Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Interaction Designer was £770 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 366 364 386
Rank change year-on-year -2 +22 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Interaction Designer 5 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.030% 0.096% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.10% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
South East median daily rate £770 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +98.71% +3.33% +7.14%
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.93 £33.30 £14.00
% change year-on-year -19.12% +137.84% -85.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15916 15709 18180
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.51% 93.96% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9454 9351 10674
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 650 777 914
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%
10th Percentile £10.98 £10.25 £10.29
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.03 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Interaction Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Interaction Designer in the South East

Interaction Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Interaction Designer in the South East

Interaction Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Interaction Designer in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Interaction Designer in the South East

Interaction Designer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex -19 4 £770 +98.71%
Interaction Designer
England

Interaction Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South East region featuring Interaction Designer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Scala
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (20.00%) OmniGraffle

Interaction Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (20.00%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (20.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Scala