Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 22 September 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 78 64
Rank change year-on-year 0 -14 +26
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 22 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.51% 1.46% 1.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.05% 12.50% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 15
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +4.83% +17.89%
10th Percentile £384 £312 £335
90th Percentile £613 £407 £388
South West median daily rate £425 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 243 152 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.64% 11.67% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 103 111
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +12.32% -8.00%
10th Percentile £338 £308 £275
90th Percentile £575 £593 £513
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +66.67% -33.82%
10th Percentile £38.02 £36.25 £8.25
90th Percentile £47.00 £38.75 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £42.45
% change year-on-year -1.11% +6.01% +8.15%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Wiltshire

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cucumber in Wiltshire

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cucumber in Wiltshire

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. 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
Swindon -11 16 £425 +12.58% 5
Chippenham - 3 £375 - 2
Cucumber
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 16 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 15 (68.18%) Bitbucket
3 14 (63.64%) BDD
3 14 (63.64%) Microservices
3 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (59.09%) Selenium
4 13 (59.09%) Java
5 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
6 11 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 10 (45.45%) Sauce Labs
8 9 (40.91%) REST
8 9 (40.91%) JMeter
8 9 (40.91%) TDD
9 8 (36.36%) Spring
9 8 (36.36%) Docker
9 8 (36.36%) Kubernetes
10 7 (31.82%) SonarQube
10 7 (31.82%) JIRA
10 7 (31.82%) Finance
10 7 (31.82%) .NET
11 6 (27.27%) Python
11 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (27.27%) Apigee
11 6 (27.27%) Terraform
12 5 (22.73%) React
12 5 (22.73%) WebStorm
12 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
12 5 (22.73%) Confluence
12 5 (22.73%) Scrum
12 5 (22.73%) HTML

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 5 (22.73%) Confluence
2 3 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Sauce Labs
2 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (18.18%) npm
3 4 (18.18%) NuGet
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (9.09%) CloudFront
5 1 (4.55%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 15 (68.18%) Bitbucket
3 13 (59.09%) Selenium
4 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
5 9 (40.91%) JMeter
6 7 (31.82%) JIRA
6 7 (31.82%) SonarQube
7 5 (22.73%) WebStorm
8 4 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
8 4 (18.18%) JUnit
8 4 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (13.64%) JBehave
9 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio Code
10 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
10 2 (9.09%) Maven
11 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
11 1 (4.55%) Hudson
11 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Automation Test Lead
3 5 (22.73%) Test Leader
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Developer in Test
5 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer in Test
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Test Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) REST
2 8 (36.36%) Spring
3 7 (31.82%) .NET
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) React
5 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
5 4 (18.18%) RAML
5 4 (18.18%) Sass
5 4 (18.18%) Swagger
5 4 (18.18%) YAML
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Core
7 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Kafka
7 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.55%) CSS
8 1 (4.55%) Node.js
8 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Fintech
1 1 (4.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (63.64%) BDD
1 14 (63.64%) Microservices
2 11 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (40.91%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) DevOps
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Software Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 3 (13.64%) Open Source
6 3 (13.64%) SOLID
7 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) Innovative Thinking
7 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) C
5 2 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) F#
5 2 (9.09%) Java 8
5 2 (9.09%) Scala
5 2 (9.09%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
1 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Kubernetes
2 6 (27.27%) Terraform
3 3 (13.64%) Grafana
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Apigee
2 3 (13.64%) AppDynamics
2 3 (13.64%) Splunk
2 3 (13.64%) Veracode
3 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle