The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 135 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.069% - -
As % of the Applications category 0.60% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £170 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.86 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- -39.45%
Fireworks
England

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

Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
336 390 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.62% 14.56% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 181 137
Average daily rate £300 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 60 60
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.35 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.07% +49.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.91 £10.28 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.34 £32.95 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Graphic Design
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Graphic Design
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe