Period
to 29 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Greenfield Project in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Greenfield Project over the 6 months to 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Greenfield Project
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 58 61 37
Rank change year-on-year +3 -24 +14
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 126 85 330
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.68% 3.60% 5.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.34% 11.05% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 73 309
10th Percentile £413 £413 £450
25th Percentile £540 £463 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £613 £575 £550
Median % change year-on-year +6.52% +4.55% +3.77%
75th Percentile £700 £638 £625
90th Percentile £743 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £610 £575 £550
% change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £21.50

Greenfield Project is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,349 769 2,040
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.36% 32.58% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 538 1,526
10th Percentile £381 £311 £350
25th Percentile £463 £414 £446
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £590 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +12.38% - -
75th Percentile £688 £625 £625
90th Percentile £750 £700 £688
Central London median daily rate £590 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +12.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 31 44
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.42 £11.25
25th Percentile £12.38 £16.25 £12.76
Median hourly rate £23.50 £37.50 £20.25
Median % change year-on-year -37.33% +85.19% +1.25%
75th Percentile £35.56 £41.85 £37.50
90th Percentile £40.90 £47.75 £46.23
Central London median hourly rate £21.75 £36.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -40.82% +79.27% +2.50%

Greenfield Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Greenfield Project as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Greenfield Project in the City of London

Greenfield Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Greenfield Project in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Greenfield Project in the City of London

Greenfield Project
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Greenfield Project in the City of London over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Greenfield Project in the City of London

Greenfield Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Greenfield Project in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Greenfield Project in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Greenfield Project 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 City of London region with a requirement for Greenfield Project.

1 66 (52.38%) TDD
2 56 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (37.30%) Java
4 41 (32.54%) Microservices
5 35 (27.78%) React
6 34 (26.98%) JavaScript
7 32 (25.40%) .NET
8 29 (23.02%) Finance
8 29 (23.02%) Social Skills
9 28 (22.22%) DevOps
9 28 (22.22%) C#
9 28 (22.22%) Azure
10 27 (21.43%) Spring
11 26 (20.63%) Software Engineering
11 26 (20.63%) AngularJS
12 25 (19.84%) QA
12 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET
13 24 (19.05%) SQL Server
13 24 (19.05%) TypeScript
13 24 (19.05%) Kotlin
13 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET Core
14 23 (18.25%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 23 (18.25%) Microsoft
15 22 (17.46%) Active Directory
15 22 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (17.46%) SharePoint
15 22 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (17.46%) PowerShell
15 22 (17.46%) Power BI
15 22 (17.46%) Power Platform

Greenfield Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 22 (17.46%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (22.22%) Azure
2 22 (17.46%) Azure Active Directory
2 22 (17.46%) Power Platform
3 3 (2.38%) AWS
3 3 (2.38%) GCP
4 1 (0.79%) Apigee
4 1 (0.79%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 1 (0.79%) Azure Functions
4 1 (0.79%) GitHub
4 1 (0.79%) Google Play
4 1 (0.79%) IaaS
4 1 (0.79%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.79%) PaaS
4 1 (0.79%) SaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (0.79%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (0.79%) Serverless
4 1 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 22 (17.46%) Power BI
3 3 (2.38%) Big Data
3 3 (2.38%) Flink
3 3 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (17.46%) Octopus Deploy
2 14 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 13 (10.32%) JIRA
4 4 (3.17%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.38%) JUnit
6 1 (0.79%) git-flow
6 1 (0.79%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.79%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (23.02%) Finance
1 29 (23.02%) Social Skills
2 18 (14.29%) Games
3 15 (11.90%) Banking
4 14 (11.11%) Front Office
5 6 (4.76%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.38%) Legal
7 2 (1.59%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.79%) Law
8 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (65.08%) Developer
2 34 (26.98%) Java Developer
3 21 (16.67%) Technical Leader
4 9 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 9 (7.14%) E-Commerce Developer
4 9 (7.14%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 9 (7.14%) React Developer
4 9 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 6 (4.76%) Engineering Manager
5 6 (4.76%) Front Office Developer
6 5 (3.97%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (3.97%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (3.17%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 4 (3.17%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
8 3 (2.38%) Analyst
8 3 (2.38%) Architect
8 3 (2.38%) Designer
8 3 (2.38%) Market Data Developer
8 3 (2.38%) Tester
8 3 (2.38%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (27.78%) React
2 32 (25.40%) .NET
3 27 (21.43%) Spring
4 26 (20.63%) AngularJS
5 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET
6 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET Core
7 21 (16.67%) GraphQL
7 21 (16.67%) RESTful
8 16 (12.70%) Kafka
9 7 (5.56%) .NET Core
9 7 (5.56%) CSS
9 7 (5.56%) HTML
10 6 (4.76%) HTML5
10 6 (4.76%) Spring Boot
11 4 (3.17%) .NET Framework
11 4 (3.17%) Node.js
11 4 (3.17%) React Native
12 3 (2.38%) Middleware
12 3 (2.38%) Spring Batch
12 3 (2.38%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.94%) Fixed Income
2 8 (6.35%) Market Risk
3 3 (2.38%) Derivative
3 3 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (2.38%) User Experience
4 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.79%) Equities
5 1 (0.79%) Legacy Applications
5 1 (0.79%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) PKI
5 1 (0.79%) Podcast
5 1 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.59%) Android
1 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (52.38%) TDD
2 56 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (32.54%) Microservices
4 28 (22.22%) DevOps
5 26 (20.63%) Software Engineering
6 23 (18.25%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 22 (17.46%) Analytics
7 22 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (17.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 22 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (17.46%) Mentoring
8 21 (16.67%) Fintech
9 17 (13.49%) Low Latency
10 15 (11.90%) Test Automation
11 13 (10.32%) BDD
11 13 (10.32%) Competitor Analysis
12 12 (9.52%) Migration
13 11 (8.73%) API Design
13 11 (8.73%) Pair Programming
13 11 (8.73%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 47 (37.30%) Java
2 34 (26.98%) JavaScript
3 28 (22.22%) C#
4 24 (19.05%) Kotlin
4 24 (19.05%) TypeScript
5 22 (17.46%) PowerShell
6 9 (7.14%) Scala
7 7 (5.56%) SQL
8 6 (4.76%) Java 11
8 6 (4.76%) Python
9 4 (3.17%) Java 8
10 1 (0.79%) C++
10 1 (0.79%) ES6
10 1 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (19.84%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (17.46%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (10.32%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.79%) Ansible
2 1 (0.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.38%) Google
2 3 (2.38%) Perforce
2 3 (2.38%) Solace
3 2 (1.59%) Apple
3 2 (1.59%) SAP
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle
4 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.79%) Splunk