Period
to 27 October 2020

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 27 October 2020 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
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 206 309
Rank change year-on-year +66 +103 -41
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 29 137 85
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.80% 1.00% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.60% 6.05% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 81 46
Median daily rate £522 £451 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.74% +9.67% -8.61%
10th Percentile £325 £350 £313
90th Percentile £570 £580 £500
England median daily rate £471 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.75% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.91 - £56.25
England median hourly rate £45.91 - £51.25

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 518 2,263 3,173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.32% 16.54% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 1,341 1,979
Median daily rate £453 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £313
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
England median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.63% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 59
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £21.25 £19.15 £31.30
90th Percentile £62.03 £81.00 £53.75
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Bitbucket in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Bitbucket in the South East

Bitbucket
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bitbucket in the South East over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Bitbucket in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Bitbucket in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Bitbucket in the South East

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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 27 October 2020. 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
Hampshire +47 15 £388 -8.82% 4
West Sussex +29 6 £522 +0.38% 1
Thames Valley +96 5 £350 -30.52% 5
Oxfordshire +41 3 £350 -46.15% 1
Surrey +60 2 £550 +33.33%
Berkshire +80 1 - - 3
Buckinghamshire +41 1 - - 1
Sussex - 1 £550 -
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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 21 (72.41%) DevOps
2 20 (68.97%) JIRA
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (51.72%) Confluence
5 13 (44.83%) SQL
6 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
7 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
7 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
8 10 (34.48%) Configuration Management
8 10 (34.48%) AWS
9 9 (31.03%) Docker
9 9 (31.03%) Java
9 9 (31.03%) Linux
10 8 (27.59%) Oracle
11 7 (24.14%) VMware
11 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
12 6 (20.69%) Public Cloud
12 6 (20.69%) Driving Licence
12 6 (20.69%) Kubernetes
12 6 (20.69%) Scala
12 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
12 6 (20.69%) Scrum
12 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (20.69%) J2EE
12 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
12 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
12 6 (20.69%) Windows
12 6 (20.69%) webMethods
12 6 (20.69%) BEA
13 5 (17.24%) Active Directory

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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 15 (51.72%) Confluence
2 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
3 5 (17.24%) nginx
4 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
5 3 (10.34%) Apache
5 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
5 3 (10.34%) WordPress
6 2 (6.90%) Moodle
6 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (3.45%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) AWS
2 4 (13.79%) GitHub
3 3 (10.34%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (3.45%) Algolia
4 1 (3.45%) Azure
4 1 (3.45%) GCP
4 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.45%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) DHCP
1 4 (13.79%) DNS
1 4 (13.79%) VSAN
2 3 (10.34%) Skype
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) BGP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.45%) DMVPN
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) Multicast
4 1 (3.45%) OSPF
4 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.45%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 20 (68.97%) JIRA
2 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.34%) GitLab
4 3 (10.34%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (10.34%) Terragrunt
5 2 (6.90%) Cypress.io
5 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
5 2 (6.90%) Selenium
5 2 (6.90%) webpack
6 1 (3.45%) FishEye
6 1 (3.45%) JUnit
6 1 (3.45%) LabVIEW
6 1 (3.45%) Maven
6 1 (3.45%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.45%) Subversion
6 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.45%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
1 3 (10.34%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Law
2 1 (3.45%) Police
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Scala Developer
4 5 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Architect
5 4 (13.79%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (10.34%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (10.34%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) WordPress Developer
7 2 (6.90%) AWS Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Virtualisation Architect
7 2 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) J2EE
2 4 (13.79%) Node.js
3 3 (10.34%) .NET
3 3 (10.34%) REST
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Core
4 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.90%) CSS
4 2 (6.90%) Express
4 2 (6.90%) Flash
4 2 (6.90%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (6.90%) HTML
4 2 (6.90%) OAuth
4 2 (6.90%) React
4 2 (6.90%) Redux
4 2 (6.90%) SAML
4 2 (6.90%) Sass
4 2 (6.90%) Swagger
4 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.45%) Retrofit
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.69%) Driving Licence
2 6 (20.69%) Public Cloud
3 4 (13.79%) Private Cloud
4 3 (10.34%) PKI
5 2 (6.90%) Clustering
5 2 (6.90%) Replication
5 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.45%) e-Learning
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (3.45%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2019
5 3 (10.34%) CentOS
5 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
5 3 (10.34%) Unix
6 1 (3.45%) Android
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) DevOps
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) Configuration Management
4 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
5 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
5 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
5 5 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (17.24%) Process Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (10.34%) Migration
7 3 (10.34%) TDD
7 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
8 2 (6.90%) SOA
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) Java
3 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
3 6 (20.69%) Scala
4 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
4 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 5 (17.24%) Python
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.34%) Ruby
7 2 (6.90%) C#
7 2 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) Java 8
7 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.45%) Bourne shell
8 1 (3.45%) C
8 1 (3.45%) C-shell
8 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.45%) Perl
8 1 (3.45%) sed
8 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.34%) MCSE
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.90%) MCSA
5 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.45%) CCDA
5 1 (3.45%) CCIE
5 1 (3.45%) CCNP
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) VCAP
5 1 (3.45%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) NCSC
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Docker
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.24%) VMware NSX
4 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (10.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Kubernetes
2 5 (17.24%) Puppet
3 4 (13.79%) Terraform
3 4 (13.79%) vCenter Server
4 2 (6.90%) Ambari
4 2 (6.90%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (6.90%) HAProxy
4 2 (6.90%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (6.90%) ZABBIX
5 1 (3.45%) Ansible
5 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.45%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) BEA
3 6 (20.69%) webMethods
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) Veeam
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Embarcadero
6 1 (3.45%) Google
6 1 (3.45%) Klocwork
6 1 (3.45%) MathWorks
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.45%) Sonatype
6 1 (3.45%) WooCommerce