The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Interaction Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Interaction Designer
UK
Rank 560 595 600
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Interaction Designer 35 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.046% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.049% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 5
Median daily rate £494 £415 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.97% +33.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £300 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £518 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+59.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42409 47285 47247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.77% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27591 30033 29769
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1731 1882
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Interaction Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Interaction Designer in the job title.

Interaction Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Interaction Designer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Interaction Designer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Interaction Designer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Interaction Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Interaction Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Interaction Designer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Interaction Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Interaction Designer
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Interaction Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 33 £494 +18.97% 1
London +16 16 £450 -
Tyne and Wear -14 6 - -
North East -16 6 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 6 - -
South East - 5 - - 1
West Sussex - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £505 -
East Midlands - 3 £505 -
Nottingham - 3 £505 -
West Midlands -8 2 £530 +63.07%
Worthing - 2 - -
Scotland +28 1 - -
West Yorkshire +15 1 - -
Yorkshire +10 1 - -
Leeds +1 1 - -
Sheffield -1 1 - -
Birmingham -1 1 £530 +63.07%
City of London -6 1 £395 -12.22%
South Yorkshire -6 1 - -
Croydon -12 1 £488 +8.33%
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

Interaction Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 featuring Interaction Designer in the job title.

1 68 (76.40%) User Experience
2 65 (73.03%) HTML
3 64 (71.91%) CSS
4 58 (65.17%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (65.17%) Prototyping
5 43 (48.31%) Rapid Prototyping
6 32 (35.96%) Mobile App
6 32 (35.96%) Degree
7 27 (30.34%) Customer Insight
8 13 (14.61%) Wireframes
9 11 (12.36%) JavaScript
9 11 (12.36%) Telecoms
10 10 (11.24%) Web Design
10 10 (11.24%) Service Design
10 10 (11.24%) Front End Development
11 9 (10.11%) Analytics
11 9 (10.11%) Adobe Illustrator
11 9 (10.11%) Finance
11 9 (10.11%) Photoshop
12 7 (7.87%) Flash
12 7 (7.87%) Dreamweaver
12 7 (7.87%) Interactive TV
12 7 (7.87%) Apache Flex
12 7 (7.87%) Product Management
13 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (6.74%) Visualisation
13 6 (6.74%) Typography
13 6 (6.74%) Software Engineering
13 6 (6.74%) Ajax
13 6 (6.74%) DHTML

Interaction Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (10.11%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.74%) Fireworks
2 6 (6.74%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.12%) InVision
3 1 (1.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.12%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (12.36%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.11%) Finance
3 3 (3.37%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Marketing
4 2 (2.25%) Automotive
4 2 (2.25%) Games
5 1 (1.12%) Electronics
5 1 (1.12%) Legal
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (73.03%) HTML
2 64 (71.91%) CSS
3 7 (7.87%) Apache Flex
3 7 (7.87%) Flash
4 6 (6.74%) Ajax
4 6 (6.74%) DHTML
5 4 (4.49%) jQuery
6 2 (2.25%) HTML5
6 2 (2.25%) Sass
7 1 (1.12%) CSS3
7 1 (1.12%) Middleware
7 1 (1.12%) XML
7 1 (1.12%) XSL
7 1 (1.12%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 68 (76.40%) User Experience
2 32 (35.96%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.87%) Interactive TV
4 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.74%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.37%) Photography
6 2 (2.25%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.25%) Motion Graphics
6 2 (2.25%) RIA
6 2 (2.25%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.12%) Psychology
7 1 (1.12%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (65.17%) Agile Software Development
1 58 (65.17%) Prototyping
2 43 (48.31%) Rapid Prototyping
3 27 (30.34%) Customer Insight
4 13 (14.61%) Wireframes
5 10 (11.24%) Front End Development
5 10 (11.24%) Service Design
5 10 (11.24%) Web Design
6 9 (10.11%) Analytics
7 7 (7.87%) Product Management
8 6 (6.74%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.74%) Typography
9 4 (4.49%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (3.37%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (3.37%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.37%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (3.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.37%) Usability Testing
11 2 (2.25%) Business Development
11 2 (2.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.37%) Java
3 2 (2.25%) C
4 1 (1.12%) C++
4 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (35.96%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.12%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) WCAG
2 1 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (1.12%) Adobe
1 1 (1.12%) ClickTale
1 1 (1.12%) Google
1 1 (1.12%) Maxymiser
1 1 (1.12%) Omniture
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle
1 1 (1.12%) SAP