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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 48 - 69
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.76% - 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% - 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £414 - £388
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 Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 68 68 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 13.00% 11.95% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 39 52
Median daily rate £400 £300 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -22.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.89 - -
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 Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cucumber in Glasgow

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

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

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (81.82%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) Maven
4 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
5 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
5 6 (54.55%) Gradle
5 6 (54.55%) JBehave
5 6 (54.55%) HTML5
5 6 (54.55%) Node.js
5 6 (54.55%) HTML
6 5 (45.45%) Scrum
7 4 (36.36%) TDD
7 4 (36.36%) MVC
7 4 (36.36%) CSS
7 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 4 (36.36%) Python
7 4 (36.36%) REST
7 4 (36.36%) CSS3
7 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
7 4 (36.36%) Open Source
7 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 4 (36.36%) JSUnit
7 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
7 4 (36.36%) JIRA
7 4 (36.36%) User Experience
7 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing

Cucumber
Top Related 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 2 (18.18%) Confluence
1 2 (18.18%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
1 2 (18.18%) GIS
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (72.73%) Maven
3 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 6 (54.55%) Gradle
4 6 (54.55%) JBehave
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) JIRA
5 4 (36.36%) JSUnit
5 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
6 2 (18.18%) Ant
6 2 (18.18%) Artifactory
6 2 (18.18%) Concordion
6 2 (18.18%) Hudson
6 2 (18.18%) JUnit
7 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Angular Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Python Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (9.09%) GIS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) HTML5
1 6 (54.55%) Node.js
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) CSS3
2 4 (36.36%) REST
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) Ajax
3 2 (18.18%) Dojo
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) JSP
3 2 (18.18%) Leaflet
3 2 (18.18%) OpenLayers
3 2 (18.18%) PostGIS
3 2 (18.18%) RequireJS
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Open Source
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) Microservices
6 2 (18.18%) Open Source Development
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) User Stories
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
7 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
1 2 (18.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) ESRI
1 2 (18.18%) Perforce