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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 85 81 108
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +27
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 45 70 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.84% 2.28% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.16% 13.65% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 19
Median daily rate £420 £475 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% -11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £278 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 - £34.25
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
370 513 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.14% 16.74% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 345 181
Median daily rate £425 £448 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% +37.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £34.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% +14.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £40.00 £18.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £40.00 £50.99
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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +20 40 £418 +1.21% 12
North Yorkshire +1 3 £425 +19.15% 2
South Yorkshire -26 1 - - 1
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 79 (85.87%) Selenium
2 64 (69.57%) Java
3 61 (66.30%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (55.43%) Jenkins
5 41 (44.57%) JIRA
6 38 (41.30%) Ruby
6 38 (41.30%) HTML
7 37 (40.22%) Python
7 37 (40.22%) Scala
8 36 (39.13%) WebDriver
8 36 (39.13%) TDD
9 35 (38.04%) JSON
9 35 (38.04%) BDD
10 34 (36.96%) RESTful
10 34 (36.96%) Linux
11 30 (32.61%) NoSQL
12 28 (30.43%) Scrum
12 28 (30.43%) Spring
13 26 (28.26%) Puppet
13 26 (28.26%) HTML5
14 25 (27.17%) Confluence
14 25 (27.17%) MongoDB
15 24 (26.09%) Open Source
16 23 (25.00%) Automation Testing
16 23 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
16 23 (25.00%) Play Framework
16 23 (25.00%) Django
17 22 (23.91%) QA
18 21 (22.83%) Git (software)
19 19 (20.65%) 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 25 (27.17%) Confluence
2 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.09%) CMS
3 1 (1.09%) Kentico
3 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.09%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (1.09%) Temenos T24
1 1 (1.09%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) GitHub
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.61%) NoSQL
2 25 (27.17%) MongoDB
3 13 (14.13%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.17%) DB2
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 79 (85.87%) Selenium
2 51 (55.43%) Jenkins
3 41 (44.57%) JIRA
4 36 (39.13%) WebDriver
5 21 (22.83%) Git (software)
6 14 (15.22%) RSpec
7 10 (10.87%) Hudson
8 9 (9.78%) JMeter
8 9 (9.78%) JUnit
9 8 (8.70%) Capybara
10 7 (7.61%) Maven
10 7 (7.61%) SoapUI
11 6 (6.52%) Calabash
12 5 (5.43%) Appium
12 5 (5.43%) HP UFT
12 5 (5.43%) LoadRunner
13 4 (4.35%) Fiddler
13 4 (4.35%) Subversion
13 4 (4.35%) Vagrant
14 3 (3.26%) Grunt
General
1 8 (8.70%) Games
2 3 (3.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (19.57%) Developer
2 17 (18.48%) Test Engineer
3 16 (17.39%) Tester
4 14 (15.22%) Architect
4 14 (15.22%) Automation Tester
5 13 (14.13%) Analyst
6 12 (13.04%) Technical Architect
6 12 (13.04%) Test Analyst
7 11 (11.96%) Test Automation Engineer
8 10 (10.87%) Java Developer
8 10 (10.87%) QA Engineer
9 8 (8.70%) Java Architect
9 8 (8.70%) Java Technical Architect
10 7 (7.61%) QA Test Engineer
10 7 (7.61%) Quality Engineer
10 7 (7.61%) Technical Leader
11 6 (6.52%) Selenium Tester
12 5 (5.43%) Automation Test Analyst
12 5 (5.43%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 5 (5.43%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (41.30%) HTML
2 35 (38.04%) JSON
3 34 (36.96%) RESTful
4 28 (30.43%) Spring
5 26 (28.26%) HTML5
6 23 (25.00%) Django
6 23 (25.00%) Play Framework
7 10 (10.87%) Gherkin
7 10 (10.87%) XML
8 8 (8.70%) CSS
8 8 (8.70%) REST
9 6 (6.52%) jQuery
10 5 (5.43%) Web Services
11 4 (4.35%) .NET
11 4 (4.35%) Dropwizard
11 4 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (4.35%) SOAP
11 4 (4.35%) Velocity
12 3 (3.26%) RESTEasy
12 3 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Social Media
2 9 (9.78%) Tandem
3 8 (8.70%) Driving Licence
4 6 (6.52%) User Experience
5 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.17%) NHS
6 2 (2.17%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.09%) STB
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.96%) Linux
2 13 (14.13%) Unix
3 3 (3.26%) Android
4 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (66.30%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (39.13%) TDD
3 35 (38.04%) BDD
4 28 (30.43%) Scrum
5 24 (26.09%) Open Source
6 23 (25.00%) Automation Testing
7 19 (20.65%) Kanban
7 19 (20.65%) Test Automation
8 15 (16.30%) Test Scripting
9 14 (15.22%) Microservices
10 13 (14.13%) Business Analysis
11 12 (13.04%) Automated Testing
12 10 (10.87%) Defect Tracking
12 10 (10.87%) OO
13 9 (9.78%) Mentoring
13 9 (9.78%) User Stories
14 8 (8.70%) Software Testing
14 8 (8.70%) UML
14 8 (8.70%) Web Testing
15 7 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 64 (69.57%) Java
2 38 (41.30%) Ruby
3 37 (40.22%) Python
3 37 (40.22%) Scala
4 15 (16.30%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.96%) SQL
6 10 (10.87%) C#
7 7 (7.61%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.43%) Groovy
9 4 (4.35%) PHP
10 2 (2.17%) C
10 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.17%) VBScript
11 1 (1.09%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) ISEB
2 6 (6.52%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (23.91%) QA
2 5 (5.43%) WCAG
3 1 (1.09%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (28.26%) Puppet
2 23 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.09%) Grafana
3 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.09%) Kibana
3 1 (1.09%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (2.17%) CA Agile Central
1 2 (2.17%) HP
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle
1 2 (2.17%) VMware
2 1 (1.09%) AppDynamics
2 1 (1.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.09%) Calypso
2 1 (1.09%) Guidewire
2 1 (1.09%) IBM
2 1 (1.09%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.09%) Splunk
2 1 (1.09%) Temenos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago