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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 12 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 of England
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 117 124 92
Rank change year-on-year +7 -32 +81
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 18 6 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.71% 0.27% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.22% 1.43% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 8
10th Percentile £413 £493 £274
25th Percentile £419 £498 £306
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £428 £513 £400
Median % change year-on-year -16.49% +28.13% -5.88%
75th Percentile £481 £547 £488
90th Percentile £538 £564 £495
England median daily rate £550 £538 £500
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £17.38 - -
Median hourly rate £18.25 - -
75th Percentile £19.13 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £47.50 £50.46
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.86% -

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 of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 427 421 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.86% 18.77% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 214 195
10th Percentile £345 £324 £333
25th Percentile £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £473
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.53% +5.00%
75th Percentile £600 £550 £534
90th Percentile £700 £600 £600
England median daily rate £558 £502 £500
% change year-on-year +11.21% +0.35% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 21 18
10th Percentile £48.00 £27.00 £37.90
25th Percentile £50.00 £44.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate £57.50 £47.50 £46.25
Median % change year-on-year +21.05% +2.70% -1.60%
75th Percentile £61.25 £54.50 £54.69
90th Percentile £65.75 £56.50 £60.05
England median hourly rate £57.50 £50.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Bitbucket
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in the East of England

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for Bitbucket in the East of England

Bitbucket
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 12 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
Essex +14 10 £428 -16.49% 1
Hertfordshire +1 4 £525 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 4 £425 - 2
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 12 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 of England region with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 16 (88.89%) JIRA
2 12 (66.67%) MySQL
2 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 12 (66.67%) Confluence
3 11 (61.11%) Agile
4 10 (55.56%) QA
4 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) Power BI
4 10 (55.56%) Power Platform
5 9 (50.00%) GCP
5 9 (50.00%) GitLab
5 9 (50.00%) Analytics
5 9 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 9 (50.00%) Ansible
5 9 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (50.00%) Talend
5 9 (50.00%) Data Analytics
5 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (50.00%) Data Virtualisation
5 9 (50.00%) Pentaho
5 9 (50.00%) Azure
5 9 (50.00%) AWS
5 9 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (50.00%) Informatica
5 9 (50.00%) Oracle
5 9 (50.00%) Unix
5 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 9 (50.00%) Data Modelling

Bitbucket
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 12 (66.67%) Confluence
2 9 (50.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Power Platform
2 9 (50.00%) AWS
2 9 (50.00%) Azure
2 9 (50.00%) GCP
3 8 (44.44%) Tricentis Tosca
4 1 (5.56%) GitHub
4 1 (5.56%) npm
4 1 (5.56%) Trello
4 1 (5.56%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) MySQL
2 10 (55.56%) Power BI
3 9 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 9 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (50.00%) Pentaho
4 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (33.33%) Impala
6 1 (5.56%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (5.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) JIRA
2 9 (50.00%) GitLab
2 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (44.44%) Zephyr
4 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
5 4 (22.22%) PhpStorm
6 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 3 (16.67%) Selenium
7 2 (11.11%) JMeter
7 2 (11.11%) Postman
7 2 (11.11%) TestComplete
7 2 (11.11%) TestRail
8 1 (5.56%) Gradle
8 1 (5.56%) Maven
8 1 (5.56%) PHPUnit
8 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (22.22%) Public Sector
2 2 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Test Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) QA Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Manual Tester
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Laravel
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) Behat
2 1 (5.56%) GraphQL
2 1 (5.56%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) OAuth
2 1 (5.56%) OAuth2
2 1 (5.56%) React
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
2 1 (5.56%) Symfony
2 1 (5.56%) Vue.js
2 1 (5.56%) Vuetify.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Online Games
2 1 (5.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 11 (61.11%) Agile
3 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (50.00%) Analytics
4 9 (50.00%) CI/CD
4 9 (50.00%) Data Analytics
4 9 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (50.00%) Data Virtualisation
4 9 (50.00%) ETL
4 9 (50.00%) Scrum
5 8 (44.44%) Coaching
5 8 (44.44%) Data Migration
5 8 (44.44%) Data Reconciliation
5 8 (44.44%) Migration
5 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 6 (33.33%) Software Delivery
6 6 (33.33%) User Stories
7 5 (27.78%) DevOps
7 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 9 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Informatica
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
1 9 (50.00%) Talend
2 8 (44.44%) Denodo
3 1 (5.56%) Luciad
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft