Period
to 22 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Greenfield Project in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Greenfield Project over the 6 months to 22 February 2020 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 185 115 147
Rank change year-on-year -70 +32 +35
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 124 353 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.16% 2.21% 1.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.89% 7.21% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 291 210
South East median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £330 £363 £300
90th Percentile £638 £588 £588
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
South East median hourly rate £48.75 £51.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.41% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £43.75 £47.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% -6.91% +10.59%

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,187 4,897 5,113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.84% 30.64% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,819 2,928 2,986
South East median daily rate £425 £434 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.02% +8.44% -
10th Percentile £185 £238 £210
90th Percentile £606 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 233 227
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £20.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.09% +1.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £13.05 £12.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £57.50 £51.05 £48.75
England median hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +9.52% -2.33% +8.00%

Greenfield Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Greenfield Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Greenfield Project in the South East

Greenfield Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Greenfield Project in the South East

Greenfield Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Greenfield Project in the South East over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Greenfield Project in the South East

Greenfield Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Greenfield Project in the South East

Greenfield Project
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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
Thames Valley -24 40 £425 -8.11% 47
Hampshire -15 34 £475 -7.32% 25
Surrey +32 27 £480 -4.00% 28
Berkshire -17 25 £475 +2.70% 20
East Sussex +15 15 £425 +9.68% 7
Buckinghamshire +12 8 £375 -16.67% 13
Oxfordshire +3 7 £400 -15.79% 14
Kent +10 5 £388 -18.42% 3
West Sussex +2 3 £481 -1.84% 8
Greenfield Project
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Greenfield Project.

1 39 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (26.61%) Java
3 22 (17.74%) C#
4 20 (16.13%) Azure
5 19 (15.32%) .NET
6 18 (14.52%) Finance
7 16 (12.90%) TDD
8 15 (12.10%) Scrum
8 15 (12.10%) Mobile App
9 14 (11.29%) Spring
10 13 (10.48%) AWS
10 13 (10.48%) Apple iOS
10 13 (10.48%) Objective-C
10 13 (10.48%) SQL
10 13 (10.48%) SAP
10 13 (10.48%) DevOps
10 13 (10.48%) Apple Swift
11 12 (9.68%) React Native
11 12 (9.68%) Kotlin
11 12 (9.68%) Python
11 12 (9.68%) ERP
11 12 (9.68%) Open Source
11 12 (9.68%) Android
12 10 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (8.06%) SAP S/4HANA
13 9 (7.26%) User Experience
13 9 (7.26%) User Stories
13 9 (7.26%) AngularJS
13 9 (7.26%) SQL Server
13 9 (7.26%) Software Engineering

Greenfield Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (2.42%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.81%) CMS
3 1 (0.81%) Confluence
3 1 (0.81%) Luigi
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.81%) Figma
3 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.81%) Simulink
3 1 (0.81%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 10 (8.06%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (4.03%) SAP MDG
3 3 (2.42%) NetSuite
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.81%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.81%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.81%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.13%) Azure
2 13 (10.48%) AWS
3 5 (4.03%) Power Platform
4 4 (3.23%) AWS CloudTrail
4 4 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (2.42%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.61%) Amazon EKS
6 2 (1.61%) GitHub
7 1 (0.81%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.81%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Flow
7 1 (0.81%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.81%) PaaS
7 1 (0.81%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) HTTP
1 1 (0.81%) Internet
1 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.23%) Power BI
4 3 (2.42%) Big Data
4 3 (2.42%) Data Lake
4 3 (2.42%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.61%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (1.61%) HBase
5 2 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.61%) OLAP
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.81%) Redis
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2019
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Selenium
2 5 (4.03%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.03%) SpecFlow
3 4 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.23%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.23%) IntelliJ
3 4 (3.23%) Postman
3 4 (3.23%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.61%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.81%) Appium
5 1 (0.81%) Gradle
5 1 (0.81%) JIRA
5 1 (0.81%) Maven
5 1 (0.81%) ProC
5 1 (0.81%) Protractor
5 1 (0.81%) PVCS
5 1 (0.81%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.81%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (14.52%) Finance
2 3 (2.42%) Law
2 3 (2.42%) Public Sector
3 2 (1.61%) Advertising
3 2 (1.61%) Automotive
3 2 (1.61%) Legal
3 2 (1.61%) Publishing
3 2 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Electronics
4 1 (0.81%) Local Government
4 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Marketing
4 1 (0.81%) Military
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (32.26%) Developer
2 14 (11.29%) Architect
3 12 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 11 (8.87%) .NET Developer
5 10 (8.06%) Analyst
6 7 (5.65%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.84%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) Azure Developer
8 5 (4.03%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Designer
8 5 (4.03%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Python Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) SAP Architect
8 5 (4.03%) SAP MDG Architect
8 5 (4.03%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) UX Designer
9 4 (3.23%) DevSecOps Engineer
9 4 (3.23%) React Developer
9 4 (3.23%) Security Engineer
9 4 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.32%) .NET
2 14 (11.29%) Spring
3 12 (9.68%) React Native
4 9 (7.26%) AngularJS
5 6 (4.84%) .NET Core
5 6 (4.84%) J2EE
5 6 (4.84%) JSON
5 6 (4.84%) RESTful
6 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (3.23%) CSS
7 4 (3.23%) HTML
7 4 (3.23%) Middleware
7 4 (3.23%) SOAP
7 4 (3.23%) Spring Integration
8 3 (2.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.42%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.42%) Node.js
8 3 (2.42%) Swagger
8 3 (2.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Mobile App
2 9 (7.26%) User Experience
3 4 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.81%) PMI
5 1 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.48%) Apple iOS
2 12 (9.68%) Android
3 8 (6.45%) Linux
4 5 (4.03%) Unix
5 1 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.81%) OpenVMS
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (12.90%) TDD
3 15 (12.10%) Scrum
4 13 (10.48%) DevOps
5 12 (9.68%) ERP
5 12 (9.68%) Open Source
6 10 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (7.26%) BDD
7 9 (7.26%) Software Engineering
7 9 (7.26%) User Stories
8 8 (6.45%) ETL
8 8 (6.45%) Microservices
8 8 (6.45%) SDET
9 7 (5.65%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (5.65%) Test Automation
10 6 (4.84%) Analytics
10 6 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.84%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.84%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.61%) Java
2 22 (17.74%) C#
3 13 (10.48%) Apple Swift
3 13 (10.48%) Objective-C
3 13 (10.48%) SQL
4 12 (9.68%) Kotlin
4 12 (9.68%) Python
5 4 (3.23%) Java 8
5 4 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.42%) C
6 3 (2.42%) Ruby
7 2 (1.61%) Embedded C
7 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.61%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.61%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.81%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.81%) Perl
8 1 (0.81%) PHP
8 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.42%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) AAT
3 1 (0.81%) ACCA
3 1 (0.81%) CIMA
3 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.45%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) MISRA
3 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) Docker
2 3 (2.42%) HDFS
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (6.45%) Kubernetes
2 7 (5.65%) Terraform
3 5 (4.03%) Ansible
4 4 (3.23%) Puppet
5 1 (0.81%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (10.48%) SAP
2 5 (4.03%) Oracle
3 4 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.61%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.81%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.81%) Epicor
6 1 (0.81%) Infor
6 1 (0.81%) Informatica
6 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.81%) Sage
6 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.81%) SYSPRO
6 1 (0.81%) Tableau
6 1 (0.81%) Talend