Period
to 1 October 2020

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 1 October 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
England > London
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 75 56 61
Rank change year-on-year -19 +5 +17
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 464 1,684 1,930
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 3.43% 4.40% 4.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.66% 12.95% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 1,473 1,654
Median daily rate £575 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.52% -
10th Percentile £375 £413 £406
90th Percentile £800 £713 £684
England median daily rate £525 £538 £513
% change year-on-year -2.33% +4.88% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -26.32% +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 5,357 12,999 16,498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.63% 33.96% 36.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,683 9,021 11,778
Median daily rate £525 £525 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.96% +4.00%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £750 £700 £700
England median daily rate £498 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +4.86% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 203 253
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.85 £22.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.17% -0.35% +4.70%
10th Percentile £17.63 £12.76 £13.06
90th Percentile £49.28 £52.90 £53.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.98 £20.17
% change year-on-year +59.24% +8.97% +0.85%

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 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 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
Central London -20 63 £625 +13.64% 95
South London +5 4 £400 -23.81% 2
East London +46 2 £425 -24.44% 6
West London +23 1 £525 +5.00% 14
Greenfield Project
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 London region with a requirement for Greenfield Project.

1 174 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (34.48%) Azure
3 158 (34.05%) AWS
4 149 (32.11%) Finance
5 139 (29.96%) Microservices
6 136 (29.31%) Java
7 127 (27.37%) Python
8 126 (27.16%) Kubernetes
9 123 (26.51%) Docker
10 118 (25.43%) DevOps
10 118 (25.43%) Hedge funds
11 112 (24.14%) SQL
12 101 (21.77%) Asset Management
13 100 (21.55%) JavaScript
14 98 (21.12%) Web Services
15 96 (20.69%) Investment Management
16 84 (18.10%) GCP
17 81 (17.46%) Banking
18 79 (17.03%) Software Engineering
19 74 (15.95%) Front Office
19 74 (15.95%) React
20 72 (15.52%) Migration
21 71 (15.30%) Google
22 68 (14.66%) .NET
23 66 (14.22%) SQL Server
23 66 (14.22%) AngularJS
24 65 (14.01%) C#
25 64 (13.79%) Fixed Income
26 60 (12.93%) Derivative
27 55 (11.85%) TypeScript

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 46 (9.91%) Apache
2 10 (2.16%) Apache Spark
3 8 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.65%) SAS
6 2 (0.43%) Confluence
7 1 (0.22%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.22%) Drupal
7 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.22%) InVision
1 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.16%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (0.86%) ION MarketView
2 4 (0.86%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Actimize
4 1 (0.22%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.22%) Maximo
4 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP PLM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 160 (34.48%) Azure
2 158 (34.05%) AWS
3 84 (18.10%) GCP
4 51 (10.99%) Serverless
5 48 (10.34%) AWS Lambda
6 44 (9.48%) Amazon ECS
7 43 (9.27%) Apigee
8 18 (3.88%) OpenShift
9 11 (2.37%) Power Platform
10 10 (2.16%) AWS CloudFormation
11 9 (1.94%) Amazon Kinesis
12 7 (1.51%) PaaS
12 7 (1.51%) SaaS
13 5 (1.08%) Amazon S3
13 5 (1.08%) Azure Data Factory
13 5 (1.08%) PowerApps
14 4 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.86%) Logic Apps
15 3 (0.65%) Office 365
15 3 (0.65%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.29%) DHCP
1 6 (1.29%) DNS
2 3 (0.65%) Unified Communications
2 3 (0.65%) WAN
3 2 (0.43%) DMVPN
3 2 (0.43%) Firewall
3 2 (0.43%) HTTP
3 2 (0.43%) MPLS
3 2 (0.43%) WebEx
4 1 (0.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (14.22%) SQL Server
2 51 (10.99%) Amazon Redshift
3 50 (10.78%) MySQL
4 46 (9.91%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (4.53%) Big Data
6 19 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (3.88%) Data Lake
7 18 (3.88%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.16%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.94%) Cosmos DB
9 9 (1.94%) Power BI
9 9 (1.94%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
10 8 (1.72%) SAP HANA
11 7 (1.51%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.29%) Redis
13 5 (1.08%) Snowflake Schema
14 4 (0.86%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 52 (11.21%) Artifactory
2 51 (10.99%) Jenkins
3 45 (9.70%) GitLab
4 16 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.51%) JIRA
6 5 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (1.08%) webpack
7 4 (0.86%) gulp
8 3 (0.65%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.65%) Cypress.io
8 3 (0.65%) ERwin
8 3 (0.65%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.65%) NUnit
8 3 (0.65%) Selenium
9 2 (0.43%) Grunt
9 2 (0.43%) JUnit
9 2 (0.43%) Maven
9 2 (0.43%) Moq
9 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 149 (32.11%) Finance
2 81 (17.46%) Banking
3 74 (15.95%) Front Office
4 12 (2.59%) Investment Banking
4 12 (2.59%) Public Sector
4 12 (2.59%) Retail
5 6 (1.29%) Games
6 5 (1.08%) Advertising
6 5 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.86%) Back Office
7 4 (0.86%) Legal
8 3 (0.65%) Marketing
8 3 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.65%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.22%) Automotive
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
9 1 (0.22%) French Language
9 1 (0.22%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 246 (53.02%) Developer
2 81 (17.46%) Java Developer
3 64 (13.79%) AWS Developer
3 64 (13.79%) AWS Engineer
4 63 (13.58%) Software Engineer
5 62 (13.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 57 (12.28%) Architect
7 52 (11.21%) AWS Software Engineer
8 47 (10.13%) Java Engineer
9 45 (9.70%) Java Software Engineer
9 45 (9.70%) SQL Developer
10 44 (9.48%) Java Software Developer
11 37 (7.97%) .NET Developer
12 34 (7.33%) React Developer
13 23 (4.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 21 (4.53%) Data Engineer
14 21 (4.53%) Python Engineer
15 20 (4.31%) .NET Software Developer
15 20 (4.31%) AWS Architect
15 20 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (21.12%) Web Services
2 74 (15.95%) React
3 68 (14.66%) .NET
4 66 (14.22%) AngularJS
5 45 (9.70%) .NET Core
6 43 (9.27%) gRPC
6 43 (9.27%) OAuth
6 43 (9.27%) Swagger
7 40 (8.62%) HTML
8 38 (8.19%) Node.js
9 29 (6.25%) ASP.NET
10 24 (5.17%) Kafka
11 23 (4.96%) ASP.NET Core
11 23 (4.96%) CSS
11 23 (4.96%) Redux
12 21 (4.53%) Vue.js
13 17 (3.66%) Spring
14 16 (3.45%) HTML5
15 15 (3.23%) GraphQL
16 14 (3.02%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 118 (25.43%) Hedge funds
2 64 (13.79%) Fixed Income
3 60 (12.93%) Derivative
4 40 (8.62%) Equities
5 33 (7.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (4.53%) Credit Derivative
7 17 (3.66%) Equity Derivative
8 16 (3.45%) User Experience
9 12 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (2.37%) FMCG
11 9 (1.94%) Blog
11 9 (1.94%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.29%) Cloud Native
13 4 (0.86%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.86%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.86%) Reference Data
13 4 (0.86%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
14 3 (0.65%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.09%) Linux
2 4 (0.86%) Android
3 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.43%) Unix
4 2 (0.43%) Windows
5 1 (0.22%) AIX
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (29.96%) Microservices
3 118 (25.43%) DevOps
4 101 (21.77%) Asset Management
5 96 (20.69%) Investment Management
6 79 (17.03%) Software Engineering
7 72 (15.52%) Migration
8 51 (10.99%) TDD
9 50 (10.78%) Fintech
10 48 (10.34%) Scrum
11 41 (8.84%) Front End Development
12 27 (5.82%) Analytics
13 23 (4.96%) Data Modelling
14 21 (4.53%) Performance Management
14 21 (4.53%) Quantitative Analysis
15 19 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (4.09%) Continuous Delivery
15 19 (4.09%) Open Source
16 18 (3.88%) Data Engineering
17 16 (3.45%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 136 (29.31%) Java
2 127 (27.37%) Python
3 112 (24.14%) SQL
4 100 (21.55%) JavaScript
5 65 (14.01%) C#
6 55 (11.85%) TypeScript
7 30 (6.47%) R
8 23 (4.96%) C
9 18 (3.88%) Kotlin
10 13 (2.80%) C++
10 13 (2.80%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.94%) Scala
12 7 (1.51%) Java 8
12 7 (1.51%) Perl
12 7 (1.51%) PHP
13 6 (1.29%) Ruby
14 5 (1.08%) ES6
15 3 (0.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 2 (0.43%) Clojure
16 2 (0.43%) Go
Qualifications
1 23 (4.96%) Security Cleared
2 20 (4.31%) SC Cleared
3 9 (1.94%) Degree
4 8 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.29%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.65%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.43%) CCNP
7 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.09%) QA
2 13 (2.80%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.08%) GDPR
4 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.22%) EMIR
5 1 (0.22%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.22%) MiFID
5 1 (0.22%) NIST
5 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.22%) PMO
5 1 (0.22%) WAI
5 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 123 (26.51%) Docker
2 4 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 126 (27.16%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.80%) Terraform
3 12 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.72%) Ansible
5 4 (0.86%) Puppet
6 1 (0.22%) MIIS
Vendors
1 71 (15.30%) Google
2 49 (10.56%) Oracle
3 22 (4.74%) Microsoft
4 17 (3.66%) SAP
5 8 (1.72%) Databricks
6 7 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.29%) Infoblox
8 5 (1.08%) Talend
9 4 (0.86%) ION Trading
9 4 (0.86%) Splunk
9 4 (0.86%) Tableau
10 3 (0.65%) Informatica
11 2 (0.43%) Amdocs
11 2 (0.43%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.43%) Cisco
11 2 (0.43%) Citrix
11 2 (0.43%) Ericsson
11 2 (0.43%) Murex
11 2 (0.43%) NetCracker
11 2 (0.43%) Red Hat