Period
to 11 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 11 December 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.

Zeplin
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 687 807 828
Rank change year-on-year +120 +21 +39
Contract jobs citing Zeplin 69 68 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.094% 0.071% 0.042%
As % of the Applications category 1.08% 0.84% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 33 30
England median daily rate £375 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% +38.18%
10th Percentile £243 £263 £313
90th Percentile £600 £518 £500
UK median daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% +38.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK median hourly rate - £17.50 -

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 England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 6,379 8,070 8,482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.71% 8.37% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,746 4,792 5,245
England median daily rate £370 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +5.63% +1.43%
10th Percentile £142 £146 £146
90th Percentile £556 £563 £575
UK median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 619 725 689
England median hourly rate £18.00 £15.80 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.92% -1.25% -
10th Percentile £11.26 £10.19 £10.12
90th Percentile £47.30 £37.50 £35.00
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £15.80 £15.83
% change year-on-year +13.92% -0.19% -1.06%

Zeplin
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Zeplin in England

Zeplin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zeplin in England

Zeplin
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Zeplin in England over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Zeplin in England

Zeplin
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Zeplin in England

Zeplin
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 Zeplin within the England region over the 6 months to 11 December 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 +104 49 £375 -4.76% 11
South West +15 8 £450 -
South East +60 6 £250 -50.00%
North of England +39 4 £425 - 2
Yorkshire +36 4 £425 -
Midlands - 2 £358 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £358 - 1
Zeplin
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for Zeplin.

1 53 (76.81%) Sketch
2 49 (71.01%) User Experience
3 40 (57.97%) Adobe
4 37 (53.62%) HTML
5 33 (47.83%) CSS
5 33 (47.83%) InVision
6 31 (44.93%) Wireframes
7 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 23 (33.33%) Prototyping
9 17 (24.64%) Axure RP
9 17 (24.64%) Mobile App
10 15 (21.74%) Android
11 14 (20.29%) Git (software)
11 14 (20.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 12 (17.39%) Retail
13 11 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (15.94%) Front End Development
14 10 (14.49%) Apple iOS
15 9 (13.04%) Jenkins
15 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (13.04%) Photoshop
16 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
16 8 (11.59%) Adobe After Effects
16 8 (11.59%) Banking
16 8 (11.59%) Sass
16 8 (11.59%) Analytics
16 8 (11.59%) Mobile First
17 7 (10.14%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
17 7 (10.14%) Fintech

Zeplin
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 5 (7.25%) CMS
2 4 (5.80%) Drupal
2 4 (5.80%) Jadu
2 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.80%) WordPress
3 2 (2.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 53 (76.81%) Sketch
2 33 (47.83%) InVision
3 9 (13.04%) Photoshop
4 8 (11.59%) Adobe After Effects
5 7 (10.14%) UserZoom
6 3 (4.35%) Adobe XD
7 2 (2.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
8 1 (1.45%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (7.25%) Azure
3 4 (5.80%) Google Analytics
4 3 (4.35%) MailChimp
4 3 (4.35%) Responsys
5 1 (1.45%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (1.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Broadband
1 1 (1.45%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Big Data
1 1 (1.45%) MySQL
1 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) Axure RP
2 14 (20.29%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 7 (10.14%) JIRA
5 6 (8.70%) Android Studio
6 5 (7.25%) Xcode
7 4 (5.80%) Cypress.io
7 4 (5.80%) Postman
7 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (4.35%) Balsamiq
8 3 (4.35%) GitLab
8 3 (4.35%) gulp
8 3 (4.35%) Jasmine
8 3 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (4.35%) webpack
9 1 (1.45%) Appium
9 1 (1.45%) fastlane
9 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 12 (17.39%) Retail
2 8 (11.59%) Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Finance
3 6 (8.70%) Marketing
4 2 (2.90%) Advertising
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Games
5 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (55.07%) Designer
2 21 (30.43%) Developer
3 19 (27.54%) UX Designer
4 14 (20.29%) UI Designer
5 7 (10.14%) Digital Designer
6 6 (8.70%) Android Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.70%) UI/UX Designer
7 5 (7.25%) Junior
7 5 (7.25%) Junior Designer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Android Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Automation Tester
8 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce Designer
8 4 (5.80%) Lead Android Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Manual Tester
8 4 (5.80%) Mobile Tester
8 4 (5.80%) Tester
9 3 (4.35%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (53.62%) HTML
2 33 (47.83%) CSS
3 8 (11.59%) Sass
4 7 (10.14%) CSS3
4 7 (10.14%) HTML5
5 6 (8.70%) Android SDK
6 5 (7.25%) jQuery
6 5 (7.25%) Material Design
7 4 (5.80%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.80%) Flash
8 3 (4.35%) Ionic Framework
8 3 (4.35%) React
8 3 (4.35%) React Native
8 3 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.45%) Express
9 1 (1.45%) Handlebars
9 1 (1.45%) Jest
9 1 (1.45%) Laravel
9 1 (1.45%) Node.js
9 1 (1.45%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 49 (71.01%) User Experience
2 17 (24.64%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.14%) Virtual Team
4 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.70%) Smartphone
5 4 (5.80%) Mainframe
6 3 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.45%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.45%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) Android
2 10 (14.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) Wireframes
2 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 11 (15.94%) Front End Development
4 11 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.59%) Analytics
6 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.59%) Mobile First
7 7 (10.14%) Design Sprint
7 7 (10.14%) Fintech
7 7 (10.14%) Information Architecture
7 7 (10.14%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 6 (8.70%) Android Development
8 6 (8.70%) Design Thinking
8 6 (8.70%) Mobile Development
8 6 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.70%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (8.70%) Java
2 6 (8.70%) Kotlin
3 5 (7.25%) PHP
4 4 (5.80%) TypeScript
5 3 (4.35%) Apple Swift
5 3 (4.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) WCAG
2 4 (5.80%) GDPR
3 2 (2.90%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (57.97%) Adobe
2 6 (8.70%) Google
3 4 (5.80%) Apple
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle
4 3 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.45%) Omniture
5 1 (1.45%) Qubit