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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 598 553 504
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -49
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 24 47 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.086% 0.14%
As % of the Applications category 0.36% 0.65% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 29 32
Average daily rate
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£375 £304 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.35% -6.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £143 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £327 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.32% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.50

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
6713 7187 6575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.79% 13.15% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3906 3967 3575
Average daily rate £340 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £159 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 658 736 667
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.26% -

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 4 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fireworks within the UK over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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 -43 23 £375 +23.35% 22
London -10 14 £375 +29.31% 10
South West -8 4 £400 +9.73%
City of London -12 4 £163 -42.22% 2
Exeter -7 3 £400 -5.88%
Devon -8 3 £400 -5.88%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 - -
Tyne and Wear - 3 - -
North East - 3 - -
West Midlands +5 1 - - 2
Birmingham -1 1 - - 1
North West -27 1 - - 4
South East -30 1 - - 4
East of England - 1 £225 -
Wales - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
West Wales - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £225 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £225 -

Fireworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 67 (91.78%) Photoshop
2 60 (82.19%) HTML
3 59 (80.82%) CSS
4 55 (75.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 39 (53.42%) HTML5
6 37 (50.68%) CSS3
7 34 (46.58%) User Experience
8 28 (38.36%) JavaScript
9 24 (32.88%) Adobe
10 20 (27.40%) Information Architecture
11 19 (26.03%) Web Design
11 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (23.29%) Web Development
13 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
13 14 (19.18%) PHP
14 13 (17.81%) Git (software)
14 13 (17.81%) jQuery
15 12 (16.44%) Usability Testing
15 12 (16.44%) SC Cleared
16 11 (15.07%) MySQL
17 10 (13.70%) Marketing
18 9 (12.33%) Grunt
18 9 (12.33%) Sublime Text
18 9 (12.33%) Bower
18 9 (12.33%) Node.js
18 9 (12.33%) Sass
19 8 (10.96%) Dreamweaver
20 7 (9.59%) Flash
20 7 (9.59%) Degree
20 7 (9.59%) Graphic Design

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 9 (12.33%) Node.js
2 5 (6.85%) CMS
3 4 (5.48%) WordPress
4 3 (4.11%) Moodle
5 2 (2.74%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.37%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.37%) LiveCycle
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.37%) JBoss
6 1 (1.37%) Apache
6 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 67 (91.78%) Photoshop
2 55 (75.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (6.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (5.48%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (4.11%) InDesign
5 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.74%) ImageReady
6 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
7 1 (1.37%) InfoPath
7 1 (1.37%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (1.37%) Acrobat
7 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) MailChimp
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) OSPF
2 1 (1.37%) BGP
2 1 (1.37%) VRRP
2 1 (1.37%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) HSRP
2 1 (1.37%) LAN
2 1 (1.37%) WLAN
2 1 (1.37%) WAN
2 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.37%) VPN
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) MySQL
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.33%) Grunt
2 9 (12.33%) Sublime Text
2 9 (12.33%) Bower
3 8 (10.96%) Dreamweaver
4 7 (9.59%) Axure RP
5 4 (5.48%) Subversion
6 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.37%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.37%) PhpStorm
6 1 (1.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 10 (13.70%) Marketing
2 5 (6.85%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Electronics
3 3 (4.11%) Advertising
4 2 (2.74%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Finance
5 1 (1.37%) Interactive Media
5 1 (1.37%) German Language
5 1 (1.37%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (57.53%) Designer
2 30 (41.10%) Developer
3 19 (26.03%) Web Designer
4 15 (20.55%) Front-End Developer
5 14 (19.18%) UX Designer
6 12 (16.44%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.85%) UI/UX Designer
8 4 (5.48%) Senior UX Designer
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Designer
8 4 (5.48%) Creative Web Designer
9 3 (4.11%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (4.11%) UI Designer
9 3 (4.11%) Photoshop Designer
10 2 (2.74%) Creative Web Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Visual Designer
10 2 (2.74%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.74%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Graphic Designer
10 2 (2.74%) User Experience Researcher
11 1 (1.37%) Senior UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (82.19%) HTML
2 59 (80.82%) CSS
3 39 (53.42%) HTML5
4 37 (50.68%) CSS3
5 13 (17.81%) jQuery
6 9 (12.33%) Sass
7 7 (9.59%) Flash
8 5 (6.85%) .NET
9 4 (5.48%) XML
9 4 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.11%) LESS
10 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.74%) Ajax
11 2 (2.74%) JSON
12 1 (1.37%) Apache Flex
12 1 (1.37%) CodeIgniter
12 1 (1.37%) LINQ
12 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
12 1 (1.37%) Web Services
12 1 (1.37%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (46.58%) User Experience
2 7 (9.59%) Graphic Design
3 4 (5.48%) Social Media
4 3 (4.11%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.11%) Photography
4 3 (4.11%) Copywriting
5 2 (2.74%) Video Editing
5 2 (2.74%) W3C
5 2 (2.74%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.37%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.37%) Cybernetics
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.37%) Blog
6 1 (1.37%) Podcast
6 1 (1.37%) RIA
6 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
1 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.74%) UNIX
3 1 (1.37%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Information Architecture
2 19 (26.03%) Web Design
2 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (23.29%) Web Development
4 12 (16.44%) Usability Testing
5 7 (9.59%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (8.22%) Content Management
7 5 (6.85%) SEO
7 5 (6.85%) UX Design
8 4 (5.48%) TDD
9 3 (4.11%) SDLC
9 3 (4.11%) Project Management
9 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.74%) OO
10 2 (2.74%) MVC
10 2 (2.74%) Email Marketing
10 2 (2.74%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (2.74%) Analytics
10 2 (2.74%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (2.74%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.36%) JavaScript
2 14 (19.18%) PHP
3 4 (5.48%) C#
4 3 (4.11%) C++
4 3 (4.11%) SQL
4 3 (4.11%) VB
4 3 (4.11%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.74%) Java
6 1 (1.37%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
2 12 (16.44%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.11%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.37%) WCAG
2 1 (1.37%) WAI
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) Adobe
2 3 (4.11%) Google
3 2 (2.74%) Twitter
4 1 (1.37%) Facebook
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
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