Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 883 843 847
Rank change year-on-year -40 +4 -72
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 13 43 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.041% 0.041%
As % of the Applications category 0.14% 0.45% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 33
UK median daily rate £334 £393 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.97% +4.95% +7.63%
10th Percentile £135 £292 £202
90th Percentile £381 £511 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £374
% change year-on-year -7.14% -6.42% +6.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 9066 9643 11698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.80% 9.18% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5538 5641 6811
UK median daily rate £350 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -1.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £142 £150 £150
90th Percentile £560 £525 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +0.77% - +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 749 955 1101
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.17 £9.50
90th Percentile £35.55 £39.80 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.45% +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 24 November 2017.

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 11 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 24 November 2017. 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 -37 13 £334 -14.97% 3
UK excluding London +16 10 £325 -7.14% 1
North of England +57 4 £140 -60.00%
North West +28 3 £140 -60.00%
London -22 3 £388 -3.13% 2
Midlands +30 2 £200 -
South East -11 2 £345 -23.33%
East of England - 2 £325 -
Yorkshire +26 1 £343 -
West Midlands +18 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £200 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 with a requirement for Fireworks.

1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) Photoshop
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 5 (38.46%) Adobe
3 5 (38.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (38.46%) Front End Development
4 4 (30.77%) Wireframes
4 4 (30.77%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) User Experience
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) Social Media
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Marketing
5 3 (23.08%) CMS
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (15.38%) Codeception
6 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
6 2 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) PhoneGap
6 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
6 2 (15.38%) Behat
6 2 (15.38%) QUnit
6 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket

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 3 (23.08%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Drupal
2 2 (15.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Photoshop
2 5 (38.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (7.69%) InDesign
3 1 (7.69%) InVision
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
1 2 (15.38%) Codeception
1 2 (15.38%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) PHPUnit
1 2 (15.38%) QUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Automotive
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Designer
3 4 (30.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Graphic Designer
4 3 (23.08%) UX Designer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
5 2 (15.38%) UI Designer
5 2 (15.38%) UI/UX Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) CSS3
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) Behat
4 2 (15.38%) Flash
4 2 (15.38%) LAMP
4 2 (15.38%) PhoneGap
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) Sass
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) Symfony
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Social Media
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
3 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Interactive TV
4 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Front End Development
1 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 4 (30.77%) Wireframes
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Compatibility Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Data Entry
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Gamification
5 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Product Management
5 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
5 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VB
2 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
2 2 (15.38%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) WAI
1 2 (15.38%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Adobe