The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
London / City of London
Rank 145 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.87% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £40.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+10.62% -10.11%

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1028 1194 1906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.86% 38.04% 37.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 788 922 1492
Median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 27 31
Median hourly rate £20.38 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% +9.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.92 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £31.12 £26.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the City of London region.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Low Latency
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Altera
2 4 (50.00%) Verilog
2 4 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) High-Frequency Trading
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Test Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) C Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C/C++ Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C++ Developer
2 3 (37.50%) FPGA Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Verilog
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Low Latency
2 3 (37.50%) High-Frequency Trading
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Altera