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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bitbucket
Rank 508 625 613
Rank change year-on-year
+117 -12
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 136 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.033% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.58% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 16 8
Median daily rate £500 £381 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £419 -
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
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
8607 7573 6766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.90% 13.30% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5887 4994 4351
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 124 148
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.64 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.53% +2.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.12 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.85 £50.00 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +91 134 £500 +31.14% 32
London +78 93 £505 +44.28% 20
West Midlands - 14 £470 - 1
City of London +52 12 £575 +35.29% 7
Shropshire - 12 £443 -
Telford - 11 £443 -
South West +13 9 £410 -3.52% 3
Croydon - 8 - -
Westminster - 8 £525 -
North West -5 7 £450 +63.63% 3
Cheshire - 5 £450 - 1
South East +1 4 - - 3
Berkshire - 4 - -
Maidenhead - 4 - -
Knutsford - 3 £450 -
Swindon - 3 £345 - 1
Bristol - 3 £475 -
Wiltshire - 3 £345 - 1
East of England - 3 £500 - 2
East Midlands -1 2 £380 -7.87%
Nottinghamshire -2 2 £380 -7.87%
Gloucestershire -3 2 £513 +20.58%
Nottingham -5 2 £380 -7.87%
Manchester -10 2 £375 +36.36% 2
Ruislip - 2 £225 -
Uxbridge - 2 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 £575 - 2
County Antrim - 1 £250 -
Essex - 1 £425 -
Belfast - 1 £250 -

Bitbucket
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 155 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (65.45%) Git (software)
3 127 (57.73%) Jenkins
4 119 (54.09%) JIRA
5 105 (47.73%) DevOps
6 104 (47.27%) Confluence
7 99 (45.00%) Linux
8 92 (41.82%) Java
9 88 (40.00%) Scrum
10 76 (34.55%) Atlassian
11 69 (31.36%) Continuous Integration
11 69 (31.36%) TDD
11 69 (31.36%) Maven
12 68 (30.91%) Security Cleared
13 67 (30.45%) Software Engineering
14 65 (29.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 65 (29.55%) Amazon AWS
15 64 (29.09%) HTML
16 62 (28.18%) Apache
16 62 (28.18%) Ruby
17 61 (27.73%) Puppet
18 60 (27.27%) Configuration Management
19 59 (26.82%) Sonatype Nexus
20 56 (25.45%) Oracle
21 55 (25.00%) CSS
22 54 (24.55%) JUnit
22 54 (24.55%) JavaScript
22 54 (24.55%) Docker
23 53 (24.09%) SC Cleared
24 51 (23.18%) VMware

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
1 104 (47.27%) Confluence
2 62 (28.18%) Apache
3 45 (20.45%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (7.73%) OpenStack
5 8 (3.64%) IIS
5 8 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.18%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.82%) nginx
7 4 (1.82%) WordPress
8 2 (0.91%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.91%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.91%) Drupal
8 2 (0.91%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.45%) JBoss
9 1 (0.45%) Jetty
9 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 30 (13.64%) HipChat
2 4 (1.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.91%) MS Office
4 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 65 (29.55%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (13.18%) GitHub
3 16 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (5.00%) PaaS
4 11 (5.00%) SaaS
5 10 (4.55%) IaaS
6 4 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.82%) Bluemix
7 3 (1.36%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.36%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.91%) Office 365
8 2 (0.91%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.00%) DNS
2 29 (13.18%) OpenLDAP
2 29 (13.18%) OpenVPN
2 29 (13.18%) SSH
3 18 (8.18%) SSL
4 16 (7.27%) TCP/IP
5 15 (6.82%) HTTP
6 11 (5.00%) Internet
7 6 (2.73%) AMQP
8 4 (1.82%) LDAP
9 2 (0.91%) VoIP
10 1 (0.45%) Extranet
10 1 (0.45%) IMAP
10 1 (0.45%) Network Security
10 1 (0.45%) SMTP
10 1 (0.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.64%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (17.27%) Hadoop
3 29 (13.18%) MySQL
4 27 (12.27%) MongoDB
5 16 (7.27%) OrientDB
6 15 (6.82%) SQL Server
7 14 (6.36%) Neo4j
7 14 (6.36%) Redis
8 12 (5.45%) Relational Database
9 10 (4.55%) NoSQL
10 9 (4.09%) Oracle Database
10 9 (4.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (3.18%) Big Data
12 5 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (1.36%) SQLite
15 2 (0.91%) Apache Accumulo
15 2 (0.91%) Riak
Development Applications
1 144 (65.45%) Git (software)
2 127 (57.73%) Jenkins
3 119 (54.09%) JIRA
4 69 (31.36%) Maven
5 65 (29.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 59 (26.82%) Sonatype Nexus
7 54 (24.55%) JUnit
8 43 (19.55%) JIRA Agile
9 42 (19.09%) Ant
9 42 (19.09%) Subversion
10 37 (16.82%) Gradle
11 32 (14.55%) SonarQube
12 28 (12.73%) Liquibase
13 25 (11.36%) FishEye
14 19 (8.64%) Mockito
15 16 (7.27%) Eclipse
16 15 (6.82%) ClearCase
16 15 (6.82%) ClearQuest
17 14 (6.36%) GitLab
17 14 (6.36%) PVCS
General
1 32 (14.55%) Banking
2 20 (9.09%) Publishing
3 12 (5.45%) Finance
4 4 (1.82%) Marketing
4 4 (1.82%) Retail
4 4 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.91%) Electronics
5 2 (0.91%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Games
6 1 (0.45%) Legal
6 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (35.45%) Developer
2 59 (26.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (7.27%) Java Developer
5 15 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (6.82%) Software Engineer
6 14 (6.36%) Infrastructure Support
6 14 (6.36%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 14 (6.36%) Support Engineer
7 13 (5.91%) Senior Developer
7 13 (5.91%) Senior DevOps
7 13 (5.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 12 (5.45%) Android Developer
8 12 (5.45%) Architect
9 10 (4.55%) Lead DevOps
10 9 (4.09%) AWS DevOps
10 9 (4.09%) AWS Engineer
10 9 (4.09%) Development Manager
10 9 (4.09%) iOS Developer
11 8 (3.64%) ClearCase Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (29.09%) HTML
2 55 (25.00%) CSS
3 45 (20.45%) HTML5
4 43 (19.55%) CSS3
5 40 (18.18%) Web Services
6 35 (15.91%) AngularJS
6 35 (15.91%) Spring
7 34 (15.45%) REST
8 30 (13.64%) ELK Stack
9 29 (13.18%) MCollective
10 27 (12.27%) Software Packaging
11 25 (11.36%) React
12 23 (10.45%) SOAP
13 22 (10.00%) jQuery
14 20 (9.09%) Java EE
15 19 (8.64%) XML
16 17 (7.73%) Spring MVC
17 16 (7.27%) EJB
17 16 (7.27%) JSF
17 16 (7.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 19 (8.64%) User Experience
3 17 (7.73%) Wiki
4 14 (6.36%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (1.82%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.36%) Blog
7 3 (1.36%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.91%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.45%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.45%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.45%) iPad
9 1 (0.45%) Social Media
9 1 (0.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 99 (45.00%) Linux
2 39 (17.73%) Windows
3 31 (14.09%) CentOS
4 25 (11.36%) Unix
5 17 (7.73%) Android
6 16 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (6.82%) Apple iOS
8 7 (3.18%) Windows Server
9 6 (2.73%) CoreOS
9 6 (2.73%) RancherOS
9 6 (2.73%) Solaris
10 4 (1.82%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (47.73%) DevOps
3 88 (40.00%) Scrum
4 69 (31.36%) Continuous Integration
4 69 (31.36%) TDD
5 67 (30.45%) Software Engineering
6 60 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 38 (17.27%) BDD
8 37 (16.82%) Continuous Delivery
9 33 (15.00%) Coaching
10 31 (14.09%) Unit Testing
11 29 (13.18%) Identity Management
11 29 (13.18%) OO
11 29 (13.18%) Service Management
12 28 (12.73%) Case Management
13 27 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (10.91%) Front End Development
14 24 (10.91%) Workflow
15 22 (10.00%) MVC
15 22 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 92 (41.82%) Java
2 62 (28.18%) Ruby
3 54 (24.55%) JavaScript
4 41 (18.64%) Shell Script
5 38 (17.27%) SQL
6 23 (10.45%) C
7 18 (8.18%) Scala
8 17 (7.73%) PL/SQL
9 16 (7.27%) C++
10 15 (6.82%) PHP
11 11 (5.00%) C#
12 10 (4.55%) Python
13 9 (4.09%) Go
13 9 (4.09%) Objective-C
14 6 (2.73%) Bash Shell
15 5 (2.27%) Apple Swift
16 4 (1.82%) Perl
16 4 (1.82%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (30.91%) Security Cleared
2 53 (24.09%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.73%) CTC Cleared
4 15 (6.82%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.18%) Degree
6 5 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.36%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (24.55%) Docker
2 29 (13.18%) Postfix
2 29 (13.18%) Squid
2 29 (13.18%) vCloud
3 14 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.73%) etcd
4 6 (2.73%) flannel
5 2 (0.91%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.91%) KVM
5 2 (0.91%) oVirt
5 2 (0.91%) RHEV
5 2 (0.91%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.45%) NFS
6 1 (0.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 61 (27.73%) Puppet
2 50 (22.73%) Ansible
3 40 (18.18%) Kubernetes
4 35 (15.91%) Kibana
4 35 (15.91%) Rancher
5 32 (14.55%) Terraform
6 30 (13.64%) logstash
7 29 (13.18%) ZABBIX
8 26 (11.82%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (2.73%) Consul
9 6 (2.73%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 6 (2.73%) Marathon
9 6 (2.73%) Mesos
9 6 (2.73%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (1.36%) SELinux
11 1 (0.45%) Bacula
11 1 (0.45%) Grafana
11 1 (0.45%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.45%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 76 (34.55%) Atlassian
2 56 (25.45%) Oracle
3 51 (23.18%) VMware
4 31 (14.09%) Sonatype
5 14 (6.36%) BMC
6 13 (5.91%) Red Hat
7 11 (5.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (1.82%) Apigee
9 3 (1.36%) Google
9 3 (1.36%) IBM
10 2 (0.91%) Brocade
10 2 (0.91%) Dell
10 2 (0.91%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.91%) SAP
10 2 (0.91%) VocaLink
10 2 (0.91%) Zend
11 1 (0.45%) Adobe
11 1 (0.45%) HP
11 1 (0.45%) Vertica
11 1 (0.45%) Xamarin
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Rate: £325 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
Axiom Software Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £610 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago