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 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 88 94 99
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 58 60 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.04% 1.88% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.29% 9.84% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 42 19
Median daily rate £405 £419 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.28% +16.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £341 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £509 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50
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
472 610 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.60% 19.14% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 412 205
Median daily rate £413 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £31.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.45% -
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 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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +32 52 £413 -1.49% 5
North Yorkshire +3 4 £350 -12.50% 5
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 81 (77.88%) Selenium
2 73 (70.19%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (68.27%) Java
4 47 (45.19%) Jenkins
5 42 (40.38%) JIRA
6 40 (38.46%) TDD
6 40 (38.46%) Ruby
7 38 (36.54%) Scrum
7 38 (36.54%) BDD
8 36 (34.62%) Python
9 33 (31.73%) HTML
9 33 (31.73%) Spring
9 33 (31.73%) Scala
9 33 (31.73%) WebDriver
10 32 (30.77%) Linux
11 31 (29.81%) JSON
11 31 (29.81%) RESTful
11 31 (29.81%) NoSQL
12 28 (26.92%) Git (software)
13 25 (24.04%) Puppet
14 24 (23.08%) Automation Testing
15 23 (22.12%) MongoDB
15 23 (22.12%) HTML5
15 23 (22.12%) Open Source
16 22 (21.15%) QA
17 21 (20.19%) Confluence
17 21 (20.19%) Play Framework
18 20 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
18 20 (19.23%) Django
18 20 (19.23%) Kanban

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 21 (20.19%) Confluence
2 1 (0.96%) CMS
2 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.96%) Jetty
2 1 (0.96%) Kentico
2 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.96%) Sitefinity
2 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (0.96%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.96%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) HTTP
1 1 (0.96%) Internet
1 1 (0.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (29.81%) NoSQL
2 23 (22.12%) MongoDB
3 18 (17.31%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.81%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.88%) MySQL
7 2 (1.92%) DB2
8 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 81 (77.88%) Selenium
2 47 (45.19%) Jenkins
3 42 (40.38%) JIRA
4 33 (31.73%) WebDriver
5 28 (26.92%) Git (software)
6 14 (13.46%) Maven
6 14 (13.46%) SoapUI
7 13 (12.50%) JMeter
8 12 (11.54%) RSpec
9 10 (9.62%) JUnit
9 10 (9.62%) LoadRunner
10 9 (8.65%) Hudson
11 7 (6.73%) Subversion
12 5 (4.81%) Capybara
12 5 (4.81%) Gatling
12 5 (4.81%) SilkPerformer
12 5 (4.81%) Visual Studio
12 5 (4.81%) VisualVM
12 5 (4.81%) YourKit
13 4 (3.85%) The Grinder
General
1 5 (4.81%) Games
2 3 (2.88%) Finance
3 2 (1.92%) Online Betting
4 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (19.23%) Developer
2 18 (17.31%) Analyst
2 18 (17.31%) Tester
3 15 (14.42%) Test Analyst
4 14 (13.46%) Architect
4 14 (13.46%) Technical Architect
4 14 (13.46%) Test Engineer
5 11 (10.58%) Automation Tester
6 10 (9.62%) Java Developer
7 9 (8.65%) Test Automation Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (6.73%) Java Architect
8 7 (6.73%) Java Technical Architect
8 7 (6.73%) QA Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 6 (5.77%) Technical Leader
10 5 (4.81%) Agile Test Analyst
10 5 (4.81%) QA Tester
11 4 (3.85%) Performance Engineer
11 4 (3.85%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (31.73%) HTML
1 33 (31.73%) Spring
2 31 (29.81%) JSON
2 31 (29.81%) RESTful
3 23 (22.12%) HTML5
4 21 (20.19%) Play Framework
5 20 (19.23%) Django
6 12 (11.54%) Gherkin
7 10 (9.62%) AngularJS
7 10 (9.62%) XML
8 7 (6.73%) CSS
8 7 (6.73%) Hibernate
8 7 (6.73%) jQuery
8 7 (6.73%) REST
9 6 (5.77%) Web Services
10 5 (4.81%) SOAP
11 4 (3.85%) Backbone.js
11 4 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Social Media
2 11 (10.58%) User Experience
3 6 (5.77%) Tandem
4 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.88%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.88%) Wiki
6 2 (1.92%) NHS
6 2 (1.92%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 32 (30.77%) Linux
2 14 (13.46%) Unix
3 3 (2.88%) Android
4 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (70.19%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.46%) TDD
3 38 (36.54%) BDD
3 38 (36.54%) Scrum
4 24 (23.08%) Automation Testing
5 23 (22.12%) Open Source
6 20 (19.23%) Kanban
7 17 (16.35%) Microservices
8 15 (14.42%) Test Automation
9 14 (13.46%) Business Analysis
10 13 (12.50%) Automated Testing
11 12 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (11.54%) OO
11 12 (11.54%) Test Scripting
12 11 (10.58%) Software Testing
13 9 (8.65%) Functional Testing
14 8 (7.69%) Software Delivery
15 7 (6.73%) Defect Tracking
15 7 (6.73%) User Stories
16 6 (5.77%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (68.27%) Java
2 40 (38.46%) Ruby
3 36 (34.62%) Python
4 33 (31.73%) Scala
5 20 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 13 (12.50%) SQL
7 10 (9.62%) C#
8 6 (5.77%) VBScript
9 5 (4.81%) CoffeeScript
9 5 (4.81%) Groovy
9 5 (4.81%) PHP
10 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.85%) VBA
11 3 (2.88%) C
11 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) ISTQB
2 9 (8.65%) ISEB
3 8 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.15%) QA
2 3 (2.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (24.04%) Puppet
2 20 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.96%) Grafana
3 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.96%) Kibana
3 1 (0.96%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (9.62%) Oracle
2 6 (5.77%) AppDynamics
2 6 (5.77%) IBM
3 5 (4.81%) Dynatrace
3 5 (4.81%) New Relic
4 3 (2.88%) VMware
5 2 (1.92%) HP
6 1 (0.96%) Calypso
6 1 (0.96%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.96%) Rally
6 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.96%) Splunk
6 1 (0.96%) Temenos
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