Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 97 109
Rank change year-on-year +19 +12 +3
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 2,950 2,329 2,249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 3.14% 2.56% 2.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.11% 7.45% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,431 1,915 1,869
England median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £340 £325
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £510 £500 £463
% change year-on-year +2.00% +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
England median hourly rate £42.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £34.25 - £41.25
90th Percentile £140.75 - £43.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 - £42.50

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 32,365 31,242 34,241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.48% 34.39% 34.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,396 20,600 22,633
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £285 £269 £255
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 983 955 1,141
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.30 £46.88
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.73
% change year-on-year +2.38% +1.33% +12.03%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +13 1,927 £525 - 445
South East +57 394 £500 +8.11% 104
North of England -14 225 £400 +3.23% 158
East of England +14 174 £525 - 50
South West +5 117 £425 +1.19% 59
Yorkshire -6 112 £400 +4.23% 73
North West -20 105 £398 +6.00% 78
Midlands -9 100 £425 +6.25% 63
West Midlands -7 62 £450 +20.00% 42
East Midlands +4 38 £360 -12.73% 21
North East -13 8 £350 -27.46% 7
Greenfield Project
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 1,376 (46.64%) Agile Software Development
2 945 (32.03%) TDD
3 932 (31.59%) JavaScript
4 880 (29.83%) Java
5 774 (26.24%) Finance
6 701 (23.76%) C#
7 641 (21.73%) .NET
8 601 (20.37%) SQL
9 585 (19.83%) Microservices
10 531 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
11 523 (17.73%) AngularJS
12 509 (17.25%) HTML
13 471 (15.97%) Microsoft Azure
14 462 (15.66%) React
15 459 (15.56%) CSS
16 430 (14.58%) BDD
17 412 (13.97%) DevOps
18 400 (13.56%) Spring
19 391 (13.25%) SQL Server
20 368 (12.47%) Docker
21 360 (12.20%) RESTful
22 347 (11.76%) Java 8
23 343 (11.63%) MVC
24 333 (11.29%) Scrum
25 330 (11.19%) Git (software)
26 314 (10.64%) Jenkins
27 307 (10.41%) Web Services
28 289 (9.80%) Test Automation
29 286 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
30 279 (9.46%) HTML5

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
1 109 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
2 100 (3.39%) Apache Spark
3 62 (2.10%) Mule
4 57 (1.93%) Oracle Service Bus
5 56 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 48 (1.63%) MQSeries
7 45 (1.53%) JBoss
8 44 (1.49%) Jetty
9 42 (1.42%) Tomcat
10 38 (1.29%) CMS
11 37 (1.25%) NServiceBus
12 31 (1.05%) Apache
13 21 (0.71%) IIS
14 17 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
14 17 (0.58%) Confluence
14 17 (0.58%) SharePoint
15 16 (0.54%) Umbraco
16 15 (0.51%) WebSphere
17 9 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
18 8 (0.27%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.20%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.14%) Chatbot
3 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.034%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.034%) InVision
5 1 (0.034%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.034%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.71%) Markit EDM
3 16 (0.54%) PolarLake
4 15 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
5 9 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.27%) Magento
7 4 (0.14%) SAP SD
8 3 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.10%) Endur
8 3 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.10%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.068%) JDE OneWorld
9 2 (0.068%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.068%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.068%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.068%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.068%) SAP GRC
9 2 (0.068%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.068%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 531 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
2 471 (15.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (2.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 61 (2.07%) Serverless
5 44 (1.49%) GitHub
6 43 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 42 (1.42%) Amazon S3
8 40 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
9 39 (1.32%) PaaS
10 32 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
10 32 (1.08%) OpenShift
11 26 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 25 (0.85%) IaaS
13 20 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
14 19 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
14 19 (0.64%) SaaS
15 13 (0.44%) npm
16 10 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
17 8 (0.27%) CloudFront
18 7 (0.24%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 24 (0.81%) HTTP
2 17 (0.58%) Internet
3 15 (0.51%) AMQP
4 14 (0.47%) SSL
5 8 (0.27%) Firewall
6 6 (0.20%) Kerberos
6 6 (0.20%) Skype
7 5 (0.17%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (0.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (0.17%) Network Security
7 5 (0.17%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.14%) Cisco Firepower
8 4 (0.14%) FTP
8 4 (0.14%) VPN
8 4 (0.14%) WAN
9 3 (0.10%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.10%) DAB
9 3 (0.10%) LAN
9 3 (0.10%) SMS
9 3 (0.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 391 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 237 (8.03%) MongoDB
3 214 (7.25%) NoSQL
4 189 (6.41%) Hadoop
5 146 (4.95%) Big Data
6 97 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 80 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
8 77 (2.61%) MySQL
9 68 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
10 63 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
11 56 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 51 (1.73%) Relational Database
13 45 (1.53%) Couchbase
13 45 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
14 39 (1.32%) Cosmos DB
15 38 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
16 36 (1.22%) Apache Hive
17 33 (1.12%) Power BI
18 32 (1.08%) HBase
19 31 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 330 (11.19%) Git (software)
2 314 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 217 (7.36%) Maven
4 106 (3.59%) Selenium
5 102 (3.46%) Cucumber
5 102 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 72 (2.44%) JIRA
7 70 (2.37%) webpack
8 67 (2.27%) SpecFlow
9 60 (2.03%) Octopus Deploy
9 60 (2.03%) TeamCity
10 57 (1.93%) Visual Studio
11 53 (1.80%) Jasmine
12 46 (1.56%) JUnit
13 42 (1.42%) NUnit
14 41 (1.39%) Mockito
15 35 (1.19%) Subversion
16 34 (1.15%) WebDriver
17 30 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
18 28 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 774 (26.24%) Finance
2 242 (8.20%) Banking
3 168 (5.69%) Retail
4 152 (5.15%) Front Office
5 144 (4.88%) Marketing
6 139 (4.71%) Telecoms
7 121 (4.10%) Manufacturing
8 107 (3.63%) Electronics
9 63 (2.14%) Games
10 62 (2.10%) Law
11 44 (1.49%) Investment Banking
12 29 (0.98%) Back Office
13 23 (0.78%) Legal
14 21 (0.71%) Publishing
15 12 (0.41%) Advertising
15 12 (0.41%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.24%) Billing
16 7 (0.24%) Interactive Media
16 7 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,924 (65.22%) Developer
2 504 (17.08%) Java Developer
3 333 (11.29%) .NET Developer
4 311 (10.54%) C# Developer
5 246 (8.34%) React Developer
6 226 (7.66%) Senior Developer
7 190 (6.44%) JavaScript Developer
8 169 (5.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 166 (5.63%) Angular Developer
10 148 (5.02%) Full Stack Developer
11 143 (4.85%) Analyst
12 142 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
12 142 (4.81%) DevOps Engineer
13 123 (4.17%) Architect
13 123 (4.17%) Lead Developer
14 97 (3.29%) AWS Engineer
15 86 (2.92%) Lead Java Developer
16 83 (2.81%) Senior Java Developer
17 74 (2.51%) AWS DevOps
17 74 (2.51%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 641 (21.73%) .NET
2 523 (17.73%) AngularJS
3 509 (17.25%) HTML
4 462 (15.66%) React
5 459 (15.56%) CSS
6 400 (13.56%) Spring
7 360 (12.20%) RESTful
8 307 (10.41%) Web Services
9 279 (9.46%) HTML5
10 268 (9.08%) REST
11 260 (8.81%) Node.js
12 250 (8.47%) ASP.NET
13 244 (8.27%) ASP.NET Web API
14 213 (7.22%) Hibernate
15 212 (7.19%) Spring Boot
16 184 (6.24%) CSS3
17 179 (6.07%) Redux
18 175 (5.93%) Angular 2
19 171 (5.80%) JSON
20 168 (5.69%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 217 (7.36%) Fintech
2 113 (3.83%) User Experience
3 108 (3.66%) Mobile App
4 90 (3.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 60 (2.03%) Fixed Income
6 59 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 51 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
8 47 (1.59%) Derivative
9 45 (1.53%) Equities
10 32 (1.08%) Algorithms
11 31 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
12 30 (1.02%) Data Structures
13 26 (0.88%) Cloud Native
14 24 (0.81%) Blog
15 23 (0.78%) Hedge funds
16 20 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
17 16 (0.54%) iPhone
18 15 (0.51%) Equity Derivative
18 15 (0.51%) Virtual Team
19 14 (0.47%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 203 (6.88%) Linux
2 83 (2.81%) Apple iOS
3 79 (2.68%) Windows
4 75 (2.54%) Android
5 65 (2.20%) Unix
6 28 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (0.51%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.27%) OpenVMS
10 7 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.17%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.14%) CentOS
13 3 (0.10%) VMS
14 2 (0.068%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.068%) Solaris
14 2 (0.068%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.034%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.034%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,376 (46.64%) Agile Software Development
2 945 (32.03%) TDD
3 585 (19.83%) Microservices
4 430 (14.58%) BDD
5 412 (13.97%) DevOps
6 343 (11.63%) MVC
7 333 (11.29%) Scrum
8 289 (9.80%) Test Automation
9 286 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
10 243 (8.24%) OO
11 234 (7.93%) Front End Development
12 228 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
13 198 (6.71%) E-Commerce
14 193 (6.54%) Software Engineering
15 171 (5.80%) SOA
16 153 (5.19%) Multithreading
17 129 (4.37%) Web Development
18 123 (4.17%) Migration
19 119 (4.03%) Digital Marketing
20 113 (3.83%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 932 (31.59%) JavaScript
2 880 (29.83%) Java
3 701 (23.76%) C#
4 601 (20.37%) SQL
5 347 (11.76%) Java 8
6 266 (9.02%) Python
7 140 (4.75%) Scala
8 123 (4.17%) TypeScript
9 101 (3.42%) ES6
10 93 (3.15%) Ruby
11 76 (2.58%) T-SQL
12 72 (2.44%) PHP
13 71 (2.41%) Java 9
14 59 (2.00%) C++
15 49 (1.66%) C
16 48 (1.63%) Bash Shell
17 47 (1.59%) PowerShell
18 46 (1.56%) Go
19 36 (1.22%) XPath
20 32 (1.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 93 (3.15%) Degree
2 48 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 32 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 28 (0.95%) AWS Certification
5 26 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (0.44%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (0.27%) BC Cleared
8 8 (0.27%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.20%) ISEB
9 6 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.17%) CCNP
10 5 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.17%) CISSP
10 5 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
11 4 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.14%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.14%) SSCP
12 3 (0.10%) CCIE
12 3 (0.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (2.88%) QA
2 29 (0.98%) GCP
3 9 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.20%) GDPR
4 6 (0.20%) PMO
5 5 (0.17%) SLA
6 4 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.068%) ISO 20022
8 2 (0.068%) MiFID
9 1 (0.034%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.034%) EMIR
System Software
1 368 (12.47%) Docker
2 45 (1.53%) HDFS
3 12 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.068%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.068%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.068%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.068%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.034%) etcd
6 1 (0.034%) Firmware
6 1 (0.034%) Varnish
6 1 (0.034%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 220 (7.46%) Kubernetes
2 162 (5.49%) Terraform
3 157 (5.32%) Ansible
4 117 (3.97%) Puppet
5 97 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
6 40 (1.36%) Cobbler
7 27 (0.92%) Mesos
8 23 (0.78%) Packer
9 16 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
9 16 (0.54%) Salt
10 10 (0.34%) Kibana
10 10 (0.34%) Prometheus
11 9 (0.31%) logstash
12 7 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
13 6 (0.20%) Consul
14 5 (0.17%) Grafana
14 5 (0.17%) HP ALM
14 5 (0.17%) Nagios
14 5 (0.17%) SCCM
14 5 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 229 (7.76%) Microsoft
2 177 (6.00%) SAP
3 148 (5.02%) Oracle
4 57 (1.93%) WSO2
5 56 (1.90%) Google
6 38 (1.29%) Tableau
7 35 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
8 21 (0.71%) ServiceNow
9 18 (0.61%) Bloomberg
9 18 (0.61%) Talend
10 17 (0.58%) Cognos
10 17 (0.58%) Red Hat
11 16 (0.54%) Splunk
12 15 (0.51%) Alteryx
12 15 (0.51%) MuleSoft
13 14 (0.47%) Hortonworks
14 11 (0.37%) Atlassian
14 11 (0.37%) Cisco
14 11 (0.37%) Xamarin
15 10 (0.34%) Capita