The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 65 95 79
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -16
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 53 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.83% 1.39% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 7.11% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 14
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £355 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £444 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50
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 West Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
318 436 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.97% 19.51% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 289 147
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Leeds +25 52 £406 -4.41% 4
Cucumber
Yorkshire

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 71 (76.34%) Selenium
2 67 (72.04%) Java
2 67 (72.04%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (49.46%) Jenkins
4 39 (41.94%) Ruby
5 38 (40.86%) JIRA
5 38 (40.86%) TDD
5 38 (40.86%) BDD
6 36 (38.71%) Scrum
6 36 (38.71%) Python
7 33 (35.48%) Scala
8 32 (34.41%) Linux
9 31 (33.33%) Spring
9 31 (33.33%) RESTful
9 31 (33.33%) WebDriver
9 31 (33.33%) JSON
9 31 (33.33%) NoSQL
10 29 (31.18%) HTML
11 26 (27.96%) Git (software)
12 25 (26.88%) Puppet
13 23 (24.73%) MongoDB
13 23 (24.73%) Open Source
13 23 (24.73%) HTML5
14 21 (22.58%) Confluence
14 21 (22.58%) Automation Testing
14 21 (22.58%) Play Framework
15 20 (21.51%) Opscode Chef
15 20 (21.51%) Django
16 19 (20.43%) Kanban
17 18 (19.35%) Relational Database

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 21 (22.58%) Confluence
2 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.08%) Jetty
2 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (1.08%) Temenos T24
1 1 (1.08%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) HTTP
1 1 (1.08%) Internet
1 1 (1.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 23 (24.73%) MongoDB
3 18 (19.35%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.23%) MySQL
7 2 (2.15%) DB2
8 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 71 (76.34%) Selenium
2 46 (49.46%) Jenkins
3 38 (40.86%) JIRA
4 31 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 26 (27.96%) Git (software)
6 14 (15.05%) Maven
6 14 (15.05%) SoapUI
7 13 (13.98%) JMeter
8 12 (12.90%) RSpec
9 10 (10.75%) JUnit
9 10 (10.75%) LoadRunner
10 9 (9.68%) Hudson
11 7 (7.53%) Subversion
12 5 (5.38%) Gatling
12 5 (5.38%) SilkPerformer
12 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
12 5 (5.38%) VisualVM
12 5 (5.38%) YourKit
13 4 (4.30%) Gradle
13 4 (4.30%) The Grinder
General
1 5 (5.38%) Games
2 3 (3.23%) Finance
3 2 (2.15%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (19.35%) Developer
2 16 (17.20%) Tester
3 14 (15.05%) Analyst
3 14 (15.05%) Architect
3 14 (15.05%) Technical Architect
3 14 (15.05%) Test Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Test Analyst
5 10 (10.75%) Automation Tester
6 9 (9.68%) Test Automation Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Java Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) Java Architect
8 7 (7.53%) Java Technical Architect
9 6 (6.45%) QA Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) Technical Leader
10 5 (5.38%) Agile Test Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) QA Tester
11 4 (4.30%) Performance Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (33.33%) JSON
1 31 (33.33%) RESTful
1 31 (33.33%) Spring
2 29 (31.18%) HTML
3 23 (24.73%) HTML5
4 21 (22.58%) Play Framework
5 20 (21.51%) Django
6 10 (10.75%) AngularJS
6 10 (10.75%) Gherkin
7 9 (9.68%) XML
8 7 (7.53%) jQuery
9 6 (6.45%) CSS
9 6 (6.45%) Web Services
10 5 (5.38%) Hibernate
10 5 (5.38%) REST
10 5 (5.38%) SOAP
11 4 (4.30%) Backbone.js
11 4 (4.30%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (4.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (4.30%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Social Media
2 11 (11.83%) User Experience
3 6 (6.45%) Tandem
4 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.23%) Wiki
5 2 (2.15%) NHS
6 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.08%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.41%) Linux
2 14 (15.05%) Unix
3 3 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (72.04%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (40.86%) BDD
2 38 (40.86%) TDD
3 36 (38.71%) Scrum
4 23 (24.73%) Open Source
5 21 (22.58%) Automation Testing
6 19 (20.43%) Kanban
7 17 (18.28%) Microservices
8 14 (15.05%) Business Analysis
8 14 (15.05%) Test Automation
9 12 (12.90%) Automated Testing
9 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (12.90%) OO
10 11 (11.83%) Test Scripting
11 10 (10.75%) Software Testing
12 8 (8.60%) Software Delivery
13 7 (7.53%) Defect Tracking
13 7 (7.53%) User Stories
14 6 (6.45%) DevOps
14 6 (6.45%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (72.04%) Java
2 39 (41.94%) Ruby
3 36 (38.71%) Python
4 33 (35.48%) Scala
5 17 (18.28%) JavaScript
6 13 (13.98%) SQL
7 8 (8.60%) C#
8 6 (6.45%) VBScript
9 5 (5.38%) CoffeeScript
9 5 (5.38%) Groovy
10 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.30%) PHP
10 4 (4.30%) VBA
11 3 (3.23%) C
11 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (9.68%) ISTQB
2 8 (8.60%) ISEB
3 7 (7.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.28%) QA
2 3 (3.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Docker
2 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (26.88%) Puppet
2 20 (21.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.08%) Grafana
3 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.08%) Kibana
3 1 (1.08%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (10.75%) Oracle
2 6 (6.45%) AppDynamics
2 6 (6.45%) IBM
3 5 (5.38%) Dynatrace
3 5 (5.38%) New Relic
4 3 (3.23%) VMware
5 2 (2.15%) HP
6 1 (1.08%) Calypso
6 1 (1.08%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.08%) Rally
6 1 (1.08%) Splunk
6 1 (1.08%) Temenos
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