Period
to 28 May 2020

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 28 May 2020 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
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 93 81 86
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5 +14
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 1,032 2,478 2,701
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 2.46% 2.99% 2.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.51% 9.26% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 2,137 2,258
Median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £375 £363
90th Percentile £701 £700 £650
UK median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £47.50 £44.75 £112.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.15% -60.31% +137.37%
10th Percentile £46.25 £17.75 £54.78
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.13 £165.00
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £112.75
% change year-on-year +5.56% -60.09% +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 13,733 26,751 30,086
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.77% 32.25% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,582 17,324 19,739
Median daily rate £475 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £259 £288 £275
90th Percentile £700 £675 £663
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 630 896 964
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.87 £22.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.75% -6.90% +12.69%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.85 £11.65
90th Percentile £53.00 £51.42 £50.67
Median hourly rate £29.71 £20.50 £21.90
% change year-on-year +44.93% -6.39% +9.50%

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 28 May 2020.

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 28 May 2020. 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 -5 693 £575 +4.55% 157
South East +25 89 £425 -12.82% 35
North of England +2 87 £425 - 73
Midlands +29 51 £375 -6.25% 39
South West +4 51 £500 +5.26% 27
East of England +7 50 £550 +10.00% 17
North West +9 39 £450 +5.88% 36
Yorkshire +6 39 £400 -5.88% 27
West Midlands +28 28 £525 +16.67% 22
East Midlands +35 23 £363 -3.33% 17
North East +12 9 £390 -2.50% 10
Greenfield Project
UK

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, 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.

1 355 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (25.48%) Java
3 244 (23.64%) JavaScript
4 227 (22.00%) C#
5 224 (21.71%) Finance
6 221 (21.41%) AWS
7 213 (20.64%) Azure
8 209 (20.25%) .NET
9 201 (19.48%) Docker
10 197 (19.09%) DevOps
10 197 (19.09%) Microservices
11 195 (18.90%) TDD
12 186 (18.02%) Kubernetes
13 181 (17.54%) React
14 168 (16.28%) Python
15 164 (15.89%) SQL
16 140 (13.57%) AngularJS
17 135 (13.08%) Web Services
18 124 (12.02%) SQL Server
19 115 (11.14%) Node.js
20 109 (10.56%) Scrum
21 99 (9.59%) Software Engineering
21 99 (9.59%) TypeScript
22 96 (9.30%) HTML
23 95 (9.21%) Fintech
24 89 (8.62%) CSS
25 84 (8.14%) Front End Development
26 80 (7.75%) BDD
27 76 (7.36%) ASP.NET
28 75 (7.27%) MVC

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 18 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (1.65%) Confluence
3 16 (1.55%) Apache Spark
4 14 (1.36%) Apache
5 12 (1.16%) CMS
5 12 (1.16%) SAS
6 6 (0.58%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.58%) WinCC
7 5 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (0.48%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.48%) WordPress
8 4 (0.39%) nginx
9 3 (0.29%) Drupal
9 3 (0.29%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.19%) Mule
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Fuse
10 2 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.097%) Kentico
11 1 (0.097%) Luigi
Applications
1 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.29%) InVision
2 3 (0.29%) Sketch
3 2 (0.19%) CATIA
3 2 (0.19%) Siemens NX
4 1 (0.097%) Maya
4 1 (0.097%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.097%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.097%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 18 (1.74%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (0.87%) NetSuite
3 8 (0.78%) ION MarketView
4 5 (0.48%) Magento
4 5 (0.48%) SAP MDG
5 4 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.29%) SAP APO
6 3 (0.29%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.19%) SAP EWM
7 2 (0.19%) SAP WM
8 1 (0.097%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.097%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.097%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.097%) Shopify
8 1 (0.097%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 221 (21.41%) AWS
2 213 (20.64%) Azure
3 69 (6.69%) GCP
4 56 (5.43%) Serverless
5 41 (3.97%) SaaS
6 36 (3.49%) OpenShift
7 35 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
8 26 (2.52%) Power Platform
9 17 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
10 16 (1.55%) Amazon ECS
11 15 (1.45%) Apigee
12 14 (1.36%) Amazon S3
13 11 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (0.97%) PaaS
15 9 (0.87%) Sauce Labs
16 8 (0.78%) IaaS
17 7 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
17 7 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
18 6 (0.58%) Azure Data Factory
19 5 (0.48%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.58%) DNS
1 6 (0.58%) Firewall
2 5 (0.48%) HTTP
3 4 (0.39%) Internet
3 4 (0.39%) Skype
4 3 (0.29%) DHCP
4 3 (0.29%) Network Security
4 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.19%) DSL
5 2 (0.19%) Intranet
5 2 (0.19%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.097%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.097%) Broadband
6 1 (0.097%) VPN
6 1 (0.097%) WAN
6 1 (0.097%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 48 (4.65%) Big Data
3 33 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
4 32 (3.10%) NoSQL
5 30 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (2.91%) MySQL
6 26 (2.52%) Power BI
7 18 (1.74%) Hadoop
8 17 (1.65%) Azure SQL Database
8 17 (1.65%) Redis
8 17 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (1.55%) Data Lake
9 16 (1.55%) MongoDB
10 15 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (1.36%) Amazon Redshift
12 13 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
13 10 (0.97%) Relational Database
13 10 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 9 (0.87%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 62 (6.01%) Jenkins
2 53 (5.14%) Git (software)
3 28 (2.71%) GitLab
4 26 (2.52%) Artifactory
5 25 (2.42%) JIRA
6 19 (1.84%) Selenium
7 13 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (1.07%) SpecFlow
8 11 (1.07%) TestCafe
9 10 (0.97%) JUnit
10 9 (0.87%) Maven
10 9 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (0.87%) Visual Studio
11 8 (0.78%) Cypress.io
11 8 (0.78%) FitNesse
12 6 (0.58%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.58%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.39%) DbUnit
13 4 (0.39%) Mockito
13 4 (0.39%) PHPUnit
General
1 224 (21.71%) Finance
2 74 (7.17%) Front Office
3 65 (6.30%) Banking
4 54 (5.23%) Public Sector
5 38 (3.68%) Retail
6 26 (2.52%) Marketing
7 22 (2.13%) Law
7 22 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 22 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.74%) Investment Banking
9 17 (1.65%) Electronics
10 8 (0.78%) Games
10 8 (0.78%) Legal
11 7 (0.68%) Back Office
12 6 (0.58%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.58%) Automotive
13 4 (0.39%) Billing
14 3 (0.29%) Advertising
14 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 577 (55.91%) Developer
2 116 (11.24%) React Developer
3 115 (11.14%) Java Developer
4 104 (10.08%) .NET Developer
5 80 (7.75%) C# Developer
6 78 (7.56%) Architect
7 64 (6.20%) Full Stack Developer
8 56 (5.43%) Senior Developer
9 52 (5.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 50 (4.84%) DevOps Engineer
10 50 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
11 48 (4.65%) Software Engineer
12 33 (3.20%) AWS Engineer
13 32 (3.10%) Consultant
14 31 (3.00%) Analyst
15 29 (2.81%) C# .NET Developer
16 27 (2.62%) AWS Developer
17 26 (2.52%) Business Analyst
17 26 (2.52%) Project Manager
18 25 (2.42%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (20.25%) .NET
2 181 (17.54%) React
3 140 (13.57%) AngularJS
4 135 (13.08%) Web Services
5 115 (11.14%) Node.js
6 96 (9.30%) HTML
7 89 (8.62%) CSS
8 76 (7.36%) ASP.NET
9 72 (6.98%) REST
10 68 (6.59%) Spring
11 65 (6.30%) .NET Core
12 63 (6.10%) Redux
13 46 (4.46%) RESTful
14 44 (4.26%) Spring Boot
15 35 (3.39%) .NET Framework
15 35 (3.39%) React Native
15 35 (3.39%) Vue.js
16 34 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 34 (3.29%) GraphQL
16 34 (3.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 67 (6.49%) Hedge funds
2 50 (4.84%) Fixed Income
3 44 (4.26%) User Experience
4 41 (3.97%) Equities
5 40 (3.88%) Mobile App
6 36 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 34 (3.29%) Derivative
9 22 (2.13%) Blog
9 22 (2.13%) Public Cloud
10 19 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (1.65%) Equity Derivative
12 12 (1.16%) Cloud Native
13 8 (0.78%) Virtual Team
14 7 (0.68%) FMCG
14 7 (0.68%) SCADA
15 6 (0.58%) Data Centre
16 4 (0.39%) Algorithms
16 4 (0.39%) Credit Risk
16 4 (0.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 41 (3.97%) Apple iOS
2 38 (3.68%) Android
3 37 (3.59%) Linux
4 14 (1.36%) Windows
5 7 (0.68%) Unix
6 6 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.39%) VMS
8 3 (0.29%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.19%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.097%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.097%) OS/390
10 1 (0.097%) OS/400
10 1 (0.097%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (19.09%) DevOps
2 197 (19.09%) Microservices
3 195 (18.90%) TDD
4 109 (10.56%) Scrum
5 99 (9.59%) Software Engineering
6 95 (9.21%) Fintech
7 84 (8.14%) Front End Development
8 80 (7.75%) BDD
9 75 (7.27%) MVC
9 75 (7.27%) Open Source
10 68 (6.59%) OO
11 63 (6.10%) Asset Management
12 60 (5.81%) Test Automation
13 57 (5.52%) Migration
14 55 (5.33%) E-Commerce
15 54 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
16 51 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
17 47 (4.55%) SDLC
18 46 (4.46%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 263 (25.48%) Java
2 244 (23.64%) JavaScript
3 227 (22.00%) C#
4 168 (16.28%) Python
5 164 (15.89%) SQL
6 99 (9.59%) TypeScript
7 41 (3.97%) Kotlin
8 40 (3.88%) C++
9 37 (3.59%) Java 8
10 35 (3.39%) Ruby
11 33 (3.20%) Scala
12 31 (3.00%) PHP
13 27 (2.62%) Apple Swift
14 23 (2.23%) ES6
14 23 (2.23%) Objective-C
15 20 (1.94%) R
16 19 (1.84%) T-SQL
17 15 (1.45%) C
18 9 (0.87%) Go
18 9 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (4.17%) Degree
2 36 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 34 (3.29%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.48%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.48%) ISEB
6 4 (0.39%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.29%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.19%) CHECK Team Member
8 2 (0.19%) SANS
9 1 (0.097%) AAT
9 1 (0.097%) ACCA
9 1 (0.097%) CIMA
9 1 (0.097%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.097%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.49%) QA
2 5 (0.48%) PMO
3 4 (0.39%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.29%) SLA
5 1 (0.097%) EMIR
5 1 (0.097%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.097%) MiFID
5 1 (0.097%) MISRA
5 1 (0.097%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.097%) WCAG
System Software
1 201 (19.48%) Docker
2 9 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.39%) vSphere
4 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.097%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 186 (18.02%) Kubernetes
2 56 (5.43%) Terraform
3 46 (4.46%) Ansible
4 30 (2.91%) Puppet
5 17 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.48%) Rancher
7 2 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.19%) Consul
7 2 (0.19%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.19%) Istio
7 2 (0.19%) Kibana
7 2 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.097%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.097%) Grafana
8 1 (0.097%) logstash
8 1 (0.097%) Netcool
8 1 (0.097%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 45 (4.36%) SAP
3 35 (3.39%) Google
4 29 (2.81%) Oracle
5 19 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (0.78%) ION Trading
7 7 (0.68%) Sitecore
8 6 (0.58%) Tableau
9 5 (0.48%) Ariba
10 4 (0.39%) Databricks
10 4 (0.39%) VMware
11 3 (0.29%) Cisco
11 3 (0.29%) Facebook
11 3 (0.29%) Informatica
11 3 (0.29%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.29%) Sage
11 3 (0.29%) Siemens
11 3 (0.29%) Splunk
11 3 (0.29%) Sybase
11 3 (0.29%) Talend