The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East Midlands region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 96 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.31% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+39.54% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.84%
Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
335 237 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.22% 18.44% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 117 118
Average daily rate £289 £310 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.85% -16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 18 30
Average hourly rate £13.71 £16.11 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -53.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.55 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - - - - 3
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 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 Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Altera
1 2 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
2 1 (50.00%) Tcl
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 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 Field-Programmable Gate Array. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Tcl
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Altera