Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 94 118
Rank change year-on-year +12 +24 +6
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 2,732 2,039 2,024
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.94% 2.42% 2.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.65% 7.14% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,242 1,666 1,649
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £363 £330 £325
90th Percentile £650 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
England median hourly rate £112.75 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.37% - -
UK median hourly rate £112.75 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year +137.37% - -

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 31,595 28,557 32,825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.05% 33.94% 33.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,885 18,637 21,737
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 1,006 1,092
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +17.55%
10th Percentile £11.78 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.42 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.37% -2.38% +16.80%

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 26 May 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Greenfield Project in England over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 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 +15 1,750 £525 +5.00% 392
South East +47 336 £469 +10.29% 110
North of England -33 251 £400 - 113
East of England +41 180 £525 +10.53% 47
North West +6 144 £413 +8.20% 60
Midlands +11 130 £450 +20.00% 66
Yorkshire -43 100 £400 - 45
West Midlands +12 82 £488 +34.48% 44
South West -13 79 £450 +6.51% 50
East Midlands -7 43 £375 -6.25% 22
North East -3 7 £420 -17.24% 8
Greenfield Project
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 1,260 (46.12%) Agile Software Development
2 861 (31.52%) JavaScript
3 778 (28.48%) TDD
4 772 (28.26%) Java
5 677 (24.78%) Finance
6 550 (20.13%) C#
7 530 (19.40%) HTML
8 510 (18.67%) AngularJS
9 499 (18.27%) CSS
10 495 (18.12%) .NET
11 469 (17.17%) Amazon AWS
12 426 (15.59%) React
13 417 (15.26%) SQL
14 385 (14.09%) Microservices
15 377 (13.80%) RESTful
16 368 (13.47%) Git (software)
17 355 (12.99%) DevOps
18 350 (12.81%) SQL Server
19 349 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
20 328 (12.01%) Scrum
21 322 (11.79%) BDD
22 317 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
23 297 (10.87%) MVC
24 293 (10.72%) Docker
25 292 (10.69%) HTML5
26 288 (10.54%) Web Services
27 285 (10.43%) Spring
28 283 (10.36%) Node.js
29 282 (10.32%) Front End Development
30 278 (10.18%) Jenkins

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
1 122 (4.47%) Apache Spark
2 111 (4.06%) Elasticsearch
3 53 (1.94%) Mule
4 48 (1.76%) Oracle Service Bus
4 48 (1.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 37 (1.35%) NServiceBus
6 34 (1.24%) CMS
7 33 (1.21%) Apache
8 32 (1.17%) Confluence
9 25 (0.92%) JBoss
10 21 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
11 19 (0.70%) MQSeries
12 18 (0.66%) Tomcat
13 15 (0.55%) Apache Pig
13 15 (0.55%) nginx
14 14 (0.51%) OpenStack
14 14 (0.51%) SharePoint
15 13 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
15 13 (0.48%) WebSphere
16 12 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (0.66%) Photoshop
3 16 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.11%) InVision
8 2 (0.073%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.037%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.037%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.037%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.66%) Markit EDM
3 15 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.44%) Magento
5 10 (0.37%) SAP SD
6 9 (0.33%) PolarLake
7 7 (0.26%) SAP APO
7 7 (0.26%) SAP CO
7 7 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
8 6 (0.22%) SAP FI
8 6 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
9 5 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
9 5 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
10 4 (0.15%) SAP EWM
10 4 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.15%) Workday HCM
11 3 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (0.11%) Shopify
11 3 (0.11%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 469 (17.17%) Amazon AWS
2 349 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 49 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
5 42 (1.54%) Serverless
6 40 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 38 (1.39%) GitHub
8 33 (1.21%) Amazon S3
9 32 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
10 31 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
10 31 (1.13%) PaaS
11 29 (1.06%) npm
12 23 (0.84%) OpenShift
13 22 (0.81%) SaaS
14 19 (0.70%) Google Tag Manager
15 15 (0.55%) IaaS
16 14 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
16 14 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 13 (0.48%) Yarn
18 11 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.10%) HTTP
2 22 (0.81%) Internet
3 21 (0.77%) Kerberos
4 13 (0.48%) Firewall
5 11 (0.40%) MVNO
6 10 (0.37%) Network Security
7 9 (0.33%) WAN
8 8 (0.29%) LAN
8 8 (0.29%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (0.18%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.15%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.15%) MPLS
10 4 (0.15%) Skype
10 4 (0.15%) SMS
10 4 (0.15%) VPN
11 3 (0.11%) Cisco ISE
11 3 (0.11%) FTP
11 3 (0.11%) SNMP
11 3 (0.11%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (12.81%) SQL Server
2 160 (5.86%) Big Data
3 144 (5.27%) MongoDB
4 142 (5.20%) NoSQL
5 125 (4.58%) Hadoop
6 101 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 92 (3.37%) MySQL
8 89 (3.26%) Relational Database
9 62 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
10 61 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 58 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
12 57 (2.09%) HBase
13 53 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
14 49 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
15 47 (1.72%) Apache Hive
16 39 (1.43%) Blockchain
16 39 (1.43%) RDBMS
17 36 (1.32%) Data Lake
17 36 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 27 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 368 (13.47%) Git (software)
2 278 (10.18%) Jenkins
3 197 (7.21%) Maven
4 110 (4.03%) Cucumber
5 79 (2.89%) Selenium
6 77 (2.82%) webpack
7 70 (2.56%) TeamCity
8 67 (2.45%) NUnit
9 63 (2.31%) JIRA
10 59 (2.16%) JUnit
11 55 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
12 54 (1.98%) Octopus Deploy
13 49 (1.79%) Jasmine
14 47 (1.72%) Visual Studio
15 45 (1.65%) Mockito
16 36 (1.32%) Gradle
17 34 (1.24%) gulp
18 32 (1.17%) SpecFlow
19 30 (1.10%) Subversion
20 28 (1.02%) Mocha
General
1 677 (24.78%) Finance
2 216 (7.91%) Banking
3 132 (4.83%) Retail
4 120 (4.39%) Telecoms
5 114 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 113 (4.14%) Marketing
7 96 (3.51%) Front Office
8 87 (3.18%) Electronics
9 65 (2.38%) Investment Banking
10 57 (2.09%) Games
11 54 (1.98%) Law
12 18 (0.66%) Publishing
13 15 (0.55%) Advertising
13 15 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.33%) Back Office
14 9 (0.33%) Billing
14 9 (0.33%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.22%) Automotive
15 6 (0.22%) Legal
16 5 (0.18%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1,738 (63.62%) Developer
2 370 (13.54%) Java Developer
3 276 (10.10%) C# Developer
4 271 (9.92%) .NET Developer
5 203 (7.43%) React Developer
6 199 (7.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 197 (7.21%) Senior Developer
8 187 (6.84%) JavaScript Developer
9 166 (6.08%) DevOps Engineer
10 137 (5.01%) C# .NET Developer
11 123 (4.50%) Angular Developer
11 123 (4.50%) Architect
12 120 (4.39%) Lead Developer
13 115 (4.21%) Full Stack Developer
14 114 (4.17%) Analyst
15 96 (3.51%) Consultant
16 95 (3.48%) AWS Engineer
17 94 (3.44%) AWS DevOps
18 83 (3.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
19 74 (2.71%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 530 (19.40%) HTML
2 510 (18.67%) AngularJS
3 499 (18.27%) CSS
4 495 (18.12%) .NET
5 426 (15.59%) React
6 377 (13.80%) RESTful
7 292 (10.69%) HTML5
8 288 (10.54%) Web Services
9 285 (10.43%) Spring
10 283 (10.36%) Node.js
11 223 (8.16%) REST
12 212 (7.76%) JSON
13 210 (7.69%) CSS3
14 194 (7.10%) ASP.NET
15 186 (6.81%) ASP.NET Web API
16 168 (6.15%) Redux
17 164 (6.00%) jQuery
18 159 (5.82%) XML
19 142 (5.20%) Kafka
20 141 (5.16%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 158 (5.78%) Fintech
2 119 (4.36%) User Experience
3 93 (3.40%) Mobile App
4 74 (2.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 58 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
6 52 (1.90%) Computer Science
7 42 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
8 39 (1.43%) Fixed Income
9 35 (1.28%) Equities
10 31 (1.13%) Data Structures
10 31 (1.13%) Derivative
11 30 (1.10%) Algorithms
12 28 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
13 27 (0.99%) Hedge funds
14 22 (0.81%) iPhone
15 19 (0.70%) iPad
16 18 (0.66%) Cloud Native
16 18 (0.66%) Virtual Team
17 17 (0.62%) Video on Demand
18 16 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 241 (8.82%) Linux
2 102 (3.73%) Unix
3 89 (3.26%) Apple iOS
4 88 (3.22%) Windows
5 86 (3.15%) Android
6 32 (1.17%) CentOS
6 32 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.29%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.26%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.18%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.15%) Debian
10 4 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.11%) VMS
12 2 (0.073%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.073%) zOS
13 1 (0.037%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,260 (46.12%) Agile Software Development
2 778 (28.48%) TDD
3 385 (14.09%) Microservices
4 355 (12.99%) DevOps
5 328 (12.01%) Scrum
6 322 (11.79%) BDD
7 317 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
8 297 (10.87%) MVC
9 282 (10.32%) Front End Development
10 257 (9.41%) OO
11 240 (8.78%) Test Automation
12 175 (6.41%) E-Commerce
13 164 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
14 156 (5.71%) Software Engineering
15 153 (5.60%) SOA
16 140 (5.12%) Web Development
17 129 (4.72%) Migration
18 124 (4.54%) Analytics
19 122 (4.47%) Multithreading
20 110 (4.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 861 (31.52%) JavaScript
2 772 (28.26%) Java
3 550 (20.13%) C#
4 417 (15.26%) SQL
5 239 (8.75%) Java 8
6 228 (8.35%) Python
7 139 (5.09%) Scala
8 134 (4.90%) ES6
9 93 (3.40%) PHP
9 93 (3.40%) Ruby
10 86 (3.15%) TypeScript
11 66 (2.42%) Bash Shell
12 58 (2.12%) Go
13 48 (1.76%) XPath
14 44 (1.61%) T-SQL
15 40 (1.46%) PowerShell
16 38 (1.39%) C++
17 36 (1.32%) Groovy
18 34 (1.24%) Apple Swift
19 31 (1.13%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 120 (4.39%) Degree
2 52 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 38 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 35 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (0.62%) AWS Certification
5 17 (0.62%) ISTQB
6 16 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (0.40%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.22%) ISEB
10 6 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (0.22%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.22%) PMP
11 4 (0.15%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.11%) CCNP
12 3 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (3.33%) QA
2 31 (1.13%) GCP
3 11 (0.40%) GDPR
3 11 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.33%) PMO
5 7 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (0.22%) SLA
7 5 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.073%) MiFID
9 1 (0.037%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.037%) DICOM
9 1 (0.037%) HL7
9 1 (0.037%) IEC 62304
9 1 (0.037%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 293 (10.72%) Docker
2 66 (2.42%) HDFS
3 31 (1.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 18 (0.66%) Apache Flume
5 10 (0.37%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.037%) Firmware
9 1 (0.037%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.037%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.037%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.037%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 148 (5.42%) Kubernetes
2 144 (5.27%) Ansible
3 143 (5.23%) Terraform
4 102 (3.73%) Puppet
5 86 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (1.13%) Hadoop YARN
7 27 (0.99%) Oozie
8 20 (0.73%) Mesos
9 14 (0.51%) Packer
10 12 (0.44%) Salt
11 11 (0.40%) Kibana
11 11 (0.40%) logstash
12 10 (0.37%) Consul
13 9 (0.33%) HP ALM
13 9 (0.33%) SCCM
14 8 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
15 7 (0.26%) Cobbler
15 7 (0.26%) Grafana
16 6 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 6 (0.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 197 (7.21%) Microsoft
2 176 (6.44%) SAP
3 127 (4.65%) Oracle
4 76 (2.78%) Google
5 52 (1.90%) WSO2
6 44 (1.61%) Hortonworks
6 44 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
7 32 (1.17%) ServiceNow
8 31 (1.13%) Cloudera
8 31 (1.13%) Talend
9 23 (0.84%) Red Hat
10 22 (0.81%) Sitecore
11 20 (0.73%) Tealium
11 20 (0.73%) Xamarin
12 19 (0.70%) Tableau
13 18 (0.66%) MapR
14 17 (0.62%) Bloomberg
15 16 (0.59%) Sybase
16 14 (0.51%) Capita
17 13 (0.48%) VMware