Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 70 52
Rank change year-on-year -14 -18 +29
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 40 12 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.15% 1.08% 2.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.29% 9.45% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 20
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +15.94% -8.00%
10th Percentile £325 £326 £311
90th Percentile £575 £485 £393
South West median daily rate £440 £384 £345
% change year-on-year +14.66% +11.23% -4.17%
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 301 127 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.16% 11.43% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 99 141
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £350 £325 £313
90th Percentile £625 £601 £538
South West median daily rate £425 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 4
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00
10th Percentile £38.80 - £13.25
90th Percentile £48.40 - £41.00
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £41.15 £41.75
% change year-on-year +9.36% -1.44% -0.12%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +7 30 £425 +4.94% 7
Corsham - 5 £388 - 1
Cucumber
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 (85.00%) Selenium
2 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (72.50%) Test Automation
3 25 (62.50%) BDD
3 25 (62.50%) Java
4 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
5 17 (42.50%) Jenkins
6 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 16 (40.00%) WebDriver
6 16 (40.00%) Finance
7 14 (35.00%) TDD
8 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (32.50%) Scrum
9 12 (30.00%) SQL
10 11 (27.50%) JMeter
11 10 (25.00%) Manual Testing
12 9 (22.50%) JIRA
12 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (22.50%) Hudson
13 8 (20.00%) Microservices
13 8 (20.00%) API Testing
13 8 (20.00%) QA
13 8 (20.00%) Banking
14 7 (17.50%) Test Management
14 7 (17.50%) Web Services
14 7 (17.50%) SDET
14 7 (17.50%) REST
15 6 (15.00%) GitHub
15 6 (15.00%) Bitbucket
15 6 (15.00%) SaaS

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 (7.50%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.00%) GitHub
2 6 (15.00%) SaaS
2 6 (15.00%) Sauce Labs
3 4 (10.00%) Apigee
4 2 (5.00%) BrowserStack
5 1 (2.50%) npm
5 1 (2.50%) NuGet
5 1 (2.50%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (85.00%) Selenium
2 17 (42.50%) Jenkins
3 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 11 (27.50%) JMeter
5 9 (22.50%) Hudson
5 9 (22.50%) JIRA
6 6 (15.00%) Bitbucket
6 6 (15.00%) HP UFT
7 2 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
7 2 (5.00%) WebStorm
8 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Automation Tester
1 11 (27.50%) Tester
2 9 (22.50%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Test Leader
4 5 (12.50%) Automation Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) QA Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (7.50%) Development Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Test Development Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) REST
1 7 (17.50%) Web Services
2 6 (15.00%) WebdriverIO
3 5 (12.50%) .NET
3 5 (12.50%) Spring
4 3 (7.50%) .NET Core
4 3 (7.50%) Node.js
4 3 (7.50%) Spring MVC
5 2 (5.00%) HTML
5 2 (5.00%) HTML5
5 2 (5.00%) React
5 2 (5.00%) Sass
6 1 (2.50%) RAML
6 1 (2.50%) RESTful
6 1 (2.50%) SOAP
6 1 (2.50%) Swagger
6 1 (2.50%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
3 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (72.50%) Test Automation
2 25 (62.50%) BDD
3 14 (35.00%) TDD
4 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (32.50%) Scrum
5 10 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 8 (20.00%) API Testing
6 8 (20.00%) Microservices
7 7 (17.50%) SDET
7 7 (17.50%) Test Management
8 6 (15.00%) Performance Testing
8 6 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (15.00%) QA Automation
9 5 (12.50%) Presales
9 5 (12.50%) Test Planning
10 3 (7.50%) Dependency Management
10 3 (7.50%) Open Source
10 3 (7.50%) Process Improvement
10 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Java
2 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.00%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (10.00%) Terraform
2 3 (7.50%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (2.50%) Grafana
3 1 (2.50%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) CA
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Splunk
3 1 (2.50%) Veracode