Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 825 877 852
Rank change year-on-year +52 -25 +54
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 9 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.019% 0.017%
As % of the Applications category 0.12% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 9
UK median daily rate £321 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.41% +21.43% +3.70%
10th Percentile £273 £191 £135
90th Percentile £345 £494 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £425 £200
% change year-on-year -24.71% +112.50% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £17.09 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.09 - -

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 7,539 8,709 8,474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.37% 8.52% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,464 5,158 4,970
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £150 £148 £150
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year - +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 651 759 689
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% - -
10th Percentile £10.81 £10.61 £10.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £38.90 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.62 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +7.19% - -6.06%

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 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 20 August 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 +23 9 £321 -24.41% 11
UK excluding London +45 8 £320 -24.71% 8
North of England +51 4 £265 -51.82%
South West -9 4 £321 -24.41%
North West +17 3 - -
London +35 1 £350 -22.22% 3
Yorkshire - 1 £265 -

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 9 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (66.67%) User Experience
5 5 (55.56%) CSS3
5 5 (55.56%) Adobe
6 4 (44.44%) Web Design
6 4 (44.44%) HTML5
6 4 (44.44%) Wireframes
6 4 (44.44%) Prototyping
6 4 (44.44%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 3 (33.33%) Adobe XD
7 3 (33.33%) Typography
7 3 (33.33%) Information Architecture
7 3 (33.33%) Graphic Design
7 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (22.22%) MVC
8 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (22.22%) Web Development
8 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (22.22%) jQuery
8 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
8 2 (22.22%) Degree
8 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
8 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
9 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
9 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework

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 1 (11.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (77.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (33.33%) Adobe XD
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) gulp
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
1 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Designer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Designer
3 2 (22.22%) UI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) UX Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Communications Officer
4 1 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Interface Designer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Designer
4 1 (11.11%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Kendo UI
5 1 (11.11%) React
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Prototyping
1 4 (44.44%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
1 4 (44.44%) Web Design
1 4 (44.44%) Wireframes
2 3 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Typography
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe