Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 16 November 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 74 38
Rank change year-on-year +26 -36 -
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.03% 0.94% 1.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.56% 4.23% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Northern Ireland median daily rate £432 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.67% -1.79% -
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £51.25 £49.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.54% +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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 72 142 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 18.46% 22.33% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 123 9
Northern Ireland median daily rate £412 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +26.92% -7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £303 £225
90th Percentile £524 £545 £425
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - £14.34
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Bitbucket
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Bitbucket as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in Northern Ireland

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Bitbucket in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Bitbucket in Northern Ireland

Bitbucket
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bitbucket within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
County Antrim +38 4 £432 +4.67% 1
Bitbucket
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Ab Initio
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (75.00%) Talend
2 3 (75.00%) Kafka
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (75.00%) Spark SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Equities
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Python

Bitbucket
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 4 (100.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Spark SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Ab Initio Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (75.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Ab Initio
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Talend
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO