Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 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
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 84 78
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 -15
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 43 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.18% 1.49% 1.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.04% 8.79% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 11
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £525 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +38.16% +10.14%
10th Percentile £369 £389 £309
90th Percentile £502 £603 £406
South West median daily rate £463 £440 £388
% change year-on-year +5.11% +13.55% +6.90%
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 357 273 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 18.11% 16.97% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 174 91
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.42% +4.83%
10th Percentile £369 £340 £309
90th Percentile £638 £596 £501
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 1
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.63 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.15% +16.33% +66.67%
10th Percentile £42.50 £38.15 £36.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £46.00 £43.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.14% +2.94% +1.19%

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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019. 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 +12 31 £423 -19.52%
Corsham - 8 £488 - 1
Cucumber
South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (76.74%) Selenium
3 30 (69.77%) Java
4 25 (58.14%) JavaScript
5 24 (55.81%) Test Automation
6 21 (48.84%) Jenkins
7 20 (46.51%) BDD
8 16 (37.21%) TDD
8 16 (37.21%) Scrum
9 14 (32.56%) Spring
9 14 (32.56%) Maven
9 14 (32.56%) Tomcat
10 13 (30.23%) Oracle
11 12 (27.91%) ISTQB
12 11 (25.58%) JUnit
12 11 (25.58%) WebDriver
12 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
13 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (23.26%) Confluence
13 10 (23.26%) XML
13 10 (23.26%) SQL
13 10 (23.26%) JIRA
14 9 (20.93%) JSF
14 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (20.93%) VMware
14 9 (20.93%) HTML
14 9 (20.93%) CSS
14 9 (20.93%) Mockito
14 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
14 9 (20.93%) Azure

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 14 (32.56%) Tomcat
2 10 (23.26%) Confluence
3 5 (11.63%) Apache
4 4 (9.30%) CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) AWS
1 9 (20.93%) Azure
2 8 (18.60%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database
1 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (76.74%) Selenium
2 21 (48.84%) Jenkins
3 14 (32.56%) Maven
4 11 (25.58%) JUnit
4 11 (25.58%) WebDriver
5 10 (23.26%) JIRA
6 9 (20.93%) Mockito
7 8 (18.60%) Appium
8 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
8 7 (16.28%) GitLab
9 5 (11.63%) Ant
10 4 (9.30%) Subversion
11 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (6.98%) JBehave
12 2 (4.65%) HP UFT
13 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
13 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
13 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
13 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Developer
1 14 (32.56%) Java Developer
1 14 (32.56%) Test Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) Analyst
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 6 (13.95%) Test Analyst
2 6 (13.95%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Tester
5 3 (6.98%) Developer in Test
5 3 (6.98%) Java Developer in Test
5 3 (6.98%) Software Tester
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.33%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 1 (2.33%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Test Automation Specialist
7 1 (2.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) Spring
2 10 (23.26%) XML
3 9 (20.93%) CSS
3 9 (20.93%) HTML
3 9 (20.93%) JSF
4 8 (18.60%) SOAP
4 8 (18.60%) WebdriverIO
5 7 (16.28%) Web Services
6 6 (13.95%) Gherkin
6 6 (13.95%) RESTful
7 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.65%) J2EE
9 1 (2.33%) .NET
9 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.33%) Kafka
9 1 (2.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) Test Automation
3 20 (46.51%) BDD
4 16 (37.21%) Scrum
4 16 (37.21%) TDD
5 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (20.93%) SDLC
7 8 (18.60%) Kanban
7 8 (18.60%) Regression Testing
7 8 (18.60%) User Stories
7 8 (18.60%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 8 (18.60%) Web Application Development
8 7 (16.28%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (16.28%) SDET
9 6 (13.95%) DevOps
10 5 (11.63%) Manual Testing
11 4 (9.30%) API Integration
11 4 (9.30%) Front End Development
11 4 (9.30%) Information Management
12 3 (6.98%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) Java
2 25 (58.14%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) SQL
4 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.33%) C
5 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) ISTQB
2 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
3 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) ISEB
5 3 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (18.60%) vSphere
2 4 (9.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Kubernetes
1 5 (11.63%) NetIQ Identity Manager
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (4.65%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle
2 9 (20.93%) VMware
3 8 (18.60%) NetIQ
4 6 (13.95%) ForgeRock
5 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.65%) CA