Period
to 27 September 2020

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 27 September 2020 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
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 100 74 80
Rank change year-on-year -26 +6 +21
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 607 2,464 2,933
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 2.39% 3.07% 3.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.89% 9.75% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 2,083 2,496
Median daily rate £550 £538 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +4.88% +2.50%
10th Percentile £325 £375 £363
90th Percentile £775 £700 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £510
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +22.58% -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -26.32% +22.58% +103.95%

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 8,811 25,261 30,763
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.72% 31.50% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,667 16,215 20,228
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £275
90th Percentile £725 £675 £663
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 920 953
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.35 £20.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.63% +10.78% +0.85%
10th Percentile £13.11 £11.30 £12.25
90th Percentile £56.05 £53.78 £50.00
Median hourly rate £34.74 £22.34 £20.00
% change year-on-year +55.54% +11.68% -4.56%

Greenfield Project
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Greenfield Project in England

Greenfield Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Greenfield Project in England.

Daily rate trend for Greenfield Project in England

Greenfield Project
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Greenfield Project in England over the 6 months to 27 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Greenfield Project in England

Greenfield Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Greenfield Project in England.

Hourly rate trend for Greenfield Project in England

Greenfield Project
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Greenfield Project in England over the 6 months to 27 September 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 27 September 2020. 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 -20 452 £575 - 166
North of England -13 40 £375 -11.76% 123
South East +38 34 £450 -5.26% 53
Midlands +12 30 £375 -11.76% 46
West Midlands +32 28 £375 -21.05% 34
North West +1 21 £400 -5.88% 64
Yorkshire +13 19 £375 -16.67% 44
South West +1 17 £450 - 32
East of England +25 12 £525 +10.53% 16
East Midlands +13 2 - - 11
Greenfield Project
UK

For the 6 months to 27 September 2020, 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.

1 223 (36.74%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (30.15%) Azure
3 177 (29.16%) AWS
4 163 (26.85%) Finance
5 150 (24.71%) DevOps
6 145 (23.89%) Java
7 144 (23.72%) Microservices
8 143 (23.56%) Kubernetes
9 142 (23.39%) Python
10 137 (22.57%) Docker
11 133 (21.91%) SQL
12 119 (19.60%) JavaScript
13 116 (19.11%) Hedge funds
14 100 (16.47%) Asset Management
15 99 (16.31%) Web Services
16 95 (15.65%) Migration
17 94 (15.49%) Investment Management
18 89 (14.66%) Software Engineering
18 89 (14.66%) GCP
19 85 (14.00%) React
20 84 (13.84%) .NET
21 81 (13.34%) Banking
22 78 (12.85%) C#
23 74 (12.19%) Front Office
24 73 (12.03%) Google
25 72 (11.86%) SQL Server
26 70 (11.53%) Scrum
27 68 (11.20%) TDD
27 68 (11.20%) AngularJS
28 64 (10.54%) Fixed Income

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 45 (7.41%) Apache
2 18 (2.97%) Apache Spark
3 10 (1.65%) CMS
4 9 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (0.99%) Confluence
5 6 (0.99%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.49%) SAS
7 2 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.33%) Mule
7 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.33%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.16%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.16%) Drupal
8 1 (0.16%) IIS
8 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.33%) CATIA
1 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.33%) Siemens NX
2 1 (0.16%) InVision
2 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (2.97%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.66%) ION MarketView
2 4 (0.66%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.49%) Teamcenter
4 2 (0.33%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.33%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.33%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.33%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.16%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.16%) Magento
5 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.16%) Maximo
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.16%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 183 (30.15%) Azure
2 177 (29.16%) AWS
3 89 (14.66%) GCP
4 62 (10.21%) Serverless
5 47 (7.74%) AWS Lambda
6 42 (6.92%) Amazon ECS
7 41 (6.75%) Apigee
8 26 (4.28%) OpenShift
9 15 (2.47%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (2.14%) Power Platform
11 9 (1.48%) Amazon Kinesis
11 9 (1.48%) AWS CodeBuild
11 9 (1.48%) AWS CodeCommit
11 9 (1.48%) SaaS
12 7 (1.15%) PaaS
13 5 (0.82%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.82%) Azure Data Factory
13 5 (0.82%) GitHub
13 5 (0.82%) Office 365
13 5 (0.82%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.15%) Unified Communications
2 6 (0.99%) DHCP
2 6 (0.99%) DNS
3 4 (0.66%) Softphone
4 3 (0.49%) Skype
4 3 (0.49%) WAN
5 2 (0.33%) DMVPN
5 2 (0.33%) Firewall
5 2 (0.33%) HTTP
5 2 (0.33%) Internet
5 2 (0.33%) MPLS
5 2 (0.33%) WebEx
6 1 (0.16%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.16%) Network Security
6 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 50 (8.24%) MySQL
3 49 (8.07%) Amazon Redshift
4 45 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (5.11%) Big Data
6 28 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (3.13%) NoSQL
8 18 (2.97%) Data Lake
9 15 (2.47%) Hadoop
10 13 (2.14%) Azure SQL Database
11 11 (1.81%) Power BI
12 9 (1.48%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.48%) Cosmos DB
13 8 (1.32%) MongoDB
13 8 (1.32%) Relational Database
13 8 (1.32%) SAP HANA
14 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.99%) Impala
15 6 (0.99%) Redis
15 6 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (9.39%) Jenkins
2 50 (8.24%) Artifactory
3 45 (7.41%) GitLab
4 26 (4.28%) Git (software)
5 13 (2.14%) JIRA
6 8 (1.32%) PVCS
7 7 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (1.15%) webpack
8 4 (0.66%) gulp
8 4 (0.66%) Jasmine
8 4 (0.66%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.49%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.49%) ERwin
9 3 (0.49%) Grunt
9 3 (0.49%) Maven
9 3 (0.49%) NUnit
9 3 (0.49%) Selenium
9 3 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.33%) CircleCI
10 2 (0.33%) JUnit
General
1 163 (26.85%) Finance
2 81 (13.34%) Banking
3 74 (12.19%) Front Office
4 34 (5.60%) Public Sector
5 15 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.31%) Retail
7 13 (2.14%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.65%) Marketing
9 7 (1.15%) Law
9 7 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.99%) Games
10 6 (0.99%) Legal
11 5 (0.82%) Advertising
11 5 (0.82%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.82%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.66%) Back Office
12 4 (0.66%) Electronics
13 3 (0.49%) Automotive
14 2 (0.33%) Billing
14 2 (0.33%) Police
Job Titles
1 287 (47.28%) Developer
2 81 (13.34%) Java Developer
3 69 (11.37%) Software Engineer
4 68 (11.20%) Architect
5 64 (10.54%) AWS Engineer
6 63 (10.38%) AWS Developer
7 60 (9.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 51 (8.40%) AWS Software Engineer
9 50 (8.24%) .NET Developer
10 45 (7.41%) Java Engineer
10 45 (7.41%) SQL Developer
11 43 (7.08%) Java Software Engineer
12 42 (6.92%) Java Software Developer
13 36 (5.93%) React Developer
14 30 (4.94%) Analyst
15 28 (4.61%) AWS Architect
16 27 (4.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 26 (4.28%) Data Engineer
18 25 (4.12%) DevOps Engineer
19 23 (3.79%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (16.31%) Web Services
2 85 (14.00%) React
3 84 (13.84%) .NET
4 68 (11.20%) AngularJS
5 51 (8.40%) .NET Core
6 49 (8.07%) Node.js
7 47 (7.74%) HTML
8 42 (6.92%) OAuth
8 42 (6.92%) Swagger
9 41 (6.75%) gRPC
10 30 (4.94%) ASP.NET
11 29 (4.78%) CSS
12 26 (4.28%) Kafka
12 26 (4.28%) Redux
13 23 (3.79%) ASP.NET Core
13 23 (3.79%) Vue.js
14 21 (3.46%) GraphQL
15 17 (2.80%) HTML5
15 17 (2.80%) Spring
16 15 (2.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 116 (19.11%) Hedge funds
2 64 (10.54%) Fixed Income
3 60 (9.88%) Derivative
4 40 (6.59%) Equities
5 33 (5.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (3.46%) Credit Derivative
7 20 (3.29%) User Experience
8 18 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (2.80%) Equity Derivative
10 14 (2.31%) FMCG
11 9 (1.48%) Blog
11 9 (1.48%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.15%) Cloud Native
13 6 (0.99%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.99%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.82%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.82%) Virtual Team
15 4 (0.66%) Reference Data
15 4 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.46%) Linux
2 8 (1.32%) OpenVMS
3 7 (1.15%) Android
4 5 (0.82%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.66%) Windows
6 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.33%) Unix
7 1 (0.16%) AIX
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.16%) CentOS
7 1 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (36.74%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (24.71%) DevOps
3 144 (23.72%) Microservices
4 100 (16.47%) Asset Management
5 95 (15.65%) Migration
6 94 (15.49%) Investment Management
7 89 (14.66%) Software Engineering
8 70 (11.53%) Scrum
9 68 (11.20%) TDD
10 59 (9.72%) Fintech
11 42 (6.92%) Front End Development
12 33 (5.44%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (5.11%) Analytics
14 27 (4.45%) Data Modelling
15 25 (4.12%) ETL
16 24 (3.95%) Data Engineering
16 24 (3.95%) Problem-Solving
16 24 (3.95%) Project Management
17 23 (3.79%) E-Commerce
18 22 (3.62%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (23.89%) Java
2 142 (23.39%) Python
3 133 (21.91%) SQL
4 119 (19.60%) JavaScript
5 78 (12.85%) C#
6 55 (9.06%) TypeScript
7 33 (5.44%) C
8 32 (5.27%) R
9 23 (3.79%) C++
10 16 (2.64%) Kotlin
10 16 (2.64%) T-SQL
11 13 (2.14%) Scala
12 11 (1.81%) PHP
13 7 (1.15%) Fortran
13 7 (1.15%) Java 8
13 7 (1.15%) Perl
13 7 (1.15%) Ruby
14 5 (0.82%) ES6
15 3 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 52 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 45 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 10 (1.65%) Degree
4 7 (1.15%) AWS Certification
4 7 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (0.99%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.33%) CCNP
7 2 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.79%) QA
2 19 (3.13%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.82%) GDPR
4 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.16%) EMIR
5 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.16%) IFRS
5 1 (0.16%) MiFID
5 1 (0.16%) NIST
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) PMO
5 1 (0.16%) WAI
5 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 137 (22.57%) Docker
2 5 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.33%) HDFS
4 1 (0.16%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 143 (23.56%) Kubernetes
2 21 (3.46%) Terraform
3 18 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (2.64%) Ansible
5 5 (0.82%) Puppet
6 1 (0.16%) Grafana
6 1 (0.16%) MIIS
6 1 (0.16%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 73 (12.03%) Google
2 59 (9.72%) Oracle
3 31 (5.11%) Microsoft
4 29 (4.78%) SAP
5 12 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (1.48%) Databricks
7 7 (1.15%) Tableau
7 7 (1.15%) Talend
8 6 (0.99%) Infoblox
8 6 (0.99%) Splunk
9 4 (0.66%) ION Trading
9 4 (0.66%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.49%) Ariba
10 3 (0.49%) Cisco
10 3 (0.49%) Cloudera
10 3 (0.49%) Informatica
10 3 (0.49%) Siemens
10 3 (0.49%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.33%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.33%) Xamarin