The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mentor Graphics products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mentor Graphics over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Mentor Graphics, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mentor Graphics
Rank 119 128 121
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Mentor Graphics 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.088% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Mentor Graphics
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1290 1026 1116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.19% 45.20% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 534 519
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £150 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 114 132
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.16 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

Mentor Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mentor Graphics across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Mentor Graphics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Mentor Graphics
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 Mentor Graphics across the East of England region.

Mentor Graphics Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Mentor Graphics
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Mentor Graphics 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 Mentor Graphics.

1 7 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (85.71%) Electronics
2 6 (85.71%) Aerospace
2 6 (85.71%) Automotive
3 3 (42.86%) JTAG
4 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (14.29%) Xilinx
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) VHDL
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) CAD

Mentor Graphics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Mentor Graphics 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 Mentor Graphics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics
1 6 (85.71%) Aerospace
1 6 (85.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) JTAG
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Xilinx
1 1 (14.29%) EMC