Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 274 368
Rank change year-on-year -9 +94 +19
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 98 97 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.60% 0.093%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.22% 3.58% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 83 13
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +53.85%
England median daily rate £479 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +0.79% - +40.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median hourly rate £63.25 - -
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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3,045 2,707 2,698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.12% 16.83% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,856 1,612 1,718
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +9.59%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £575 £538 £526
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 84 85
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £33.25 £15.00 £31.45
90th Percentile £52.50 £57.50 £59.31
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 the South East

Job postings citing Bitbucket as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in the South East

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bitbucket in the South East

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bitbucket in the South East over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bitbucket in the South East

Bitbucket
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bitbucket in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bitbucket in the South East

Bitbucket
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bitbucket within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Thames Valley -19 44 £450 +12.50% 7
Berkshire -3 35 £475 +10.14% 4
Hampshire +3 31 £425 -8.11% 6
Surrey -21 15 £375 -21.05% 4
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £418 +4.38% 1
West Sussex -2 5 £488 +11.43% 3
Oxfordshire -18 2 £450 +9.09% 2
Middlesex +3 1 - -
East Sussex -6 1 - - 3
Kent - 1 £300 - 7
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 59 (60.20%) Jenkins
2 58 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (58.16%) JIRA
4 45 (45.92%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (35.71%) DevOps
6 34 (34.69%) Test Automation
7 33 (33.67%) Git (software)
8 32 (32.65%) TDD
9 31 (31.63%) Docker
10 27 (27.55%) Amazon AWS
10 27 (27.55%) Confluence
10 27 (27.55%) Linux
11 26 (26.53%) Java
11 26 (26.53%) Selenium
12 25 (25.51%) REST
13 23 (23.47%) Atlassian
14 21 (21.43%) SDLC
15 20 (20.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 19 (19.39%) SQL
17 18 (18.37%) Python
17 18 (18.37%) Ruby
17 18 (18.37%) Scrum
17 18 (18.37%) AngularJS
18 17 (17.35%) Puppet
18 17 (17.35%) E-Commerce
18 17 (17.35%) Sonatype Nexus
19 16 (16.33%) SOAP
20 15 (15.31%) JavaScript
20 15 (15.31%) C#
20 15 (15.31%) Terraform

Bitbucket
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 27 (27.55%) Confluence
2 6 (6.12%) Apache Solr
2 6 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.10%) IIS
3 5 (5.10%) JBoss
3 5 (5.10%) SAS
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.02%) Ethereum
5 1 (1.02%) Hyperledger
5 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.02%) WildFly
5 1 (1.02%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) HipChat
2 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.02%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 27 (27.55%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.14%) GitHub
4 5 (5.10%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 4 (4.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (4.08%) IaaS
5 4 (4.08%) Sauce Labs
6 2 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.04%) BrowserStack
6 2 (2.04%) NuGet
6 2 (2.04%) Serverless
7 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.02%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Firewall
1 4 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) NoSQL
1 11 (11.22%) Redis
2 9 (9.18%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.10%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.06%) IBM BigInsights
5 3 (3.06%) Neo4j
5 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.04%) MySQL
7 1 (1.02%) Blockchain
7 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (60.20%) Jenkins
2 57 (58.16%) JIRA
3 33 (33.67%) Git (software)
4 26 (26.53%) Selenium
5 20 (20.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 17 (17.35%) Sonatype Nexus
7 14 (14.29%) Cucumber
8 10 (10.20%) Artifactory
8 10 (10.20%) JUnit
9 9 (9.18%) SoapUI
9 9 (9.18%) WebDriver
10 8 (8.16%) Subversion
11 7 (7.14%) Appium
11 7 (7.14%) Maven
12 6 (6.12%) LoadUI
12 6 (6.12%) SonarQube
13 5 (5.10%) JMeter
14 4 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (3.06%) Rhino Mocks
15 3 (3.06%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (10.20%) Finance
2 4 (4.08%) Banking
2 4 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (1.02%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (34.69%) Developer
2 23 (23.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (14.29%) Consultant
3 14 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 10 (10.20%) AWS Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) AWS DevOps
5 9 (9.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) JIRA Consultant
6 8 (8.16%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) JIRA Specialist
8 5 (5.10%) Automation Tester
8 5 (5.10%) Salesforce Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Tester
9 4 (4.08%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Architect
9 4 (4.08%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) QA Automation Tester
9 4 (4.08%) QA Tester
9 4 (4.08%) Salesforce Consultant
9 4 (4.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.51%) REST
2 18 (18.37%) AngularJS
3 16 (16.33%) SOAP
4 14 (14.29%) Java EE
5 13 (13.27%) Node.js
6 12 (12.24%) .NET
6 12 (12.24%) RESTful
6 12 (12.24%) Web Services
7 11 (11.22%) Spring
8 10 (10.20%) ASP.NET
9 8 (8.16%) .NET Core
9 8 (8.16%) HTML
10 6 (6.12%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (6.12%) Hibernate
10 6 (6.12%) HTML5
10 6 (6.12%) jQuery
10 6 (6.12%) JSON
10 6 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (6.12%) WCF
11 5 (5.10%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) iPad
2 6 (6.12%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (4.08%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.02%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.55%) Linux
2 13 (13.27%) Windows
3 5 (5.10%) Android
3 5 (5.10%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.10%) CentOS
3 5 (5.10%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.08%) Unix
4 4 (4.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (45.92%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (35.71%) DevOps
4 34 (34.69%) Test Automation
5 32 (32.65%) TDD
6 21 (21.43%) SDLC
7 18 (18.37%) Scrum
8 17 (17.35%) E-Commerce
9 13 (13.27%) Kanban
10 12 (12.24%) MVC
10 12 (12.24%) Open Source
11 10 (10.20%) Configuration Management
12 9 (9.18%) BDD
12 9 (9.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 9 (9.18%) Software Delivery
13 7 (7.14%) Microservices
14 6 (6.12%) Inversion of Control
15 5 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (5.10%) Pair Programming
15 5 (5.10%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.53%) Java
2 19 (19.39%) SQL
3 18 (18.37%) Python
3 18 (18.37%) Ruby
4 15 (15.31%) C#
4 15 (15.31%) JavaScript
5 13 (13.27%) Groovy
6 12 (12.24%) Bash Shell
7 7 (7.14%) PHP
8 6 (6.12%) Java 8
8 6 (6.12%) Shell Script
9 5 (5.10%) Apex Code
9 5 (5.10%) Apple Swift
9 5 (5.10%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.08%) Perl
11 2 (2.04%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.02%) C++
12 1 (1.02%) ES6
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) SC Cleared
1 8 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) QA
2 5 (5.10%) PMO
System Software
1 31 (31.63%) Docker
2 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.08%) oVirt
2 4 (4.08%) RHEV
3 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (17.35%) Puppet
2 15 (15.31%) Terraform
3 14 (14.29%) Kubernetes
4 7 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (6.12%) ZABBIX
6 3 (3.06%) Ambari
6 3 (3.06%) Ansible
7 1 (1.02%) Graylog
7 1 (1.02%) Packer
7 1 (1.02%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (23.47%) Atlassian
2 9 (9.18%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.16%) Oracle
4 5 (5.10%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.06%) IBM
6 2 (2.04%) New Relic
6 2 (2.04%) Splunk
6 2 (2.04%) VMware
7 1 (1.02%) SaltStack