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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 85 102 86
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 37 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.86% 1.11% 0.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.69% 6.36% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 11
Median daily rate £394 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.48% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £336 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £444 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
346 393 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.42% 17.44% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 263 133
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.59% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +14 35 £388 -4.49% 5
Cucumber
Yorkshire

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 60 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (70.24%) Selenium
2 59 (70.24%) Java
3 39 (46.43%) BDD
4 34 (40.48%) Ruby
5 32 (38.10%) TDD
5 32 (38.10%) Python
5 32 (38.10%) Scrum
5 32 (38.10%) Jenkins
6 28 (33.33%) JIRA
7 27 (32.14%) WebDriver
8 26 (30.95%) HTML
9 25 (29.76%) Linux
9 25 (29.76%) Scala
10 24 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 24 (28.57%) NoSQL
10 24 (28.57%) Spring
11 23 (27.38%) RESTful
12 20 (23.81%) MongoDB
12 20 (23.81%) JSON
13 18 (21.43%) Open Source
14 17 (20.24%) HTML5
14 17 (20.24%) Automation Testing
14 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
14 17 (20.24%) JavaScript
15 16 (19.05%) Puppet
15 16 (19.05%) Kanban
16 15 (17.86%) Confluence
16 15 (17.86%) Play Framework
16 15 (17.86%) 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 15 (17.86%) Confluence
2 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.19%) Jetty
2 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) Internet
2 1 (1.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 20 (23.81%) MongoDB
3 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.95%) MySQL
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.76%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.38%) DB2
8 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 59 (70.24%) Selenium
2 32 (38.10%) Jenkins
3 28 (33.33%) JIRA
4 27 (32.14%) WebDriver
5 24 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 12 (14.29%) Maven
6 12 (14.29%) SoapUI
7 10 (11.90%) JMeter
8 9 (10.71%) JUnit
8 9 (10.71%) Subversion
9 8 (9.52%) RSpec
10 7 (8.33%) Hudson
11 6 (7.14%) LoadRunner
11 6 (7.14%) Mockito
12 5 (5.95%) Gatling
12 5 (5.95%) Gradle
12 5 (5.95%) SilkPerformer
12 5 (5.95%) Visual Studio
12 5 (5.95%) VisualVM
12 5 (5.95%) YourKit
General
1 4 (4.76%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Games
2 3 (3.57%) Online Betting
2 3 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (21.43%) Developer
2 15 (17.86%) Analyst
3 14 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 14 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Tester
5 11 (13.10%) Architect
5 11 (13.10%) Technical Architect
6 10 (11.90%) Automation Test Analyst
6 10 (11.90%) Test Automation Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) Java Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Automation Tester
9 6 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
9 6 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Digital Developer
10 5 (5.95%) QA Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) QA Tester
11 4 (4.76%) Java Architect
11 4 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
11 4 (4.76%) Performance Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.95%) HTML
2 24 (28.57%) Spring
3 23 (27.38%) RESTful
4 20 (23.81%) JSON
5 17 (20.24%) HTML5
6 15 (17.86%) Play Framework
7 14 (16.67%) Django
8 11 (13.10%) REST
9 9 (10.71%) Gherkin
10 8 (9.52%) AngularJS
11 7 (8.33%) CSS
11 7 (8.33%) jQuery
11 7 (8.33%) Web Services
12 6 (7.14%) JAX-RS
13 5 (5.95%) Dropwizard
13 5 (5.95%) Hibernate
13 5 (5.95%) XML
14 4 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
14 4 (4.76%) SOAP
14 4 (4.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Social Media
2 7 (8.33%) User Experience
3 4 (4.76%) Wiki
4 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.57%) Tandem
5 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.38%) NHS
6 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.19%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.76%) Linux
2 12 (14.29%) Unix
3 4 (4.76%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (46.43%) BDD
3 32 (38.10%) Scrum
3 32 (38.10%) TDD
4 18 (21.43%) Open Source
5 17 (20.24%) Automation Testing
6 16 (19.05%) Kanban
7 13 (15.48%) Test Automation
8 12 (14.29%) Microservices
9 11 (13.10%) Automated Testing
9 11 (13.10%) Test Scripting
10 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (10.71%) Business Analysis
11 9 (10.71%) Software Testing
12 7 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
12 7 (8.33%) OO
12 7 (8.33%) Software Delivery
12 7 (8.33%) Web Development
13 6 (7.14%) Functional Testing
13 6 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 59 (70.24%) Java
2 34 (40.48%) Ruby
3 32 (38.10%) Python
4 25 (29.76%) Scala
5 17 (20.24%) JavaScript
6 12 (14.29%) C#
7 9 (10.71%) SQL
8 6 (7.14%) PHP
8 6 (7.14%) VBScript
9 5 (5.95%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.76%) VBA
11 3 (3.57%) C
11 3 (3.57%) Groovy
12 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) ISEB
2 9 (10.71%) ISTQB
3 7 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.38%) Degree
4 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.86%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) WCAG
3 1 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (19.05%) Puppet
2 14 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.19%) Grafana
3 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.19%) Kibana
3 1 (1.19%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle
2 6 (7.14%) AppDynamics
3 5 (5.95%) Dynatrace
3 5 (5.95%) IBM
3 5 (5.95%) New Relic
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.19%) Splunk
4 1 (1.19%) VMware
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