Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Fireworks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fireworks over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 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
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 854 874 825
Rank change year-on-year +20 -49 +15
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 30 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.014% 0.033%
As % of the Applications category 0.37% 0.16% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 17
UK median daily rate £394 £338 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -13.46% +11.43%
10th Percentile £258 £135 £276
90th Percentile £463 £400 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £331 £388
% change year-on-year +17.74% -14.52% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -

Fireworks is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8,187 8,699 8,720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.28% 8.81% 9.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,786 5,342 5,131
UK median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £145 £140 £145
90th Percentile £550 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 745 718 902
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.24 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.45 £35.00 £38.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.32 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +5.62% -3.33% -

Fireworks
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Fireworks as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Fireworks in the UK

Fireworks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fireworks in the UK

Fireworks
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fireworks over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fireworks in the UK

Fireworks
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fireworks in the UK

Fireworks
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fireworks within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 30 £394 +16.67% 8
London +45 26 £394 -7.35% 1
UK excluding London -33 4 £390 +17.74% 7
South East +3 2 £205 -40.58% 2
North West -6 2 £575 +310.71%
North of England -31 2 £575 +138.34%

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Fireworks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Fireworks.

1 29 (96.67%) Photoshop
2 27 (90.00%) HTML
2 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (90.00%) CSS
3 26 (86.67%) jQuery
4 24 (80.00%) Dreamweaver
4 24 (80.00%) XHTML
5 22 (73.33%) Drupal
6 19 (63.33%) gulp
7 17 (56.67%) Git (software)
7 17 (56.67%) MVC
8 15 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (46.67%) MySQL
9 14 (46.67%) PHP
9 14 (46.67%) Information Architecture
10 13 (43.33%) Time Management
10 13 (43.33%) Project Management
11 12 (40.00%) Front End Development
12 5 (16.67%) CSS3
12 5 (16.67%) WCAG
13 4 (13.33%) Graphic Design
13 4 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
13 4 (13.33%) HTML5
13 4 (13.33%) Adobe
13 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
14 3 (10.00%) Axure RP
14 3 (10.00%) User Experience
14 3 (10.00%) OO
14 3 (10.00%) Web Design

Fireworks
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 22 (73.33%) Drupal
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 29 (96.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (6.67%) InDesign
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.33%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
1 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (80.00%) Dreamweaver
2 19 (63.33%) gulp
3 17 (56.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (10.00%) Axure RP
5 2 (6.67%) Grunt
5 2 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (6.67%) Mocha
General
1 2 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 18 (60.00%) Drupal Developer
3 13 (43.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Designer
5 3 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (10.00%) UX Designer
5 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.67%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior UX Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Coordinator
7 1 (3.33%) CSS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Magento Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (3.33%) Web Content Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) CSS
1 27 (90.00%) HTML
2 26 (86.67%) jQuery
3 24 (80.00%) XHTML
4 5 (16.67%) CSS3
5 4 (13.33%) HTML5
5 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.67%) Ajax
7 2 (6.67%) Chai
7 2 (6.67%) Flash
7 2 (6.67%) Node.js
7 2 (6.67%) React
7 2 (6.67%) Sass
7 2 (6.67%) XML
8 1 (3.33%) Angular 2
8 1 (3.33%) LAMP
8 1 (3.33%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Graphic Design
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Animation
4 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 15 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (46.67%) Information Architecture
4 13 (43.33%) Project Management
4 13 (43.33%) Time Management
5 12 (40.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (10.00%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) Web Design
6 3 (10.00%) Web Development
7 2 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (6.67%) SEO
7 2 (6.67%) Task Automation
7 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Analytics
8 1 (3.33%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 1 (3.33%) OO PHP
8 1 (3.33%) OOP
8 1 (3.33%) Wireframes
8 1 (3.33%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (46.67%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) WCAG
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Adobe
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) SAP