Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 101 105
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 +27
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 2426 2313 2241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.56% 2.37% 2.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.54% 7.14% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2044 1922 1824
England median daily rate £513 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £340 £325 £318
90th Percentile £650 £638 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.53% +28.38%
10th Percentile £41.25 £41.25 £28.70
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.75 £88.50
UK median hourly rate £30.75 £42.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year -27.65% -10.53% +28.38%

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 32180 32386 34369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.94% 33.20% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21580 21357 22239
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1119 1351
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £19.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.39% +6.06%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £20.63 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +0.62% +5.13% +8.33%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +10 1631 £525 +5.00% 246
South East -3 227 £430 +1.18% 74
North of England -15 211 £390 +0.65% 88
East of England +42 159 £513 +20.59% 37
North West -19 117 £375 - 46
South West -20 95 £400 - 30
Midlands +1 92 £400 - 37
Yorkshire -17 83 £400 - 38
West Midlands +24 65 £375 -6.25% 20
East Midlands -38 27 £400 - 17
North East +47 10 £400 -20.60% 4
Greenfield Project
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Greenfield Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Greenfield Project.

1 1102 (45.42%) Agile Software Development
2 696 (28.69%) Java
3 660 (27.21%) JavaScript
4 653 (26.92%) Finance
5 583 (24.03%) TDD
6 554 (22.84%) C#
7 481 (19.83%) .NET
8 434 (17.89%) SQL
9 419 (17.27%) AngularJS
10 412 (16.98%) HTML
11 383 (15.79%) CSS
12 309 (12.74%) React
13 300 (12.37%) BDD
14 295 (12.16%) Scrum
15 287 (11.83%) MVC
16 278 (11.46%) Banking
17 276 (11.38%) SQL Server
18 271 (11.17%) DevOps
19 267 (11.01%) Amazon AWS
20 244 (10.06%) Git (software)
21 232 (9.56%) ASP.NET
22 230 (9.48%) HTML5
23 223 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
24 220 (9.07%) SAP
25 218 (8.99%) Multithreading
26 216 (8.90%) Spring
27 205 (8.45%) Web Services
28 199 (8.20%) Python
28 199 (8.20%) Node.js
29 198 (8.16%) Microservices

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 80 (3.30%) Mule
2 77 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 74 (3.05%) Oracle Service Bus
4 55 (2.27%) Apache Spark
5 53 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
5 53 (2.18%) Tomcat
6 41 (1.69%) JBoss
7 39 (1.61%) Jetty
8 31 (1.28%) NServiceBus
9 28 (1.15%) Apache
10 27 (1.11%) CMS
11 22 (0.91%) Confluence
12 18 (0.74%) Umbraco
13 15 (0.62%) WebSphere
14 12 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.49%) Drupal
15 11 (0.45%) IIS
15 11 (0.45%) Oracle Coherence
15 11 (0.45%) SharePoint
16 10 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (0.54%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.37%) InVision
3 8 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.082%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.082%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 45 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
2 23 (0.95%) ION MarketView
3 19 (0.78%) Markit EDM
4 15 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
5 9 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.37%) SAP CO
5 9 (0.37%) SAP FI
6 7 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.25%) SAP MM
8 5 (0.21%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.16%) Endur
9 4 (0.16%) Maximo
9 4 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.16%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 267 (11.01%) Amazon AWS
2 172 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.28%) Amazon S3
3 31 (1.28%) OpenShift
4 25 (1.03%) PaaS
5 24 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
6 23 (0.95%) Serverless
7 21 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
7 21 (0.87%) SaaS
8 20 (0.82%) npm
9 16 (0.66%) GitHub
10 12 (0.49%) Google Analytics
11 10 (0.41%) Office 365
12 9 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
14 7 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
15 6 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.49%) Firewall
1 12 (0.49%) Skype
2 11 (0.45%) Internet
2 11 (0.45%) TCP/IP
3 9 (0.37%) HTTP
3 9 (0.37%) SMS
4 8 (0.33%) SAN
5 7 (0.29%) NAS
6 6 (0.25%) WAN
7 4 (0.16%) 4G
7 4 (0.16%) MVNO
7 4 (0.16%) SSL
8 3 (0.12%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.12%) LTE
8 3 (0.12%) SNMP
8 3 (0.12%) VPN
8 3 (0.12%) Wireless
9 2 (0.082%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.082%) LAN
9 2 (0.082%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (11.38%) SQL Server
2 169 (6.97%) NoSQL
3 134 (5.52%) MongoDB
4 100 (4.12%) Hadoop
5 94 (3.87%) MySQL
6 83 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
7 82 (3.38%) Big Data
8 72 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
9 64 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 62 (2.56%) Relational Database
11 56 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
12 45 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 44 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
14 42 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 36 (1.48%) RDBMS
15 36 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
16 35 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
17 33 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
18 32 (1.32%) Apache Hive
18 32 (1.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 244 (10.06%) Git (software)
2 185 (7.63%) Maven
3 138 (5.69%) Jenkins
4 100 (4.12%) Selenium
5 86 (3.54%) JIRA
6 83 (3.42%) Cucumber
7 63 (2.60%) SpecFlow
7 63 (2.60%) TeamCity
8 54 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 50 (2.06%) Subversion
10 43 (1.77%) JUnit
11 38 (1.57%) WebDriver
12 33 (1.36%) NUnit
13 31 (1.28%) Visual Studio
14 30 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
15 28 (1.15%) gulp
16 24 (0.99%) Grunt
17 23 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 22 (0.91%) SoapUI
19 20 (0.82%) Jasmine
General
1 653 (26.92%) Finance
2 278 (11.46%) Banking
3 162 (6.68%) Marketing
4 155 (6.39%) Telecoms
5 150 (6.18%) Manufacturing
6 138 (5.69%) Front Office
7 133 (5.48%) Investment Banking
8 132 (5.44%) Electronics
9 81 (3.34%) Retail
10 26 (1.07%) Financial Institution
11 25 (1.03%) Advertising
12 21 (0.87%) Games
13 19 (0.78%) Back Office
13 19 (0.78%) Law
14 16 (0.66%) Publishing
15 8 (0.33%) Legal
16 7 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.16%) Automotive
17 4 (0.16%) Billing
17 4 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1515 (62.45%) Developer
2 358 (14.76%) Java Developer
3 264 (10.88%) C# Developer
4 206 (8.49%) Senior Developer
5 203 (8.37%) .NET Developer
6 168 (6.92%) Full Stack Developer
7 162 (6.68%) JavaScript Developer
8 140 (5.77%) Agile Developer
9 128 (5.28%) Analyst
10 113 (4.66%) Architect
11 108 (4.45%) Consultant
12 102 (4.20%) Angular Developer
13 99 (4.08%) Lead Developer
14 92 (3.79%) C# .NET Developer
15 91 (3.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 86 (3.54%) DevOps Engineer
17 85 (3.50%) Business Analyst
18 77 (3.17%) SQL Developer
19 71 (2.93%) Senior Java Developer
20 66 (2.72%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 481 (19.83%) .NET
2 419 (17.27%) AngularJS
3 412 (16.98%) HTML
4 383 (15.79%) CSS
5 309 (12.74%) React
6 232 (9.56%) ASP.NET
7 230 (9.48%) HTML5
8 216 (8.90%) Spring
9 205 (8.45%) Web Services
10 199 (8.20%) Node.js
11 198 (8.16%) RESTful
12 186 (7.67%) JSON
13 183 (7.54%) XML
14 174 (7.17%) REST
15 156 (6.43%) ASP.NET Web API
16 154 (6.35%) CSS3
17 138 (5.69%) jQuery
18 119 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
18 119 (4.91%) Swagger
19 117 (4.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 104 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 100 (4.12%) Fintech
3 96 (3.96%) Fixed Income
4 94 (3.87%) User Experience
5 87 (3.59%) Mobile App
6 81 (3.34%) Derivative
7 64 (2.64%) Analytical Skills
8 59 (2.43%) Equities
9 49 (2.02%) Hedge funds
10 44 (1.81%) Computer Science
11 30 (1.24%) Market Risk
12 27 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
13 24 (0.99%) Equity Derivative
14 23 (0.95%) Data Structures
15 21 (0.87%) Credit Risk
16 20 (0.82%) Algorithms
17 13 (0.54%) CMDB
18 11 (0.45%) Virtual Team
19 10 (0.41%) Tandem
20 9 (0.37%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 186 (7.67%) Linux
2 76 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 70 (2.89%) Android
4 65 (2.68%) Unix
5 38 (1.57%) Windows
6 29 (1.20%) CentOS
7 25 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (0.74%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.21%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.082%) AIX
12 2 (0.082%) Nucleus RTOS
12 2 (0.082%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.041%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.041%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.041%) VMS
13 1 (0.041%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.041%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.041%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1102 (45.42%) Agile Software Development
2 583 (24.03%) TDD
3 300 (12.37%) BDD
4 295 (12.16%) Scrum
5 287 (11.83%) MVC
6 271 (11.17%) DevOps
7 223 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
8 218 (8.99%) Multithreading
9 198 (8.16%) Microservices
10 185 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
11 175 (7.21%) OO
12 161 (6.64%) Test Automation
13 149 (6.14%) Front End Development
14 146 (6.02%) Programme Management
15 144 (5.94%) SOA
16 136 (5.61%) Software Engineering
17 135 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
18 132 (5.44%) Low Latency
19 131 (5.40%) Electronic Trading
20 124 (5.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 696 (28.69%) Java
2 660 (27.21%) JavaScript
3 554 (22.84%) C#
4 434 (17.89%) SQL
5 199 (8.20%) Python
6 129 (5.32%) Scala
7 99 (4.08%) XPath
8 85 (3.50%) Ruby
9 84 (3.46%) T-SQL
10 75 (3.09%) ES6
11 72 (2.97%) C++
11 72 (2.97%) TypeScript
12 47 (1.94%) PHP
13 43 (1.77%) C
14 35 (1.44%) Objective-C
15 31 (1.28%) Apple Swift
15 31 (1.28%) Bash Shell
16 29 (1.20%) Perl
17 25 (1.03%) Go
17 25 (1.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 55 (2.27%) Degree
2 53 (2.18%) Security Cleared
3 50 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 23 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (0.29%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.21%) PMP
8 4 (0.16%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.12%) CCNA
9 3 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.12%) HND
9 3 (0.12%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.082%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.082%) ISEB
10 2 (0.082%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.082%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.082%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.041%) CISM
11 1 (0.041%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (3.79%) QA
2 18 (0.74%) MiFID
3 14 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (0.58%) GDPR
4 12 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.49%) PMO
5 9 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.29%) SLA
7 4 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.082%) COBIT
9 2 (0.082%) GAAP
9 2 (0.082%) HL7
10 1 (0.041%) IEC 62304
10 1 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.041%) NIST 800
System Software
1 174 (7.17%) Docker
2 27 (1.11%) HDFS
3 17 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.66%) Apache Flume
5 9 (0.37%) Active Directory
5 9 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.12%) XenApp
7 2 (0.082%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.082%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.041%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.041%) LXC
8 1 (0.041%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 110 (4.53%) Ansible
2 81 (3.34%) Puppet
3 77 (3.17%) Kubernetes
4 60 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
5 40 (1.65%) Terraform
6 27 (1.11%) Cobbler
7 21 (0.87%) ZABBIX
8 15 (0.62%) Mesos
9 14 (0.58%) Oozie
10 10 (0.41%) Nagios
11 9 (0.37%) Netcool
12 6 (0.25%) MOM
12 6 (0.25%) Packer
13 5 (0.21%) Grafana
13 5 (0.21%) Kibana
13 5 (0.21%) Sysdig
14 4 (0.16%) Cacti
14 4 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
15 3 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
16 2 (0.082%) logstash
Vendors
1 220 (9.07%) SAP
2 176 (7.25%) Oracle
3 157 (6.47%) Microsoft
4 77 (3.17%) WSO2
5 45 (1.85%) Google
6 38 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
7 37 (1.53%) ServiceNow
8 34 (1.40%) ION Trading
9 30 (1.24%) Sitecore
10 27 (1.11%) Red Hat
11 26 (1.07%) IBM
12 22 (0.91%) Cloudera
12 22 (0.91%) VMware
12 22 (0.91%) Xamarin
13 19 (0.78%) Tableau
14 15 (0.62%) Splunk
15 13 (0.54%) TIBCO
16 12 (0.49%) Apigee
16 12 (0.49%) Sybase
17 11 (0.45%) Hortonworks