The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Fireworks
England / London
Rank 395 419 402
Rank change year-on-year +24 -17  
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 3 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.054% 0.060%
As % of the Applications category 0.16% 0.51% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 8
Median daily rate - £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
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 - - £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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1868 2339 2355
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 9.65% 10.56% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1254 1617 1536
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 101 130
Median hourly rate £22.34 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.38% -2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £29.00 £34.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Fireworks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fireworks in London

Fireworks
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fireworks in London

Fireworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fireworks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Fireworks.

1 10 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (80.00%) Apache Flex
2 8 (80.00%) Flash
2 8 (80.00%) Prototyping
3 7 (70.00%) Wireframes
3 7 (70.00%) MS Visio
3 7 (70.00%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (70.00%) DHTML
3 7 (70.00%) Ajax
4 6 (60.00%) Product Management
4 6 (60.00%) Interactive TV
4 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (60.00%) User Experience
5 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
6 4 (40.00%) Information Architecture
7 3 (30.00%) Virtual Team
7 3 (30.00%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Marketing
7 3 (30.00%) Use Case
8 2 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (20.00%) HTML5
8 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (10.00%) Typography

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (70.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (10.00%) Flinto
3 1 (10.00%) InVision
3 1 (10.00%) UXPin
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Designer
2 5 (50.00%) Interaction Designer
2 5 (50.00%) UX Designer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Designer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Interaction Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior UX Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior UX Designer
5 1 (10.00%) UI Designer
5 1 (10.00%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) Apache Flex
2 8 (80.00%) Flash
3 7 (70.00%) Ajax
3 7 (70.00%) DHTML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Interactive TV
1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Prototyping
2 7 (70.00%) Wireframes
3 6 (60.00%) Product Management
4 4 (40.00%) Information Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Use Case
6 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) A/B Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Business Development
7 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (10.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (10.00%) Time Management
7 1 (10.00%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe