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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 74 81 92
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 43 39 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.12% 1.94% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.75% 11.96% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 9
Median daily rate £323 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.11% +37.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £600 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.90 - -
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
366 326 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.07% 16.24% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 228 169
Median daily rate £400 £335 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
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 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +3 36 £325 -9.72% 6
Bradford - 2 £298 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Cucumber
Yorkshire

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 63 (82.89%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (71.05%) Selenium
3 50 (65.79%) Java
4 33 (43.42%) BDD
5 29 (38.16%) Ruby
6 28 (36.84%) Jenkins
7 26 (34.21%) JIRA
8 25 (32.89%) Scrum
9 24 (31.58%) Python
10 23 (30.26%) JavaScript
10 23 (30.26%) TDD
10 23 (30.26%) Git (software)
11 22 (28.95%) JMeter
12 20 (26.32%) Linux
12 20 (26.32%) QA
13 19 (25.00%) HTML
14 18 (23.68%) Test Automation
15 17 (22.37%) WebDriver
16 16 (21.05%) REST
16 16 (21.05%) Oracle
16 16 (21.05%) Spring
17 15 (19.74%) Maven
17 15 (19.74%) C#
17 15 (19.74%) Scala
18 14 (18.42%) Confluence
18 14 (18.42%) SoapUI
18 14 (18.42%) Puppet
18 14 (18.42%) Relational Database
18 14 (18.42%) LoadRunner
19 13 (17.11%) Automated Testing

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 14 (18.42%) Confluence
2 3 (3.95%) Node.js
3 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.32%) Jetty
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) IaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) PaaS
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) SNMP
2 5 (6.58%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) Relational Database
2 12 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 10 (13.16%) NoSQL
3 10 (13.16%) Oracle Database
4 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.58%) MySQL
5 5 (6.58%) Neo4j
6 3 (3.95%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (71.05%) Selenium
2 28 (36.84%) Jenkins
3 26 (34.21%) JIRA
4 23 (30.26%) Git (software)
5 22 (28.95%) JMeter
6 17 (22.37%) WebDriver
7 15 (19.74%) Maven
8 14 (18.42%) LoadRunner
8 14 (18.42%) SoapUI
9 9 (11.84%) Subversion
9 9 (11.84%) Visual Studio
10 8 (10.53%) HP UFT
10 8 (10.53%) JUnit
11 7 (9.21%) Gatling
11 7 (9.21%) SilkPerformer
11 7 (9.21%) VisualVM
11 7 (9.21%) YourKit
12 6 (7.89%) Liquibase
12 6 (7.89%) Mockito
12 6 (7.89%) The Grinder
General
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
1 4 (5.26%) Retail
2 3 (3.95%) Online Betting
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (25.00%) Tester
2 14 (18.42%) Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) Automation Tester
3 12 (15.79%) Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 10 (13.16%) Test Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Architect
6 7 (9.21%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Test Leader
7 6 (7.89%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Digital Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Performance Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Agile Test Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) QA Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) QA Tester
8 5 (6.58%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Test Specialist
9 4 (5.26%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.00%) HTML
2 16 (21.05%) REST
2 16 (21.05%) Spring
3 13 (17.11%) AngularJS
4 10 (13.16%) .NET
5 9 (11.84%) JSON
6 8 (10.53%) Hibernate
6 8 (10.53%) RESTful
7 7 (9.21%) HTML5
7 7 (9.21%) Play Framework
7 7 (9.21%) SOAP
7 7 (9.21%) Web Services
8 6 (7.89%) CSS
8 6 (7.89%) Django
8 6 (7.89%) Dropwizard
8 6 (7.89%) JAX-RS
8 6 (7.89%) XML
9 5 (6.58%) Gherkin
10 3 (3.95%) PhoneGap
10 3 (3.95%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) PKI
1 7 (9.21%) User Experience
2 5 (6.58%) Social Media
3 4 (5.26%) Wiki
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) Linux
2 12 (15.79%) Mac OS X
3 8 (10.53%) Unix
3 8 (10.53%) Windows
4 7 (9.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (82.89%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (43.42%) BDD
3 25 (32.89%) Scrum
4 23 (30.26%) TDD
5 18 (23.68%) Test Automation
6 13 (17.11%) Automated Testing
7 12 (15.79%) Functional Testing
8 11 (14.47%) Automation Testing
8 11 (14.47%) Non-Functional Testing
9 10 (13.16%) Open Source
10 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (11.84%) Microservices
11 8 (10.53%) DevOps
11 8 (10.53%) Web Development
12 7 (9.21%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (9.21%) Regression Testing
12 7 (9.21%) Test Scripting
12 7 (9.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 6 (7.89%) Kanban
14 5 (6.58%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 50 (65.79%) Java
2 29 (38.16%) Ruby
3 24 (31.58%) Python
4 23 (30.26%) JavaScript
5 15 (19.74%) C#
5 15 (19.74%) Scala
6 8 (10.53%) C
6 8 (10.53%) Shell Script
7 7 (9.21%) CoffeeScript
7 7 (9.21%) Perl
7 7 (9.21%) SQL
8 6 (7.89%) VBA
8 6 (7.89%) VBScript
9 5 (6.58%) PHP
10 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.32%) Groovy
10 1 (1.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.58%) ISEB
3 5 (6.58%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.63%) Degree
6 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (26.32%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Docker
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (18.42%) Puppet
2 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.32%) Ansible
3 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Oracle
2 7 (9.21%) AppDynamics
2 7 (9.21%) Dynatrace
2 7 (9.21%) IBM
2 7 (9.21%) New Relic
3 6 (7.89%) HP
4 3 (3.95%) Google
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.32%) VMware
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