The median contractor rate for a Senior Interaction Designer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Interaction Designer
England / London
Rank 394 439 418
Rank change year-on-year +45 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Interaction Designer 12 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.062% 0.005% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.005% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18466 21022 19969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 95.00% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13132 15064 13780
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 284 366
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -11.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.55 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Senior Interaction Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Senior Interaction Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Interaction Designer in London

Senior Interaction Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Interaction Designer in London

Senior Interaction Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior Interaction Designer in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Wireframes
2 12 (85.71%) User Experience
3 10 (71.43%) Business Development
4 9 (64.29%) Retail
4 9 (64.29%) Visualisation
4 9 (64.29%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (28.57%) Prototyping
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Flex
6 3 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (21.43%) Ajax
6 3 (21.43%) DHTML
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) Flash
6 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
6 3 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (21.43%) Fireworks
6 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Interactive TV
7 2 (14.29%) Use Case
7 2 (14.29%) Product Management
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.14%) Usability Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
8 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
8 1 (7.14%) InVision
8 1 (7.14%) Axure RP

Senior Interaction Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (21.43%) Fireworks
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
1 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.14%) InVision
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (64.29%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Ajax
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Flex
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) DHTML
1 3 (21.43%) Flash
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Interactive TV
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Wireframes
2 10 (71.43%) Business Development
3 9 (64.29%) Data Visualisation
3 9 (64.29%) Visualisation
4 4 (28.57%) Prototyping
5 2 (14.29%) Product Management
5 2 (14.29%) Use Case
6 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (7.14%) Usability Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree