Period
to 12 May 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 12 May 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
12 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 89 60 59
Rank change year-on-year -29 -1 +7
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 682 763 1,764
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.89% 3.62% 4.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.71% 11.32% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 669 1,544
10th Percentile £413 £424 £413
25th Percentile £463 £500 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £575 £550
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £663 £650 £650
90th Percentile £763 £738 £713
England median daily rate £525 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
England median hourly rate £34.00 £47.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year -28.42% +6.74% -5.32%

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 7,826 6,741 12,972
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.21% 32.02% 31.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,479 4,886 9,271
10th Percentile £350 £313 £325
25th Percentile £429 £413 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £535 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +1.90% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £650 £638 £625
90th Percentile £738 £725 £700
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 116 195
10th Percentile £15.81 £13.13 £12.96
25th Percentile £21.34 £18.00 £18.59
Median hourly rate £31.82 £29.61 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +7.46% +18.44% +8.93%
75th Percentile £47.50 £47.41 £38.88
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.38 £51.17
England median hourly rate £26.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +20.93% +2.38% -2.33%

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 12 May 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 12 May 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 -2 118 £605 +5.22% 99
West London -1 5 £585 +4.00% 24
South London +27 2 £475 -5.00% 3
Greenfield Project
England

For the 6 months to 12 May 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.

1 241 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (30.35%) Azure
3 196 (28.74%) .NET
4 190 (27.86%) TDD
5 186 (27.27%) C#
6 164 (24.05%) JavaScript
7 160 (23.46%) Microservices
8 145 (21.26%) DevOps
9 144 (21.11%) Java
10 136 (19.94%) Finance
11 121 (17.74%) Kubernetes
11 121 (17.74%) TypeScript
12 120 (17.60%) React
12 120 (17.60%) .NET Core
13 118 (17.30%) AngularJS
14 110 (16.13%) Docker
15 104 (15.25%) AWS
16 103 (15.10%) Fintech
17 94 (13.78%) Front Office
18 87 (12.76%) Analytics
18 87 (12.76%) Social Skills
19 86 (12.61%) SQL
20 81 (11.88%) Python
21 80 (11.73%) Banking
22 79 (11.58%) HTML
23 78 (11.44%) CSS
24 75 (11.00%) Software Engineering
25 68 (9.97%) SQL Server
26 66 (9.68%) ASP.NET
27 65 (9.53%) Microsoft

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 30 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.61%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.03%) NServiceBus
4 6 (0.88%) Apache
5 5 (0.73%) CMS
5 5 (0.73%) Confluence
5 5 (0.73%) Red Hat Fuse
6 4 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.29%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.29%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.29%) Magnolia
8 2 (0.29%) SAS
8 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.29%) WordPress
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.15%) Kentico
9 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Sketch
1 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.15%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.15%) Figma
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.15%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.44%) Maximo
2 2 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.29%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 207 (30.35%) Azure
2 104 (15.25%) AWS
3 37 (5.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 33 (4.84%) Power Platform
5 30 (4.40%) Azure Service Bus
6 21 (3.08%) Serverless
7 18 (2.64%) GCP
8 17 (2.49%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 16 (2.35%) GitHub
10 14 (2.05%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (1.61%) Azure Service Fabric
12 10 (1.47%) Azure App Service
12 10 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (1.32%) Datadog
14 8 (1.17%) OpenShift
15 7 (1.03%) Amazon S3
16 6 (0.88%) Azure Data Factory
17 5 (0.73%) Azure Synapse Analytics
18 4 (0.59%) Azure Functions
18 4 (0.59%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.59%) Network Security
2 3 (0.44%) Firewall
3 2 (0.29%) HTTP
3 2 (0.29%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.15%) Intranet
4 1 (0.15%) LAN
4 1 (0.15%) MPLS
4 1 (0.15%) MQTT
4 1 (0.15%) NAS
4 1 (0.15%) SAN
4 1 (0.15%) SSL
4 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.15%) Wireless
4 1 (0.15%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (9.97%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.69%) Power BI
3 29 (4.25%) NoSQL
4 21 (3.08%) Big Data
5 15 (2.20%) Data Lake
6 11 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 11 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
8 9 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.03%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (0.88%) MySQL
11 5 (0.73%) Blockchain
11 5 (0.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.73%) Flink
11 5 (0.73%) Hazelcast
12 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (4.99%) Git (software)
2 28 (4.11%) Jenkins
3 26 (3.81%) JIRA
3 26 (3.81%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (1.76%) webpack
5 11 (1.61%) Jasmine
6 10 (1.47%) Selenium
7 7 (1.03%) Bitbucket
7 7 (1.03%) Mocha
8 5 (0.73%) CircleCI
8 5 (0.73%) JUnit
9 4 (0.59%) GitLab
9 4 (0.59%) Moq
9 4 (0.59%) NUnit
9 4 (0.59%) SonarQube
9 4 (0.59%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.59%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.44%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.44%) Visual Studio Code
10 3 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 136 (19.94%) Finance
2 94 (13.78%) Front Office
3 87 (12.76%) Social Skills
4 80 (11.73%) Banking
5 38 (5.57%) Investment Banking
6 23 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (3.08%) Games
7 21 (3.08%) Retail
8 20 (2.93%) Public Sector
9 7 (1.03%) Back Office
9 7 (1.03%) Marketing
10 6 (0.88%) Automotive
11 3 (0.44%) Advertising
11 3 (0.44%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (0.44%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (0.44%) Publishing
12 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.29%) Law
12 2 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 414 (60.70%) Developer
2 104 (15.25%) .NET Developer
3 103 (15.10%) Java Developer
4 65 (9.53%) Senior Developer
5 40 (5.87%) Angular Developer
6 37 (5.43%) Front Office Developer
7 34 (4.99%) React Developer
8 32 (4.69%) AWS Engineer
8 32 (4.69%) Azure Developer
9 31 (4.55%) Investment Banking Java Developer
10 30 (4.40%) C# Developer
10 30 (4.40%) DevOps Engineer
11 28 (4.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 28 (4.11%) Technical Leader
12 25 (3.67%) Data Engineer
13 23 (3.37%) Architect
13 23 (3.37%) Full Stack Developer
14 22 (3.23%) Software Engineer
15 21 (3.08%) Python Developer
15 21 (3.08%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (28.74%) .NET
2 120 (17.60%) .NET Core
2 120 (17.60%) React
3 118 (17.30%) AngularJS
4 79 (11.58%) HTML
5 78 (11.44%) CSS
6 66 (9.68%) ASP.NET
7 58 (8.50%) ASP.NET Core
8 55 (8.06%) Node.js
9 54 (7.92%) GraphQL
10 49 (7.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 37 (5.43%) Redux
12 36 (5.28%) REST
13 35 (5.13%) Spring
14 32 (4.69%) Kafka
15 31 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
16 27 (3.96%) Jest
17 26 (3.81%) Vue.js
18 24 (3.52%) RESTful
19 23 (3.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 49 (7.18%) Derivative
3 46 (6.74%) Fixed Income
4 45 (6.60%) Hedge funds
5 39 (5.72%) Data Structures
6 28 (4.11%) Equities
7 23 (3.37%) User Experience
8 11 (1.61%) Market Risk
9 9 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.32%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.03%) Online Games
11 6 (0.88%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.73%) Clustering
13 4 (0.59%) NHS
13 4 (0.59%) Video\Live Streaming
14 3 (0.44%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.44%) Data Centre
15 2 (0.29%) Self-Motivation
16 1 (0.15%) Reinsurance
16 1 (0.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (3.81%) Linux
2 17 (2.49%) Windows
3 8 (1.17%) Android
4 6 (0.88%) Apple iOS
4 6 (0.88%) CentOS
4 6 (0.88%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (27.86%) TDD
3 160 (23.46%) Microservices
4 145 (21.26%) DevOps
5 103 (15.10%) Fintech
6 87 (12.76%) Analytics
7 75 (11.00%) Software Engineering
8 63 (9.24%) BDD
9 61 (8.94%) Low Latency
10 58 (8.50%) Front End Development
11 52 (7.62%) Migration
11 52 (7.62%) Multithreading
12 50 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
13 45 (6.60%) Test Automation
14 43 (6.30%) Scrum
15 40 (5.87%) Performance Tuning
16 35 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
16 35 (5.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
17 34 (4.99%) Mentoring
18 33 (4.84%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 186 (27.27%) C#
2 164 (24.05%) JavaScript
3 144 (21.11%) Java
4 121 (17.74%) TypeScript
5 86 (12.61%) SQL
6 81 (11.88%) Python
7 40 (5.87%) C++
7 40 (5.87%) Kotlin
8 30 (4.40%) PowerShell
9 27 (3.96%) Java 8
10 21 (3.08%) Scala
11 13 (1.91%) PHP
12 10 (1.47%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.17%) Go
14 5 (0.73%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.73%) Ruby
15 4 (0.59%) Apex Code
15 4 (0.59%) R
16 3 (0.44%) ES6
17 2 (0.29%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 27 (3.96%) Security Cleared
2 25 (3.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (1.32%) Degree
4 7 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.73%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.44%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.44%) PhD
6 3 (0.44%) PMP
7 2 (0.29%) CISM
7 2 (0.29%) CISSP
7 2 (0.29%) CRISC
7 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.15%) ISEB
8 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.15%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (8.65%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) MiFID
2 2 (0.29%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.15%) NCSC
3 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 110 (16.13%) Docker
2 38 (5.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 121 (17.74%) Kubernetes
2 33 (4.84%) Terraform
3 17 (2.49%) Ansible
4 13 (1.91%) Prometheus
5 12 (1.76%) Grafana
5 12 (1.76%) ZABBIX
6 5 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.59%) Puppet
8 2 (0.29%) Packer
8 2 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.15%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 65 (9.53%) Microsoft
2 16 (2.35%) Databricks
3 14 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (1.91%) Oracle
4 13 (1.91%) Splunk
5 12 (1.76%) New Relic
5 12 (1.76%) Spiceworks
6 10 (1.47%) Google
7 6 (0.88%) TIBCO
8 5 (0.73%) SAP
9 3 (0.44%) IBM
9 3 (0.44%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.29%) Adobe
10 2 (0.29%) CyberArk
10 2 (0.29%) Informatica
10 2 (0.29%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.29%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 2 (0.29%) SendGrid
10 2 (0.29%) Telerik
10 2 (0.29%) Xamarin