The first table below looks at the demand for Fireworks skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fireworks over the 3 months to 16 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 West Midlands 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 112 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% - -
As % of the Applications category 0.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £360 £250
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +44.00%
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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
389 304 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.24% 16.11% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 124 124
Average daily rate £305 £275 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 68 67
Average hourly rate £14.75 £24.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.79% +63.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.80 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Fireworks
England

Fireworks
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Fireworks Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Fireworks
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Fireworks Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Fireworks
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Fireworks Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Fireworks
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fireworks within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Fireworks
England

Fireworks
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience Design
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Axure RP

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) GUI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) B2C
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience Design
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe