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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bitbucket
Rank 567 559 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.002% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.017% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
6706 5770 5963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.78% 11.98% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4507 3829 3349
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 113 213
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.63 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +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
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 23 September 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 - 7 £388 - 4
South East - 5 - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - -
Bitbucket
UK

Bitbucket
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) XML
3 18 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (54.84%) JIRA
5 14 (45.16%) JSON
5 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
5 14 (45.16%) SQL
5 14 (45.16%) TDD
6 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
6 13 (41.94%) HTML
6 13 (41.94%) CSS
7 12 (38.71%) Android
7 12 (38.71%) RESTful
8 11 (35.48%) Android Development
9 10 (32.26%) Analytics
9 10 (32.26%) HTML5
9 10 (32.26%) Google Analytics
9 10 (32.26%) Google
10 9 (29.03%) Marketing
10 9 (29.03%) Advertising
11 8 (25.81%) Scrum
11 8 (25.81%) REST
11 8 (25.81%) CSS3
11 8 (25.81%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (25.81%) User Experience
12 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
13 6 (19.35%) LESS
13 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
13 6 (19.35%) Degree

Bitbucket
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (16.13%) Apache
1 5 (16.13%) Drupal
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) Mule
2 1 (3.23%) Moodle
2 1 (3.23%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) GitHub
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) Hazelcast
2 1 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) JIRA
2 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
3 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.68%) Selenium
5 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.45%) Mockito
5 2 (6.45%) Checkstyle
5 2 (6.45%) JUnit
5 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.23%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.23%) Maven
6 1 (3.23%) Gradle
6 1 (3.23%) Android Studio
General
1 9 (29.03%) Marketing
1 9 (29.03%) Advertising
2 6 (19.35%) Publishing
3 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
3 5 (16.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Android Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Android Developer
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) XML
2 14 (45.16%) JSON
3 13 (41.94%) HTML
3 13 (41.94%) CSS
4 12 (38.71%) RESTful
5 10 (32.26%) HTML5
6 8 (25.81%) REST
6 8 (25.81%) CSS3
6 8 (25.81%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (19.35%) LESS
7 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
8 5 (16.13%) LAMP
8 5 (16.13%) jQuery
8 5 (16.13%) Sass
8 5 (16.13%) Backbone.js
8 5 (16.13%) Semantic HTML
9 4 (12.90%) Web Services
10 3 (9.68%) .NET
10 3 (9.68%) Spring
11 2 (6.45%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) User Experience
2 5 (16.13%) W3C
2 5 (16.13%) Open Source
3 1 (3.23%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Android
2 5 (16.13%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (45.16%) TDD
4 11 (35.48%) Android Development
5 10 (32.26%) Analytics
6 8 (25.81%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) ITIL
7 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
7 5 (16.13%) Identity Management
7 5 (16.13%) Product Management
7 5 (16.13%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (16.13%) DevOps
8 4 (12.90%) MVC
9 3 (9.68%) OO
10 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
10 2 (6.45%) Kanban
10 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
10 2 (6.45%) User Stories
10 2 (6.45%) UML
10 2 (6.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 6 (19.35%) PHP
5 5 (16.13%) Ruby
5 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
5 5 (16.13%) Clojure
6 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Vagrant
1 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Google
2 2 (6.45%) Canoo