The table below looks at the statistics for Fireworks skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fireworks over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 510 499 458
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -41
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 42 49 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Applications category 0.74% 0.79% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 40
Average daily rate
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£275 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £150 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £323 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £273 £269
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +175.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5675 6206 5498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.90% 13.46% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3185 3300 2876
Average daily rate £350 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £140 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 550 570 642
Average hourly rate £15.56 £15.97 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -0.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.26 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.00 £36.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

Fireworks
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Fireworks Jobs Demand Trend in England

Fireworks
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Fireworks Daily Rate Trend in England

Fireworks
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fireworks across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Fireworks Daily Rate Histogram in England

Fireworks
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Fireworks Hourly Rate Trend in England

Fireworks
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -9 15 £413 +83.33% 4
North West -12 9 £275 +57.14% 3
Yorkshire -11 7 £180 -34.54%
South West -3 6 £400 +33.33%
South East -39 3 £375 +50.00%
East of England +5 2 £209 -23.30%
West Midlands -8 1 £413 -
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - - 1
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Fireworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 69 (86.25%) Photoshop
2 67 (83.75%) HTML
3 64 (80.00%) CSS
4 40 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 39 (48.75%) JavaScript
5 39 (48.75%) HTML5
6 37 (46.25%) CSS3
7 36 (45.00%) User Experience
8 34 (42.50%) Adobe
9 22 (27.50%) Dreamweaver
9 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (26.25%) jQuery
11 16 (20.00%) Web Development
12 15 (18.75%) Node.js
13 13 (16.25%) XML
14 12 (15.00%) PHP
14 12 (15.00%) Retail
15 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
15 11 (13.75%) Axure RP
15 11 (13.75%) Sass
15 11 (13.75%) AngularJS
16 10 (12.50%) Information Architecture
16 10 (12.50%) Marketing
16 10 (12.50%) Web Design
17 9 (11.25%) Banking
17 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
17 9 (11.25%) Apple iOS
18 8 (10.00%) Grunt
18 8 (10.00%) SC Cleared
18 8 (10.00%) W3C

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 15 (18.75%) Node.js
2 5 (6.25%) WordPress
3 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.75%) JBoss
3 3 (3.75%) LiveCycle
4 1 (1.25%) CMS
4 1 (1.25%) Apache
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) nginx
Applications
1 69 (86.25%) Photoshop
2 40 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (7.50%) ImageReady
4 5 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (5.00%) Acrobat
5 4 (5.00%) InDesign
6 3 (3.75%) PaintShop Pro
6 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
6 3 (3.75%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (3.75%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (1.25%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
7 1 (1.25%) MS Office
7 1 (1.25%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) PuTTY
1 2 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) DNS
2 1 (1.25%) Broadband
2 1 (1.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) MySQL
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (27.50%) Dreamweaver
2 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.75%) Axure RP
3 8 (10.00%) Grunt
4 6 (7.50%) Sublime Text
4 6 (7.50%) Bower
5 5 (6.25%) Subversion
5 5 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.50%) jEdit
8 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 12 (15.00%) Retail
2 10 (12.50%) Marketing
3 9 (11.25%) Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Finance
4 3 (3.75%) Electronics
5 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (60.00%) Designer
2 33 (41.25%) Developer
3 17 (21.25%) UX Designer
3 17 (21.25%) Web Designer
4 11 (13.75%) Web Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
6 9 (11.25%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Consultant
8 6 (7.50%) Development Consultant
9 4 (5.00%) HTML Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Author
10 3 (3.75%) Technical Author
11 2 (2.50%) UX Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Senior UX Designer
11 2 (2.50%) WordPress Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Flash Developer
11 2 (2.50%) .NET Web Developer
11 2 (2.50%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (83.75%) HTML
2 64 (80.00%) CSS
3 39 (48.75%) HTML5
4 37 (46.25%) CSS3
5 21 (26.25%) jQuery
6 13 (16.25%) XML
7 11 (13.75%) Sass
7 11 (13.75%) AngularJS
8 7 (8.75%) MooTools
8 7 (8.75%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (7.50%) Flash
9 6 (7.50%) SVG
10 5 (6.25%) LESS
10 5 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (3.75%) Web Services
12 2 (2.50%) Apache Flex
12 2 (2.50%) LINQ
12 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 2 (2.50%) .NET
12 2 (2.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (45.00%) User Experience
2 8 (10.00%) W3C
3 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.00%) Graphic Design
5 3 (3.75%) E-Learning
5 3 (3.75%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.75%) Animation
5 3 (3.75%) SCORM
6 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.50%) Social Media
7 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) Open Source
7 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.25%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Apple iOS
2 6 (7.50%) Android
3 4 (5.00%) UNIX
3 4 (5.00%) Windows
4 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.00%) Web Development
3 10 (12.50%) Information Architecture
3 10 (12.50%) Web Design
4 7 (8.75%) E-Commerce
4 7 (8.75%) UX Design
4 7 (8.75%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (7.50%) Email Marketing
6 5 (6.25%) Project Management
6 5 (6.25%) Usability Testing
7 4 (5.00%) Analytics
7 4 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (3.75%) Scrum
8 3 (3.75%) MVC
8 3 (3.75%) Time Management
8 3 (3.75%) Product Management
9 2 (2.50%) User Stories
9 2 (2.50%) Use Case
9 2 (2.50%) OO
9 2 (2.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.75%) JavaScript
2 12 (15.00%) PHP
3 5 (6.25%) SQL
4 3 (3.75%) Objective-C
4 3 (3.75%) Java
4 3 (3.75%) C#
4 3 (3.75%) C++
4 3 (3.75%) ActionScript
4 3 (3.75%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.25%) C
5 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (42.50%) Adobe
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle