Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Bitbucket skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bitbucket over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Bitbucket
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 129 174
Rank change year-on-year -11 +45 -
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 26 34 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.67% 0.84% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.93% 7.44% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 1
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% -17.50% -
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £56.25 - £42.50

Bitbucket is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 527 457 461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.58% 11.34% 10.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 272 266
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £308 £294 £300
90th Percentile £554 £525 £531
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £58.50 £31.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.71% -17.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £45.15 £15.00 £33.00
90th Percentile £71.05 £58.20 £42.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

Bitbucket
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Bitbucket as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in Berkshire

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bitbucket in Berkshire

Bitbucket
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bitbucket within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -1 8 £500 +11.11% 1
Maidenhead +2 6 - - 1
Reading -7 6 £450 -14.29% 5
Slough - 1 £475 -
Bitbucket
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Bitbucket also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 14 (53.85%) Docker
2 14 (53.85%) JIRA
3 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (42.31%) REST
5 10 (38.46%) DevOps
5 10 (38.46%) Kubernetes
5 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
5 10 (38.46%) Groovy
5 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 10 (38.46%) Linux
6 9 (34.62%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (30.77%) Terraform
7 8 (30.77%) Python
7 8 (30.77%) Java
8 7 (26.92%) Atlassian
8 7 (26.92%) Spring
9 6 (23.08%) Selenium
9 6 (23.08%) PHP
9 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
9 6 (23.08%) LAMP
9 6 (23.08%) Scrum
9 6 (23.08%) Deployment Automation
9 6 (23.08%) oVirt
9 6 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (23.08%) RHEV
9 6 (23.08%) Redis

Bitbucket
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (19.23%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) BrowserStack
2 2 (7.69%) IaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Serverless
3 1 (3.85%) GitHub
3 1 (3.85%) NuGet
3 1 (3.85%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Redis
2 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 14 (53.85%) JIRA
3 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 9 (34.62%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (23.08%) Selenium
6 5 (19.23%) JMeter
7 3 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
7 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
8 2 (7.69%) Appium
8 2 (7.69%) JBehave
8 2 (7.69%) JUnit
8 2 (7.69%) Maven
8 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
8 2 (7.69%) TestRail
9 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
9 1 (3.85%) FishEye
9 1 (3.85%) NUnit
9 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (15.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) JIRA Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Developer in Test
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (7.69%) JIRA Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) REST
2 7 (26.92%) Spring
3 6 (23.08%) LAMP
3 6 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (19.23%) Java EE
5 4 (15.38%) SOAP
6 3 (11.54%) HTML
6 3 (11.54%) JSON
6 3 (11.54%) JSP
6 3 (11.54%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
7 2 (7.69%) Spring Boot
7 2 (7.69%) WireMock
8 1 (3.85%) .NET
8 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) iPad
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (38.46%) DevOps
3 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 6 (23.08%) Deployment Automation
4 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 6 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (11.54%) BDD
6 3 (11.54%) SDLC
6 3 (11.54%) TDD
7 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
7 2 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (3.85%) MVC
8 1 (3.85%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
1 10 (38.46%) Groovy
2 8 (30.77%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) Python
3 6 (23.08%) PHP
4 4 (15.38%) Ruby
5 3 (11.54%) C#
6 2 (7.69%) Java 8
6 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Docker
2 6 (23.08%) oVirt
2 6 (23.08%) RHEV
3 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Kubernetes
2 8 (30.77%) Terraform
3 6 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Atlassian