Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 2017.

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
London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 238 294
Rank change year-on-year +13 +56 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Interaction Designer 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.043% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.046% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
City of London median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £513 £415 £413
90th Percentile £538 £555 £438
London median daily rate £425 £439 £425
% change year-on-year -3.13% +3.24% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £24.23 £42.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year -43.12% +204.25% -

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

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6267 6571 10834
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.74% 95.25% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4823 5311 8285
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £310 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 80 169
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.84% +1.30% +2.70%
10th Percentile £12.52 £11.48 £10.25
90th Percentile £30.07 £35.86 £37.01
London median hourly rate £21.25 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% -2.56% +11.43%

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 Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 across the City of London region featuring Interaction Designer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (88.89%) Wireframes
2 8 (88.89%) Prototyping
2 8 (88.89%) Axure RP
2 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 8 (88.89%) Workflow
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (88.89%) Banking
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Prototyping
1 8 (88.89%) Wireframes
1 8 (88.89%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) B2B
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe