The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Vendors for the East of England 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.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mentor Graphics
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Mentor Graphics 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £32.50
Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1503 992 1378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.67% 44.05% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 455 626
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 131 147
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Mentor Graphics
England

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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mentor Graphics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 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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Vacancies
Norfolk - - - -
Mentor Graphics
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) DO-254
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Altera
2 1 (50.00%) Actel
2 1 (50.00%) ASIC
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Simulink
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) ASIC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) DO-254
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (50.00%) Altera
2 1 (50.00%) Actel