The first table below looks at the demand for Fireworks skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fireworks over the 3 months to 24 April 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 East of England 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 131 100 127
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +27
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 7 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.72% 0.16%
As % of the Applications category 1.75% 4.34% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 4
Average daily rate £138 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.62% +10.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £66.25 £13.88
% change year-on-year
-55.47% +377.47%
Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
399 369 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.94% 16.62% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 156 132
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £118 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 79 76
Average hourly rate £18.25 £18.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.89 £10.50 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.90 £38.65 £36.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
Fireworks
England

Fireworks
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Fireworks Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Fireworks
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Fireworks Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Fireworks
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Fireworks Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Fireworks
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fireworks within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -17 2 - -
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Fireworks
England

Fireworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) Photoshop
3 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) Adobe
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) CSS3
5 4 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (25.00%) SEO
6 3 (25.00%) JBoss
6 3 (25.00%) XHTML
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) UNIX
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) LiveCycle
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) Axure RP
6 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (25.00%) Web Development
6 3 (25.00%) Ajax
6 3 (25.00%) Subversion
7 2 (16.67%) Web Analytics
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) JSON
7 2 (16.67%) Android
7 2 (16.67%) Information Architecture
7 2 (16.67%) Analytics

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) LiveCycle
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) WebTrends
1 2 (16.67%) SiteCatalyst
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
1 3 (25.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Designer
3 3 (25.00%) UI Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (16.67%) UI Designer
4 2 (16.67%) User Experience Designer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 1 (8.33%) Interface Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Photoshop Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Photoshop Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) CSS3
4 4 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) XHTML
5 3 (25.00%) Ajax
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (8.33%) JSP
7 1 (8.33%) XSLT
7 1 (8.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) W3C
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) SEO
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (16.67%) Information Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) Web Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Web Design
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Content Management
3 1 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) ActionScript
4 1 (8.33%) XPath
4 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Adobe
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) ATG