Period
to 25 April 2019

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 6 months to 25 April 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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 47 35
Rank change year-on-year -13 -12 -2
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.93% 0.68% 1.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.67% 1.80% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -8.11% -11.90%
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £425 £463
% change year-on-year +17.65% -8.11% -11.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets 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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 150 111 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 41.44% 37.88% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 88 29
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £536 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.05% -6.78% +27.78%
10th Percentile £500 £413 £394
90th Percentile £650 £650 £683
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £536 £563
% change year-on-year -2.05% -4.71% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - £47.50
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 25 April 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) Appium
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) JUnit
3 3 (42.86%) Games
3 3 (42.86%) WCAG
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Web Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (42.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) Scala
3 3 (42.86%) RSpec
3 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 3 (42.86%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Appium
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) JUnit
2 3 (42.86%) RSpec
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Android
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) Web Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
1 3 (42.86%) WCAG