The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 110 106 95
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 44 47 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.47% 1.48% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.61% 8.33% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 18
Median daily rate £380 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £294 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £446 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cucumber
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
511 564 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.09% 17.72% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 375 182
Median daily rate £400 £348 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £275 £210
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 7 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.19% -
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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cucumber across the Yorkshire region.

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +13 36 £394 -1.50% 6
North Yorkshire +1 3 £350 - 2
South Yorkshire -15 1 - -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 70 (72.92%) Selenium
2 69 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (68.75%) Java
4 40 (41.67%) BDD
5 36 (37.50%) Scrum
6 35 (36.46%) Ruby
7 34 (35.42%) TDD
8 33 (34.38%) Python
9 32 (33.33%) HTML
9 32 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 31 (32.29%) JIRA
11 30 (31.25%) WebDriver
12 27 (28.13%) Git (software)
13 26 (27.08%) Spring
13 26 (27.08%) Linux
14 25 (26.04%) Scala
15 24 (25.00%) NoSQL
16 23 (23.96%) RESTful
17 21 (21.88%) MongoDB
17 21 (21.88%) JSON
18 20 (20.83%) JavaScript
18 20 (20.83%) Automation Testing
19 19 (19.79%) Open Source
19 19 (19.79%) QA
20 18 (18.75%) HTML5
20 18 (18.75%) Kanban
20 18 (18.75%) Relational Database
21 16 (16.67%) Confluence
21 16 (16.67%) Puppet
22 15 (15.63%) Test Automation

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in 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 16 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (1.04%) CMS
2 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.04%) Jetty
2 1 (1.04%) Kentico
2 1 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.04%) Sitefinity
2 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) GitHub
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 21 (21.88%) MongoDB
3 18 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (6.25%) MySQL
5 5 (5.21%) Neo4j
5 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.08%) DB2
7 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 70 (72.92%) Selenium
2 32 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 31 (32.29%) JIRA
4 30 (31.25%) WebDriver
5 27 (28.13%) Git (software)
6 13 (13.54%) Maven
7 12 (12.50%) SoapUI
8 11 (11.46%) Subversion
9 10 (10.42%) JMeter
9 10 (10.42%) JUnit
10 8 (8.33%) RSpec
11 7 (7.29%) Mockito
12 6 (6.25%) Hudson
12 6 (6.25%) LoadRunner
13 5 (5.21%) Appium
13 5 (5.21%) Gradle
13 5 (5.21%) SilkPerformer
13 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
13 5 (5.21%) VisualVM
13 5 (5.21%) YourKit
General
1 4 (4.17%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Games
2 3 (3.13%) Online Betting
2 3 (3.13%) Retail
2 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (21.88%) Developer
2 19 (19.79%) Analyst
3 16 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 16 (16.67%) Tester
4 14 (14.58%) Test Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) Architect
5 11 (11.46%) Java Developer
5 11 (11.46%) Technical Architect
6 10 (10.42%) Automation Test Analyst
6 10 (10.42%) Automation Tester
6 10 (10.42%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) Digital Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) QA Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) QA Tester
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Java Technical Architect
9 4 (4.17%) Performance Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (33.33%) HTML
2 26 (27.08%) Spring
3 23 (23.96%) RESTful
4 21 (21.88%) JSON
5 18 (18.75%) HTML5
6 15 (15.63%) Play Framework
6 15 (15.63%) REST
7 14 (14.58%) Django
8 11 (11.46%) Gherkin
9 9 (9.38%) CSS
10 8 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 8 (8.33%) Hibernate
11 7 (7.29%) JAX-RS
11 7 (7.29%) Web Services
11 7 (7.29%) XML
12 6 (6.25%) Dropwizard
12 6 (6.25%) jQuery
13 5 (5.21%) SOAP
14 4 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Social Media
2 8 (8.33%) User Experience
3 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) Wiki
4 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.13%) Tandem
5 2 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.08%) NHS
5 2 (2.08%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.08%) Linux
2 14 (14.58%) Unix
3 5 (5.21%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.17%) Android
5 1 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (41.67%) BDD
3 36 (37.50%) Scrum
4 34 (35.42%) TDD
5 20 (20.83%) Automation Testing
6 19 (19.79%) Open Source
7 18 (18.75%) Kanban
8 15 (15.63%) Test Automation
9 13 (13.54%) Test Scripting
10 12 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 12 (12.50%) Microservices
11 10 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.42%) Software Testing
12 9 (9.38%) Business Analysis
13 8 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
13 8 (8.33%) Functional Testing
13 8 (8.33%) Web Development
14 7 (7.29%) OO
14 7 (7.29%) SDLC
14 7 (7.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 66 (68.75%) Java
2 35 (36.46%) Ruby
3 33 (34.38%) Python
4 25 (26.04%) Scala
5 20 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 14 (14.58%) C#
7 9 (9.38%) SQL
8 8 (8.33%) PHP
9 6 (6.25%) VBScript
10 5 (5.21%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.17%) VBA
12 3 (3.13%) C
12 3 (3.13%) Groovy
13 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (12.50%) ISEB
2 10 (10.42%) ISTQB
3 8 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.13%) Degree
5 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.79%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) WCAG
3 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) Docker
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (16.67%) Puppet
2 14 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.04%) Grafana
3 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.04%) Kibana
3 1 (1.04%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (12.50%) Oracle
2 6 (6.25%) AppDynamics
3 5 (5.21%) Dynatrace
3 5 (5.21%) IBM
3 5 (5.21%) New Relic
4 1 (1.04%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.04%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.04%) Splunk
4 1 (1.04%) VMware
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