Period
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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 15 August 2022 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
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 179 159 104
Rank change year-on-year -20 -55 -24
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 1,164 1,046 712
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.62% 1.77% 2.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.01% 5.65% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,018 857 574
10th Percentile £438 £375 £363
25th Percentile £506 £463 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £700 £675 £650
90th Percentile £825 £750 £750
UK median daily rate £600 £550 £539
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.09% +2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £9.75
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
75th Percentile - - £25.13
90th Percentile - - £39.30
UK median hourly rate - - £16.50
% change year-on-year - - -62.50%

Greenfield Project is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 23,236 18,523 9,651
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.28% 31.34% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,606 12,740 6,535
10th Percentile £320 £306 £275
25th Percentile £450 £413 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £521 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.57% +4.20% +5.26%
75th Percentile £680 £625 £613
90th Percentile £788 £725 £731
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 527 628 327
10th Percentile £14.63 £12.00 £12.31
25th Percentile £17.56 £15.33 £17.50
Median hourly rate £26.50 £24.18 £27.50
Median % change year-on-year +9.62% -12.09% +30.95%
75th Percentile £55.44 £48.75 £47.25
90th Percentile £72.50 £63.23 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £26.50 £23.55 £26.44
% change year-on-year +12.53% -10.93% +26.78%

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 15 August 2022.

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
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 15 August 2022. 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
Jobs
London -20 824 £625 +8.70% 223
North of England -17 78 £485 +14.12% 52
North West -6 45 £475 +18.75% 38
Midlands -32 40 £488 +39.29% 42
South East -37 37 £550 +10.00% 53
South West -8 33 £550 +14.29% 25
West Midlands -34 22 £444 +26.79% 31
Yorkshire -44 20 £525 +16.67% 8
East Midlands -10 18 £544 +35.94% 11
North East 0 13 £488 +5.41% 6
East of England 0 12 £563 +21.62% 8
Greenfield Project
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, 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.

1 403 (34.62%) Agile
2 293 (25.17%) Finance
3 284 (24.40%) Azure
4 273 (23.45%) AWS
5 263 (22.59%) React
6 246 (21.13%) JavaScript
7 227 (19.50%) Microservices
8 224 (19.24%) .NET
9 223 (19.16%) DevOps
10 222 (19.07%) C#
11 212 (18.21%) Java
12 186 (15.98%) CI/CD
13 174 (14.95%) Software Engineering
14 167 (14.35%) Python
15 155 (13.32%) Docker
16 153 (13.14%) Kubernetes
17 145 (12.46%) TDD
18 140 (12.03%) .NET Core
19 139 (11.94%) SQL
20 136 (11.68%) Social Skills
21 133 (11.43%) Serverless
21 133 (11.43%) Fintech
22 127 (10.91%) Terraform
23 126 (10.82%) GCP
24 123 (10.57%) TypeScript
25 119 (10.22%) Banking
26 110 (9.45%) Front Office
26 110 (9.45%) AngularJS
27 103 (8.85%) Analytics
27 103 (8.85%) Full Stack 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 22 (1.89%) Confluence
2 17 (1.46%) CMS
3 11 (0.95%) Apache Spark
3 11 (0.95%) Headless CMS
3 11 (0.95%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (0.43%) Umbraco
5 4 (0.34%) Apache
5 4 (0.34%) Jetty
6 3 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.17%) Appian
7 2 (0.17%) Commerce Server
7 2 (0.17%) JBoss
8 1 (0.086%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.086%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.086%) Camunda
8 1 (0.086%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.086%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.086%) Geth
8 1 (0.086%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.086%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.086%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (1.98%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (0.77%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
4 4 (0.34%) BondVision
4 4 (0.34%) Shopify
5 3 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.26%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.26%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.17%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.17%) R3 Corda
6 2 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.17%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.17%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.086%) Bloomberg AIM
7 1 (0.086%) iTrent
7 1 (0.086%) SAP CAR
7 1 (0.086%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 284 (24.40%) Azure
2 273 (23.45%) AWS
3 133 (11.43%) Serverless
4 126 (10.82%) GCP
5 98 (8.42%) AWS Lambda
6 50 (4.30%) Amazon EC2
7 40 (3.44%) GitHub
8 38 (3.26%) Azure DevOps
9 36 (3.09%) Azure Service Bus
10 35 (3.01%) AWS CloudFormation
11 34 (2.92%) Amazon S3
12 33 (2.84%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 24 (2.06%) Power Platform
14 21 (1.80%) PaaS
15 20 (1.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 20 (1.72%) Microsoft 365
16 19 (1.63%) Azure Functions
17 18 (1.55%) Azure Event Grid
17 18 (1.55%) Azure Pipelines
17 18 (1.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.03%) DSL
2 10 (0.86%) tcpdump
3 5 (0.43%) DNS
4 4 (0.34%) Internet
4 4 (0.34%) SSL
5 3 (0.26%) DHCP
5 3 (0.26%) Firewall
6 1 (0.086%) 5G
6 1 (0.086%) FTP
6 1 (0.086%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.086%) IPFS
6 1 (0.086%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.086%) LAN
6 1 (0.086%) Network Security
6 1 (0.086%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.086%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.086%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 35 (3.01%) Relational Database
3 29 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (2.41%) MongoDB
4 28 (2.41%) NoSQL
5 23 (1.98%) Power BI
6 18 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
7 15 (1.29%) Big Data
8 13 (1.12%) MySQL
9 12 (1.03%) Data Lake
9 12 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (0.95%) DynamoDB
11 8 (0.69%) Tableau
12 7 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.52%) DB2
13 6 (0.52%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.43%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 91 (7.82%) Git (software)
2 45 (3.87%) Jenkins
3 35 (3.01%) JIRA
4 23 (1.98%) GitLab
5 18 (1.55%) TeamCity
6 17 (1.46%) Cucumber
7 16 (1.37%) Jasmine
7 16 (1.37%) Maven
8 14 (1.20%) Gradle
8 14 (1.20%) Mockito
9 13 (1.12%) JUnit
10 12 (1.03%) Bitbucket
10 12 (1.03%) Cypress.io
10 12 (1.03%) Selenium
11 11 (0.95%) Karma Test Runner
12 9 (0.77%) NUnit
13 8 (0.69%) CircleCI
13 8 (0.69%) Moq
14 7 (0.60%) IntelliJ
15 6 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 293 (25.17%) Finance
2 136 (11.68%) Social Skills
3 119 (10.22%) Banking
4 110 (9.45%) Front Office
5 57 (4.90%) Investment Banking
6 32 (2.75%) Retail
7 30 (2.58%) Marketing
7 30 (2.58%) Public Sector
8 26 (2.23%) Games
9 21 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (1.80%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.63%) Manufacturing
11 13 (1.12%) Back Office
11 13 (1.12%) Electronics
12 10 (0.86%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.86%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.77%) Law
13 9 (0.77%) Presentation Skills
14 7 (0.60%) Automotive
15 6 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 566 (48.63%) Developer
2 153 (13.14%) .NET Developer
3 105 (9.02%) Java Developer
4 91 (7.82%) React Developer
5 89 (7.65%) Senior Developer
6 86 (7.39%) Architect
7 75 (6.44%) DevOps Engineer
7 75 (6.44%) Software Engineer
8 65 (5.58%) AWS Engineer
9 61 (5.24%) C# Developer
10 56 (4.81%) AWS Developer
11 54 (4.64%) Analyst
12 52 (4.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 44 (3.78%) Full Stack Developer
14 43 (3.69%) Python Developer
15 40 (3.44%) Project Manager
16 38 (3.26%) AWS Software Engineer
17 36 (3.09%) Azure Developer
17 36 (3.09%) Business Analyst
18 35 (3.01%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (22.59%) React
2 224 (19.24%) .NET
3 140 (12.03%) .NET Core
4 110 (9.45%) AngularJS
5 94 (8.08%) HTML
6 91 (7.82%) CSS
7 83 (7.13%) Vue.js
8 78 (6.70%) Node.js
9 63 (5.41%) RESTful
10 61 (5.24%) Kafka
11 56 (4.81%) .NET Framework
11 56 (4.81%) REST
12 55 (4.73%) Spring
13 48 (4.12%) HTML5
14 45 (3.87%) ASP.NET Web API
15 40 (3.44%) ASP.NET
16 35 (3.01%) Redux
17 32 (2.75%) GraphQL
18 27 (2.32%) JSON
19 26 (2.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 83 (7.13%) Fixed Income
2 65 (5.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 61 (5.24%) User Experience
4 54 (4.64%) Hedge funds
5 45 (3.87%) Derivative
6 43 (3.69%) Equities
7 25 (2.15%) Mobile App
8 19 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
8 19 (1.63%) Public Cloud
9 18 (1.55%) Cloud Native
10 13 (1.12%) Exotic Derivative
11 12 (1.03%) Clustering
11 12 (1.03%) Credit Derivative
12 11 (0.95%) CMDB
12 11 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
13 10 (0.86%) Data Centre
14 9 (0.77%) Algorithms
15 8 (0.69%) Blockchain
15 8 (0.69%) Data Structures
15 8 (0.69%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 57 (4.90%) Linux
2 34 (2.92%) Windows
3 20 (1.72%) Android
4 14 (1.20%) Apple iOS
5 8 (0.69%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.26%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.17%) Debian
7 2 (0.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.086%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.086%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.086%) Unix
8 1 (0.086%) VMS
8 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (34.62%) Agile
2 227 (19.50%) Microservices
3 223 (19.16%) DevOps
4 186 (15.98%) CI/CD
5 174 (14.95%) Software Engineering
6 145 (12.46%) TDD
7 133 (11.43%) Fintech
8 103 (8.85%) Analytics
8 103 (8.85%) Full Stack Development
9 98 (8.42%) Scrum
9 98 (8.42%) Test Automation
10 92 (7.90%) Asset Management
11 77 (6.62%) Migration
12 73 (6.27%) BDD
13 72 (6.19%) Front End Development
14 69 (5.93%) Investment Management
15 67 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
16 61 (5.24%) MVC
17 58 (4.98%) Infrastructure as Code
18 56 (4.81%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 246 (21.13%) JavaScript
2 222 (19.07%) C#
3 212 (18.21%) Java
4 167 (14.35%) Python
5 139 (11.94%) SQL
6 123 (10.57%) TypeScript
7 40 (3.44%) Go
8 35 (3.01%) Kotlin
8 35 (3.01%) Ruby
9 26 (2.23%) Bash
10 17 (1.46%) ES6
11 15 (1.29%) Groovy
12 14 (1.20%) PowerShell
12 14 (1.20%) T-SQL
13 13 (1.12%) C++
14 12 (1.03%) R
14 12 (1.03%) Scala
15 10 (0.86%) PHP
16 7 (0.60%) ES7
17 4 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (3.09%) Security Cleared
2 31 (2.66%) SC Cleared
3 26 (2.23%) Degree
4 13 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.43%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.26%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.26%) CISSP
6 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.17%) CISM
7 2 (0.17%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.086%) CCIE
8 1 (0.086%) CCNP
8 1 (0.086%) CISA
8 1 (0.086%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.086%) ISEB
8 1 (0.086%) MCP
8 1 (0.086%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.086%) PhD
8 1 (0.086%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.41%) QA
2 6 (0.52%) Data Quality
2 6 (0.52%) NIST
2 6 (0.52%) PMO
3 5 (0.43%) Accessibility
3 5 (0.43%) WCAG
4 2 (0.17%) GDPR
4 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.17%) SLA
5 1 (0.086%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.086%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 155 (13.32%) Docker
2 16 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.086%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.086%) XenApp
5 1 (0.086%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 153 (13.14%) Kubernetes
2 127 (10.91%) Terraform
3 40 (3.44%) Ansible
4 14 (1.20%) Puppet
5 12 (1.03%) Single Sign-On
6 7 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.34%) SCCM
8 3 (0.26%) Istio
8 3 (0.26%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.17%) MIIS
9 2 (0.17%) Packer
10 1 (0.086%) Argo
10 1 (0.086%) CSIRT
10 1 (0.086%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.086%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.086%) Kibana
10 1 (0.086%) logstash
10 1 (0.086%) Nessus
10 1 (0.086%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 77 (6.62%) Microsoft
2 50 (4.30%) SAP
3 35 (3.01%) Google
4 30 (2.58%) Oracle
5 29 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (1.37%) Databricks
7 12 (1.03%) TIBCO
8 10 (0.86%) ServiceNow
9 7 (0.60%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.52%) Bloomberg
11 5 (0.43%) IBM
11 5 (0.43%) MuleSoft
11 5 (0.43%) Sparx
11 5 (0.43%) VMware
12 4 (0.34%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.34%) BiZZdesign
12 4 (0.34%) BMC
12 4 (0.34%) MarketAxess
12 4 (0.34%) Sybase
13 3 (0.26%) Informatica