Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 101 73 60
Rank change year-on-year -28 -13 +4
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 750 565 1,744
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.52% 3.48% 4.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.51% 9.94% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 490 1,514
10th Percentile £413 £400 £413
25th Percentile £500 £478 £481
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £575 £550
Median % change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £688 £650 £650
90th Percentile £763 £750 £713
England median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
England median hourly rate £34.00 £10.50 £44.75
% change year-on-year +223.81% -76.54% -

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 9,984 5,682 13,027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.53% 35.00% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,054 4,164 9,314
10th Percentile £360 £325 £325
25th Percentile £450 £425 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £538 £525
Median % change year-on-year +2.33% +2.38% +1.94%
75th Percentile £675 £650 £625
90th Percentile £750 £750 £700
England median daily rate £510 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 89 185
10th Percentile £14.79 £13.90 £12.76
25th Percentile £20.00 £24.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate £32.50 £38.50 £24.50
Median % change year-on-year -15.58% +57.14% +2.08%
75th Percentile £46.38 £47.75 £46.85
90th Percentile £59.15 £53.75 £52.50
England median hourly rate £24.27 £25.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -4.82% +24.39% -14.58%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -6 138 £611 +6.30% 137
West London -9 5 £585 +4.00% 19
South London +19 4 £625 +26.58%
Greenfield Project
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 284 (37.87%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (25.87%) TDD
3 187 (24.93%) Azure
4 186 (24.80%) Java
5 180 (24.00%) JavaScript
6 163 (21.73%) React
7 157 (20.93%) .NET
8 154 (20.53%) C#
9 152 (20.27%) DevOps
10 151 (20.13%) Finance
11 148 (19.73%) Microservices
12 130 (17.33%) AngularJS
13 129 (17.20%) TypeScript
14 116 (15.47%) Kubernetes
15 108 (14.40%) Docker
16 103 (13.73%) AWS
17 101 (13.47%) Banking
18 99 (13.20%) Fintech
19 98 (13.07%) Social Skills
20 94 (12.53%) Front Office
21 93 (12.40%) HTML
21 93 (12.40%) CSS
22 92 (12.27%) Analytics
23 87 (11.60%) Software Engineering
24 86 (11.47%) .NET Core
25 79 (10.53%) Python
26 75 (10.00%) GraphQL
27 70 (9.33%) SQL
28 68 (9.07%) Front End Development
29 61 (8.13%) Low Latency

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 26 (3.47%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.73%) Apache Spark
3 10 (1.33%) nginx
4 7 (0.93%) Confluence
5 5 (0.67%) Apache
5 5 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.67%) SAS
6 4 (0.53%) CMS
7 3 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.40%) Jupyter
7 3 (0.40%) Red Hat Fuse
8 2 (0.27%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.13%) Drupal
9 1 (0.13%) Kentico
9 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (0.67%) Sketch
2 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.27%) InVision
3 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.27%) SAP FI
1 2 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 187 (24.93%) Azure
2 103 (13.73%) AWS
3 45 (6.00%) Serverless
4 36 (4.80%) GCP
5 29 (3.87%) Azure Active Directory
5 29 (3.87%) Power Platform
6 28 (3.73%) AWS Lambda
7 20 (2.67%) Azure Service Bus
8 17 (2.27%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 17 (2.27%) npm
8 17 (2.27%) Yarn
9 15 (2.00%) PaaS
10 13 (1.73%) Datadog
11 11 (1.47%) Azure Service Fabric
11 11 (1.47%) GitHub
12 10 (1.33%) SaaS
13 9 (1.20%) OpenShift
14 7 (0.93%) Azure Functions
15 6 (0.80%) Apigee
15 6 (0.80%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.27%) AMQP
2 6 (0.80%) HTTP
3 4 (0.53%) DNS
4 3 (0.40%) Network Security
5 2 (0.27%) Firewall
5 2 (0.27%) MQTT
5 2 (0.27%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.27%) SSL
6 1 (0.13%) LAN
6 1 (0.13%) NAS
6 1 (0.13%) SAN
6 1 (0.13%) Telepresence
6 1 (0.13%) VoIP
6 1 (0.13%) WAN
6 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 28 (3.73%) Power BI
4 21 (2.80%) NoSQL
5 16 (2.13%) Data Lake
6 15 (2.00%) Big Data
7 7 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (0.93%) MariaDB
7 7 (0.93%) MySQL
7 7 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (0.93%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.80%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.80%) Flink
9 5 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.67%) Blockchain
10 4 (0.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (6.13%) Git (software)
2 42 (5.60%) Jenkins
3 27 (3.60%) JIRA
4 24 (3.20%) Octopus Deploy
5 23 (3.07%) CircleCI
5 23 (3.07%) webpack
6 18 (2.40%) Mocha
7 13 (1.73%) Cypress.io
8 12 (1.60%) Jasmine
9 11 (1.47%) JUnit
10 9 (1.20%) Bitbucket
10 9 (1.20%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.07%) TeamCity
12 5 (0.67%) Selenium
12 5 (0.67%) SonarQube
13 4 (0.53%) Appium
13 4 (0.53%) Calabash
13 4 (0.53%) Xcode
14 3 (0.40%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 151 (20.13%) Finance
2 101 (13.47%) Banking
3 98 (13.07%) Social Skills
4 94 (12.53%) Front Office
5 46 (6.13%) Investment Banking
6 31 (4.13%) Retail
7 30 (4.00%) Games
8 20 (2.67%) Public Sector
9 16 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (0.80%) Automotive
10 6 (0.80%) Back Office
11 4 (0.53%) Law
11 4 (0.53%) Legal
12 3 (0.40%) Marketing
12 3 (0.40%) Presentation Skills
13 2 (0.27%) Documentation Skills
13 2 (0.27%) French Language
13 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.27%) Publishing
13 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 450 (60.00%) Developer
2 117 (15.60%) Java Developer
3 88 (11.73%) Senior Developer
4 83 (11.07%) .NET Developer
5 49 (6.53%) React Developer
6 45 (6.00%) Angular Developer
7 39 (5.20%) C# Developer
8 37 (4.93%) Front Office Developer
9 35 (4.67%) Technical Leader
10 32 (4.27%) Full Stack Developer
11 30 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 30 (4.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
12 29 (3.87%) Azure Developer
13 28 (3.73%) C# .NET Developer
14 27 (3.60%) Architect
14 27 (3.60%) Senior Java Developer
15 26 (3.47%) Analyst
16 24 (3.20%) Data Engineer
17 23 (3.07%) DevOps Engineer
18 22 (2.93%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (21.73%) React
2 157 (20.93%) .NET
3 130 (17.33%) AngularJS
4 93 (12.40%) CSS
4 93 (12.40%) HTML
5 86 (11.47%) .NET Core
6 75 (10.00%) GraphQL
7 58 (7.73%) Node.js
8 56 (7.47%) Spring
9 50 (6.67%) Kafka
10 48 (6.40%) ASP.NET
11 42 (5.60%) RESTful
12 37 (4.93%) ASP.NET Core
13 36 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 36 (4.80%) FIX Protocol
14 35 (4.67%) Redux
15 33 (4.40%) Jest
16 31 (4.13%) Spring Boot
17 28 (3.73%) REST
18 27 (3.60%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 45 (6.00%) Derivative
3 44 (5.87%) Data Structures
4 42 (5.60%) Fixed Income
5 38 (5.07%) Hedge funds
6 32 (4.27%) User Experience
7 23 (3.07%) Equities
8 17 (2.27%) Market Risk
9 15 (2.00%) Cloud Native
10 13 (1.73%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.67%) Online Games
13 5 (0.67%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.53%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.53%) Data Centre
14 4 (0.53%) Legacy Applications
14 4 (0.53%) Media Streaming
14 4 (0.53%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.53%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 24 (3.20%) Linux
2 22 (2.93%) Android
3 18 (2.40%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.07%) Windows
5 5 (0.67%) CentOS
5 5 (0.67%) Ubuntu
5 5 (0.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (37.87%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (25.87%) TDD
3 152 (20.27%) DevOps
4 148 (19.73%) Microservices
5 99 (13.20%) Fintech
6 92 (12.27%) Analytics
7 87 (11.60%) Software Engineering
8 68 (9.07%) Front End Development
9 61 (8.13%) Low Latency
10 59 (7.87%) Scrum
11 57 (7.60%) BDD
12 55 (7.33%) Test Automation
13 52 (6.93%) Multithreading
14 50 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
15 40 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
16 39 (5.20%) Continuous Improvement
16 39 (5.20%) Migration
17 37 (4.93%) Performance Tuning
18 36 (4.80%) SDLC
19 35 (4.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 186 (24.80%) Java
2 180 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 154 (20.53%) C#
4 129 (17.20%) TypeScript
5 79 (10.53%) Python
6 70 (9.33%) SQL
7 53 (7.07%) Kotlin
8 40 (5.33%) C++
9 31 (4.13%) Java 8
10 25 (3.33%) PowerShell
11 19 (2.53%) Scala
12 10 (1.33%) PHP
13 9 (1.20%) Java 11
14 8 (1.07%) Ruby
15 7 (0.93%) Apex Code
15 7 (0.93%) Go
16 5 (0.67%) C
16 5 (0.67%) ES6
16 5 (0.67%) Java 9
17 4 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (1.73%) Security Cleared
2 11 (1.47%) SC Cleared
3 9 (1.20%) Degree
4 6 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.40%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.27%) CISM
6 2 (0.27%) CISSP
6 2 (0.27%) CRISC
6 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.13%) CSPO
7 1 (0.13%) ISEB
7 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.13%) PhD
7 1 (0.13%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.60%) QA
2 4 (0.53%) GDPR
2 4 (0.53%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.53%) PMO
3 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.13%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.13%) GMP
4 1 (0.13%) GRC
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.13%) MiFID
4 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 108 (14.40%) Docker
2 29 (3.87%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 116 (15.47%) Kubernetes
2 27 (3.60%) Terraform
3 17 (2.27%) Grafana
3 17 (2.27%) Prometheus
3 17 (2.27%) ZABBIX
4 12 (1.60%) Ansible
5 2 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.13%) Kibana
6 1 (0.13%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (7.47%) Microsoft
2 20 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
3 19 (2.53%) Splunk
4 18 (2.40%) Databricks
5 17 (2.27%) New Relic
5 17 (2.27%) Spiceworks
6 16 (2.13%) Oracle
7 13 (1.73%) Google
8 9 (1.20%) SAP
9 7 (0.93%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.53%) Informatica
10 4 (0.53%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.53%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.40%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.40%) Concur
11 3 (0.40%) Perforce
11 3 (0.40%) Solace
12 2 (0.27%) Apple
12 2 (0.27%) NetApp
12 2 (0.27%) Sage