The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.66% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £508 £403 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.08% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -10.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
81 103 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.83% 34.22% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 62 72
Median daily rate £408 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £275 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 6
Median hourly rate £11.32 £38.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.78% +121.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.60 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £47.27 £18.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the Bedfordshire region.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire