The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 36 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -1
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 23 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.78% 1.31% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.85% 7.02% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 5
Median daily rate £413 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £388 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.96% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
122 171 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.03% 18.69% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 129 87
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £42.25 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.52%
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 Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
South Wales +32 22 £413 +10.00% 2
Cucumber
UK

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 62 (93.94%) Selenium
2 61 (92.42%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (80.30%) TDD
4 41 (62.12%) Java
5 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 28 (42.42%) Perl
6 28 (42.42%) CSS
6 28 (42.42%) Unix
6 28 (42.42%) Web Development
7 27 (40.91%) jQuery
7 27 (40.91%) BDD
8 25 (37.88%) OO
9 24 (36.36%) Software Engineering
10 23 (34.85%) SpecFlow
11 19 (28.79%) Legal
11 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
12 16 (24.24%) WebDriver
13 15 (22.73%) Test Automation
13 15 (22.73%) ISEB
13 15 (22.73%) .NET
14 13 (19.70%) Visual Studio
14 13 (19.70%) QA
15 12 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
15 12 (18.18%) JMeter
15 12 (18.18%) Publishing
15 12 (18.18%) Finance
15 12 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
16 11 (16.67%) Scrum
16 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
16 11 (16.67%) API Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 62 (93.94%) Selenium
2 23 (34.85%) SpecFlow
3 16 (24.24%) WebDriver
4 13 (19.70%) Visual Studio
5 12 (18.18%) JMeter
6 7 (10.61%) HP UFT
6 7 (10.61%) WinRunner
7 3 (4.55%) Jasmine
7 3 (4.55%) Mocha
8 2 (3.03%) JUnit
9 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.52%) JBehave
9 1 (1.52%) JIRA
9 1 (1.52%) Subversion
9 1 (1.52%) TestNG
General
1 19 (28.79%) Legal
2 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 12 (18.18%) Publishing
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Developer
2 20 (30.30%) Web Developer
3 19 (28.79%) Analyst
4 13 (19.70%) Test Analyst
5 11 (16.67%) Perl Developer
6 10 (15.15%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (15.15%) QA Analyst
6 10 (15.15%) Tester
7 8 (12.12%) Website Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (9.09%) Perl Web Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Unix Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Agile Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Quality Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) Test Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) QA Test Analyst
11 3 (4.55%) Java Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
11 3 (4.55%) QA Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) CSS
2 27 (40.91%) jQuery
3 15 (22.73%) .NET
4 9 (13.64%) Gherkin
5 8 (12.12%) HTML
6 5 (7.58%) Ajax
6 5 (7.58%) XHTML
6 5 (7.58%) XML
7 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.55%) D3.js
7 3 (4.55%) Handlebars
7 3 (4.55%) Highcharts JS
7 3 (4.55%) REST
7 3 (4.55%) RESTful
7 3 (4.55%) Sass
8 2 (3.03%) Mojolicious
9 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.52%) Kafka
9 1 (1.52%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) AS400
2 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (42.42%) Unix
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (92.42%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (80.30%) TDD
3 28 (42.42%) Web Development
4 27 (40.91%) BDD
5 25 (37.88%) OO
6 24 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 15 (22.73%) Test Automation
8 12 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
9 11 (16.67%) API Testing
9 11 (16.67%) Scrum
9 11 (16.67%) User Stories
10 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (15.15%) Performance Testing
11 9 (13.64%) Kanban
11 9 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (13.64%) Regression Testing
11 9 (13.64%) Test Scripting
12 8 (12.12%) Project Management
12 8 (12.12%) Software Testing
12 8 (12.12%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (62.12%) Java
2 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 28 (42.42%) Perl
4 3 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (1.52%) Go
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
2 15 (22.73%) ISEB
3 9 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.70%) QA
2 12 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.52%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (6.06%) HP
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle