Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 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
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 264 289 293
Rank change year-on-year +25 +4 +98
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 296 103 354
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.98% 0.65% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.09% 3.13% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 68 199
10th Percentile £406 £400 £373
25th Percentile £475 £447 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £500 £545
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -8.26% -0.91%
75th Percentile £725 £563 £625
90th Percentile £750 £639 £688
England median daily rate £538 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%

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 5,815 3,296 8,013
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.34% 20.76% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,084 2,417 5,729
10th Percentile £400 £378 £363
25th Percentile £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £641 £625 £600
90th Percentile £713 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £480
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 24
10th Percentile £28.50 £32.13 £18.60
25th Percentile £39.00 £45.19 £23.25
Median hourly rate £60.00 £50.75 £48.92
Median % change year-on-year +18.23% +3.75% +11.81%
75th Percentile £68.00 £63.19 £53.75
90th Percentile £69.00 £65.28 £56.20
England median hourly rate £49.50 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +5.88%

Bitbucket
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in London

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Bitbucket in London.

Daily rate trend for Bitbucket in London

Bitbucket
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bitbucket in London over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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 -19 28 £525 +7.14% 20
South London +21 2 £475 +39.71% 4
West London +4 2 £706 +34.52% 3
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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.

1 160 (54.05%) DevOps
2 154 (52.03%) Git (software)
3 150 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (47.30%) Jenkins
5 119 (40.20%) Java
6 110 (37.16%) JIRA
7 103 (34.80%) Python
8 100 (33.78%) SQL
9 86 (29.05%) Banking
10 77 (26.01%) Ansible
11 73 (24.66%) AWS
12 67 (22.64%) Finance
12 67 (22.64%) C#
13 64 (21.62%) Artifactory
14 62 (20.95%) Docker
14 62 (20.95%) Test Automation
14 62 (20.95%) Social Skills
15 60 (20.27%) TeamCity
16 58 (19.59%) JavaScript
17 57 (19.26%) Oracle
18 55 (18.58%) AngularJS
19 53 (17.91%) Windows
19 53 (17.91%) Microservices
20 50 (16.89%) Multithreading
21 49 (16.55%) Confluence
21 49 (16.55%) Linux
21 49 (16.55%) Investment Banking
22 48 (16.22%) REST
23 46 (15.54%) C++
23 46 (15.54%) Kubernetes

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 49 (16.55%) Confluence
2 33 (11.15%) Apache
3 18 (6.08%) Oracle Coherence
4 12 (4.05%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Fuse
6 3 (1.01%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.68%) CMS
7 2 (0.68%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.68%) WordPress
8 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.34%) Camunda
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.34%) JBoss
8 1 (0.34%) Jetty
8 1 (0.34%) nginx
8 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Figma
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (5.41%) SunGard Martini
2 9 (3.04%) Summit
3 4 (1.35%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.68%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 73 (24.66%) AWS
2 42 (14.19%) GitHub
3 34 (11.49%) Serverless
4 33 (11.15%) Azure
5 26 (8.78%) AWS Lambda
6 15 (5.07%) GCP
6 15 (5.07%) IaaS
7 14 (4.73%) OpenShift
8 13 (4.39%) SaaS
9 11 (3.72%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (3.72%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (3.72%) PaaS
10 9 (3.04%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 8 (2.70%) Amazon EKS
11 8 (2.70%) NuGet
12 7 (2.36%) Amazon ECS
13 6 (2.03%) Amazon S3
14 5 (1.69%) Slack
15 4 (1.35%) AWS CodeDeploy
15 4 (1.35%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.42%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.35%) Firewall
3 3 (1.01%) BGP
3 3 (1.01%) HTTP
3 3 (1.01%) OSPF
4 2 (0.68%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (0.68%) SAN
4 2 (0.68%) SNMP
4 2 (0.68%) SSL
5 1 (0.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.47%) Apache Ignite
2 31 (10.47%) NoSQL
3 30 (10.14%) Relational Database
4 27 (9.12%) Oracle Database
5 25 (8.45%) Oracle Database 12c
6 20 (6.76%) MongoDB
7 18 (6.08%) Big Data
7 18 (6.08%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (5.07%) Hadoop
9 14 (4.73%) Redis
10 13 (4.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (4.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (3.04%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (2.70%) Apache Hive
13 8 (2.70%) MySQL
14 6 (2.03%) HBase
14 6 (2.03%) OLTP
15 4 (1.35%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 154 (52.03%) Git (software)
2 140 (47.30%) Jenkins
3 110 (37.16%) JIRA
4 64 (21.62%) Artifactory
5 60 (20.27%) TeamCity
6 36 (12.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 36 (12.16%) Visual Studio
7 29 (9.80%) Maven
8 27 (9.12%) GitLab
9 20 (6.76%) Subversion
10 17 (5.74%) SonarQube
11 16 (5.41%) CppUnit
11 16 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
11 16 (5.41%) Robot Framework
12 15 (5.07%) IntelliJ
13 14 (4.73%) Cucumber
13 14 (4.73%) JUnit
14 12 (4.05%) Selenium
15 10 (3.38%) Mercurial
16 9 (3.04%) Cypress.io
General
1 86 (29.05%) Banking
2 67 (22.64%) Finance
3 62 (20.95%) Social Skills
4 49 (16.55%) Investment Banking
5 27 (9.12%) Front Office
6 13 (4.39%) Back Office
6 13 (4.39%) Public Sector
7 10 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.69%) French Language
10 4 (1.35%) Games
10 4 (1.35%) Influencing Skills
10 4 (1.35%) Private Banking
11 3 (1.01%) Legal
11 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.01%) Prime Brokerage
12 2 (0.68%) Advertising
12 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.68%) Law
12 2 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 132 (44.59%) Developer
2 53 (17.91%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (10.47%) C++ Developer
4 24 (8.11%) Consultant
4 24 (8.11%) Java Consultant
4 24 (8.11%) Risk Consultant
4 24 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
4 24 (8.11%) Senior Java Consultant
5 22 (7.43%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
6 21 (7.09%) Java Developer
7 20 (6.76%) SQL Developer
8 18 (6.08%) Architect
8 18 (6.08%) Senior Developer
9 16 (5.41%) C# Developer
10 14 (4.73%) Front Office Developer
10 14 (4.73%) Software Engineer
11 13 (4.39%) C++/C# Developer
12 12 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
12 12 (4.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 12 (4.05%) Front Office C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (18.58%) AngularJS
2 48 (16.22%) REST
3 43 (14.53%) .NET
4 37 (12.50%) React
5 36 (12.16%) Node.js
6 31 (10.47%) HTML
7 29 (9.80%) CSS
8 28 (9.46%) JSON
9 27 (9.12%) XML
10 25 (8.45%) .NET Framework
10 25 (8.45%) Web Services
11 20 (6.76%) .NET Core
11 20 (6.76%) Spring
12 16 (5.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 16 (5.41%) gRPC
12 16 (5.41%) STL
13 15 (5.07%) ASP.NET
13 15 (5.07%) GraphQL
13 15 (5.07%) Kafka
14 14 (4.73%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.74%) User Experience
2 16 (5.41%) Derivative
3 12 (4.05%) Fixed Income
4 11 (3.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (3.72%) N-Tier
4 11 (3.72%) Public Cloud
5 10 (3.38%) Equities
6 9 (3.04%) Cloud Native
7 8 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.70%) SWIFT
8 7 (2.36%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.03%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.35%) Market Risk
12 3 (1.01%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.01%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.91%) Windows
2 49 (16.55%) Linux
3 18 (6.08%) Unix
4 10 (3.38%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.04%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (2.03%) Android
6 6 (2.03%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.35%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.01%) CentOS
10 2 (0.68%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (54.05%) DevOps
2 150 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (20.95%) Test Automation
4 53 (17.91%) Microservices
5 50 (16.89%) Multithreading
6 44 (14.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 41 (13.85%) Scrum
8 37 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 34 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (11.49%) Low Latency
10 32 (10.81%) Risk Management
11 29 (9.80%) Unit Testing
12 28 (9.46%) Configuration Management
13 24 (8.11%) Infrastructure as Code
13 24 (8.11%) TDD
14 23 (7.77%) Multithreaded Programming
15 22 (7.43%) Analytics
16 19 (6.42%) Full Stack Development
16 19 (6.42%) Problem-Solving
17 18 (6.08%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (40.20%) Java
2 103 (34.80%) Python
3 100 (33.78%) SQL
4 67 (22.64%) C#
5 58 (19.59%) JavaScript
6 46 (15.54%) C++
7 19 (6.42%) Java 8
8 18 (6.08%) TypeScript
9 17 (5.74%) Perl
10 15 (5.07%) Bash Shell
11 13 (4.39%) Ruby
12 8 (2.70%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.36%) PHP
14 6 (2.03%) Groovy
15 5 (1.69%) Go
15 5 (1.69%) Java 11
15 5 (1.69%) Kotlin
15 5 (1.69%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.69%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 23 (7.77%) SC Cleared
3 17 (5.74%) Degree
4 10 (3.38%) AWS Certification
5 8 (2.70%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.01%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.68%) SANS
8 1 (0.34%) ISEB
8 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.05%) QA
2 5 (1.69%) Accessibility
3 4 (1.35%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.68%) NIST
5 1 (0.34%) GDPR
5 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (20.95%) Docker
2 31 (10.47%) GridGain
3 8 (2.70%) HDFS
4 6 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.68%) Ceph
6 2 (0.68%) NFS
6 2 (0.68%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 77 (26.01%) Ansible
2 46 (15.54%) Kubernetes
3 39 (13.18%) Terraform
4 19 (6.42%) BladeLogic
5 16 (5.41%) ITRS Geneos
5 16 (5.41%) Puppet
6 12 (4.05%) Packer
6 12 (4.05%) Prometheus
7 9 (3.04%) Grafana
8 8 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (2.03%) Control-M
9 6 (2.03%) vRealize
10 5 (1.69%) Kibana
10 5 (1.69%) Mesos
10 5 (1.69%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 4 (1.35%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (1.35%) Istio
11 4 (1.35%) Rancher
11 4 (1.35%) ZABBIX
12 3 (1.01%) logstash
Vendors
1 57 (19.26%) Oracle
2 25 (8.45%) Atlassian
3 20 (6.76%) Microsoft
4 19 (6.42%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (5.74%) IBM
5 17 (5.74%) Splunk
6 16 (5.41%) FIS
6 16 (5.41%) SunGard
7 14 (4.73%) Google
8 9 (3.04%) VMware
9 8 (2.70%) Bloomberg
10 7 (2.36%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.36%) TIBCO
11 6 (2.03%) Dynatrace
11 6 (2.03%) MapR
12 5 (1.69%) Ab Initio
12 5 (1.69%) HP
13 4 (1.35%) Informatica
13 4 (1.35%) ServiceNow
14 3 (1.01%) Palo Alto