Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 178 189
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 -
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 21 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.44% 0.43% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.44% 2.38% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 5
East of England median daily rate £494 £460 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.34% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £370 £325 £410
90th Percentile £840 £575 £638
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
East of England median hourly rate - £44.00 -
England median hourly rate £66.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +66.25% - -

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 862 839 688
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.09% 17.97% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 520 427
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £304 £275 £263
90th Percentile £600 £566 £508
England median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 51 30
East of England median hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.54% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £21.80 £35.00 £30.70
90th Percentile £57.56 £61.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 - 10 £481 - 1
Hertfordshire -6 6 £750 +59.57% 2
Cambridgeshire +3 5 £375 +7.14% 2
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 17 (80.95%) JIRA
2 16 (76.19%) Java
3 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (61.90%) DevOps
5 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (52.38%) Scrum
7 10 (47.62%) Confluence
8 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
8 9 (42.86%) Kanban
9 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
9 8 (38.10%) Atlassian
9 8 (38.10%) Selenium
9 8 (38.10%) SoapUI
9 8 (38.10%) TDD
9 8 (38.10%) Linux
10 7 (33.33%) Oracle
10 7 (33.33%) RESTful
10 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
10 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
11 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
11 6 (28.57%) SQL
11 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
11 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
12 5 (23.81%) SDLC
12 5 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
12 5 (23.81%) Subversion
12 5 (23.81%) Maven
12 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (23.81%) SOAP
12 5 (23.81%) 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 10 (47.62%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) GitHub
1 2 (9.52%) Slack
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
2 3 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (9.52%) Junos
3 2 (9.52%) OpenFlow
3 2 (9.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (19.05%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (19.05%) GIS
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) DB2
3 3 (14.29%) Impala
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (14.29%) Pentaho
4 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) JIRA
2 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 8 (38.10%) Selenium
2 8 (38.10%) SoapUI
3 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 5 (23.81%) Maven
4 5 (23.81%) Subversion
4 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
5 4 (19.05%) CruiseControl
5 4 (19.05%) FishEye
5 4 (19.05%) Hudson
5 4 (19.05%) JUnit
5 4 (19.05%) Zephyr
6 3 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (14.29%) Gradle
6 3 (14.29%) JMeter
6 3 (14.29%) LoadRunner
6 3 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (9.52%) Checkstyle
7 2 (9.52%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Python Developer
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) RESTful
2 5 (23.81%) SOAP
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 4 (19.05%) GWT
3 4 (19.05%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) HTML
4 2 (9.52%) Node.js
5 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE
5 1 (4.76%) Java EE
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware
5 1 (4.76%) Twisted
5 1 (4.76%) wxPython
5 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (9.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Solaris
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Debian
3 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.76%) VMS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) DevOps
3 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (52.38%) Scrum
5 9 (42.86%) Kanban
5 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 8 (38.10%) TDD
7 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 5 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (23.81%) Open Source
9 5 (23.81%) SDLC
10 4 (19.05%) Coaching
10 4 (19.05%) Issue Tracking
10 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
10 4 (19.05%) OO
10 4 (19.05%) Test Management
10 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
10 4 (19.05%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
4 4 (19.05%) C
4 4 (19.05%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) Scala
6 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.76%) AWS Certification
4 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.76%) MCPD
4 1 (4.76%) MCSD
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (19.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Kubernetes
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) Ansible
2 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (14.29%) Rancher
2 3 (14.29%) Terraform
3 2 (9.52%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (9.52%) Mesos
4 1 (4.76%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Atlassian
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Juniper
3 2 (9.52%) Sonatype
3 2 (9.52%) webMethods
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Percona