The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Interaction Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interaction Designer
Rank 173 201 205
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Interaction Designer 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.019% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.020% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £315 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £315 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 - £185.00
Interaction Designer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3303 5118 5488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.97% 95.20% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2630 4001 3960
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 79 99
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -10.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Interaction Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Interaction Designer in the job title.

Interaction Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Interaction Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Interaction Designer across the City of London region.

Interaction Designer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Interaction Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Interaction Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Interaction Designer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) User Experience
2 5 (71.43%) Wireframes
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Usability Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Ethnography
5 2 (28.57%) Ethnographic Research
5 2 (28.57%) Heuristic Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (28.57%) Axure RP
5 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Competitor Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Flex
5 2 (28.57%) Legal
5 2 (28.57%) Flash
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (14.29%) Fireworks
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (14.29%) Web Design
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript

Interaction Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (14.29%) Fireworks
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Axure RP
2 1 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Flex
3 2 (28.57%) Flash
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Interactive TV
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (14.29%) Photography
3 1 (14.29%) RIA
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Wireframes
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Usability Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Competitor Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Ethnographic Research
3 2 (28.57%) Ethnography
3 2 (28.57%) Heuristic Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) CQRS
4 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree