Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 36 20
Rank change year-on-year +11 -16 +16
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 12 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 4.58% 2.34% 3.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.00% 14.55% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 5
Bradford median daily rate £360 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.73% -2.94% +6.18%
10th Percentile £308 £336 £406
90th Percentile £418 £439 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% +1.80%
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 50 55 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 19.08% 16.08% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 11
Bradford median daily rate £388 £406 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.62% -1.52% +9.27%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £340
90th Percentile £488 £475 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £420 £420
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bradford median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year +66.71% - -

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

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Bradford over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cucumber in Bradford

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 9 (75.00%) Selenium
1 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (41.67%) AWS
5 5 (41.67%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) Retail
6 4 (33.33%) JIRA
6 4 (33.33%) JUnit
6 4 (33.33%) Confluence
6 4 (33.33%) Azure
6 4 (33.33%) BDD
7 3 (25.00%) Scala
7 3 (25.00%) Android
7 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (25.00%) PaaS
7 3 (25.00%) Puppet
7 3 (25.00%) Node.js
7 3 (25.00%) REST
7 3 (25.00%) PhoneGap
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (25.00%) Ansible
7 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
7 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (25.00%) IaaS
7 3 (25.00%) Express

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 4 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) AWS
2 4 (33.33%) Azure
3 3 (25.00%) IaaS
3 3 (25.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA
3 4 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (25.00%) Gatling
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) NUnit
4 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (8.33%) Maven
5 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) Dropwizard
1 3 (25.00%) Express
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) Node.js
1 3 (25.00%) PhoneGap
1 3 (25.00%) REST
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
1 3 (25.00%) Spring Boot
1 3 (25.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Microservices
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) QA Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Domain Models
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (8.33%) DevOps
7 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
7 1 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Scala
4 2 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Ansible
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Google
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle