Period
to 21 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Greenfield Project in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Greenfield Project over the 6 months to 21 November 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 94 103
Rank change year-on-year +22 +9 +3
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 3,166 2,433 2,288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 3.33% 2.56% 2.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.66% 7.39% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,638 2,052 1,901
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £338 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £465
% change year-on-year +5.00% +7.53% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
England median hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.82% - -10.53%
10th Percentile £33.38 £41.25 £41.25
90th Percentile £43.13 £43.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £30.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% -27.65% -10.53%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32,768 32,902 33,272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.44% 34.68% 34.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,881 21,996 21,881
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £285 £263 £253
90th Percentile £669 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 993 980 1,144
England median hourly rate £21.18 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.90% - +5.10%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.17 £11.72
90th Percentile £50.95 £48.28 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.17 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.14% +0.83% +5.10%

Greenfield Project
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Greenfield Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Greenfield Project in England

Greenfield Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Greenfield Project in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Greenfield Project in England

Greenfield Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Greenfield Project in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Greenfield Project in England

Greenfield Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Greenfield Project in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Greenfield Project in England

Greenfield Project
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Greenfield Project within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
London +19 2,119 £550 +4.76% 543
South East +88 434 £500 +16.28% 127
North of England -9 208 £388 -0.32% 169
East of England +9 168 £525 +2.44% 49
South West +18 141 £425 +6.25% 60
North West -32 106 £375 - 91
Yorkshire -2 94 £400 - 72
Midlands -21 83 £450 +12.50% 80
West Midlands -35 50 £450 +20.00% 55
East Midlands +15 33 £450 +7.46% 25
North East -2 8 £385 -3.75% 6
Greenfield Project
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Greenfield Project.

1 1,462 (46.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1,059 (33.45%) Java
3 1,054 (33.29%) TDD
4 886 (27.98%) JavaScript
5 858 (27.10%) Finance
6 725 (22.90%) C#
7 682 (21.54%) Microservices
8 678 (21.42%) .NET
9 667 (21.07%) Amazon AWS
10 599 (18.92%) SQL
11 540 (17.06%) AngularJS
12 493 (15.57%) Microsoft Azure
13 490 (15.48%) React
14 486 (15.35%) Spring
15 480 (15.16%) BDD
16 478 (15.10%) DevOps
17 455 (14.37%) HTML
18 453 (14.31%) Docker
19 413 (13.04%) CSS
20 391 (12.35%) SQL Server
21 389 (12.29%) Java 8
22 370 (11.69%) RESTful
23 364 (11.50%) MVC
24 361 (11.40%) Scrum
25 354 (11.18%) Web Services
25 354 (11.18%) Jenkins
26 331 (10.45%) Git (software)
27 319 (10.08%) Banking
28 297 (9.38%) REST
29 293 (9.25%) Kubernetes

Greenfield Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 122 (3.85%) Apache Spark
2 94 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
3 69 (2.18%) Jetty
4 68 (2.15%) JBoss
5 67 (2.12%) Mule
6 66 (2.08%) MQSeries
6 66 (2.08%) Tomcat
7 65 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 63 (1.99%) Oracle Service Bus
9 43 (1.36%) CMS
10 33 (1.04%) Apache
11 23 (0.73%) NServiceBus
12 20 (0.63%) SharePoint
13 17 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
13 17 (0.54%) IIS
14 16 (0.51%) Umbraco
14 16 (0.51%) WebSphere
15 12 (0.38%) Confluence
16 11 (0.35%) Drupal
17 8 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 8 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (0.16%) Chatbot
3 4 (0.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.063%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.063%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.032%) InVision
5 1 (0.032%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.032%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 45 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
3 15 (0.47%) Markit EDM
4 12 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.28%) PolarLake
6 8 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.16%) Magento
7 5 (0.16%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.13%) Workday HCM
9 3 (0.095%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.095%) Endur
9 3 (0.095%) Payment Gateway
10 2 (0.063%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.063%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.063%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.063%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.063%) SAP Hybris
10 2 (0.063%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 667 (21.07%) Amazon AWS
2 493 (15.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 98 (3.10%) Serverless
4 78 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 64 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
6 52 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
7 50 (1.58%) Amazon S3
8 43 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
8 43 (1.36%) GitHub
8 43 (1.36%) SaaS
9 42 (1.33%) OpenShift
10 35 (1.11%) PaaS
11 29 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 25 (0.79%) IaaS
13 23 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
14 21 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
15 18 (0.57%) Azure Data Factory
16 17 (0.54%) npm
17 16 (0.51%) Amazon Glacier
18 12 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 22 (0.69%) AMQP
1 22 (0.69%) HTTP
2 16 (0.51%) SSL
3 13 (0.41%) Internet
4 10 (0.32%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.25%) Firewall
6 6 (0.19%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (0.19%) Network Security
6 6 (0.19%) WAN
7 4 (0.13%) LAN
7 4 (0.13%) Skype
8 3 (0.095%) Cisco Firepower
8 3 (0.095%) Cisco ISE
8 3 (0.095%) DAB
8 3 (0.095%) Wireless
9 2 (0.063%) Intranet
9 2 (0.063%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.063%) MPLS
9 2 (0.063%) VPN
9 2 (0.063%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 391 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 285 (9.00%) MongoDB
3 274 (8.65%) NoSQL
4 244 (7.71%) Hadoop
5 167 (5.27%) Big Data
6 113 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 83 (2.62%) Azure SQL Database
8 65 (2.05%) Couchbase
8 65 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 62 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
10 61 (1.93%) MySQL
10 61 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
11 49 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
12 44 (1.39%) Data Lake
13 40 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 39 (1.23%) Cosmos DB
15 37 (1.17%) Apache Hive
15 37 (1.17%) Power BI
16 36 (1.14%) Relational Database
17 24 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 354 (11.18%) Jenkins
2 331 (10.45%) Git (software)
3 259 (8.18%) Maven
4 122 (3.85%) Selenium
5 111 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 94 (2.97%) Cucumber
7 72 (2.27%) SpecFlow
8 66 (2.08%) JIRA
9 60 (1.90%) Visual Studio
10 58 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
11 57 (1.80%) TeamCity
12 55 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 54 (1.71%) JUnit
14 52 (1.64%) webpack
15 51 (1.61%) Jasmine
16 45 (1.42%) Artifactory
17 43 (1.36%) Mockito
17 43 (1.36%) Visual Studio Team System
18 39 (1.23%) Subversion
19 35 (1.11%) Hudson
General
1 858 (27.10%) Finance
2 319 (10.08%) Banking
3 217 (6.85%) Front Office
4 166 (5.24%) Marketing
5 160 (5.05%) Telecoms
6 141 (4.45%) Retail
7 137 (4.33%) Manufacturing
8 124 (3.92%) Electronics
9 62 (1.96%) Investment Banking
10 59 (1.86%) Law
11 52 (1.64%) Games
12 38 (1.20%) Back Office
13 34 (1.07%) Legal
14 26 (0.82%) Publishing
15 15 (0.47%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.44%) Automotive
17 10 (0.32%) Advertising
18 9 (0.28%) Billing
19 7 (0.22%) Private Banking
19 7 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2,034 (64.25%) Developer
2 646 (20.40%) Java Developer
3 357 (11.28%) .NET Developer
4 303 (9.57%) C# Developer
5 249 (7.86%) Senior Developer
6 245 (7.74%) React Developer
7 218 (6.89%) Full Stack Developer
8 185 (5.84%) DevOps Engineer
9 181 (5.72%) Angular Developer
10 173 (5.46%) JavaScript Developer
11 147 (4.64%) AWS Engineer
12 146 (4.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 144 (4.55%) Analyst
14 142 (4.49%) Architect
15 137 (4.33%) Lead Developer
16 136 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
17 106 (3.35%) Senior Java Developer
18 104 (3.28%) AWS DevOps
19 100 (3.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
20 91 (2.87%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 678 (21.42%) .NET
2 540 (17.06%) AngularJS
3 490 (15.48%) React
4 486 (15.35%) Spring
5 455 (14.37%) HTML
6 413 (13.04%) CSS
7 370 (11.69%) RESTful
8 354 (11.18%) Web Services
9 297 (9.38%) REST
10 266 (8.40%) ASP.NET
11 262 (8.28%) Spring Boot
12 252 (7.96%) Hibernate
13 248 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web API
14 246 (7.77%) Node.js
15 242 (7.64%) HTML5
16 209 (6.60%) .NET Core
17 165 (5.21%) Angular 2
18 155 (4.90%) JSON
19 153 (4.83%) CSS3
20 148 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 261 (8.24%) Fintech
2 133 (4.20%) User Experience
3 97 (3.06%) Mobile App
4 70 (2.21%) Computer Science
5 67 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 62 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
7 61 (1.93%) Fixed Income
8 52 (1.64%) Equities
9 48 (1.52%) Cloud Native
10 39 (1.23%) Derivative
11 33 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
12 29 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
13 23 (0.73%) Algorithms
14 21 (0.66%) Blog
15 20 (0.63%) Hedge funds
16 19 (0.60%) Data Structures
17 13 (0.41%) Video on Demand
18 12 (0.38%) Over-the-Top Content
18 12 (0.38%) Social Media
18 12 (0.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 203 (6.41%) Linux
2 64 (2.02%) Windows
3 62 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 60 (1.90%) Android
5 59 (1.86%) Unix
6 23 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (0.47%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.25%) OpenVMS
8 8 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.16%) CoreOS
9 5 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.13%) Solaris
11 2 (0.063%) CentOS
11 2 (0.063%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.032%) VMS
12 1 (0.032%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,462 (46.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1,054 (33.29%) TDD
3 682 (21.54%) Microservices
4 480 (15.16%) BDD
5 478 (15.10%) DevOps
6 364 (11.50%) MVC
7 361 (11.40%) Scrum
8 285 (9.00%) Test Automation
9 252 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
10 249 (7.86%) Software Engineering
11 236 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
12 210 (6.63%) OO
13 209 (6.60%) Front End Development
14 191 (6.03%) E-Commerce
15 181 (5.72%) Multithreading
16 176 (5.56%) SOA
17 138 (4.36%) Continuous Delivery
17 138 (4.36%) Programme Management
18 133 (4.20%) Digital Marketing
19 129 (4.07%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1,059 (33.45%) Java
2 886 (27.98%) JavaScript
3 725 (22.90%) C#
4 599 (18.92%) SQL
5 389 (12.29%) Java 8
6 286 (9.03%) Python
7 166 (5.24%) Scala
8 112 (3.54%) ES6
9 111 (3.51%) TypeScript
10 92 (2.91%) Java 9
11 85 (2.68%) Ruby
12 70 (2.21%) T-SQL
13 65 (2.05%) PHP
14 58 (1.83%) C++
15 55 (1.74%) PowerShell
16 49 (1.55%) C
17 44 (1.39%) Go
18 35 (1.11%) XPath
19 32 (1.01%) Kotlin
20 31 (0.98%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 86 (2.72%) Degree
2 71 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 49 (1.55%) SC Cleared
4 38 (1.20%) AWS Certification
5 29 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (0.32%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (0.25%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.19%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.16%) BC Cleared
9 5 (0.16%) CISSP
9 5 (0.16%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (0.13%) CCNP
10 4 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.13%) SSCP
11 3 (0.095%) CCIE
11 3 (0.095%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.063%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.032%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (2.27%) QA
2 11 (0.35%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.22%) PMO
4 6 (0.19%) GDPR
5 4 (0.13%) ISO 20022
5 4 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.095%) SLA
7 2 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.063%) MiFID
8 1 (0.032%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.032%) EMIR
8 1 (0.032%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.032%) P3O
System Software
1 453 (14.31%) Docker
2 31 (0.98%) HDFS
3 17 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.35%) vSphere
5 4 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.095%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.095%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.032%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.032%) etcd
7 1 (0.032%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.032%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.032%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.032%) OpenDJ
7 1 (0.032%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 293 (9.25%) Kubernetes
2 218 (6.89%) Terraform
3 213 (6.73%) Ansible
4 144 (4.55%) Puppet
5 135 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
6 60 (1.90%) Cobbler
7 33 (1.04%) Packer
8 30 (0.95%) Mesos
9 10 (0.32%) Prometheus
10 8 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
10 8 (0.25%) Kibana
11 7 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
11 7 (0.22%) logstash
11 7 (0.22%) Salt
12 6 (0.19%) Consul
12 6 (0.19%) Grafana
13 5 (0.16%) Nagios
13 5 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
14 4 (0.13%) Graphite
14 4 (0.13%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 240 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 179 (5.65%) SAP
3 159 (5.02%) Oracle
4 63 (1.99%) WSO2
5 59 (1.86%) Google
6 39 (1.23%) Tableau
7 33 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (0.76%) Splunk
9 19 (0.60%) VMware
10 17 (0.54%) Cognos
10 17 (0.54%) MuleSoft
10 17 (0.54%) Red Hat
10 17 (0.54%) Talend
11 16 (0.51%) Atlassian
11 16 (0.51%) ServiceNow
12 14 (0.44%) Reuters
13 11 (0.35%) Adobe
13 11 (0.35%) Alteryx
14 10 (0.32%) Cisco
14 10 (0.32%) Workday