Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 25 August 2019 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
UK > England
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 736 776 734
Rank change year-on-year +40 -42 +32
Contract jobs citing Typography 63 99 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.077% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 64 70
England median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +13.64% -5.71%
10th Percentile £233 £229 £200
90th Percentile £475 £546 £450
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £330
% change year-on-year +6.67% +13.64% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
England median hourly rate - £43.75 -
UK median hourly rate - £43.75 -

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 71,312 81,627 76,980
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 87.31% 86.89% 86.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 47,347 54,285 50,764
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,978 2,225 1,905
England median hourly rate £24.96 £21.33 £23.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.03% -7.84% +0.61%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.18 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +4.35%

Typography
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Typography as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Typography in England

Typography
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Typography in England

Typography
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Typography in England over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Typography in England

Typography
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Typography in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Typography in England

Typography
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Typography within the England region over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +42 44 £397 -3.76% 27
Midlands +39 12 £400 -15.79% 5
West Midlands +26 7 £400 -15.79% 5
North of England +29 5 £450 +28.57% 3
East Midlands +25 5 £400 -15.79%
North West - 4 £450 - 3
South East +33 2 £425 -10.53% 5
Yorkshire +25 1 £265 -24.29%
Typography
UK

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for Typography.

1 45 (71.43%) User Experience
2 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (44.44%) Adobe
3 28 (44.44%) Sketch
4 21 (33.33%) Android
4 21 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 19 (30.16%) Wireframes
6 18 (28.57%) InVision
7 16 (25.40%) Prototyping
7 16 (25.40%) Photoshop
8 15 (23.81%) Front End Development
9 14 (22.22%) HTML
10 13 (20.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 12 (19.05%) CSS
11 12 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
11 12 (19.05%) Marketing
11 12 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (17.46%) Graphic Design
12 11 (17.46%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
13 10 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (15.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 9 (14.29%) Iconography
15 8 (12.70%) Customer Requirements
15 8 (12.70%) Retail
15 8 (12.70%) Usability Testing
16 7 (11.11%) Product Management
16 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
16 7 (11.11%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
17 6 (9.52%) Finance
17 6 (9.52%) QA

Typography
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (3.17%) Confluence
1 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 28 (44.44%) Sketch
2 18 (28.57%) InVision
3 16 (25.40%) Photoshop
4 13 (20.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (6.35%) Adobe XD
7 3 (4.76%) Fireworks
8 2 (3.17%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (3.17%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
8 2 (3.17%) Zeplin
9 1 (1.59%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (1.59%) InDesign
9 1 (1.59%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (3.17%) Office 365
3 1 (1.59%) Azure
3 1 (1.59%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (3.17%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.17%) JIRA
3 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.59%) Grunt
3 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.59%) Selenium
3 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (19.05%) Marketing
2 8 (12.70%) Retail
3 6 (9.52%) Finance
4 3 (4.76%) Games
5 2 (3.17%) Advertising
5 2 (3.17%) Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.59%) Legal
6 1 (1.59%) Local Government
6 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 54 (85.71%) Designer
2 28 (44.44%) UX Designer
3 22 (34.92%) UI Designer
4 14 (22.22%) Mobile Designer
4 14 (22.22%) Mobile UX Designer
4 14 (22.22%) UI/UX Designer
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Designer
6 7 (11.11%) Mobile UI Designer
6 7 (11.11%) Mobile UI/UX Designer
7 5 (7.94%) Senior UX Designer
8 4 (6.35%) Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Digital Designer
8 4 (6.35%) Visual Designer
9 3 (4.76%) Interaction Designer
10 2 (3.17%) Integration Specialist
10 2 (3.17%) Senior Interaction Designer
10 2 (3.17%) Senior Visual Designer
10 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Designer
10 2 (3.17%) UI Developer
10 2 (3.17%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) HTML
2 12 (19.05%) CSS
3 4 (6.35%) HTML5
3 4 (6.35%) jQuery
4 3 (4.76%) Ajax
4 3 (4.76%) CSS3
4 3 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.17%) Middleware
5 2 (3.17%) RequireJS
5 2 (3.17%) Sass
5 2 (3.17%) Underscore.js
6 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.59%) Framer.js
6 1 (1.59%) Kendo UI
6 1 (1.59%) Material Design
6 1 (1.59%) Node.js
6 1 (1.59%) React
Miscellaneous
1 45 (71.43%) User Experience
2 11 (17.46%) Graphic Design
3 3 (4.76%) Animation
3 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.76%) Photography
4 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.17%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.17%) Media Streaming
4 2 (3.17%) Social Media
5 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.59%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.59%) Social Gaming
5 1 (1.59%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Android
1 21 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.16%) Wireframes
3 16 (25.40%) Prototyping
4 15 (23.81%) Front End Development
5 12 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (17.46%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 10 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (14.29%) Iconography
9 8 (12.70%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (12.70%) Usability Testing
10 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 7 (11.11%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 7 (11.11%) Product Management
11 5 (7.94%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (7.94%) Time Management
12 4 (6.35%) Design Thinking
12 4 (6.35%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (6.35%) Identity Management
12 4 (6.35%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) Java
1 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.59%) C#
2 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Kibana
Vendors
1 28 (44.44%) Adobe
2 2 (3.17%) Apple
3 1 (1.59%) Google
3 1 (1.59%) Marketo
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.59%) Yahoo!