The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 April 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 138 -
Contract jobs citing Fireworks 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.035% -
As % of the Applications category - 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -5.00% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.86

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 219 283 341
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 10.01% 9.90% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 150 149
Median daily rate £339 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.91% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £150 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 60
Median hourly rate £17.25 £12.50 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.96% -44.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £10.50 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £18.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year - +7.74%  

Fireworks
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Fireworks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fireworks in the West Midlands

Fireworks
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fireworks in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fireworks in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Fireworks.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

Fireworks
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript