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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 123 110 105
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.079% 0.046% 0.095%
As % of the Applications category 0.68% 0.31% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
+21.73% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
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
296 321 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.69% 14.90% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 150 162
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £138 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £412 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 51 37
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -16.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.86 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.08 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -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
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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Fireworks
England

Fireworks
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Designer
1 1 (50.00%) UX Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP