Period
to 29 November 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 November 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 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 71 61 40
Rank change year-on-year -10 -21 -7
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 125 64 291
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.13% 3.31% 5.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.53% 9.37% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 54 265
10th Percentile £425 £389 £450
25th Percentile £513 £463 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £613 £550 £575
Median % change year-on-year +11.36% -4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £675 £747 £638
90th Percentile £700 £768 £700
Central London median daily rate £613 £625 £575
% change year-on-year -2.00% +8.70% +4.55%
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 1,466 683 1,738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.74% 35.32% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,116 486 1,344
10th Percentile £381 £326 £300
25th Percentile £488 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
75th Percentile £688 £638 £625
90th Percentile £788 £725 £700
Central London median daily rate £575 £533 £525
% change year-on-year +7.98% +1.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 23
10th Percentile £20.80 £14.33 £12.15
25th Percentile £32.83 £22.75 £13.01
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.50 £20.83
Median % change year-on-year +8.45% +70.43% +8.21%
75th Percentile £56.88 £43.00 £23.34
90th Percentile £62.55 £47.40 £48.38
Central London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +52.38% +9.09%

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 November 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 November 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 38 (30.40%) TDD
2 31 (24.80%) Java
3 30 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (24.00%) Microservices
4 29 (23.20%) Fintech
5 26 (20.80%) Games
6 25 (20.00%) Kotlin
7 24 (19.20%) DevOps
8 23 (18.40%) Finance
9 19 (15.20%) Kubernetes
9 19 (15.20%) Azure
9 19 (15.20%) AWS
9 19 (15.20%) Kafka
10 18 (14.40%) Docker
11 16 (12.80%) Terraform
11 16 (12.80%) Spring
12 15 (12.00%) React
13 13 (10.40%) GCP
13 13 (10.40%) JavaScript
14 12 (9.60%) Banking
14 12 (9.60%) Apache Spark
15 11 (8.80%) RESTful
15 11 (8.80%) C#
15 11 (8.80%) .NET
15 11 (8.80%) Microsoft
16 10 (8.00%) Python
16 10 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (8.00%) Git (software)
16 10 (8.00%) GraphQL
16 10 (8.00%) Full Stack Development

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 12 (9.60%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.40%) Apache
2 3 (2.40%) IIS
3 1 (0.80%) CMS
3 1 (0.80%) nginx
3 1 (0.80%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Sketch
2 1 (0.80%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.20%) AWS
1 19 (15.20%) Azure
2 13 (10.40%) GCP
3 9 (7.20%) PaaS
3 9 (7.20%) Serverless
4 7 (5.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (4.80%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (3.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (3.20%) Azure Service Bus
6 4 (3.20%) SaaS
7 3 (2.40%) IaaS
7 3 (2.40%) NuGet
8 2 (1.60%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.60%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (1.60%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (0.80%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.80%) Azure Logic Apps
9 1 (0.80%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.80%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 1 (0.80%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.40%) HTTP
2 1 (0.80%) BGP
2 1 (0.80%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.80%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (0.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (0.80%) SSL
2 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (5.60%) Redis
3 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.20%) Big Data
4 4 (3.20%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.60%) Flink
6 2 (1.60%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.60%) MySQL
6 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.80%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.80%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.80%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.40%) CircleCI
3 7 (5.60%) GoCD
4 6 (4.80%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.00%) JIRA
6 4 (3.20%) Selenium
7 3 (2.40%) Postman
7 3 (2.40%) Robot Framework
7 3 (2.40%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.40%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.60%) Cypress.io
8 2 (1.60%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.60%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.60%) Maven
8 2 (1.60%) Protractor
9 1 (0.80%) ERwin
9 1 (0.80%) JMeter
9 1 (0.80%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.80%) TestComplete
General
1 26 (20.80%) Games
2 23 (18.40%) Finance
3 12 (9.60%) Banking
4 8 (6.40%) Social Skills
5 6 (4.80%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.00%) Front Office
7 4 (3.20%) Back Office
8 3 (2.40%) Retail
9 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.80%) Law
9 1 (0.80%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 75 (60.00%) Developer
2 21 (16.80%) Java Developer
3 9 (7.20%) Architect
3 9 (7.20%) Engineering Manager
4 7 (5.60%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (5.60%) Scala Developer
5 6 (4.80%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (4.80%) React Developer
5 6 (4.80%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (3.20%) Analyst
7 4 (3.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.40%) .NET Developer
8 3 (2.40%) Angular Developer
8 3 (2.40%) Business Analyst
8 3 (2.40%) E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (2.40%) Python Developer
8 3 (2.40%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (2.40%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.20%) Kafka
2 16 (12.80%) Spring
3 15 (12.00%) React
4 11 (8.80%) .NET
4 11 (8.80%) RESTful
5 10 (8.00%) GraphQL
6 7 (5.60%) Akka
6 7 (5.60%) AngularJS
6 7 (5.60%) Apache Avro
6 7 (5.60%) Play Framework
6 7 (5.60%) Scalaz
7 6 (4.80%) .NET Core
8 5 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (4.00%) Spring Boot
9 4 (3.20%) CSS
9 4 (3.20%) HTML
9 4 (3.20%) Node.js
9 4 (3.20%) Redux
10 3 (2.40%) HTML5
10 3 (2.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.20%) Fixed Income
1 4 (3.20%) User Experience
2 3 (2.40%) Cloud Native
2 3 (2.40%) Market Risk
3 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.80%) CMDB
4 1 (0.80%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.80%) Derivative
4 1 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.80%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (0.80%) Podcast
4 1 (0.80%) Synthetic Equity
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.40%) Linux
1 3 (2.40%) Unix
2 1 (0.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.40%) TDD
2 30 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (24.00%) Microservices
3 29 (23.20%) Fintech
4 24 (19.20%) DevOps
5 10 (8.00%) Full Stack Development
6 9 (7.20%) Scrum
6 9 (7.20%) SDLC
6 9 (7.20%) Test Automation
7 8 (6.40%) Software Engineering
8 7 (5.60%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (5.60%) Event-Driven
9 6 (4.80%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.80%) Migration
9 6 (4.80%) Wealth Management
10 5 (4.00%) BDD
10 5 (4.00%) Deployment Automation
10 5 (4.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 5 (4.00%) Web Development
11 4 (3.20%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.80%) Java
2 25 (20.00%) Kotlin
3 13 (10.40%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.80%) C#
5 10 (8.00%) Python
6 9 (7.20%) Scala
7 6 (4.80%) Ruby
8 5 (4.00%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.40%) PHP
10 2 (1.60%) C++
10 2 (1.60%) ES6
10 2 (1.60%) Java 11
10 2 (1.60%) SQL
11 1 (0.80%) Bicep
11 1 (0.80%) Go
11 1 (0.80%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (1.60%) Degree
1 2 (1.60%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.80%) CCNP
2 1 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (14.40%) Docker
2 4 (3.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (15.20%) Kubernetes
2 16 (12.80%) Terraform
3 7 (5.60%) Ansible
4 2 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (8.80%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.40%) Oracle
3 2 (1.60%) Cisco
4 1 (0.80%) Arista
4 1 (0.80%) F5
4 1 (0.80%) Google
4 1 (0.80%) SAP
4 1 (0.80%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.80%) Splunk
4 1 (0.80%) Telerik
4 1 (0.80%) VMware