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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 62 67 93
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 37 59 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.43% 2.69% 1.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.74% 15.45% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 18
Median daily rate £423 £425 £544
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% -21.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
- +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 - £34.25
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
235 382 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.43% 17.44% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 241 140
Median daily rate £410 £425 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +24.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.44 - £14.87
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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +7 35 £438 +6.06% 8
Bradford +6 2 £400 -31.87%
Cucumber
Yorkshire

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 67 (83.75%) Selenium
2 59 (73.75%) Java
3 56 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (61.25%) Jenkins
5 37 (46.25%) Scala
5 37 (46.25%) Python
6 36 (45.00%) HTML
6 36 (45.00%) Ruby
6 36 (45.00%) JSON
6 36 (45.00%) JIRA
7 35 (43.75%) TDD
7 35 (43.75%) BDD
8 34 (42.50%) RESTful
8 34 (42.50%) Linux
9 32 (40.00%) WebDriver
10 31 (38.75%) NoSQL
11 28 (35.00%) HTML5
12 27 (33.75%) Puppet
12 27 (33.75%) Scrum
12 27 (33.75%) Spring
13 26 (32.50%) MongoDB
13 26 (32.50%) Open Source
14 25 (31.25%) Confluence
15 24 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
15 24 (30.00%) Play Framework
15 24 (30.00%) Django
16 20 (25.00%) Automation Testing
17 19 (23.75%) Kanban
18 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
19 16 (20.00%) QA

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 25 (31.25%) Confluence
2 2 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (1.25%) Temenos T24
1 1 (1.25%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) GitHub
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (38.75%) NoSQL
2 26 (32.50%) MongoDB
3 14 (17.50%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.50%) DB2
6 1 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 67 (83.75%) Selenium
2 49 (61.25%) Jenkins
3 36 (45.00%) JIRA
4 32 (40.00%) WebDriver
5 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
6 14 (17.50%) RSpec
7 9 (11.25%) Hudson
7 9 (11.25%) JMeter
7 9 (11.25%) JUnit
8 7 (8.75%) Maven
8 7 (8.75%) SoapUI
9 5 (6.25%) Appium
9 5 (6.25%) Capybara
9 5 (6.25%) HP UFT
9 5 (6.25%) LoadRunner
10 4 (5.00%) Subversion
10 4 (5.00%) Vagrant
11 3 (3.75%) Bitbucket
11 3 (3.75%) Calabash
11 3 (3.75%) Grunt
General
1 7 (8.75%) Games
2 3 (3.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (21.25%) Developer
1 17 (21.25%) Test Engineer
2 15 (18.75%) Architect
3 12 (15.00%) Technical Architect
3 12 (15.00%) Tester
4 11 (13.75%) Automation Tester
4 11 (13.75%) Test Automation Engineer
5 10 (12.50%) Analyst
5 10 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Java Architect
6 8 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
7 7 (8.75%) QA Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) QA Test Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Quality Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Technical Leader
8 5 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (5.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (45.00%) HTML
1 36 (45.00%) JSON
2 34 (42.50%) RESTful
3 28 (35.00%) HTML5
4 27 (33.75%) Spring
5 24 (30.00%) Django
5 24 (30.00%) Play Framework
6 9 (11.25%) XML
7 8 (10.00%) CSS
8 7 (8.75%) jQuery
9 6 (7.50%) Gherkin
9 6 (7.50%) REST
10 5 (6.25%) Velocity
10 5 (6.25%) Web Services
11 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.00%) Dropwizard
11 4 (5.00%) Node.js
11 4 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (5.00%) SOAP
12 3 (3.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Social Media
2 10 (12.50%) Tandem
3 8 (10.00%) Driving Licence
4 6 (7.50%) User Experience
5 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.50%) NHS
7 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.25%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 34 (42.50%) Linux
2 12 (15.00%) Unix
3 2 (2.50%) Android
3 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (43.75%) BDD
2 35 (43.75%) TDD
3 27 (33.75%) Scrum
4 26 (32.50%) Open Source
5 20 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 19 (23.75%) Kanban
7 16 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 15 (18.75%) Microservices
9 14 (17.50%) Business Analysis
9 14 (17.50%) Test Scripting
10 10 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 10 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
10 10 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 10 (12.50%) OO
11 9 (11.25%) UML
11 9 (11.25%) User Stories
12 8 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (10.00%) Software Testing
12 8 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (73.75%) Java
2 37 (46.25%) Python
2 37 (46.25%) Scala
3 36 (45.00%) Ruby
4 13 (16.25%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.75%) SQL
6 8 (10.00%) C#
7 6 (7.50%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.00%) Groovy
9 3 (3.75%) PHP
10 2 (2.50%) C
10 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.50%) VBScript
11 1 (1.25%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) ISEB
1 6 (7.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.00%) QA
2 5 (6.25%) WCAG
3 1 (1.25%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (33.75%) Puppet
2 24 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.25%) Grafana
3 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.25%) Kibana
3 1 (1.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (2.50%) CA Agile Central
1 2 (2.50%) HP
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle
1 2 (2.50%) VMware
2 1 (1.25%) AppDynamics
2 1 (1.25%) Calypso
2 1 (1.25%) Guidewire
2 1 (1.25%) IBM
2 1 (1.25%) Splunk
2 1 (1.25%) Temenos
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