Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Blockchain skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blockchain over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Blockchain
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Blockchain 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.15% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Lancashire median daily rate £413 - -
North West median daily rate £513 £500 -
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Blockchain is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 173 124 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 25.71% 27.31% 32.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 78 141
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £238 £289 £275
90th Percentile £625 £615 £544
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 28
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.60% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £8.63 £39.00 £23.30
90th Percentile £39.81 £67.26 £67.45
North West median hourly rate £29.50 £42.75 £35.75
% change year-on-year -30.99% +19.58% -10.63%

Blockchain
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blockchain within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. 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
Blackpool - 1 £413 -
Blockchain
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Blockchain 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Blockchain.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Exstream
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Security
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Batch
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data

Blockchain
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (100.00%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Batch
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) SFIA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana
1 1 (100.00%) Graylog
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText