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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 28 June 2022 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
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 532 488 400
Rank change year-on-year -44 -88 +176
Contract jobs citing Ethereum 67 11 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.041% 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.41% 0.31% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 9 2
10th Percentile £413 £393 £491
25th Percentile £463 £425 £534
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £700 £450 £613
Median % change year-on-year +55.56% -26.53% +2.08%
75th Percentile £875 £625 £684
90th Percentile £893 £655 £724
England median daily rate £700 £500 £613
% change year-on-year +40.00% -18.37% +8.89%

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 4,758 3,554 2,410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.16% 13.24% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,377 2,515 1,654
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
25th Percentile £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £551 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.01% +5.00% -3.38%
75th Percentile £675 £619 £600
90th Percentile £775 £700 £700
England median daily rate £525 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 24 20
10th Percentile £18.75 £17.39 £15.00
25th Percentile £27.67 £21.25 £22.25
Median hourly rate £46.00 £37.50 £32.47
Median % change year-on-year +22.67% +15.48% +39.67%
75th Percentile £68.75 £57.53 £52.31
90th Percentile £78.17 £69.18 £60.30
England median hourly rate £30.25 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +34.44% +12.50% +7.53%

Ethereum
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethereum in London

Ethereum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Ethereum in London

Ethereum
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Ethereum in London over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

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 28 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London - 1 £425 - 3
Ethereum
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, 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 63 (94.03%) Blockchain
2 57 (85.07%) Solidity
3 56 (83.58%) Smart Contracts
4 30 (44.78%) DeFi
5 26 (38.81%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (31.34%) Requirements Gathering
6 21 (31.34%) DAML
7 17 (25.37%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (25.37%) React
8 15 (22.39%) Rust
8 15 (22.39%) Test Automation
9 14 (20.90%) Node.js
9 14 (20.90%) Social Skills
9 14 (20.90%) Web3
10 13 (19.40%) web3js
10 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
11 11 (16.42%) Python
11 11 (16.42%) Front Office
11 11 (16.42%) TeamCity
11 11 (16.42%) Go
11 11 (16.42%) TypeScript
11 11 (16.42%) Cryptocurrency
12 10 (14.93%) Confluence
12 10 (14.93%) Docker
12 10 (14.93%) AWS
12 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (14.93%) MS Visio
12 10 (14.93%) Data Modelling
12 10 (14.93%) UML
12 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management

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 10 (14.93%) Confluence
2 5 (7.46%) Solana
3 4 (5.97%) OpenZeppelin
4 3 (4.48%) Hyperledger
5 1 (1.49%) Geth
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 10 (14.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) R3 Corda
2 1 (1.49%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (1.49%) Quorum
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) AWS
2 7 (10.45%) Serverless
3 6 (8.96%) Amazon Cognito
4 5 (7.46%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (7.46%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (5.97%) Azure
6 1 (1.49%) Infura
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) IPFS
1 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.49%) DynamoDB
2 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.49%) Metadata
2 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) TeamCity
2 10 (14.93%) JIRA
3 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.99%) Selenium
5 1 (1.49%) Cypress.io
5 1 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.49%) webpack
General
1 26 (38.81%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (20.90%) Social Skills
3 11 (16.42%) Front Office
4 6 (8.96%) Marketing
5 5 (7.46%) Finance
6 4 (5.97%) Games
7 3 (4.48%) Banking
7 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
7 3 (4.48%) Legal
8 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (55.22%) Developer
2 28 (41.79%) Blockchain Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Blockchain Business Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Blockchain Engineer
3 10 (14.93%) Business Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Investment Banking Project Manager
4 9 (13.43%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.45%) Ethereum Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Tester
9 1 (1.49%) Digital Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (1.49%) Games Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Senior Architect
9 1 (1.49%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (83.58%) Smart Contracts
2 17 (25.37%) React
3 14 (20.90%) Node.js
4 13 (19.40%) web3js
5 9 (13.43%) GraphQL
6 7 (10.45%) .NET
7 5 (7.46%) Serverless Framework
7 5 (7.46%) Truffle
8 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.97%) WebAssembly
9 3 (4.48%) ethers.js
9 3 (4.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (2.99%) React Native
11 1 (1.49%) ERC20
11 1 (1.49%) Next.js
11 1 (1.49%) REST
11 1 (1.49%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 63 (94.03%) Blockchain
2 14 (20.90%) Web3
3 6 (8.96%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.46%) NFT
5 3 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.49%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.49%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) DeFi
2 21 (31.34%) Requirements Gathering
3 17 (25.37%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (22.39%) Test Automation
5 11 (16.42%) Cryptocurrency
6 10 (14.93%) Agile
6 10 (14.93%) Data Modelling
6 10 (14.93%) Economics
6 10 (14.93%) Full Stack Development
6 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (14.93%) UML
6 10 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (13.43%) Traceability Matrix
7 9 (13.43%) Use Case
8 8 (11.94%) Fintech
8 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.96%) CI/CD
9 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
9 6 (8.96%) Microservices
10 5 (7.46%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 57 (85.07%) Solidity
2 21 (31.34%) DAML
3 15 (22.39%) Rust
4 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
5 11 (16.42%) Go
5 11 (16.42%) Python
5 11 (16.42%) TypeScript
6 8 (11.94%) Java
7 4 (5.97%) C#
7 4 (5.97%) C++
7 4 (5.97%) SQL
8 1 (1.49%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.93%) Docker
2 4 (5.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.97%) Ansible
2 4 (5.97%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle
2 1 (1.49%) Apple
2 1 (1.49%) Google