Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 2018 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 869 852 857
Rank change year-on-year -17 +5 -23
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 33 15 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.015% 0.034%
As % of the Applications category 0.38% 0.18% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 22
UK median daily rate £413 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.57% +6.15% -13.10%
10th Percentile £291 £141 £265
90th Percentile £490 £391 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +30.77% +1.56% -5.19%
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 8,614 8,493 9,722
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.38% 8.64% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,123 5,068 5,748
UK median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -0.74%
10th Percentile £145 £145 £150
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £320
% change year-on-year +6.87% +2.34% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 774 658 921
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.05 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.80% -2.73% +10.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.93 £38.98 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.33% -9.09% +13.79%

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 25 September 2018.

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 7 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 25 September 2018. 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 -4 33 £413 +19.57% 5
London +8 24 £400 +7.02%
UK excluding London -25 9 £425 +30.77% 5
North of England -12 4 £563 +301.79% 1
South West -13 4 £425 +11.84% 1
North West -20 4 £563 +301.79% 1
South East -28 1 £205 -40.58% 3

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 32 (96.97%) Photoshop
2 31 (93.94%) HTML
2 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 31 (93.94%) CSS
3 21 (63.64%) jQuery
4 17 (51.52%) XHTML
4 17 (51.52%) Dreamweaver
5 16 (48.48%) Adobe
5 16 (48.48%) HTML5
5 16 (48.48%) CSS3
5 16 (48.48%) gulp
6 15 (45.45%) Drupal
7 14 (42.42%) React
7 14 (42.42%) Sass
7 14 (42.42%) User Experience
8 13 (39.39%) Web Design
9 12 (36.36%) MVC
9 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
9 12 (36.36%) Front End Development
9 12 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (33.33%) Java
11 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
11 10 (30.30%) SEO
11 10 (30.30%) Scrum
11 10 (30.30%) Internet
11 10 (30.30%) Selenium
11 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (30.30%) Kanban
11 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (30.30%) TDD

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 15 (45.45%) Drupal
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 32 (96.97%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.06%) InDesign
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (12.12%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (51.52%) Dreamweaver
2 16 (48.48%) gulp
3 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 10 (30.30%) Hudson
4 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
4 10 (30.30%) JIRA
4 10 (30.30%) Maven
4 10 (30.30%) Selenium
4 10 (30.30%) WebDriver
5 4 (12.12%) Axure RP
5 4 (12.12%) Grunt
5 4 (12.12%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (12.12%) Mocha
General
1 2 (6.06%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
4 10 (30.30%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (30.30%) React Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Web Developer
6 6 (18.18%) UI Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Designer
7 3 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (6.06%) Junior
8 2 (6.06%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (6.06%) Junior Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Designer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior UX Designer
8 2 (6.06%) UI/UX Developer
8 2 (6.06%) UX Designer
8 2 (6.06%) UX Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Coordinator
9 1 (3.03%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) CSS
1 31 (93.94%) HTML
2 21 (63.64%) jQuery
3 17 (51.52%) XHTML
4 16 (48.48%) CSS3
4 16 (48.48%) HTML5
5 14 (42.42%) React
5 14 (42.42%) Sass
6 10 (30.30%) Handlebars
6 10 (30.30%) LESS
6 10 (30.30%) Mustache
6 10 (30.30%) REST
7 6 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (12.12%) Ajax
8 4 (12.12%) Chai
8 4 (12.12%) Node.js
9 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 2 (6.06%) Flash
10 2 (6.06%) XML
11 1 (3.03%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) User Experience
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Web Design
2 12 (36.36%) Front End Development
2 12 (36.36%) MVC
2 12 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) API Development
3 10 (30.30%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
3 10 (30.30%) Functional Testing
3 10 (30.30%) Kanban
3 10 (30.30%) Pair Programming
3 10 (30.30%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (30.30%) Scrum
3 10 (30.30%) SEO
3 10 (30.30%) Separation of Concerns
3 10 (30.30%) TDD
4 9 (27.27%) Project Management
4 9 (27.27%) Time Management
4 9 (27.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 11 (33.33%) Java
3 10 (30.30%) ES6
4 9 (27.27%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) R
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) WCAG
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Adobe
2 10 (30.30%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) SAP