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 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 39 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.32% - 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% - 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 -
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £46.07 - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.32%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
East of England

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
82 103 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.54% 26.55% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 70 54
Median daily rate £415 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £191 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Median hourly rate £46.07 £40.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% -4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.24 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.64% -8.82%

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 - -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
East of England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) DO-254
2 1 (50.00%) IEC 61508
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Simulink
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) JTAG
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) DO-254
2 1 (50.00%) IEC 61508
2 1 (50.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC