Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 73 61
Rank change year-on-year -11 -12 +19
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 31 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.81% 1.60% 2.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.71% 7.55% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 16
Glasgow median daily rate £365 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.15% -15.63% +20.30%
10th Percentile £244 £300 £369
90th Percentile £440 £402 £425
Scotland median daily rate £375 £381 £400
% change year-on-year -1.64% -4.69% +6.67%
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 402 265 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 23.41% 21.17% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 160 125
Glasgow median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.39% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £309 £300 £259
90th Percentile £550 £525 £445
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +3.75% +8.11% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £111.25 £15.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.79% +610.41% -71.53%
10th Percentile £30.65 £18.30 £14.00
90th Percentile £34.75 £195.00 £40.20
Scotland median hourly rate £39.00 £41.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -6.02% -2.35% +5.25%

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 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cucumber in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 27 (87.10%) Java
2 26 (83.87%) Test Automation
3 20 (64.52%) Selenium
4 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (58.06%) Jenkins
6 17 (54.84%) Python
7 16 (51.61%) JUnit
7 16 (51.61%) Ruby
8 15 (48.39%) SQL
9 14 (45.16%) JMeter
9 14 (45.16%) TeamCity
10 13 (41.94%) SpecFlow
10 13 (41.94%) Spring
11 12 (38.71%) TDD
11 12 (38.71%) JBehave
11 12 (38.71%) Appium
12 11 (35.48%) Gatling
12 11 (35.48%) Calabash
12 11 (35.48%) C#
13 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
13 10 (32.26%) Scrum
13 10 (32.26%) BDD
14 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
14 9 (29.03%) NoSQL
14 9 (29.03%) Multithreading
14 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
14 9 (29.03%) Docker
15 8 (25.81%) Concurrent Programming
15 8 (25.81%) HTML
15 8 (25.81%) Tomcat

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 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
2 7 (22.58%) JBoss
2 7 (22.58%) Jetty
2 7 (22.58%) WebLogic
3 6 (19.35%) WebSphere
4 5 (16.13%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
1 9 (29.03%) NoSQL
2 8 (25.81%) Couchbase
2 8 (25.81%) Hadoop
3 7 (22.58%) Redis
3 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
3 7 (22.58%) Riak
4 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (64.52%) Selenium
2 18 (58.06%) Jenkins
3 16 (51.61%) JUnit
4 14 (45.16%) JMeter
4 14 (45.16%) TeamCity
5 13 (41.94%) SpecFlow
6 12 (38.71%) Appium
6 12 (38.71%) JBehave
7 11 (35.48%) Calabash
7 11 (35.48%) Gatling
8 8 (25.81%) FitNesse
9 6 (19.35%) Vagrant
10 5 (16.13%) JIRA
10 5 (16.13%) Maven
11 2 (6.45%) Bugzilla
11 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
11 2 (6.45%) Gradle
11 2 (6.45%) Subversion
12 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
12 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Tester
4 5 (16.13%) Automation Tester
4 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Development Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Development Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Test Development Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) Spring
2 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
3 8 (25.81%) HTML
3 8 (25.81%) HTML5
3 8 (25.81%) JPA
4 6 (19.35%) JMS
4 6 (19.35%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (16.13%) Kafka
5 5 (16.13%) TIBCO EMS
5 5 (16.13%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (12.90%) Web Services
7 3 (9.68%) J2EE
8 2 (6.45%) Ajax
8 2 (6.45%) Akka
8 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.45%) CSS
8 2 (6.45%) JSON
8 2 (6.45%) SOAP
8 2 (6.45%) Spring Boot
9 1 (3.23%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Cloud Native
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Test Automation
2 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) TDD
4 10 (32.26%) BDD
4 10 (32.26%) Scrum
5 9 (29.03%) Multithreading
6 8 (25.81%) Concurrent Programming
6 8 (25.81%) Integration Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
8 6 (19.35%) Deployment Automation
8 6 (19.35%) Kanban
8 6 (19.35%) UML
9 5 (16.13%) DSDM
9 5 (16.13%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (16.13%) RUP
9 5 (16.13%) SDET
9 5 (16.13%) SDLC
9 5 (16.13%) System Testing
9 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
10 4 (12.90%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) Java
2 17 (54.84%) Python
3 16 (51.61%) Ruby
4 15 (48.39%) SQL
5 11 (35.48%) C#
6 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
7 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
8 4 (12.90%) Java 8
9 3 (9.68%) Scala
10 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Ansible
1 6 (19.35%) Cobbler
1 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (19.35%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Rancher
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) TIBCO
2 5 (16.13%) IBM
2 5 (16.13%) Informatica
3 3 (9.68%) Sybase
4 2 (6.45%) Charles River
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Atlassian