Period
to 8 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 8 December 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 518 355 502
Rank change year-on-year -163 +147 +87
Contract jobs citing Zeplin 70 32 49
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Applications category 2.67% 3.12% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 37
10th Percentile £432 £219 £244
25th Percentile £509 £416 £320
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £568 £450 £375
Median % change year-on-year +26.11% +20.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £691 £519 £494
90th Percentile £738 £575 £640
England median daily rate £550 £450 £388
% change year-on-year +22.22% +16.13% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £38.25 -
England median hourly rate - £38.25 -

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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2,625 1,027 2,683
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.88% 6.29% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,772 696 1,872
10th Percentile £213 £163 £158
25th Percentile £350 £280 £260
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £416 £400
Median % change year-on-year +17.12% +4.06% -
75th Percentile £588 £525 £500
90th Percentile £675 £614 £593
England median daily rate £425 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 41 135
10th Percentile £15.77 £12.71 £12.44
25th Percentile £20.06 £19.39 £15.60
Median hourly rate £25.00 £26.22 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -4.65% +38.00% -
75th Percentile £41.75 £31.64 £22.93
90th Percentile £53.00 £39.39 £31.80
England median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% +9.38%

Zeplin
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Zeplin as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Zeplin in London

Zeplin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Zeplin in London

Zeplin
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Zeplin in London over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Zeplin in London

Zeplin
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Zeplin in London.

Hourly rate trend for Zeplin in London

Zeplin
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zeplin within the London region over the 6 months to 8 December 2021. 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
Central London -51 4 £525 +16.67% 2
East London - 2 £330 - 1
Zeplin
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Zeplin.

1 63 (90.00%) Sketch
2 52 (74.29%) User Experience
3 47 (67.14%) Adobe
4 45 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (60.00%) InVision
6 31 (44.29%) Android
6 31 (44.29%) Apple iOS
6 31 (44.29%) User Research
7 24 (34.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 23 (32.86%) Usability Testing
8 23 (32.86%) Retail
8 23 (32.86%) Typography
9 22 (31.43%) Wireframes
9 22 (31.43%) Figma
9 22 (31.43%) Adobe XD
10 20 (28.57%) Workshop Facilitation
11 19 (27.14%) Accessibility
12 18 (25.71%) Prototyping
13 16 (22.86%) Axure RP
14 15 (21.43%) Data Analysis
15 14 (20.00%) Finance
15 14 (20.00%) Fintech
15 14 (20.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
16 12 (17.14%) Iconography
16 12 (17.14%) Service Design
16 12 (17.14%) Data Visualisation
16 12 (17.14%) W3C
16 12 (17.14%) Visualisation
17 11 (15.71%) Scrum
17 11 (15.71%) Waterfall

Zeplin
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (1.43%) CMS
1 1 (1.43%) Confluence
1 1 (1.43%) Magnolia
Applications
1 63 (90.00%) Sketch
2 42 (60.00%) InVision
3 22 (31.43%) Adobe XD
3 22 (31.43%) Figma
4 5 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (4.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (4.29%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.43%) InDesign
6 1 (1.43%) Marvel
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (1.43%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 24 (34.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (5.71%) GitHub
3 2 (2.86%) Miro
4 1 (1.43%) npm
4 1 (1.43%) Yarn
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Axure RP
2 5 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.86%) webpack
4 1 (1.43%) Balsamiq
4 1 (1.43%) gulp
4 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.43%) Mocha
General
1 23 (32.86%) Retail
2 14 (20.00%) Finance
3 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (12.86%) Social Skills
5 6 (8.57%) Marketing
6 3 (4.29%) Law
6 3 (4.29%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.86%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.43%) Automotive
8 1 (1.43%) Banking
8 1 (1.43%) Games
8 1 (1.43%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (1.43%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (82.86%) Designer
2 37 (52.86%) UI Designer
3 24 (34.29%) UX Designer
4 11 (15.71%) UI/UX Designer
5 7 (10.00%) Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) Mobile Designer
5 7 (10.00%) Mobile UI Designer
5 7 (10.00%) User Experience Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Designer
7 4 (5.71%) Lead Designer
8 3 (4.29%) Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Research Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) UI Consultant
9 2 (2.86%) Digital Designer
9 2 (2.86%) Digital UX Designer
9 2 (2.86%) E-Commerce Designer
9 2 (2.86%) Senior UI Designer
9 2 (2.86%) Senior UX Designer
9 2 (2.86%) User Experience Researcher
9 2 (2.86%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) CSS
1 6 (8.57%) HTML
2 3 (4.29%) Material Design
3 2 (2.86%) React
4 1 (1.43%) CSS3
4 1 (1.43%) Enzyme
4 1 (1.43%) Framer.js
4 1 (1.43%) GraphQL
4 1 (1.43%) HTML5
4 1 (1.43%) Jest
4 1 (1.43%) Redux
4 1 (1.43%) RESTful
4 1 (1.43%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 52 (74.29%) User Experience
2 12 (17.14%) W3C
3 5 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.43%) iPad
4 1 (1.43%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.29%) Android
1 31 (44.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.29%) User Research
3 23 (32.86%) Typography
3 23 (32.86%) Usability Testing
4 22 (31.43%) Wireframes
5 20 (28.57%) Workshop Facilitation
6 18 (25.71%) Prototyping
7 15 (21.43%) Data Analysis
8 14 (20.00%) Fintech
8 14 (20.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 12 (17.14%) Data Visualisation
9 12 (17.14%) Iconography
9 12 (17.14%) Service Design
9 12 (17.14%) Visualisation
10 11 (15.71%) Customer-Centricity
10 11 (15.71%) Scrum
10 11 (15.71%) Waterfall
11 10 (14.29%) Design Thinking
12 9 (12.86%) Rapid Prototyping
12 9 (12.86%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.86%) TypeScript
3 1 (1.43%) ES6
3 1 (1.43%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (27.14%) Accessibility
2 4 (5.71%) WCAG
3 1 (1.43%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (67.14%) Adobe
2 4 (5.71%) Google
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft