The first table below looks at the demand for Fireworks skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fireworks over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Manchester 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 80 76 86
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.080% 0.35% 0.14%
As % of the Applications category 0.63% 2.50% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £327 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £23.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.55%
Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
160 160 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.82% 14.04% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 58 79
Average daily rate £325 £320 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £163 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £425 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 27
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.27 £10.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £25.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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Fireworks
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Fireworks Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Fireworks
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Fireworks Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Fireworks
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Fireworks Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Fireworks
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe