Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 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.

Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT, Shared Ledger)
England > London
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 597 539 588
Rank change year-on-year -58 +49 -11
Contract jobs citing Distributed Ledger 28 34 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.061% 0.086% 0.012%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.93% 1.10% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 32 1
London median daily rate £600 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £513 £441 £475
90th Percentile £729 £813 £625
England median daily rate £600 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
London median hourly rate - - £100.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 - £100.00

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 3,025 3,084 3,222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.64% 7.84% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,953 1,999 2,049
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £663 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -2.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 20
London median hourly rate £29.15 £27.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.96% +8.00% +16.47%
10th Percentile £16.25 £15.18 £16.01
90th Percentile £66.13 £110.00 £100.00
England median hourly rate £21.96 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -24.29% +5.45% +29.11%

Distributed Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Distributed Ledger in London

Distributed Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Distributed Ledger in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Distributed Ledger in London

Distributed Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Distributed Ledger in London over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Distributed Ledger in London

Distributed Ledger
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Distributed Ledger within the London region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Central London -28 13 £675 +22.73% 13
Distributed Ledger
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 26 (92.86%) Blockchain
2 16 (57.14%) Finance
3 14 (50.00%) DevOps
4 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (35.71%) Java
5 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 10 (35.71%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (35.71%) Ethereum
5 10 (35.71%) R3 Corda
6 9 (32.14%) Hyperledger
6 9 (32.14%) HTML
7 8 (28.57%) Scala
7 8 (28.57%) Python
7 8 (28.57%) Kubernetes
7 8 (28.57%) Docker
8 7 (25.00%) C#
9 6 (21.43%) SQL
9 6 (21.43%) Confluence
9 6 (21.43%) R
9 6 (21.43%) Investment Management
9 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (21.43%) JIRA
9 6 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (21.43%) Kafka
10 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
10 5 (17.86%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 4 (14.29%) Machine Learning
11 4 (14.29%) Robotic Process Automation
12 3 (10.71%) Functional Programming

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 10 (35.71%) Ethereum
2 9 (32.14%) Hyperledger
3 6 (21.43%) Confluence
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) eris
4 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 10 (35.71%) R3 Corda
2 1 (3.57%) MultiChain
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) Blockchain
2 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) BigchainDB
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) JIRA
1 6 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Blockchain Engineer
1 5 (17.86%) Developer
2 3 (10.71%) Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) Architect
2 3 (10.71%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Systems Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Business Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Head of Technology
4 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Sales Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Development Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 6 (21.43%) Kafka
3 3 (10.71%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) Angular 2
4 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.57%) Akka
5 1 (3.57%) Electron Framework
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (3.57%) JSON
5 1 (3.57%) RESTful
5 1 (3.57%) Smart Contracts
5 1 (3.57%) web3js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Fintech
1 2 (7.14%) State Machine
1 2 (7.14%) Tandem
1 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.57%) Bitcoin
2 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.57%) PMI
2 1 (3.57%) Robotics
2 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) DevOps
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Artificial Intelligence
4 6 (21.43%) Investment Management
5 5 (17.86%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 4 (14.29%) Machine Learning
6 4 (14.29%) Robotic Process Automation
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.71%) Functional Programming
8 2 (7.14%) B2B
8 2 (7.14%) Business Development
8 2 (7.14%) Cryptocurrency
8 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
8 2 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (7.14%) Decision-Making
8 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
8 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Java
1 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 8 (28.57%) Python
2 8 (28.57%) Scala
3 7 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (21.43%) R
4 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) Clojure
5 2 (7.14%) Erlang
5 2 (7.14%) F#
5 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) Kotlin
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Monax