Period
to 10 December 2019

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 10 December 2019 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
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 326 296 401
Rank change year-on-year -30 +105 -18
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 228 400 265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.67% 0.85% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.63% 3.70% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 315 201
London median daily rate £535 £550 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.73% +7.84% -2.86%
10th Percentile £413 £363 £350
90th Percentile £625 £638 £625
England median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £50.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +16.47%

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 6,282 10,806 9,464
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.34% 23.01% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,498 8,055 7,196
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.82%
10th Percentile £370 £369 £350
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
England median daily rate £475 £475 £460
% change year-on-year - +3.26% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 19 21
London median hourly rate £48.85 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.69% -4.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £22.25 £27.40 £20.75
90th Percentile £78.75 £53.75 £47.83
England median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +3.66%

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 10 December 2019.

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 10 December 2019. 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 +21 39 £550 +4.76% 14
East London +25 13 £600 +14.29% 4
South London +43 9 £460 -14.42% 5
West London +20 9 £500 +33.33% 5
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, 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.

1 123 (53.95%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (50.88%) Git (software)
2 116 (50.88%) DevOps
3 107 (46.93%) Jenkins
4 106 (46.49%) Java
5 98 (42.98%) JIRA
6 81 (35.53%) JavaScript
7 70 (30.70%) AWS
8 65 (28.51%) Docker
9 63 (27.63%) Confluence
10 58 (25.44%) Scrum
11 57 (25.00%) SQL
12 50 (21.93%) Ansible
12 50 (21.93%) Terraform
13 46 (20.18%) Test Automation
13 46 (20.18%) AngularJS
13 46 (20.18%) Linux
14 45 (19.74%) Python
15 44 (19.30%) Finance
16 43 (18.86%) Node.js
16 43 (18.86%) Microservices
17 39 (17.11%) React
17 39 (17.11%) Configuration Management
17 39 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (16.67%) Web Services
19 37 (16.23%) Oracle
20 35 (15.35%) Security Cleared
21 34 (14.91%) Banking
21 34 (14.91%) SDLC
21 34 (14.91%) GitHub

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 63 (27.63%) Confluence
2 15 (6.58%) WebLogic
3 10 (4.39%) Apache
4 7 (3.07%) CMS
4 7 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.07%) OpenStack
5 5 (2.19%) JBoss
5 5 (2.19%) nginx
6 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.32%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.32%) Drupal
7 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.88%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.88%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.88%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.44%) IIS
9 1 (0.44%) Moodle
9 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) HiPortfolio
1 2 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 70 (30.70%) AWS
2 34 (14.91%) GitHub
3 33 (14.47%) Azure
4 21 (9.21%) Amazon SQS
5 20 (8.77%) Serverless
6 17 (7.46%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (7.46%) AWS Lambda
7 16 (7.02%) GCP
8 15 (6.58%) Amazon S3
9 13 (5.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 12 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (4.39%) OpenShift
12 9 (3.95%) CloudFront
13 8 (3.51%) npm
14 7 (3.07%) AWS CodePipeline
15 6 (2.63%) Apigee
15 6 (2.63%) PaaS
16 5 (2.19%) IaaS
16 5 (2.19%) Trello
17 4 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.75%) VPN
2 3 (1.32%) Firewall
3 2 (0.88%) DNS
3 2 (0.88%) SSL
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.44%) HTTP
4 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.44%) Network Security
4 1 (0.44%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (4.39%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.07%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.63%) InfluxDB
6 6 (2.63%) MySQL
7 4 (1.75%) OLAP
7 4 (1.75%) Redis
7 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.32%) Aerospike
9 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.88%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 116 (50.88%) Git (software)
2 107 (46.93%) Jenkins
3 98 (42.98%) JIRA
4 31 (13.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 27 (11.84%) Maven
6 25 (10.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (9.21%) Selenium
8 20 (8.77%) GitLab
8 20 (8.77%) TeamCity
9 19 (8.33%) Cucumber
9 19 (8.33%) JUnit
10 17 (7.46%) Bitbucket Server
11 13 (5.70%) Subversion
11 13 (5.70%) webpack
12 11 (4.82%) Jasmine
12 11 (4.82%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (4.39%) Artifactory
14 9 (3.95%) IntelliJ
14 9 (3.95%) Sourcetree
15 8 (3.51%) Travis CI
General
1 44 (19.30%) Finance
2 34 (14.91%) Banking
3 9 (3.95%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.07%) Marketing
5 6 (2.63%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.75%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.75%) Publishing
7 3 (1.32%) Advertising
7 3 (1.32%) Law
8 2 (0.88%) Games
8 2 (0.88%) Retail
9 1 (0.44%) Front Office
9 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 131 (57.46%) Developer
2 46 (20.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 38 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 28 (12.28%) AWS Engineer
5 19 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
5 19 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 19 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 17 (7.46%) Senior Developer
7 16 (7.02%) Angular Developer
8 15 (6.58%) JavaScript Developer
9 14 (6.14%) React Developer
10 12 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
11 11 (4.82%) Senior DevOps
11 11 (4.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 10 (4.39%) JavaScript Engineer
12 10 (4.39%) UI Developer
13 8 (3.51%) C# Developer
14 7 (3.07%) Senior Java Developer
14 7 (3.07%) Software Developer
15 6 (2.63%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (20.18%) AngularJS
2 43 (18.86%) Node.js
3 39 (17.11%) React
4 38 (16.67%) Web Services
5 33 (14.47%) CSS
6 32 (14.04%) HTML
6 32 (14.04%) RESTful
6 32 (14.04%) Spring
7 26 (11.40%) HTML5
8 25 (10.96%) REST
9 24 (10.53%) Redux
10 22 (9.65%) CSS3
11 20 (8.77%) JSON
12 18 (7.89%) Hibernate
13 16 (7.02%) J2EE
14 15 (6.58%) .NET
14 15 (6.58%) Java EE
15 14 (6.14%) XML
16 13 (5.70%) Spring Boot
17 12 (5.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 11 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.39%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (3.95%) User Experience
6 8 (3.51%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (1.75%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.75%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.75%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.88%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.88%) Wiki
10 1 (0.44%) Animation
10 1 (0.44%) Blog
10 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.44%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 46 (20.18%) Linux
2 18 (7.89%) Windows
3 14 (6.14%) Unix
4 10 (4.39%) Ubuntu
5 8 (3.51%) Android
5 8 (3.51%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.63%) CentOS
8 5 (2.19%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.75%) Solaris
10 2 (0.88%) VMS
11 1 (0.44%) Debian
11 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (53.95%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (50.88%) DevOps
3 58 (25.44%) Scrum
4 46 (20.18%) Test Automation
5 43 (18.86%) Microservices
6 39 (17.11%) Configuration Management
6 39 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (14.91%) SDLC
8 28 (12.28%) Unit Testing
9 26 (11.40%) TDD
10 24 (10.53%) Open Source
11 21 (9.21%) Infrastructure as Code
12 18 (7.89%) Front End Development
13 17 (7.46%) Deployment Automation
13 17 (7.46%) OO
13 17 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (7.02%) Release Management
15 15 (6.58%) Data Modelling
16 14 (6.14%) Kanban
16 14 (6.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (46.49%) Java
2 81 (35.53%) JavaScript
3 57 (25.00%) SQL
4 45 (19.74%) Python
5 26 (11.40%) C#
6 22 (9.65%) Java 8
6 22 (9.65%) Shell Script
7 19 (8.33%) PowerShell
8 14 (6.14%) PL/SQL
9 13 (5.70%) Scala
9 13 (5.70%) TypeScript
10 11 (4.82%) ES6
11 10 (4.39%) Perl
11 10 (4.39%) PHP
12 9 (3.95%) Go
13 8 (3.51%) Bash Shell
14 7 (3.07%) Groovy
15 6 (2.63%) C++
15 6 (2.63%) Clojure
15 6 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (15.35%) Security Cleared
2 28 (12.28%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.02%) Degree
4 8 (3.51%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.19%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (1.75%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.32%) ISEB
7 3 (1.32%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.88%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.88%) SANS
9 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.44%) MCP
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.89%) QA
2 3 (1.32%) NIST
3 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.44%) NIST 800
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) PSD2
3 1 (0.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 65 (28.51%) Docker
2 10 (4.39%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.32%) KVM
4 3 (1.32%) oVirt
4 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.88%) Varnish
6 1 (0.44%) HDFS
6 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 50 (21.93%) Ansible
1 50 (21.93%) Terraform
2 32 (14.04%) Kubernetes
3 28 (12.28%) Puppet
4 20 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (4.39%) Packer
6 7 (3.07%) Grafana
7 4 (1.75%) Prometheus
7 4 (1.75%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.32%) Graphite
8 3 (1.32%) Pingdom
9 2 (0.88%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.88%) Salt
10 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.44%) Icinga
10 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.44%) Netcool
10 1 (0.44%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.44%) Rancher
10 1 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 37 (16.23%) Oracle
2 19 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 13 (5.70%) Google
4 12 (5.26%) BEA
4 12 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.26%) webMethods
5 6 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.63%) Splunk
5 6 (2.63%) VMware
6 4 (1.75%) Adobe
6 4 (1.75%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.32%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.88%) HP
8 2 (0.88%) Mercator
8 2 (0.88%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.88%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.88%) Telerik
9 1 (0.44%) Cisco
9 1 (0.44%) Symantec
9 1 (0.44%) Zend