Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 372 382 473
Rank change year-on-year +10 +91 +114
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 265 227 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.58% 0.53% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.62% 2.77% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 160 91
London median daily rate £550 £519 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.02% +2.72% +44.29%
10th Percentile £350 £382 £375
90th Percentile £650 £657 £625
England median daily rate £479 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +0.79% - +46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £44.00 -
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -

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 10,099 8,203 7,899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 22.01% 19.20% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,514 6,085 5,791
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £339 £313
90th Percentile £648 £625 £600
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 33 20
London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -25.29% +64.84%
10th Percentile £17.00 £21.22 £10.00
90th Percentile £165.00 £53.90 £56.15
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £42.45
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.83% +13.20%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -21 48 £500 +5.26% 21
South London -47 13 £600 +14.29% 1
West London - 13 £375 - 18
East London -13 5 £475 -20.83% 13
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 143 (53.96%) Jenkins
2 130 (49.06%) Git (software)
3 124 (46.79%) DevOps
4 122 (46.04%) Java
5 103 (38.87%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (35.09%) JIRA
7 85 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
8 82 (30.94%) Ansible
9 80 (30.19%) Artifactory
10 75 (28.30%) Linux
11 73 (27.55%) Docker
12 68 (25.66%) Python
13 67 (25.28%) SQL
14 65 (24.53%) GitHub
15 63 (23.77%) Continuous Integration
16 59 (22.26%) Confluence
17 58 (21.89%) Puppet
18 56 (21.13%) Unix
19 53 (20.00%) TDD
20 51 (19.25%) SQL Server
20 51 (19.25%) Sonatype Nexus
21 49 (18.49%) Kubernetes
22 47 (17.74%) Scrum
22 47 (17.74%) Elasticsearch
22 47 (17.74%) REST
23 46 (17.36%) Test Automation
24 45 (16.98%) .NET
25 44 (16.60%) Amazon S3
26 43 (16.23%) TeamCity
27 42 (15.85%) MongoDB

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 59 (22.26%) Confluence
2 47 (17.74%) Elasticsearch
3 29 (10.94%) Apache
4 21 (7.92%) Tomcat
5 18 (6.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 14 (5.28%) nginx
7 8 (3.02%) IIS
7 8 (3.02%) NServiceBus
7 8 (3.02%) OpenStack
7 8 (3.02%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.64%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.89%) Umbraco
10 4 (1.51%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.51%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (1.51%) SAS
11 3 (1.13%) JBoss
11 3 (1.13%) Mattermost
12 2 (0.75%) Jetty
12 2 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.64%) HipChat
1 7 (2.64%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.13%) InVision
2 3 (1.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.51%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 85 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (24.53%) GitHub
3 44 (16.60%) Amazon S3
4 41 (15.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 34 (12.83%) Amazon EC2
6 31 (11.70%) Amazon ELB
7 15 (5.66%) Sauce Labs
8 14 (5.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 14 (5.28%) PaaS
9 13 (4.91%) OpenShift
9 13 (4.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 10 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (3.02%) SaaS
12 7 (2.64%) Datadog
12 7 (2.64%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (2.64%) IaaS
13 6 (2.26%) BrowserStack
14 5 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (1.51%) AWS Lambda
15 4 (1.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.06%) Kerberos
2 14 (5.28%) HTTP
3 11 (4.15%) Firewall
3 11 (4.15%) SSL
4 10 (3.77%) DNS
5 9 (3.40%) OpenLDAP
6 8 (3.02%) HTTPS
6 8 (3.02%) OpenVPN
6 8 (3.02%) SSH
7 4 (1.51%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.75%) Skype
8 2 (0.75%) VPN
9 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (19.25%) SQL Server
2 42 (15.85%) MongoDB
3 38 (14.34%) Big Data
4 32 (12.08%) InfluxDB
5 29 (10.94%) MySQL
6 21 (7.92%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (7.17%) NoSQL
8 10 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (2.64%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.51%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.51%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.51%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.51%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.13%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (1.13%) Couchbase
12 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 143 (53.96%) Jenkins
2 130 (49.06%) Git (software)
3 93 (35.09%) JIRA
4 80 (30.19%) Artifactory
5 51 (19.25%) Sonatype Nexus
6 43 (16.23%) TeamCity
7 42 (15.85%) Maven
8 31 (11.70%) Selenium
9 30 (11.32%) Cucumber
10 25 (9.43%) JUnit
11 19 (7.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 19 (7.17%) SonarQube
12 17 (6.42%) Ant
13 15 (5.66%) Octopus Deploy
14 14 (5.28%) NUnit
14 14 (5.28%) Subversion
15 12 (4.53%) IntelliJ
16 11 (4.15%) Eclipse
16 11 (4.15%) GitLab
16 11 (4.15%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (15.09%) Banking
2 39 (14.72%) Finance
3 12 (4.53%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.77%) Marketing
5 5 (1.89%) Games
5 5 (1.89%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.51%) Law
7 2 (0.75%) Advertising
7 2 (0.75%) Back Office
7 2 (0.75%) Front Office
7 2 (0.75%) Retail
8 1 (0.38%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 114 (43.02%) Developer
2 52 (19.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 47 (17.74%) Java Developer
4 30 (11.32%) AWS DevOps
5 29 (10.94%) AWS Engineer
6 28 (10.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 24 (9.06%) Unix Engineer
8 21 (7.92%) Data Engineer
9 20 (7.55%) Senior Developer
10 18 (6.79%) Linux Engineer
11 17 (6.42%) C# Developer
12 16 (6.04%) Unix Linux Engineer
13 14 (5.28%) Big Data Engineer
14 13 (4.91%) .NET Developer
15 11 (4.15%) Python Engineer
15 11 (4.15%) Senior C# Developer
16 9 (3.40%) Architect
16 9 (3.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 9 (3.40%) React Developer
17 8 (3.02%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (17.74%) REST
2 45 (16.98%) .NET
3 40 (15.09%) Spring
4 35 (13.21%) HTML
5 32 (12.08%) Elastic Stack
6 28 (10.57%) Spring Boot
7 25 (9.43%) LDAP
8 23 (8.68%) CSS
9 22 (8.30%) AngularJS
10 21 (7.92%) Web Services
11 20 (7.55%) jQuery
11 20 (7.55%) RESTful
12 18 (6.79%) JSON
12 18 (6.79%) Sensu
13 15 (5.66%) ASP.NET
14 14 (5.28%) .NET Framework
14 14 (5.28%) Ajax
14 14 (5.28%) Node.js
15 13 (4.91%) Middleware
15 13 (4.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.15%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (4.15%) PKI
3 10 (3.77%) Data Structures
4 9 (3.40%) Algorithms
4 9 (3.40%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (3.02%) Fintech
5 8 (3.02%) Wiki
6 7 (2.64%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.89%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.51%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.13%) Animation
9 3 (1.13%) Apple TV
9 3 (1.13%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.13%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.13%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (1.13%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.13%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 75 (28.30%) Linux
2 56 (21.13%) Unix
3 28 (10.57%) Ubuntu
4 24 (9.06%) Windows
5 21 (7.92%) CentOS
6 15 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (4.53%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.26%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.89%) Android
9 5 (1.89%) CoreOS
9 5 (1.89%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.51%) VMS
11 3 (1.13%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.13%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.75%) Solaris
12 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.38%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.38%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (46.79%) DevOps
2 103 (38.87%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (23.77%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (20.00%) TDD
5 47 (17.74%) Scrum
6 46 (17.36%) Test Automation
7 40 (15.09%) Microservices
8 31 (11.70%) Load Balancing
9 30 (11.32%) Capacity Management
10 28 (10.57%) BDD
10 28 (10.57%) Continuous Delivery
11 27 (10.19%) OO
12 24 (9.06%) Analytics
12 24 (9.06%) MVC
13 20 (7.55%) Deployment Automation
13 20 (7.55%) E-Commerce
13 20 (7.55%) Multithreading
13 20 (7.55%) SOA
14 17 (6.42%) Migration
14 17 (6.42%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 122 (46.04%) Java
2 68 (25.66%) Python
3 67 (25.28%) SQL
4 42 (15.85%) JavaScript
5 38 (14.34%) C#
6 31 (11.70%) Perl
7 23 (8.68%) Ruby
8 22 (8.30%) Bash Shell
9 16 (6.04%) Java 8
10 14 (5.28%) C++
10 14 (5.28%) Groovy
11 9 (3.40%) PHP
11 9 (3.40%) PowerShell
12 8 (3.02%) R
13 7 (2.64%) Go
14 6 (2.26%) Scala
15 5 (1.89%) Apple Swift
15 5 (1.89%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.89%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (7.17%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.91%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.15%) Degree
4 6 (2.26%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.13%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.75%) PMP
7 1 (0.38%) CISSP
7 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.38%) RHCE
7 1 (0.38%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.53%) QA
2 5 (1.89%) GCP
3 1 (0.38%) PMO
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (27.55%) Docker
2 12 (4.53%) Squid
3 9 (3.40%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (3.02%) Postfix
4 8 (3.02%) vCloud
5 3 (1.13%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.13%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.38%) KVM
6 1 (0.38%) oVirt
6 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 82 (30.94%) Ansible
2 58 (21.89%) Puppet
3 49 (18.49%) Kubernetes
4 38 (14.34%) Terraform
5 32 (12.08%) ZABBIX
6 27 (10.19%) logstash
7 26 (9.81%) Kibana
8 24 (9.06%) Nagios
9 19 (7.17%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (6.42%) Pingdom
10 17 (6.42%) Uchiwa
11 16 (6.04%) Prometheus
11 16 (6.04%) Rancher
12 12 (4.53%) Single Sign-On
12 12 (4.53%) Sysdig
13 11 (4.15%) Docker Swarm
14 8 (3.02%) Rsyslog
15 7 (2.64%) CA Single Sign-On
16 6 (2.26%) ITRS Geneos
17 5 (1.89%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 33 (12.45%) New Relic
2 29 (10.94%) Atlassian
3 28 (10.57%) Microsoft
4 27 (10.19%) Red Hat
5 22 (8.30%) Oracle
6 20 (7.55%) Splunk
7 18 (6.79%) Adobe
8 17 (6.42%) hybris
8 17 (6.42%) PagerDuty
9 15 (5.66%) Centrify
10 14 (5.28%) Google
11 13 (4.91%) Tableau
12 11 (4.15%) Alteryx
13 10 (3.77%) Cloudera
13 10 (3.77%) Hortonworks
13 10 (3.77%) Sonatype
13 10 (3.77%) VMware
14 8 (3.02%) AppDynamics
14 8 (3.02%) Micro Focus
15 7 (2.64%) Axway