Period
to 5 March 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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 79 60 57
Rank change year-on-year -19 -3 +16
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 616 1,083 1,995
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 3.06% 3.86% 4.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.06% 11.22% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 944 1,735
Median daily rate £525 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £388 £421 £413
90th Percentile £750 £725 £713
England median daily rate £513 £530 £525
% change year-on-year -3.30% +0.95% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £24.50
England median hourly rate £38.25 £47.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year -19.47% +8.57% -6.91%

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 7,643 9,652 15,376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.01% 34.40% 35.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,335 6,908 11,040
Median daily rate £525 £520 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% -0.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £323 £296 £313
90th Percentile £725 £710 £700
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 151 250
Median hourly rate £31.35 £24.12 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.98% +9.64% -2.22%
10th Percentile £16.99 £12.44 £12.98
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate £25.50 £21.51 £20.25
% change year-on-year +18.54% +6.26% -3.60%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -10 103 £625 +8.70% 109
West London +18 5 £575 +13.58% 31
South London +13 2 £475 -9.52% 2
Greenfield Project
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 188 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (28.73%) Azure
3 155 (25.16%) JavaScript
4 154 (25.00%) TDD
5 149 (24.19%) Microservices
6 147 (23.86%) Java
7 139 (22.56%) DevOps
8 135 (21.92%) TypeScript
8 135 (21.92%) C#
9 128 (20.78%) .NET
10 124 (20.13%) AWS
11 123 (19.97%) React
12 122 (19.81%) Kubernetes
13 115 (18.67%) Docker
14 111 (18.02%) Finance
15 108 (17.53%) AngularJS
16 90 (14.61%) HTML
16 90 (14.61%) CSS
16 90 (14.61%) Fintech
17 89 (14.45%) .NET Core
18 83 (13.47%) SQL
19 79 (12.82%) Python
20 77 (12.50%) Software Engineering
21 74 (12.01%) Node.js
22 72 (11.69%) Front Office
23 70 (11.36%) Front End Development
24 68 (11.04%) Banking
25 62 (10.06%) SQL Server
26 56 (9.09%) Low Latency
27 54 (8.77%) Migration

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 23 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.76%) Apache
3 9 (1.46%) NServiceBus
4 6 (0.97%) Apache Spark
4 6 (0.97%) Confluence
5 5 (0.81%) CMS
5 5 (0.81%) Red Hat Fuse
5 5 (0.81%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.32%) Magnolia
7 2 (0.32%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.32%) WordPress
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.16%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.16%) Kentico
8 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.16%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.16%) Figma
2 1 (0.16%) Sketch
2 1 (0.16%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.49%) ION MarketView
1 3 (0.49%) Maximo
2 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) Actimize
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Magento
3 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.16%) Shopify
3 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 177 (28.73%) Azure
2 124 (20.13%) AWS
3 30 (4.87%) GCP
4 27 (4.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 26 (4.22%) Power Platform
5 26 (4.22%) Serverless
6 20 (3.25%) AWS Lambda
7 13 (2.11%) Apigee
7 13 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (2.11%) GitHub
8 12 (1.95%) Amazon ECS
9 8 (1.30%) OpenShift
10 7 (1.14%) Microsoft 365
11 6 (0.97%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.97%) Heroku
11 6 (0.97%) PowerApps
12 4 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.65%) Boomi
12 4 (0.65%) SaaS
13 3 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.49%) Firewall
2 2 (0.32%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.16%) BGP
3 1 (0.16%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.16%) Internet
3 1 (0.16%) Intranet
3 1 (0.16%) LAN
3 1 (0.16%) MPLS
3 1 (0.16%) MQTT
3 1 (0.16%) Network Security
3 1 (0.16%) PBX
3 1 (0.16%) Skype
3 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.16%) Wireless
3 1 (0.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.03%) NoSQL
3 25 (4.06%) Power BI
4 21 (3.41%) Amazon Redshift
4 21 (3.41%) MySQL
5 18 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.27%) Big Data
7 13 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.79%) Data Lake
9 9 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (1.46%) Cosmos DB
10 8 (1.30%) Amazon Athena
10 8 (1.30%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.30%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.14%) Hazelcast
11 7 (1.14%) Redshift Spectrum
12 6 (0.97%) Redis
13 5 (0.81%) Couchbase
13 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (4.87%) Jenkins
2 22 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 20 (3.25%) JIRA
4 18 (2.92%) Octopus Deploy
5 16 (2.60%) webpack
6 14 (2.27%) GitLab
7 12 (1.95%) Selenium
8 10 (1.62%) Artifactory
8 10 (1.62%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.14%) Mocha
10 5 (0.81%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.81%) Cypress.io
10 5 (0.81%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.65%) Moq
11 4 (0.65%) NUnit
12 3 (0.49%) JUnit
12 3 (0.49%) SonarQube
12 3 (0.49%) Visual Studio Code
12 3 (0.49%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.32%) CircleCI
General
1 111 (18.02%) Finance
2 72 (11.69%) Front Office
3 68 (11.04%) Banking
4 32 (5.19%) Investment Banking
5 16 (2.60%) Retail
6 12 (1.95%) Public Sector
7 11 (1.79%) Games
8 8 (1.30%) Advertising
9 5 (0.81%) Marketing
10 4 (0.65%) Back Office
10 4 (0.65%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.49%) Automotive
11 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.49%) Law
11 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.49%) Publishing
12 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.16%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 343 (55.68%) Developer
2 94 (15.26%) Java Developer
3 63 (10.23%) .NET Developer
4 45 (7.31%) AWS Engineer
5 43 (6.98%) Angular Developer
6 39 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 36 (5.84%) Architect
8 35 (5.68%) React Developer
9 33 (5.36%) Software Engineer
10 30 (4.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 29 (4.71%) AWS Developer
12 28 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
13 27 (4.38%) Front Office Developer
13 27 (4.38%) Senior Developer
14 26 (4.22%) Java Engineer
15 24 (3.90%) AWS Software Engineer
15 24 (3.90%) JavaScript Developer
16 23 (3.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 20 (3.25%) Data Engineer
17 20 (3.25%) Investment Banking Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (20.78%) .NET
2 123 (19.97%) React
3 108 (17.53%) AngularJS
4 90 (14.61%) CSS
4 90 (14.61%) HTML
5 89 (14.45%) .NET Core
6 74 (12.01%) Node.js
7 53 (8.60%) ASP.NET
8 48 (7.79%) ASP.NET Core
9 47 (7.63%) Redux
10 40 (6.49%) GraphQL
11 38 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 38 (6.17%) REST
12 33 (5.36%) Spring
12 33 (5.36%) Web Services
13 31 (5.03%) Jest
14 24 (3.90%) Kafka
15 23 (3.73%) Vue.js
16 20 (3.25%) FIX Protocol
17 17 (2.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.63%) Hedge funds
2 46 (7.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 44 (7.14%) Fixed Income
4 34 (5.52%) Derivative
5 24 (3.90%) Data Structures
5 24 (3.90%) Equities
6 20 (3.25%) User Experience
7 17 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.14%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.14%) Online Games
9 6 (0.97%) Cloud Native
10 5 (0.81%) Clustering
11 4 (0.65%) NHS
11 4 (0.65%) Video\Live Streaming
11 4 (0.65%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.49%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.49%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.32%) FMCG
13 2 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (4.71%) Linux
2 18 (2.92%) Windows
3 8 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.14%) Android
5 3 (0.49%) CentOS
5 3 (0.49%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.32%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (25.00%) TDD
3 149 (24.19%) Microservices
4 139 (22.56%) DevOps
5 90 (14.61%) Fintech
6 77 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 70 (11.36%) Front End Development
8 56 (9.09%) Low Latency
9 54 (8.77%) Migration
10 52 (8.44%) BDD
11 45 (7.31%) Scrum
12 42 (6.82%) Analytics
13 41 (6.66%) Multithreading
14 38 (6.17%) Test Automation
15 37 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
17 28 (4.55%) Asset Management
17 28 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
18 27 (4.38%) Continuous Delivery
18 27 (4.38%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 155 (25.16%) JavaScript
2 147 (23.86%) Java
3 135 (21.92%) C#
3 135 (21.92%) TypeScript
4 83 (13.47%) SQL
5 79 (12.82%) Python
6 29 (4.71%) C++
6 29 (4.71%) Kotlin
7 28 (4.55%) Java 8
8 22 (3.57%) PowerShell
9 20 (3.25%) PHP
10 19 (3.08%) Scala
11 11 (1.79%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.46%) Go
13 6 (0.97%) ES6
14 5 (0.81%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.65%) Apple Swift
15 4 (0.65%) C
15 4 (0.65%) R
15 4 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (5.03%) Security Cleared
2 27 (4.38%) SC Cleared
3 12 (1.95%) Degree
4 7 (1.14%) AWS Certification
5 6 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.81%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.81%) PMP
7 3 (0.49%) PhD
8 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.16%) ISEB
9 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.16%) MCP
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.98%) QA
2 3 (0.49%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.32%) MiFID
4 1 (0.16%) NCSC
4 1 (0.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) WAI
4 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 115 (18.67%) Docker
2 27 (4.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) HDFS
3 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 122 (19.81%) Kubernetes
2 33 (5.36%) Terraform
3 18 (2.92%) Ansible
4 11 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.49%) Puppet
6 2 (0.32%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.32%) Packer
6 2 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.16%) Nessus
7 1 (0.16%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 1 (0.16%) OpenVAS
7 1 (0.16%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 52 (8.44%) Microsoft
2 21 (3.41%) Google
3 20 (3.25%) Oracle
4 10 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.46%) Databricks
6 8 (1.30%) TIBCO
7 6 (0.97%) SAP
8 5 (0.81%) MuleSoft
9 4 (0.65%) Amdocs
9 4 (0.65%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.65%) Ericsson
9 4 (0.65%) IBM
9 4 (0.65%) NetCracker
9 4 (0.65%) Splunk
9 4 (0.65%) Talend
9 4 (0.65%) webMethods
10 3 (0.49%) Apple
10 3 (0.49%) Cramer
10 3 (0.49%) CyberArk
10 3 (0.49%) ION Trading