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 27 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 67 69
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.76% 0.56% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.24% 2.68% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £371
% change year-on-year +6.66% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year -44.44% -  

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 118 149 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 17.82% 20.96% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 96 36
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £190.00 - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) JUnit
3 5 (55.56%) Maven
3 5 (55.56%) Ruby
3 5 (55.56%) JBehave
4 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) JMeter
5 3 (33.33%) J2EE
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
5 3 (33.33%) Confluence
5 3 (33.33%) JIRA
5 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 3 (33.33%) Calabash
5 3 (33.33%) Appium
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) Gatling
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Docker
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2

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 3 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
3 5 (55.56%) JBehave
3 5 (55.56%) JUnit
3 5 (55.56%) Maven
4 3 (33.33%) Appium
4 3 (33.33%) Calabash
4 3 (33.33%) Gatling
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) JMeter
4 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 2 (22.22%) Ant
5 2 (22.22%) Concordion
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) Gradle
5 2 (22.22%) Hudson
6 1 (11.11%) JSUnit
6 1 (11.11%) Subversion
6 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Test Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Manager
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) RequireJS
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Ruby
4 4 (44.44%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Perforce
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