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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bitbucket
Rank 436 631 617
Rank change year-on-year
+195 -14
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 187 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.047% 0.035%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.27% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 17 8
Median daily rate £500 £350 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £344 £400
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -14.06%
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
8237 8306 7445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.65% 15.01% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5540 5578 5100
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 189 115
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.68 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +158 181 £508 +45.00% 31
London +90 107 £525 +50.00% 12
South West +21 23 £413 +24.52% 4
Croydon - 19 £515 -
Yorkshire +33 16 £438 - 1
South East +38 15 £469 +33.92% 5
City of London - 15 £575 - 2
Wiltshire +4 10 £413 +26.92% 2
Berkshire - 10 £463 - 3
South Yorkshire - 9 £550 -
Sheffield - 9 £550 -
West Yorkshire +15 7 £400 - 1
Leeds +19 6 £400 - 1
Swindon +3 5 £330 +1.53% 1
Gloucestershire - 5 £488 - 2
East Midlands - 4 - -
North West - 4 £450 - 6
Bracknell - 4 £450 - 1
Devon +9 3 - -
Bristol +7 3 £420 -1.17%
Exeter +1 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 - -
Westminster - 3 £575 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Manchester - 3 £450 - 4
East of England - 3 £500 - 3
Hertfordshire - 3 £500 - 1
County Antrim - 2 £420 -
Scotland - 2 £265 - 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £420 -

Bitbucket
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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.

1 231 (62.60%) JIRA
2 226 (61.25%) Git (software)
3 220 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
4 209 (56.64%) Jenkins
5 184 (49.86%) Confluence
6 177 (47.97%) Docker
7 176 (47.70%) DevOps
8 175 (47.43%) Scrum
9 170 (46.07%) Linux
10 157 (42.55%) Continuous Integration
11 156 (42.28%) Security Cleared
12 147 (39.84%) Atlassian
13 137 (37.13%) Ruby
14 133 (36.04%) Puppet
15 132 (35.77%) Amazon AWS
16 131 (35.50%) PostgreSQL
17 128 (34.69%) Oracle
17 128 (34.69%) Kubernetes
18 127 (34.42%) Java
19 126 (34.15%) Apache
19 126 (34.15%) SC Cleared
20 123 (33.33%) Ansible
21 119 (32.25%) Maven
22 115 (31.17%) JUnit
23 114 (30.89%) Configuration Management
24 106 (28.73%) Terraform
25 105 (28.46%) VMware
26 104 (28.18%) ZABBIX
27 102 (27.64%) Sonatype Nexus
27 102 (27.64%) Rancher

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
1 184 (49.86%) Confluence
2 126 (34.15%) Apache
3 94 (25.47%) Elasticsearch
4 32 (8.67%) OpenStack
5 17 (4.61%) Tomcat
6 15 (4.07%) WebSphere
7 12 (3.25%) WordPress
8 8 (2.17%) IIS
9 7 (1.90%) Drupal
10 6 (1.63%) CMS
11 5 (1.36%) Apache Qpid
12 4 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.81%) nginx
13 3 (0.81%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.54%) Liferay
14 2 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
15 1 (0.27%) JBoss
15 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
15 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 83 (22.49%) HipChat
2 5 (1.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.36%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.81%) MS Office
5 1 (0.27%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.54%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.54%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 132 (35.77%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (17.07%) GitHub
3 19 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.90%) Google Analytics
6 7 (1.90%) OpenShift
7 6 (1.63%) Slack
8 5 (1.36%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.81%) Datadog
9 3 (0.81%) Heroku
9 3 (0.81%) Office 365
10 2 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.54%) PaaS
11 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.27%) IaaS
11 1 (0.27%) SaaS
11 1 (0.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 95 (25.75%) DNS
2 82 (22.22%) SSH
3 81 (21.95%) OpenLDAP
3 81 (21.95%) OpenVPN
4 34 (9.21%) HTTP
5 32 (8.67%) TCP/IP
6 31 (8.40%) SSL
7 12 (3.25%) Firewall
7 12 (3.25%) SNMP
7 12 (3.25%) VPN
8 11 (2.98%) LDAP
9 8 (2.17%) Internet
10 6 (1.63%) AMQP
10 6 (1.63%) VoIP
10 6 (1.63%) Wireshark
11 5 (1.36%) LAN
11 5 (1.36%) WAN
12 4 (1.08%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (35.50%) PostgreSQL
2 94 (25.47%) Hadoop
3 33 (8.94%) MongoDB
4 31 (8.40%) MySQL
4 31 (8.40%) Oracle Database
5 23 (6.23%) Redis
6 17 (4.61%) Big Data
6 17 (4.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (4.61%) Relational Database
7 16 (4.34%) SQL Server
8 14 (3.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (2.71%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.90%) OrientDB
11 6 (1.63%) Neo4j
12 5 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.36%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.81%) OLAP
15 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 231 (62.60%) JIRA
2 226 (61.25%) Git (software)
3 209 (56.64%) Jenkins
4 119 (32.25%) Maven
5 115 (31.17%) JUnit
6 102 (27.64%) Sonatype Nexus
7 94 (25.47%) Ant
8 91 (24.66%) SonarQube
9 80 (21.68%) JIRA Agile
9 80 (21.68%) Liquibase
10 49 (13.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 34 (9.21%) Cucumber
12 22 (5.96%) Mockito
13 21 (5.69%) Gradle
14 17 (4.61%) Selenium
14 17 (4.61%) Subversion
15 16 (4.34%) TeamCity
16 15 (4.07%) JMeter
17 14 (3.79%) Vagrant
18 13 (3.52%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (6.50%) Banking
2 18 (4.88%) Finance
3 10 (2.71%) Publishing
4 8 (2.17%) Retail
5 5 (1.36%) Front Office
5 5 (1.36%) Marketing
5 5 (1.36%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.08%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.08%) Games
7 3 (0.81%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.54%) Electronics
8 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 131 (35.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 118 (31.98%) Developer
3 34 (9.21%) Java Developer
4 32 (8.67%) Senior DevOps
4 32 (8.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 23 (6.23%) Architect
5 23 (6.23%) Lead DevOps
6 19 (5.15%) Angular Developer
6 19 (5.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 16 (4.34%) Consultant
8 14 (3.79%) UI Developer
9 13 (3.52%) Cloud Architect
9 13 (3.52%) Web Developer
10 12 (3.25%) Analyst
10 12 (3.25%) Software Engineer
11 11 (2.98%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (2.71%) Linux Engineer
12 10 (2.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 10 (2.71%) Senior Developer
13 9 (2.44%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (26.83%) ELK Stack
2 82 (22.22%) MCollective
3 79 (21.41%) Software Packaging
4 49 (13.28%) CSS
4 49 (13.28%) HTML
4 49 (13.28%) jQuery
5 44 (11.92%) AngularJS
6 37 (10.03%) REST
6 37 (10.03%) Spring
7 31 (8.40%) Node.js
8 29 (7.86%) Web Services
9 28 (7.59%) SOAP
10 23 (6.23%) XML
11 22 (5.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 21 (5.69%) Sass
13 20 (5.42%) .NET
14 19 (5.15%) Hibernate
15 18 (4.88%) D3.js
15 18 (4.88%) React
16 17 (4.61%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.05%) Visualisation
2 12 (3.25%) PKI
3 10 (2.71%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.71%) Mobile App
3 10 (2.71%) User Experience
4 9 (2.44%) Private Cloud
4 9 (2.44%) Wiki
5 7 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (1.90%) Fintech
6 5 (1.36%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.08%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.08%) Derivative
7 4 (1.08%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.81%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.81%) Equities
9 2 (0.54%) DataPower
9 2 (0.54%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 170 (46.07%) Linux
2 100 (27.10%) CentOS
3 41 (11.11%) Unix
4 34 (9.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (6.78%) Windows
6 21 (5.69%) CoreOS
6 21 (5.69%) RancherOS
7 14 (3.79%) Ubuntu
8 8 (2.17%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.90%) Android
10 4 (1.08%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.27%) AIX
12 1 (0.27%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (47.70%) DevOps
3 175 (47.43%) Scrum
4 157 (42.55%) Continuous Integration
5 114 (30.89%) Configuration Management
6 93 (25.20%) Continuous Delivery
7 89 (24.12%) Service Management
8 79 (21.41%) Identity Management
9 78 (21.14%) Coaching
10 76 (20.60%) Case Management
11 56 (15.18%) Workflow
12 53 (14.36%) Stakeholder Management
13 50 (13.55%) TDD
14 45 (12.20%) BDD
14 45 (12.20%) OO
14 45 (12.20%) Software Engineering
15 36 (9.76%) Open Source
16 31 (8.40%) Unit Testing
17 30 (8.13%) Web Development
18 25 (6.78%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 137 (37.13%) Ruby
2 127 (34.42%) Java
3 95 (25.75%) Shell Script
4 71 (19.24%) JavaScript
5 48 (13.01%) Python
6 34 (9.21%) SQL
7 26 (7.05%) Go
8 24 (6.50%) Bash Shell
9 20 (5.42%) C#
10 19 (5.15%) C++
10 19 (5.15%) PHP
11 17 (4.61%) Perl
12 16 (4.34%) PowerShell
13 14 (3.79%) C
14 11 (2.98%) Groovy
14 11 (2.98%) Scala
15 10 (2.71%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.36%) Apple Swift
16 5 (1.36%) Objective-C
17 4 (1.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 156 (42.28%) Security Cleared
2 126 (34.15%) SC Cleared
3 47 (12.74%) CTC Cleared
4 37 (10.03%) DV Cleared
5 30 (8.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (1.63%) Degree
7 4 (1.08%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.54%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.27%) ISEB
9 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.27%) MCSE
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.08%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) GCP
2 1 (0.27%) SDET
System Software
1 177 (47.97%) Docker
2 81 (21.95%) vCloud
3 80 (21.68%) Postfix
3 80 (21.68%) Squid
4 21 (5.69%) etcd
4 21 (5.69%) flannel
5 10 (2.71%) Corosync
6 3 (0.81%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.27%) Varnish
8 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 133 (36.04%) Puppet
2 128 (34.69%) Kubernetes
3 123 (33.33%) Ansible
4 106 (28.73%) Terraform
5 104 (28.18%) ZABBIX
6 102 (27.64%) Rancher
7 88 (23.85%) Kibana
7 88 (23.85%) logstash
8 41 (11.11%) Consul
9 27 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
10 22 (5.96%) Marathon
11 21 (5.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 21 (5.69%) Mesos
11 21 (5.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 15 (4.07%) Packer
13 12 (3.25%) Rsyslog
13 12 (3.25%) yum
14 10 (2.71%) Data Guard
14 10 (2.71%) Pacemaker
15 8 (2.17%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 147 (39.84%) Atlassian
2 128 (34.69%) Oracle
3 105 (28.46%) VMware
4 85 (23.04%) Sonatype
5 29 (7.86%) Google
6 21 (5.69%) AppDynamics
7 20 (5.42%) Red Hat
8 14 (3.79%) Microsoft
8 14 (3.79%) Splunk
9 12 (3.25%) CA
10 10 (2.71%) IBM
11 9 (2.44%) Cadence
12 8 (2.17%) PagerDuty
13 6 (1.63%) Apigee
14 4 (1.08%) Adobe
14 4 (1.08%) DevExpress
14 4 (1.08%) Infragistics
14 4 (1.08%) Sitecore
14 4 (1.08%) Telerik
15 3 (0.81%) Dell
Hertfordshire
Volt
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Square One Resources
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 7 months contract
Posted: 4 days ago