Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 100 111
Rank change year-on-year +19 +11 -2
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 2,806 2,252 2,193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.95% 2.57% 2.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.62% 7.45% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,312 1,825 1,784
England median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £363 £333 £325
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
England median hourly rate £150.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £150.00 - -

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 32,568 30,244 34,747
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.27% 34.48% 34.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,399 19,775 23,056
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £278 £265 £258
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,033 1,037 1,137
England median hourly rate £22.95 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.69% -2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.28
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +16.67%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +9 1,812 £525 - 403
South East +48 363 £475 +5.56% 117
North of England -30 243 £400 +2.89% 134
East of England +30 176 £525 +2.44% 51
North West -12 131 £400 +6.67% 80
Yorkshire -38 105 £400 +5.26% 49
Midlands -6 104 £425 +9.68% 52
South West -14 97 £425 +1.19% 46
West Midlands -6 65 £475 +28.81% 30
East Midlands -11 38 £363 -9.38% 22
North East -13 7 £350 -30.00% 5
Greenfield Project
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 1,300 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
2 919 (32.75%) JavaScript
3 847 (30.19%) TDD
4 798 (28.44%) Java
5 701 (24.98%) Finance
6 625 (22.27%) C#
7 554 (19.74%) .NET
8 548 (19.53%) HTML
9 518 (18.46%) SQL
10 509 (18.14%) AngularJS
11 498 (17.75%) CSS
12 490 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
13 465 (16.57%) Microservices
14 460 (16.39%) React
15 392 (13.97%) Microsoft Azure
16 373 (13.29%) SQL Server
17 358 (12.76%) Git (software)
18 356 (12.69%) DevOps
19 353 (12.58%) RESTful
20 351 (12.51%) Scrum
21 336 (11.97%) BDD
22 328 (11.69%) Docker
23 327 (11.65%) MVC
24 321 (11.44%) Spring
25 313 (11.15%) HTML5
26 310 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
27 286 (10.19%) Java 8
28 284 (10.12%) Jenkins
29 283 (10.09%) Node.js
30 279 (9.94%) Front End Development

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
1 106 (3.78%) Elasticsearch
2 98 (3.49%) Apache Spark
3 51 (1.82%) Mule
4 50 (1.78%) Oracle Service Bus
5 49 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 38 (1.35%) NServiceBus
7 34 (1.21%) Confluence
8 31 (1.10%) CMS
8 31 (1.10%) JBoss
9 30 (1.07%) Apache
10 25 (0.89%) MQSeries
11 19 (0.68%) Tomcat
12 18 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
13 16 (0.57%) Umbraco
13 16 (0.57%) WebSphere
14 15 (0.53%) Apache Pig
15 13 (0.46%) IIS
15 13 (0.46%) Jetty
15 13 (0.46%) SharePoint
16 11 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.25%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.14%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.071%) InVision
8 1 (0.036%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.036%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.50%) Markit EDM
3 11 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
4 10 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.32%) PolarLake
6 6 (0.21%) Magento
6 6 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
6 6 (0.21%) SAP CO
6 6 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.18%) SAP APO
7 5 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.18%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.11%) Endur
9 3 (0.11%) thinkFolio
10 2 (0.071%) SAP EWM
10 2 (0.071%) SAP FI-GL
10 2 (0.071%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 490 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
2 392 (13.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 41 (1.46%) Serverless
5 38 (1.35%) GitHub
6 36 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
6 36 (1.28%) Amazon S3
7 31 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 31 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 30 (1.07%) PaaS
9 29 (1.03%) OpenShift
10 25 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
11 22 (0.78%) npm
12 21 (0.75%) SaaS
12 21 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 17 (0.61%) IaaS
14 12 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
15 10 (0.36%) Google Analytics
16 9 (0.32%) CloudFront
17 8 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 27 (0.96%) HTTP
2 20 (0.71%) Internet
3 12 (0.43%) Kerberos
4 11 (0.39%) Network Security
5 9 (0.32%) Firewall
6 7 (0.25%) SSL
7 6 (0.21%) AMQP
7 6 (0.21%) MVNO
7 6 (0.21%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.21%) WAN
8 5 (0.18%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.14%) FTP
9 4 (0.14%) LAN
9 4 (0.14%) MPLS
9 4 (0.14%) Skype
9 4 (0.14%) SMS
9 4 (0.14%) VPN
10 3 (0.11%) SNMP
10 3 (0.11%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 160 (5.70%) MongoDB
3 156 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 148 (5.27%) Big Data
5 134 (4.78%) Hadoop
6 87 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
7 81 (2.89%) MySQL
8 76 (2.71%) Relational Database
9 66 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 54 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
11 53 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
12 52 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
13 46 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 42 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
15 40 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
16 39 (1.39%) HBase
17 35 (1.25%) Apache Hive
18 33 (1.18%) Blockchain
19 32 (1.14%) RDBMS
20 30 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 358 (12.76%) Git (software)
2 284 (10.12%) Jenkins
3 195 (6.95%) Maven
4 101 (3.60%) Cucumber
5 87 (3.10%) Selenium
6 80 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 80 (2.85%) webpack
7 72 (2.57%) JIRA
8 63 (2.25%) NUnit
9 62 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
9 62 (2.21%) TeamCity
10 57 (2.03%) JUnit
11 54 (1.92%) Visual Studio
12 53 (1.89%) Mockito
13 49 (1.75%) Jasmine
14 44 (1.57%) SpecFlow
15 32 (1.14%) gulp
15 32 (1.14%) Subversion
16 29 (1.03%) Gradle
17 23 (0.82%) Grunt
General
1 701 (24.98%) Finance
2 227 (8.09%) Banking
3 153 (5.45%) Retail
4 133 (4.74%) Marketing
5 125 (4.45%) Telecoms
6 116 (4.13%) Manufacturing
7 115 (4.10%) Front Office
8 99 (3.53%) Electronics
9 62 (2.21%) Investment Banking
10 61 (2.17%) Law
11 52 (1.85%) Games
12 16 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.53%) Publishing
14 14 (0.50%) Advertising
15 13 (0.46%) Legal
16 12 (0.43%) Back Office
17 9 (0.32%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.25%) Interactive Media
19 6 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
19 6 (0.21%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1,829 (65.18%) Developer
2 409 (14.58%) Java Developer
3 309 (11.01%) .NET Developer
4 285 (10.16%) C# Developer
5 242 (8.62%) React Developer
6 213 (7.59%) JavaScript Developer
7 207 (7.38%) Senior Developer
8 193 (6.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 150 (5.35%) DevOps Engineer
10 140 (4.99%) C# .NET Developer
11 139 (4.95%) Angular Developer
12 136 (4.85%) Full Stack Developer
13 125 (4.45%) Lead Developer
14 122 (4.35%) Analyst
15 102 (3.64%) Architect
16 93 (3.31%) AWS Engineer
17 91 (3.24%) AWS DevOps
18 85 (3.03%) Lead Java Developer
19 83 (2.96%) Consultant
20 79 (2.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 554 (19.74%) .NET
2 548 (19.53%) HTML
3 509 (18.14%) AngularJS
4 498 (17.75%) CSS
5 460 (16.39%) React
6 353 (12.58%) RESTful
7 321 (11.44%) Spring
8 313 (11.15%) HTML5
9 283 (10.09%) Node.js
10 278 (9.91%) Web Services
11 242 (8.62%) ASP.NET
12 235 (8.37%) REST
13 229 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
14 212 (7.56%) CSS3
14 212 (7.56%) JSON
15 187 (6.66%) Redux
16 166 (5.92%) Hibernate
17 164 (5.84%) jQuery
18 157 (5.60%) Spring Boot
19 156 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 200 (7.13%) Fintech
2 116 (4.13%) User Experience
3 107 (3.81%) Mobile App
4 86 (3.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 58 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 54 (1.92%) Fixed Income
7 42 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
8 36 (1.28%) Algorithms
8 36 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
9 35 (1.25%) Derivative
10 32 (1.14%) Data Structures
11 31 (1.10%) Equities
12 26 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
12 26 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
13 23 (0.82%) Cloud Native
13 23 (0.82%) Hedge funds
14 22 (0.78%) iPhone
14 22 (0.78%) Virtual Team
15 18 (0.64%) Equity Derivative
15 18 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 199 (7.09%) Linux
2 88 (3.14%) Android
2 88 (3.14%) Apple iOS
2 88 (3.14%) Unix
2 88 (3.14%) Windows
3 26 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (0.39%) CentOS
5 10 (0.36%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.18%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.14%) OpenVMS
7 4 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.11%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.11%) VMS
9 2 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.071%) zOS
10 1 (0.036%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.036%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,300 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
2 847 (30.19%) TDD
3 465 (16.57%) Microservices
4 356 (12.69%) DevOps
5 351 (12.51%) Scrum
6 336 (11.97%) BDD
7 327 (11.65%) MVC
8 310 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
9 279 (9.94%) Front End Development
10 255 (9.09%) OO
11 245 (8.73%) Test Automation
12 197 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
13 182 (6.49%) E-Commerce
14 158 (5.63%) SOA
15 154 (5.49%) Software Engineering
16 151 (5.38%) Web Development
17 145 (5.17%) Migration
18 126 (4.49%) Multithreading
19 121 (4.31%) Analytics
20 107 (3.81%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 919 (32.75%) JavaScript
2 798 (28.44%) Java
3 625 (22.27%) C#
4 518 (18.46%) SQL
5 286 (10.19%) Java 8
6 244 (8.70%) Python
7 134 (4.78%) ES6
8 112 (3.99%) Scala
9 102 (3.64%) TypeScript
10 97 (3.46%) Ruby
11 84 (2.99%) PHP
12 67 (2.39%) T-SQL
13 55 (1.96%) Go
14 54 (1.92%) Bash Shell
15 44 (1.57%) XPath
16 42 (1.50%) C++
17 40 (1.43%) Java 9
18 35 (1.25%) C
19 33 (1.18%) ES7
20 32 (1.14%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 113 (4.03%) Degree
2 44 (1.57%) Security Cleared
3 33 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (0.96%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.57%) AWS Certification
6 13 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (0.43%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.36%) Master's Degree
9 9 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.29%) BC Cleared
11 7 (0.25%) ISEB
11 7 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
12 6 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.18%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.14%) CISSP
14 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.14%) PMP
15 3 (0.11%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.11%) MCSA
15 3 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (3.17%) QA
2 39 (1.39%) GCP
3 9 (0.32%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.32%) GDPR
3 9 (0.32%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.32%) PMO
4 8 (0.29%) SLA
5 5 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.071%) MiFID
8 1 (0.036%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.036%) DICOM
8 1 (0.036%) EMIR
8 1 (0.036%) HL7
System Software
1 328 (11.69%) Docker
2 61 (2.17%) HDFS
3 24 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 10 (0.36%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.18%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.18%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.071%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.036%) Firmware
9 1 (0.036%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.036%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 179 (6.38%) Kubernetes
2 141 (5.02%) Terraform
3 123 (4.38%) Ansible
4 86 (3.06%) Puppet
5 74 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
6 24 (0.86%) Mesos
7 20 (0.71%) Packer
8 14 (0.50%) Salt
9 13 (0.46%) Oozie
10 12 (0.43%) Cobbler
11 10 (0.36%) Consul
12 9 (0.32%) Grafana
12 9 (0.32%) Kibana
13 8 (0.29%) logstash
13 8 (0.29%) SCCM
13 8 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
14 7 (0.25%) Prometheus
15 6 (0.21%) HP ALM
16 5 (0.18%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 197 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 185 (6.59%) SAP
3 119 (4.24%) Oracle
4 59 (2.10%) Google
5 52 (1.85%) WSO2
6 37 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 30 (1.07%) Tableau
8 25 (0.89%) Hortonworks
9 24 (0.86%) ServiceNow
9 24 (0.86%) Talend
10 20 (0.71%) Xamarin
11 18 (0.64%) Red Hat
12 17 (0.61%) Bloomberg
13 15 (0.53%) Cloudera
13 15 (0.53%) Cognos
14 13 (0.46%) Alteryx
15 12 (0.43%) Sitecore
15 12 (0.43%) VMware
16 9 (0.32%) Atlassian
16 9 (0.32%) Sybase