Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 > Scotland
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 180 185
Rank change year-on-year +29 +5 -
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 50 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.94% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.67% 1.80% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 2
Scotland median daily rate £444 £300 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.92% +13.21% -
10th Percentile £341 £257 £223
90th Percentile £548 £425 £308
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
Scotland 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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,071 833 721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.12% 16.73% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 513 419
Scotland median daily rate £410 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £285 £270 £257
90th Percentile £575 £538 £465
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 10
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.34% +0.91% +6.49%
10th Percentile £29.15 £32.50 £14.00
90th Percentile £44.27 £195.00 £48.54
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Bitbucket
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in Scotland

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bitbucket in Scotland

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bitbucket in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bitbucket in Scotland

Bitbucket
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bitbucket within the Scotland 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
Edinburgh +20 28 £455 +58.26% 1
Glasgow -8 21 £425 +6.25% 1
Fife - 1 £475 - 2
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 Scotland region with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 33 (66.00%) Git (software)
2 26 (52.00%) JIRA
3 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (46.00%) DevOps
5 22 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (44.00%) Java
6 20 (40.00%) Ansible
6 20 (40.00%) Docker
6 20 (40.00%) Microservices
7 19 (38.00%) Kubernetes
7 19 (38.00%) Puppet
8 18 (36.00%) Artifactory
9 17 (34.00%) Jenkins
10 16 (32.00%) REST
10 16 (32.00%) TDD
11 15 (30.00%) Banking
12 14 (28.00%) Spring
12 14 (28.00%) Kanban
13 13 (26.00%) SQL
13 13 (26.00%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
14 12 (24.00%) Oracle
14 12 (24.00%) Windows
14 12 (24.00%) Linux
14 12 (24.00%) Scrum
14 12 (24.00%) Subversion
15 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
15 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (20.00%) OpenShift
16 10 (20.00%) Redis

Bitbucket
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (12.00%) Confluence
1 6 (12.00%) IIS
2 5 (10.00%) Apache
3 4 (8.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.00%) CMS
4 2 (4.00%) nginx
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.00%) JBoss
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (20.00%) OpenShift
4 8 (16.00%) Datadog
5 7 (14.00%) IaaS
6 5 (10.00%) PaaS
7 4 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (8.00%) SaaS
7 4 (8.00%) Tricentis Tosca
8 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (4.00%) Amazon S3
8 2 (4.00%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (2.00%) Firebase
9 1 (2.00%) GitHub
9 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
9 1 (2.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) HTTP
2 5 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (4.00%) Calico
3 2 (4.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) Redis
2 7 (14.00%) Pentaho
2 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (8.00%) Couchbase
5 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (6.00%) MySQL
7 2 (4.00%) Big Data
7 2 (4.00%) DataStax
8 1 (2.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (66.00%) Git (software)
2 26 (52.00%) JIRA
3 18 (36.00%) Artifactory
4 17 (34.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (24.00%) Subversion
6 10 (20.00%) JUnit
6 10 (20.00%) TeamCity
7 9 (18.00%) Cucumber
7 9 (18.00%) IBM UrbanCode
7 9 (18.00%) Maven
7 9 (18.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (16.00%) Selenium
9 7 (14.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (14.00%) IntelliJ
10 6 (12.00%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
11 4 (8.00%) Gradle
11 4 (8.00%) HP UFT
11 4 (8.00%) Mockito
11 4 (8.00%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (30.00%) Banking
2 9 (18.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (4.00%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (2.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) BPM Developer
7 1 (2.00%) React Developer
7 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
7 1 (2.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) REST
2 14 (28.00%) Spring
3 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (20.00%) Web Services
5 9 (18.00%) .NET
6 8 (16.00%) CSS
6 8 (16.00%) Hibernate
6 8 (16.00%) HTML
6 8 (16.00%) SOAP
7 7 (14.00%) Drools
7 7 (14.00%) JPA
8 6 (12.00%) gRPC
8 6 (12.00%) Memcached
8 6 (12.00%) Node.js
8 6 (12.00%) React
9 5 (10.00%) HTML5
9 5 (10.00%) JSON
9 5 (10.00%) RESTful
9 5 (10.00%) ServiceStack
10 4 (8.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Cloud Native
1 7 (14.00%) Private Cloud
2 4 (8.00%) Fintech
2 4 (8.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) DataPower
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Linux
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Unix
3 9 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (12.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.00%) AIX
6 1 (2.00%) Android
6 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.00%) Solaris
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.00%) DevOps
3 22 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (40.00%) Microservices
5 16 (32.00%) TDD
6 14 (28.00%) Kanban
7 12 (24.00%) Scrum
8 10 (20.00%) OO
8 10 (20.00%) Web Development
9 9 (18.00%) Analytics
9 9 (18.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
11 7 (14.00%) ETL
11 7 (14.00%) Performance Attribution
11 7 (14.00%) Performance Measurement
11 7 (14.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (14.00%) Statistics
12 6 (12.00%) Asset Management
12 6 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) Java
2 13 (26.00%) SQL
3 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (14.00%) R
5 6 (12.00%) Python
6 4 (8.00%) C#
7 2 (4.00%) Perl
7 2 (4.00%) Ruby
8 1 (2.00%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Scala
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (4.00%) iptables
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (40.00%) Ansible
2 19 (38.00%) Kubernetes
2 19 (38.00%) Puppet
3 9 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (16.00%) Nagios
4 8 (16.00%) Terraform
5 5 (10.00%) Packer
5 5 (10.00%) ZABBIX
6 4 (8.00%) OpenView
6 4 (8.00%) SCOM
7 3 (6.00%) SCCM
8 2 (4.00%) HAProxy
9 1 (2.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.00%) Splunk
4 8 (16.00%) Google
5 6 (12.00%) AppDynamics
5 6 (12.00%) Atlassian
5 6 (12.00%) IBM
5 6 (12.00%) New Relic
5 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.00%) HP
6 4 (8.00%) Micro Focus
7 2 (4.00%) Adobe
7 2 (4.00%) Omniture
7 2 (4.00%) VMware
8 1 (2.00%) Apple