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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank - 55 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.74% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 4.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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
167 107 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.66% 15.74% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 59 36
Average daily rate £338 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £291 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £90.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

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
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 31 March 2015. 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 - - - - 1
Cucumber
UK

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 2 (28.57%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) PaaS
5 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) JUnit
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
5 2 (28.57%) DVB
5 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (28.57%) GitLab
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) IaaS
6 1 (14.29%) Graphite

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) DVB
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) AMQP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) GitLab
5 1 (14.29%) NeoLoad
5 1 (14.29%) FitNesse
5 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) User Stories
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) ATDD
6 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
3 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) logstash
1 1 (14.29%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Perforce