Period
to 28 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 28 January 2022 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 148 118 187
Rank change year-on-year -30 +69 +38
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 40 15 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.00% 0.71% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.88% 4.08% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 15
10th Percentile £376 £406 £395
25th Percentile £436 £456 £457
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £483 £538
Median % change year-on-year +24.35% -10.23% -2.27%
75th Percentile £688 £575 £578
90th Percentile £700 £586 £600
Central London median daily rate £600 £475 £544
% change year-on-year +26.32% -12.64% -4.40%

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 820 368 808
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.43% 17.41% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 270 638
10th Percentile £425 £319 £363
25th Percentile £481 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £675 £594 £600
90th Percentile £775 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £513 £503
% change year-on-year +12.20% +1.99% -1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
10th Percentile £36.45 - -
25th Percentile £41.63 - £44.75
Median hourly rate £50.50 - £48.89
Median % change year-on-year - - +117.28%
75th Percentile £64.75 - £54.88
90th Percentile £73.15 - £60.25
Central London median hourly rate £50.50 - £48.89
% change year-on-year - - +117.28%

Bitbucket
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Bitbucket as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in the City of London

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Bitbucket in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Bitbucket in the City of London

Bitbucket
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bitbucket in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Bitbucket in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 29 (72.50%) Jenkins
2 28 (70.00%) CI/CD
3 27 (67.50%) DevOps
4 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (52.50%) Git (software)
5 21 (52.50%) Kubernetes
6 19 (47.50%) Docker
7 17 (42.50%) Ansible
8 16 (40.00%) AWS
9 14 (35.00%) Finance
10 13 (32.50%) Java
10 13 (32.50%) Python
11 12 (30.00%) Linux
11 12 (30.00%) Banking
11 12 (30.00%) JIRA
12 10 (25.00%) Terraform
13 9 (22.50%) Microservices
13 9 (22.50%) Confluence
13 9 (22.50%) Investment Banking
14 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
14 8 (20.00%) Oracle
15 7 (17.50%) Windows
15 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
15 7 (17.50%) BladeLogic
15 7 (17.50%) Artifactory
15 7 (17.50%) GitLab
15 7 (17.50%) Elastic Stack
16 6 (15.00%) React
16 6 (15.00%) Packer
16 6 (15.00%) Sonatype Nexus

Bitbucket
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (22.50%) Confluence
2 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) AWS
2 6 (15.00%) Azure
3 5 (12.50%) OpenShift
4 3 (7.50%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (7.50%) PaaS
4 3 (7.50%) Serverless
5 2 (5.00%) GCP
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (2.50%) CloudFront
6 1 (2.50%) Datadog
6 1 (2.50%) GitHub
6 1 (2.50%) NuGet
6 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) SSL
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) Intranet
3 1 (2.50%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) MySQL
1 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) HBase
4 1 (2.50%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.50%) Redis
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (72.50%) Jenkins
2 21 (52.50%) Git (software)
3 12 (30.00%) JIRA
4 7 (17.50%) Artifactory
4 7 (17.50%) GitLab
5 6 (15.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 5 (12.50%) Selenium
7 4 (10.00%) JUnit
7 4 (10.00%) TeamCity
8 3 (7.50%) jMock
8 3 (7.50%) Mockito
8 3 (7.50%) NUnit
8 3 (7.50%) Subversion
9 2 (5.00%) IBM UrbanCode
9 2 (5.00%) SonarQube
9 2 (5.00%) Sourcetree
10 1 (2.50%) CircleCI
10 1 (2.50%) Crucible
10 1 (2.50%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Banking
3 9 (22.50%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.00%) Social Skills
5 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
5 3 (7.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (35.00%) Senior DevOps
2 14 (35.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (7.50%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (7.50%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) UI Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Architect
5 2 (5.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Database Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (15.00%) React
2 6 (15.00%) Web Services
3 5 (12.50%) Node.js
4 4 (10.00%) HTML
4 4 (10.00%) HTML5
4 4 (10.00%) REST
5 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 3 (7.50%) J2EE
5 3 (7.50%) JWT
5 3 (7.50%) OAuth
5 3 (7.50%) Spring
6 2 (5.00%) .NET
6 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.00%) GraphQL
6 2 (5.00%) RESTful
7 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.50%) jQuery
7 1 (2.50%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (12.50%) Unix
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.50%) CentOS
6 1 (2.50%) Debian
6 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) CI/CD
2 27 (67.50%) DevOps
3 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (22.50%) Microservices
5 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.50%) TDD
6 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.00%) Open Source
7 4 (10.00%) Scrum
8 3 (7.50%) API Testing
8 3 (7.50%) BDD
8 3 (7.50%) Build Automation
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.50%) Decision-Making
8 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (7.50%) Requirements Gathering
8 3 (7.50%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) Java
1 13 (32.50%) Python
2 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) Groovy
5 5 (12.50%) Bash
6 4 (10.00%) Java 8
6 4 (10.00%) SQL
7 3 (7.50%) Ruby
7 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.50%) TypeScript
8 2 (5.00%) C#
8 2 (5.00%) Go
8 2 (5.00%) Perl
9 1 (2.50%) C
9 1 (2.50%) C++
9 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.50%) R
9 1 (2.50%) Scala
9 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) AWS Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) HDFS
2 1 (2.50%) Squid
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (52.50%) Kubernetes
2 17 (42.50%) Ansible
3 10 (25.00%) Terraform
4 7 (17.50%) BladeLogic
5 6 (15.00%) Packer
6 4 (10.00%) Grafana
6 4 (10.00%) Icinga
7 3 (7.50%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (7.50%) Puppet
8 2 (5.00%) Nagios
8 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (2.50%) Salt
9 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) BMC
2 4 (10.00%) Splunk
3 3 (7.50%) Atlassian
3 3 (7.50%) CyberArk
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) Informatica
5 1 (2.50%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.50%) New Relic
5 1 (2.50%) Qualys
5 1 (2.50%) Sybase
5 1 (2.50%) Talend
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) Zscaler