The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VHDL 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.56% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.73% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £650 - -
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
Gloucestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
22 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.44% 17.69% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 12
Average daily rate £425 £419 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +39.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VHDL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

VHDL Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

VHDL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

VHDL Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing VHDL 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 VHDL.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Kafka
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing VHDL 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 VHDL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (20.00%) Kafka
2 1 (20.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOP
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
1 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle