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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 79 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 40 37 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.98% 1.75% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.44% 11.42% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 10
Median daily rate £325 £419 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% +32.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £600 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
383 324 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.93% 15.28% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 228 157
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 June 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 June 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 +4 34 £338 -6.25% 8
Bradford - 1 £320 -
Cucumber
Yorkshire

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 48 (81.36%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (67.80%) Java
3 38 (64.41%) Selenium
4 33 (55.93%) BDD
5 26 (44.07%) Scrum
6 25 (42.37%) TDD
7 20 (33.90%) Ruby
7 20 (33.90%) Git (software)
8 18 (30.51%) JIRA
8 18 (30.51%) Python
8 18 (30.51%) Jenkins
9 17 (28.81%) WebDriver
9 17 (28.81%) HTML
10 15 (25.42%) Spring
11 14 (23.73%) Linux
11 14 (23.73%) Scala
11 14 (23.73%) Relational Database
12 13 (22.03%) Maven
13 12 (20.34%) QA
13 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
13 12 (20.34%) MongoDB
13 12 (20.34%) REST
14 11 (18.64%) NoSQL
14 11 (18.64%) Automation Testing
14 11 (18.64%) Oracle
15 10 (16.95%) Unix
15 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (16.95%) Open Source
16 9 (15.25%) SoapUI
16 9 (15.25%) RESTful

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 7 (11.86%) Confluence
2 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.69%) Jetty
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) Relational Database
2 12 (20.34%) MongoDB
3 11 (18.64%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.47%) MySQL
4 5 (8.47%) Neo4j
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (64.41%) Selenium
2 20 (33.90%) Git (software)
3 18 (30.51%) Jenkins
3 18 (30.51%) JIRA
4 17 (28.81%) WebDriver
5 13 (22.03%) Maven
6 9 (15.25%) SoapUI
6 9 (15.25%) Subversion
7 8 (13.56%) JMeter
8 7 (11.86%) Mockito
9 6 (10.17%) JUnit
9 6 (10.17%) LoadRunner
10 5 (8.47%) Gatling
10 5 (8.47%) Gradle
10 5 (8.47%) SilkPerformer
10 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
10 5 (8.47%) VisualVM
10 5 (8.47%) YourKit
11 4 (6.78%) The Grinder
12 3 (5.08%) VersionOne
General
1 3 (5.08%) Online Betting
1 3 (5.08%) Retail
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) Tester
3 10 (16.95%) Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Test Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Automation Tester
5 7 (11.86%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Test Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Digital Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Technical Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) QA Tester
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Agile Test Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Performance Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Android Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Manual Test Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.81%) HTML
2 15 (25.42%) Spring
3 12 (20.34%) REST
4 9 (15.25%) JSON
4 9 (15.25%) RESTful
5 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
6 7 (11.86%) Gherkin
6 7 (11.86%) HTML5
6 7 (11.86%) Play Framework
7 6 (10.17%) Django
7 6 (10.17%) Dropwizard
7 6 (10.17%) Hibernate
7 6 (10.17%) JAX-RS
8 5 (8.47%) XML
9 4 (6.78%) SOAP
9 4 (6.78%) Web Services
10 3 (5.08%) CSS
11 2 (3.39%) jQuery
12 1 (1.69%) Guice
12 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) User Experience
2 5 (8.47%) Social Media
3 4 (6.78%) Wiki
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.69%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 10 (16.95%) Unix
3 5 (8.47%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.78%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (81.36%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.93%) BDD
3 26 (44.07%) Scrum
4 25 (42.37%) TDD
5 11 (18.64%) Automation Testing
6 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.95%) Open Source
7 9 (15.25%) Kanban
8 8 (13.56%) Microservices
8 8 (13.56%) Test Automation
8 8 (13.56%) Web Development
9 7 (11.86%) Automated Testing
10 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
11 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
11 5 (8.47%) Functional Testing
11 5 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (8.47%) SDLC
11 5 (8.47%) Software Testing
11 5 (8.47%) Web Design
12 4 (6.78%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 40 (67.80%) Java
2 20 (33.90%) Ruby
3 18 (30.51%) Python
4 14 (23.73%) Scala
5 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.17%) C#
6 6 (10.17%) SQL
7 5 (8.47%) CoffeeScript
7 5 (8.47%) PHP
8 4 (6.78%) VBA
8 4 (6.78%) VBScript
9 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.39%) Groovy
10 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.69%) C
11 1 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) ISEB
1 5 (8.47%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.39%) Degree
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Puppet
2 6 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) Grafana
3 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.69%) Kibana
3 1 (1.69%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle
2 6 (10.17%) AppDynamics
3 5 (8.47%) Dynatrace
3 5 (8.47%) IBM
3 5 (8.47%) New Relic
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.69%) Splunk
4 1 (1.69%) VMware
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