Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 19 September 2018 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
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 773 767 780
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 +26
Contract jobs citing Typography 110 111 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 72 100
UK median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £230 £201 £210
90th Percentile £545 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £345
% change year-on-year +13.33% -13.04% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median hourly rate £43.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 88,857 84,510 91,034
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.21% 85.59% 85.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,673 55,623 60,220
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.12%
10th Percentile £300 £279 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,453 2,097 2,357
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £24.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.58% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +2.13% +6.82%

Typography
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Typography in the UK

Typography
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Typography in the UK

Typography
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Typography over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Typography in the UK

Typography
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Typography in the UK

Typography
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Typography over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Typography in the UK

Typography
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Typography within the UK over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. 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
England -12 105 £400 +23.08% 69
London +5 63 £425 +17.24% 31
UK excluding London -9 47 £340 +13.33% 39
North of England -10 15 £350 +12.00% 16
South West +3 9 £369 +45.32% 3
Yorkshire -5 9 £345 +10.40% 3
South East -13 7 £475 +26.67% 4
North East +1 6 £520 +168.39% 2
East of England -8 6 £293 +23.16% 1
Midlands -6 5 £475 +90.00% 14
East Midlands +7 3 £525 +57.89% 8
Scotland -23 3 £290 -3.33%
West Midlands -21 2 £475 +90.00% 6
Wales - 2 £313 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 with a requirement for Typography.

1 66 (60.00%) User Experience
2 59 (53.64%) HTML
3 48 (43.64%) CSS
4 46 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (36.36%) Adobe
6 36 (32.73%) Photoshop
7 33 (30.00%) Wireframes
8 25 (22.73%) Degree
9 24 (21.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 22 (20.00%) HTML5
11 21 (19.09%) InVision
12 19 (17.27%) Adobe Illustrator
12 19 (17.27%) Iconography
13 18 (16.36%) Responsive Web Design
14 17 (15.45%) Marketing
15 16 (14.55%) JavaScript
15 16 (14.55%) CSS3
15 16 (14.55%) Mobile App
15 16 (14.55%) Prototyping
16 15 (13.64%) Rapid Prototyping
17 14 (12.73%) Web Design
17 14 (12.73%) Finance
17 14 (12.73%) Front End Development
18 13 (11.82%) Graphic Design
19 12 (10.91%) Scrum
20 11 (10.00%) Android
21 10 (9.09%) Git (software)
21 10 (9.09%) AngularJS
22 9 (8.18%) Games
22 9 (8.18%) E-Commerce

Typography
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (7.27%) WordPress
2 7 (6.36%) CMS
3 6 (5.45%) Apache
3 6 (5.45%) Drupal
4 1 (0.91%) Marvel
4 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (32.73%) Photoshop
2 24 (21.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 21 (19.09%) InVision
4 19 (17.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (6.36%) InDesign
6 4 (3.64%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (3.64%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (2.73%) CINEMA 4D
7 3 (2.73%) UXPin
8 1 (0.91%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (0.91%) Moqups
8 1 (0.91%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.91%) Responsys
2 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.45%) MongoDB
1 6 (5.45%) MySQL
2 4 (3.64%) CouchDB
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.82%) Couchbase
3 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.55%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.91%) Dreamweaver
General
1 17 (15.45%) Marketing
2 14 (12.73%) Finance
3 9 (8.18%) Games
4 7 (6.36%) Advertising
4 7 (6.36%) Publishing
5 3 (2.73%) Banking
6 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.82%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.91%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.91%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Legal
7 1 (0.91%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.91%) Retail
7 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (79.09%) Designer
2 31 (28.18%) UX Designer
3 30 (27.27%) UI Designer
4 21 (19.09%) Developer
5 13 (11.82%) Digital Designer
6 12 (10.91%) UI/UX Designer
7 9 (8.18%) Visual Designer
8 8 (7.27%) Interaction Designer
9 7 (6.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (6.36%) Graphic Designer
9 7 (6.36%) UI Developer
10 6 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Senior Designer
10 6 (5.45%) Senior UI Designer
11 5 (4.55%) Drupal Developer
11 5 (4.55%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.55%) UX Developer
12 4 (3.64%) Consultant
12 4 (3.64%) PHP Developer
12 4 (3.64%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (53.64%) HTML
2 48 (43.64%) CSS
3 22 (20.00%) HTML5
4 16 (14.55%) CSS3
5 10 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 8 (7.27%) Sass
7 6 (5.45%) LAMP
7 6 (5.45%) React
7 6 (5.45%) RESTful
8 5 (4.55%) .NET
8 5 (4.55%) jQuery
8 5 (4.55%) JSON
8 5 (4.55%) Node.js
9 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (3.64%) Ember.js
9 4 (3.64%) LESS
9 4 (3.64%) Material Design
9 4 (3.64%) SVG
9 4 (3.64%) Symfony
9 4 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 66 (60.00%) User Experience
2 16 (14.55%) Mobile App
3 13 (11.82%) Graphic Design
4 8 (7.27%) Animation
4 8 (7.27%) Photography
4 8 (7.27%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (5.45%) Virtual Team
6 5 (4.55%) Motion Graphics
6 5 (4.55%) Social Media
6 5 (4.55%) Video Editing
7 2 (1.82%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.82%) 3D Printing
7 2 (1.82%) Fintech
7 2 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.82%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (1.82%) Podcast
7 2 (1.82%) Robotics
8 1 (0.91%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.91%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.91%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.00%) Android
2 8 (7.27%) Apple iOS
2 8 (7.27%) Linux
3 5 (4.55%) Windows
4 4 (3.64%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.00%) Wireframes
3 19 (17.27%) Iconography
4 18 (16.36%) Responsive Web Design
5 16 (14.55%) Prototyping
6 15 (13.64%) Rapid Prototyping
7 14 (12.73%) Front End Development
7 14 (12.73%) Web Design
8 12 (10.91%) Scrum
9 9 (8.18%) E-Commerce
10 8 (7.27%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (6.36%) A/B Testing
11 7 (6.36%) Business Development
11 7 (6.36%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 7 (6.36%) Visualisation
11 7 (6.36%) Web Development
12 6 (5.45%) API Integration
12 6 (5.45%) Content Management
12 6 (5.45%) Customer Insight
12 6 (5.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.45%) PHP
3 5 (4.55%) ES6
3 5 (4.55%) TypeScript
4 4 (3.64%) C#
5 1 (0.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (22.73%) Degree
2 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.91%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 40 (36.36%) Adobe
2 3 (2.73%) Apple
3 2 (1.82%) Google
3 2 (1.82%) SAP
4 1 (0.91%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.91%) Tableau