Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 82 97
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15 +18
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 2,522 2,676 2,100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 3.04% 2.92% 2.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.34% 8.97% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,118 2,208 1,708
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £331
90th Percentile £700 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
England median hourly rate £44.50 £112.75 £73.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.53% +52.88% -
10th Percentile £17.25 £54.78 £51.13
90th Percentile £49.85 £165.00 £99.38
UK median hourly rate £44.75 £112.75 £73.75
% change year-on-year -60.31% +52.88% -

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 27,009 29,845 28,067
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.53% 32.61% 33.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,543 19,535 18,210
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £285 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £665 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 922 945 983
England median hourly rate £20.98 £22.50 £19.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.77% +14.18% -2.74%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.25 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £20.86 £21.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.77% +9.50% -4.76%

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 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Greenfield Project in England over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor 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 24 June 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 +7 1,753 £550 +4.76% 220
South East -30 234 £488 +8.33% 63
North of England +1 206 £425 +6.25% 106
East of England -28 115 £475 -9.52% 32
South West +4 113 £467 +3.78% 19
Yorkshire +21 103 £450 +12.50% 32
Midlands +6 97 £400 -13.51% 61
North West -20 91 £425 +3.03% 68
West Midlands -11 48 £475 - 39
East Midlands +18 42 £375 - 22
North East +16 12 £425 +2.41% 6
Greenfield Project
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 977 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
2 658 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 649 (25.73%) Java
4 646 (25.61%) TDD
5 644 (25.54%) Finance
6 513 (20.34%) C#
7 485 (19.23%) .NET
8 432 (17.13%) Amazon AWS
9 425 (16.85%) Microsoft Azure
10 398 (15.78%) DevOps
11 385 (15.27%) React
12 384 (15.23%) AngularJS
13 381 (15.11%) Microservices
14 337 (13.36%) SQL
15 325 (12.89%) Docker
16 318 (12.61%) CSS
17 309 (12.25%) HTML
18 297 (11.78%) BDD
19 262 (10.39%) Python
20 247 (9.79%) Banking
21 246 (9.75%) Fintech
22 243 (9.64%) Scrum
23 241 (9.56%) SQL Server
24 238 (9.44%) Kubernetes
25 234 (9.28%) RESTful
26 233 (9.24%) Node.js
27 224 (8.88%) Web Services
28 221 (8.76%) Spring
29 219 (8.68%) MVC
30 189 (7.49%) SAP

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
1 111 (4.40%) Apache Spark
2 55 (2.18%) Mule
3 51 (2.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 49 (1.94%) Oracle Service Bus
5 48 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
6 33 (1.31%) CMS
7 24 (0.95%) Apache
8 18 (0.71%) Drupal
9 15 (0.59%) Confluence
10 13 (0.52%) WordPress
11 11 (0.44%) SharePoint
12 9 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
12 9 (0.36%) IIS
12 9 (0.36%) SAS
13 8 (0.32%) nginx
13 8 (0.32%) Umbraco
14 7 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
15 5 (0.20%) NServiceBus
15 5 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (0.44%) InVision
2 9 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (0.28%) Adobe XD
3 7 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.24%) Sketch
5 4 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.079%) InDesign
7 2 (0.079%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.040%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.040%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.040%) UXPin
8 1 (0.040%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 39 (1.55%) SAP S/4HANA
2 20 (0.79%) Endur
3 19 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.52%) SAP FI
5 12 (0.48%) SAP CO
5 12 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (0.36%) SAP MM
7 7 (0.28%) NetSuite
8 6 (0.24%) ION MarketView
8 6 (0.24%) SAP Travel Management
9 4 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (0.16%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.16%) SAP EWM
9 4 (0.16%) SAP HCM
10 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.12%) SAP MDG
10 3 (0.12%) SAP SD
11 2 (0.079%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.079%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 432 (17.13%) Amazon AWS
2 425 (16.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (3.65%) Serverless
4 85 (3.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 74 (2.93%) Power Platform
6 47 (1.86%) AWS Lambda
7 44 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
8 34 (1.35%) PaaS
9 33 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 29 (1.15%) GitHub
11 28 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
12 27 (1.07%) Amazon S3
12 27 (1.07%) Azure Data Factory
13 26 (1.03%) SaaS
14 23 (0.91%) Amazon ECS
14 23 (0.91%) OpenShift
15 20 (0.79%) Office 365
15 20 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
16 18 (0.71%) Amazon Kinesis
17 14 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 16 (0.63%) Internet
2 15 (0.59%) HTTP
3 8 (0.32%) AMQP
4 7 (0.28%) TETRA
5 6 (0.24%) Firewall
5 6 (0.24%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.20%) DNS
6 5 (0.20%) LAN
6 5 (0.20%) WAN
7 4 (0.16%) ATM
7 4 (0.16%) Intranet
7 4 (0.16%) Skype
8 3 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.079%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (0.079%) DHCP
9 2 (0.079%) DSL
9 2 (0.079%) FTP
9 2 (0.079%) Network Security
9 2 (0.079%) SSL
9 2 (0.079%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 158 (6.26%) Big Data
3 121 (4.80%) NoSQL
4 107 (4.24%) Hadoop
5 90 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 70 (2.78%) Data Lake
7 69 (2.74%) Power BI
8 66 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
9 63 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
10 61 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 45 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
11 45 (1.78%) Relational Database
12 44 (1.74%) MySQL
13 41 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
13 41 (1.63%) Cosmos DB
14 35 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 32 (1.27%) Apache Hive
15 32 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 28 (1.11%) Redis
17 24 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 173 (6.86%) Jenkins
2 170 (6.74%) Git (software)
3 79 (3.13%) Maven
4 69 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 52 (2.06%) webpack
6 47 (1.86%) JUnit
7 46 (1.82%) Selenium
8 41 (1.63%) JIRA
9 39 (1.55%) Jasmine
9 39 (1.55%) TeamCity
10 37 (1.47%) Cucumber
10 37 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
11 36 (1.43%) SpecFlow
12 29 (1.15%) jMock
13 27 (1.07%) SonarQube
14 25 (0.99%) Mockito
15 23 (0.91%) Visual Studio
16 20 (0.79%) DbUnit
16 20 (0.79%) Karma Test Runner
17 18 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 644 (25.54%) Finance
2 247 (9.79%) Banking
3 179 (7.10%) Front Office
4 107 (4.24%) Marketing
5 106 (4.20%) Manufacturing
6 104 (4.12%) Telecoms
7 89 (3.53%) Electronics
8 80 (3.17%) Investment Banking
9 71 (2.82%) Retail
10 29 (1.15%) Law
11 21 (0.83%) Legal
12 20 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 16 (0.63%) Games
14 13 (0.52%) Back Office
15 12 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.48%) Private Banking
16 11 (0.44%) Publishing
17 10 (0.40%) Automotive
17 10 (0.40%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1,489 (59.04%) Developer
2 382 (15.15%) Java Developer
3 278 (11.02%) React Developer
4 248 (9.83%) .NET Developer
5 227 (9.00%) Senior Developer
6 224 (8.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 205 (8.13%) C# Developer
8 180 (7.14%) Architect
9 119 (4.72%) DevOps Engineer
10 109 (4.32%) JavaScript Developer
11 108 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
12 105 (4.16%) Analyst
13 100 (3.97%) Senior Java Developer
14 97 (3.85%) Angular Developer
15 94 (3.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 79 (3.13%) Consultant
17 78 (3.09%) AWS Developer
18 71 (2.82%) Business Analyst
19 68 (2.70%) Lead Developer
19 68 (2.70%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 485 (19.23%) .NET
2 385 (15.27%) React
3 384 (15.23%) AngularJS
4 318 (12.61%) CSS
5 309 (12.25%) HTML
6 234 (9.28%) RESTful
7 233 (9.24%) Node.js
8 224 (8.88%) Web Services
9 221 (8.76%) Spring
10 180 (7.14%) .NET Core
11 178 (7.06%) ASP.NET
12 174 (6.90%) Redux
13 154 (6.11%) Spring Boot
14 139 (5.51%) REST
15 130 (5.15%) HTML5
16 128 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
17 117 (4.64%) Kafka
18 105 (4.16%) CSS3
19 103 (4.08%) Sass
20 98 (3.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 121 (4.80%) User Experience
2 91 (3.61%) Hedge funds
3 61 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 51 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
4 51 (2.02%) Equities
5 47 (1.86%) Derivative
6 46 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (1.59%) Mobile App
8 26 (1.03%) Algorithms
9 25 (0.99%) Cloud Native
10 24 (0.95%) Data Structures
11 20 (0.79%) Public Cloud
12 19 (0.75%) Fixed Income
13 16 (0.63%) Credit Risk
13 16 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
13 16 (0.63%) Reinsurance
13 16 (0.63%) Video on Demand
14 15 (0.59%) Self-Motivation
15 14 (0.56%) Equity Derivative
15 14 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 115 (4.56%) Linux
2 61 (2.42%) Android
3 48 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 45 (1.78%) Windows
5 24 (0.95%) Unix
6 20 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (0.44%) OpenVMS
8 10 (0.40%) Windows Server
9 8 (0.32%) CentOS
10 7 (0.28%) tvOS
11 5 (0.20%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.16%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.16%) zOS
13 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.12%) VMS
14 2 (0.079%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.040%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.040%) FreeRTOS
15 1 (0.040%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 977 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
2 646 (25.61%) TDD
3 398 (15.78%) DevOps
4 381 (15.11%) Microservices
5 297 (11.78%) BDD
6 246 (9.75%) Fintech
7 243 (9.64%) Scrum
8 219 (8.68%) MVC
9 188 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
10 172 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
11 166 (6.58%) Software Engineering
12 160 (6.34%) Front End Development
13 148 (5.87%) Test Automation
14 140 (5.55%) OO
15 136 (5.39%) Analytics
16 124 (4.92%) SDLC
16 124 (4.92%) Unit Testing
17 115 (4.56%) Kanban
18 110 (4.36%) E-Commerce
19 106 (4.20%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 658 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 649 (25.73%) Java
3 513 (20.34%) C#
4 337 (13.36%) SQL
5 262 (10.39%) Python
6 178 (7.06%) Java 8
7 135 (5.35%) ES6
8 118 (4.68%) TypeScript
9 112 (4.44%) Scala
10 60 (2.38%) Ruby
11 59 (2.34%) PHP
12 56 (2.22%) C++
13 49 (1.94%) PowerShell
14 38 (1.51%) Kotlin
15 34 (1.35%) C
16 26 (1.03%) Go
16 26 (1.03%) T-SQL
17 24 (0.95%) VB.NET
18 22 (0.87%) Bash Shell
19 19 (0.75%) R
Qualifications
1 58 (2.30%) Degree
2 36 (1.43%) Security Cleared
3 26 (1.03%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.48%) PhD
5 9 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (0.24%) CHECK Team Member
6 6 (0.24%) CISSP
6 6 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
7 5 (0.20%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.12%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.12%) SSCP
10 2 (0.079%) CCIE
10 2 (0.079%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (0.079%) ISEB
10 2 (0.079%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.079%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (2.66%) QA
2 13 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.36%) GxP
4 8 (0.32%) GDPR
5 7 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.28%) MiFID
5 7 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.24%) COREP
6 6 (0.24%) FINREP
7 5 (0.20%) PMO
8 4 (0.16%) NIST
9 3 (0.12%) SLA
10 1 (0.040%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.040%) MISRA
10 1 (0.040%) MISRA C
10 1 (0.040%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.040%) TARGET2
System Software
1 325 (12.89%) Docker
2 21 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.79%) vSphere
4 17 (0.67%) Active Directory
4 17 (0.67%) HDFS
5 7 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.079%) Firmware
9 1 (0.040%) etcd
9 1 (0.040%) Xen
Systems Management
1 238 (9.44%) Kubernetes
2 121 (4.80%) Terraform
3 109 (4.32%) Ansible
4 37 (1.47%) Puppet
5 36 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.40%) Packer
7 8 (0.32%) Kibana
7 8 (0.32%) Mesos
8 7 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
9 5 (0.20%) Consul
9 5 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (0.16%) Icinga
10 4 (0.16%) Nagios
10 4 (0.16%) Oozie
11 3 (0.12%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.12%) SCCM
12 2 (0.079%) Istio
12 2 (0.079%) rkt
12 2 (0.079%) Salt
12 2 (0.079%) WSUS
Vendors
1 189 (7.49%) SAP
2 141 (5.59%) Microsoft
3 115 (4.56%) Oracle
4 75 (2.97%) Google
5 51 (2.02%) WSO2
6 43 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
6 43 (1.70%) Talend
7 31 (1.23%) Tableau
8 23 (0.91%) VMware
9 22 (0.87%) Adobe
9 22 (0.87%) Red Hat
10 20 (0.79%) MuleSoft
10 20 (0.79%) OpenLink
11 15 (0.59%) IBM
12 14 (0.56%) Atlassian
13 12 (0.48%) Sybase
14 10 (0.40%) Xamarin
15 9 (0.36%) Databricks
15 9 (0.36%) Sitecore
16 8 (0.32%) Apple