Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Interaction Designer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Interaction Designer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 229 241
Rank change year-on-year -10 +12 +42
Contract jobs requiring an Interaction Designer 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.080% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.084% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 3
City of London median daily rate £525 £395 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.91% -7.06% +24.09%
10th Percentile £465 £343 £335
90th Percentile £638 £460 £468
Central London median daily rate £525 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +23.53% - +24.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £29.63 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,661 5,962 6,812
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.25% 95.58% 95.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,286 4,726 5,371
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +4.00%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £644
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 67 99
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £19.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -9.95% +19.34%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.84 £10.96
90th Percentile £30.80 £55.00 £40.35
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year +4.35% -11.05% +18.18%

Interaction Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Interaction Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Interaction Designer in the City of London

Interaction Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Interaction Designer in the City of London

Interaction Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Interaction Designer in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Interaction Designer in the City of London

Interaction Designer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 10 (100.00%) User Experience
2 9 (90.00%) Wireframes
2 9 (90.00%) Prototyping
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
3 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) Banking
3 8 (80.00%) Axure RP
3 8 (80.00%) Workflow
3 8 (80.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (10.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (10.00%) Typography
4 1 (10.00%) Service Design

Interaction Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Prototyping
1 9 (90.00%) Wireframes
2 8 (80.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 1 (10.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Design
3 1 (10.00%) Typography
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared