The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 382 532 617
Rank change year-on-year +150 +85  
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 213 91 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.49% 0.19% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.79% 1.19% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 58 14
Median daily rate £488 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £389 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £325
% change year-on-year - +30.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Bitbucket is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7643 7627 6850
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.71% 15.65% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5228 5322 4576
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 121 105
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +13.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

Bitbucket
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Bitbucket as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in England

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bitbucket in England

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bitbucket in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bitbucket in England

Bitbucket
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +50 113 £519 +3.75% 30
South East +66 42 £413 +4.76% 5
South West +19 20 £530 +6.00% 2
West Midlands +29 15 £550 +41.93% 6
East of England -1 11 £400 -23.80% 5
North West +25 7 £405 -10.00% 18
East Midlands - 4 £325 - 2
Yorkshire +25 1 £450 - 1
Bitbucket
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bitbucket also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 239 (58.87%) JIRA
2 216 (53.20%) Git (software)
3 215 (52.96%) Agile Software Development
4 170 (41.87%) Java
5 163 (40.15%) DevOps
6 153 (37.68%) Jenkins
6 153 (37.68%) Confluence
7 141 (34.73%) JavaScript
8 140 (34.48%) Linux
9 137 (33.74%) Amazon AWS
10 131 (32.27%) Continuous Integration
11 123 (30.30%) Docker
12 110 (27.09%) TDD
13 101 (24.88%) REST
14 99 (24.38%) HTML
15 96 (23.65%) Ansible
16 93 (22.91%) CSS
17 91 (22.41%) Maven
18 89 (21.92%) Atlassian
18 89 (21.92%) Puppet
19 87 (21.43%) Test Automation
20 84 (20.69%) Python
21 82 (20.20%) Finance
22 79 (19.46%) SQL
23 78 (19.21%) Scrum
24 75 (18.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
24 75 (18.47%) GitHub
25 74 (18.23%) BDD
26 73 (17.98%) AngularJS
27 71 (17.49%) MySQL

Bitbucket
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
1 153 (37.68%) Confluence
2 58 (14.29%) Apache
3 41 (10.10%) Tomcat
4 35 (8.62%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (5.17%) CMS
5 21 (5.17%) OpenStack
6 19 (4.68%) WebSphere
7 17 (4.19%) Cloud Foundry
7 17 (4.19%) nginx
8 14 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
9 13 (3.20%) JBoss
10 12 (2.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (1.72%) Apache Spark
11 7 (1.72%) WebLogic
12 6 (1.48%) Apache Qpid
12 6 (1.48%) Apache Solr
12 6 (1.48%) SharePoint
13 5 (1.23%) Mule
13 5 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.99%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (2.71%) HipChat
2 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.74%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 137 (33.74%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (18.47%) GitHub
3 53 (13.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (6.16%) AWS Lambda
5 23 (5.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (4.43%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (4.43%) Amazon S3
7 17 (4.19%) SaaS
8 16 (3.94%) OpenShift
9 14 (3.45%) PaaS
9 14 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 13 (3.20%) IaaS
11 11 (2.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 11 (2.71%) Amazon ELB
11 11 (2.71%) Heroku
12 8 (1.97%) Datadog
13 5 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (1.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 5 (1.23%) Sauce Labs
14 4 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 44 (10.84%) HTTP
2 21 (5.17%) DNS
3 14 (3.45%) SSL
4 12 (2.96%) LDAP
5 11 (2.71%) SSH
6 10 (2.46%) OpenLDAP
6 10 (2.46%) OpenVPN
7 8 (1.97%) AMQP
7 8 (1.97%) Firewall
7 8 (1.97%) SNMP
7 8 (1.97%) VPN
8 6 (1.48%) Internet
8 6 (1.48%) VoIP
8 6 (1.48%) Wireshark
9 4 (0.99%) Skype
10 3 (0.74%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.49%) Intranet
11 2 (0.49%) LAN
11 2 (0.49%) WAN
12 1 (0.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (17.49%) MySQL
2 58 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 51 (12.56%) MongoDB
4 42 (10.34%) SQL Server
5 32 (7.88%) NoSQL
6 27 (6.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 23 (5.67%) Redis
8 21 (5.17%) Oracle Database
9 19 (4.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 17 (4.19%) Big Data
11 16 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (3.69%) Amazon RDS
13 12 (2.96%) Relational Database
14 11 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (2.46%) Hadoop
16 6 (1.48%) MS Access
17 5 (1.23%) dBASE
17 5 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
17 5 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
17 5 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 239 (58.87%) JIRA
2 216 (53.20%) Git (software)
3 153 (37.68%) Jenkins
4 91 (22.41%) Maven
5 75 (18.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 63 (15.52%) Selenium
7 49 (12.07%) Gradle
8 41 (10.10%) Cucumber
9 39 (9.61%) TeamCity
10 36 (8.87%) Ant
11 35 (8.62%) gulp
12 34 (8.37%) JMeter
13 33 (8.13%) JUnit
14 32 (7.88%) Subversion
15 30 (7.39%) SonarQube
16 29 (7.14%) Grunt
17 28 (6.90%) WebDriver
18 27 (6.65%) Sonatype Nexus
19 25 (6.16%) Eclipse
20 20 (4.93%) Jasmine
General
1 82 (20.20%) Finance
2 42 (10.34%) Banking
3 14 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 14 (3.45%) Retail
4 10 (2.46%) Billing
4 10 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.22%) Front Office
6 7 (1.72%) Games
7 6 (1.48%) Corporate Banking
7 6 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.23%) Marketing
9 4 (0.99%) Electronics
9 4 (0.99%) Legal
9 4 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.99%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.49%) Back Office
10 2 (0.49%) Hungarian Language
11 1 (0.25%) Automotive
11 1 (0.25%) Local Government
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 175 (43.10%) Developer
2 68 (16.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 61 (15.02%) Java Developer
4 46 (11.33%) Architect
5 37 (9.11%) AWS Engineer
6 26 (6.40%) AWS DevOps
7 25 (6.16%) Full Stack Developer
8 24 (5.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 22 (5.42%) Angular Developer
10 19 (4.68%) Linux Engineer
11 18 (4.43%) Cloud Architect
12 17 (4.19%) AWS Architect
12 17 (4.19%) Senior Developer
13 15 (3.69%) Cloud Engineer
13 15 (3.69%) Python Developer
14 14 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
15 12 (2.96%) Consultant
16 11 (2.71%) .NET Developer
16 11 (2.71%) Automation Engineer
16 11 (2.71%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (24.88%) REST
2 99 (24.38%) HTML
3 93 (22.91%) CSS
4 73 (17.98%) AngularJS
5 70 (17.24%) Spring
6 64 (15.76%) SOAP
7 57 (14.04%) JSON
8 56 (13.79%) Web Services
9 54 (13.30%) jQuery
10 51 (12.56%) HTML5
10 51 (12.56%) XML
11 49 (12.07%) Node.js
12 45 (11.08%) .NET
13 37 (9.11%) Elastic Stack
13 37 (9.11%) RESTful
14 30 (7.39%) Spring Boot
15 25 (6.16%) CSS3
16 23 (5.67%) React
17 21 (5.17%) J2EE
18 20 (4.93%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.62%) Computer Science
2 23 (5.67%) User Experience
3 19 (4.68%) Mobile App
4 18 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.43%) Client/Server
5 17 (4.19%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (3.94%) PKI
7 13 (3.20%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (2.96%) Cloud Native
9 11 (2.71%) Fintech
10 9 (2.22%) Data Centre
11 8 (1.97%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.72%) PMI
12 7 (1.72%) W3C
13 6 (1.48%) iPad
14 5 (1.23%) Animation
14 5 (1.23%) Blackberry
14 5 (1.23%) Online Games
15 4 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
15 4 (0.99%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 140 (34.48%) Linux
2 40 (9.85%) Windows
3 39 (9.61%) Unix
4 25 (6.16%) CentOS
5 22 (5.42%) Apple iOS
6 20 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (3.94%) Ubuntu
8 15 (3.69%) Android
9 9 (2.22%) Mac OS X
10 8 (1.97%) CoreOS
11 6 (1.48%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (1.48%) Windows Server
12 4 (0.99%) Solaris
12 4 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.74%) RancherOS
14 1 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (52.96%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (40.15%) DevOps
3 131 (32.27%) Continuous Integration
4 110 (27.09%) TDD
5 87 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 78 (19.21%) Scrum
7 74 (18.23%) BDD
8 62 (15.27%) Continuous Delivery
9 57 (14.04%) Configuration Management
10 48 (11.82%) OO
11 47 (11.58%) Open Source
12 45 (11.08%) Microservices
13 37 (9.11%) Unit Testing
14 34 (8.37%) Project Management
15 32 (7.88%) MVC
15 32 (7.88%) Web Development
16 27 (6.65%) Front End Development
17 26 (6.40%) SOA
18 24 (5.91%) API Development
19 22 (5.42%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 170 (41.87%) Java
2 141 (34.73%) JavaScript
3 84 (20.69%) Python
4 79 (19.46%) SQL
5 47 (11.58%) Ruby
6 41 (10.10%) Groovy
7 38 (9.36%) Bash Shell
8 35 (8.62%) C#
9 24 (5.91%) C++
10 18 (4.43%) Apple Swift
10 18 (4.43%) PL/SQL
10 18 (4.43%) TypeScript
11 17 (4.19%) Perl
11 17 (4.19%) PHP
11 17 (4.19%) Shell Script
12 16 (3.94%) Scala
13 9 (2.22%) Go
13 9 (2.22%) Objective-C
13 9 (2.22%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.72%) ES6
Qualifications
1 60 (14.78%) Security Cleared
2 47 (11.58%) SC Cleared
3 39 (9.61%) Degree
4 17 (4.19%) DV Cleared
5 14 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.46%) Chartered Engineer
6 10 (2.46%) CITP
6 10 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (2.46%) MBCS
6 10 (2.46%) PMI Certification
6 10 (2.46%) PMP
7 4 (0.99%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.49%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.49%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.88%) QA
2 3 (0.74%) COBIT
3 2 (0.49%) GCP
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 123 (30.30%) Docker
2 14 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (2.46%) Postfix
4 10 (2.46%) Squid
4 10 (2.46%) vCloud
5 8 (1.97%) Varnish
6 5 (1.23%) KVM
7 3 (0.74%) etcd
7 3 (0.74%) flannel
8 2 (0.49%) LXC
9 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 96 (23.65%) Ansible
2 89 (21.92%) Puppet
3 52 (12.81%) Terraform
4 50 (12.32%) Kubernetes
5 31 (7.64%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (6.16%) ZABBIX
7 24 (5.91%) Rsyslog
8 21 (5.17%) Consul
9 19 (4.68%) Kibana
10 18 (4.43%) logstash
11 17 (4.19%) Docker Swarm
12 16 (3.94%) Rancher
12 16 (3.94%) Sysdig
13 14 (3.45%) Pingdom
14 13 (3.20%) yum
15 12 (2.96%) BladeLogic
16 10 (2.46%) Graphite
16 10 (2.46%) Packer
17 9 (2.22%) Grafana
17 9 (2.22%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 89 (21.92%) Atlassian
2 67 (16.50%) Oracle
3 36 (8.87%) VMware
4 29 (7.14%) AppDynamics
5 20 (4.93%) HP
5 20 (4.93%) Sonatype
5 20 (4.93%) Splunk
6 17 (4.19%) Red Hat
6 17 (4.19%) Sitecore
7 15 (3.69%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (3.45%) Microsoft
9 12 (2.96%) PagerDuty
10 11 (2.71%) Apigee
10 11 (2.71%) Google
11 10 (2.46%) MuleSoft
12 8 (1.97%) CA
12 8 (1.97%) hybris
12 8 (1.97%) SAP
13 7 (1.72%) Apple
13 7 (1.72%) BMC
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: £400
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago