Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Ethereum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ethereum over the 6 months to 18 August 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.

Ethereum
England > London
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 551 565 607
Rank change year-on-year +14 +42 -5
Contract jobs citing Ethereum 75 35 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.081% 0.004%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.94% 0.46% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 2
London median daily rate £600 £525 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% -
10th Percentile £430 £430 £563
90th Percentile £740 £673 £588
England median daily rate £600 £525 £575
% change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £60.00 - -

Ethereum is in the Application Platforms 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 application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 8,012 7,539 8,578
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.47% 17.50% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,650 5,280 6,059
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £638 £619
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 96 93
London median hourly rate £21.50 £19.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.86% +12.86% -10.26%
10th Percentile £13.90 £12.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £47.83 £43.29
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Ethereum
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethereum in London

Ethereum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethereum in London

Ethereum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ethereum in London over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ethereum in London

Ethereum
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 Ethereum within the London region over the 6 months to 18 August 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 -27 27 £600 +118.18% 10
East London - 11 £600 - 3
West London - 1 - - 2
Ethereum
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Ethereum 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 Ethereum.

1 74 (98.67%) Blockchain
2 41 (54.67%) Hyperledger
3 40 (53.33%) Java
4 39 (52.00%) Finance
5 35 (46.67%) Solidity
6 32 (42.67%) Bitcoin
7 30 (40.00%) Use Case
8 28 (37.33%) Python
9 26 (34.67%) Degree
10 24 (32.00%) Fintech
10 24 (32.00%) Distributed Ledger
11 21 (28.00%) R3 Corda
11 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
12 20 (26.67%) C++
12 20 (26.67%) SQL
13 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
14 18 (24.00%) Smart Contracts
15 17 (22.67%) C
15 17 (22.67%) Machine Learning
16 16 (21.33%) NoSQL
16 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (21.33%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (21.33%) Cryptocurrency
17 15 (20.00%) Computer Science
18 14 (18.67%) Cloud Computing
18 14 (18.67%) Ruby
18 14 (18.67%) HTML
18 14 (18.67%) Linux
19 13 (17.33%) Computer Science Degree

Ethereum
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 41 (54.67%) Hyperledger
2 7 (9.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 24 (32.00%) Distributed Ledger
2 21 (28.00%) R3 Corda
3 2 (2.67%) MultiChain
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.33%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (18.67%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.67%) GitHub
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.33%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) IPFS
2 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (98.67%) Blockchain
2 16 (21.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.00%) Redis
4 2 (2.67%) CouchDB
4 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.33%) JIRA
3 6 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.67%) gulp
4 2 (2.67%) Mocha
5 1 (1.33%) Jasmine
General
1 39 (52.00%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (62.67%) Developer
2 31 (41.33%) Blockchain Developer
3 14 (18.67%) Blockchain Consultant
3 14 (18.67%) Consultant
4 8 (10.67%) Ethereum Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Blockchain Lead
7 3 (4.00%) Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (2.67%) Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Blockchain Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Blockchain Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (2.67%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.33%) Haskell Developer
9 1 (1.33%) Hyperledger Developer
9 1 (1.33%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.00%) Smart Contracts
2 14 (18.67%) HTML
3 10 (13.33%) Truffle
4 9 (12.00%) CSS
4 9 (12.00%) Node.js
5 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
6 6 (8.00%) REST
7 5 (6.67%) HTML5
7 5 (6.67%) React
7 5 (6.67%) Redux
8 4 (5.33%) Web Services
9 3 (4.00%) CSS3
9 3 (4.00%) Enzyme
9 3 (4.00%) Jest
9 3 (4.00%) RESTful
10 2 (2.67%) .NET
10 2 (2.67%) Ionic Framework
10 2 (2.67%) J2EE
10 2 (2.67%) Sass
10 2 (2.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (42.67%) Bitcoin
2 24 (32.00%) Fintech
3 15 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 13 (17.33%) Blog
5 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.33%) Data Structures
7 3 (4.00%) Algorithms
7 3 (4.00%) Digital Currency
7 3 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.67%) Tandem
8 2 (2.67%) User Experience
9 1 (1.33%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) Unix
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.00%) Use Case
2 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.67%) Machine Learning
4 16 (21.33%) Cryptocurrency
5 13 (17.33%) DevOps
5 13 (17.33%) Mentoring
6 12 (16.00%) Commercial Awareness
6 12 (16.00%) Value Proposition
7 7 (9.33%) Front End Development
8 6 (8.00%) Investment Management
9 5 (6.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 4 (5.33%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (5.33%) Cryptography
10 4 (5.33%) Open Source
10 4 (5.33%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (5.33%) Robotic Process Automation
10 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.33%) TDD
11 3 (4.00%) Microservices
11 3 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) Java
2 35 (46.67%) Solidity
3 28 (37.33%) Python
4 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 20 (26.67%) C++
5 20 (26.67%) SQL
6 17 (22.67%) C
7 14 (18.67%) Ruby
8 13 (17.33%) Go
8 13 (17.33%) Perl
9 11 (14.67%) C#
10 6 (8.00%) R
11 3 (4.00%) ES6
12 2 (2.67%) Haskell
12 2 (2.67%) Kotlin
12 2 (2.67%) PHP
12 2 (2.67%) Rust
13 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) Degree
2 13 (17.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (16.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.00%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (2.67%) Ansible
3 2 (2.67%) Consul
4 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) ConsenSys
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft