The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Fireworks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fireworks over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Fireworks
UK / Wales
Rank - - 55
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - - 0.86%
As % of the Applications category - - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £271 £350 £295
% change year-on-year -22.50% +18.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Software Application Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 95 89 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 13.51% 13.01% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 53 43
Median daily rate £190 £308 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.21% -3.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £121 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £405 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +0.30% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.10 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.76% +6.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.34 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.93
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.55%  

Fireworks
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Fireworks as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Fireworks in Wales

Fireworks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fireworks in Wales