Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 454 377 533
Rank change year-on-year -77 +156 +35
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 179 189 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.48% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.91% 2.71% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 128 55
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +48.15%
10th Percentile £368 £363 £345
90th Percentile £675 £658 £700
England median daily rate £477 £470 £425
% change year-on-year +1.46% +10.59% +19.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £17.01 -
England median hourly rate £66.50 £17.01 -
% change year-on-year +291.06% - -

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 9,376 6,962 6,937
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.55% 17.71% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,037 5,107 5,111
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 17
London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% +93.33%
10th Percentile £30.50 £19.82 £33.61
90th Percentile £165.00 £57.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £42.45
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.06% +14.73%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -44 25 £550 +10.00% 11
West London -22 15 £388 - 13
South London -55 5 £413 -23.61%
East London -13 2 £588 -2.08% 4
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 114 (63.69%) DevOps
2 93 (51.96%) Jenkins
2 93 (51.96%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (44.69%) Git (software)
4 78 (43.58%) JIRA
5 71 (39.66%) Java
6 68 (37.99%) Linux
7 61 (34.08%) Docker
8 58 (32.40%) Confluence
9 54 (30.17%) Scrum
10 51 (28.49%) Python
11 47 (26.26%) Amazon AWS
12 46 (25.70%) Kubernetes
13 42 (23.46%) Ansible
14 41 (22.91%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (20.11%) Microsoft Azure
16 35 (19.55%) Test Automation
16 35 (19.55%) Microservices
16 35 (19.55%) Oracle
17 34 (18.99%) SQL
18 33 (18.44%) Atlassian
19 32 (17.88%) Puppet
20 31 (17.32%) Red Hat
21 29 (16.20%) TDD
21 29 (16.20%) Sonatype Nexus
22 28 (15.64%) Artifactory
22 28 (15.64%) Maven
22 28 (15.64%) Finance
23 27 (15.08%) Degree
23 27 (15.08%) REST

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 58 (32.40%) Confluence
2 14 (7.82%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (7.26%) Apache
3 13 (7.26%) OpenStack
3 13 (7.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (5.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 8 (4.47%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.91%) JBoss
7 6 (3.35%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (3.35%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.79%) nginx
9 4 (2.23%) Drupal
9 4 (2.23%) Kentico
10 2 (1.12%) CMS
10 2 (1.12%) NServiceBus
10 2 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (3.35%) HipChat
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.56%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 47 (26.26%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (20.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (13.41%) GitHub
4 20 (11.17%) PaaS
5 19 (10.61%) OpenShift
6 14 (7.82%) IaaS
7 13 (7.26%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (7.26%) Amazon S3
8 11 (6.15%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (5.03%) CloudBees
10 7 (3.91%) Datadog
11 6 (3.35%) NuGet
11 6 (3.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (2.79%) Sauce Labs
13 4 (2.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (1.68%) Bluemix
14 3 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (1.68%) SaaS
14 3 (1.68%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.03%) Firewall
1 9 (5.03%) SSL
2 8 (4.47%) Kerberos
2 8 (4.47%) VPN
3 7 (3.91%) HTTP
4 6 (3.35%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (3.35%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (2.23%) DNS
5 4 (2.23%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (2.23%) OpenVPN
5 4 (2.23%) SSH
6 2 (1.12%) Skype
7 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.56%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.97%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.06%) Oracle Database
3 15 (8.38%) MySQL
4 14 (7.82%) NoSQL
5 12 (6.70%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (6.15%) Relational Database
7 10 (5.59%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.47%) Big Data
8 8 (4.47%) RDBMS
9 7 (3.91%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.79%) InfluxDB
10 5 (2.79%) OLAP
10 5 (2.79%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (2.23%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.23%) DB2
12 3 (1.68%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 93 (51.96%) Jenkins
2 80 (44.69%) Git (software)
3 78 (43.58%) JIRA
4 29 (16.20%) Sonatype Nexus
5 28 (15.64%) Artifactory
5 28 (15.64%) Maven
6 24 (13.41%) JUnit
6 24 (13.41%) TeamCity
7 23 (12.85%) SonarQube
8 19 (10.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (6.70%) Mercurial
9 12 (6.70%) Selenium
10 11 (6.15%) Ant
11 10 (5.59%) Cucumber
11 10 (5.59%) EasyMock
11 10 (5.59%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (5.03%) Subversion
13 7 (3.91%) Gradle
14 6 (3.35%) Eclipse
14 6 (3.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (15.64%) Finance
2 21 (11.73%) Banking
3 6 (3.35%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.79%) Games
4 5 (2.79%) Marketing
5 4 (2.23%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.23%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (43.58%) Developer
2 53 (29.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (12.29%) Java Developer
4 19 (10.61%) Cloud Engineer
5 18 (10.06%) Linux Engineer
6 16 (8.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 13 (7.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 12 (6.70%) AWS DevOps
9 11 (6.15%) Python Developer
10 10 (5.59%) Cloud Developer
11 9 (5.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 9 (5.03%) AWS Engineer
11 9 (5.03%) Azure DevOps
12 8 (4.47%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 8 (4.47%) Azure Engineer
12 8 (4.47%) Senior Developer
13 7 (3.91%) Consultant
13 7 (3.91%) Senior DevOps
14 6 (3.35%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 6 (3.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.08%) REST
2 25 (13.97%) Spring
3 20 (11.17%) .NET
4 15 (8.38%) Elastic Stack
5 13 (7.26%) AngularJS
5 13 (7.26%) HTML
5 13 (7.26%) Web Services
6 12 (6.70%) Middleware
7 11 (6.15%) CSS
7 11 (6.15%) Spring Boot
8 10 (5.59%) EJB
8 10 (5.59%) JSF
9 9 (5.03%) JSP
10 8 (4.47%) HTML5
10 8 (4.47%) LDAP
11 7 (3.91%) Kafka
11 7 (3.91%) Node.js
11 7 (3.91%) RESTful
11 7 (3.91%) SOAP
12 6 (3.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.29%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.70%) Wiki
3 10 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.47%) PKI
5 6 (3.35%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.35%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.35%) Mobile Computing
5 6 (3.35%) RSA SecurID
5 6 (3.35%) User Experience
6 5 (2.79%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (2.79%) Replication
6 5 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.23%) Credit Risk
7 4 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.23%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.68%) Fintech
8 3 (1.68%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.68%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 68 (37.99%) Linux
2 26 (14.53%) CentOS
3 23 (12.85%) Unix
4 16 (8.94%) Windows
5 14 (7.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.47%) Mac OS
7 6 (3.35%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.23%) VMS
9 3 (1.68%) Android
9 3 (1.68%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.12%) Solaris
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (63.69%) DevOps
2 93 (51.96%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (30.17%) Scrum
4 41 (22.91%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (19.55%) Microservices
5 35 (19.55%) Test Automation
6 29 (16.20%) TDD
7 26 (14.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 24 (13.41%) Configuration Management
9 22 (12.29%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (8.94%) BDD
11 14 (7.82%) SOA
12 13 (7.26%) Migration
12 13 (7.26%) OO
13 12 (6.70%) Coaching
13 12 (6.70%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (6.70%) Kanban
13 12 (6.70%) SDLC
14 11 (6.15%) Cybersecurity
14 11 (6.15%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 71 (39.66%) Java
2 51 (28.49%) Python
3 34 (18.99%) SQL
4 25 (13.97%) C#
5 19 (10.61%) JavaScript
6 16 (8.94%) Bash Shell
7 12 (6.70%) C++
7 12 (6.70%) Perl
7 12 (6.70%) Ruby
8 10 (5.59%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.03%) Groovy
10 8 (4.47%) Java 8
11 6 (3.35%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.79%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.79%) TypeScript
13 4 (2.23%) PHP
14 3 (1.68%) Apex Code
14 3 (1.68%) C
14 3 (1.68%) Scala
15 2 (1.12%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 27 (15.08%) Degree
2 21 (11.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (9.50%) Security Cleared
4 11 (6.15%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.79%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.12%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.12%) PMP
6 2 (1.12%) RHCE
7 1 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.23%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) GCP
2 2 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 61 (34.08%) Docker
2 6 (3.35%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (3.35%) VirtualBox
3 4 (2.23%) Postfix
3 4 (2.23%) Squid
3 4 (2.23%) vCloud
4 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.56%) KVM
5 1 (0.56%) oVirt
5 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 46 (25.70%) Kubernetes
2 42 (23.46%) Ansible
3 32 (17.88%) Puppet
4 18 (10.06%) Terraform
5 16 (8.94%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (7.82%) Rancher
7 10 (5.59%) ZABBIX
8 9 (5.03%) Kibana
8 9 (5.03%) logstash
9 7 (3.91%) Docker Swarm
10 6 (3.35%) HP ALM
10 6 (3.35%) Nagios
11 5 (2.79%) Pingdom
11 5 (2.79%) Uchiwa
11 5 (2.79%) yum
12 4 (2.23%) Mesos
12 4 (2.23%) Rsyslog
12 4 (2.23%) Sysdig
13 3 (1.68%) Automic
14 2 (1.12%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (19.55%) Oracle
2 33 (18.44%) Atlassian
3 31 (17.32%) Red Hat
4 19 (10.61%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.03%) Adobe
6 8 (4.47%) Sonatype
6 8 (4.47%) VMware
7 6 (3.35%) Apple
7 6 (3.35%) Centrify
7 6 (3.35%) Cisco
7 6 (3.35%) Citrix
7 6 (3.35%) HP
7 6 (3.35%) Juniper
8 5 (2.79%) Google
8 5 (2.79%) hybris
8 5 (2.79%) MapR
8 5 (2.79%) New Relic
8 5 (2.79%) PagerDuty
9 4 (2.23%) Capita
10 3 (1.68%) Salesforce.com