Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 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
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 164 181
Rank change year-on-year +65 +17 +6
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 19 18 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.99% 0.42% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.11% 2.11% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 14
Median daily rate £475 £450 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -6.49% +4.62%
10th Percentile £306 £409 £378
90th Percentile £488 £541 £820
England median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.71 - £66.50

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 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 372 852 859
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.41% 19.96% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 463 538
Median daily rate £466 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.61% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £300
90th Percentile £600 £600 £600
England median daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 34 25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.22 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.48% +20.57% -8.54%
10th Percentile £23.35 £21.25 £21.80
90th Percentile £57.50 £50.00 £57.56
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.92 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.38% +5.68% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bitbucket in the East of England over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

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 14 July 2020. 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
Cambridgeshire +30 8 £475 +5.56%
Hertfordshire +43 7 £313 -42.92% 1
Essex +33 4 £475 +5.56%
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 14 (73.68%) JIRA
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Docker
3 10 (52.63%) Kubernetes
3 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
3 10 (52.63%) Confluence
3 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) PHP
6 7 (36.84%) Ansible
6 7 (36.84%) Vagrant
6 7 (36.84%) Terraform
7 6 (31.58%) Packer
7 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
7 6 (31.58%) Puppet
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) MySQL
7 6 (31.58%) Python
8 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) AWS
8 5 (26.32%) Microservices
9 4 (21.05%) .NET Core
9 4 (21.05%) SaaS
9 4 (21.05%) Node.js
9 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
9 4 (21.05%) Web Services
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle

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 10 (52.63%) Confluence
2 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) AWS
2 4 (21.05%) SaaS
3 3 (15.79%) GitHub
4 1 (5.26%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) InfluxDB
2 1 (5.26%) MariaDB
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) JIRA
2 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
3 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
4 7 (36.84%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (5.26%) ProC
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.26%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) PHP Developer
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Cloud Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Release Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Developer
5 2 (10.53%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Polyglot Developer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
1 4 (21.05%) .NET Core
1 4 (21.05%) Node.js
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) J2EE
2 2 (10.53%) Laravel
3 1 (5.26%) LAMP
3 1 (5.26%) Vue.js
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Microservices
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Release Management
5 2 (10.53%) Demand Management
6 1 (5.26%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Data Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Sprint Retrospective
6 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) PHP
4 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
4 6 (31.58%) Python
5 4 (21.05%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Java
7 1 (5.26%) C
7 1 (5.26%) Java 8
7 1 (5.26%) Scala
7 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) GxP
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Kubernetes
2 7 (36.84%) Ansible
2 7 (36.84%) Terraform
3 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (31.58%) Packer
3 6 (31.58%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) BEA
2 3 (15.79%) webMethods
3 1 (5.26%) Zend