The first table below looks at the demand for Fireworks skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 Reading 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 - 69 77
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.13% 0.092%
As % of the Applications category - 0.70% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
185 142 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.23% 18.39% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 42 61
Average daily rate £288 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £178 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 24
Average hourly rate £9.10 £28.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +143.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Fireworks
Berkshire

Fireworks
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Fireworks Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Fireworks
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Fireworks Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Fireworks
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Fireworks Hourly Rate Trend in Reading