Period
to 19 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 July 2019 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 100 77
Rank change year-on-year +9 -23 -
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 5 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.36% 0.26% 1.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.28% 1.45% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 11
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -22.73% -
10th Percentile £221 £363 £525
90th Percentile £540 £498 £675
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £425 £550
% change year-on-year -3.53% -22.73% +20.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 219 275 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.63% 17.92% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 197 152
Birmingham median daily rate £465 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £544 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £430 £420
% change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +43.86% -30.91%
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -23.08% -11.56%

Bitbucket
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in Birmingham

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bitbucket in Birmingham

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bitbucket in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bitbucket in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (60.00%) GitHub
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
3 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (40.00%) HTML

Bitbucket
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) GitHub
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Laravel
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Microservices
1 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) API Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Content Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes