Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 77 100
Rank change year-on-year +3 +23 +7
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 2,341 3,051 2,307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 3.02% 3.23% 2.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.62% 9.88% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,912 2,527 1,910
England median daily rate £538 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £375 £375 £340
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 0
England median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% - -
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +103.95% -55.29%

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 24,345 30,883 30,468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.45% 32.71% 33.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,624 20,341 20,138
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £265 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 943 959 917
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £11.36 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.77 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.85% - -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +1 1,587 £575 +6.48% 380
North of England +30 219 £450 +16.13% 175
South East -73 189 £475 -5.00% 101
South West +20 157 £439 +3.24% 52
North West +18 126 £425 +13.33% 106
Midlands +83 119 £438 -2.78% 78
Yorkshire +21 91 £475 +18.75% 55
West Midlands +44 67 £475 +5.56% 53
East of England -48 65 £475 -9.52% 53
East Midlands +37 49 £400 +6.67% 25
North East +6 2 £550 +34.15% 14
Greenfield Project
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 874 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
2 614 (26.23%) JavaScript
3 579 (24.73%) Java
4 553 (23.62%) Finance
5 499 (21.32%) C#
6 484 (20.67%) TDD
7 432 (18.45%) .NET
8 412 (17.60%) Azure
9 411 (17.56%) AWS
10 381 (16.28%) React
11 379 (16.19%) Microservices
12 371 (15.85%) DevOps
13 344 (14.69%) Docker
14 336 (14.35%) AngularJS
15 317 (13.54%) SQL
16 312 (13.33%) Python
17 302 (12.90%) Node.js
18 278 (11.88%) HTML
19 276 (11.79%) CSS
20 251 (10.72%) Kubernetes
21 226 (9.65%) Fintech
22 219 (9.35%) Front Office
23 201 (8.59%) Software Engineering
24 197 (8.42%) Web Services
25 195 (8.33%) Banking
26 191 (8.16%) SQL Server
27 186 (7.95%) BDD
28 185 (7.90%) Front End Development
29 171 (7.30%) Scrum
30 170 (7.26%) .NET Core

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 69 (2.95%) Apache Spark
2 41 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (1.45%) CMS
4 22 (0.94%) Apache
5 21 (0.90%) SharePoint
6 16 (0.68%) Mule
6 16 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
6 16 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 13 (0.56%) EPiServer
7 13 (0.56%) IIS
8 12 (0.51%) nginx
9 11 (0.47%) Umbraco
10 9 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (0.34%) Drupal
12 7 (0.30%) Confluence
12 7 (0.30%) SugarCRM
13 5 (0.21%) Apache Airflow
13 5 (0.21%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 11 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.21%) Sketch
5 4 (0.17%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.13%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.13%) InVision
6 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.085%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.085%) Zeplin
8 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.043%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.043%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.043%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 36 (1.54%) SAP S/4HANA
2 27 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (0.85%) Endur
4 9 (0.38%) Magento
5 8 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.30%) SAP Travel Management
7 6 (0.26%) NetSuite
7 6 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
7 6 (0.26%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.26%) SAP SD
8 5 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.21%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.21%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.17%) SAP MM
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 412 (17.60%) Azure
2 411 (17.56%) AWS
3 128 (5.47%) GCP
4 112 (4.78%) Serverless
5 71 (3.03%) Power Platform
6 62 (2.65%) AWS Lambda
7 52 (2.22%) Amazon S3
8 45 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
9 44 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
10 41 (1.75%) OpenShift
11 34 (1.45%) GitHub
12 31 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
13 29 (1.24%) Amazon ECS
14 28 (1.20%) PaaS
15 26 (1.11%) Azure Data Factory
16 25 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
17 24 (1.03%) SaaS
18 23 (0.98%) Office 365
19 20 (0.85%) npm
20 16 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.07%) Internet
2 16 (0.68%) HTTP
3 15 (0.64%) TETRA
4 7 (0.30%) Firewall
4 7 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (0.26%) DNS
5 6 (0.26%) LAN
5 6 (0.26%) SSH
6 5 (0.21%) WAN
7 4 (0.17%) Wireless
8 3 (0.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (0.13%) Multicast
9 2 (0.085%) 4G
9 2 (0.085%) 5G
9 2 (0.085%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.085%) DSL
9 2 (0.085%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.085%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.085%) VoIP
10 1 (0.043%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 124 (5.30%) Big Data
3 105 (4.49%) NoSQL
4 83 (3.55%) MongoDB
5 68 (2.90%) Relational Database
6 66 (2.82%) MySQL
6 66 (2.82%) Power BI
7 65 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
8 60 (2.56%) Hadoop
9 51 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 50 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
10 50 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
11 49 (2.09%) Data Lake
12 47 (2.01%) Cosmos DB
13 39 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
14 35 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 34 (1.45%) Amazon Athena
15 34 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 27 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
17 26 (1.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 133 (5.68%) Git (software)
2 105 (4.49%) Jenkins
3 43 (1.84%) webpack
4 34 (1.45%) TeamCity
5 30 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (1.24%) Maven
6 29 (1.24%) Selenium
7 26 (1.11%) Cucumber
8 24 (1.03%) JIRA
8 24 (1.03%) JUnit
9 20 (0.85%) Jasmine
10 19 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
10 19 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
11 18 (0.77%) Visual Studio
12 17 (0.73%) Artifactory
12 17 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
13 16 (0.68%) FitNesse
14 15 (0.64%) gulp
15 14 (0.60%) SonarQube
15 14 (0.60%) SpecFlow
General
1 553 (23.62%) Finance
2 219 (9.35%) Front Office
3 195 (8.33%) Banking
4 78 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 68 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 62 (2.65%) Marketing
7 58 (2.48%) Retail
8 53 (2.26%) Manufacturing
9 48 (2.05%) Public Sector
10 39 (1.67%) Electronics
11 35 (1.50%) Law
12 27 (1.15%) Legal
13 19 (0.81%) Games
14 14 (0.60%) Back Office
15 13 (0.56%) Billing
16 11 (0.47%) Publishing
17 10 (0.43%) Advertising
18 8 (0.34%) Automotive
19 7 (0.30%) Financial Institution
20 4 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,369 (58.48%) Developer
2 292 (12.47%) Java Developer
3 280 (11.96%) React Developer
4 221 (9.44%) Full Stack Developer
5 207 (8.84%) Senior Developer
6 185 (7.90%) .NET Developer
7 174 (7.43%) C# Developer
8 154 (6.58%) Architect
9 119 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
10 114 (4.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 101 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
12 95 (4.06%) Analyst
13 84 (3.59%) Python Developer
14 83 (3.55%) Angular Developer
15 78 (3.33%) Consultant
16 73 (3.12%) C# .NET Developer
17 71 (3.03%) AWS Developer
18 70 (2.99%) Senior Java Developer
19 65 (2.78%) Business Analyst
19 65 (2.78%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 432 (18.45%) .NET
2 381 (16.28%) React
3 336 (14.35%) AngularJS
4 302 (12.90%) Node.js
5 278 (11.88%) HTML
6 276 (11.79%) CSS
7 197 (8.42%) Web Services
8 170 (7.26%) .NET Core
9 168 (7.18%) Redux
10 165 (7.05%) RESTful
11 160 (6.83%) Spring
12 138 (5.89%) ASP.NET
13 121 (5.17%) Kafka
14 108 (4.61%) HTML5
15 103 (4.40%) Spring Boot
16 90 (3.84%) Sass
17 83 (3.55%) REST
18 79 (3.37%) CSS3
19 73 (3.12%) ASP.NET Web API
20 71 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 90 (3.84%) Derivative
2 88 (3.76%) Hedge funds
2 88 (3.76%) User Experience
3 77 (3.29%) Equities
4 73 (3.12%) Fixed Income
5 63 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 62 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
6 62 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 35 (1.50%) Mobile App
8 31 (1.32%) Equity Derivative
9 25 (1.07%) Reference Data
10 24 (1.03%) Public Cloud
11 22 (0.94%) Algorithms
12 21 (0.90%) Data Structures
13 19 (0.81%) Cloud Native
14 18 (0.77%) Credit Risk
14 18 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
15 17 (0.73%) Animation
15 17 (0.73%) Exotic Derivative
16 16 (0.68%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 107 (4.57%) Linux
2 65 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 46 (1.96%) Android
4 30 (1.28%) Windows
5 26 (1.11%) Unix
6 15 (0.64%) tvOS
7 12 (0.51%) OpenVMS
8 9 (0.38%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.17%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.17%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.085%) CentOS
11 2 (0.085%) VMS
12 1 (0.043%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.043%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.043%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 874 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
2 484 (20.67%) TDD
3 379 (16.19%) Microservices
4 371 (15.85%) DevOps
5 226 (9.65%) Fintech
6 201 (8.59%) Software Engineering
7 186 (7.95%) BDD
8 185 (7.90%) Front End Development
9 171 (7.30%) Scrum
10 166 (7.09%) MVC
11 149 (6.36%) OO
12 134 (5.72%) Continuous Integration
13 130 (5.55%) Analytics
13 130 (5.55%) Test Automation
14 125 (5.34%) Open Source
15 124 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
16 113 (4.83%) Unit Testing
17 106 (4.53%) SDLC
18 93 (3.97%) Migration
19 91 (3.89%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 614 (26.23%) JavaScript
2 579 (24.73%) Java
3 499 (21.32%) C#
4 317 (13.54%) SQL
5 312 (13.33%) Python
6 129 (5.51%) ES6
7 125 (5.34%) TypeScript
8 122 (5.21%) Java 8
9 100 (4.27%) PHP
10 90 (3.84%) C++
11 89 (3.80%) Scala
12 59 (2.52%) Ruby
13 35 (1.50%) C
14 34 (1.45%) R
15 33 (1.41%) Kotlin
16 31 (1.32%) Apple Swift
17 30 (1.28%) PowerShell
18 23 (0.98%) Bash Shell
19 22 (0.94%) Go
19 22 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (2.73%) Degree
2 46 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 28 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.26%) CISSP
4 6 (0.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (0.26%) PhD
4 6 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
5 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.21%) SSCP
6 4 (0.17%) ACCA
6 4 (0.17%) CHECK Team Member
6 4 (0.17%) CIMA
6 4 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.13%) AAT
7 3 (0.13%) CCNA
7 3 (0.13%) CEH
7 3 (0.13%) OSCP
8 2 (0.085%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.085%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (1.67%) QA
2 11 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.43%) PMO
4 9 (0.38%) MiFID
5 8 (0.34%) GDPR
6 7 (0.30%) MISRA
6 7 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.21%) IEC 61508
7 5 (0.21%) ISO 26262
8 4 (0.17%) EMIR
9 2 (0.085%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.085%) NIST
10 1 (0.043%) IEC 62304
10 1 (0.043%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.043%) P3O
10 1 (0.043%) SLA
10 1 (0.043%) TARGET2
System Software
1 344 (14.69%) Docker
2 14 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.38%) HDFS
5 9 (0.38%) vSphere
6 6 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.085%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.085%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.043%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.043%) Varnish
9 1 (0.043%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.043%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.043%) Xen
Systems Management
1 251 (10.72%) Kubernetes
2 132 (5.64%) Terraform
3 91 (3.89%) Ansible
4 31 (1.32%) Puppet
5 25 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.34%) Grafana
7 5 (0.21%) Mesos
7 5 (0.21%) Oozie
7 5 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.17%) Packer
8 4 (0.17%) Rancher
9 3 (0.13%) Kibana
9 3 (0.13%) Salt
10 2 (0.085%) Consul
10 2 (0.085%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.085%) Istio
11 1 (0.043%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.043%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.043%) Stealthwatch
11 1 (0.043%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 132 (5.64%) Microsoft
2 124 (5.30%) SAP
3 81 (3.46%) Oracle
4 67 (2.86%) Google
5 47 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
6 22 (0.94%) Tableau
7 20 (0.85%) Apple
7 20 (0.85%) OpenLink
8 19 (0.81%) Talend
9 17 (0.73%) Sybase
9 17 (0.73%) VMware
9 17 (0.73%) WSO2
10 14 (0.60%) Sitecore
11 12 (0.51%) Databricks
12 9 (0.38%) Adobe
12 9 (0.38%) MuleSoft
13 8 (0.34%) Informatica
13 8 (0.34%) Workday
14 7 (0.30%) Atlassian
14 7 (0.30%) Splunk