Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 850 882 850
Rank change year-on-year +32 -32 +13
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 39 13 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.013% 0.044%
As % of the Applications category 0.46% 0.14% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 10 27
UK median daily rate £400 £334 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.85% -14.42% +4.28%
10th Percentile £313 £135 £289
90th Percentile £488 £381 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +30.77% -7.14% -6.42%
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 8,541 9,006 9,694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.34% 8.82% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,027 5,483 5,669
UK median daily rate £374 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.86% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £145 £143 £150
90th Percentile £557 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £324
% change year-on-year +6.87% +1.16% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 777 737 957
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -4.02% +4.19%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.00 £10.13
90th Percentile £40.00 £35.60 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.32 £14.50 £15.82
% change year-on-year +5.62% -8.31% +5.43%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +34 39 £400 +19.85% 8
London +38 30 £400 +3.23% 1
UK excluding London -26 9 £425 +30.77% 7
North West -14 4 £563 +301.79%
North of England -22 4 £563 +301.79% 1
South West - 4 £425 - 1
South East -12 1 £205 -40.58% 5

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 38 (97.44%) Photoshop
2 36 (92.31%) HTML
2 36 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 36 (92.31%) CSS
3 26 (66.67%) jQuery
4 22 (56.41%) Dreamweaver
4 22 (56.41%) XHTML
5 20 (51.28%) Drupal
6 19 (48.72%) gulp
7 16 (41.03%) HTML5
7 16 (41.03%) CSS3
7 16 (41.03%) Adobe
8 15 (38.46%) MVC
8 15 (38.46%) Git (software)
8 15 (38.46%) User Experience
9 14 (35.90%) Sass
9 14 (35.90%) React
9 14 (35.90%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (33.33%) Web Design
11 12 (30.77%) Front End Development
11 12 (30.77%) Information Architecture
12 11 (28.21%) Time Management
12 11 (28.21%) SEO
12 11 (28.21%) MySQL
12 11 (28.21%) Project Management
12 11 (28.21%) PHP
12 11 (28.21%) Java
13 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
13 10 (25.64%) Internet
13 10 (25.64%) Scrum

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 20 (51.28%) Drupal
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 38 (97.44%) Photoshop
2 3 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (5.13%) InDesign
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.56%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (10.26%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (56.41%) Dreamweaver
2 19 (48.72%) gulp
3 15 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 10 (25.64%) Hudson
4 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
4 10 (25.64%) JIRA
4 10 (25.64%) Maven
4 10 (25.64%) Selenium
4 10 (25.64%) WebDriver
5 5 (12.82%) Axure RP
6 4 (10.26%) Grunt
6 4 (10.26%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (10.26%) Mocha
General
1 2 (5.13%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (87.18%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) Drupal Developer
3 14 (35.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (25.64%) React Developer
6 8 (20.51%) Web Developer
7 6 (15.38%) UI Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Designer
9 3 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (7.69%) UX Designer
10 2 (5.13%) Junior
10 2 (5.13%) Junior Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (5.13%) Junior Web Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Senior Designer
10 2 (5.13%) Senior UX Designer
10 2 (5.13%) UI/UX Developer
10 2 (5.13%) UX Developer
11 1 (2.56%) HTML Developer
11 1 (2.56%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (92.31%) CSS
1 36 (92.31%) HTML
2 26 (66.67%) jQuery
3 22 (56.41%) XHTML
4 16 (41.03%) CSS3
4 16 (41.03%) HTML5
5 14 (35.90%) React
5 14 (35.90%) Sass
6 10 (25.64%) Handlebars
6 10 (25.64%) LESS
6 10 (25.64%) Mustache
6 10 (25.64%) REST
7 6 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (10.26%) Ajax
8 4 (10.26%) Chai
8 4 (10.26%) Node.js
9 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.13%) Flash
10 2 (5.13%) XML
11 1 (2.56%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) User Experience
2 4 (10.26%) Graphic Design
2 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) Animation
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) MVC
2 14 (35.90%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (33.33%) Web Design
4 12 (30.77%) Front End Development
4 12 (30.77%) Information Architecture
5 11 (28.21%) Project Management
5 11 (28.21%) SEO
5 11 (28.21%) Time Management
6 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (25.64%) API Development
6 10 (25.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
6 10 (25.64%) Functional Testing
6 10 (25.64%) Kanban
6 10 (25.64%) Pair Programming
6 10 (25.64%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (25.64%) Scrum
6 10 (25.64%) Separation of Concerns
6 10 (25.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.21%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) PHP
3 10 (25.64%) ES6
4 1 (2.56%) R
4 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) WCAG
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Adobe
2 10 (25.64%) Google
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) SAP