The first table below looks at the demand for Fireworks skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fireworks over the 3 months to 18 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 Hertfordshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 67 48 69
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 2 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.26% 2.06% 0.42%
As % of the Applications category 1.54% 11.50% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 4
Average daily rate - £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £370 £250
% change year-on-year
-15.54% +48.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.25 £66.25 £13.88
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +377.47%
Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
130 113 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.75% 17.88% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 47 44
Average daily rate £300 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £144 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 30
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £15.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -9.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £21.50 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Fireworks
East of England

Fireworks
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Fireworks Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Fireworks
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Fireworks Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Fireworks
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Fireworks Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Fireworks
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fireworks within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
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Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Watford - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Fireworks
East of England

Fireworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) ATG
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) WebTrends
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) XPath

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) WebTrends
1 2 (50.00%) SiteCatalyst
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) UI Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) UI Designer
1 2 (50.00%) UI Developer
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Web Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) ATG
2 2 (50.00%) Apple