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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 August 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 80 84 52
Rank change year-on-year +4 -32 +25
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 11 3 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.80% 0.25% 1.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.64% 2.80% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 10
10th Percentile £343 - £225
25th Percentile £383 - £230
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £360 £307
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% +17.26% -27.34%
75th Percentile £478 - £365
90th Percentile £522 - £384
England median daily rate £550 £538 £500
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 144 107 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.47% 8.76% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 83 77
10th Percentile £316 £230 £247
25th Percentile £390 £345 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £465 £390 £360
Median % change year-on-year +19.23% +8.33% -10.00%
75th Percentile £538 £464 £438
90th Percentile £597 £538 £530
England median daily rate £560 £510 £500
% change year-on-year +9.80% +2.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
10th Percentile - - £46.48
25th Percentile £41.25 - £46.81
Median hourly rate £47.50 £55.00 £48.25
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +13.99% +34.03%
75th Percentile £53.75 - £49.31
90th Percentile - - £49.43
England median hourly rate £59.38 £50.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% +5.26% +5.56%

Bitbucket
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Bitbucket as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in the East Midlands

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Bitbucket in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Bitbucket in the East Midlands

Bitbucket
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bitbucket in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Bitbucket in the East Midlands

Bitbucket
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bitbucket within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Nottinghamshire +13 8 £450 - 2
Northamptonshire -2 2 £405 +12.50%
Leicestershire - 1 £538 - 1
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) Agile
2 7 (63.64%) JIRA
2 7 (63.64%) Selenium
3 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) Confluence
3 6 (54.55%) Microservices
3 6 (54.55%) Social Skills
3 6 (54.55%) CI/CD
4 5 (45.45%) Appium
4 5 (45.45%) SDET
4 5 (45.45%) Sauce Labs
4 5 (45.45%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (45.45%) Zephyr
4 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
4 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
4 5 (45.45%) Azure
4 5 (45.45%) TestNG
4 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) SOAP
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (36.36%) Retail
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) User Stories
5 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy

Bitbucket
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (54.55%) Confluence
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MadCap Flare
1 1 (9.09%) Snagit
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Azure
1 5 (45.45%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (9.09%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Sentinel
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Couchbase
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) Appium
2 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
2 5 (45.45%) TestNG
2 5 (45.45%) Zephyr
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) Postman
4 2 (18.18%) MbUnit
4 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
4 2 (18.18%) MSTest
4 2 (18.18%) NUnit
4 2 (18.18%) Sourcetree
4 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
4 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
4 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (54.55%) Social Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Influencing Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Author
3 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Author
3 1 (9.09%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) SOAP
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) Ajax
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) React
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) JSP
5 2 (18.18%) LESS
5 2 (18.18%) Node.js
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Sass
5 2 (18.18%) Swagger
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Team-Oriented Environment
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile
2 6 (54.55%) CI/CD
2 6 (54.55%) Microservices
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (45.45%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 5 (45.45%) SDET
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
4 4 (36.36%) User Stories
5 3 (27.27%) Line Management
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) API Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Decision-Making
6 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (18.18%) UML
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft