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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bitbucket
Rank 575 556 546
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 20 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.028% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £800
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -46.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £373 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £433 £820
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 - -
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
6961 6403 5487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.51% 12.97% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4642 4188 3509
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 134 135
Average hourly rate £38.25 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -8 8 £350 -17.64% 10
East Midlands - 4 £413 -
South East - 4 £233 - 5
South West - 3 £425 - 1
North West - 1 £275 - 2
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UK

Bitbucket
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 26 (74.29%) Git (software)
2 25 (71.43%) HTML
3 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
4 21 (60.00%) HTML5
5 20 (57.14%) CSS
6 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (54.29%) AngularJS
7 17 (48.57%) CSS3
8 14 (40.00%) Java
8 14 (40.00%) Sass
9 13 (37.14%) Backbone.js
10 12 (34.29%) GitHub
10 12 (34.29%) User Experience
10 12 (34.29%) JIRA
10 12 (34.29%) jQuery
11 10 (28.57%) Scrum
11 10 (28.57%) Jenkins
11 10 (28.57%) LESS
12 9 (25.71%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (25.71%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
12 9 (25.71%) JSON
13 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (22.86%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (22.86%) MongoDB
13 8 (22.86%) SQL
13 8 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
14 7 (20.00%) OOP
14 7 (20.00%) Middleware

Bitbucket
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (14.29%) CMS
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) Umbraco
2 4 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (8.57%) Confluence
3 3 (8.57%) Node.js
4 2 (5.71%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.57%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) GitHub
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.86%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.43%) Redis
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (74.29%) Git (software)
2 12 (34.29%) JIRA
3 10 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 6 (17.14%) Selenium
5 5 (14.29%) Grunt
6 4 (11.43%) NeoLoad
6 4 (11.43%) Bower
6 4 (11.43%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (11.43%) PHPUnit
7 3 (8.57%) Subversion
8 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
8 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.86%) JMeter
9 1 (2.86%) Xcode
9 1 (2.86%) Appium
9 1 (2.86%) gulp
9 1 (2.86%) eggPlant
9 1 (2.86%) Calabash
General
1 4 (11.43%) Automotive
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (94.29%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Web Developer
4 4 (11.43%) PHP Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Python Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) iOS Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Django Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) HTML
2 21 (60.00%) HTML5
3 20 (57.14%) CSS
4 19 (54.29%) AngularJS
5 17 (48.57%) CSS3
6 14 (40.00%) Sass
7 13 (37.14%) Backbone.js
8 12 (34.29%) jQuery
9 10 (28.57%) LESS
10 9 (25.71%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (25.71%) JSON
11 8 (22.86%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (20.00%) Middleware
13 6 (17.14%) REST
13 6 (17.14%) Semantic HTML
14 5 (14.29%) SOAP
14 5 (14.29%) Web Services
15 4 (11.43%) .NET
15 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) User Experience
2 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (17.14%) W3C
4 1 (2.86%) IPTV
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.86%) iPhone
4 1 (2.86%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.86%) Social Media
4 1 (2.86%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Android
2 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Scrum
3 9 (25.71%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
4 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (20.00%) OOP
5 7 (20.00%) MVC
6 5 (14.29%) TDD
7 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.43%) Web Design
7 4 (11.43%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (11.43%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.43%) SDLC
8 3 (8.57%) API Development
8 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.71%) Web Development
9 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
2 14 (40.00%) Java
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) Ruby
5 6 (17.14%) Clojure
6 4 (11.43%) Python
6 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
6 4 (11.43%) PHP
6 4 (11.43%) C#
7 3 (8.57%) Scala
8 1 (2.86%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.86%) C
8 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.86%) Ada
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Pingdom
2 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.43%) New Relic
2 2 (5.71%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) Facebook
3 1 (2.86%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com