Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 264 264 379
Rank change year-on-year 0 +115 +17
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 121 89 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.73% 0.58% 0.094%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.97% 3.69% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 79 13
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +45.45%
England median daily rate £479 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +0.79% - +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
South East median hourly rate £66.50 - -
England median hourly rate £66.50 £17.01 -
% change year-on-year +291.06% - -

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 3,051 2,412 2,517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.39% 15.60% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,855 1,446 1,587
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.43% +0.06% +9.59%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 81 91
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £35.00 £15.00 £34.75
90th Percentile £67.25 £74.34 £57.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +14.74%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -6 61 £475 +18.75% 9
Berkshire +6 42 £463 +2.78% 5
Hampshire +12 30 £425 -12.82% 7
Surrey -34 13 £488 +2.63% 2
West Sussex +7 11 £444 +1.43% 2
Oxfordshire -3 10 £475 +15.15% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 9 £418 +7.74% 3
Middlesex +5 4 - - 1
Kent +11 1 £300 -9.77% 9
East Sussex -3 1 - - 2
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 67 (55.37%) Jenkins
2 64 (52.89%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (51.24%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (48.76%) JIRA
5 53 (43.80%) DevOps
6 41 (33.88%) Test Automation
7 39 (32.23%) Git (software)
8 38 (31.40%) Docker
8 38 (31.40%) Linux
9 36 (29.75%) Java
9 36 (29.75%) TDD
10 35 (28.93%) Amazon AWS
11 32 (26.45%) AngularJS
12 29 (23.97%) SDLC
13 27 (22.31%) Selenium
13 27 (22.31%) Python
14 26 (21.49%) Ruby
14 26 (21.49%) REST
15 25 (20.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 24 (19.83%) Confluence
16 24 (19.83%) Windows
16 24 (19.83%) C#
17 22 (18.18%) Configuration Management
18 21 (17.36%) Continuous Delivery
18 21 (17.36%) Sonatype Nexus
19 20 (16.53%) Atlassian
20 19 (15.70%) Scrum
20 19 (15.70%) Java EE
20 19 (15.70%) MVC
20 19 (15.70%) SQL

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 24 (19.83%) Confluence
2 12 (9.92%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (9.09%) Apache Solr
4 8 (6.61%) JBoss
5 5 (4.13%) IIS
6 3 (2.48%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.83%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.83%) Hyperledger
8 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (8.26%) HipChat
2 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.83%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 35 (28.93%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (11.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.79%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (5.79%) Serverless
4 6 (4.96%) GitHub
5 5 (4.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (4.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 4 (3.31%) Akamai
6 4 (3.31%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (3.31%) IaaS
6 4 (3.31%) OpenShift
6 4 (3.31%) Sauce Labs
7 2 (1.65%) BrowserStack
7 2 (1.65%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) Internet
2 4 (3.31%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.40%) NoSQL
2 10 (8.26%) MongoDB
2 10 (8.26%) Redis
3 7 (5.79%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.13%) MySQL
5 4 (3.31%) Neo4j
6 3 (2.48%) IBM BigInsights
6 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.65%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.83%) Big Data
8 1 (0.83%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 67 (55.37%) Jenkins
2 59 (48.76%) JIRA
3 39 (32.23%) Git (software)
4 27 (22.31%) Selenium
5 25 (20.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 21 (17.36%) Sonatype Nexus
7 15 (12.40%) SonarQube
8 14 (11.57%) Cucumber
9 13 (10.74%) JUnit
10 12 (9.92%) SoapUI
11 11 (9.09%) Artifactory
11 11 (9.09%) Subversion
12 10 (8.26%) Maven
12 10 (8.26%) WebDriver
13 9 (7.44%) Appium
13 9 (7.44%) LoadUI
14 8 (6.61%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (2.48%) Moq
15 3 (2.48%) NUnit
15 3 (2.48%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 16 (13.22%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Banking
3 4 (3.31%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Games
4 1 (0.83%) Law
4 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (40.50%) Developer
2 37 (30.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (16.53%) Java Developer
4 15 (12.40%) AWS DevOps
5 14 (11.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 14 (11.57%) AWS Engineer
5 14 (11.57%) Senior DevOps
5 14 (11.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.44%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 8 (6.61%) .NET Developer
7 8 (6.61%) Angular Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Consultant
9 6 (4.96%) Automation Tester
9 6 (4.96%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Tester
10 5 (4.13%) Architect
10 5 (4.13%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) QA Tester
10 5 (4.13%) Salesforce Developer
10 5 (4.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.45%) AngularJS
2 26 (21.49%) REST
3 19 (15.70%) Java EE
3 19 (15.70%) SOAP
4 18 (14.88%) .NET
5 16 (13.22%) ASP.NET
5 16 (13.22%) Node.js
6 15 (12.40%) Spring
6 15 (12.40%) Web Services
7 11 (9.09%) Ajax
7 11 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
7 11 (9.09%) Hibernate
8 10 (8.26%) Angular 2
9 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (6.61%) HTML
11 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET Core
11 7 (5.79%) HTML5
11 7 (5.79%) RESTful
12 6 (4.96%) .NET Core
12 6 (4.96%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.92%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.44%) iPad
3 7 (5.79%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.79%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.31%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (3.31%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Fintech
5 1 (0.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 38 (31.40%) Linux
2 24 (19.83%) Windows
3 7 (5.79%) Android
3 7 (5.79%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.79%) Mac OS X
4 5 (4.13%) CentOS
4 5 (4.13%) Unix
5 4 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.31%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (52.89%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (51.24%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (43.80%) DevOps
4 41 (33.88%) Test Automation
5 36 (29.75%) TDD
6 29 (23.97%) SDLC
7 22 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 21 (17.36%) Continuous Delivery
9 19 (15.70%) MVC
9 19 (15.70%) Scrum
10 18 (14.88%) E-Commerce
11 15 (12.40%) Kanban
12 13 (10.74%) Open Source
13 12 (9.92%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 12 (9.92%) Software Engineering
14 10 (8.26%) Code Coverage
14 10 (8.26%) Static Code Analysis
15 9 (7.44%) BDD
16 8 (6.61%) Microservices
16 8 (6.61%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 36 (29.75%) Java
2 27 (22.31%) Python
3 26 (21.49%) Ruby
4 24 (19.83%) C#
5 19 (15.70%) SQL
6 16 (13.22%) Bash Shell
7 15 (12.40%) Groovy
7 15 (12.40%) JavaScript
8 12 (9.92%) Java 8
9 10 (8.26%) Perl
9 10 (8.26%) TypeScript
10 7 (5.79%) Apple Swift
10 7 (5.79%) PHP
10 7 (5.79%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.13%) Apex Code
11 5 (4.13%) C++
11 5 (4.13%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.83%) ES6
12 1 (0.83%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 12 (9.92%) Degree
2 6 (4.96%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.83%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) QA
System Software
1 38 (31.40%) Docker
2 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.65%) oVirt
3 2 (1.65%) RHEV
4 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (13.22%) Kubernetes
2 15 (12.40%) Terraform
3 14 (11.57%) Puppet
4 9 (7.44%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (5.79%) Ansible
6 5 (4.13%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.65%) Ambari
8 1 (0.83%) Packer
8 1 (0.83%) Salt
8 1 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (16.53%) Atlassian
2 13 (10.74%) Oracle
3 11 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 8 (6.61%) New Relic
5 7 (5.79%) Splunk
6 5 (4.13%) Google
6 5 (4.13%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.48%) IBM
8 2 (1.65%) VMware
9 1 (0.83%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.83%) SaltStack