Period
to 23 March 2019

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 23 March 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 139 188
Rank change year-on-year +10 +49 -2
Contract jobs citing Greenfield Project 307 293 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.95% 1.74% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.39% 5.71% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 226 131
South East median daily rate £488 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -2.94%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £320
90th Percentile £596 £588 £575
England median daily rate £525 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
South East median hourly rate £51.00 - £5.00
England median hourly rate £34.75 £61.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year -43.27% +28.95% -11.63%

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 4,806 5,135 4,706
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.46% 30.56% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,866 2,967 2,642
South East median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £556
England median daily rate £475 £465 £440
% change year-on-year +2.15% +5.68% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 228 265
South East median hourly rate £18.75 £23.76 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.09% +35.77% -27.08%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.20 £11.33
90th Percentile £51.28 £52.50 £47.28
England median hourly rate £20.25 £21.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.56% +9.50% -3.03%

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 23 March 2019.

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 23 March 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
Thames Valley +1 101 £488 -7.14% 26
Hampshire -22 78 £500 +25.00% 24
Berkshire +4 63 £500 -13.04% 15
Surrey +3 53 £500 +11.11% 11
West Sussex +3 32 £488 +8.33% 6
Oxfordshire +10 26 £475 -13.64% 7
East Sussex -1 20 £388 +10.71% 7
Buckinghamshire +23 12 £450 +34.33% 4
Kent +9 8 £475 +15.15% 6
Middlesex - 2 - -
Greenfield Project
England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Greenfield Project.

1 121 (39.41%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (31.60%) Java
3 92 (29.97%) TDD
4 89 (28.99%) JavaScript
5 72 (23.45%) Spring
6 71 (23.13%) Amazon AWS
7 68 (22.15%) Finance
8 64 (20.85%) BDD
9 61 (19.87%) HTML
9 61 (19.87%) .NET
10 59 (19.22%) C#
10 59 (19.22%) CSS
10 59 (19.22%) MVC
11 50 (16.29%) NoSQL
12 45 (14.66%) Software Engineering
13 44 (14.33%) AngularJS
14 43 (14.01%) DevOps
14 43 (14.01%) MongoDB
14 43 (14.01%) Hadoop
15 42 (13.68%) SQL Server
16 40 (13.03%) ASP.NET
16 40 (13.03%) SQL
17 39 (12.70%) Microservices
18 38 (12.38%) Microsoft Azure
18 38 (12.38%) Git (software)
19 37 (12.05%) RESTful
20 36 (11.73%) Java 8
21 34 (11.07%) Scrum
21 34 (11.07%) Microsoft
21 34 (11.07%) Ansible

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 24 (7.82%) Tomcat
2 23 (7.49%) Apache Spark
2 23 (7.49%) JBoss
2 23 (7.49%) Jetty
3 18 (5.86%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.93%) CMS
4 9 (2.93%) Mule
4 9 (2.93%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (2.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (2.28%) Drupal
6 4 (1.30%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.98%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.98%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.65%) Confluence
8 2 (0.65%) Kentico
8 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.33%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (1.95%) InVision
2 2 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.65%) InDesign
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (3.58%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (2.93%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (2.93%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (1.30%) NetSuite
4 4 (1.30%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.33%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.33%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 71 (23.13%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (12.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.58%) Amazon Glacier
3 11 (3.58%) Serverless
4 10 (3.26%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (3.26%) PaaS
5 8 (2.61%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (2.61%) SaaS
6 6 (1.95%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (1.63%) IaaS
8 4 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.30%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (1.30%) GitHub
9 3 (0.98%) npm
10 2 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.65%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.33%) Azure Functions
11 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.28%) HTTP
2 3 (0.98%) MVNO
2 3 (0.98%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (0.33%) DHCP
3 1 (0.33%) DNS
3 1 (0.33%) DWDM
3 1 (0.33%) Firewall
3 1 (0.33%) Modbus
3 1 (0.33%) MPLS
3 1 (0.33%) Network Security
3 1 (0.33%) RS-485
3 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.33%) VoIP
3 1 (0.33%) WAN
3 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.29%) NoSQL
2 43 (14.01%) Hadoop
2 43 (14.01%) MongoDB
3 42 (13.68%) SQL Server
4 23 (7.49%) Big Data
5 21 (6.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (4.89%) MySQL
7 12 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (2.93%) HBase
10 7 (2.28%) Apache Hive
11 6 (1.95%) OLAP
12 4 (1.30%) Data Lake
12 4 (1.30%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.30%) SAP HANA
12 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.98%) Couchbase
13 3 (0.98%) Redis
14 2 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 38 (12.38%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.19%) Jenkins
3 15 (4.89%) Maven
4 13 (4.23%) JIRA
5 11 (3.58%) JUnit
5 11 (3.58%) Visual Studio
6 10 (3.26%) git-flow
7 9 (2.93%) Cucumber
7 9 (2.93%) Mockito
7 9 (2.93%) Visual Studio Team System
8 8 (2.61%) Selenium
9 6 (1.95%) Visual Studio Code
10 5 (1.63%) PVCS
11 4 (1.30%) JBehave
11 4 (1.30%) ProC
11 4 (1.30%) Vagrant
11 4 (1.30%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.98%) Grunt
12 3 (0.98%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 68 (22.15%) Finance
2 19 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.58%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.26%) Banking
4 10 (3.26%) Retail
5 9 (2.93%) Marketing
6 6 (1.95%) Publishing
7 5 (1.63%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.63%) Automotive
7 5 (1.63%) Electronics
8 3 (0.98%) Billing
8 3 (0.98%) Games
9 2 (0.65%) Law
9 2 (0.65%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) Avionics
10 1 (0.33%) Front Office
10 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 197 (64.17%) Developer
2 78 (25.41%) Java Developer
3 36 (11.73%) .NET Developer
4 25 (8.14%) Senior Developer
5 21 (6.84%) React Developer
6 20 (6.51%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (5.86%) C# Developer
8 16 (5.21%) DevOps Engineer
9 14 (4.56%) Full Stack Developer
10 13 (4.23%) Architect
11 12 (3.91%) AWS Engineer
11 12 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (3.58%) Analyst
13 10 (3.26%) Consultant
14 9 (2.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 8 (2.61%) AWS DevOps
15 8 (2.61%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 7 (2.28%) Angular Developer
16 7 (2.28%) Drupal Developer
16 7 (2.28%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (23.45%) Spring
2 61 (19.87%) .NET
2 61 (19.87%) HTML
3 59 (19.22%) CSS
4 44 (14.33%) AngularJS
5 40 (13.03%) ASP.NET
6 37 (12.05%) RESTful
7 32 (10.42%) Hibernate
7 32 (10.42%) React
8 29 (9.45%) Web Services
9 28 (9.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (8.79%) REST
11 26 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (7.49%) HTML5
13 22 (7.17%) Redux
14 21 (6.84%) .NET Framework
14 21 (6.84%) Node.js
15 20 (6.51%) jQuery
15 20 (6.51%) Spring Boot
16 18 (5.86%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.17%) User Experience
2 19 (6.19%) Fintech
3 14 (4.56%) Cloud Native
4 10 (3.26%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.65%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.33%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.33%) Clustering
9 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.33%) EPoS
9 1 (0.33%) Equities
9 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.84%) Linux
2 19 (6.19%) Unix
3 10 (3.26%) Windows
4 8 (2.61%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.95%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.63%) Android
6 5 (1.63%) OpenVMS
7 3 (0.98%) VMS
8 1 (0.33%) Solaris
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (39.41%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (29.97%) TDD
3 64 (20.85%) BDD
4 59 (19.22%) MVC
5 45 (14.66%) Software Engineering
6 43 (14.01%) DevOps
7 39 (12.70%) Microservices
8 34 (11.07%) Scrum
9 32 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (8.47%) Multithreading
11 25 (8.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 19 (6.19%) OOP
12 19 (6.19%) Unit Testing
13 18 (5.86%) Kanban
14 17 (5.54%) OO
15 13 (4.23%) CRM
15 13 (4.23%) E-Commerce
15 13 (4.23%) SOA
15 13 (4.23%) Test Automation
15 13 (4.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 97 (31.60%) Java
2 89 (28.99%) JavaScript
3 59 (19.22%) C#
4 40 (13.03%) SQL
5 36 (11.73%) Java 8
6 16 (5.21%) TypeScript
7 12 (3.91%) PHP
8 11 (3.58%) Python
9 10 (3.26%) ES6
9 10 (3.26%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.28%) C++
10 7 (2.28%) Scala
10 7 (2.28%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.95%) C
11 6 (1.95%) Java 9
12 5 (1.63%) ABAP
13 4 (1.30%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.98%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.65%) Go
15 2 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (3.58%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.28%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.95%) Degree
4 5 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.63%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.65%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.33%) CCNA
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.33%) CISSP
7 1 (0.33%) MCSE
7 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.33%) SSCP
7 1 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.98%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.65%) GxP
2 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) GDPR
3 1 (0.33%) MISRA
3 1 (0.33%) MISRA C
System Software
1 31 (10.10%) Docker
2 13 (4.23%) HDFS
3 6 (1.95%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.33%) Firmware
6 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (11.07%) Ansible
2 33 (10.75%) Puppet
3 28 (9.12%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (7.49%) Cobbler
5 21 (6.84%) Kubernetes
6 16 (5.21%) Terraform
7 4 (1.30%) Oozie
8 2 (0.65%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.33%) Kibana
9 1 (0.33%) logstash
9 1 (0.33%) SCCM
9 1 (0.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.86%) Oracle
2 18 (5.86%) SAP
3 9 (2.93%) WSO2
4 8 (2.61%) Adobe
4 8 (2.61%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.95%) Talend
6 5 (1.63%) Telerik
7 4 (1.30%) Workday
8 3 (0.98%) Citrix
8 3 (0.98%) VMware
9 2 (0.65%) Ariba
9 2 (0.65%) Hortonworks
9 2 (0.65%) HP
9 2 (0.65%) IBM
9 2 (0.65%) Sage
9 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.65%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.65%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.33%) Qualys