Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 19 June 2019 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 West
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 143 162
Rank change year-on-year +3 +19 +30
Contract jobs citing Bitbucket 79 50 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.32% 1.00% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.59% 5.51% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 29 25
South West median daily rate £500 £479 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +8.81% -9.74%
10th Percentile £348 £365 £337
90th Percentile £608 £565 £645
England median daily rate £500 £479 £475
% change year-on-year +4.44% +0.79% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,198 907 970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.04% 18.15% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 551 574
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £280
90th Percentile £600 £563 £525
England median daily rate £488 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 32 44
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £37.50 £35.25 £35.90
90th Percentile £52.25 £52.50 £53.75
England median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year +2.35% +1.80% -1.76%

Bitbucket
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in the South West

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bitbucket in the South West

Bitbucket
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bitbucket in the South West over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bitbucket in the South West

Bitbucket
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 June 2019. 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
Wiltshire -18 44 £500 +4.44% 2
Bristol -3 13 £500 +25.00% 4
Dorset - 9 £315 -
Somerset 0 5 £465 -7.00% 5
Gloucestershire -20 2 £495 +11.24% 1
Bitbucket
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 55 (69.62%) Git (software)
2 49 (62.03%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (51.90%) JIRA
4 39 (49.37%) Confluence
5 31 (39.24%) Scrum
6 30 (37.97%) Jenkins
7 29 (36.71%) Windows
8 27 (34.18%) PowerShell
8 27 (34.18%) DevOps
9 25 (31.65%) GitHub
9 25 (31.65%) CSS
9 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
10 24 (30.38%) Security Cleared
11 22 (27.85%) VMware
12 21 (26.58%) Java
12 21 (26.58%) Node.js
13 20 (25.32%) Amazon AWS
13 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
13 20 (25.32%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (25.32%) Kanban
14 19 (24.05%) Oracle
14 19 (24.05%) Docker
14 19 (24.05%) Sass
15 18 (22.78%) REST
15 18 (22.78%) webpack
15 18 (22.78%) SC Cleared
15 18 (22.78%) Atlassian
16 17 (21.52%) ES6
16 17 (21.52%) Problem-Solving
17 16 (20.25%) Kubernetes

Bitbucket
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 39 (49.37%) Confluence
2 4 (5.06%) Mule
3 3 (3.80%) Apache
4 2 (2.53%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 25 (31.65%) GitHub
2 20 (25.32%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (18.99%) npm
5 4 (5.06%) Sauce Labs
6 3 (3.80%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.27%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) HTTP
2 8 (10.13%) DNS
2 8 (10.13%) FTP
2 8 (10.13%) SMTP
2 8 (10.13%) SSH
3 1 (1.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) MySQL
3 2 (2.53%) MariaDB
3 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (69.62%) Git (software)
2 41 (51.90%) JIRA
3 30 (37.97%) Jenkins
4 18 (22.78%) webpack
5 15 (18.99%) Babel
6 11 (13.92%) Selenium
6 11 (13.92%) SonarQube
7 8 (10.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (10.13%) Cucumber
7 8 (10.13%) Maven
8 6 (7.59%) CF BOSH
8 6 (7.59%) GitLab
9 5 (6.33%) TeamCity
10 4 (5.06%) Ant
10 4 (5.06%) Artifactory
10 4 (5.06%) Cobertura
10 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
10 4 (5.06%) Gradle
10 4 (5.06%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (3.80%) JUnit
General
1 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 15 (18.99%) Banking
3 4 (5.06%) Back Office
4 2 (2.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Developer
1 15 (18.99%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (11.39%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (10.13%) JavaScript Engineer
3 8 (10.13%) PowerShell Engineer
4 6 (7.59%) Administrator
4 6 (7.59%) IT Administrator
4 6 (7.59%) IT Systems Administrator
4 6 (7.59%) Release Manager
4 6 (7.59%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (6.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (5.06%) Hybris Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Test Automation Specialist
6 4 (5.06%) Test Specialist
7 3 (3.80%) DevOps Specialist
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.53%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.65%) CSS
2 21 (26.58%) Node.js
3 19 (24.05%) Sass
4 18 (22.78%) REST
5 15 (18.99%) Enzyme
5 15 (18.99%) Jest
5 15 (18.99%) LESS
5 15 (18.99%) Redux
6 13 (16.46%) React
7 10 (12.66%) HTML
8 8 (10.13%) SOAP
9 5 (6.33%) .NET
9 5 (6.33%) .NET Core
9 5 (6.33%) Gherkin
9 5 (6.33%) Spring
10 3 (3.80%) Apache Cordova
10 3 (3.80%) PhoneGap
10 3 (3.80%) RESTful
10 3 (3.80%) Silex
10 3 (3.80%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.59%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (7.59%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (7.59%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.53%) W3C
6 1 (1.27%) iPhone
6 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Windows
2 14 (17.72%) Windows Server
3 13 (16.46%) Linux
4 7 (8.86%) Windows 10
4 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.53%) CoreOS
5 2 (2.53%) Debian
6 1 (1.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.03%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.24%) Scrum
3 27 (34.18%) DevOps
4 20 (25.32%) Kanban
5 17 (21.52%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (18.99%) Unit Testing
7 14 (17.72%) Configuration Management
8 13 (16.46%) Test Automation
9 12 (15.19%) Web Development
10 11 (13.92%) OO
10 11 (13.92%) Project Management
11 9 (11.39%) Deployment Automation
11 9 (11.39%) Infrastructure Automation
11 9 (11.39%) OOP
11 9 (11.39%) TDD
12 8 (10.13%) BDD
12 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 7 (8.86%) Reverse Engineering
13 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.18%) PowerShell
2 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
3 21 (26.58%) Java
4 17 (21.52%) ES6
5 16 (20.25%) Python
6 15 (18.99%) ES7
7 14 (17.72%) C#
8 12 (15.19%) TypeScript
9 9 (11.39%) Bash Shell
10 6 (7.59%) Ruby
11 3 (3.80%) PHP
12 2 (2.53%) SQL
13 1 (1.27%) Java 8
13 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) Security Cleared
2 18 (22.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.86%) CCNA
3 7 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.86%) MCSA
3 7 (8.86%) MCSE
3 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.86%) OCA
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (8.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (7.59%) CCENT
4 6 (7.59%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.80%) Degree
6 2 (2.53%) APMP
7 1 (1.27%) ISEB
7 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) NCSC
2 1 (1.27%) NIST
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 20 (25.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (24.05%) Docker
3 8 (10.13%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.59%) Firmware
4 6 (7.59%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (20.25%) Kubernetes
2 15 (18.99%) vCenter Server
3 10 (12.66%) Ansible
3 10 (12.66%) Puppet
4 9 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (11.39%) Terraform
5 7 (8.86%) PowerCLI
6 6 (7.59%) SCCM
7 2 (2.53%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (2.53%) Mesos
8 1 (1.27%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (1.27%) Packer
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) VMware
2 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.05%) Oracle
4 18 (22.78%) Atlassian
5 7 (8.86%) Cisco
6 6 (7.59%) SaltStack
6 6 (7.59%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.06%) hybris
7 4 (5.06%) Veracode
8 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.27%) CA
9 1 (1.27%) Splunk