Period
to 31 March 2020

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 31 March 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
England > London
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 436 565 595
Rank change year-on-year +129 +30 -19
Contract jobs citing Zeplin 39 46 47
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Applications category 2.04% 1.37% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 30 43
Median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £250 £262 £300
90th Percentile £515 £564 £500
England median daily rate £400 £425 £390
% change year-on-year -5.88% +8.90% +11.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £27.00

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 1,910 3,367 4,124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.48% 7.92% 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,291 2,207 2,807
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £160 £158 £153
90th Percentile £594 £590 £594
England median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 133 170
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.65% +12.43%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.50 £11.98
90th Percentile £35.15 £47.09 £41.00
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 31 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram 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 31 March 2020. 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 +81 7 £475 +16.56% 4
Zeplin
England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 London region with a requirement for Zeplin.

1 31 (79.49%) Sketch
2 29 (74.36%) CSS
3 27 (69.23%) Adobe
3 27 (69.23%) InVision
4 24 (61.54%) Wireframes
4 24 (61.54%) HTML
5 21 (53.85%) User Experience
6 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (38.46%) Adobe After Effects
8 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 12 (30.77%) Flash
8 12 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 8 (20.51%) JIRA
9 8 (20.51%) Prototyping
9 8 (20.51%) Axure RP
10 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
10 7 (17.95%) CSS3
10 7 (17.95%) Data Structures
10 7 (17.95%) HTML5
11 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
11 6 (15.38%) TDD
11 6 (15.38%) Pair Programming
11 6 (15.38%) Confluence
11 6 (15.38%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 6 (15.38%) Adobe XD
12 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
12 5 (12.82%) Express
12 5 (12.82%) TypeScript
12 5 (12.82%) SDLC
12 5 (12.82%) Jest

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 6 (15.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (79.49%) Sketch
2 27 (69.23%) InVision
3 15 (38.46%) Adobe After Effects
4 6 (15.38%) Adobe XD
5 2 (5.13%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (5.13%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (12.82%) Azure
3 2 (5.13%) GitHub
3 2 (5.13%) MailChimp
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.56%) AWS
4 1 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.56%) SaaS
4 1 (2.56%) Serverless
4 1 (2.56%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MySQL
1 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
1 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Axure RP
1 8 (20.51%) JIRA
2 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.82%) Cypress.io
4 2 (5.13%) Xcode
5 1 (2.56%) Appium
5 1 (2.56%) fastlane
5 1 (2.56%) Postman
5 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Publishing
3 2 (5.13%) Games
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
4 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Designer
2 10 (25.64%) Digital Designer
2 10 (25.64%) UI Designer
3 9 (23.08%) Developer
4 6 (15.38%) UX Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Azure Developer
5 3 (7.69%) iOS Developer
5 3 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (7.69%) React Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Web Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Email Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Android Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.56%) Email Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Mobile Tester
7 1 (2.56%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior UI Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (74.36%) CSS
2 24 (61.54%) HTML
3 12 (30.77%) Flash
4 7 (17.95%) CSS3
4 7 (17.95%) HTML5
5 5 (12.82%) Express
5 5 (12.82%) Jest
5 5 (12.82%) Redux
5 5 (12.82%) RESTful
5 5 (12.82%) Web Services
6 3 (7.69%) React
7 1 (2.56%) Android SDK
7 1 (2.56%) iOS SDK
7 1 (2.56%) Kafka
7 1 (2.56%) Material Design
7 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.56%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) User Experience
2 7 (17.95%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.13%) Video Editing
4 1 (2.56%) Animation
4 1 (2.56%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.26%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Wireframes
2 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) Prototyping
4 6 (15.38%) Pair Programming
4 6 (15.38%) TDD
4 6 (15.38%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 5 (12.82%) Scrum
5 5 (12.82%) SDLC
6 4 (10.26%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 4 (10.26%) Iconography
6 4 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (7.69%) API Testing
7 3 (7.69%) B2B
7 3 (7.69%) Fintech
7 3 (7.69%) iOS Development
7 3 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.13%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
8 2 (5.13%) SEO
8 2 (5.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.82%) TypeScript
3 3 (7.69%) Apple Swift
3 3 (7.69%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.56%) Clojure
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Adobe
2 5 (12.82%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle