Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Interaction Designer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 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.

Senior Interaction Designer
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 852 880 901
Rank change year-on-year +28 +21 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Interaction Designer 37 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.006% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 4 3
UK median daily rate £525 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +3.13% -4.48%
10th Percentile £413 £379 £350
90th Percentile £568 £438 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +141.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96790 100139 109026
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.77% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63814 65329 69364
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +1.98% +4.60% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2894 3317 4130
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.74 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.37% - +8.29%

Senior Interaction Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Interaction Designer in the UK

Senior Interaction Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Interaction Designer in the UK

Senior Interaction Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Interaction Designer over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Interaction Designer in the UK

Senior Interaction Designer
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Interaction Designer within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England +73 37 £525 +27.27%
London +16 27 £525 +31.25%
UK excluding London +42 10 £425 -
North of England +71 8 £425 -
North East - 6 £425 -
Yorkshire +22 2 £425 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -
South East - 1 - -

Senior Interaction Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 featuring Senior Interaction Designer in the job title.

1 32 (86.49%) User Experience
2 27 (72.97%) HTML
3 26 (70.27%) CSS
4 24 (64.86%) Wireframes
5 23 (62.16%) Prototyping
6 18 (48.65%) Finance
7 17 (45.95%) Banking
8 16 (43.24%) Workflow
8 16 (43.24%) Axure RP
9 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (32.43%) Degree
11 9 (24.32%) Collaborative Working
12 7 (18.92%) Data Visualisation
12 7 (18.92%) Visualisation
12 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
13 6 (16.22%) UX Design
13 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
13 6 (16.22%) Front End Development
13 6 (16.22%) SFIA
13 6 (16.22%) Service Design
14 4 (10.81%) Retail Banking
15 3 (8.11%) Business Development
15 3 (8.11%) Cash Management
15 3 (8.11%) Usability Testing
15 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 2 (5.41%) InVision
16 2 (5.41%) Adobe
17 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
17 1 (2.70%) Internet
17 1 (2.70%) Project Management

Senior Interaction Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (5.41%) InVision
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 17 (45.95%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) HTML
2 26 (70.27%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) Node.js
3 1 (2.70%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (86.49%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Android
1 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Wireframes
2 23 (62.16%) Prototyping
3 16 (43.24%) Workflow
4 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (24.32%) Collaborative Working
6 7 (18.92%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (18.92%) Visualisation
7 6 (16.22%) Front End Development
7 6 (16.22%) Service Design
7 6 (16.22%) SFIA
7 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
7 6 (16.22%) UX Design
8 3 (8.11%) Business Development
8 3 (8.11%) Cash Management
8 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (8.11%) Usability Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.70%) Project Management
9 1 (2.70%) Scrum
9 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Adobe