Period
to 17 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Currency in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Currency over the 6 months to 17 July 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.

Digital Currency (Digital/Electronic Money)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 250 -
Contract jobs citing Digital Currency 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.071% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
City of London median daily rate - £700 -
Central London median daily rate - £700 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Digital Currency 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 City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,234 2,897 2,555
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.56% 40.85% 39.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,636 2,221 1,930
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £688 £725 £688
Central London median daily rate £525 £520 £500
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 51 26
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £21.25 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.53% +12.73% -0.79%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.31 £12.52
90th Percentile £49.98 £46.39 £29.88
Central London median hourly rate £20.75 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +17.65% -10.53%

Digital Currency
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Digital Currency as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Currency in the City of London

Digital Currency
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Digital Currency in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Currency in the City of London