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 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 53 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 24 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.03% - 2.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.06% - 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 11
Average daily rate
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£325 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
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
199 68 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 25.13% 13.63% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 38 51
Average daily rate £350 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.77%

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 20 November 2014.

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 20 November 2014. 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
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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 - 3 £325 - 3
Cucumber
UK

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (77.42%) Selenium
3 23 (74.19%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (64.52%) Maven
4 20 (64.52%) HP
5 18 (58.06%) Test Scripting
6 17 (54.84%) XML
6 17 (54.84%) Scrum
7 16 (51.61%) SOAP
7 16 (51.61%) JSON
7 16 (51.61%) Waterfall
8 15 (48.39%) REST
9 14 (45.16%) SoapUI
10 13 (41.94%) Firewall
10 13 (41.94%) Load Balancing
11 11 (35.48%) Open Source
12 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
12 10 (32.26%) User Stories
13 8 (25.81%) TDD
13 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
13 8 (25.81%) QA
14 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
14 7 (22.58%) Test Strategy
14 7 (22.58%) BDD
14 7 (22.58%) Java
15 6 (19.35%) Service Management
16 5 (16.13%) MVC
16 5 (16.13%) HTML
16 5 (16.13%) OO
16 5 (16.13%) HTTP

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 1 (3.23%) nginx
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) PaaS
1 2 (6.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) HTTP
3 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.45%) AMQP
3 2 (6.45%) DVB
4 1 (3.23%) SSL
4 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (77.42%) Selenium
2 20 (64.52%) Maven
3 14 (45.16%) SoapUI
4 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
5 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
6 4 (12.90%) Hudson
7 3 (9.68%) Sinon.JS
7 3 (9.68%) JIRA
7 3 (9.68%) JUnit
7 3 (9.68%) Subversion
7 3 (9.68%) QUnit
7 3 (9.68%) Jasmine
8 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
8 2 (6.45%) Trac
9 1 (3.23%) Grunt
9 1 (3.23%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (3.23%) PhantomJS
9 1 (3.23%) Ant
9 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
9 1 (3.23%) JBehave
General
1 2 (6.45%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
1 14 (45.16%) Test Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Integration Test Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Integration Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Automated Test Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Integration Tester
7 1 (3.23%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) XML
2 16 (51.61%) SOAP
2 16 (51.61%) JSON
3 15 (48.39%) REST
4 5 (16.13%) HTML
5 4 (12.90%) Web Services
5 4 (12.90%) CSS
5 4 (12.90%) jQuery
6 3 (9.68%) RESTful
6 3 (9.68%) HTML5
6 3 (9.68%) CSS3
6 3 (9.68%) Gherkin
6 3 (9.68%) Sass
6 3 (9.68%) Ajax
7 2 (6.45%) Spring
8 1 (3.23%) XML Schema
8 1 (3.23%) J2EE
8 1 (3.23%) PostGIS
8 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Open Source
2 2 (6.45%) W3C
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (58.06%) Test Scripting
4 17 (54.84%) Scrum
5 16 (51.61%) Waterfall
6 13 (41.94%) Load Balancing
7 10 (32.26%) User Stories
8 8 (25.81%) TDD
9 7 (22.58%) Test Strategy
9 7 (22.58%) BDD
10 6 (19.35%) Service Management
11 5 (16.13%) OO
11 5 (16.13%) MVC
12 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
13 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
13 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
13 3 (9.68%) OOP
13 3 (9.68%) SOA
13 3 (9.68%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) Scala
3 4 (12.90%) Ruby
4 3 (9.68%) PHP
4 3 (9.68%) C++
4 3 (9.68%) Python
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.23%) XQuery
6 1 (3.23%) XPath
6 1 (3.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
1 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) logstash
2 1 (3.23%) Nessus
2 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Perforce
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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