The median contractor rate for a Senior Interaction Designer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Interaction Designer
UK
Rank 585 626 619
Rank change year-on-year +41 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Interaction Designer 14 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.004% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
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. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42403 50275 49651
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.18% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27453 32530 30008
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 1573 1955
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Interaction Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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
Top 5 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +48 14 £375 -
London +28 12 £375 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -

Senior Interaction Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 featuring Senior Interaction Designer in the job title.

1 16 (88.89%) User Experience
2 15 (83.33%) Wireframes
3 12 (66.67%) Business Development
4 11 (61.11%) Visualisation
4 11 (61.11%) Data Visualisation
5 9 (50.00%) Retail
6 6 (33.33%) Prototyping
7 5 (27.78%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 3 (16.67%) Flash
8 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
8 3 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (16.67%) Fireworks
8 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
8 3 (16.67%) DHTML
8 3 (16.67%) Ajax
8 3 (16.67%) Apache Flex
8 3 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (11.11%) Use Case
9 2 (11.11%) Degree
9 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (11.11%) Product Management
9 2 (11.11%) Interactive TV
9 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
10 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team

Senior Interaction Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (16.67%) Fireworks
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
1 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) InVision
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) Ajax
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Flex
2 3 (16.67%) DHTML
2 3 (16.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Interactive TV
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Wireframes
2 12 (66.67%) Business Development
3 11 (61.11%) Data Visualisation
3 11 (61.11%) Visualisation
4 6 (33.33%) Prototyping
5 3 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 2 (11.11%) Product Management
6 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (11.11%) Use Case
7 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.56%) Usability Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree