The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank - - 124
Contract jobs citing VHDL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.037%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £44.75 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +20.13%
VHDL
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
722 817 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.90% 28.93% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 409 379
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 43
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.93 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VHDL across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VHDL
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VHDL across the Berkshire region.

VHDL Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VHDL
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VHDL across the Berkshire region.

VHDL Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire