Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 175 185
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 -
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 20 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.40% 0.52% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.12% 2.78% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 6
East of England median daily rate £500 £470 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -12.56% -
10th Percentile £415 £330 £413
90th Percentile £640 £676 £638
England median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +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 £51.25 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +16.48% +3.53% -

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 943 898 669
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.91% 18.53% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 546 414
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £311 £294 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 45 27
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29.11 £35.80 £30.75
90th Percentile £55.88 £63.75 £53.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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
Hertfordshire -3 11 £475 +1.06% 5
Essex - 6 £550 - 4
Cambridgeshire 0 3 - - 2
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (75.00%) JIRA
1 15 (75.00%) DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) Confluence
3 10 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) Python
6 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (30.00%) Coaching
7 5 (25.00%) SDLC
7 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Atlassian
7 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 5 (25.00%) LoadRunner
7 5 (25.00%) JMeter
7 5 (25.00%) Scrum
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
8 4 (20.00%) Maven
8 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Validation
8 4 (20.00%) .NET
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle
8 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 4 (20.00%) SOAP
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services

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 13 (65.00%) Confluence
2 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (20.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Junos
2 1 (5.00%) OpenFlow
2 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Impala
1 3 (15.00%) Pentaho
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (5.00%) GIS
3 1 (5.00%) Power BI
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) JIRA
2 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (25.00%) JMeter
3 5 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (20.00%) Maven
4 4 (20.00%) Selenium
4 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 4 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (15.00%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (15.00%) Subversion
6 2 (10.00%) ClearCase
7 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
7 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (5.00%) Checkstyle
7 1 (5.00%) Cobertura
7 1 (5.00%) CruiseControl
7 1 (5.00%) Gradle
7 1 (5.00%) Hudson
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (5.00%) JIRA Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Quality Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) SOAP
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) JSON
2 3 (15.00%) RESTful
2 3 (15.00%) wxPython
2 3 (15.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (5.00%) boto
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) Dojo
3 1 (5.00%) GWT
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Debian
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (75.00%) DevOps
2 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (30.00%) Coaching
4 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) SDLC
6 4 (20.00%) Kanban
6 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 4 (20.00%) Validation
7 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.00%) ETL
7 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) Scala
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) AWS Certification
2 3 (15.00%) ISEB
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) Ansible
3 1 (5.00%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (5.00%) Mesos
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Rancher
3 1 (5.00%) Terraform
3 1 (5.00%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Dynatrace
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) New Relic
3 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (10.00%) Splunk
3 2 (10.00%) webMethods
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Percona
4 1 (5.00%) Sonatype