The table below looks at the statistics for Bitbucket skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bitbucket over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bitbucket
Rank 123 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% 0.038% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.62% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £276 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Bitbucket
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
305 345 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.94% 13.00% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 208 172
Average daily rate £325 £365 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £309 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Average hourly rate £37.75 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.11% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.95 £27.60 £14.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.55 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.85 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.10% -1.33%

Bitbucket
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Bitbucket Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Bitbucket
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Bitbucket Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Bitbucket
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bitbucket within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Glasgow - 8 £276 -
Bitbucket
UK

Bitbucket
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) Mockito
1 8 (100.00%) REST
1 8 (100.00%) Microservices
1 8 (100.00%) Gradle
2 7 (87.50%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Web Development
3 5 (62.50%) Spring MVC
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Web Design
3 5 (62.50%) Struts
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 5 (62.50%) React
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (62.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) UML
4 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD

Bitbucket
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) Gradle
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
1 8 (100.00%) Mockito
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (87.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) REST
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) CSS3
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) React
2 5 (62.50%) Spring MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Struts
3 3 (37.50%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Camel
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) J2EE
3 3 (37.50%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) Microservices
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (62.50%) Web Design
2 5 (62.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) IBM