Period
to 22 April 2021

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 22 April 2021 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
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 259 297 281
Rank change year-on-year +38 -16 +167
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 200 161 393
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.90% 0.70% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.86% 3.48% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 107 261
10th Percentile £413 £413 £415
25th Percentile £463 £450 £481
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £550
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% -
75th Percentile £669 £584 £625
90th Percentile £725 £638 £675
England median daily rate £517 £500 £503
% change year-on-year +3.40% -0.50% +3.08%

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 4,113 4,633 9,107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.48% 20.05% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,899 3,374 6,633
10th Percentile £363 £375 £364
25th Percentile £431 £438 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £525
75th Percentile £615 £613 £600
90th Percentile £688 £688 £675
England median daily rate £490 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -2.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 39 37
10th Percentile £37.05 £32.70 £21.85
25th Percentile £52.75 £44.63 £31.50
Median hourly rate £65.00 £54.00 £36.67
Median % change year-on-year +20.37% +47.26% -18.51%
75th Percentile £68.00 £67.52 £52.50
90th Percentile £68.36 £78.75 £54.85
England median hourly rate £47.47 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -0.06% +5.56% +5.88%

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 22 April 2021.

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 22 April 2021. 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 +46 24 £483 -3.50% 15
South London +44 2 £481 +2.39% 2
East London +19 1 £405 -18.59% 11
North London - 1 £488 -
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2021, 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.

1 115 (57.50%) DevOps
2 97 (48.50%) Git (software)
3 94 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (47.00%) JIRA
4 81 (40.50%) Jenkins
5 80 (40.00%) Java
6 70 (35.00%) Python
7 60 (30.00%) Finance
8 59 (29.50%) Ansible
9 56 (28.00%) Banking
10 48 (24.00%) Artifactory
11 45 (22.50%) SQL
11 45 (22.50%) Linux
12 43 (21.50%) AWS
13 41 (20.50%) Confluence
14 40 (20.00%) Test Automation
14 40 (20.00%) Scrum
15 36 (18.00%) Docker
16 35 (17.50%) C#
17 34 (17.00%) Investment Banking
17 34 (17.00%) Azure
18 33 (16.50%) GitHub
18 33 (16.50%) Continuous Delivery
19 31 (15.50%) Software Engineering
20 30 (15.00%) Windows
21 29 (14.50%) Low Latency
22 28 (14.00%) Microservices
22 28 (14.00%) C++
22 28 (14.00%) Multithreading
23 26 (13.00%) SQL Server

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 41 (20.50%) Confluence
2 23 (11.50%) Apache
3 9 (4.50%) Oracle Coherence
4 8 (4.00%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.50%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.50%) SAS
7 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Fuse
8 1 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.50%) IIS
8 1 (0.50%) Jetty
8 1 (0.50%) MTS
8 1 (0.50%) nginx
8 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.50%) Figma
Business Applications
1 9 (4.50%) Summit
2 3 (1.50%) Sentinel
3 2 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.00%) Salerio
3 2 (1.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 43 (21.50%) AWS
2 34 (17.00%) Azure
3 33 (16.50%) GitHub
4 15 (7.50%) GCP
5 12 (6.00%) IaaS
5 12 (6.00%) SaaS
6 8 (4.00%) OpenShift
7 7 (3.50%) npm
7 7 (3.50%) PaaS
7 7 (3.50%) Serverless
8 6 (3.00%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (2.50%) Datadog
9 5 (2.50%) Slack
10 4 (2.00%) Amazon ECS
10 4 (2.00%) Amazon EKS
10 4 (2.00%) NuGet
10 4 (2.00%) Yarn
11 3 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (1.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.50%) DNS
2 3 (1.50%) Firewall
2 3 (1.50%) SSL
3 2 (1.00%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.50%) DHCP
4 1 (0.50%) DMZ
4 1 (0.50%) HTTP
4 1 (0.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.50%) VLAN
4 1 (0.50%) VPN
4 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.00%) Apache Ignite
3 18 (9.00%) NoSQL
4 14 (7.00%) Hadoop
5 10 (5.00%) Apache Hive
5 10 (5.00%) Big Data
5 10 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.50%) HBase
6 9 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (3.50%) MySQL
9 5 (2.50%) OLTP
10 4 (2.00%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.50%) Pentaho
11 3 (1.50%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.50%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 97 (48.50%) Git (software)
2 94 (47.00%) JIRA
3 81 (40.50%) Jenkins
4 48 (24.00%) Artifactory
5 21 (10.50%) GitLab
5 21 (10.50%) TeamCity
6 19 (9.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 19 (9.50%) Maven
7 11 (5.50%) SonarQube
8 9 (4.50%) Visual Studio
9 8 (4.00%) Gradle
9 8 (4.00%) IntelliJ
9 8 (4.00%) JUnit
9 8 (4.00%) Selenium
10 5 (2.50%) Gerrit
11 4 (2.00%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.00%) git-flow
11 4 (2.00%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.50%) Travis CI
12 3 (1.50%) WebDriver
General
1 60 (30.00%) Finance
2 56 (28.00%) Banking
3 34 (17.00%) Investment Banking
4 26 (13.00%) Front Office
5 12 (6.00%) Back Office
6 7 (3.50%) Public Sector
6 7 (3.50%) Retail
7 6 (3.00%) Prime Brokerage
7 6 (3.00%) Private Banking
7 6 (3.00%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
8 5 (2.50%) French Language
8 5 (2.50%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.50%) Games
10 2 (1.00%) Advertising
10 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.00%) Legal
10 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.50%) Electronics
11 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.50%) Police
Job Titles
1 81 (40.50%) Developer
2 33 (16.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (8.00%) C++ Developer
3 16 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 14 (7.00%) C# Developer
5 13 (6.50%) SQL Developer
6 12 (6.00%) Architect
6 12 (6.00%) C++/C# Developer
6 12 (6.00%) Consultant
7 11 (5.50%) Java Consultant
7 11 (5.50%) Risk Consultant
7 11 (5.50%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (5.50%) Senior Java Consultant
7 11 (5.50%) Summit Developer
8 9 (4.50%) Azure Engineer
8 9 (4.50%) Python Developer
8 9 (4.50%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 8 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (3.50%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.00%) .NET
2 21 (10.50%) FIX Protocol
3 20 (10.00%) Kafka
4 18 (9.00%) Node.js
5 12 (6.00%) CSS
5 12 (6.00%) XML
6 11 (5.50%) REST
6 11 (5.50%) Web Services
7 10 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 10 (5.00%) React
8 9 (4.50%) HTML
9 8 (4.00%) Spring
9 8 (4.00%) YAML
10 7 (3.50%) Elastic Stack
10 7 (3.50%) JSON
11 6 (3.00%) .NET Core
11 6 (3.00%) .NET Framework
11 6 (3.00%) Anaconda
11 6 (3.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (3.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.50%) Derivative
2 20 (10.00%) Equities
3 19 (9.50%) SWIFT
4 14 (7.00%) Fixed Income
5 12 (6.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (5.50%) Cloud Native
7 9 (4.50%) Public Cloud
8 8 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (4.00%) User Experience
9 7 (3.50%) N-Tier
9 7 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (2.50%) Algorithms
11 5 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (2.00%) Analytical Mindset
12 4 (2.00%) Data Centre
12 4 (2.00%) Mobile App
13 3 (1.50%) Private Cloud
13 3 (1.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (22.50%) Linux
2 30 (15.00%) Windows
3 24 (12.00%) Unix
4 9 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (3.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.50%) Android
6 3 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.50%) CentOS
6 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) AIX
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.50%) Solaris
8 1 (0.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (57.50%) DevOps
2 94 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (20.00%) Scrum
3 40 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 33 (16.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 31 (15.50%) Software Engineering
6 29 (14.50%) Low Latency
7 28 (14.00%) Microservices
7 28 (14.00%) Multithreading
8 26 (13.00%) Configuration Management
9 24 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
11 19 (9.50%) Deployment Automation
12 17 (8.50%) Risk Management
13 14 (7.00%) ETL
13 14 (7.00%) TDD
14 13 (6.50%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (6.50%) Release Management
15 12 (6.00%) Mentoring
15 12 (6.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 80 (40.00%) Java
2 70 (35.00%) Python
3 45 (22.50%) SQL
4 35 (17.50%) C#
5 28 (14.00%) C++
6 24 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 17 (8.50%) Perl
8 12 (6.00%) Java 8
9 11 (5.50%) PowerShell
10 9 (4.50%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.50%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.50%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.00%) Go
13 4 (2.00%) Groovy
13 4 (2.00%) Kotlin
13 4 (2.00%) R
13 4 (2.00%) Ruby
13 4 (2.00%) Scala
14 3 (1.50%) HiveQL
14 3 (1.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (10.50%) SC Cleared
1 21 (10.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.00%) Degree
3 4 (2.00%) CTC Cleared
3 4 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.50%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.00%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.50%) ISEB
6 1 (0.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.00%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.50%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.50%) NIST
System Software
1 36 (18.00%) Docker
2 22 (11.00%) GridGain
3 9 (4.50%) HDFS
4 5 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.50%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.50%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.50%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 59 (29.50%) Ansible
2 25 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 24 (12.00%) Terraform
4 15 (7.50%) Grafana
4 15 (7.50%) Puppet
5 13 (6.50%) Prometheus
6 11 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (4.50%) Salt
8 6 (3.00%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (2.50%) Kibana
9 5 (2.50%) Packer
9 5 (2.50%) vRealize
9 5 (2.50%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 3 (1.50%) logstash
11 2 (1.00%) Control-M
11 2 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (1.00%) Mesos
11 2 (1.00%) Nagios
11 2 (1.00%) Rancher
11 2 (1.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (10.50%) Oracle
2 20 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 12 (6.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (6.00%) Splunk
4 11 (5.50%) Bloomberg
4 11 (5.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (4.50%) IBM
6 8 (4.00%) Google
7 7 (3.50%) Informatica
7 7 (3.50%) VMware
8 6 (3.00%) MapR
8 6 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.00%) TIBCO
9 5 (2.50%) Ab Initio
10 4 (2.00%) Confluent
10 4 (2.00%) Dynatrace
11 3 (1.50%) SAP
11 3 (1.50%) Talend
11 3 (1.50%) Xamarin
12 2 (1.00%) Linedata