Period
to 21 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Blockchain Architect was £850 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Architect
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 878 887 853
Rank change year-on-year +9 -34 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Blockchain Architect 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.001% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
UK median daily rate £850 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 93,557 93,702 91,089
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.67% 94.89% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 61,855 62,239 59,469
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £269 £260 £253
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,858 2,759 3,218
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% +2.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Blockchain Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Blockchain Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Blockchain Architect in the UK

Blockchain Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blockchain Architect in the UK

Blockchain Architect
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blockchain Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
England - 6 £850 - 1
London - 4 £850 - 1
East of England - 2 - -
UK excluding London - 2 - -

Blockchain Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, Blockchain Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Blockchain Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
1 6 (100.00%) Blockchain
2 3 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) OOD
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management

Blockchain Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) OOD
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft