Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Typography skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Typography over the 6 months to 20 July 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.

Typography
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 219 238
Rank change year-on-year -10 +19 +52
Contract jobs citing Typography 27 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 6
City of London median daily rate £375 £294 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.66% -2.08% +9.09%
10th Percentile £313 £197 £163
90th Percentile £538 £313 £413
Central London median daily rate £375 £294 £425
% change year-on-year +27.66% -30.88% +42.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

Typography is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,172 5,666 5,986
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.89% 87.93% 87.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,880 4,372 4,818
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £310
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £473
% change year-on-year - +5.82% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 56 56
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.52 £19.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.87% +2.64% -4.80%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.38
90th Percentile £33.00 £32.06 £37.91
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -6.50% -1.10%

Typography
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Typography as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Typography in the City of London

Typography
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Typography in the City of London

Typography
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Typography in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Typography in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Typography 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 City of London region with a requirement for Typography.

1 23 (85.19%) User Experience
2 15 (55.56%) Photoshop
3 14 (51.85%) Finance
4 13 (48.15%) Adobe
5 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (40.74%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (40.74%) Mobile App
7 10 (37.04%) UX Design
8 9 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (33.33%) Wireframes
9 8 (29.63%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 8 (29.63%) Web Design
10 6 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (22.22%) Prototyping
10 6 (22.22%) InVision
10 6 (22.22%) Graphic Design
11 5 (18.52%) Degree
11 5 (18.52%) Banking
11 5 (18.52%) Fintech
12 4 (14.81%) Collaborative Working
12 4 (14.81%) HTML
12 4 (14.81%) Axure RP
12 4 (14.81%) Analytics
12 4 (14.81%) Android
13 3 (11.11%) Information Architecture
13 3 (11.11%) Apple
13 3 (11.11%) Project Management
13 3 (11.11%) CSS
13 3 (11.11%) InDesign
13 3 (11.11%) Marketing

Typography
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Photoshop
2 11 (40.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (22.22%) InVision
4 3 (11.11%) InDesign
4 3 (11.11%) UXPin
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (3.70%) Moqups
6 1 (3.70%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Games
5 1 (3.70%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.70%) Interactive Media
5 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Publishing
5 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Designer
2 11 (40.74%) UX Designer
3 8 (29.63%) Digital Designer
4 7 (25.93%) UI Designer
4 7 (25.93%) UI/UX Designer
5 5 (18.52%) Visual Designer
6 4 (14.81%) Digital UX Designer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Designer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior UX Designer
8 2 (7.41%) Lead Designer
9 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing Manager
9 1 (3.70%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (3.70%) Graphic Designer
9 1 (3.70%) HTML CSS Designer
9 1 (3.70%) Marketing Manager
9 1 (3.70%) Marketing Project Manager
9 1 (3.70%) Mobile Designer
9 1 (3.70%) PowerPoint Designer
9 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
9 1 (3.70%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) HTML5
3 2 (7.41%) Material Design
4 1 (3.70%) CSS3
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (85.19%) User Experience
2 11 (40.74%) Mobile App
3 6 (22.22%) Graphic Design
4 5 (18.52%) Fintech
5 3 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) UX Design
3 9 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 8 (29.63%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 8 (29.63%) Web Design
5 6 (22.22%) Prototyping
6 4 (14.81%) Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (11.11%) Iconography
7 3 (11.11%) Information Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
7 3 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
8 2 (7.41%) Infographics
8 2 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (7.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Adobe
2 3 (11.11%) Apple
3 2 (7.41%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Tableau