Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Zeplin skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Zeplin over the 6 months to 23 February 2020 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.

Zeplin
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 176 253 247
Rank change year-on-year +77 -6 -
Contract jobs citing Zeplin 10 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.089% 0.070%
As % of the Applications category 2.70% 0.99% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £350 £363 £300
90th Percentile £556 £519 £444
Central London median daily rate £450 £400 £431
% change year-on-year +12.50% -7.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Zeplin is in the Software Applications 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 software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 370 605 643
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.98% 8.95% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 430 479
City of London median daily rate £393 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.67% -7.41% +1.25%
10th Percentile £135 £134 £160
90th Percentile £594 £539 £589
Central London median daily rate £395 £375 £405
% change year-on-year +5.33% -7.41% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 22
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £15.60 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.87% +0.65% -20.35%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.76 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £24.45 £31.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.66 £16.60 £16.00
% change year-on-year +18.45% +3.75% -17.78%

Zeplin
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Zeplin in the City of London

Zeplin
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 Zeplin in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Zeplin in the City of London

Zeplin
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Zeplin in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Zeplin in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Zeplin 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 Zeplin.

1 10 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (60.00%) Sketch
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) Confluence
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) RESTful
4 4 (40.00%) Cypress.io
4 4 (40.00%) Azure
4 4 (40.00%) QA
4 4 (40.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (40.00%) Adobe
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (40.00%) Redux
4 4 (40.00%) Jest
4 4 (40.00%) Express
4 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (40.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (30.00%) React
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) Wireframes
5 3 (30.00%) InVision
5 3 (30.00%) Finance

Zeplin
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 5 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Sketch
2 3 (30.00%) InVision
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
1 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) Cypress.io
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Designer
3 3 (30.00%) Azure Developer
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) React Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Designer
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior UI Designer
4 2 (20.00%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) Express
1 4 (40.00%) Jest
1 4 (40.00%) Redux
1 4 (40.00%) RESTful
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) React
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Animation
3 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) B2B
5 1 (10.00%) B2C
5 1 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (10.00%) Fintech
5 1 (10.00%) Iconography
5 1 (10.00%) Typography
5 1 (10.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) TypeScript
2 2 (20.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe
1 4 (40.00%) Atlassian