Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 21 February 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
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 830 828 871
Rank change year-on-year -2 +43 -
Contract jobs citing Ethereum 45 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.019% 0.005%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.11% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 5 0
UK median daily rate £500 £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
UK median hourly rate - - £100.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16,528 17,116 18,203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.27% 17.83% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,052 11,031 11,556
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.95%
10th Percentile £263 £254 £236
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year - +0.63% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 365 497
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% -2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +2.63% +8.57%

Ethereum
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethereum in the UK

Ethereum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethereum in the UK

Ethereum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ethereum over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ethereum in the UK

Ethereum
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethereum within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 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
England +4 37 £500 - 41
London +1 37 £500 - 39

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 with a requirement for Ethereum.

1 35 (77.78%) Blockchain
2 21 (46.67%) Cryptocurrency
3 20 (44.44%) Hyperledger
3 20 (44.44%) Solidity
3 20 (44.44%) Bitcoin
4 17 (37.78%) Smart Contracts
5 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 13 (28.89%) Finance
7 12 (26.67%) R3 Corda
8 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (22.22%) C#
9 10 (22.22%) Truffle
10 9 (20.00%) .NET
11 8 (17.78%) Python
11 8 (17.78%) React
11 8 (17.78%) Fintech
11 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
12 7 (15.56%) eris
12 7 (15.56%) Monax
13 6 (13.33%) Litecoin
13 6 (13.33%) Ripple
13 6 (13.33%) Dash
13 6 (13.33%) Quorum
13 6 (13.33%) Santiment
13 6 (13.33%) Zcash
13 6 (13.33%) Go
13 6 (13.33%) IntelliJ
13 6 (13.33%) Java
13 6 (13.33%) IBM

Ethereum
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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (44.44%) Hyperledger
2 7 (15.56%) eris
3 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 12 (26.67%) R3 Corda
2 6 (13.33%) Quorum
2 6 (13.33%) Ripple
3 5 (11.11%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (2.22%) MultiChain
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
1 1 (2.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (77.78%) Blockchain
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) BigchainDB
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) IntelliJ
2 2 (4.44%) Babel
2 2 (4.44%) webpack
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Automotive
3 2 (4.44%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Electronics
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Developer
2 18 (40.00%) Blockchain Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Ethereum Developer
4 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Blockchain Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Blockchain Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.67%) React Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Angular Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Designer
7 2 (4.44%) Junior
7 2 (4.44%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Programmer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) Smart Contracts
2 10 (22.22%) Truffle
3 9 (20.00%) .NET
4 8 (17.78%) React
5 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
6 5 (11.11%) CSS
6 5 (11.11%) HTML
7 4 (8.89%) HTML5
7 4 (8.89%) Node.js
8 3 (6.67%) web3js
9 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
9 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.44%) CSS3
9 2 (4.44%) JSON
9 2 (4.44%) Redux
9 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.22%) Angular 2
10 1 (2.22%) Electron Framework
10 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) Bitcoin
2 8 (17.78%) Fintech
3 6 (13.33%) Dash
3 6 (13.33%) Litecoin
3 6 (13.33%) Zcash
4 4 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.44%) Hedge funds
5 2 (4.44%) User Experience
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Cryptocurrency
2 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.89%) Functional Programming
3 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.67%) Front End Development
4 3 (6.67%) TDD
4 3 (6.67%) Web Development
5 2 (4.44%) Disruptive Innovation
5 2 (4.44%) Infographics
5 2 (4.44%) MVC
5 2 (4.44%) Open Source
5 2 (4.44%) Prototyping
6 1 (2.22%) API Integration
6 1 (2.22%) DevOps
6 1 (2.22%) Health Informatics
6 1 (2.22%) Machine Learning
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.22%) SDLC
6 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.22%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) Solidity
2 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.22%) C#
4 8 (17.78%) Python
5 6 (13.33%) Go
5 6 (13.33%) Java
6 4 (8.89%) F#
6 4 (8.89%) Scala
7 3 (6.67%) Erlang
7 3 (6.67%) Haskell
8 2 (4.44%) C++
8 2 (4.44%) Kotlin
9 1 (2.22%) Ruby
9 1 (2.22%) Rust
9 1 (2.22%) SQL
9 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) PhD
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Monax
2 6 (13.33%) IBM
2 6 (13.33%) Santiment
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Xamarin