Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford 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 20 January 2019 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
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 25 32
Rank change year-on-year -12 +7 +14
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.92% 2.30% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.95% 23.81% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Bradford median daily rate £413 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +4.62% -31.87%
10th Percentile £336 £406 £400
90th Percentile £439 £438 £401
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bradford median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Bradford with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bradford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 43 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 13.78% 9.68% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 20
Bradford median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.96% +7.86%
10th Percentile £298 £268 £348
90th Percentile £475 £438 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £413 £408
% change year-on-year +1.82% +1.23% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bradford median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 - £18.00

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Bradford

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cucumber in Bradford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Microservices
4 2 (33.33%) Serverless
4 2 (33.33%) React Native
4 2 (33.33%) git-flow
4 2 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (33.33%) Docker
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Confluence
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) SSH
4 2 (33.33%) PKI
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 2 (33.33%) Confluence
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (33.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 2 (33.33%) git-flow
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) OAuth
1 2 (33.33%) React Native
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 2 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Trading
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Domain Models
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker