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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 73 92 89
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 42 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.11% 0.73% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.91% 4.55% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 8 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £308 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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
302 286 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.21% 15.98% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 169 67
Average daily rate £363 £323 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.40% +15.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +4 29 £400 +31.14% 4
Cucumber
Yorkshire

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 60 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (76.92%) Java
3 39 (60.00%) TDD
4 34 (52.31%) Ruby
5 26 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 24 (36.92%) QA
7 22 (33.85%) Open Source
8 21 (32.31%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (32.31%) HTML
9 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
10 19 (29.23%) CSS
10 19 (29.23%) Sass
11 18 (27.69%) Responsive Web Design
11 18 (27.69%) C#
11 18 (27.69%) Web Design
12 17 (26.15%) Selenium
12 17 (26.15%) Test Automation
13 16 (24.62%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (24.62%) TeamCity
13 16 (24.62%) HTML5
13 16 (24.62%) Akamai
13 16 (24.62%) Sinatra
13 16 (24.62%) CSS3
13 16 (24.62%) Capybara
13 16 (24.62%) Cloud Foundry
13 16 (24.62%) New Relic
13 16 (24.62%) Graylog
13 16 (24.62%) VMware
13 16 (24.62%) IntelliJ
14 15 (23.08%) Pair Programming

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (24.62%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (6.15%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) MongoDB
2 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (26.15%) Selenium
3 16 (24.62%) TeamCity
3 16 (24.62%) Capybara
3 16 (24.62%) IntelliJ
4 15 (23.08%) SpecFlow
5 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
6 10 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (12.31%) Sahi
7 8 (12.31%) WATIR
7 8 (12.31%) JUnit
8 7 (10.77%) GitLab
9 4 (6.15%) Subversion
10 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
10 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.08%) Maven
10 2 (3.08%) NUnit
10 2 (3.08%) Hudson
10 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
10 2 (3.08%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (4.62%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Developer
2 17 (26.15%) Tester
3 16 (24.62%) Ruby Developer
4 12 (18.46%) Agile Tester
5 11 (16.92%) Agile Coach
5 11 (16.92%) Analyst
6 9 (13.85%) Test Analyst
6 9 (13.85%) Software Tester
6 9 (13.85%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) QA Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.08%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) QA Tester
9 2 (3.08%) Automation Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Agile Test Analyst
10 1 (1.54%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 1 (1.54%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (1.54%) QA Engineer
10 1 (1.54%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) HTML
2 19 (29.23%) CSS
2 19 (29.23%) Sass
3 16 (24.62%) HTML5
3 16 (24.62%) Sinatra
3 16 (24.62%) CSS3
4 15 (23.08%) Gherkin
5 11 (16.92%) .NET
6 8 (12.31%) Spring MVC
6 8 (12.31%) Spring
6 8 (12.31%) Web Services
7 7 (10.77%) XML
8 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
8 4 (6.15%) RESTful
9 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (4.62%) Mustache
9 3 (4.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (4.62%) JSON
9 3 (4.62%) jQuery
10 2 (3.08%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) Open Source
2 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
1 2 (3.08%) UNIX
1 2 (3.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (60.00%) TDD
3 21 (32.31%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (27.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 18 (27.69%) Web Design
5 17 (26.15%) Test Automation
6 15 (23.08%) Pair Programming
6 15 (23.08%) Automation Testing
6 15 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
7 12 (18.46%) Scrum
7 12 (18.46%) BDD
7 12 (18.46%) Mentoring
8 11 (16.92%) ATDD
9 10 (15.38%) MVC
10 9 (13.85%) Refactoring
10 9 (13.85%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (10.77%) Microservices
12 5 (7.69%) Automated Testing
13 3 (4.62%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (76.92%) Java
2 34 (52.31%) Ruby
3 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 18 (27.69%) C#
5 12 (18.46%) SQL
6 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Degree
2 9 (13.85%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.08%) BC Cleared
4 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (36.92%) QA
System Software
1 16 (24.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (24.62%) Graylog
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Akamai
1 16 (24.62%) New Relic
1 16 (24.62%) VMware
2 13 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.08%) HP
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £360.00 per day
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