The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 124 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.079% - 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £384
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £46.07 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.22%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
726 813 850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.58% 29.39% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 455 450
Median daily rate £400 £370 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 74 59
Median hourly rate £19.00 £32.10 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.80% +39.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £42.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 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
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 6 (100.00%) C
2 5 (83.33%) VHDL
3 4 (66.67%) MATLAB
3 4 (66.67%) Electronics
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Signal Processing
3 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
4 3 (50.00%) DO-254
4 3 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Firmware
4 3 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) Validation
5 2 (33.33%) EMC
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) HNC
5 2 (33.33%) HND
5 2 (33.33%) Unix
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) UML
5 2 (33.33%) OpenGL
5 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
5 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
5 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (33.33%) Stress Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Kinematics
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Doxygen
2 1 (16.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SpaceWire
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) GCC
2 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Avionics
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DSP Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DSP Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (33.33%) OpenCV
1 2 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 1 (16.67%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) VHDL
2 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Mechatronics
3 2 (33.33%) Robotics
4 1 (16.67%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Stress Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) SysML
3 2 (33.33%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) CMMI
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
2 4 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) ANSI C
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) HNC
1 2 (33.33%) HND
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) DO-254
2 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
2 2 (33.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) EMC