Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Distributed Ledger skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Distributed Ledger over the 6 months to 21 September 2021 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.

Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT, Shared Ledger)
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 541 355 541
Rank change year-on-year -186 +186 +48
Contract jobs citing Distributed Ledger 10 9 38
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.030% 0.068% 0.099%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.55% 1.04% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 29
10th Percentile £474 £438 £460
25th Percentile £535 £531 £506
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £725 £600
Median % change year-on-year -17.24% +20.83% -7.69%
75th Percentile £651 £763 £675
90th Percentile £713 " £678
England median daily rate £600 £725 £600
% change year-on-year -17.24% +20.83% -5.14%

Distributed Ledger is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,815 866 2,548
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.39% 6.54% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,257 568 1,625
10th Percentile £350 £356 £338
25th Percentile £429 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £675 £675 £600
90th Percentile £750 £750 £675
England median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 23
10th Percentile £24.57 £26.45 "
25th Percentile £27.63 £33.88 £11.25
Median hourly rate £41.00 £47.50 £23.50
Median % change year-on-year -13.68% +102.13% -19.38%
75th Percentile £56.75 £56.25 £51.88
90th Percentile £62.45 £60.75 £63.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.10% +82.00% +4.69%

Distributed Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Distributed Ledger as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Distributed Ledger in London

Distributed Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Distributed Ledger in London.

Daily rate trend for Distributed Ledger in London

Distributed Ledger
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Distributed Ledger in London over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Distributed Ledger in London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Distributed Ledger 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 Distributed Ledger.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) Kafka
4 4 (40.00%) Kotlin
4 4 (40.00%) Fintech
5 3 (30.00%) PSD2
5 3 (30.00%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (30.00%) Blockchain
5 3 (30.00%) Microservices
5 3 (30.00%) TARGET2
5 3 (30.00%) ISO 20022
5 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) JDBC
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) OOP
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) Internet
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow

Distributed Ledger
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 3 (30.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (20.00%) Ethereum
2 2 (20.00%) Hyperledger
2 2 (20.00%) MTS
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (10.00%) Confluence
3 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Finacle
1 2 (20.00%) R3 Corda
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Azure
1 1 (10.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Blockchain
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Presentation Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Back Office
5 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Blockchain Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Blockchain Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Payments Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Blockchain Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Product Owner
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Kafka
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) JDBC
2 3 (30.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) RESTful
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) Smart Contracts
4 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Online Banking
1 3 (30.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (20.00%) Fedwire
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Currency
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Fintech
3 3 (30.00%) Cash Management
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Data Mapping
3 3 (30.00%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (30.00%) Microservices
3 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (30.00%) OOP
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) Critical Thinking
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Programming
4 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Kotlin
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) Java 8
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO 20022
1 3 (30.00%) PSD2
1 3 (30.00%) TARGET2
2 2 (20.00%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) FIS
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Solace