Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cucumber
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 63 -
Rank change year-on-year +37 - -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 19 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 5.64% 3.51% -
As % of the Development Applications category 29.23% 16.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 0
Belfast median daily rate £412 £415 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.72% - -
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £415 -
% change year-on-year -0.72% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Cucumber is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 65 116 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 19.29% 21.44% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 98 7
Belfast median daily rate £412 £414 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.42% -1.49% +24.44%
10th Percentile £266 £298 £272
90th Percentile £526 £538 £425
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £414 £420
% change year-on-year -0.42% -1.49% +24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Belfast median hourly rate - - £14.34
County Antrim median hourly rate - - £14.34

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Belfast

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cucumber in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cucumber in Belfast

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (89.47%) RESTful
2 17 (89.47%) TDD
2 17 (89.47%) Ajax
2 17 (89.47%) WebSphere
2 17 (89.47%) Gherkin
2 17 (89.47%) Backbone.js
2 17 (89.47%) AngularJS
2 17 (89.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 17 (89.47%) Oracle
2 17 (89.47%) DB2
2 17 (89.47%) JUnit
2 17 (89.47%) CSS
2 17 (89.47%) JSP
2 17 (89.47%) Struts
2 17 (89.47%) Web Services
2 17 (89.47%) XML
2 17 (89.47%) Eclipse
2 17 (89.47%) RDBMS
2 17 (89.47%) MVC
2 17 (89.47%) Relational Database
3 16 (84.21%) Bower
3 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (84.21%) Finance
3 16 (84.21%) Hibernate
3 16 (84.21%) Project Management
3 16 (84.21%) WebLogic

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 17 (89.47%) WebSphere
2 16 (84.21%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) DB2
1 17 (89.47%) RDBMS
1 17 (89.47%) Relational Database
2 16 (84.21%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Eclipse
1 17 (89.47%) JUnit
2 16 (84.21%) Bower
2 16 (84.21%) Grunt
2 16 (84.21%) Jasmine
3 2 (10.53%) Ant
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Maven
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (84.21%) Banking
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
1 17 (89.47%) Java Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Senior Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Report Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) Ajax
1 17 (89.47%) AngularJS
1 17 (89.47%) Backbone.js
1 17 (89.47%) CSS
1 17 (89.47%) Gherkin
1 17 (89.47%) JSP
1 17 (89.47%) RESTful
1 17 (89.47%) Struts
1 17 (89.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 17 (89.47%) Web Services
1 17 (89.47%) XML
2 16 (84.21%) Hibernate
2 16 (84.21%) Spring
2 16 (84.21%) Spring Batch
2 16 (84.21%) Spring Integration
3 4 (21.05%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (21.05%) JMS
4 1 (5.26%) EJB
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (89.47%) MVC
2 17 (89.47%) TDD
3 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (84.21%) Project Management
3 16 (84.21%) Time Management
3 16 (84.21%) Waterfall
4 4 (21.05%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.26%) RAD
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) IBM