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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 103 83 91
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 23 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.02% 0.96% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.78% 7.92% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 10
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£413 £381 £271
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% +40.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £340 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £575 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
398 202 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.63% 12.13% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 129 150
Average daily rate £350 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 13
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £31.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Leeds -17 22 £413 -8.83% 6
Cucumber
Yorkshire

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 58 (98.31%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (88.14%) Java
3 35 (59.32%) Git (software)
4 31 (52.54%) TDD
5 25 (42.37%) MongoDB
6 21 (35.59%) Ruby
7 19 (32.20%) HTML
8 18 (30.51%) QA
8 18 (30.51%) Web Design
8 18 (30.51%) Responsive Web Design
8 18 (30.51%) Jenkins
9 17 (28.81%) Spring
9 17 (28.81%) Spring MVC
9 17 (28.81%) JUnit
9 17 (28.81%) MVC
10 16 (27.12%) GitHub
10 16 (27.12%) Microservices
10 16 (27.12%) GitLab
10 16 (27.12%) BDD
11 15 (25.42%) TeamCity
11 15 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (25.42%) C#
12 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
13 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
13 13 (22.03%) Selenium
14 12 (20.34%) Test Automation
15 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (18.64%) HTML5
15 11 (18.64%) Akamai
15 11 (18.64%) CSS3

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 11 (18.64%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 16 (27.12%) GitHub
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (42.37%) MongoDB
2 7 (11.86%) Neo4j
2 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (59.32%) Git (software)
2 18 (30.51%) Jenkins
3 17 (28.81%) JUnit
4 16 (27.12%) GitLab
5 15 (25.42%) TeamCity
6 13 (22.03%) Selenium
7 11 (18.64%) IntelliJ
7 11 (18.64%) Capybara
8 8 (13.56%) WebDriver
8 8 (13.56%) Mockito
9 7 (11.86%) SpecFlow
9 7 (11.86%) Subversion
9 7 (11.86%) Maven
10 3 (5.08%) NUnit
11 1 (1.69%) FitNesse
11 1 (1.69%) HP UFT
11 1 (1.69%) Calabash
11 1 (1.69%) Appium
11 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (61.02%) Developer
2 24 (40.68%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Ruby Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Agile Coach
5 6 (10.17%) Tester
6 5 (8.47%) Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Agile Tester
8 2 (3.39%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Automation Analyst
9 1 (1.69%) QA Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) QA Test Analyst
9 1 (1.69%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.69%) QA Analyst
9 1 (1.69%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Test Leader
9 1 (1.69%) Agile Test Analyst
9 1 (1.69%) QA Leader
9 1 (1.69%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) HTML
2 17 (28.81%) Spring
2 17 (28.81%) Spring MVC
3 11 (18.64%) HTML5
3 11 (18.64%) Sinatra
3 11 (18.64%) CSS3
3 11 (18.64%) Sass
3 11 (18.64%) CSS
4 10 (16.95%) REST
5 8 (13.56%) Gherkin
6 7 (11.86%) JAX-RS
7 6 (10.17%) .NET
8 2 (3.39%) SOAP
8 2 (3.39%) Web Services
9 1 (1.69%) XML
9 1 (1.69%) XSD
9 1 (1.69%) WSDL
9 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) NHS
1 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) UNIX
1 7 (11.86%) Linux
1 7 (11.86%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.69%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (98.31%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (52.54%) TDD
3 18 (30.51%) Web Design
3 18 (30.51%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (28.81%) MVC
5 16 (27.12%) BDD
5 16 (27.12%) Microservices
6 15 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
8 12 (20.34%) Test Automation
9 10 (16.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (16.95%) ATDD
9 10 (16.95%) Open Source
9 10 (16.95%) Pair Programming
9 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
10 9 (15.25%) Refactoring
10 9 (15.25%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (11.86%) Scrum
12 6 (10.17%) Automated Testing
13 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (88.14%) Java
2 21 (35.59%) Ruby
3 15 (25.42%) C#
4 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.95%) Degree
3 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.17%) BC Cleared
4 6 (10.17%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.08%) ISEB
6 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (30.51%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) Graylog
2 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) VMware
1 11 (18.64%) Akamai
1 11 (18.64%) New Relic
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) HP