Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 89 103
Rank change year-on-year +16 +14 +7
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 3,055 2,412 2,154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 3.35% 2.61% 2.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.03% 7.77% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,550 2,045 1,809
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £348 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
England median hourly rate £38.75 £47.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.55% +10.59% -
10th Percentile £33.38 £42.20 £15.88
90th Percentile £43.13 £70.20 £86.63
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £44.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year -8.38% +5.29% -

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 30,453 31,032 29,799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.41% 33.60% 33.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,267 20,927 19,502
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £288 £263 £256
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 898 880 1,038
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.81% +3.14% +2.56%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.24 £11.32
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £20.69 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.17% +3.28% -

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 2,123 £550 +4.76% 462
South East +64 380 £500 +16.28% 135
North of England -21 212 £400 - 186
South West +6 123 £450 +5.88% 65
East of England -23 120 £525 +2.44% 48
North West -26 107 £413 +6.45% 116
Midlands -17 91 £450 +12.50% 67
Yorkshire -9 90 £400 - 59
West Midlands -20 62 £438 +2.94% 34
East Midlands +5 28 £450 +12.50% 33
North East 0 15 £450 -8.40% 11
Greenfield Project
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 1,359 (44.48%) Agile Software Development
2 1,063 (34.80%) Java
3 968 (31.69%) TDD
4 838 (27.43%) Finance
5 754 (24.68%) JavaScript
6 650 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
7 640 (20.95%) Microservices
8 623 (20.39%) C#
9 592 (19.38%) .NET
10 513 (16.79%) SQL
11 491 (16.07%) AngularJS
12 488 (15.97%) DevOps
13 485 (15.88%) Microsoft Azure
14 474 (15.52%) BDD
15 471 (15.42%) Docker
16 459 (15.02%) Spring
17 454 (14.86%) React
18 391 (12.80%) HTML
19 367 (12.01%) SQL Server
20 364 (11.91%) RESTful
21 360 (11.78%) CSS
22 355 (11.62%) Banking
23 352 (11.52%) Java 8
24 350 (11.46%) Jenkins
25 341 (11.16%) Git (software)
26 336 (11.00%) Web Services
27 326 (10.67%) Scrum
28 318 (10.41%) Kubernetes
29 317 (10.38%) MVC
30 294 (9.62%) Python

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
1 141 (4.62%) Apache Spark
2 93 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
3 65 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 63 (2.06%) MQSeries
5 61 (2.00%) Jetty
6 60 (1.96%) JBoss
7 54 (1.77%) Mule
8 51 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 48 (1.57%) Oracle Service Bus
10 35 (1.15%) Apache
11 33 (1.08%) CMS
12 18 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
13 17 (0.56%) SharePoint
14 16 (0.52%) Drupal
15 15 (0.49%) NServiceBus
16 14 (0.46%) Confluence
17 13 (0.43%) WebSphere
18 12 (0.39%) IIS
19 8 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
20 7 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.13%) InVision
4 3 (0.098%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.098%) InDesign
4 3 (0.098%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.098%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.098%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.065%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.033%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.033%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 57 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
3 18 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 15 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (0.49%) Markit EDM
5 10 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
6 9 (0.29%) PolarLake
7 7 (0.23%) ION MarketView
8 6 (0.20%) NetSuite
9 5 (0.16%) SAP MM
10 4 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
11 3 (0.098%) Magento
12 2 (0.065%) JDE OneWorld
12 2 (0.065%) Oracle Applications
12 2 (0.065%) R3 Corda
12 2 (0.065%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 2 (0.065%) SAP BPC
12 2 (0.065%) SAP Hybris
12 2 (0.065%) Workday HCM
13 1 (0.033%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 650 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
2 485 (15.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 115 (3.76%) Serverless
4 79 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
5 78 (2.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 54 (1.77%) Amazon S3
6 54 (1.77%) AWS Lambda
7 49 (1.60%) OpenShift
8 48 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
8 48 (1.57%) SaaS
9 46 (1.51%) GitHub
10 44 (1.44%) PaaS
11 32 (1.05%) Azure Data Factory
12 29 (0.95%) IaaS
12 29 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 21 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
14 19 (0.62%) npm
15 17 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
16 16 (0.52%) Amazon Glacier
17 12 (0.39%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 23 (0.75%) AMQP
2 22 (0.72%) HTTP
3 15 (0.49%) SSL
4 14 (0.46%) Internet
5 11 (0.36%) Firewall
6 10 (0.33%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.26%) FTP
8 6 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (0.16%) WAN
10 4 (0.13%) LAN
10 4 (0.13%) Skype
11 3 (0.098%) Cisco Firepower
11 3 (0.098%) Cisco ISE
11 3 (0.098%) Intranet
11 3 (0.098%) MVNO
11 3 (0.098%) Network Security
11 3 (0.098%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.065%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.065%) DAB
12 2 (0.065%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 367 (12.01%) SQL Server
2 260 (8.51%) MongoDB
3 251 (8.22%) NoSQL
4 236 (7.73%) Hadoop
5 176 (5.76%) Big Data
6 101 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 92 (3.01%) Azure SQL Database
8 66 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 64 (2.09%) Couchbase
9 64 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
10 59 (1.93%) Data Lake
11 52 (1.70%) MySQL
11 52 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
12 43 (1.41%) Power BI
13 38 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 35 (1.15%) Cosmos DB
14 35 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
15 31 (1.01%) Relational Database
16 30 (0.98%) Apache Hive
17 23 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 350 (11.46%) Jenkins
2 341 (11.16%) Git (software)
3 229 (7.50%) Maven
4 113 (3.70%) Selenium
5 97 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 75 (2.45%) JIRA
7 74 (2.42%) Cucumber
8 66 (2.16%) JUnit
9 65 (2.13%) SpecFlow
10 57 (1.87%) Jasmine
11 56 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 53 (1.73%) TeamCity
12 53 (1.73%) webpack
13 49 (1.60%) Visual Studio
14 47 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
15 46 (1.51%) Artifactory
16 43 (1.41%) Mockito
17 40 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
18 37 (1.21%) Hudson
19 35 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 838 (27.43%) Finance
2 355 (11.62%) Banking
3 258 (8.45%) Front Office
4 134 (4.39%) Marketing
5 131 (4.29%) Telecoms
6 114 (3.73%) Retail
7 113 (3.70%) Manufacturing
8 98 (3.21%) Electronics
9 77 (2.52%) Investment Banking
10 54 (1.77%) Law
11 48 (1.57%) Games
12 38 (1.24%) Back Office
13 28 (0.92%) Legal
14 26 (0.85%) Publishing
15 13 (0.43%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.43%) Retail Banking
16 12 (0.39%) Advertising
16 12 (0.39%) Billing
17 10 (0.33%) Automotive
17 10 (0.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1,900 (62.19%) Developer
2 650 (21.28%) Java Developer
3 306 (10.02%) .NET Developer
4 251 (8.22%) C# Developer
5 230 (7.53%) Senior Developer
6 219 (7.17%) React Developer
7 217 (7.10%) DevOps Engineer
8 211 (6.91%) Full Stack Developer
9 165 (5.40%) AWS Engineer
10 157 (5.14%) Angular Developer
11 141 (4.62%) Analyst
12 139 (4.55%) Architect
13 130 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
14 129 (4.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 125 (4.09%) Lead Developer
16 123 (4.03%) AWS DevOps
17 121 (3.96%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 111 (3.63%) C# .NET Developer
19 104 (3.40%) Senior Java Developer
20 100 (3.27%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 592 (19.38%) .NET
2 491 (16.07%) AngularJS
3 459 (15.02%) Spring
4 454 (14.86%) React
5 391 (12.80%) HTML
6 364 (11.91%) RESTful
7 360 (11.78%) CSS
8 336 (11.00%) Web Services
9 280 (9.17%) REST
10 257 (8.41%) Spring Boot
11 220 (7.20%) ASP.NET
12 210 (6.87%) Hibernate
13 207 (6.78%) Node.js
14 201 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web API
15 199 (6.51%) HTML5
16 190 (6.22%) .NET Core
17 142 (4.65%) Redux
18 137 (4.48%) Angular 2
19 130 (4.26%) .NET Framework
20 128 (4.19%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 248 (8.12%) Fintech
2 136 (4.45%) User Experience
3 83 (2.72%) Mobile App
4 65 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 63 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
6 59 (1.93%) Equities
7 57 (1.87%) Fixed Income
8 53 (1.73%) Cloud Native
9 35 (1.15%) Derivative
10 30 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
12 25 (0.82%) Data Structures
13 21 (0.69%) Hedge funds
14 15 (0.49%) Algorithms
15 14 (0.46%) Blog
16 12 (0.39%) Social Media
17 11 (0.36%) Over-the-Top Content
17 11 (0.36%) Reinsurance
17 11 (0.36%) Video on Demand
18 10 (0.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 203 (6.64%) Linux
2 58 (1.90%) Android
3 57 (1.87%) Unix
4 53 (1.73%) Windows
5 52 (1.70%) Apple iOS
6 26 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (0.46%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.16%) CoreOS
9 5 (0.16%) Solaris
9 5 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.13%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.033%) CentOS
11 1 (0.033%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.033%) FreeRTOS
11 1 (0.033%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.033%) VMS
11 1 (0.033%) watchOS
11 1 (0.033%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.033%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,359 (44.48%) Agile Software Development
2 968 (31.69%) TDD
3 640 (20.95%) Microservices
4 488 (15.97%) DevOps
5 474 (15.52%) BDD
6 326 (10.67%) Scrum
7 317 (10.38%) MVC
8 242 (7.92%) Test Automation
9 235 (7.69%) Software Engineering
10 233 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
11 199 (6.51%) Front End Development
12 196 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
13 187 (6.12%) E-Commerce
14 180 (5.89%) OO
15 176 (5.76%) Multithreading
16 152 (4.98%) SOA
17 136 (4.45%) Continuous Delivery
18 128 (4.19%) Kanban
18 128 (4.19%) Open Source
19 124 (4.06%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1,063 (34.80%) Java
2 754 (24.68%) JavaScript
3 623 (20.39%) C#
4 513 (16.79%) SQL
5 352 (11.52%) Java 8
6 294 (9.62%) Python
7 167 (5.47%) Scala
8 101 (3.31%) ES6
9 94 (3.08%) TypeScript
10 82 (2.68%) Java 9
11 74 (2.42%) Ruby
12 69 (2.26%) PHP
13 65 (2.13%) PowerShell
14 58 (1.90%) T-SQL
15 57 (1.87%) C++
16 54 (1.77%) C
17 37 (1.21%) Go
17 37 (1.21%) Kotlin
18 24 (0.79%) XPath
19 23 (0.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (2.55%) Degree
2 76 (2.49%) Security Cleared
3 58 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 39 (1.28%) AWS Certification
5 30 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (0.39%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.26%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.13%) CISSP
9 4 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.13%) SSCP
9 4 (0.13%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (0.098%) CCIE
10 3 (0.098%) CCNP
10 3 (0.098%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.098%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.065%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.065%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (2.26%) QA
2 20 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.23%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.13%) ISO 20022
4 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.098%) GDPR
5 3 (0.098%) PMO
5 3 (0.098%) SLA
6 2 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.033%) HL7
7 1 (0.033%) P3O
System Software
1 471 (15.42%) Docker
2 30 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (0.79%) vSphere
4 21 (0.69%) HDFS
5 14 (0.46%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.098%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.065%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.033%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.033%) etcd
10 1 (0.033%) Firmware
10 1 (0.033%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.033%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.033%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.033%) OpenDJ
10 1 (0.033%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 318 (10.41%) Kubernetes
2 238 (7.79%) Terraform
3 233 (7.63%) Ansible
4 144 (4.71%) Puppet
5 138 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
6 52 (1.70%) Cobbler
7 34 (1.11%) Mesos
8 32 (1.05%) Packer
9 13 (0.43%) Kibana
10 9 (0.29%) logstash
11 8 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
12 7 (0.23%) Control-M
13 6 (0.20%) Salt
14 5 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (0.16%) Nagios
14 5 (0.16%) Prometheus
14 5 (0.16%) rkt
15 4 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
16 2 (0.065%) SCCM
16 2 (0.065%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 238 (7.79%) Microsoft
2 146 (4.78%) Oracle
3 145 (4.75%) SAP
4 56 (1.83%) Google
5 49 (1.60%) WSO2
6 38 (1.24%) Tableau
7 35 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
8 33 (1.08%) VMware
9 28 (0.92%) Splunk
10 26 (0.85%) Red Hat
11 19 (0.62%) MuleSoft
12 18 (0.59%) Atlassian
12 18 (0.59%) Reuters
13 15 (0.49%) Adobe
14 14 (0.46%) ServiceNow
15 12 (0.39%) Informatica
15 12 (0.39%) Terracotta
16 10 (0.33%) Cognos
16 10 (0.33%) Sitecore
17 9 (0.29%) Bloomberg