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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bitbucket
Rank 452 651 629
Rank change year-on-year
+199 -22
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 205 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.038% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.28% 0.26% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 18 4
Median daily rate £505 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £232 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £416 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £446 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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
8992 8320 7413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 14.37% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6051 5502 4930
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £357
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 192 117
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 £29.53 £26.03 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £71.00
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +174 200 £505 +55.38% 28
London +153 139 £525 +90.90% 12
City of London - 21 £550 - 5
Croydon - 18 - - 3
South West +27 14 £345 -18.82% 3
Yorkshire +26 12 £550 - 1
East Midlands -2 12 £340 -17.57%
Northamptonshire - 9 £200 -
Westminster - 9 £550 -
Sheffield - 8 £550 -
South Yorkshire - 8 £550 -
West Midlands - 8 £470 -
North West +20 7 £413 - 8
Gloucestershire +5 6 £525 +23.52% 1
Manchester -6 6 £413 - 3
Wiltshire - 6 £345 - 2
Swindon - 6 £345 -
Northampton - 5 £200 -
Shropshire - 5 £456 -
East of England - 5 £538 - 2
Hertfordshire - 5 £538 - 1
West Yorkshire +10 4 £450 - 1
Leeds - 4 £450 - 1
Telford - 4 £456 -
Nottinghamshire -9 3 £360 -12.72%
Nottingham -14 3 £360 -12.72%
Scotland - 3 - - 1
Glasgow - 3 - - 1
South East +3 2 £500 +81.81% 2
Uxbridge - 2 - -

Bitbucket
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 201 (67.91%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (66.55%) Git (software)
3 180 (60.81%) Jenkins
4 175 (59.12%) JIRA
5 159 (53.72%) DevOps
6 158 (53.38%) Confluence
7 150 (50.68%) Linux
8 141 (47.64%) Scrum
9 129 (43.58%) Docker
10 120 (40.54%) Security Cleared
10 120 (40.54%) Atlassian
11 115 (38.85%) Ruby
12 114 (38.51%) Continuous Integration
13 111 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
14 110 (37.16%) Amazon AWS
14 110 (37.16%) Puppet
14 110 (37.16%) Maven
14 110 (37.16%) Apache
15 109 (36.82%) Oracle
16 108 (36.49%) JUnit
17 106 (35.81%) SC Cleared
18 105 (35.47%) Kubernetes
18 105 (35.47%) PostgreSQL
19 102 (34.46%) Configuration Management
20 100 (33.78%) Java
21 97 (32.77%) Ansible
22 95 (32.09%) Rancher
23 90 (30.41%) Continuous Delivery
24 89 (30.07%) VMware
25 87 (29.39%) SonarQube

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
1 158 (53.38%) Confluence
2 110 (37.16%) Apache
3 86 (29.05%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (5.74%) OpenStack
5 13 (4.39%) WordPress
6 10 (3.38%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.70%) IIS
8 7 (2.36%) WebLogic
9 6 (2.03%) Drupal
10 4 (1.35%) nginx
11 2 (0.68%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.34%) JBoss
12 1 (0.34%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 81 (27.36%) HipChat
2 4 (1.35%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.68%) MS Office
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) LaTeX
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 110 (37.16%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (16.55%) GitHub
3 7 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.35%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.35%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.35%) OpenShift
5 3 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.68%) Bluemix
6 2 (0.68%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.68%) Office 365
6 2 (0.68%) PaaS
6 2 (0.68%) Slack
7 1 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.34%) IaaS
7 1 (0.34%) SaaS
7 1 (0.34%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 81 (27.36%) DNS
2 80 (27.03%) SSH
3 79 (26.69%) OpenLDAP
3 79 (26.69%) OpenVPN
4 29 (9.80%) SSL
5 26 (8.78%) HTTP
6 24 (8.11%) TCP/IP
7 11 (3.72%) Internet
8 8 (2.70%) LDAP
9 2 (0.68%) AMQP
10 1 (0.34%) Extranet
10 1 (0.34%) Network Security
10 1 (0.34%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (35.47%) PostgreSQL
2 80 (27.03%) Hadoop
3 35 (11.82%) MySQL
4 34 (11.49%) MongoDB
5 25 (8.45%) Redis
6 16 (5.41%) Relational Database
7 15 (5.07%) SQL Server
8 12 (4.05%) Big Data
9 10 (3.38%) Neo4j
9 10 (3.38%) NoSQL
9 10 (3.38%) OrientDB
10 8 (2.70%) Oracle Database
10 8 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.35%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.68%) OLAP
13 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 197 (66.55%) Git (software)
2 180 (60.81%) Jenkins
3 175 (59.12%) JIRA
4 111 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 110 (37.16%) Maven
6 108 (36.49%) JUnit
7 87 (29.39%) JIRA Agile
7 87 (29.39%) SonarQube
8 85 (28.72%) Ant
9 78 (26.35%) Liquibase
10 45 (15.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 31 (10.47%) Subversion
12 21 (7.09%) Gradle
13 20 (6.76%) FishEye
14 18 (6.08%) Cucumber
15 17 (5.74%) Mockito
16 16 (5.41%) ClearCase
16 16 (5.41%) ClearQuest
17 13 (4.39%) Eclipse
18 11 (3.72%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (9.46%) Banking
2 19 (6.42%) Publishing
3 15 (5.07%) Finance
4 6 (2.03%) Marketing
5 5 (1.69%) Retail
6 4 (1.35%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.68%) Electronics
7 2 (0.68%) Front Office
7 2 (0.68%) Games
7 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (37.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 83 (28.04%) Developer
3 31 (10.47%) Senior DevOps
3 31 (10.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 22 (7.43%) Java Developer
5 20 (6.76%) Lead DevOps
6 16 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 14 (4.73%) Architect
8 12 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (4.05%) Senior Developer
9 11 (3.72%) Android Developer
9 11 (3.72%) Consultant
9 11 (3.72%) Software Engineer
10 10 (3.38%) AWS DevOps
10 10 (3.38%) AWS Engineer
11 9 (3.04%) Development Manager
11 9 (3.04%) Infrastructure Support
11 9 (3.04%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 9 (3.04%) iOS Developer
11 9 (3.04%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (28.04%) ELK Stack
2 79 (26.69%) MCollective
3 77 (26.01%) Software Packaging
4 60 (20.27%) HTML
5 49 (16.55%) CSS
6 33 (11.15%) jQuery
7 32 (10.81%) Spring
8 30 (10.14%) AngularJS
9 28 (9.46%) HTML5
9 28 (9.46%) REST
9 28 (9.46%) Web Services
10 25 (8.45%) CSS3
11 24 (8.11%) Node.js
12 20 (6.76%) React
13 18 (6.08%) .NET
13 18 (6.08%) SOAP
14 17 (5.74%) Java EE
14 17 (5.74%) Sass
15 15 (5.07%) XML
16 14 (4.73%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.08%) Mobile App
2 11 (3.72%) User Experience
2 11 (3.72%) Wiki
3 10 (3.38%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.03%) Fintech
6 5 (1.69%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.35%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.35%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.35%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.01%) Blog
9 2 (0.68%) Equities
9 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.68%) Physics
9 2 (0.68%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.68%) W3C
10 1 (0.34%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.34%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 150 (50.68%) Linux
2 81 (27.36%) CentOS
3 34 (11.49%) Windows
4 29 (9.80%) Unix
5 16 (5.41%) CoreOS
5 16 (5.41%) RancherOS
5 16 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (5.07%) Android
7 12 (4.05%) Apple iOS
8 6 (2.03%) Solaris
9 5 (1.69%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.35%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (67.91%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (53.72%) DevOps
3 141 (47.64%) Scrum
4 114 (38.51%) Continuous Integration
5 102 (34.46%) Configuration Management
6 90 (30.41%) Continuous Delivery
7 81 (27.36%) Service Management
8 79 (26.69%) Identity Management
9 75 (25.34%) Coaching
10 74 (25.00%) Case Management
11 59 (19.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 52 (17.57%) TDD
13 51 (17.23%) Workflow
14 47 (15.88%) Software Engineering
15 38 (12.84%) BDD
16 33 (11.15%) OO
17 28 (9.46%) Open Source
18 26 (8.78%) Unit Testing
19 24 (8.11%) Web Development
20 19 (6.42%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 115 (38.85%) Ruby
2 100 (33.78%) Java
3 86 (29.05%) Shell Script
4 66 (22.30%) JavaScript
5 36 (12.16%) SQL
6 26 (8.78%) C
7 25 (8.45%) PHP
8 23 (7.77%) Go
9 19 (6.42%) Python
10 18 (6.08%) C++
11 12 (4.05%) Scala
12 11 (3.72%) Bash Shell
13 10 (3.38%) C#
13 10 (3.38%) PL/SQL
14 9 (3.04%) Objective-C
14 9 (3.04%) Perl
15 7 (2.36%) PowerShell
16 6 (2.03%) Apple Swift
17 3 (1.01%) Erlang
18 1 (0.34%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 120 (40.54%) Security Cleared
2 106 (35.81%) SC Cleared
3 45 (15.20%) CTC Cleared
4 19 (6.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 14 (4.73%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.03%) Degree
7 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) GCP
2 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 129 (43.58%) Docker
2 79 (26.69%) vCloud
3 78 (26.35%) Postfix
3 78 (26.35%) Squid
4 16 (5.41%) etcd
4 16 (5.41%) flannel
5 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.68%) KVM
5 2 (0.68%) oVirt
5 2 (0.68%) RHEV
6 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.34%) Samba
6 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 110 (37.16%) Puppet
2 105 (35.47%) Kubernetes
3 97 (32.77%) Ansible
4 95 (32.09%) Rancher
5 85 (28.72%) Terraform
6 84 (28.38%) logstash
7 83 (28.04%) Kibana
8 79 (26.69%) ZABBIX
9 22 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (5.74%) Consul
10 17 (5.74%) Marathon
11 16 (5.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 16 (5.41%) Mesos
11 16 (5.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.34%) Grafana
12 1 (0.34%) Pingdom
12 1 (0.34%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 120 (40.54%) Atlassian
2 109 (36.82%) Oracle
3 89 (30.07%) VMware
4 85 (28.72%) Sonatype
5 11 (3.72%) Microsoft
6 10 (3.38%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.04%) BMC
8 7 (2.36%) Google
9 4 (1.35%) Splunk
10 3 (1.01%) Apigee
10 3 (1.01%) VocaLink
11 2 (0.68%) Adobe
11 2 (0.68%) Brocade
11 2 (0.68%) Dell
11 2 (0.68%) IBM
11 2 (0.68%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.68%) SAP
11 2 (0.68%) Zend
12 1 (0.34%) Cadence
12 1 (0.34%) Teradata
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