Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 298 403 393
Rank change year-on-year +105 -10 +186
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 365 240 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.82% 0.52% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.55% 2.62% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 179 105
London median daily rate £563 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £407 £350 £389
90th Percentile £675 £625 £595
England median daily rate £525 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50% +41.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £50.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -0.99% +18.82% -

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 10,293 9,165 7,377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.11% 19.84% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,579 7,010 5,313
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £368 £356 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £614
England median daily rate £488 £471 £435
% change year-on-year +3.50% +8.28% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 10
London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.65 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.84% -17.78% +25.33%
10th Percentile £30.00 £21.65 £25.28
90th Percentile £52.75 £46.87 £70.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% +7.41% +1.25%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +2 51 £561 +12.25% 20
East London +4 31 £525 -10.64% 3
South London -10 11 £550 +32.53% 1
West London -4 4 £350 -9.68% 20
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 201 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (53.42%) Java
3 165 (45.21%) Git (software)
4 159 (43.56%) DevOps
5 154 (42.19%) Jenkins
6 151 (41.37%) Docker
7 144 (39.45%) JIRA
8 127 (34.79%) Amazon AWS
9 119 (32.60%) Python
10 109 (29.86%) Ansible
11 102 (27.95%) Banking
12 92 (25.21%) Linux
13 89 (24.38%) JavaScript
13 89 (24.38%) Confluence
14 88 (24.11%) Kubernetes
15 87 (23.84%) Test Automation
16 81 (22.19%) TDD
17 78 (21.37%) SQL
18 76 (20.82%) Artifactory
18 76 (20.82%) GitHub
18 76 (20.82%) Continuous Integration
19 75 (20.55%) Microservices
20 73 (20.00%) TeamCity
21 72 (19.73%) REST
22 68 (18.63%) Unix
23 67 (18.36%) Puppet
24 66 (18.08%) Splunk
25 63 (17.26%) C#
26 62 (16.99%) RESTful
27 61 (16.71%) .NET

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 89 (24.38%) Confluence
2 46 (12.60%) Elasticsearch
3 37 (10.14%) Apache
4 18 (4.93%) Tomcat
5 16 (4.38%) Cloud Foundry
6 11 (3.01%) JBoss
7 10 (2.74%) IIS
8 9 (2.47%) nginx
8 9 (2.47%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (1.64%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.10%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.10%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.82%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.82%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.82%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.55%) Drupal
13 2 (0.55%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.55%) Jupyter
13 2 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.55%) HipChat
2 2 (0.55%) InVision
2 2 (0.55%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.74%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.82%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 127 (34.79%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (20.82%) GitHub
3 54 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (10.41%) PaaS
5 34 (9.32%) SaaS
6 28 (7.67%) OpenShift
7 26 (7.12%) Amazon EC2
8 23 (6.30%) Amazon S3
9 17 (4.66%) Amazon ELB
10 16 (4.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 15 (4.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 14 (3.84%) Datadog
12 14 (3.84%) Sauce Labs
13 11 (3.01%) Google Cloud Platform
13 11 (3.01%) IaaS
14 10 (2.74%) IBM Cloud
15 9 (2.47%) AWS CloudFormation
16 6 (1.64%) Azure Data Factory
16 6 (1.64%) npm
16 6 (1.64%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.49%) Firewall
2 14 (3.84%) SSL
3 13 (3.56%) HTTP
4 11 (3.01%) HTTPS
5 10 (2.74%) DNS
6 9 (2.47%) Kerberos
7 8 (2.19%) SSH
8 7 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
9 6 (1.64%) Internet
9 6 (1.64%) OpenLDAP
10 5 (1.37%) OpenVPN
11 4 (1.10%) VPN
12 3 (0.82%) IMAP
12 3 (0.82%) SMTP
12 3 (0.82%) SNMP
13 2 (0.55%) AMQP
13 2 (0.55%) LAN
13 2 (0.55%) WAN
14 1 (0.27%) DHCP
14 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (12.60%) NoSQL
2 44 (12.05%) MongoDB
3 41 (11.23%) SQL Server
4 31 (8.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 27 (7.40%) Big Data
6 19 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (4.93%) MySQL
8 14 (3.84%) Relational Database
8 14 (3.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (3.29%) InfluxDB
10 8 (2.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (2.19%) OLAP
11 7 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (1.64%) Power BI
12 6 (1.64%) Redis
12 6 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.37%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 165 (45.21%) Git (software)
2 154 (42.19%) Jenkins
3 144 (39.45%) JIRA
4 76 (20.82%) Artifactory
5 73 (20.00%) TeamCity
6 61 (16.71%) Maven
7 56 (15.34%) Sonatype Nexus
8 43 (11.78%) Cucumber
9 37 (10.14%) SonarQube
10 33 (9.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 33 (9.04%) Selenium
11 22 (6.03%) Ant
11 22 (6.03%) JUnit
12 21 (5.75%) Pylint
13 19 (5.21%) IBM UrbanCode
14 18 (4.93%) GitLab
15 15 (4.11%) Gradle
16 14 (3.84%) WebDriver
17 13 (3.56%) Octopus Deploy
18 12 (3.29%) Zephyr
General
1 102 (27.95%) Banking
2 59 (16.16%) Finance
3 31 (8.49%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.38%) Law
5 8 (2.19%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.92%) Front Office
7 6 (1.64%) Marketing
7 6 (1.64%) Retail
8 4 (1.10%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.82%) Legal
10 2 (0.55%) Billing
10 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.55%) Publishing
10 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 163 (44.66%) Developer
2 86 (23.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 56 (15.34%) Java Developer
4 35 (9.59%) Senior Developer
5 30 (8.22%) Architect
5 30 (8.22%) C# Developer
6 24 (6.58%) Cloud Engineer
7 23 (6.30%) Python Developer
7 23 (6.30%) Unix Engineer
8 22 (6.03%) AWS Engineer
9 20 (5.48%) Senior C# Developer
10 19 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
11 18 (4.93%) AWS DevOps
11 18 (4.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 18 (4.93%) Senior Unix Engineer
12 17 (4.66%) .NET Developer
12 17 (4.66%) Full Stack Developer
12 17 (4.66%) Senior Java Developer
13 15 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
14 13 (3.56%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (19.73%) REST
2 62 (16.99%) RESTful
3 61 (16.71%) .NET
4 52 (14.25%) Web Services
5 45 (12.33%) React
6 40 (10.96%) Elastic Stack
6 40 (10.96%) HTML
7 38 (10.41%) Spring Boot
8 37 (10.14%) Redux
8 37 (10.14%) Spring
9 31 (8.49%) Node.js
10 29 (7.95%) CSS
11 23 (6.30%) HTML5
12 22 (6.03%) JSON
13 21 (5.75%) Pandas
13 21 (5.75%) pytest
14 18 (4.93%) AngularJS
15 16 (4.38%) jQuery
16 15 (4.11%) Kafka
17 14 (3.84%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.66%) Linux Command Line
2 17 (4.66%) User Experience
3 15 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (4.11%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.56%) PKI
5 11 (3.01%) Cloud Native
6 10 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (2.47%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.19%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.19%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.92%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.64%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (0.82%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.82%) Social Media
14 2 (0.55%) Equity Risk
14 2 (0.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 92 (25.21%) Linux
2 68 (18.63%) Unix
3 46 (12.60%) Windows
4 29 (7.95%) Apple iOS
5 23 (6.30%) Ubuntu
6 20 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (5.21%) Android
8 15 (4.11%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.37%) CentOS
9 5 (1.37%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.27%) Debian
10 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.27%) Solaris
10 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (43.56%) DevOps
3 87 (23.84%) Test Automation
4 81 (22.19%) TDD
5 76 (20.82%) Continuous Integration
6 75 (20.55%) Microservices
7 59 (16.16%) BDD
8 48 (13.15%) Capacity Management
9 47 (12.88%) Open Source
10 44 (12.05%) Scrum
11 43 (11.78%) Continuous Delivery
12 35 (9.59%) Configuration Management
13 32 (8.77%) Web Development
14 31 (8.49%) Load Balancing
15 29 (7.95%) SDLC
16 28 (7.67%) Analytics
17 27 (7.40%) Task Automation
18 24 (6.58%) OO
19 22 (6.03%) Machine Learning
19 22 (6.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 195 (53.42%) Java
2 119 (32.60%) Python
3 89 (24.38%) JavaScript
4 78 (21.37%) SQL
5 63 (17.26%) C#
6 37 (10.14%) Perl
7 36 (9.86%) Bash Shell
8 24 (6.58%) Java 8
8 24 (6.58%) PHP
9 19 (5.21%) Ruby
10 16 (4.38%) Go
10 16 (4.38%) PowerShell
11 14 (3.84%) Objective-C
12 13 (3.56%) C++
13 11 (3.01%) Groovy
14 10 (2.74%) ES6
15 9 (2.47%) Apple Swift
15 9 (2.47%) C
16 7 (1.92%) TypeScript
17 6 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (6.03%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.66%) Degree
3 15 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.19%) Sun Certification
5 7 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.37%) CISSP
6 5 (1.37%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.82%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.82%) SSCP
8 2 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) CCNA
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.27%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.27%) GIAC
9 1 (0.27%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (0.27%) MCSE
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.27%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.67%) QA
2 6 (1.64%) GDPR
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 151 (41.37%) Docker
2 9 (2.47%) Squid
3 8 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.92%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.37%) Postfix
5 5 (1.37%) vCloud
6 1 (0.27%) KVM
6 1 (0.27%) oVirt
6 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 109 (29.86%) Ansible
2 88 (24.11%) Kubernetes
3 67 (18.36%) Puppet
4 53 (14.52%) Opscode Chef
5 52 (14.25%) Terraform
6 29 (7.95%) Rancher
7 20 (5.48%) Nagios
8 19 (5.21%) Packer
9 18 (4.93%) Kibana
9 18 (4.93%) logstash
10 17 (4.66%) ZABBIX
11 16 (4.38%) Salt
12 13 (3.56%) Single Sign-On
13 10 (2.74%) BladeLogic
13 10 (2.74%) ITRS Geneos
14 9 (2.47%) Docker Swarm
14 9 (2.47%) Sysdig
15 7 (1.92%) Pingdom
15 7 (1.92%) Prometheus
15 7 (1.92%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 66 (18.08%) Splunk
2 45 (12.33%) Atlassian
3 35 (9.59%) Oracle
4 29 (7.95%) Microsoft
5 21 (5.75%) AppDynamics
5 21 (5.75%) New Relic
6 20 (5.48%) Google
7 19 (5.21%) Cloudera
7 19 (5.21%) Hortonworks
8 15 (4.11%) CyberArk
9 13 (3.56%) Red Hat
9 13 (3.56%) VMware
10 12 (3.29%) Micro Focus
11 11 (3.01%) Dynatrace
12 10 (2.74%) Tableau
13 9 (2.47%) Adobe
14 8 (2.19%) PagerDuty
15 7 (1.92%) hybris
16 6 (1.64%) RedGate
16 6 (1.64%) Sonatype