The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £384
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £41.25 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.22%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
357 327 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 32.34% 32.19% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 211 108
Average daily rate £425 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £600 £611
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 21
Average hourly rate £21.50 £16.84 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.67% -46.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £14.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £20.19 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire