The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ASIC 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.32% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £405 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £48.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £40.25 -
% change year-on-year
+36.64% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
90 86 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.57% 22.87% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 44 46
Median daily rate £358 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.37% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £278 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £517 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 5
Median hourly rate £42.00 £50.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £37.50 £34.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £17.94
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.43%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing ASIC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

ASIC
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

ASIC Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

ASIC
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

ASIC Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

ASIC
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ASIC 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ASIC Verification
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (50.00%) JTAG
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) ASIC Verification
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) JTAG