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 29 June 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.

Cucumber
London > Canary Wharf
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf - - 2.27%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Canary Wharf median daily rate - - £449
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

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 8 8 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 7.14% 6.67% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 29 59
Canary Wharf median daily rate £650 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -15.78%  
10th Percentile £456 £350 £363
90th Percentile £738 £650 £550
London median daily rate £488 £450 £428
% change year-on-year +8.33% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - £12.50
London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.63 £32.50
% change year-on-year -8.30% +34.23%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Sybase
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) WATIR
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) MiFID
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) SDET
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Capybara
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

Cucumber
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
3 1 (33.33%) Capybara
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) WATIR
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripter
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDET
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sybase