The table below looks at the statistics for Bitbucket skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bitbucket over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bitbucket
Rank 579 542 -
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 19 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.008% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 0.073% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£358 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6760 5495 5517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.82% 11.60% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4715 3615 3319
Average daily rate £400 £389 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% +0.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 123 225
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.07 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% +0.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.05 £18.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Bitbucket
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bitbucket across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Bitbucket Jobs Demand Trend in England

Bitbucket
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bitbucket across the England region.

Bitbucket Daily Rate Trend in England

Bitbucket
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bitbucket across the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Bitbucket Daily Rate Histogram in England

Bitbucket
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bitbucket within the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 12 £350 +16.66% 3
South East - 7 £400 - 3
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Bitbucket
UK

Bitbucket
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Bitbucket also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bitbucket.

1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) XML
3 20 (60.61%) Git (software)
4 19 (57.58%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (48.48%) Java
6 14 (42.42%) Scrum
6 14 (42.42%) REST
7 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
7 13 (39.39%) CSS
7 13 (39.39%) HTML
7 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
8 12 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (36.36%) Linux
8 12 (36.36%) PHP
8 12 (36.36%) JSON
9 11 (33.33%) JIRA
9 11 (33.33%) Apache
9 11 (33.33%) ITIL
9 11 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (33.33%) DevOps
10 10 (30.30%) Vagrant
10 10 (30.30%) Performance Analysis
10 10 (30.30%) KVM
10 10 (30.30%) LAMP
10 10 (30.30%) Identity Management
10 10 (30.30%) SQL
10 10 (30.30%) Drupal
10 10 (30.30%) Puppet
10 10 (30.30%) Open Source
10 10 (30.30%) Bash Shell

Bitbucket
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Bitbucket also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bitbucket. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (33.33%) Apache
2 10 (30.30%) Drupal
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) Mule
3 1 (3.03%) Moodle
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) Jetty
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) SNMP
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (3.03%) SQLite
2 1 (3.03%) RavenDB
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) DataStax
2 1 (3.03%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Git (software)
2 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
3 11 (33.33%) JIRA
4 4 (12.12%) Selenium
5 3 (9.09%) Checkstyle
5 3 (9.09%) SoapUI
5 3 (9.09%) Mockito
5 3 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 3 (9.09%) JUnit
6 2 (6.06%) Xcode
7 1 (3.03%) Maven
7 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.03%) IntelliJ
7 1 (3.03%) Gradle
7 1 (3.03%) Android Studio
7 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (15.15%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
3 2 (6.06%) Publishing
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Android Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) iOS Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Perl Developer
8 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Management Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) XML
2 14 (42.42%) REST
3 13 (39.39%) CSS
3 13 (39.39%) HTML
4 12 (36.36%) JSON
5 10 (30.30%) LAMP
6 8 (24.24%) HTML5
7 7 (21.21%) RESTful
7 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
8 6 (18.18%) Semantic HTML
8 6 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (18.18%) Backbone.js
8 6 (18.18%) Sass
8 6 (18.18%) LESS
8 6 (18.18%) CSS3
9 5 (15.15%) Web Services
9 5 (15.15%) XHTML
10 4 (12.12%) Spring
11 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
11 3 (9.09%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Open Source
2 9 (27.27%) User Experience
3 6 (18.18%) W3C
4 2 (6.06%) iPhone
5 1 (3.03%) E-Learning
5 1 (3.03%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Android
3 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (42.42%) Scrum
4 11 (33.33%) ITIL
4 11 (33.33%) DevOps
5 10 (30.30%) Performance Analysis
5 10 (30.30%) Identity Management
6 9 (27.27%) TDD
7 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
7 7 (21.21%) Android Development
8 6 (18.18%) OO
8 6 (18.18%) Product Management
9 5 (15.15%) MVC
9 5 (15.15%) Analytics
10 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
10 3 (9.09%) SOA
10 3 (9.09%) UML
10 3 (9.09%) User Stories
10 3 (9.09%) iOS Development
11 2 (6.06%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 12 (36.36%) PHP
4 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 10 (30.30%) Bash Shell
5 6 (18.18%) Clojure
5 6 (18.18%) Ruby
6 3 (9.09%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.03%) PHP5
7 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) C
7 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) KVM
2 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (30.30%) Vagrant
2 10 (30.30%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) Salt
3 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Google
2 3 (9.09%) Canoo
3 1 (3.03%) Zend
3 1 (3.03%) Endeca
3 1 (3.03%) RedPrairie
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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