The first table below looks at the demand for Fireworks skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fireworks over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 201 210 215
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 4 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.15% 0.077%
As % of the Applications category 0.56% 1.26% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Average daily rate
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£413 £325 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £390 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.55%
Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
712 872 1038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.07% 12.27% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 583 689
Average daily rate £375 £398 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £186 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 47 62
Average hourly rate £20.25 £19.60 £17.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.31% +9.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £38.20 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Fireworks
London

Fireworks
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fireworks across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Fireworks Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Fireworks
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Fireworks across the City of London region.

Fireworks Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Fireworks
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fireworks across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Fireworks Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Fireworks
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Fireworks across the City of London region.

Fireworks Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Fireworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Fireworks also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fireworks.

1 9 (90.00%) Photoshop
2 8 (80.00%) Adobe
3 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (70.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (70.00%) InDesign
3 7 (70.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 6 (60.00%) Usability Testing
5 5 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (50.00%) Axure RP
6 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) Android
6 4 (40.00%) Flash
7 3 (30.00%) Project Management
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (20.00%) Apple
8 2 (20.00%) MS Project
8 2 (20.00%) HTML
8 2 (20.00%) Windows
9 1 (10.00%) Campaign Management
9 1 (10.00%) ExactTarget
9 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (10.00%) Analytics
9 1 (10.00%) MySQL
9 1 (10.00%) CSS

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Fireworks also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fireworks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (70.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (70.00%) InDesign
2 7 (70.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 5 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project
4 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Designer
2 4 (40.00%) Visual Designer
3 3 (30.00%) Photoshop Designer
3 3 (30.00%) User Experience Designer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Webmaster
4 1 (10.00%) Senior User Experience Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Flash
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Android
1 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (60.00%) Usability Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Campaign Management
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
5 1 (10.00%) Email Marketing
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) Apple
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) ExactTarget
City, London
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day + negotiable
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