Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 231 239
Rank change year-on-year -18 +8 +31
Contract jobs citing Typography 13 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.22% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.25% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 5
City of London median daily rate £375 £364 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +11.85% +0.78%
10th Percentile £283 £282 £224
90th Percentile £475 £438 £420
Central London median daily rate £400 £377 £450
% change year-on-year +6.10% -16.22% +28.57%
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 6,063 6,117 5,872
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.49% 89.23% 87.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,828 4,819 4,714
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 55 52
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.23 £31.20 £54.51
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%

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 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Typography in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 12 (92.31%) User Experience
2 7 (53.85%) InVision
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Wireframes
4 5 (38.46%) Prototyping
4 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
4 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (30.77%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 3 (23.08%) Android
6 3 (23.08%) Games
6 3 (23.08%) Web Design
6 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) Adobe
7 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
7 2 (15.38%) Banking
7 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
7 2 (15.38%) HTML5
7 2 (15.38%) InDesign
7 2 (15.38%) UX Design
7 2 (15.38%) Iconography
7 2 (15.38%) Fintech
7 2 (15.38%) Analytics
8 1 (7.69%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
8 1 (7.69%) A/B Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Strategic Thinking
8 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Marvel
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) InVision
2 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
3 2 (15.38%) InDesign
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (7.69%) Flinto
4 1 (7.69%) Moqups
4 1 (7.69%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Slack
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Games
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.69%) Interactive Media
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Designer
2 4 (30.77%) UX Designer
3 3 (23.08%) UI Designer
3 3 (23.08%) UI/UX Designer
3 3 (23.08%) Visual Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Digital UX Designer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) User Experience
2 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
3 2 (15.38%) Fintech
3 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
4 1 (7.69%) Animation
4 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
4 1 (7.69%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Prototyping
1 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (38.46%) Wireframes
2 4 (30.77%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 3 (23.08%) Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Iconography
4 2 (15.38%) UX Design
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Customer Insight
5 1 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Tableau