Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 November 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 42 43
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1 +5
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 8 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.34% 1.69% 2.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.24% 8.43% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
North Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £350 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -1.88% +14.14%
10th Percentile £330 £331 £296
90th Percentile £430 £421 £391
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £401 £413
% change year-on-year +3.62% -2.91% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 33 83 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 9.65% 20.00% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 43
North Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £380 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.61% +18.75% +1.59%
10th Percentile £266 £289 £225
90th Percentile £525 £448 £398
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £414 £370
% change year-on-year -0.30% +11.82% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.25 - £30.00
10th Percentile £40.63 - £25.00
90th Percentile £41.88 - £35.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in North Yorkshire

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cucumber in North Yorkshire

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +8 7 £400 +14.29%
Cucumber
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Capybara
2 6 (75.00%) Calabash
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
4 4 (50.00%) Open Source
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) QA
5 3 (37.50%) QA Automation
5 3 (37.50%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
6 2 (25.00%) Big Data
6 2 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Virgin Media
7 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Calabash
1 6 (75.00%) Capybara
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Automation Tester
1 5 (62.50%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) QA Automation Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) QA Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (37.50%) QA Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Virgin Media