The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Fireworks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fireworks over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Adobe Fireworks
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 128
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - - 0.076%
As % of the Applications category - - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £242
UK excluding London median daily rate £271 £350 £290
% change year-on-year -22.50% +20.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.86

Fireworks is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 293 337 341
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 13.78% 13.59% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 156 154
Median daily rate £300 £350 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +28.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £152 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £486 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 73 73
Median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.57% +10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £30.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Fireworks
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Fireworks as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Fireworks in the East of England

Fireworks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fireworks in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fireworks in the East of England

Fireworks
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fireworks in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fireworks in the East of England