The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 63 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing ASIC 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.13% 0.65% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 2.08% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £254 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.72% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
ASIC
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
194 192 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 25.39% 31.27% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 71 103
Average daily rate £328 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 33
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £18.58 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.48 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.35% -2.50%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

ASIC
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

ASIC Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

ASIC
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

ASIC Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

ASIC
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 1 £288 - 1
ASIC
East of England

ASIC
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing ASIC 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 ASIC.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Synopsys

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing ASIC 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 ASIC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Synopsys
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