Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 99 96
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 +41
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 2,484 2,111 2,249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.69% 2.38% 2.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.00% 7.23% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,095 1,759 1,857
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £350 £325 £319
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
England median hourly rate £47.00 £42.50 £53.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.59% -20.93% +45.27%
10th Percentile £42.20 £19.50 £33.05
90th Percentile £70.20 £82.50 £150.38
UK median hourly rate £44.75 £42.50 £53.75
% change year-on-year +5.29% -20.93% +45.27%

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 31,046 29,195 32,738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.57% 32.86% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,993 19,188 21,428
England median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £631 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 903 1,035 1,233
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.64 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.75 £47.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%

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 February 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 24 February 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 24 February 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 1,624 £525 +5.00% 485
South East +35 275 £450 +9.09% 104
North of England -19 224 £400 - 107
East of England +38 168 £513 +13.89% 68
North West -8 130 £390 +0.65% 56
Midlands -6 111 £450 +12.50% 66
Yorkshire -27 87 £410 +2.50% 42
West Midlands +15 78 £475 +18.75% 37
South West -14 73 £401 -5.76% 35
East Midlands -33 28 £431 -8.00% 29
North East +29 6 £491 -3.20% 9
Greenfield Project
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 1,057 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 746 (30.03%) Java
3 708 (28.50%) JavaScript
4 678 (27.29%) TDD
5 620 (24.96%) Finance
6 522 (21.01%) C#
7 481 (19.36%) .NET
8 449 (18.08%) AngularJS
9 417 (16.79%) HTML
10 393 (15.82%) CSS
11 388 (15.62%) Amazon AWS
12 367 (14.77%) SQL
13 345 (13.89%) React
14 324 (13.04%) BDD
15 306 (12.32%) SQL Server
16 300 (12.08%) RESTful
17 294 (11.84%) Scrum
18 284 (11.43%) DevOps
19 280 (11.27%) MVC
20 276 (11.11%) Git (software)
21 262 (10.55%) Web Services
22 249 (10.02%) Spring
22 249 (10.02%) Microservices
23 247 (9.94%) Microsoft Azure
24 238 (9.58%) Node.js
25 233 (9.38%) HTML5
26 228 (9.18%) Continuous Integration
27 225 (9.06%) Banking
28 213 (8.57%) Test Automation
29 212 (8.53%) Docker

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 97 (3.90%) Apache Spark
2 67 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 52 (2.09%) Mule
4 48 (1.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 46 (1.85%) Oracle Service Bus
6 42 (1.69%) JBoss
6 42 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 34 (1.37%) Jetty
8 31 (1.25%) Apache
9 30 (1.21%) CMS
10 29 (1.17%) NServiceBus
11 25 (1.01%) Confluence
12 14 (0.56%) OpenStack
12 14 (0.56%) Umbraco
13 12 (0.48%) Apache Pig
13 12 (0.48%) WebSphere
14 11 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
14 11 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
15 10 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
15 10 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (0.97%) Photoshop
2 18 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.20%) InVision
5 5 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.081%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.76%) Markit EDM
3 17 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (0.56%) ION MarketView
5 11 (0.44%) SAP CO
5 11 (0.44%) SAP SD
6 10 (0.40%) SAP FI
6 10 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
7 8 (0.32%) Magento
8 7 (0.28%) SAP APO
8 7 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (0.24%) SAP MM
10 5 (0.20%) SAP Retail
10 5 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
11 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
11 4 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.16%) SAP EWM
11 4 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (0.16%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 388 (15.62%) Amazon AWS
2 247 (9.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (2.09%) Dynamics 365
4 44 (1.77%) Serverless
5 41 (1.65%) Amazon S3
6 37 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 34 (1.37%) GitHub
7 34 (1.37%) SaaS
8 33 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
9 32 (1.29%) AWS CloudFormation
10 28 (1.13%) npm
11 26 (1.05%) OpenShift
12 21 (0.85%) Google Tag Manager
13 20 (0.81%) PaaS
14 17 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
15 16 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
16 15 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
17 13 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 11 (0.44%) IaaS
19 9 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (0.68%) Internet
2 15 (0.60%) Kerberos
3 13 (0.52%) Firewall
3 13 (0.52%) Skype
4 12 (0.48%) HTTP
5 11 (0.44%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.40%) MVNO
7 7 (0.28%) Network Security
8 5 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (0.20%) LAN
8 5 (0.20%) WAN
9 4 (0.16%) Bluetooth
9 4 (0.16%) SMS
9 4 (0.16%) SNMP
10 3 (0.12%) SSL
10 3 (0.12%) VPN
11 2 (0.081%) 4G
11 2 (0.081%) DMZ
11 2 (0.081%) SAN
12 1 (0.040%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 306 (12.32%) SQL Server
2 174 (7.00%) NoSQL
3 148 (5.96%) MongoDB
4 131 (5.27%) Big Data
4 131 (5.27%) Hadoop
5 104 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
6 89 (3.58%) MySQL
7 78 (3.14%) Relational Database
8 71 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
9 59 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
10 53 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 49 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 48 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 47 (1.89%) Apache Hive
14 46 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
15 45 (1.81%) RDBMS
16 43 (1.73%) HBase
17 39 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
18 38 (1.53%) Redis
19 35 (1.41%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 276 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 208 (8.37%) Jenkins
3 165 (6.64%) Maven
4 108 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 90 (3.62%) Selenium
6 70 (2.82%) TeamCity
7 59 (2.38%) JIRA
7 59 (2.38%) NUnit
8 49 (1.97%) SpecFlow
9 46 (1.85%) webpack
10 43 (1.73%) Subversion
11 39 (1.57%) JUnit
12 37 (1.49%) Jasmine
12 37 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
13 34 (1.37%) Gradle
13 34 (1.37%) WebDriver
14 33 (1.33%) Visual Studio
15 32 (1.29%) gulp
15 32 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
16 24 (0.97%) Grunt
General
1 620 (24.96%) Finance
2 225 (9.06%) Banking
3 114 (4.59%) Marketing
4 111 (4.47%) Telecoms
5 109 (4.39%) Manufacturing
6 106 (4.27%) Front Office
7 98 (3.95%) Investment Banking
8 81 (3.26%) Electronics
9 75 (3.02%) Retail
10 51 (2.05%) Games
11 33 (1.33%) Law
12 23 (0.93%) Financial Institution
13 21 (0.85%) Publishing
14 17 (0.68%) Back Office
15 16 (0.64%) Advertising
16 10 (0.40%) Billing
17 7 (0.28%) Automotive
18 6 (0.24%) Legal
19 4 (0.16%) German Language
20 3 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,537 (61.88%) Developer
2 365 (14.69%) Java Developer
3 271 (10.91%) C# Developer
4 217 (8.74%) .NET Developer
5 196 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 160 (6.44%) JavaScript Developer
7 140 (5.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 135 (5.43%) React Developer
9 133 (5.35%) Full Stack Developer
10 130 (5.23%) Architect
11 129 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
12 106 (4.27%) Consultant
13 105 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
13 105 (4.23%) Lead Developer
14 103 (4.15%) Analyst
15 97 (3.90%) Angular Developer
16 82 (3.30%) Agile Developer
17 76 (3.06%) Business Analyst
18 70 (2.82%) WPF Developer
19 66 (2.66%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 481 (19.36%) .NET
2 449 (18.08%) AngularJS
3 417 (16.79%) HTML
4 393 (15.82%) CSS
5 345 (13.89%) React
6 300 (12.08%) RESTful
7 262 (10.55%) Web Services
8 249 (10.02%) Spring
9 238 (9.58%) Node.js
10 233 (9.38%) HTML5
11 176 (7.09%) ASP.NET
12 167 (6.72%) REST
13 166 (6.68%) CSS3
14 164 (6.60%) JSON
15 151 (6.08%) SOAP
16 144 (5.80%) jQuery
17 140 (5.64%) ASP.NET Web API
18 138 (5.56%) XML
19 134 (5.39%) Hibernate
20 125 (5.03%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 129 (5.19%) Fintech
2 114 (4.59%) User Experience
3 76 (3.06%) Mobile App
4 68 (2.74%) Fixed Income
5 57 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
6 50 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 49 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
8 45 (1.81%) Computer Science
9 43 (1.73%) Derivative
10 40 (1.61%) Hedge funds
11 38 (1.53%) Equities
12 25 (1.01%) Algorithms
12 25 (1.01%) Data Structures
13 24 (0.97%) Market Risk
14 19 (0.76%) Virtual Team
15 18 (0.72%) Tandem
16 17 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
17 15 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
18 14 (0.56%) Video on Demand
19 12 (0.48%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 205 (8.25%) Linux
2 82 (3.30%) Android
3 81 (3.26%) Apple iOS
4 75 (3.02%) Unix
5 53 (2.13%) Windows
6 43 (1.73%) CentOS
7 23 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.32%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.24%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.16%) Debian
12 3 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.081%) Nucleus RTOS
13 2 (0.081%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.081%) zOS
14 1 (0.040%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.040%) VMS
14 1 (0.040%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,057 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 678 (27.29%) TDD
3 324 (13.04%) BDD
4 294 (11.84%) Scrum
5 284 (11.43%) DevOps
6 280 (11.27%) MVC
7 249 (10.02%) Microservices
8 228 (9.18%) Continuous Integration
9 213 (8.57%) Test Automation
10 206 (8.29%) OO
11 197 (7.93%) Front End Development
12 182 (7.33%) Multithreading
13 159 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
14 144 (5.80%) Software Engineering
15 136 (5.48%) E-Commerce
16 122 (4.91%) SOA
17 112 (4.51%) Analytics
17 112 (4.51%) Migration
18 106 (4.27%) SDLC
19 104 (4.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 746 (30.03%) Java
2 708 (28.50%) JavaScript
3 522 (21.01%) C#
4 367 (14.77%) SQL
5 157 (6.32%) Python
6 149 (6.00%) Scala
7 107 (4.31%) ES6
8 75 (3.02%) Ruby
9 67 (2.70%) TypeScript
10 62 (2.50%) PHP
11 53 (2.13%) T-SQL
12 46 (1.85%) XPath
13 41 (1.65%) Bash Shell
14 39 (1.57%) Go
15 37 (1.49%) C++
16 36 (1.45%) Apple Swift
17 34 (1.37%) PowerShell
18 30 (1.21%) Objective-C
19 29 (1.17%) Groovy
20 28 (1.13%) C
Qualifications
1 96 (3.86%) Degree
2 53 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 43 (1.73%) SC Cleared
4 26 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (0.48%) AWS Certification
6 10 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (0.40%) Master's Degree
7 8 (0.32%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.28%) PMP
9 6 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.12%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.081%) CCNP
12 2 (0.081%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.081%) HND
12 2 (0.081%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.081%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (3.58%) QA
2 18 (0.72%) GDPR
3 12 (0.48%) GCP
4 10 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
5 9 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.32%) PMO
7 7 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 7 (0.28%) MiFID
8 6 (0.24%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.16%) SLA
10 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.081%) IEC 62304
12 1 (0.040%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 212 (8.53%) Docker
2 45 (1.81%) HDFS
3 24 (0.97%) Apache Flume
4 20 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 12 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (0.44%) Active Directory
7 6 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.12%) XenApp
9 2 (0.081%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.081%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.081%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.040%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.040%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 133 (5.35%) Ansible
2 109 (4.39%) Puppet
3 103 (4.15%) Terraform
4 100 (4.03%) Kubernetes
5 98 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (1.25%) Oozie
7 30 (1.21%) Cobbler
8 27 (1.09%) Mesos
9 19 (0.76%) Hadoop YARN
10 16 (0.64%) Packer
11 8 (0.32%) Grafana
11 8 (0.32%) HP ALM
11 8 (0.32%) Kibana
11 8 (0.32%) logstash
11 8 (0.32%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (0.28%) Nagios
12 7 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 6 (0.24%) Consul
14 4 (0.16%) Netcool
Vendors
1 181 (7.29%) Microsoft
2 175 (7.05%) SAP
3 124 (4.99%) Oracle
4 73 (2.94%) Google
5 52 (2.09%) WSO2
6 45 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
7 41 (1.65%) Hortonworks
8 37 (1.49%) ServiceNow
9 36 (1.45%) Cloudera
10 32 (1.29%) Talend
11 24 (0.97%) MapR
12 22 (0.89%) IBM
12 22 (0.89%) Tealium
13 21 (0.85%) Red Hat
13 21 (0.85%) Sitecore
14 17 (0.68%) Tableau
14 17 (0.68%) Xamarin
15 16 (0.64%) ION Trading
16 15 (0.60%) Sybase
17 14 (0.56%) Adobe