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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interaction Designer
Rank 575 566 546
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Contract jobs requiring an Interaction Designer 15 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.040% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.043% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 7
Average daily rate
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£414 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £248 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £185.00 -
Interaction Designer
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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
49243 46583 44268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.84% 92.15% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32057 28819 26941
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1828 1854 1961
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.92% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -3 7 £450 +12.50%
North East - 7 £375 -
Yorkshire - 1 £275 -
Interaction Designer
UK

Interaction Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 20 (71.43%) User Experience
2 8 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 8 (28.57%) Marketing
3 7 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (25.00%) Interactive TV
3 7 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 7 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
3 7 (25.00%) Axure RP
3 7 (25.00%) Content Analysis
4 6 (21.43%) Photoshop
4 6 (21.43%) DNA
5 5 (17.86%) HTML
5 5 (17.86%) CSS
5 5 (17.86%) Product Management
6 4 (14.29%) B2C
6 4 (14.29%) Adobe
6 4 (14.29%) Finance
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
7 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) DTV
7 3 (10.71%) Electronics
7 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
7 3 (10.71%) SAP
7 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared

Interaction Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
2 6 (21.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (28.57%) Marketing
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.71%) Electronics
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
1 5 (17.86%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) JSON
2 2 (7.14%) RESTful
2 2 (7.14%) Leaflet
2 2 (7.14%) Flask
3 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
3 1 (3.57%) CSS3
3 1 (3.57%) Sass
3 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (71.43%) User Experience
2 8 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 7 (25.00%) Interactive TV
4 3 (10.71%) DTV
5 2 (7.14%) Graphic Design
6 1 (3.57%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Information Architecture
1 7 (25.00%) Content Analysis
2 6 (21.43%) DNA
3 5 (17.86%) Product Management
4 4 (14.29%) Analytics
4 4 (14.29%) B2C
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.14%) Usability Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Time Management
7 1 (3.57%) UX Design
7 1 (3.57%) Market Research
7 1 (3.57%) Workflow
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.57%) Industrial Design
7 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.14%) Ruby
2 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
1 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Adobe
2 3 (10.71%) SAP