Period
to 28 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Greenfield Project in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Greenfield Project over the 6 months to 28 October 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 119 76 59
Rank change year-on-year -43 -17 +1
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 816 493 1,575
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.25% 3.43% 4.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.86% 9.35% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 423 1,318
10th Percentile £414 £376 £413
25th Percentile £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £575
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +5.11%
75th Percentile £700 £713 £650
90th Percentile £747 £800 £713
England median daily rate £550 £525 £531
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.04% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
England median hourly rate - £16.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year - -65.26% +22.58%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,889 5,275 11,509
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 32.76% 36.73% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,742 3,820 8,250
10th Percentile £363 £315 £313
25th Percentile £463 £420 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £538 £525
Median % change year-on-year +6.98% +2.38% -
75th Percentile £688 £650 £625
90th Percentile £763 £750 £713
England median daily rate £525 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 67 156
10th Percentile £15.73 £12.76 £12.60
25th Percentile £21.00 £21.38 £16.19
Median hourly rate £32.00 £34.53 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year -7.33% +53.47% +1.08%
75th Percentile £49.50 £40.75 £47.81
90th Percentile £62.75 £48.45 £52.50
England median hourly rate £24.00 £26.51 £20.50
% change year-on-year -9.47% +29.32% +0.61%

Greenfield Project
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Greenfield Project as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Greenfield Project in London

Greenfield Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Greenfield Project in London.

Daily rate trend for Greenfield Project in London

Greenfield Project
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Greenfield Project in London over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Greenfield Project in London

Greenfield Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Greenfield Project in London.

Hourly rate trend for Greenfield Project in London

Greenfield Project
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 28 October 2021. 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
Central London -10 132 £613 -2.00% 144
South London +5 9 £550 +37.50% 1
West London - 6 £638 - 22
Greenfield Project
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Greenfield Project.

1 299 (36.64%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (24.75%) Java
3 178 (21.81%) Microservices
4 177 (21.69%) Azure
5 161 (19.73%) TDD
6 158 (19.36%) DevOps
7 156 (19.12%) Kubernetes
8 155 (19.00%) Finance
9 152 (18.63%) React
10 151 (18.50%) Docker
11 150 (18.38%) JavaScript
12 137 (16.79%) AWS
13 121 (14.83%) C#
14 117 (14.34%) Fintech
15 113 (13.85%) .NET
16 98 (12.01%) Social Skills
17 97 (11.89%) TypeScript
18 92 (11.27%) Software Engineering
19 81 (9.93%) Python
20 79 (9.68%) Full Stack Development
21 76 (9.31%) Scrum
22 74 (9.07%) SQL
22 74 (9.07%) CSS
23 73 (8.95%) HTML
24 71 (8.70%) Spring
24 71 (8.70%) AngularJS
25 69 (8.46%) Analytics
25 69 (8.46%) Node.js
26 68 (8.33%) Banking
26 68 (8.33%) .NET Core

Greenfield Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 16 (1.96%) Apache Spark
2 10 (1.23%) nginx
3 7 (0.86%) CMS
4 6 (0.74%) Apache
4 6 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.61%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.49%) Confluence
6 4 (0.49%) SAS
7 3 (0.37%) Anypoint
7 3 (0.37%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (0.37%) Jupyter
7 3 (0.37%) Mule
7 3 (0.37%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.37%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.25%) Drupal
8 2 (0.25%) IIS
8 2 (0.25%) JBoss
8 2 (0.25%) Jetty
8 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (0.61%) Sketch
2 3 (0.37%) InVision
2 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.25%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.25%) Figma
3 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.12%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 14 (1.72%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.25%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Quorum
4 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP BRIM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 177 (21.69%) Azure
2 137 (16.79%) AWS
3 59 (7.23%) Serverless
4 58 (7.11%) GCP
5 33 (4.04%) AWS Lambda
6 32 (3.92%) Azure Service Bus
7 31 (3.80%) PaaS
8 29 (3.55%) npm
9 26 (3.19%) Yarn
10 24 (2.94%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 16 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (1.96%) SaaS
12 13 (1.59%) GitHub
13 12 (1.47%) Amazon S3
13 12 (1.47%) Azure Key Vault
14 9 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
15 8 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
15 8 (0.98%) Apigee
15 8 (0.98%) SuccessFactors
16 7 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.21%) AMQP
2 14 (1.72%) HTTP
3 9 (1.10%) SSL
4 6 (0.74%) Internet
5 5 (0.61%) DNS
5 5 (0.61%) VPN
6 4 (0.49%) BGP
6 4 (0.49%) Network Security
6 4 (0.49%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.37%) Firewall
8 2 (0.25%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (0.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.25%) IPsec
8 2 (0.25%) OSPF
8 2 (0.25%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.12%) MQTT
9 1 (0.12%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.12%) Skype
9 1 (0.12%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (3.68%) MongoDB
1 30 (3.68%) NoSQL
2 27 (3.31%) SQL Server
3 19 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (1.96%) Redis
5 13 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
5 13 (1.59%) Data Lake
6 12 (1.47%) Big Data
6 12 (1.47%) MySQL
7 10 (1.23%) Hazelcast
8 9 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (1.10%) MariaDB
9 8 (0.98%) Couchbase
9 8 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (0.98%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.74%) Blockchain
10 6 (0.74%) HBase
10 6 (0.74%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.49%) Apache Hive
11 4 (0.49%) Impala
Development Applications
1 63 (7.72%) Git (software)
2 50 (6.13%) Jenkins
3 28 (3.43%) CircleCI
3 28 (3.43%) webpack
4 23 (2.82%) Cucumber
5 18 (2.21%) JIRA
6 16 (1.96%) Mocha
7 15 (1.84%) GitLab
8 14 (1.72%) Cypress.io
8 14 (1.72%) JUnit
9 9 (1.10%) Jasmine
10 8 (0.98%) Bitbucket
10 8 (0.98%) Maven
10 8 (0.98%) Selenium
10 8 (0.98%) Subversion
11 7 (0.86%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.74%) Appium
12 6 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.74%) Calabash
12 6 (0.74%) Mockito
General
1 155 (19.00%) Finance
2 98 (12.01%) Social Skills
3 68 (8.33%) Banking
4 46 (5.64%) Front Office
5 45 (5.51%) Retail
6 37 (4.53%) Investment Banking
7 30 (3.68%) Games
8 23 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (2.21%) Public Sector
10 11 (1.35%) Law
11 8 (0.98%) Billing
12 7 (0.86%) Back Office
13 6 (0.74%) Marketing
14 5 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.49%) Legal
16 3 (0.37%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 3 (0.37%) Presentation Skills
17 2 (0.25%) French Language
17 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 395 (48.41%) Developer
2 92 (11.27%) Java Developer
3 75 (9.19%) Senior Developer
4 62 (7.60%) Architect
5 55 (6.74%) React Developer
6 46 (5.64%) C# Developer
7 45 (5.51%) .NET Developer
8 39 (4.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 35 (4.29%) DevOps Engineer
10 34 (4.17%) Analyst
11 32 (3.92%) Business Analyst
11 32 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
12 31 (3.80%) Azure Engineer
13 26 (3.19%) C# .NET Developer
13 26 (3.19%) Software Engineer
14 23 (2.82%) Angular Developer
15 22 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
15 22 (2.70%) Technical Leader
16 21 (2.57%) Java Engineer
17 20 (2.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (18.63%) React
2 113 (13.85%) .NET
3 74 (9.07%) CSS
4 73 (8.95%) HTML
5 71 (8.70%) AngularJS
5 71 (8.70%) Spring
6 69 (8.46%) Node.js
7 68 (8.33%) .NET Core
8 65 (7.97%) Kafka
9 53 (6.50%) Spring Boot
10 50 (6.13%) GraphQL
11 47 (5.76%) RESTful
12 35 (4.29%) Redux
13 33 (4.04%) RabbitMQ
14 32 (3.92%) REST
15 31 (3.80%) .NET Framework
16 24 (2.94%) ASP.NET
17 23 (2.82%) HTML5
18 22 (2.70%) Jest
18 22 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (5.02%) User Experience
2 30 (3.68%) Fixed Income
3 20 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (2.33%) Cloud Native
4 19 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 17 (2.08%) Mobile App
6 12 (1.47%) Derivative
7 10 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
7 10 (1.23%) Hedge funds
7 10 (1.23%) Legacy Systems
7 10 (1.23%) Virtual Team
8 9 (1.10%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.10%) Media Streaming
8 9 (1.10%) Video\Live Streaming
9 8 (0.98%) Market Risk
10 6 (0.74%) Legacy Code
10 6 (0.74%) Public Cloud
11 5 (0.61%) Equities
11 5 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (3.55%) Android
1 29 (3.55%) Windows
2 26 (3.19%) Apple iOS
3 21 (2.57%) Linux
4 11 (1.35%) Unix
5 3 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (36.64%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (21.81%) Microservices
3 161 (19.73%) TDD
4 158 (19.36%) DevOps
5 117 (14.34%) Fintech
6 92 (11.27%) Software Engineering
7 79 (9.68%) Full Stack Development
8 76 (9.31%) Scrum
9 69 (8.46%) Analytics
10 61 (7.48%) Front End Development
11 58 (7.11%) BDD
12 51 (6.25%) Test Automation
13 49 (6.00%) SDLC
14 48 (5.88%) Migration
15 40 (4.90%) E-Commerce
16 39 (4.78%) Event-Driven
17 31 (3.80%) Artificial Intelligence
18 30 (3.68%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (3.55%) Data Analytics
19 29 (3.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 202 (24.75%) Java
2 150 (18.38%) JavaScript
3 121 (14.83%) C#
4 97 (11.89%) TypeScript
5 81 (9.93%) Python
6 74 (9.07%) SQL
7 61 (7.48%) Kotlin
8 35 (4.29%) Java 8
9 31 (3.80%) Scala
10 22 (2.70%) C++
11 21 (2.57%) Ruby
12 19 (2.33%) Java 11
13 13 (1.59%) ES6
14 10 (1.23%) PHP
15 8 (0.98%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.86%) C
17 6 (0.74%) Go
17 6 (0.74%) Java 9
18 5 (0.61%) Apex Code
19 4 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (2.33%) Degree
2 15 (1.84%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.49%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.25%) PhD
5 2 (0.25%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.12%) CSPO
6 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.12%) ISEB
6 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.12%) PMP
6 1 (0.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.04%) QA
2 7 (0.86%) PMO
3 6 (0.74%) GDPR
4 5 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.49%) GMP
6 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.12%) Accessibility
7 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.12%) GRC
System Software
1 151 (18.50%) Docker
2 7 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.49%) HDFS
4 3 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 156 (19.12%) Kubernetes
2 49 (6.00%) Terraform
3 23 (2.82%) Ansible
4 12 (1.47%) Grafana
4 12 (1.47%) Prometheus
5 9 (1.10%) ZABBIX
6 7 (0.86%) Puppet
7 6 (0.74%) Istio
7 6 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (0.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (0.49%) Oozie
8 4 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.25%) Kibana
9 2 (0.25%) Packer
10 1 (0.12%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 30 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
2 29 (3.55%) Microsoft
3 23 (2.82%) SAP
4 20 (2.45%) Google
5 19 (2.33%) Oracle
6 11 (1.35%) Splunk
7 9 (1.10%) Databricks
7 9 (1.10%) MuleSoft
7 9 (1.10%) New Relic
7 9 (1.10%) Spiceworks
8 8 (0.98%) ServiceNow
9 6 (0.74%) Siebel
10 4 (0.49%) Cisco
10 4 (0.49%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.37%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.37%) IBM
11 3 (0.37%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 3 (0.37%) Software AG
11 3 (0.37%) Solace
11 3 (0.37%) TIBCO