Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 334 366 407
Rank change year-on-year +32 +41 +188
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 327 264 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.71% 0.59% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.15% 2.95% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 197 118
London median daily rate £550 £500 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96% +45.71%
10th Percentile £350 £359 £384
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £51.25 £48.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.13% +14.71% -

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 10,366 8,936 7,973
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 22.47% 19.85% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,643 6,688 5,795
London median daily rate £505 £493 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.54% +9.44% +3.63%
10th Percentile £363 £349 £313
90th Percentile £650 £625 £601
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 11
London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.43% -12.50% +43.99%
10th Percentile £16.48 £20.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £64.67 £47.83 £57.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -8 57 £525 +10.53% 20
West London -1 14 £363 - 8
South London -26 13 £550 +10.00% 1
East London -19 5 £475 -23.69% 5
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 175 (53.52%) Jenkins
2 161 (49.24%) Java
3 156 (47.71%) Git (software)
4 142 (43.43%) DevOps
5 138 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
6 110 (33.64%) Ansible
7 109 (33.33%) Docker
8 108 (33.03%) Amazon AWS
9 107 (32.72%) JIRA
10 100 (30.58%) Artifactory
11 98 (29.97%) Python
12 88 (26.91%) Linux
13 83 (25.38%) GitHub
14 81 (24.77%) Continuous Integration
15 78 (23.85%) SQL
16 76 (23.24%) Kubernetes
17 74 (22.63%) Unix
18 73 (22.32%) .NET
18 73 (22.32%) Puppet
19 66 (20.18%) REST
19 66 (20.18%) TeamCity
20 65 (19.88%) C#
21 64 (19.57%) Test Automation
22 62 (18.96%) TDD
22 62 (18.96%) Banking
23 61 (18.65%) SQL Server
23 61 (18.65%) Sonatype Nexus
24 60 (18.35%) JavaScript
25 57 (17.43%) Elasticsearch
26 55 (16.82%) Maven

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 57 (17.43%) Elasticsearch
2 54 (16.51%) Confluence
3 40 (12.23%) Apache
4 24 (7.34%) Tomcat
5 18 (5.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 14 (4.28%) nginx
7 13 (3.98%) WebSphere
8 10 (3.06%) NServiceBus
9 9 (2.75%) IIS
10 8 (2.45%) OpenStack
11 7 (2.14%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (2.14%) JBoss
11 7 (2.14%) WebLogic
12 6 (1.83%) Umbraco
13 4 (1.22%) Apache Spark
13 4 (1.22%) SAS
13 4 (1.22%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.92%) Mattermost
15 2 (0.61%) CMS
15 2 (0.61%) Jetty
Applications
1 9 (2.75%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (2.14%) HipChat
3 4 (1.22%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.92%) InVision
Business Applications
1 6 (1.83%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.92%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 108 (33.03%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (25.38%) GitHub
3 50 (15.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 45 (13.76%) Amazon S3
5 37 (11.31%) Amazon EC2
6 31 (9.48%) Amazon ELB
7 26 (7.95%) PaaS
8 19 (5.81%) OpenShift
9 18 (5.50%) Sauce Labs
10 15 (4.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 13 (3.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (3.36%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (3.36%) IaaS
13 10 (3.06%) Datadog
13 10 (3.06%) IBM Cloud
14 9 (2.75%) BrowserStack
14 9 (2.75%) SaaS
15 5 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (1.53%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.26%) Firewall
2 19 (5.81%) HTTP
2 19 (5.81%) Kerberos
3 16 (4.89%) SSL
4 15 (4.59%) HTTPS
5 13 (3.98%) DNS
6 9 (2.75%) OpenLDAP
7 8 (2.45%) OpenVPN
7 8 (2.45%) SSH
8 7 (2.14%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.92%) Internet
10 1 (0.31%) AMQP
10 1 (0.31%) DHCP
10 1 (0.31%) IPv6
10 1 (0.31%) LAN
10 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.31%) VPN
10 1 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (18.65%) SQL Server
2 51 (15.60%) MongoDB
3 42 (12.84%) Big Data
4 37 (11.31%) MySQL
5 34 (10.40%) InfluxDB
6 29 (8.87%) NoSQL
6 29 (8.87%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 10 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.75%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (2.45%) Redis
10 6 (1.83%) Couchbase
10 6 (1.83%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.53%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.53%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 175 (53.52%) Jenkins
2 156 (47.71%) Git (software)
3 107 (32.72%) JIRA
4 100 (30.58%) Artifactory
5 66 (20.18%) TeamCity
6 61 (18.65%) Sonatype Nexus
7 55 (16.82%) Maven
8 41 (12.54%) Selenium
9 40 (12.23%) Cucumber
10 24 (7.34%) Ant
10 24 (7.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 24 (7.34%) JUnit
10 24 (7.34%) SonarQube
11 17 (5.20%) Gradle
12 16 (4.89%) IBM UrbanCode
12 16 (4.89%) NUnit
12 16 (4.89%) Octopus Deploy
12 16 (4.89%) Subversion
12 16 (4.89%) WebDriver
13 14 (4.28%) GitLab
General
1 62 (18.96%) Banking
2 46 (14.07%) Finance
3 16 (4.89%) Investment Banking
4 12 (3.67%) Marketing
5 9 (2.75%) Law
6 6 (1.83%) Retail
7 3 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.61%) Advertising
8 2 (0.61%) Back Office
8 2 (0.61%) Front Office
8 2 (0.61%) Games
8 2 (0.61%) Legal
8 2 (0.61%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 135 (41.28%) Developer
2 72 (22.02%) DevOps Engineer
3 53 (16.21%) Java Developer
4 36 (11.01%) C# Developer
4 36 (11.01%) Senior Developer
5 31 (9.48%) AWS DevOps
5 31 (9.48%) AWS Engineer
6 30 (9.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 30 (9.17%) Unix Engineer
7 25 (7.65%) Senior C# Developer
8 22 (6.73%) .NET Developer
9 19 (5.81%) Data Engineer
10 17 (5.20%) Architect
10 17 (5.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (5.20%) Linux Engineer
11 15 (4.59%) Senior Unix Engineer
11 15 (4.59%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 14 (4.28%) React Developer
13 13 (3.98%) Lead Developer
13 13 (3.98%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (22.32%) .NET
2 66 (20.18%) REST
3 43 (13.15%) HTML
4 34 (10.40%) Elastic Stack
5 32 (9.79%) Spring
5 32 (9.79%) Spring Boot
6 29 (8.87%) CSS
7 28 (8.56%) JSON
8 24 (7.34%) AngularJS
8 24 (7.34%) LDAP
8 24 (7.34%) Web Services
9 23 (7.03%) jQuery
9 23 (7.03%) Node.js
10 20 (6.12%) RESTful
10 20 (6.12%) Sensu
11 18 (5.50%) Ajax
12 17 (5.20%) ASP.NET
12 17 (5.20%) SOAP
13 16 (4.89%) .NET Framework
13 16 (4.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.59%) PKI
3 14 (4.28%) Data Structures
4 13 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (3.67%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.06%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (2.45%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.14%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.83%) Equity Derivative
9 6 (1.83%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.53%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.53%) Fintech
10 5 (1.53%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.22%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.22%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.92%) Animation
12 3 (0.92%) Apple TV
12 3 (0.92%) Vector Graphics
12 3 (0.92%) Wiki
13 2 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 88 (26.91%) Linux
2 74 (22.63%) Unix
3 39 (11.93%) Windows
4 28 (8.56%) Ubuntu
5 16 (4.89%) Apple iOS
5 16 (4.89%) Windows Server
6 14 (4.28%) CentOS
7 13 (3.98%) Android
7 13 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.53%) CoreOS
9 4 (1.22%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.92%) Solaris
10 3 (0.92%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.92%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.61%) VMS
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.31%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (43.43%) DevOps
2 138 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (24.77%) Continuous Integration
4 64 (19.57%) Test Automation
5 62 (18.96%) TDD
6 52 (15.90%) Capacity Management
7 45 (13.76%) Microservices
8 43 (13.15%) Load Balancing
8 43 (13.15%) Scrum
9 35 (10.70%) Analytics
10 32 (9.79%) BDD
11 30 (9.17%) Continuous Delivery
11 30 (9.17%) Deployment Automation
12 27 (8.26%) OO
13 24 (7.34%) E-Commerce
13 24 (7.34%) Project Management
14 23 (7.03%) Configuration Management
14 23 (7.03%) Multithreading
14 23 (7.03%) MVC
15 21 (6.42%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 161 (49.24%) Java
2 98 (29.97%) Python
3 78 (23.85%) SQL
4 65 (19.88%) C#
5 60 (18.35%) JavaScript
6 44 (13.46%) Perl
7 30 (9.17%) Bash Shell
8 29 (8.87%) Ruby
9 20 (6.12%) PHP
10 18 (5.50%) C++
11 15 (4.59%) Go
11 15 (4.59%) Groovy
11 15 (4.59%) Java 8
12 13 (3.98%) Objective-C
13 9 (2.75%) C
14 8 (2.45%) Apple Swift
14 8 (2.45%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.45%) R
15 7 (2.14%) Scala
15 7 (2.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 16 (4.89%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.36%) Degree
4 4 (1.22%) CISSP
5 3 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.92%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.92%) SSCP
6 1 (0.31%) CCNA
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.31%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.31%) GIAC
6 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.31%) MCSE
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.31%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.31%) PMP
6 1 (0.31%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.12%) QA
2 5 (1.53%) GDPR
3 1 (0.31%) PMO
3 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 109 (33.33%) Docker
2 12 (3.67%) Squid
3 10 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (2.45%) Postfix
4 8 (2.45%) vCloud
5 5 (1.53%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.31%) KVM
6 1 (0.31%) oVirt
6 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 110 (33.64%) Ansible
2 76 (23.24%) Kubernetes
3 73 (22.32%) Puppet
4 50 (15.29%) Terraform
5 42 (12.84%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (10.40%) ZABBIX
7 32 (9.79%) Rancher
8 30 (9.17%) logstash
8 30 (9.17%) Nagios
9 29 (8.87%) Kibana
10 19 (5.81%) Pingdom
10 19 (5.81%) Uchiwa
11 16 (4.89%) Prometheus
11 16 (4.89%) Single Sign-On
12 13 (3.98%) Docker Swarm
12 13 (3.98%) ITRS Geneos
13 12 (3.67%) Sysdig
14 11 (3.36%) BladeLogic
15 9 (2.75%) Packer
16 8 (2.45%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 38 (11.62%) New Relic
2 36 (11.01%) Atlassian
3 33 (10.09%) Splunk
4 32 (9.79%) Microsoft
4 32 (9.79%) Oracle
5 22 (6.73%) Google
6 20 (6.12%) PagerDuty
7 18 (5.50%) Adobe
7 18 (5.50%) AppDynamics
7 18 (5.50%) hybris
8 17 (5.20%) Red Hat
9 16 (4.89%) Cloudera
9 16 (4.89%) CyberArk
9 16 (4.89%) Hortonworks
10 14 (4.28%) VMware
11 13 (3.98%) Tableau
12 12 (3.67%) Micro Focus
13 11 (3.36%) Alteryx
13 11 (3.36%) Centrify
13 11 (3.36%) Sonatype