRA
6 8 (10.96%) Hudson
7 7 (9.59%) Jasmine
7 7 (9.59%) QUnit
7 7 (9.59%) Sinon.JS
7 7 (9.59%) Trac
8 5 (6.85%) Mercurial
8 5 (6.85%) SpecFlow
8 5 (6.85%) TeamCity
9 4 (5.48%) JBehave
10 1 (1.37%) Concordion
10 1 (1.37%) JMeter
General
1 32 (43.84%) Legal
2 11 (15.07%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (75.34%) Developer
2 13 (17.81%) Java Developer
2 13 (17.81%) Perl Developer
3 8 (10.96%) Analyst
3 8 (10.96%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (10.96%) Test Analyst
3 8 (10.96%) Web Developer
4 6 (8.22%) Automation Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Website Developer
6 4 (5.48%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (5.48%) HTML Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Tester
7 3 (4.11%) Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) MongoDB Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (64.38%) RESTful
2 45 (61.64%) jQuery
3 31 (42.47%) Mojolicious
4 30 (41.10%) Kafka
5 21 (28.77%) CSS
6 20 (27.40%) OAuth2
7 17 (23.29%) HTML
8 14 (19.18%) Gherkin
8 14 (19.18%) Web Services
9 13 (17.81%) Ajax
10 9 (12.33%) XML
11 7 (9.59%) CSS3
11 7 (9.59%) HTML5
11 7 (9.59%) RequireJS
12 6 (8.22%) XHTML
13 4 (5.48%) Middleware
14 3 (4.11%) .NET
14 3 (4.11%) Hibernate
14 3 (4.11%) PostGIS
14 3 (4.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) W3C
2 6 (8.22%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.90%) Unix
2 7 (9.59%) Android
2 7 (9.59%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.48%) Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (93.15%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (75.34%) OO
3 50 (68.49%) TDD
4 46 (63.01%) Software Engineering
5 20 (27.40%) BDD
6 14 (19.18%) MVC
6 14 (19.18%) Scrum
7 13 (17.81%) SOA
8 12 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.59%) OOP
9 7 (9.59%) Web Development
10 6 (8.22%) DevOps
10 6 (8.22%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (6.85%) Analytics
11 5 (6.85%) Automation Testing
11 5 (6.85%) Coaching
11 5 (6.85%) Functional Testing
11 5 (6.85%) Load Testing
11 5 (6.85%) Test Automation
12 4 (5.48%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (79.45%) Java
2 44 (60.27%) SQL
3 41 (56.16%) Perl
4 31 (42.47%) Scala
5 30 (41.10%) Go
6 22 (30.14%) JavaScript
7 8 (10.96%) Ruby
8 5 (6.85%) C#
9 2 (2.74%) PHP
9 2 (2.74%) Python
10 1 (1.37%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (1.37%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (5.48%) QA
3 2 (2.74%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle
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