The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Birmingham region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
154 122 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.60% 20.13% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 61 38
Average daily rate £300 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £261 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £94.05 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+623.46% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.13 £12.10 £8.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £16.50 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
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Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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Top 4 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Altera

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Field-Programmable Gate Array. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Altera