The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Fireworks
Rank - - 50
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - - 0.23%
As % of the Applications category - - 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £209
UK excluding London median daily rate £271 £350 £295
% change year-on-year -22.50% +18.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Essex with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 57 84 66
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 13.35% 18.38% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 31 27
Median daily rate £265 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.46% +30.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year - +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 32 13
Median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -19.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £19.00 £32.62
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 Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Fireworks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fireworks in Essex

Fireworks
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fireworks in Essex