Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 63 77
Rank change year-on-year +8 +14 +8
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 1,676 1,901 1,509
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.38% 4.18% 3.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.91% 11.54% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,426 1,604 1,280
London median daily rate £575 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £413 £406 £375
90th Percentile £713 £684 £675
England median daily rate £525 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
London median hourly rate £19.00 £150.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -87.33% - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -

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 12,980 16,475 16,503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.94% 36.23% 37.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,005 11,730 11,699
London median daily rate £525 £515 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £310
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 250 213
London median hourly rate £23.22 £23.69 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.01% +7.68% +14.40%
10th Percentile £12.91 £13.31 £12.88
90th Percentile £53.00 £54.71 £47.76
England median hourly rate £22.34 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.95% +2.50% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +6 376 £550 +4.76% 167
South London +41 49 £538 +2.38% 5
West London +6 41 £475 -5.00% 30
East London +4 12 £550 +12.82% 17
North London +8 10 £513 +2.50% 8
Greenfield Project
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 634 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
2 473 (28.22%) Java
3 447 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 444 (26.49%) Finance
5 390 (23.27%) TDD
6 319 (19.03%) C#
7 304 (18.14%) React
8 299 (17.84%) AWS
9 291 (17.36%) Microservices
10 278 (16.59%) .NET
11 267 (15.93%) Azure
12 248 (14.80%) Fintech
13 247 (14.74%) Docker
14 245 (14.62%) Python
15 242 (14.44%) DevOps
16 240 (14.32%) AngularJS
17 222 (13.25%) SQL
18 201 (11.99%) Kubernetes
19 198 (11.81%) Front Office
20 196 (11.69%) Node.js
21 188 (11.22%) Banking
22 160 (9.55%) BDD
23 159 (9.49%) CSS
24 157 (9.37%) HTML
25 148 (8.83%) Front End Development
26 147 (8.77%) Software Engineering
27 146 (8.71%) Redux
28 145 (8.65%) Spring
29 124 (7.40%) .NET Core
30 122 (7.28%) Scrum

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 61 (3.64%) Apache Spark
2 29 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (0.95%) Apache
4 11 (0.66%) CMS
4 11 (0.66%) EPiServer
5 10 (0.60%) Drupal
5 10 (0.60%) nginx
6 8 (0.48%) Umbraco
7 7 (0.42%) SugarCRM
8 6 (0.36%) Confluence
9 5 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.24%) Apache Airflow
10 4 (0.24%) IIS
10 4 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (0.24%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.18%) Headless CMS
11 3 (0.18%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.18%) SAS
12 2 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.18%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.18%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.18%) Sketch
4 2 (0.12%) InVision
4 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.060%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.060%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.060%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 20 (1.19%) Endur
2 19 (1.13%) SAP S/4HANA
3 11 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 6 (0.36%) SAP Travel Management
6 5 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.30%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.24%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.18%) Magento
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.12%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.12%) SAP EWM
9 2 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.12%) SAP MDG
9 2 (0.12%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.12%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 299 (17.84%) AWS
2 267 (15.93%) Azure
3 104 (6.21%) GCP
4 83 (4.95%) Serverless
5 47 (2.80%) Power Platform
6 45 (2.68%) AWS Lambda
7 39 (2.33%) Amazon S3
8 28 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
8 28 (1.67%) OpenShift
9 26 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 22 (1.31%) GitHub
11 21 (1.25%) PaaS
12 20 (1.19%) Amazon ECS
13 18 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
14 16 (0.95%) SaaS
15 15 (0.89%) Azure Data Factory
15 15 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
16 13 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
17 12 (0.72%) Amazon Kinesis
17 12 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.60%) HTTP
2 7 (0.42%) Internet
3 5 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (0.24%) DNS
4 4 (0.24%) Firewall
5 2 (0.12%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.060%) 4G
6 1 (0.060%) 5G
6 1 (0.060%) DSL
6 1 (0.060%) LAN
6 1 (0.060%) LTE
6 1 (0.060%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.060%) SSL
6 1 (0.060%) WAN
6 1 (0.060%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (6.68%) Big Data
2 105 (6.26%) SQL Server
3 85 (5.07%) NoSQL
4 67 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 51 (3.04%) Hadoop
6 49 (2.92%) Relational Database
7 46 (2.74%) Data Lake
8 45 (2.68%) Power BI
9 44 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
10 40 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
11 38 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 37 (2.21%) Cosmos DB
13 35 (2.09%) MySQL
14 33 (1.97%) Azure SQL Database
15 32 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
16 29 (1.73%) Redis
17 28 (1.67%) Amazon Athena
18 27 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 25 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 21 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 79 (4.71%) Jenkins
2 65 (3.88%) Git (software)
3 35 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (2.03%) webpack
5 33 (1.97%) TeamCity
6 22 (1.31%) Cucumber
7 19 (1.13%) JUnit
8 18 (1.07%) Jasmine
9 16 (0.95%) Maven
10 15 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
11 14 (0.84%) CircleCI
11 14 (0.84%) FitNesse
11 14 (0.84%) JIRA
12 13 (0.78%) jMock
12 13 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
12 13 (0.78%) Selenium
13 12 (0.72%) Artifactory
14 11 (0.66%) Mocha
15 10 (0.60%) SpecFlow
15 10 (0.60%) WebDriver
General
1 444 (26.49%) Finance
2 198 (11.81%) Front Office
3 188 (11.22%) Banking
4 74 (4.42%) Investment Banking
5 45 (2.68%) Retail
6 24 (1.43%) Marketing
7 19 (1.13%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 16 (0.95%) Legal
9 16 (0.95%) Public Sector
10 14 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.78%) Back Office
12 12 (0.72%) Games
13 9 (0.54%) Advertising
13 9 (0.54%) Law
14 7 (0.42%) Electronics
14 7 (0.42%) Private Banking
15 6 (0.36%) Billing
15 6 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,032 (61.58%) Developer
2 271 (16.17%) Java Developer
3 264 (15.75%) React Developer
4 198 (11.81%) Full Stack Developer
5 150 (8.95%) Senior Developer
6 119 (7.10%) C# Developer
7 106 (6.32%) Architect
8 104 (6.21%) .NET Developer
9 87 (5.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 81 (4.83%) Angular Developer
11 73 (4.36%) Analyst
12 70 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
13 66 (3.94%) DevOps Engineer
14 65 (3.88%) Python Developer
15 63 (3.76%) AWS Developer
16 60 (3.58%) Java Developer - Fintech
17 57 (3.40%) Business Analyst
18 52 (3.10%) Consultant
19 50 (2.98%) Data Engineer
19 50 (2.98%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (18.14%) React
2 278 (16.59%) .NET
3 240 (14.32%) AngularJS
4 196 (11.69%) Node.js
5 159 (9.49%) CSS
6 157 (9.37%) HTML
7 146 (8.71%) Redux
8 145 (8.65%) Spring
9 124 (7.40%) .NET Core
10 117 (6.98%) Web Services
11 116 (6.92%) Kafka
12 110 (6.56%) RESTful
13 80 (4.77%) ASP.NET
14 75 (4.47%) Spring Boot
15 64 (3.82%) REST
15 64 (3.82%) Sass
16 58 (3.46%) HTML5
17 51 (3.04%) GraphQL
18 47 (2.80%) .NET Framework
19 46 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 100 (5.97%) Hedge funds
2 72 (4.30%) Derivative
3 64 (3.82%) Equities
4 57 (3.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 54 (3.22%) User Experience
6 53 (3.16%) Fixed Income
7 52 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
8 49 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
9 28 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
10 21 (1.25%) Algorithms
11 20 (1.19%) Credit Risk
11 20 (1.19%) Reference Data
11 20 (1.19%) Video on Demand
12 19 (1.13%) Public Cloud
13 17 (1.01%) Animation
13 17 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
14 16 (0.95%) Data Structures
14 16 (0.95%) Exotic Derivative
14 16 (0.95%) Video\Live Streaming
15 15 (0.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 66 (3.94%) Linux
2 48 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 36 (2.15%) Android
4 23 (1.37%) Windows
5 16 (0.95%) tvOS
6 15 (0.89%) Unix
7 10 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.18%) CentOS
9 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.060%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.060%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 634 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
2 390 (23.27%) TDD
3 291 (17.36%) Microservices
4 248 (14.80%) Fintech
5 242 (14.44%) DevOps
6 160 (9.55%) BDD
7 148 (8.83%) Front End Development
8 147 (8.77%) Software Engineering
9 122 (7.28%) Scrum
10 118 (7.04%) Analytics
11 117 (6.98%) OO
12 109 (6.50%) SDLC
13 96 (5.73%) MVC
13 96 (5.73%) Open Source
14 94 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
15 93 (5.55%) Test Automation
16 78 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
17 77 (4.59%) Unit Testing
18 71 (4.24%) Business Intelligence
19 68 (4.06%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 473 (28.22%) Java
2 447 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 319 (19.03%) C#
4 245 (14.62%) Python
5 222 (13.25%) SQL
6 119 (7.10%) ES6
7 111 (6.62%) TypeScript
8 101 (6.03%) Java 8
9 87 (5.19%) Scala
10 48 (2.86%) PHP
10 48 (2.86%) Ruby
11 37 (2.21%) C++
12 34 (2.03%) Kotlin
13 30 (1.79%) Apple Swift
14 24 (1.43%) R
15 22 (1.31%) Go
16 20 (1.19%) VB.NET
17 16 (0.95%) Bash Shell
18 15 (0.89%) PowerShell
19 13 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (3.04%) Degree
2 22 (1.31%) Security Cleared
3 15 (0.89%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.36%) PhD
5 4 (0.24%) CHECK Team Member
5 4 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.18%) CEH
6 3 (0.18%) OSCP
6 3 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.12%) ACCA
7 2 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.12%) CIMA
7 2 (0.12%) CISSP
7 2 (0.12%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.060%) AAT
8 1 (0.060%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.060%) ICAEW
8 1 (0.060%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.060%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.09%) QA
2 8 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.42%) GDPR
3 7 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.36%) MiFID
5 5 (0.30%) PMO
6 2 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.12%) COREP
6 2 (0.12%) FINREP
6 2 (0.12%) NIST
7 1 (0.060%) EMIR
7 1 (0.060%) GxP
7 1 (0.060%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.060%) SLA
7 1 (0.060%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.060%) TARGET2
System Software
1 247 (14.74%) Docker
2 7 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.36%) vSphere
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.18%) HDFS
6 1 (0.060%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.060%) Varnish
6 1 (0.060%) Xen
Systems Management
1 201 (11.99%) Kubernetes
2 82 (4.89%) Terraform
3 72 (4.30%) Ansible
4 22 (1.31%) Puppet
5 18 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.42%) Grafana
7 6 (0.36%) Mesos
8 5 (0.30%) Packer
9 4 (0.24%) Consul
9 4 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.18%) Kibana
10 3 (0.18%) Salt
11 2 (0.12%) Icinga
11 2 (0.12%) Istio
11 2 (0.12%) Nagios
11 2 (0.12%) Rancher
12 1 (0.060%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.060%) Marathon
12 1 (0.060%) Oracle Identity Management
12 1 (0.060%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (3.88%) Microsoft
2 63 (3.76%) Google
2 63 (3.76%) SAP
3 45 (2.68%) Oracle
4 40 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (1.19%) Apple
5 20 (1.19%) OpenLink
6 14 (0.84%) Sybase
6 14 (0.84%) Tableau
7 12 (0.72%) MuleSoft
8 11 (0.66%) Atlassian
9 10 (0.60%) Red Hat
10 9 (0.54%) Databricks
10 9 (0.54%) Informatica
11 8 (0.48%) VMware
12 7 (0.42%) Cloudera
13 6 (0.36%) ServiceNow
13 6 (0.36%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.36%) Talend
14 5 (0.30%) New Relic