The table below looks at the statistics for Fireworks skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fireworks over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 631 584 558
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -26
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 17 43 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.079% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 0.30% 0.65% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 31
Median daily rate £325 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £221 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £17.86 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.86 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- -39.45%

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
5732 6644 6872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.66% 12.24% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3461 3616 3668
Median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £163 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 676 714
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £38.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Fireworks
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Fireworks as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fireworks within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -32 16 £325 -6.47% 6
North West -21 5 £275 +13.98% 3
Exeter -2 4 £315 -21.25%
Devon -4 4 £315 -21.25%
Manchester -11 4 - -
South West -16 4 £315 -21.25%
Yorkshire +3 2 £325 - 1
London -16 2 £400 -13.51% 2
Leeds - 2 £325 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £325 -
South East -9 1 £375 +27.11%
Edinburgh -11 1 £425 +30.76%
Scotland -15 1 £425 +30.76%
West Midlands - 1 £170 -
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
Marlow - 1 £375 -
Leicestershire - 1 £350 -
Lancashire - 1 £275 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £375 -
Colne - 1 £275 - 1
Leicester - 1 £350 -

Fireworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fireworks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Fireworks.

1 40 (97.56%) Photoshop
2 28 (68.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (63.41%) User Experience
4 25 (60.98%) CSS
5 24 (58.54%) HTML
6 23 (56.10%) Wireframes
7 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
8 13 (31.71%) Electronics
8 13 (31.71%) HTML5
9 12 (29.27%) UX Design
9 12 (29.27%) jQuery
10 11 (26.83%) CMS
10 11 (26.83%) Use Case
10 11 (26.83%) PHP
10 11 (26.83%) Adobe
10 11 (26.83%) Project Management
11 10 (24.39%) Web Design
11 10 (24.39%) Retail
11 10 (24.39%) User Stories
12 9 (21.95%) Web Development
13 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (19.51%) Games
13 8 (19.51%) MS Office
13 8 (19.51%) Information Architecture
14 7 (17.07%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (17.07%) CSS3
15 6 (14.63%) Usability Testing
15 6 (14.63%) XHTML
16 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
16 5 (12.20%) Dreamweaver

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (26.83%) CMS
2 5 (12.20%) Drupal
2 5 (12.20%) Joomla!
3 4 (9.76%) WordPress
4 3 (7.32%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 40 (97.56%) Photoshop
2 28 (68.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (19.51%) MS Office
4 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
5 2 (4.88%) InDesign
6 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (2.44%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) GitHub
1 4 (9.76%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.32%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) FTP
2 3 (7.32%) Intranet
3 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (9.76%) Axure RP
2 4 (9.76%) Subversion
3 3 (7.32%) Sublime Text
General
1 13 (31.71%) Electronics
2 10 (24.39%) Retail
3 8 (19.51%) Games
4 5 (12.20%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Publishing
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Designer
2 17 (41.46%) UX Designer
3 10 (24.39%) Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Web Designer
5 4 (9.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (9.76%) UI Designer
5 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) UI/UX Designer
7 2 (4.88%) Author
7 2 (4.88%) Digital Developer
7 2 (4.88%) HTML CSS Designer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Author
7 2 (4.88%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Digital Designer
8 1 (2.44%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.44%) Interaction Designer
8 1 (2.44%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) CSS
2 24 (58.54%) HTML
3 13 (31.71%) HTML5
4 12 (29.27%) jQuery
5 7 (17.07%) CSS3
6 6 (14.63%) XHTML
7 4 (9.76%) Flash
8 3 (7.32%) Apache Flex
8 3 (7.32%) CakePHP
8 3 (7.32%) Sass
9 2 (4.88%) Ajax
9 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.88%) LESS
10 1 (2.44%) .NET
10 1 (2.44%) DHTML
10 1 (2.44%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (63.41%) User Experience
2 3 (7.32%) Digital Media
2 3 (7.32%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Interactive TV
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) RIA
4 1 (2.44%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Wireframes
2 12 (29.27%) UX Design
3 11 (26.83%) Project Management
3 11 (26.83%) Use Case
4 10 (24.39%) User Stories
4 10 (24.39%) Web Design
5 9 (21.95%) Web Development
6 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (19.51%) Information Architecture
7 7 (17.07%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (14.63%) Usability Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Analytics
9 5 (12.20%) Content Management
9 5 (12.20%) Front End Development
9 5 (12.20%) Open Source
10 4 (9.76%) Scrum
11 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Content Management
11 3 (7.32%) Rapid Prototyping
11 3 (7.32%) SEO
11 3 (7.32%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
2 11 (26.83%) PHP
3 1 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) WCAG
2 2 (4.88%) ISO 14001
2 2 (4.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Adobe
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Google
4 3 (7.32%) CODA
4 3 (7.32%) Zend
5 1 (2.44%) Facebook
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter