Period
to 12 December 2019

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 12 December 2019 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
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 56 77
Rank change year-on-year -2 +21 +8
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 1,377 2,179 1,630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.05% 4.63% 3.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.14% 12.99% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,143 1,842 1,403
London median daily rate £575 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £384
90th Percentile £713 £700 £675
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +6.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £19.00 - -
England median hourly rate £45.50 £38.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +17.42% -8.82% -

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 11,339 16,775 17,827
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.33% 35.65% 37.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,875 11,981 12,693
London median daily rate £520 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £309
90th Percentile £700 £700 £688
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 276 237
London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.93 £21.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.31% +4.70% +12.31%
10th Percentile £12.44 £13.00 £12.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.13 £47.83
England median hourly rate £23.30 £20.00 £20.60
% change year-on-year +16.50% -2.91% +3.00%

Greenfield Project
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Greenfield Project in London

Greenfield Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Greenfield Project in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Greenfield Project in London

Greenfield Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Greenfield Project in London over the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Greenfield Project in London

Greenfield Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Greenfield Project in London.

Contractor 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 12 December 2019. 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 0 342 £575 +4.55% 148
South London +36 56 £525 - 1
West London +8 31 £488 +2.63% 40
North London +14 9 £575 +17.95% 7
East London -27 3 £700 +16.67% 19
Greenfield Project
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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.

1 547 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
2 438 (31.81%) Java
3 365 (26.51%) Finance
4 355 (25.78%) JavaScript
5 323 (23.46%) AWS
6 283 (20.55%) Python
7 263 (19.10%) TDD
8 250 (18.16%) React
9 248 (18.01%) C#
10 232 (16.85%) Azure
11 229 (16.63%) DevOps
12 227 (16.49%) Microservices
13 225 (16.34%) Docker
14 201 (14.60%) Front Office
14 201 (14.60%) Node.js
15 187 (13.58%) AngularJS
15 187 (13.58%) SQL
16 185 (13.44%) Kubernetes
17 180 (13.07%) Fintech
18 174 (12.64%) .NET
19 144 (10.46%) Web Services
20 143 (10.38%) Software Engineering
21 132 (9.59%) GCP
22 120 (8.71%) Front End Development
23 115 (8.35%) Banking
24 114 (8.28%) Spring
25 112 (8.13%) Open Source
26 109 (7.92%) Asset Management
27 103 (7.48%) HTML
27 103 (7.48%) Terraform

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 40 (2.90%) Apache Spark
2 26 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (1.23%) Apache
4 11 (0.80%) Confluence
4 11 (0.80%) nginx
5 10 (0.73%) CMS
6 9 (0.65%) EPiServer
7 7 (0.51%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.44%) IIS
8 6 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (0.44%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.29%) SugarCRM
11 3 (0.22%) SAS
12 2 (0.15%) Drupal
12 2 (0.15%) Jupyter
13 1 (0.073%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.073%) Kentico
13 1 (0.073%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.073%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.22%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.15%) Sketch
4 2 (0.15%) Zeplin
5 1 (0.073%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.073%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.073%) InVision
5 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.073%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (1.09%) SAP S/4HANA
2 12 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 6 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.29%) Magento
6 3 (0.22%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.22%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.22%) SAP Travel Management
7 2 (0.15%) Endur
7 2 (0.15%) HFM
7 2 (0.15%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.15%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.15%) SAP SCM
7 2 (0.15%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.15%) Shopify
7 2 (0.15%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 323 (23.46%) AWS
2 232 (16.85%) Azure
3 132 (9.59%) GCP
4 78 (5.66%) Serverless
5 69 (5.01%) Amazon S3
6 54 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
7 48 (3.49%) Power Platform
8 47 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
9 38 (2.76%) AWS CloudFormation
10 32 (2.32%) OpenShift
11 30 (2.18%) Amazon ECS
12 29 (2.11%) Amazon SQS
13 22 (1.60%) Azure Data Factory
13 22 (1.60%) GitHub
13 22 (1.60%) PaaS
14 17 (1.23%) SaaS
15 12 (0.87%) npm
16 11 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
16 11 (0.80%) IaaS
17 9 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.94%) HTTP
2 7 (0.51%) Internet
3 5 (0.36%) Multicast
3 5 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.22%) DNS
5 2 (0.15%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.15%) SSL
6 1 (0.073%) 4G
6 1 (0.073%) BGP
6 1 (0.073%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.073%) FTP
6 1 (0.073%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.073%) LAN
6 1 (0.073%) LTE
6 1 (0.073%) OSPF
6 1 (0.073%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.073%) Skype
6 1 (0.073%) VPN
6 1 (0.073%) WAN
6 1 (0.073%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 79 (5.74%) Big Data
3 72 (5.23%) NoSQL
4 62 (4.50%) Amazon RDS
4 62 (4.50%) MongoDB
5 48 (3.49%) Power BI
6 42 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
7 39 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
7 39 (2.83%) Relational Database
8 38 (2.76%) Amazon Athena
9 36 (2.61%) Data Lake
10 34 (2.47%) Amazon Redshift
10 34 (2.47%) Hadoop
10 34 (2.47%) MySQL
11 32 (2.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 32 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 24 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 23 (1.67%) Cosmos DB
14 20 (1.45%) Redis
15 16 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 68 (4.94%) Jenkins
2 67 (4.87%) Git (software)
3 29 (2.11%) Artifactory
4 24 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (1.67%) Maven
6 21 (1.53%) JIRA
6 21 (1.53%) TeamCity
7 20 (1.45%) SonarQube
8 17 (1.23%) JUnit
9 16 (1.16%) FitNesse
9 16 (1.16%) Mockito
9 16 (1.16%) RStudio
9 16 (1.16%) webpack
10 14 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
11 13 (0.94%) Selenium
12 12 (0.87%) DbUnit
12 12 (0.87%) jMock
13 11 (0.80%) Jasmine
13 11 (0.80%) Mocha
14 10 (0.73%) Gradle
General
1 365 (26.51%) Finance
2 201 (14.60%) Front Office
3 115 (8.35%) Banking
4 58 (4.21%) Investment Banking
5 24 (1.74%) Retail
6 21 (1.53%) Games
6 21 (1.53%) Marketing
7 13 (0.94%) Legal
8 12 (0.87%) Public Sector
9 11 (0.80%) Back Office
10 10 (0.73%) Advertising
10 10 (0.73%) Telecoms
11 8 (0.58%) Law
12 6 (0.44%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.36%) Publishing
14 4 (0.29%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.22%) Billing
15 3 (0.22%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.073%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 809 (58.75%) Developer
2 215 (15.61%) Java Developer
3 179 (13.00%) React Developer
4 142 (10.31%) Full Stack Developer
5 132 (9.59%) Senior Developer
6 96 (6.97%) Architect
7 84 (6.10%) C# Developer
8 83 (6.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 78 (5.66%) Python Developer
10 76 (5.52%) DevOps Engineer
11 72 (5.23%) JavaScript Developer
12 65 (4.72%) .NET Developer
13 61 (4.43%) AWS Developer
14 53 (3.85%) Analyst
14 53 (3.85%) Consultant
15 49 (3.56%) Angular Developer
16 46 (3.34%) Lead Developer
16 46 (3.34%) Senior Java Developer
17 41 (2.98%) Business Analyst
17 41 (2.98%) Java Developer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (18.16%) React
2 201 (14.60%) Node.js
3 187 (13.58%) AngularJS
4 174 (12.64%) .NET
5 144 (10.46%) Web Services
6 114 (8.28%) Spring
7 103 (7.48%) HTML
8 100 (7.26%) CSS
8 100 (7.26%) Redux
9 95 (6.90%) Kafka
10 66 (4.79%) J2EE
10 66 (4.79%) RESTful
11 64 (4.65%) .NET Core
12 62 (4.50%) Spring Boot
13 58 (4.21%) REST
14 53 (3.85%) ASP.NET
15 50 (3.63%) Vue.js
16 37 (2.69%) HTML5
17 35 (2.54%) GraphQL
18 30 (2.18%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 102 (7.41%) Fixed Income
2 82 (5.95%) Derivative
3 68 (4.94%) Equities
4 61 (4.43%) Hedge funds
5 53 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 43 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (2.83%) User Experience
8 36 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
9 33 (2.40%) Reference Data
10 27 (1.96%) Blog
11 22 (1.60%) Equity Derivative
11 22 (1.60%) Public Cloud
12 19 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
13 17 (1.23%) Mobile App
14 16 (1.16%) Algorithms
15 15 (1.09%) Credit Risk
15 15 (1.09%) Exotic Derivative
16 14 (1.02%) Cloud Native
16 14 (1.02%) Virtual Team
17 13 (0.94%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 50 (3.63%) Apple iOS
2 41 (2.98%) Linux
3 34 (2.47%) Android
4 13 (0.94%) Windows
5 10 (0.73%) tvOS
6 7 (0.51%) Unix
7 3 (0.22%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.073%) CentOS
8 1 (0.073%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.073%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.073%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.073%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (19.10%) TDD
3 229 (16.63%) DevOps
4 227 (16.49%) Microservices
5 180 (13.07%) Fintech
6 143 (10.38%) Software Engineering
7 120 (8.71%) Front End Development
8 112 (8.13%) Open Source
9 109 (7.92%) Asset Management
10 99 (7.19%) BDD
11 95 (6.90%) Scrum
12 88 (6.39%) OO
13 70 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
13 70 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
14 67 (4.87%) SDLC
14 67 (4.87%) Test Automation
15 62 (4.50%) Analytics
16 61 (4.43%) MVC
17 60 (4.36%) Decision-Making
18 57 (4.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 438 (31.81%) Java
2 355 (25.78%) JavaScript
3 283 (20.55%) Python
4 248 (18.01%) C#
5 187 (13.58%) SQL
6 87 (6.32%) TypeScript
7 84 (6.10%) Java 8
8 76 (5.52%) ES6
9 70 (5.08%) C++
10 67 (4.87%) Scala
11 48 (3.49%) PHP
12 41 (2.98%) Ruby
13 34 (2.47%) R
14 29 (2.11%) Apple Swift
15 23 (1.67%) Kotlin
16 19 (1.38%) PowerShell
17 17 (1.23%) Go
18 13 (0.94%) C
19 8 (0.58%) Objective-C
19 8 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (3.05%) Degree
2 27 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 22 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.36%) CHECK Team Member
4 5 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.22%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.22%) CEH
5 3 (0.22%) OSCP
5 3 (0.22%) PhD
5 3 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.15%) ACCA
6 2 (0.15%) CIMA
6 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.073%) CCNA
7 1 (0.073%) CISA
7 1 (0.073%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.073%) CISM
7 1 (0.073%) CISSP
7 1 (0.073%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.073%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.67%) QA
2 15 (1.09%) PMO
3 11 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.51%) GDPR
5 7 (0.51%) MiFID
6 4 (0.29%) EMIR
7 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.15%) NIST
9 1 (0.073%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.073%) SLA
9 1 (0.073%) WCAG
System Software
1 225 (16.34%) Docker
2 13 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.87%) vSphere
4 5 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.15%) HDFS
6 1 (0.073%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.073%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.073%) Varnish
6 1 (0.073%) Xen
Systems Management
1 185 (13.44%) Kubernetes
2 103 (7.48%) Terraform
3 72 (5.23%) Ansible
4 27 (1.96%) Puppet
5 20 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.58%) Grafana
7 5 (0.36%) Mesos
8 4 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.15%) Packer
9 2 (0.15%) Salt
10 1 (0.073%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.073%) Consul
10 1 (0.073%) Control-M
10 1 (0.073%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.073%) Istio
10 1 (0.073%) Kibana
10 1 (0.073%) Rancher
Vendors
1 68 (4.94%) Microsoft
2 56 (4.07%) Google
3 39 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
4 36 (2.61%) Oracle
4 36 (2.61%) SAP
5 18 (1.31%) Tableau
6 16 (1.16%) Apple
7 14 (1.02%) VMware
8 12 (0.87%) Databricks
8 12 (0.87%) Sybase
9 7 (0.51%) Alteryx
9 7 (0.51%) Informatica
9 7 (0.51%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.44%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.44%) ServiceNow
10 6 (0.44%) Workday
11 5 (0.36%) Cloudera
11 5 (0.36%) Solace
12 4 (0.29%) Pardot
12 4 (0.29%) Talend