Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 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
England > East of England
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 171 184
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 -
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 32 30 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.64% 0.59% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.09% 3.17% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 3
East of England median daily rate £475 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £376 £330 £295
90th Percentile £607 £643 £575
England median daily rate £500 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
East of England median hourly rate £50.00 £44.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £49.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.01% +16.47% -

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 1,034 947 669
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.77% 18.71% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 581 398
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.04% +2.13%
10th Percentile £304 £306 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £530
England median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 41 39
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +7.41% +1.25%
10th Percentile £30.16 £36.25 £32.35
90th Percentile £52.50 £63.75 £52.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.88%

Bitbucket
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Bitbucket as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bitbucket in the East of England

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bitbucket in the East of England over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 10 December 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
Essex - 19 £444 - 2
Hertfordshire -3 9 £475 +8.57% 4
Cambridgeshire +5 3 - - 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 27 (84.38%) JIRA
2 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (68.75%) Confluence
4 19 (59.38%) SQL
5 16 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 15 (46.88%) Oracle
6 15 (46.88%) DevOps
7 14 (43.75%) Coaching
7 14 (43.75%) Test Strategy
7 14 (43.75%) SDLC
7 14 (43.75%) Linux
7 14 (43.75%) Scrum
7 14 (43.75%) Software Testing
8 13 (40.63%) Selenium
8 13 (40.63%) Performance Testing
8 13 (40.63%) Test Scripting
8 13 (40.63%) Java
8 13 (40.63%) LoadRunner
8 13 (40.63%) JMeter
8 13 (40.63%) User Stories
9 12 (37.50%) Test Planning
9 12 (37.50%) Mentoring
9 12 (37.50%) Impala
9 12 (37.50%) Data Quality
9 12 (37.50%) Functional Testing
9 12 (37.50%) SoapUI
9 12 (37.50%) Data Engineering
9 12 (37.50%) Acceptance Criteria
9 12 (37.50%) ETL
9 12 (37.50%) Integration Testing

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 22 (68.75%) Confluence
2 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.25%) GitHub
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) Junos
3 1 (3.13%) OpenFlow
3 1 (3.13%) SSL
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) Impala
1 12 (37.50%) Pentaho
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) Power BI
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (84.38%) JIRA
2 13 (40.63%) JMeter
2 13 (40.63%) LoadRunner
2 13 (40.63%) Selenium
3 12 (37.50%) SoapUI
4 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (15.63%) Maven
5 5 (15.63%) Subversion
6 4 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (12.50%) TeamCity
7 3 (9.38%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (6.25%) Ant
8 2 (6.25%) ClearCase
8 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
8 2 (6.25%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.13%) Cobertura
9 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Tester
2 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) QA Tester
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) AWS Architect
6 2 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Digital Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Java Scala Developer
7 1 (3.13%) JIRA Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Linux Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) J2EE
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
3 4 (12.50%) SOAP
4 3 (9.38%) Middleware
4 3 (9.38%) wxPython
5 2 (6.25%) JSON
5 2 (6.25%) Node.js
5 2 (6.25%) REST
5 2 (6.25%) RESTful
5 2 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.13%) Django
6 1 (3.13%) Dojo
6 1 (3.13%) GWT
6 1 (3.13%) LAMP
6 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.13%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Debian
3 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
3 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 15 (46.88%) DevOps
4 14 (43.75%) Coaching
4 14 (43.75%) Scrum
4 14 (43.75%) SDLC
4 14 (43.75%) Software Testing
4 14 (43.75%) Test Strategy
5 13 (40.63%) Performance Testing
5 13 (40.63%) Test Scripting
5 13 (40.63%) User Stories
6 12 (37.50%) Acceptance Criteria
6 12 (37.50%) Data Integration
6 12 (37.50%) ETL
6 12 (37.50%) Functional Testing
6 12 (37.50%) Integration Testing
6 12 (37.50%) Kanban
6 12 (37.50%) Mentoring
6 12 (37.50%) Test Planning
6 12 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) Java
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.25%) C
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) Scala
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) ISEB
1 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
2 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) AWS Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CISSP
5 1 (3.13%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) GIAC
5 1 (3.13%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.13%) SANS
5 1 (3.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) Data Quality
1 12 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Ansible
2 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
2 3 (9.38%) Puppet
3 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.13%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (3.13%) Mesos
4 1 (3.13%) Rancher
4 1 (3.13%) Salt
4 1 (3.13%) Terraform
4 1 (3.13%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Atlassian
3 3 (9.38%) BEA
3 3 (9.38%) webMethods
4 2 (6.25%) Dynatrace
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) New Relic
4 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.25%) Splunk
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) Sonatype