Period
to 27 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Bitbucket Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bitbucket Server over the 6 months to 27 May 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 Server (formerly Stash)
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 556 747 617
Rank change year-on-year +191 -130 +50
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket Server 40 77 250
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.095% 0.093% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.52% 0.45% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 45 128
Median daily rate £450 £450 £464
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.96% +3.06%
10th Percentile £316 £378 £350
90th Percentile £636 £663 £650
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £461
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 12
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
UK median hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Bitbucket Server 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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7,718 17,110 18,086
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.31% 20.64% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,083 11,463 12,522
Median daily rate £500 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +9.83%
10th Percentile £332 £342 £319
90th Percentile £675 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +3.16% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 258 203
Median hourly rate £38.50 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.49% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £21.25 £21.95 £31.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £55.00 £67.25
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -3.49% +1.18% -

Bitbucket Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket Server in England

Bitbucket Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Bitbucket Server in England.

Daily rate trend for Bitbucket Server in England

Bitbucket Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bitbucket Server in England over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Bitbucket Server in England

Bitbucket Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Bitbucket Server in England.

Hourly rate trend for Bitbucket Server in England

Bitbucket Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bitbucket Server within the England region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
London +151 14 £515 -4.19%
North of England +106 11 £450 -10.00%
North West +58 8 £360 -28.00%
South West +50 8 £450 +2.86% 1
South East +127 4 £410 +1.23%
Yorkshire +66 3 £675 -
Midlands +70 2 £388 -4.32%
East Midlands +41 2 £388 -3.73%
Bitbucket Server
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Bitbucket Server 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 England region with a requirement for Bitbucket Server.

1 30 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 30 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 28 (70.00%) Java
3 26 (65.00%) AWS
3 26 (65.00%) Jenkins
4 22 (55.00%) Test Automation
4 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (47.50%) Docker
5 19 (47.50%) DevOps
6 18 (45.00%) TeamCity
7 17 (42.50%) Unix
7 17 (42.50%) Linux
7 17 (42.50%) Configuration Management
8 16 (40.00%) Python
8 16 (40.00%) Maven
8 16 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (37.50%) NoSQL
9 15 (37.50%) JUnit
10 14 (35.00%) Bash Shell
11 13 (32.50%) Puppet
11 13 (32.50%) Gradle
11 13 (32.50%) DNS
11 13 (32.50%) Scrum
11 13 (32.50%) JIRA
12 12 (30.00%) Load Balancing
12 12 (30.00%) QA
12 12 (30.00%) HTTP
12 12 (30.00%) RDBMS
12 12 (30.00%) GitHub
12 12 (30.00%) Relational Database

Bitbucket Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (10.00%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) JBoss
2 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) PlantUML
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (65.00%) AWS
2 12 (30.00%) Coveralls
2 12 (30.00%) GitHub
3 8 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (17.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (15.00%) SaaS
6 5 (12.50%) AWS CloudTrail
6 5 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (10.00%) Serverless
8 3 (7.50%) Amazon Cognito
8 3 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (7.50%) Amazon S3
8 3 (7.50%) npm
9 2 (5.00%) BrowserStack
10 1 (2.50%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) DNS
2 12 (30.00%) HTTP
3 4 (10.00%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) Skype
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 12 (30.00%) RDBMS
2 12 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.50%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (7.50%) Big Data
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.00%) MySQL
5 2 (5.00%) OrientDB
5 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 30 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 26 (65.00%) Jenkins
3 18 (45.00%) TeamCity
4 16 (40.00%) Maven
5 15 (37.50%) JUnit
6 13 (32.50%) Gradle
6 13 (32.50%) JIRA
7 12 (30.00%) SonarQube
8 10 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 10 (25.00%) Selenium
9 6 (15.00%) Bitbucket
9 6 (15.00%) Hudson
9 6 (15.00%) IntelliJ
10 5 (12.50%) Eclipse
11 3 (7.50%) Ant
11 3 (7.50%) GitLab
11 3 (7.50%) JBehave
11 3 (7.50%) JMeter
11 3 (7.50%) Protractor
11 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
3 5 (12.50%) Legal
4 4 (10.00%) Public Sector
5 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) AWS Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 5 (12.50%) Tester
4 4 (10.00%) AWS Architect
4 4 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Developer in Test
5 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Lead DevOps
6 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Security Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) AngularJS
1 7 (17.50%) Web Services
2 6 (15.00%) REST
3 5 (12.50%) Spring
4 4 (10.00%) .NET
5 3 (7.50%) jBPM
5 3 (7.50%) Spring Boot
5 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.00%) CSS
6 2 (5.00%) Django
6 2 (5.00%) HTML
6 2 (5.00%) Java EE
6 2 (5.00%) jQuery
6 2 (5.00%) NancyFx
7 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.50%) JSON
7 1 (2.50%) LDAP
7 1 (2.50%) Node.js
7 1 (2.50%) RESTful
7 1 (2.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
1 17 (42.50%) Unix
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) CentOS
3 1 (2.50%) FreeRTOS
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) ThreadX
3 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (55.00%) Test Automation
3 19 (47.50%) DevOps
4 17 (42.50%) Configuration Management
5 13 (32.50%) Scrum
6 12 (30.00%) Load Balancing
7 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 8 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (17.50%) Test Management
9 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Automation
9 6 (15.00%) TDD
10 5 (12.50%) Open Source
11 4 (10.00%) BDD
11 4 (10.00%) Blue-Green Deployment
11 4 (10.00%) Canary Deployment
11 4 (10.00%) Kanban
11 4 (10.00%) Performance Testing
11 4 (10.00%) SDLC
12 3 (7.50%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) Java
2 16 (40.00%) Python
3 14 (35.00%) Bash Shell
4 11 (27.50%) SQL
5 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.00%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) Groovy
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Java 8
7 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) AWS Certification
4 3 (7.50%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (7.50%) CISM
4 3 (7.50%) CISSP
4 3 (7.50%) CRISC
4 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) GDPR
3 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Firmware
2 1 (2.50%) iptables
2 1 (2.50%) KVM
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (32.50%) Puppet
3 9 (22.50%) Terraform
4 4 (10.00%) Ansible
4 4 (10.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.50%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Infragistics
4 1 (2.50%) VMware