Data analysis: Despite the global economic downturn, blockchain employment opportunities are still increasing

Despite the recent decline in cryptocurrency prices, Kraken, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the United States, still wants to increase its labor force by 10%. The Kraken team currently has 800 members and will add 67 employees in the coming weeks. Many of the company's positions are for hospitality professionals, and these skills are concentrated in the liberal arts. Last December, before the first case of a coronavirus was reported, showed that there were about 114.5 blockchain-centric jobs per million people. By February 2020, this number has increased by 3% to 118.4 per million people.