The table below looks at the statistics for Bitbucket skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bitbucket over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bitbucket
UK
Rank 427 586 597
Rank change year-on-year
+159 +11
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 171 32 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.064% 0.030%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.31% 0.43% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 25 10
Median daily rate £475 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £279 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £940 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7396 7466 6775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.52% 14.96% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4943 4989 4632
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 193 123
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.95 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +10.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.46 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.06 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +8.10%

Bitbucket
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Bitbucket as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Bitbucket Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bitbucket
Daily Rate Trend

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

Bitbucket Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Bitbucket
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bitbucket within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Bitbucket Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Bitbucket
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bitbucket within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +151 163 £488 +21.87% 48
London +78 80 £525 +10.52% 19
South East - 30 £450 - 13
South West +21 20 £338 - 6
Berkshire - 19 £450 - 1
City of London +5 13 £550 -41.33% 5
Yorkshire +23 11 £513 - 1
Wiltshire +8 10 £330 +1.53% 1
Swindon +15 9 £330 +1.53%
Croydon - 8 £539 -
Bracknell - 8 £450 - 1
South Yorkshire - 6 £550 -
Sheffield - 6 £550 -
West Yorkshire +19 5 £400 - 1
Reading - 5 - -
Surrey - 5 £425 - 3
East Midlands - 5 £451 - 1
Wales - 5 £425 -
Leeds +4 4 £400 - 1
East of England - 4 £250 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
Nottingham - 4 - -
Bristol +7 3 £420 -1.17%
West Wales - 3 £423 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £410 - 4
Westminster - 3 £575 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £410 - 3
Swansea - 3 £423 -
Gloucestershire +5 2 £438 +9.37% 4
Hampshire - 2 - -

Bitbucket
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bitbucket also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 218 (56.48%) JIRA
1 218 (56.48%) Git (software)
2 214 (55.44%) Agile Software Development
3 203 (52.59%) Jenkins
4 167 (43.26%) Confluence
5 166 (43.01%) Docker
6 159 (41.19%) DevOps
6 159 (41.19%) Linux
7 157 (40.67%) Scrum
8 148 (38.34%) Continuous Integration
9 147 (38.08%) Security Cleared
10 143 (37.05%) Atlassian
11 139 (36.01%) Java
12 120 (31.09%) Maven
13 118 (30.57%) Ruby
14 117 (30.31%) Apache
15 116 (30.05%) Puppet
16 111 (28.76%) SC Cleared
16 111 (28.76%) Oracle
16 111 (28.76%) PostgreSQL
17 106 (27.46%) Kubernetes
18 104 (26.94%) Ansible
19 103 (26.68%) Amazon AWS
20 96 (24.87%) Configuration Management
21 90 (23.32%) JUnit
22 86 (22.28%) Ant
22 86 (22.28%) JavaScript
22 86 (22.28%) VMware
22 86 (22.28%) Terraform
23 85 (22.02%) ZABBIX

Bitbucket
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 167 (43.26%) Confluence
2 117 (30.31%) Apache
3 73 (18.91%) Elasticsearch
4 33 (8.55%) OpenStack
5 24 (6.22%) Tomcat
6 17 (4.40%) CMS
7 16 (4.15%) WebSphere
8 14 (3.63%) WordPress
9 9 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (2.07%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.81%) Apache Qpid
11 7 (1.81%) Drupal
11 7 (1.81%) nginx
12 5 (1.30%) Apache Spark
13 4 (1.04%) Apache Solr
13 4 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.78%) Skype for Business
15 2 (0.52%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 59 (15.28%) HipChat
2 7 (1.81%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.04%) MS Office
4 2 (0.52%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.26%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.52%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 103 (26.68%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (17.36%) GitHub
3 23 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (2.59%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (1.81%) Google Analytics
6 7 (1.81%) OpenShift
7 4 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.04%) Datadog
7 4 (1.04%) Heroku
7 4 (1.04%) Slack
8 3 (0.78%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.78%) Office 365
8 3 (0.78%) PaaS
9 2 (0.52%) IaaS
9 2 (0.52%) SaaS
10 1 (0.26%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 76 (19.69%) DNS
2 59 (15.28%) SSH
3 58 (15.03%) OpenLDAP
3 58 (15.03%) OpenVPN
4 32 (8.29%) HTTP
5 30 (7.77%) TCP/IP
6 25 (6.48%) SSL
7 16 (4.15%) Firewall
7 16 (4.15%) SNMP
7 16 (4.15%) VPN
8 9 (2.33%) Internet
8 9 (2.33%) LDAP
9 8 (2.07%) AMQP
9 8 (2.07%) VoIP
9 8 (2.07%) Wireshark
10 7 (1.81%) LAN
10 7 (1.81%) WAN
11 4 (1.04%) Skype
11 4 (1.04%) snoop
12 2 (0.52%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (28.76%) PostgreSQL
2 76 (19.69%) Hadoop
3 38 (9.84%) Oracle Database
4 26 (6.74%) MongoDB
5 24 (6.22%) MySQL
6 23 (5.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 20 (5.18%) Redis
8 19 (4.92%) Big Data
9 16 (4.15%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 9 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.81%) SQL Server
13 6 (1.55%) OrientDB
14 5 (1.30%) Neo4j
14 5 (1.30%) NoSQL
15 4 (1.04%) DataStax
15 4 (1.04%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.78%) OLAP
17 2 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
17 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 218 (56.48%) Git (software)
1 218 (56.48%) JIRA
2 203 (52.59%) Jenkins
3 120 (31.09%) Maven
4 90 (23.32%) JUnit
5 86 (22.28%) Ant
6 79 (20.47%) Sonatype Nexus
7 70 (18.13%) SonarQube
8 58 (15.03%) Liquibase
9 57 (14.77%) JIRA Agile
10 55 (14.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 38 (9.84%) Cucumber
12 31 (8.03%) Selenium
13 29 (7.51%) Gradle
14 23 (5.96%) Mockito
15 20 (5.18%) JMeter
15 20 (5.18%) Subversion
16 18 (4.66%) Eclipse
16 18 (4.66%) WebDriver
17 17 (4.40%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (6.48%) Banking
2 18 (4.66%) Finance
3 9 (2.33%) Retail
4 8 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.30%) Front Office
5 5 (1.30%) Marketing
6 4 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.04%) Games
6 4 (1.04%) Publishing
7 3 (0.78%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.52%) Advertising
8 2 (0.52%) Electronics
8 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Back Office
9 1 (0.26%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 145 (37.56%) Developer
2 116 (30.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 42 (10.88%) Java Developer
4 24 (6.22%) Angular Developer
5 23 (5.96%) Architect
6 22 (5.70%) Senior DevOps
6 22 (5.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 21 (5.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 17 (4.40%) Web Developer
9 16 (4.15%) JavaScript Developer
9 16 (4.15%) Lead DevOps
9 16 (4.15%) UI Developer
10 15 (3.89%) Cloud Architect
11 12 (3.11%) Analyst
11 12 (3.11%) Consultant
11 12 (3.11%) Senior Developer
12 11 (2.85%) Full Stack Developer
13 10 (2.59%) C# Developer
13 10 (2.59%) Software Engineer
13 10 (2.59%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (21.24%) ELK Stack
2 60 (15.54%) HTML
3 59 (15.28%) MCollective
4 58 (15.03%) Software Packaging
5 56 (14.51%) CSS
6 52 (13.47%) AngularJS
6 52 (13.47%) jQuery
7 48 (12.44%) REST
8 47 (12.18%) Spring
9 39 (10.10%) XML
10 38 (9.84%) SOAP
11 32 (8.29%) Node.js
12 31 (8.03%) JSON
13 28 (7.25%) Web Services
14 26 (6.74%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 25 (6.48%) Hibernate
16 22 (5.70%) Sass
17 21 (5.44%) HTML5
18 18 (4.66%) D3.js
18 18 (4.66%) React
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.03%) Visualisation
2 16 (4.15%) PKI
3 15 (3.89%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.85%) User Experience
5 10 (2.59%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.59%) Private Cloud
6 9 (2.33%) Wiki
7 7 (1.81%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.81%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (1.81%) Fintech
8 6 (1.55%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.04%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.04%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.04%) Derivative
10 4 (1.04%) W3C
11 3 (0.78%) Equities
12 2 (0.52%) DataPower
12 2 (0.52%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 159 (41.19%) Linux
2 80 (20.73%) CentOS
3 34 (8.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (8.29%) Unix
5 20 (5.18%) CoreOS
6 19 (4.92%) RancherOS
6 19 (4.92%) Windows
7 13 (3.37%) Ubuntu
8 9 (2.33%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.30%) Android
9 5 (1.30%) Windows Server
10 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.52%) AIX
12 1 (0.26%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (55.44%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (41.19%) DevOps
3 157 (40.67%) Scrum
4 148 (38.34%) Continuous Integration
5 96 (24.87%) Configuration Management
6 72 (18.65%) Continuous Delivery
7 67 (17.36%) Service Management
8 58 (15.03%) Coaching
8 58 (15.03%) Identity Management
9 57 (14.77%) TDD
10 55 (14.25%) OO
11 54 (13.99%) Case Management
12 50 (12.95%) BDD
13 46 (11.92%) Open Source
14 45 (11.66%) Workflow
15 39 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
16 37 (9.59%) Software Engineering
17 33 (8.55%) Unit Testing
17 33 (8.55%) Web Development
18 32 (8.29%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 139 (36.01%) Java
2 118 (30.57%) Ruby
3 86 (22.28%) JavaScript
4 78 (20.21%) Shell Script
5 70 (18.13%) Python
6 34 (8.81%) Bash Shell
7 28 (7.25%) SQL
8 25 (6.48%) C++
9 24 (6.22%) Go
10 22 (5.70%) Groovy
11 21 (5.44%) C#
12 20 (5.18%) Perl
12 20 (5.18%) PowerShell
13 16 (4.15%) PHP
14 14 (3.63%) C
15 11 (2.85%) PL/SQL
16 9 (2.33%) Scala
17 7 (1.81%) Apple Swift
18 6 (1.55%) Objective-C
19 4 (1.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 147 (38.08%) Security Cleared
2 111 (28.76%) SC Cleared
3 43 (11.14%) DV Cleared
4 33 (8.55%) CTC Cleared
5 29 (7.51%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.04%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.78%) Degree
8 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.52%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.26%) ISEB
9 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.04%) QA
2 3 (0.78%) WCAG
3 2 (0.52%) SDET
4 1 (0.26%) GCP
System Software
1 166 (43.01%) Docker
2 58 (15.03%) vCloud
3 57 (14.77%) Postfix
3 57 (14.77%) Squid
4 19 (4.92%) etcd
4 19 (4.92%) flannel
5 10 (2.59%) Corosync
6 3 (0.78%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.52%) Varnish
8 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 116 (30.05%) Puppet
2 106 (27.46%) Kubernetes
3 104 (26.94%) Ansible
4 86 (22.28%) Terraform
5 85 (22.02%) ZABBIX
6 77 (19.95%) Rancher
7 66 (17.10%) Kibana
7 66 (17.10%) logstash
8 44 (11.40%) Consul
9 23 (5.96%) Opscode Chef
10 20 (5.18%) Marathon
10 20 (5.18%) Packer
11 19 (4.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 19 (4.92%) Mesos
11 19 (4.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 17 (4.40%) Rsyslog
13 16 (4.15%) yum
14 10 (2.59%) Data Guard
14 10 (2.59%) Pacemaker
15 9 (2.33%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 143 (37.05%) Atlassian
2 111 (28.76%) Oracle
3 86 (22.28%) VMware
4 68 (17.62%) Sonatype
5 32 (8.29%) Google
6 26 (6.74%) AppDynamics
7 23 (5.96%) Red Hat
8 20 (5.18%) Splunk
9 16 (4.15%) CA
10 12 (3.11%) IBM
11 10 (2.59%) Microsoft
12 9 (2.33%) Cadence
12 9 (2.33%) PagerDuty
12 9 (2.33%) Sitecore
13 7 (1.81%) Adobe
14 4 (1.04%) Apigee
14 4 (1.04%) DevExpress
14 4 (1.04%) Infragistics
14 4 (1.04%) Software AG
14 4 (1.04%) Telerik
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Guildford, Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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