Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 78 65
Rank change year-on-year -10 -13 +31
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 25 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.44% 1.35% 1.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.26% 11.56% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 16
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £380 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +10.14% +12.20%
10th Percentile £363 £309 £314
90th Percentile £598 £408 £388
South West median daily rate £450 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +16.13% +6.90% +3.57%
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 270 147 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 15.51% 11.69% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 107 136
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £350 £312 £308
90th Percentile £613 £521 £541
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.63 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.33% +66.67% -40.00%
10th Percentile £38.41 £36.25 £8.25
90th Percentile £47.00 £38.75 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £41.15 £42.25
% change year-on-year +6.32% -2.60% +2.42%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -8 18 £463 +22.52% 2
Chippenham - 3 £375 - 1
Cucumber
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 19 (76.00%) BDD
2 18 (72.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (56.00%) Java
4 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
4 14 (56.00%) Selenium
5 9 (36.00%) TDD
5 9 (36.00%) Finance
5 9 (36.00%) Bitbucket
5 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (32.00%) REST
6 8 (32.00%) QA
6 8 (32.00%) SQL
6 8 (32.00%) Microservices
7 7 (28.00%) QA Automation
7 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (24.00%) Scrum
8 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
8 6 (24.00%) WebDriver
8 6 (24.00%) Kubernetes
8 6 (24.00%) WebdriverIO
9 5 (20.00%) Docker
9 5 (20.00%) Test Planning
9 5 (20.00%) API Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Presales
9 5 (20.00%) JMeter
9 5 (20.00%) Banking
9 5 (20.00%) .NET
10 4 (16.00%) Linux
10 4 (16.00%) Python

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 3 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) Apigee
1 4 (16.00%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (4.00%) npm
2 1 (4.00%) NuGet
2 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (56.00%) Selenium
3 9 (36.00%) Bitbucket
3 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (24.00%) WebDriver
5 5 (20.00%) JMeter
6 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (12.00%) HP UFT
7 3 (12.00%) JBehave
8 2 (8.00%) JIRA
8 2 (8.00%) Maven
8 2 (8.00%) WebStorm
9 1 (4.00%) Hudson
9 1 (4.00%) SonarQube
9 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Automation Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) QA Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Developer in Test
5 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer in Test
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Test Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) REST
2 6 (24.00%) WebdriverIO
3 5 (20.00%) .NET
4 4 (16.00%) Spring
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Core
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 2 (8.00%) HTML5
6 2 (8.00%) React
6 2 (8.00%) Sass
7 1 (4.00%) CSS
7 1 (4.00%) Dropwizard
7 1 (4.00%) Node.js
7 1 (4.00%) RAML
7 1 (4.00%) Spring Boot
7 1 (4.00%) Swagger
7 1 (4.00%) Web Services
7 1 (4.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) BDD
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (36.00%) TDD
5 8 (32.00%) Microservices
6 7 (28.00%) QA Automation
7 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Scrum
8 5 (20.00%) API Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Presales
8 5 (20.00%) Test Planning
9 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (12.00%) Innovative Thinking
10 3 (12.00%) Open Source
11 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
11 2 (8.00%) Dependency Management
11 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
11 2 (8.00%) SDET
11 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
11 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) Java 8
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ISEB
1 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (16.00%) Terraform
3 2 (8.00%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (4.00%) Grafana
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (8.00%) CA
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (4.00%) Splunk
2 1 (4.00%) Veracode