The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 72 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.12% 0.12% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.52% -
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 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
232 191 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 27.65% 22.06% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 148 91
Median daily rate £365 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £475 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.04 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.74% +10.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx