Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 4 April 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 > London
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 298 282 425
Rank change year-on-year -16 +143 -18
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 173 386 231
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.69% 0.91% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.48% 4.12% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 272 163
Median daily rate £500 £548 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.68% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £410 £413 £333
90th Percentile £625 £656 £665
England median daily rate £500 £505 £488
% change year-on-year -0.99% +3.59% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £38.25 - £61.25

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 4,970 9,358 9,429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.74% 22.00% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,462 6,828 7,180
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £375 £370 £358
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 51 23
Median hourly rate £48.50 £36.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.72% -22.58% +4.49%
10th Percentile £35.00 £23.25 £31.00
90th Percentile £78.75 £53.75 £165.00
Median hourly rate £42.00 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -2.33% -4.44% +9.76%

Bitbucket
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in London

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Bitbucket in London

Bitbucket
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bitbucket in London over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Bitbucket in London

Bitbucket
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bitbucket within the London region over the 6 months to 4 April 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
Central London +79 23 £500 -9.09% 18
East London +20 9 £498 -5.24% 3
South London +15 4 £470 -21.67% 4
West London +29 1 £525 - 5
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 4 April 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 London region with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 102 (58.96%) Git (software)
2 95 (54.91%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (50.29%) DevOps
4 84 (48.55%) Java
5 70 (40.46%) Jenkins
6 69 (39.88%) JIRA
7 54 (31.21%) Confluence
8 53 (30.64%) Docker
9 50 (28.90%) JavaScript
10 46 (26.59%) Python
10 46 (26.59%) Scrum
11 45 (26.01%) RESTful
12 44 (25.43%) SQL
13 42 (24.28%) Microservices
14 40 (23.12%) Ansible
14 40 (23.12%) Test Automation
14 40 (23.12%) Finance
15 37 (21.39%) Linux
15 37 (21.39%) Node.js
16 35 (20.23%) AWS
16 35 (20.23%) Terraform
17 34 (19.65%) Configuration Management
17 34 (19.65%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (16.18%) Spring
18 28 (16.18%) Azure
19 27 (15.61%) Security Cleared
20 26 (15.03%) Banking
20 26 (15.03%) TDD
20 26 (15.03%) QA
21 25 (14.45%) HTML

Bitbucket
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 54 (31.21%) Confluence
2 9 (5.20%) Apache
2 9 (5.20%) WebLogic
3 8 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (4.05%) JBoss
5 5 (2.89%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.31%) CMS
6 4 (2.31%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.31%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.73%) Apache Airflow
7 3 (1.73%) Jupyter
7 3 (1.73%) nginx
8 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Fuse
8 2 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.58%) Drupal
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 35 (20.23%) AWS
2 28 (16.18%) Azure
3 23 (13.29%) GitHub
4 15 (8.67%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (6.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (6.36%) Amazon S3
7 9 (5.20%) Amazon SQS
7 9 (5.20%) OpenShift
8 7 (4.05%) GCP
9 6 (3.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (2.89%) AWS CodePipeline
10 5 (2.89%) CloudFront
10 5 (2.89%) Serverless
11 4 (2.31%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (2.31%) PaaS
12 3 (1.73%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (1.73%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (1.73%) IaaS
12 3 (1.73%) Route 53
13 2 (1.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.62%) HTTP
2 6 (3.47%) SSL
3 4 (2.31%) DNS
3 4 (2.31%) Firewall
3 4 (2.31%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.31%) VPN
4 3 (1.73%) FTP
5 1 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.78%) MongoDB
2 10 (5.78%) NoSQL
3 8 (4.62%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (4.05%) Big Data
5 6 (3.47%) MySQL
6 5 (2.89%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.31%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.31%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.73%) Redis
8 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.58%) HBase
Development Applications
1 102 (58.96%) Git (software)
2 70 (40.46%) Jenkins
3 69 (39.88%) JIRA
4 25 (14.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 23 (13.29%) Maven
6 22 (12.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (11.56%) JUnit
8 17 (9.83%) Selenium
9 16 (9.25%) Cucumber
10 14 (8.09%) Subversion
11 12 (6.94%) SonarQube
12 11 (6.36%) GitLab
12 11 (6.36%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (5.20%) SoapUI
13 9 (5.20%) TeamCity
14 8 (4.62%) Bitbucket Server
14 8 (4.62%) Gatling
14 8 (4.62%) Jasmine
14 8 (4.62%) Mercurial
15 7 (4.05%) REST Assured
General
1 40 (23.12%) Finance
2 26 (15.03%) Banking
3 11 (6.36%) Investment Banking
4 8 (4.62%) Public Sector
5 6 (3.47%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.89%) Publishing
7 4 (2.31%) Games
7 4 (2.31%) Marketing
8 3 (1.73%) Law
9 2 (1.16%) Advertising
9 2 (1.16%) Front Office
9 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.58%) Electronics
10 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 86 (49.71%) Developer
2 40 (23.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 38 (21.97%) Java Developer
4 12 (6.94%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (5.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (5.20%) Azure Engineer
6 9 (5.20%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (4.62%) Azure DevOps
7 8 (4.62%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 8 (4.62%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.05%) AWS DevOps
8 7 (4.05%) AWS Engineer
8 7 (4.05%) Backend Developer
8 7 (4.05%) Senior DevOps
8 7 (4.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) QA Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) React Developer
9 6 (3.47%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (26.01%) RESTful
2 37 (21.39%) Node.js
3 28 (16.18%) Spring
4 25 (14.45%) AngularJS
4 25 (14.45%) HTML
4 25 (14.45%) React
5 21 (12.14%) HTML5
5 21 (12.14%) Redux
5 21 (12.14%) Web Services
6 19 (10.98%) CSS
6 19 (10.98%) jQuery
7 18 (10.40%) Spring Boot
8 17 (9.83%) REST
9 12 (6.94%) CSS3
9 12 (6.94%) React Native
10 11 (6.36%) .NET
10 11 (6.36%) J2EE
11 10 (5.78%) JSON
11 10 (5.78%) SOAP
11 10 (5.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.20%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.05%) User Experience
4 5 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.89%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.31%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.31%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (1.73%) Clustering
7 2 (1.16%) DataPower
7 2 (1.16%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.16%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.16%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.16%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.39%) Linux
2 12 (6.94%) Windows
3 9 (5.20%) Android
4 8 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (4.62%) Unix
5 7 (4.05%) Ubuntu
6 6 (3.47%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.47%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.31%) CentOS
8 1 (0.58%) VMS
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (54.91%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (50.29%) DevOps
3 46 (26.59%) Scrum
4 42 (24.28%) Microservices
5 40 (23.12%) Test Automation
6 34 (19.65%) Configuration Management
6 34 (19.65%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (15.03%) TDD
8 25 (14.45%) Infrastructure as Code
9 23 (13.29%) Open Source
10 21 (12.14%) Unit Testing
11 20 (11.56%) BDD
12 19 (10.98%) Process Improvement
13 18 (10.40%) Test Strategy
14 15 (8.67%) Kanban
15 13 (7.51%) Front End Development
15 13 (7.51%) SDLC
16 12 (6.94%) Continuous Delivery
16 12 (6.94%) Release Management
16 12 (6.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 84 (48.55%) Java
2 50 (28.90%) JavaScript
3 46 (26.59%) Python
4 44 (25.43%) SQL
5 22 (12.72%) PowerShell
6 19 (10.98%) Bash Shell
7 18 (10.40%) C#
8 17 (9.83%) ES6
9 16 (9.25%) PL/SQL
10 12 (6.94%) Groovy
10 12 (6.94%) Java 8
11 10 (5.78%) Scala
12 8 (4.62%) Perl
12 8 (4.62%) PHP
13 7 (4.05%) T-SQL
14 6 (3.47%) C++
14 6 (3.47%) Haskell
14 6 (3.47%) Ruby
14 6 (3.47%) Shell Script
15 5 (2.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (15.61%) Security Cleared
2 23 (13.29%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.78%) Degree
4 8 (4.62%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.89%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (2.31%) AWS Certification
6 4 (2.31%) ISEB
6 4 (2.31%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.31%) SANS
7 2 (1.16%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.16%) OCP
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.58%) MCP
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.03%) QA
2 4 (2.31%) NIST
3 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.58%) WCAG
System Software
1 53 (30.64%) Docker
2 7 (4.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.58%) HDFS
4 1 (0.58%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 40 (23.12%) Ansible
2 35 (20.23%) Terraform
3 21 (12.14%) Kubernetes
3 21 (12.14%) Puppet
4 13 (7.51%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (4.05%) Packer
6 5 (2.89%) Grafana
7 3 (1.73%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.73%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (1.16%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.16%) Kibana
8 2 (1.16%) Rancher
9 1 (0.58%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.58%) Icinga
9 1 (0.58%) Mesos
9 1 (0.58%) Oozie
9 1 (0.58%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 23 (13.29%) Oracle
2 20 (11.56%) Atlassian
3 9 (5.20%) Red Hat
3 9 (5.20%) Splunk
4 8 (4.62%) BEA
4 8 (4.62%) webMethods
5 6 (3.47%) Google
6 4 (2.31%) IBM
6 4 (2.31%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.73%) Birst
7 3 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.73%) Sybase
7 3 (1.73%) Tableau
7 3 (1.73%) VMware
8 2 (1.16%) Foundry
8 2 (1.16%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.16%) Palantir
8 2 (1.16%) Perforce
8 2 (1.16%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.58%) DevExpress