The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 24 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.26% - 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £383
% change year-on-year - -1.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 -

Cucumber is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 39 12 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 29.32% 9.92% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 13
Median daily rate £503 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.23% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £343 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £648 £850
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Cucumber as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Canary Wharf

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cucumber in Canary Wharf

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) JBehave
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) MiFID
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) SDET
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Lambda Expressions

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JBehave
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Capybara
3 1 (20.00%) Concordion
3 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Gradle
3 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) WATIR
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Core Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DB2 Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripter
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (20.00%) Compass CSS Framework
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Guice
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (20.00%) Sass
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) MiFID
3 1 (20.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (20.00%) EMIR
3 1 (20.00%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase