The table below looks at the statistics for the Interaction Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Interaction Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Interaction Designer
Rank 588 559 547
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Interaction Designer 12 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.025% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.027% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £303 £250
% change year-on-year
+29.75% +21.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48142 44567 47795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.64% 92.85% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 30504 27547 27530
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1966 1930 2372
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Interaction Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Interaction Designer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Interaction Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Interaction Designer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Interaction Designer Daily Rate Trend in England

Interaction Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Interaction Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Interaction Designer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Interaction Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Interaction Designer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Interaction Designer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Interaction Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 5 £425 +6.25% 2
South East - - - - 2
East of England - - - -
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Interaction Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Interaction Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Interaction Designer in their job title.

1 33 (86.84%) User Experience
2 19 (50.00%) HTML
3 18 (47.37%) CSS
4 14 (36.84%) Axure RP
4 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (26.32%) Scrum
5 10 (26.32%) Degree
6 7 (18.42%) Rapid Prototyping
6 7 (18.42%) OmniGraffle
6 7 (18.42%) Mobile App
6 7 (18.42%) Adobe
7 6 (15.79%) Mercator
7 6 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (15.79%) Customer Insight
7 6 (15.79%) UX Design
8 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
8 5 (13.16%) jQuery
9 4 (10.53%) Photoshop
9 4 (10.53%) Banking
10 3 (7.89%) Information Architecture
11 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (5.26%) HTML5
11 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
11 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
11 2 (5.26%) Retail
11 2 (5.26%) Industrial Design
11 2 (5.26%) Marketing
12 1 (2.63%) Business Development
12 1 (2.63%) Smartphone

Interaction Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Interaction Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Interaction Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) OmniGraffle
2 6 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (10.53%) Photoshop
4 2 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.63%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) KDB
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) HTML
2 18 (47.37%) CSS
3 5 (13.16%) jQuery
4 2 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (2.63%) CSS3
5 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (86.84%) User Experience
2 7 (18.42%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.63%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) Scrum
3 7 (18.42%) Rapid Prototyping
4 6 (15.79%) Customer Insight
4 6 (15.79%) UX Design
5 3 (7.89%) Information Architecture
6 2 (5.26%) Industrial Design
7 1 (2.63%) Business Development
7 1 (2.63%) Usability Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Product Management
7 1 (2.63%) OOP
7 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.63%) Analytics
7 1 (2.63%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.63%) C#
2 1 (2.63%) C++
2 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Adobe
2 6 (15.79%) Mercator
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