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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 87 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 35 37 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.72% 1.73% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.26% 10.69% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 11
Median daily rate £325 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £296 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £600 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.61%
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
378 346 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.61% 16.14% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 242 137
Median daily rate £400 £330 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
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 7 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +207.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +1 29 £325 -13.33% 5
Cucumber
Yorkshire

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 52 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (69.70%) Java
3 45 (68.18%) Selenium
4 35 (53.03%) BDD
5 26 (39.39%) TDD
5 26 (39.39%) Scrum
6 23 (34.85%) WebDriver
7 22 (33.33%) Python
8 21 (31.82%) Ruby
9 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
9 20 (30.30%) Jenkins
10 19 (28.79%) JIRA
11 17 (25.76%) HTML
12 16 (24.24%) Spring
13 15 (22.73%) Linux
13 15 (22.73%) Scala
13 15 (22.73%) Relational Database
14 14 (21.21%) Automation Testing
15 13 (19.70%) Maven
15 13 (19.70%) MongoDB
16 12 (18.18%) NoSQL
16 12 (18.18%) QA
16 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
17 11 (16.67%) Oracle
17 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (16.67%) Open Source
17 11 (16.67%) REST
18 10 (15.15%) RESTful
18 10 (15.15%) Kanban
18 10 (15.15%) JSON

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 8 (12.12%) Confluence
2 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.52%) Jetty
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 13 (19.70%) MongoDB
3 12 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.58%) MySQL
4 5 (7.58%) Neo4j
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 45 (68.18%) Selenium
2 23 (34.85%) WebDriver
3 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
3 20 (30.30%) Jenkins
4 19 (28.79%) JIRA
5 13 (19.70%) Maven
6 9 (13.64%) JMeter
6 9 (13.64%) Subversion
7 8 (12.12%) SoapUI
8 7 (10.61%) Mockito
9 6 (9.09%) JUnit
10 5 (7.58%) Gatling
10 5 (7.58%) Gradle
10 5 (7.58%) LoadRunner
10 5 (7.58%) SilkPerformer
10 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
10 5 (7.58%) VisualVM
10 5 (7.58%) YourKit
11 4 (6.06%) Hudson
11 4 (6.06%) The Grinder
General
1 3 (4.55%) Online Betting
1 3 (4.55%) Retail
2 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Analyst
2 14 (21.21%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Test Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) Tester
4 10 (15.15%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Architect
5 7 (10.61%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Technical Architect
5 7 (10.61%) Test Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Automation Tester
6 6 (9.09%) Digital Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) QA Tester
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Performance Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Android Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.76%) HTML
2 16 (24.24%) Spring
3 11 (16.67%) REST
4 10 (15.15%) JSON
4 10 (15.15%) RESTful
5 8 (12.12%) AngularJS
5 8 (12.12%) Gherkin
5 8 (12.12%) HTML5
5 8 (12.12%) Play Framework
6 7 (10.61%) Django
7 6 (9.09%) Dropwizard
7 6 (9.09%) Hibernate
7 6 (9.09%) JAX-RS
8 5 (7.58%) XML
9 3 (4.55%) CSS
9 3 (4.55%) SOAP
9 3 (4.55%) Web Services
10 2 (3.03%) jQuery
11 1 (1.52%) Guice
11 1 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) User Experience
2 6 (9.09%) Social Media
3 4 (6.06%) Wiki
4 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.52%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.52%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Linux
2 10 (15.15%) Unix
3 5 (7.58%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.06%) Android
5 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (53.03%) BDD
3 26 (39.39%) Scrum
3 26 (39.39%) TDD
4 14 (21.21%) Automation Testing
5 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (16.67%) Open Source
6 10 (15.15%) Kanban
7 9 (13.64%) Microservices
8 8 (12.12%) Software Testing
8 8 (12.12%) Test Automation
8 8 (12.12%) Web Development
9 7 (10.61%) Automated Testing
10 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 6 (9.09%) OO
10 6 (9.09%) Test Scripting
11 5 (7.58%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (7.58%) SDLC
11 5 (7.58%) Software Delivery
11 5 (7.58%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 46 (69.70%) Java
2 22 (33.33%) Python
3 21 (31.82%) Ruby
4 15 (22.73%) Scala
5 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 9 (13.64%) C#
7 5 (7.58%) CoffeeScript
7 5 (7.58%) PHP
7 5 (7.58%) SQL
8 4 (6.06%) VBA
8 4 (6.06%) VBScript
9 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.03%) Groovy
10 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.52%) C
11 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) ISEB
1 8 (12.12%) ISTQB
2 6 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.03%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Puppet
2 7 (10.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.52%) Grafana
3 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.52%) Kibana
3 1 (1.52%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) AppDynamics
3 5 (7.58%) Dynatrace
3 5 (7.58%) IBM
3 5 (7.58%) New Relic
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.52%) Splunk
4 1 (1.52%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £370 to £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago