The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 91 101 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing VHDL 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.064% 0.061% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.22% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +14.01%
VHDL
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
438 459 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.11% 27.92% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 238 183
Median daily rate £361 £354 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +10.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 32 47
Median hourly rate £16.09 £13.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -1.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £10.50 £10.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing VHDL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VHDL
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VHDL Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VHDL
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VHDL 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Freescale
1 2 (100.00%) Schematic Capture

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Freescale
1 2 (100.00%) Intel