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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 97 105 101
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 44 44 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.58% 1.49% 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.40% 10.23% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 16
Median daily rate £338 £375 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £600 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.33% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
524 430 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.79% 14.59% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 294 189
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.02 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -2.06%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -5 40 £338 -16.92% 4
North Yorkshire +2 1 £350 -6.66% 2
South Yorkshire 0 1 - -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 58 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (70.83%) Selenium
3 48 (66.67%) Java
4 36 (50.00%) BDD
5 29 (40.28%) Scrum
6 28 (38.89%) TDD
7 24 (33.33%) WebDriver
8 23 (31.94%) JIRA
8 23 (31.94%) HTML
9 21 (29.17%) Ruby
9 21 (29.17%) Git (software)
10 20 (27.78%) Python
11 19 (26.39%) Jenkins
12 17 (23.61%) Spring
12 17 (23.61%) QA
13 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
14 15 (20.83%) Linux
14 15 (20.83%) Relational Database
14 15 (20.83%) Scala
15 13 (18.06%) Maven
15 13 (18.06%) MongoDB
15 13 (18.06%) REST
15 13 (18.06%) Automation Testing
16 12 (16.67%) NoSQL
16 12 (16.67%) Open Source
16 12 (16.67%) Oracle
17 11 (15.28%) Unix
17 11 (15.28%) JSON
17 11 (15.28%) Kanban
18 10 (13.89%) RESTful

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 9 (12.50%) Confluence
2 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.39%) CMS
3 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.39%) Jetty
3 1 (1.39%) Kentico
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.39%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 13 (18.06%) MongoDB
3 12 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.33%) MySQL
5 5 (6.94%) Neo4j
5 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 51 (70.83%) Selenium
2 24 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 23 (31.94%) JIRA
4 21 (29.17%) Git (software)
5 19 (26.39%) Jenkins
6 13 (18.06%) Maven
7 9 (12.50%) JMeter
7 9 (12.50%) SoapUI
7 9 (12.50%) Subversion
8 7 (9.72%) JUnit
8 7 (9.72%) Mockito
9 6 (8.33%) LoadRunner
10 5 (6.94%) Gatling
10 5 (6.94%) Gradle
10 5 (6.94%) SilkPerformer
10 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
10 5 (6.94%) VisualVM
10 5 (6.94%) YourKit
11 4 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (5.56%) The Grinder
General
1 3 (4.17%) Online Betting
1 3 (4.17%) Retail
1 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Analyst
2 14 (19.44%) Developer
2 14 (19.44%) Test Analyst
2 14 (19.44%) Tester
3 8 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 8 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 8 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Architect
4 7 (9.72%) Technical Architect
4 7 (9.72%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Digital Developer
5 6 (8.33%) QA Tester
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Performance Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Android Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Manual Test Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.94%) HTML
2 17 (23.61%) Spring
3 13 (18.06%) REST
4 11 (15.28%) JSON
5 10 (13.89%) RESTful
5 10 (13.89%) XML
6 9 (12.50%) Gherkin
6 9 (12.50%) HTML5
7 8 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 8 (11.11%) Play Framework
8 7 (9.72%) Django
8 7 (9.72%) Hibernate
9 6 (8.33%) Dropwizard
9 6 (8.33%) JAX-RS
10 4 (5.56%) CSS
10 4 (5.56%) SOAP
10 4 (5.56%) Web Services
11 2 (2.78%) Ajax
11 2 (2.78%) jQuery
11 2 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) User Experience
2 6 (8.33%) Social Media
3 4 (5.56%) Wiki
4 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.39%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.39%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.83%) Linux
2 11 (15.28%) Unix
3 5 (6.94%) Mac OS X
4 4 (5.56%) Android
5 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.00%) BDD
3 29 (40.28%) Scrum
4 28 (38.89%) TDD
5 13 (18.06%) Automation Testing
6 12 (16.67%) Open Source
7 11 (15.28%) Kanban
8 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (12.50%) Microservices
9 9 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 8 (11.11%) Automated Testing
10 8 (11.11%) Software Testing
10 8 (11.11%) Test Scripting
10 8 (11.11%) Web Development
11 7 (9.72%) SDLC
12 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
12 6 (8.33%) Functional Testing
12 6 (8.33%) Regression Testing
13 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
13 5 (6.94%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 48 (66.67%) Java
2 21 (29.17%) Ruby
3 20 (27.78%) Python
4 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 15 (20.83%) Scala
6 7 (9.72%) C#
6 7 (9.72%) PHP
7 6 (8.33%) SQL
8 5 (6.94%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (5.56%) VBA
9 4 (5.56%) VBScript
10 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.78%) Groovy
11 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.39%) C
12 1 (1.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) ISTQB
2 8 (11.11%) ISEB
3 7 (9.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.17%) Degree
4 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.61%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Puppet
2 7 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.39%) Grafana
3 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.39%) Kibana
3 1 (1.39%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (8.33%) AppDynamics
3 5 (6.94%) Dynatrace
3 5 (6.94%) IBM
3 5 (6.94%) New Relic
4 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.39%) Splunk
4 1 (1.39%) Telerik
4 1 (1.39%) VMware
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