Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 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 > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 364 407 564
Rank change year-on-year +43 +157 +16
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 273 191 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.58% 0.47% 0.063%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.98% 2.61% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 107 24
London median daily rate £513 £520 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.44% +18.86% +22.38%
10th Percentile £334 £379 £304
90th Percentile £650 £588 £971
England median daily rate £500 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £17.01 -
England median hourly rate £61.00 £29.75 -
% change year-on-year +105.02% - -

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 9,156 7,309 6,783
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.51% 17.81% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,009 5,292 5,042
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £355 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
England median daily rate £475 £430 £418
% change year-on-year +10.47% +2.99% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 18
London median hourly rate £41.42 £47.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.88% +25.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £33.00 £17.93 £24.23
90th Percentile £70.13 £120.19 £55.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

Bitbucket
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in London

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bitbucket in London

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bitbucket in London over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor 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 20 February 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
Central London -20 46 £500 -4.76% 15
West London -13 22 £388 - 3
South London -50 13 £330 -35.92%
East London -6 5 £588 +73.43% 1
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 London region with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 164 (60.07%) DevOps
2 148 (54.21%) Git (software)
2 148 (54.21%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (49.45%) Jenkins
4 128 (46.89%) JIRA
5 104 (38.10%) Java
6 102 (37.36%) Linux
7 98 (35.90%) Docker
8 93 (34.07%) Python
9 91 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
10 80 (29.30%) Confluence
11 77 (28.21%) Ansible
12 68 (24.91%) Scrum
12 68 (24.91%) Kubernetes
13 66 (24.18%) Puppet
14 58 (21.25%) SQL
14 58 (21.25%) Configuration Management
15 53 (19.41%) Finance
15 53 (19.41%) Continuous Integration
16 51 (18.68%) Atlassian
16 51 (18.68%) Oracle
16 51 (18.68%) JavaScript
17 47 (17.22%) Maven
17 47 (17.22%) Continuous Delivery
18 45 (16.48%) Test Automation
19 43 (15.75%) TeamCity
20 41 (15.02%) HTML
21 40 (14.65%) Opscode Chef
21 40 (14.65%) GitHub
22 39 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 80 (29.30%) Confluence
2 23 (8.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 20 (7.33%) OpenStack
4 18 (6.59%) Apache
4 18 (6.59%) Cloud Foundry
5 16 (5.86%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (4.40%) CMS
6 12 (4.40%) Tomcat
7 10 (3.66%) Kentico
8 7 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (2.56%) IIS
8 7 (2.56%) nginx
9 6 (2.20%) JBoss
9 6 (2.20%) Umbraco
10 5 (1.83%) Drupal
10 5 (1.83%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.83%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.83%) WordPress
11 2 (0.73%) Mule
11 2 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (5.13%) HipChat
2 6 (2.20%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.93%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 91 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (14.65%) GitHub
3 37 (13.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (12.09%) PaaS
5 27 (9.89%) IaaS
6 24 (8.79%) OpenShift
7 18 (6.59%) Amazon EC2
8 17 (6.23%) Amazon S3
9 16 (5.86%) CloudBees
10 14 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 12 (4.40%) Amazon ELB
12 11 (4.03%) Datadog
12 11 (4.03%) Serverless
13 10 (3.66%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
14 7 (2.56%) Bluemix
14 7 (2.56%) IBM Cloud
15 6 (2.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 5 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
16 5 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.76%) Firewall
2 11 (4.03%) DNS
2 11 (4.03%) HTTP
2 11 (4.03%) VPN
3 7 (2.56%) SSL
4 6 (2.20%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (2.20%) OpenLDAP
4 6 (2.20%) OpenVPN
4 6 (2.20%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (2.20%) SSH
5 5 (1.83%) DHCP
5 5 (1.83%) LAN
5 5 (1.83%) MPLS
5 5 (1.83%) Network Security
5 5 (1.83%) VLAN
5 5 (1.83%) WAN
6 2 (0.73%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.73%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.73%) VPLS
7 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.19%) PostgreSQL
2 34 (12.45%) MySQL
3 33 (12.09%) Oracle Database
4 26 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 22 (8.06%) NoSQL
6 17 (6.23%) Relational Database
7 16 (5.86%) RDBMS
8 14 (5.13%) MongoDB
9 12 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (3.66%) OLAP
11 9 (3.30%) DB2
12 8 (2.93%) Hadoop
13 6 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.83%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (1.10%) MariaDB
16 3 (1.10%) MS Access
17 2 (0.73%) KDB
Development Applications
1 148 (54.21%) Git (software)
2 135 (49.45%) Jenkins
3 128 (46.89%) JIRA
4 47 (17.22%) Maven
5 43 (15.75%) TeamCity
6 39 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 32 (11.72%) SonarQube
8 29 (10.62%) Sonatype Nexus
9 25 (9.16%) JUnit
10 22 (8.06%) Mercurial
11 19 (6.96%) Artifactory
12 18 (6.59%) Gradle
13 16 (5.86%) Ant
14 13 (4.76%) Cucumber
15 12 (4.40%) Subversion
16 11 (4.03%) Xcode
17 9 (3.30%) git-flow
17 9 (3.30%) IntelliJ
18 8 (2.93%) Selenium
19 7 (2.56%) EasyMock
General
1 53 (19.41%) Finance
2 22 (8.06%) Banking
3 9 (3.30%) Marketing
4 8 (2.93%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.20%) Billing
5 6 (2.20%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.47%) Music Industry
7 3 (1.10%) Back Office
7 3 (1.10%) Games
7 3 (1.10%) Retail
7 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Front Office
8 1 (0.37%) Local Government
8 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (37.36%) Developer
2 93 (34.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (10.26%) Cloud Engineer
4 22 (8.06%) Java Developer
4 22 (8.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 21 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
6 20 (7.33%) Linux Engineer
7 19 (6.96%) Senior Developer
8 18 (6.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 18 (6.59%) AWS Engineer
8 18 (6.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 16 (5.86%) Senior DevOps
10 15 (5.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 12 (4.40%) Cloud Developer
11 12 (4.40%) iOS Developer
12 10 (3.66%) Azure DevOps
12 10 (3.66%) Python Developer
13 9 (3.30%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 9 (3.30%) Azure Engineer
13 9 (3.30%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (15.02%) HTML
2 38 (13.92%) CSS
3 30 (10.99%) .NET
4 25 (9.16%) HTML5
5 24 (8.79%) AngularJS
5 24 (8.79%) REST
5 24 (8.79%) Web Services
6 21 (7.69%) CSS3
6 21 (7.69%) Spring
7 20 (7.33%) Node.js
8 19 (6.96%) RESTful
9 17 (6.23%) JSON
10 16 (5.86%) Elastic Stack
10 16 (5.86%) Middleware
11 15 (5.49%) Sass
12 11 (4.03%) jQuery
12 11 (4.03%) React
13 10 (3.66%) Spring Boot
13 10 (3.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (3.30%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.19%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.86%) User Experience
3 11 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.66%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (2.93%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (2.93%) Wiki
6 7 (2.56%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.20%) Mobile Computing
7 6 (2.20%) PKI
7 6 (2.20%) RSA SecurID
8 5 (1.83%) Fintech
8 5 (1.83%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.83%) Replication
9 4 (1.47%) CMDB
9 4 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.47%) Social Media
10 3 (1.10%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 102 (37.36%) Linux
2 29 (10.62%) Unix
3 25 (9.16%) CentOS
4 17 (6.23%) Windows
5 13 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (3.66%) CoreOS
7 6 (2.20%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.83%) Solaris
9 2 (0.73%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.37%) Android
10 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (60.07%) DevOps
2 148 (54.21%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (24.91%) Scrum
4 58 (21.25%) Configuration Management
5 53 (19.41%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (17.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 45 (16.48%) Test Automation
8 35 (12.82%) TDD
9 29 (10.62%) Microservices
10 27 (9.89%) Open Source
11 23 (8.42%) SOA
12 20 (7.33%) BDD
12 20 (7.33%) Web Development
13 19 (6.96%) Migration
14 18 (6.59%) Continuous Deployment
14 18 (6.59%) SDLC
14 18 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (5.86%) Kalman Filter
15 16 (5.86%) OO
16 15 (5.49%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (38.10%) Java
2 93 (34.07%) Python
3 58 (21.25%) SQL
4 51 (18.68%) JavaScript
5 32 (11.72%) C#
6 31 (11.36%) Bash Shell
7 21 (7.69%) Groovy
8 18 (6.59%) PHP
9 16 (5.86%) C++
10 15 (5.49%) Ruby
11 14 (5.13%) Perl
12 12 (4.40%) Apple Swift
12 12 (4.40%) Objective-C
13 9 (3.30%) PL/SQL
13 9 (3.30%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.20%) ES6
14 6 (2.20%) Go
15 5 (1.83%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.47%) Scala
16 4 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 39 (14.29%) Degree
2 35 (12.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (9.89%) Security Cleared
4 20 (7.33%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.56%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.73%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.73%) RHCE
7 1 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.86%) QA
2 5 (1.83%) GCP
3 1 (0.37%) PMO
3 1 (0.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 98 (35.90%) Docker
2 8 (2.93%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (2.20%) Postfix
3 6 (2.20%) Squid
3 6 (2.20%) vCloud
4 5 (1.83%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.37%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 77 (28.21%) Ansible
2 68 (24.91%) Kubernetes
3 66 (24.18%) Puppet
4 40 (14.65%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (11.72%) Terraform
6 24 (8.79%) Rancher
7 23 (8.42%) ZABBIX
8 14 (5.13%) Docker Swarm
9 11 (4.03%) Packer
10 9 (3.30%) Kibana
10 9 (3.30%) logstash
10 9 (3.30%) Nagios
11 8 (2.93%) Ambari
11 8 (2.93%) Mesos
12 6 (2.20%) Rsyslog
12 6 (2.20%) Sysdig
13 5 (1.83%) rkt
14 4 (1.47%) BladeLogic
14 4 (1.47%) yum
15 3 (1.10%) Consul
Vendors
1 51 (18.68%) Atlassian
1 51 (18.68%) Oracle
2 25 (9.16%) Red Hat
3 18 (6.59%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.76%) Adobe
5 12 (4.40%) Apple
6 11 (4.03%) Sonatype
6 11 (4.03%) VMware
7 8 (2.93%) ServiceNow
8 6 (2.20%) Cisco
8 6 (2.20%) Citrix
8 6 (2.20%) HP
8 6 (2.20%) Juniper
9 5 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.47%) BMC
10 4 (1.47%) Capita
10 4 (1.47%) New Relic
11 3 (1.10%) Splunk
12 2 (0.73%) hybris
12 2 (0.73%) SaltStack