The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bitbucket
Rank 550 538 569
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +31
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 14 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.022% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.18% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £800 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% +300.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6379 5467 5617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.92% 11.77% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4169 3504 3364
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 135 206
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.38 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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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 24 July 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 24 July 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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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 +11 14 £425 -46.87% 3
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
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UK

Bitbucket
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (63.33%) JIRA
2 17 (56.67%) JSON
3 16 (53.33%) TDD
3 16 (53.33%) HTML
3 16 (53.33%) Java
3 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (53.33%) CSS
4 15 (50.00%) SQL
4 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
5 13 (43.33%) XML
6 12 (40.00%) HTML5
6 12 (40.00%) Android
7 11 (36.67%) Android Development
7 11 (36.67%) Advertising
7 11 (36.67%) Marketing
8 10 (33.33%) RESTful
9 9 (30.00%) CSS3
9 9 (30.00%) Analytics
9 9 (30.00%) Google
9 9 (30.00%) Google Analytics
10 8 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (26.67%) REST
11 7 (23.33%) Publishing
11 7 (23.33%) .NET
12 6 (20.00%) Scrum
12 6 (20.00%) Kanban
12 6 (20.00%) jQuery
12 6 (20.00%) LESS
13 5 (16.67%) AngularJS

Bitbucket
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5 (16.67%) Drupal
2 2 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (6.67%) WordPress
2 2 (6.67%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) Moodle
3 1 (3.33%) Mule
3 1 (3.33%) Jetty
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) GitHub
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.33%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 19 (63.33%) JIRA
2 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.00%) Behat
4 3 (10.00%) PHPUnit
4 3 (10.00%) Selenium
5 2 (6.67%) Subversion
6 1 (3.33%) Maven
6 1 (3.33%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (36.67%) Advertising
1 11 (36.67%) Marketing
2 7 (23.33%) Publishing
3 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Android Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (6.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Android Developer
6 1 (3.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) JSON
2 16 (53.33%) HTML
2 16 (53.33%) CSS
3 13 (43.33%) XML
4 12 (40.00%) HTML5
5 10 (33.33%) RESTful
6 9 (30.00%) CSS3
7 8 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (26.67%) REST
8 7 (23.33%) .NET
9 6 (20.00%) jQuery
9 6 (20.00%) LESS
10 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 4 (13.33%) Sass
11 4 (13.33%) Backbone.js
11 4 (13.33%) Semantic HTML
12 3 (10.00%) LAMP
12 3 (10.00%) Ajax
12 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
13 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) W3C
2 2 (6.67%) FMCG
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.33%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Android
2 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) TDD
2 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (36.67%) Android Development
4 9 (30.00%) Analytics
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) Kanban
6 4 (13.33%) OOP
6 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) BDD
7 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Service Management
8 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Change Management
8 2 (6.67%) MVC
8 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (6.67%) Release Management
8 2 (6.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
1 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) PHP
3 4 (13.33%) Ruby
3 4 (13.33%) Clojure
4 3 (10.00%) PHP5
4 3 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
2 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (6.67%) Rackspace