Period
to 19 May 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 19 May 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
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 68 82
Rank change year-on-year +11 +14 -5
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 1,745 1,748 1,234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.33% 3.79% 3.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.65% 10.25% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,527 1,516 1,041
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £413 £400 £363
90th Percentile £713 £675 £663
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
London median hourly rate £18.00 £150.00 £100.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -88.00% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £12.55 £87.20 £95.00
90th Percentile £23.45 £165.00 £105.00
England median hourly rate £44.50 £75.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year -41.06% +58.95% -

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 14,975 17,061 14,482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.14% 37.01% 36.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,626 12,273 10,220
London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £304
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 229 284 234
London median hourly rate £24.95 £24.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £12.76 £13.00 £12.41
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £50.88
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.90 £19.50
% change year-on-year -4.11% +12.31% -7.14%

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 19 May 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 19 May 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 +4 412 £550 +4.76% 91
East London +31 60 £600 -7.69% 14
West London +3 45 £500 - 15
South London +23 43 £525 -8.70% 4
North London - 12 £600 -
Greenfield Project
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 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.

1 690 (39.54%) Agile Software Development
2 494 (28.31%) Java
3 476 (27.28%) Finance
4 465 (26.65%) TDD
5 424 (24.30%) JavaScript
6 337 (19.31%) Amazon AWS
7 301 (17.25%) DevOps
8 299 (17.13%) Microsoft Azure
9 296 (16.96%) Microservices
10 287 (16.45%) C#
11 276 (15.82%) Docker
12 273 (15.64%) React
12 273 (15.64%) .NET
13 249 (14.27%) SQL
14 246 (14.10%) AngularJS
15 241 (13.81%) BDD
16 238 (13.64%) Banking
17 227 (13.01%) Python
18 221 (12.66%) Kubernetes
19 206 (11.81%) Fintech
20 187 (10.72%) Scrum
21 182 (10.43%) HTML
22 177 (10.14%) CSS
23 176 (10.09%) Spring
24 174 (9.97%) Front Office
25 155 (8.88%) Jenkins
26 153 (8.77%) SQL Server
27 145 (8.31%) RESTful
28 144 (8.25%) Node.js
29 138 (7.91%) Git (software)

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 91 (5.21%) Apache Spark
2 40 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (1.09%) Drupal
4 16 (0.92%) Apache
5 10 (0.57%) Confluence
5 10 (0.57%) MQSeries
6 9 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
7 8 (0.46%) CMS
7 8 (0.46%) SAS
8 7 (0.40%) Umbraco
9 6 (0.34%) Apache Airflow
9 6 (0.34%) nginx
10 4 (0.23%) Anypoint
10 4 (0.23%) IIS
10 4 (0.23%) Mule
10 4 (0.23%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.17%) MS Project Server
11 3 (0.17%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.23%) InVision
3 4 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.17%) Sketch
5 2 (0.11%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 13 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
2 11 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.57%) ION MarketView
4 7 (0.40%) Endur
5 6 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.23%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.17%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.17%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.17%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.11%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.11%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.11%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.057%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.057%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.057%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 337 (19.31%) Amazon AWS
2 299 (17.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (4.01%) Serverless
4 63 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 55 (3.15%) Power Platform
6 53 (3.04%) Amazon EC2
7 32 (1.83%) Amazon S3
8 31 (1.78%) AWS Lambda
9 27 (1.55%) OpenShift
10 24 (1.38%) Azure Data Factory
10 24 (1.38%) GitHub
11 21 (1.20%) SaaS
12 20 (1.15%) PaaS
13 16 (0.92%) SuccessFactors
14 12 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
14 12 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
14 12 (0.69%) Office 365
15 11 (0.63%) Amazon Kinesis
15 11 (0.63%) Apigee
16 10 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.63%) AMQP
1 11 (0.63%) Internet
2 8 (0.46%) Firewall
2 8 (0.46%) FTP
3 4 (0.23%) DNS
3 4 (0.23%) HTTP
3 4 (0.23%) Intranet
3 4 (0.23%) Skype
3 4 (0.23%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.11%) SSL
4 2 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.057%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.057%) DSL
5 1 (0.057%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 124 (7.11%) Big Data
3 93 (5.33%) NoSQL
4 89 (5.10%) Hadoop
5 63 (3.61%) MongoDB
6 61 (3.50%) Azure SQL Database
7 59 (3.38%) Data Lake
8 53 (3.04%) Power BI
9 51 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
10 47 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 35 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
12 31 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
13 30 (1.72%) Cosmos DB
14 26 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 25 (1.43%) MySQL
16 23 (1.32%) Apache Hive
16 23 (1.32%) Redis
16 23 (1.32%) Relational Database
16 23 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 21 (1.20%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 155 (8.88%) Jenkins
2 138 (7.91%) Git (software)
3 59 (3.38%) Maven
4 54 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 44 (2.52%) webpack
6 42 (2.41%) JUnit
7 41 (2.35%) Selenium
8 40 (2.29%) Visual Studio Team System
9 35 (2.01%) jMock
9 35 (2.01%) SpecFlow
10 32 (1.83%) JIRA
11 30 (1.72%) Jasmine
12 29 (1.66%) Cucumber
13 28 (1.60%) TeamCity
14 27 (1.55%) Mockito
14 27 (1.55%) SonarQube
15 26 (1.49%) DbUnit
16 21 (1.20%) CircleCI
17 18 (1.03%) WebDriver
18 17 (0.97%) Mocha
General
1 476 (27.28%) Finance
2 238 (13.64%) Banking
3 174 (9.97%) Front Office
4 67 (3.84%) Investment Banking
5 51 (2.92%) Retail
6 46 (2.64%) Marketing
7 33 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 30 (1.72%) Electronics
9 29 (1.66%) Telecoms
10 20 (1.15%) Financial Institution
11 16 (0.92%) Private Banking
12 13 (0.74%) Back Office
13 12 (0.69%) Games
13 12 (0.69%) Law
14 11 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.57%) Legal
15 10 (0.57%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.46%) Advertising
16 8 (0.46%) Publishing
17 4 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,013 (58.05%) Developer
2 307 (17.59%) Java Developer
3 192 (11.00%) React Developer
4 146 (8.37%) Full Stack Developer
5 134 (7.68%) .NET Developer
5 134 (7.68%) DevOps Engineer
6 133 (7.62%) Senior Developer
7 119 (6.82%) C# Developer
8 107 (6.13%) Architect
9 73 (4.18%) Analyst
9 73 (4.18%) Angular Developer
10 70 (4.01%) JavaScript Developer
11 67 (3.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 66 (3.78%) AWS Engineer
13 55 (3.15%) AWS DevOps
13 55 (3.15%) C# .NET Developer
14 53 (3.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 52 (2.98%) AWS Developer
16 47 (2.69%) Data Engineer
17 46 (2.64%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (15.64%) .NET
1 273 (15.64%) React
2 246 (14.10%) AngularJS
3 182 (10.43%) HTML
4 177 (10.14%) CSS
5 176 (10.09%) Spring
6 145 (8.31%) RESTful
7 144 (8.25%) Node.js
8 133 (7.62%) Web Services
9 127 (7.28%) Spring Boot
10 121 (6.93%) Redux
11 118 (6.76%) REST
12 101 (5.79%) .NET Core
13 91 (5.21%) ASP.NET
14 84 (4.81%) HTML5
14 84 (4.81%) Kafka
15 76 (4.36%) ASP.NET Web API
15 76 (4.36%) Sass
16 59 (3.38%) CSS3
17 56 (3.21%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 206 (11.81%) Fintech
2 89 (5.10%) User Experience
3 64 (3.67%) Hedge funds
4 46 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 33 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (1.78%) Equities
7 26 (1.49%) Fixed Income
8 25 (1.43%) Mobile App
9 23 (1.32%) Data Structures
9 23 (1.32%) Derivative
10 20 (1.15%) Algorithms
11 19 (1.09%) Cloud Native
12 15 (0.86%) PKI
13 14 (0.80%) Reinsurance
13 14 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
14 13 (0.74%) Credit Risk
15 12 (0.69%) Market Risk
15 12 (0.69%) Video on Demand
16 11 (0.63%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 97 (5.56%) Linux
2 32 (1.83%) Windows
3 31 (1.78%) Android
4 27 (1.55%) Apple iOS
5 23 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (0.63%) Unix
7 6 (0.34%) CentOS
8 3 (0.17%) tvOS
8 3 (0.17%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.11%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.057%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.057%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 690 (39.54%) Agile Software Development
2 465 (26.65%) TDD
3 301 (17.25%) DevOps
4 296 (16.96%) Microservices
5 241 (13.81%) BDD
6 187 (10.72%) Scrum
7 127 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
8 123 (7.05%) Front End Development
9 110 (6.30%) MVC
10 108 (6.19%) Software Engineering
11 105 (6.02%) Test Automation
12 103 (5.90%) SDLC
13 98 (5.62%) Open Source
14 91 (5.21%) Kanban
14 91 (5.21%) OO
15 90 (5.16%) Analytics
16 88 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
17 85 (4.87%) E-Commerce
18 78 (4.47%) Unit Testing
19 72 (4.13%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 494 (28.31%) Java
2 424 (24.30%) JavaScript
3 287 (16.45%) C#
4 249 (14.27%) SQL
5 227 (13.01%) Python
6 127 (7.28%) Java 8
7 100 (5.73%) ES6
8 91 (5.21%) Scala
9 83 (4.76%) TypeScript
10 56 (3.21%) Ruby
11 45 (2.58%) PHP
12 44 (2.52%) PowerShell
13 32 (1.83%) Kotlin
14 29 (1.66%) T-SQL
15 28 (1.60%) Go
16 26 (1.49%) C++
17 25 (1.43%) C
18 16 (0.92%) Haskell
19 15 (0.86%) PL/SQL
20 14 (0.80%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (2.41%) Degree
2 32 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 28 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (0.52%) PhD
6 6 (0.34%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.29%) CHECK Team Member
8 3 (0.17%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.11%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.11%) CISSP
9 2 (0.11%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.057%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.98%) QA
2 16 (0.92%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.40%) GxP
5 6 (0.34%) COREP
5 6 (0.34%) FINREP
6 5 (0.29%) GDPR
7 4 (0.23%) MiFID
8 3 (0.17%) SLA
9 1 (0.057%) HL7
9 1 (0.057%) Solvency II
System Software
1 276 (15.82%) Docker
2 27 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.49%) vSphere
4 9 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.46%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.34%) HDFS
7 5 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.057%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.057%) etcd
Systems Management
1 221 (12.66%) Kubernetes
2 126 (7.22%) Terraform
3 123 (7.05%) Ansible
4 39 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (2.23%) Puppet
5 14 (0.80%) Packer
6 13 (0.74%) Mesos
7 8 (0.46%) Kibana
8 7 (0.40%) Control-M
9 5 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Management
9 5 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.23%) Consul
10 4 (0.23%) Icinga
10 4 (0.23%) Nagios
10 4 (0.23%) rkt
11 2 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.11%) logstash
11 2 (0.11%) Marathon
11 2 (0.11%) Salt
11 2 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 97 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 69 (3.95%) SAP
3 57 (3.27%) Google
4 48 (2.75%) Oracle
5 32 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
6 30 (1.72%) Tableau
7 28 (1.60%) Red Hat
8 27 (1.55%) VMware
9 19 (1.09%) MuleSoft
10 15 (0.86%) Atlassian
11 12 (0.69%) Informatica
12 10 (0.57%) ION Trading
13 9 (0.52%) New Relic
14 8 (0.46%) Alteryx
15 7 (0.40%) OpenLink
15 7 (0.40%) RedGate
15 7 (0.40%) Splunk
15 7 (0.40%) Terracotta
16 6 (0.34%) Databricks
17 5 (0.29%) Sybase