Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 24 May 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 74 78
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 25 39 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.75% 2.52% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.20% 13.04% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 9
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +1.27% -
10th Percentile £363 £320 £263
90th Percentile £538 £425 £495
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 305 299 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 21.34% 19.33% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 195 85
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £300
90th Percentile £525 £462 £460
Scotland median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £38.00 £29.75 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.73% +87.22% -51.85%
10th Percentile £32.38 £15.88 £14.74
90th Percentile £43.60 £44.63 £17.26
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £13.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +150.00% -68.24% +28.79%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Glasgow

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cucumber in Glasgow

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cucumber in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (80.00%) Selenium
3 19 (76.00%) Test Automation
4 18 (72.00%) Spring
5 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (56.00%) TDD
6 14 (56.00%) SQL
6 14 (56.00%) Jenkins
7 10 (40.00%) BDD
7 10 (40.00%) Web Services
8 9 (36.00%) Finance
8 9 (36.00%) Docker
9 8 (32.00%) Banking
10 7 (28.00%) Scrum
10 7 (28.00%) SOAP
10 7 (28.00%) JUnit
10 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
10 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
10 7 (28.00%) Java 8
11 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (24.00%) HTML5
11 6 (24.00%) Gradle
11 6 (24.00%) Oracle
11 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (24.00%) HTML
11 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
12 5 (20.00%) JMeter
12 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
12 5 (20.00%) C#
12 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.00%) Confluence
3 3 (12.00%) JBoss
3 3 (12.00%) Jetty
3 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.00%) MQSeries
5 1 (4.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) Selenium
2 14 (56.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (28.00%) JUnit
4 6 (24.00%) Gradle
5 5 (20.00%) FitNesse
5 5 (20.00%) JMeter
6 4 (16.00%) JIRA
6 4 (16.00%) Maven
6 4 (16.00%) SpecFlow
6 4 (16.00%) Subversion
6 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
7 3 (12.00%) Appium
7 3 (12.00%) Calabash
7 3 (12.00%) Gatling
7 3 (12.00%) Rational Team Concert
7 3 (12.00%) Vagrant
8 2 (8.00%) JBehave
8 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
9 1 (4.00%) Mockito
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Automation Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Java Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Test Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) Spring
2 10 (40.00%) Web Services
3 7 (28.00%) SOAP
4 6 (24.00%) HTML
4 6 (24.00%) HTML5
5 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 5 (20.00%) JPA
5 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot
6 4 (16.00%) Ajax
6 4 (16.00%) Akka
6 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.00%) CSS
6 4 (16.00%) J2EE
6 4 (16.00%) Java EE
6 4 (16.00%) JSON
6 4 (16.00%) JSP
6 4 (16.00%) REST
6 4 (16.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (12.00%) JAX-RS
7 3 (12.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) TDD
4 10 (40.00%) BDD
5 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
5 7 (28.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
8 4 (16.00%) MVC
8 4 (16.00%) OO
9 3 (12.00%) Code Coverage
9 3 (12.00%) Concurrent Programming
9 3 (12.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 3 (12.00%) Kanban
9 3 (12.00%) OOP
9 3 (12.00%) Refactoring
9 3 (12.00%) UML
9 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) Java 8
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) Python
7 3 (12.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Rancher
2 3 (12.00%) Ansible
2 3 (12.00%) Cobbler
2 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (12.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 4 (16.00%) Charles River
3 4 (16.00%) Sybase
4 2 (8.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.00%) IBM