Period
to 26 January 2022

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 26 January 2022 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
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 186 120 187
Rank change year-on-year -66 +67 +61
Contract jobs citing Zeplin 7 6 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Applications category 1.99% 3.92% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
10th Percentile £471 £416 -
25th Percentile £513 £425 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £450 £425
Median % change year-on-year +19.44% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £584 £475 £538
90th Percentile £588 - £560
Central London median daily rate £538 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +19.44% +12.50% -

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 351 153 379
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.75% 7.28% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 101 278
10th Percentile £216 £160 £135
25th Percentile £350 £263 £252
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £425 £390
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% +8.97% +4.00%
75th Percentile £588 £538 £488
90th Percentile £665 £604 £595
Central London median daily rate £500 £425 £385
% change year-on-year +17.65% +10.39% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 19
10th Percentile £20.14 £19.00 £12.11
25th Percentile £25.71 £22.00 £16.29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +29.63% +44.39% +6.86%
75th Percentile £42.88 - £21.00
90th Percentile £47.60 £33.15 £21.55
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £19.66
% change year-on-year +29.63% +37.32% +5.15%

Zeplin
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Zeplin as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Zeplin in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Zeplin in the City of London

Zeplin
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Zeplin in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Zeplin in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2022, 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 7 (100.00%) User Experience
1 7 (100.00%) Sketch
2 6 (85.71%) InVision
2 6 (85.71%) Prototyping
2 6 (85.71%) UX Design
3 5 (71.43%) Adobe
3 5 (71.43%) Wireframes
3 5 (71.43%) Typography
3 5 (71.43%) Iconography
3 5 (71.43%) Interaction Design
4 4 (57.14%) Storytelling
4 4 (57.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 4 (57.14%) Storyboarding
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) User Research
7 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Development
7 1 (14.29%) QA
7 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Kanban
7 1 (14.29%) B2B
7 1 (14.29%) B2C
7 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 1 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation

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 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) Magnolia
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Sketch
2 6 (85.71%) InVision
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe XD
3 1 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
1 1 (14.29%) Influencing Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Organisational Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Designer
2 5 (71.43%) UX Designer
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce Designer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior Designer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior UX Designer
4 3 (42.86%) Digital Designer
4 3 (42.86%) Digital UX Designer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior Digital Designer
5 1 (14.29%) Head of Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Head of Digital
5 1 (14.29%) UI Designer
5 1 (14.29%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Prototyping
1 6 (85.71%) UX Design
2 5 (71.43%) Iconography
2 5 (71.43%) Interaction Design
2 5 (71.43%) Typography
2 5 (71.43%) Wireframes
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) Storyboarding
3 4 (57.14%) Storytelling
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) User Research
6 1 (14.29%) Backlog Prioritisation
6 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Development
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Product Backlog
6 1 (14.29%) Product Strategy
6 1 (14.29%) Product Vision
6 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Google