The table below looks at the statistics for Fireworks skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fireworks over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 546 507 528
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +21
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 66 79 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 0.88% 1.19% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 41 48
Average daily rate
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£350 £340 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £305 £263
% change year-on-year
+14.75% +16.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7505 6641 7435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.03% 12.59% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4161 3619 3881
Average daily rate £338 £335 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.89% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 739 648 772
Average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.36 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

Fireworks
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Fireworks Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fireworks
Daily Rate Trend

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

Fireworks Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Fireworks
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fireworks within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Fireworks Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Fireworks
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Fireworks Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Fireworks
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fireworks within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
England -18 66 £350 +1.44% 25
London -6 23 £290 -21.40% 12
South West -25 21 £375 +21.95% 2
Exeter - 19 £375 - 1
Devon - 19 £375 - 1
South East +2 10 £425 +21.42% 4
Surrey -4 7 £425 +8.28% 1
City of London +17 5 £401 +45.81% 3
North West -6 4 £313 +42.04% 4
East of England -23 4 £263 -8.69% 1
West Sussex +5 3 £225 -35.71%
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £269 -
Essex -8 2 £155 -
Manchester - 2 £325 - 1
Cheshire +8 1 - - 1
Lancashire -20 1 £300 +36.36%
Warrington - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 £250 -
East Midlands - 1 £403 - 1
Merseyside - - - - 2
Cumbria - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Havant - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Liverpool - - - - 2
Bath - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -

Fireworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 111 (87.40%) Photoshop
2 96 (75.59%) HTML
3 89 (70.08%) CSS
4 63 (49.61%) Adobe Illustrator
5 60 (47.24%) HTML5
6 59 (46.46%) User Experience
6 59 (46.46%) Adobe
7 56 (44.09%) CSS3
8 51 (40.16%) JavaScript
9 32 (25.20%) jQuery
10 31 (24.41%) Dreamweaver
10 31 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (18.90%) Web Development
12 22 (17.32%) Flash
13 20 (15.75%) XML
13 20 (15.75%) Axure RP
14 19 (14.96%) OmniGraffle
15 18 (14.17%) Web Design
15 18 (14.17%) Degree
15 18 (14.17%) Adobe After Effects
16 17 (13.39%) InDesign
16 17 (13.39%) Usability Testing
17 16 (12.60%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (12.60%) E-Commerce
18 15 (11.81%) Responsive Web Design
18 15 (11.81%) AngularJS
19 14 (11.02%) Information Architecture
20 13 (10.24%) Mobile App
21 12 (9.45%) Ajax
21 12 (9.45%) JSON

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 10 (7.87%) Node.js
2 7 (5.51%) Drupal
3 6 (4.72%) Apache
4 2 (1.57%) CMS
4 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.57%) IIS
4 2 (1.57%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.79%) WordPress
5 1 (0.79%) Joomla!
Applications
1 111 (87.40%) Photoshop
2 63 (49.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (14.96%) OmniGraffle
4 18 (14.17%) Adobe After Effects
5 17 (13.39%) InDesign
6 8 (6.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (4.72%) Adobe Captivate
7 6 (4.72%) MS Project
8 4 (3.15%) PaintShop Pro
8 4 (3.15%) Acrobat
9 2 (1.57%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (1.57%) MS Office
10 1 (0.79%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.36%) Magento
3 2 (1.57%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.79%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.79%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.36%) Internet
1 3 (2.36%) DNS
2 2 (1.57%) HTTP
2 2 (1.57%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.79%) LAN
3 1 (0.79%) WAN
3 1 (0.79%) FTP
3 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.79%) VPN
3 1 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.51%) MySQL
2 4 (3.15%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (24.41%) Dreamweaver
2 20 (15.75%) Axure RP
3 11 (8.66%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 5 (3.94%) Subversion
5 3 (2.36%) Firebug
5 3 (2.36%) Grunt
5 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.79%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.79%) Sublime Text
7 1 (0.79%) FrontPage
General
1 11 (8.66%) Banking
2 9 (7.09%) Finance
2 9 (7.09%) Marketing
3 7 (5.51%) Advertising
3 7 (5.51%) Publishing
4 4 (3.15%) German Language
5 3 (2.36%) Retail
5 3 (2.36%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.57%) Games
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 67 (52.76%) Designer
2 51 (40.16%) Developer
3 25 (19.69%) Front-End Developer
4 22 (17.32%) Web Designer
5 16 (12.60%) User Experience Designer
6 11 (8.66%) Web Developer
7 8 (6.30%) Consultant
7 8 (6.30%) Digital Designer
8 7 (5.51%) Visual Designer
8 7 (5.51%) Senior Designer
8 7 (5.51%) Graphic Designer
9 6 (4.72%) UI Designer
9 6 (4.72%) Photoshop Designer
9 6 (4.72%) Drupal Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Front-End Web Developer
11 4 (3.15%) Flash Developer
11 4 (3.15%) Webmaster
12 3 (2.36%) User Experience Consultant
12 3 (2.36%) Development Consultant
12 3 (2.36%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (75.59%) HTML
2 89 (70.08%) CSS
3 60 (47.24%) HTML5
4 56 (44.09%) CSS3
5 32 (25.20%) jQuery
6 22 (17.32%) Flash
7 20 (15.75%) XML
8 15 (11.81%) AngularJS
9 12 (9.45%) Ajax
9 12 (9.45%) JSON
10 9 (7.09%) .NET
11 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET
11 8 (6.30%) LESS
12 6 (4.72%) MooTools
12 6 (4.72%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (3.94%) Sass
13 5 (3.94%) XHTML
14 3 (2.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (2.36%) SVG
14 3 (2.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 59 (46.46%) User Experience
2 13 (10.24%) Mobile App
3 11 (8.66%) W3C
4 8 (6.30%) Animation
5 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.72%) Smartphone
6 6 (4.72%) E-Learning
7 5 (3.94%) Open Source
7 5 (3.94%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.94%) SCORM
8 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.79%) iPhone
9 1 (0.79%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.79%) iPad
9 1 (0.79%) Social Media
9 1 (0.79%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.79%) NHS
9 1 (0.79%) RIA
9 1 (0.79%) Podcast
9 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.66%) Windows
2 10 (7.87%) Android
3 9 (7.09%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.94%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.94%) UNIX
5 4 (3.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (18.90%) Web Development
3 18 (14.17%) Web Design
4 17 (13.39%) Usability Testing
5 16 (12.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (12.60%) E-Commerce
6 15 (11.81%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (11.02%) Information Architecture
8 11 (8.66%) User Experience Design
9 8 (6.30%) SEO
9 8 (6.30%) Project Management
9 8 (6.30%) Time Management
10 7 (5.51%) Test Scripting
11 6 (4.72%) Analytics
12 4 (3.15%) Email Marketing
13 3 (2.36%) SOA
13 3 (2.36%) TDD
14 2 (1.57%) MVC
14 2 (1.57%) Migration
14 2 (1.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 51 (40.16%) JavaScript
2 11 (8.66%) PHP
3 6 (4.72%) ActionScript
4 5 (3.94%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (2.36%) SQL
5 3 (2.36%) Java
6 2 (1.57%) C#
7 1 (0.79%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (0.79%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (0.79%) C
7 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (14.17%) Degree
2 10 (7.87%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) Section 508
2 1 (0.79%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.79%) WAI
Vendors
1 59 (46.46%) Adobe
2 11 (8.66%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.72%) Apple
4 4 (3.15%) Google
5 3 (2.36%) Oracle
6 2 (1.57%) JBoss
6 2 (1.57%) ExactTarget
7 1 (0.79%) Sencha
7 1 (0.79%) Twitter
7 1 (0.79%) Macromedia
7 1 (0.79%) Cisco
7 1 (0.79%) BT
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