The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL 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 VHDL over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 124 138 142
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs citing VHDL 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.61% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £43.04 £40.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -4.16%
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
784 821 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.65% 27.69% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 430 483
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £212 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 92 86
Median hourly rate £22.25 £33.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.57% +24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £41.96
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VHDL
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 VHDL across the East of England region.

VHDL Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VHDL
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 VHDL across the East of England region.

VHDL Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VHDL
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 VHDL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Essex +3 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 of England region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Robotics
3 1 (25.00%) Mechatronics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Avionics
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Doxygen
3 1 (25.00%) Simulink
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) Tcl

VHDL
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 1 (25.00%) Kinematics
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Doxygen
1 1 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) SpaceWire
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) GCC
2 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Avionics
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (25.00%) OpenCV
1 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Mechatronics
3 1 (25.00%) Robotics
3 1 (25.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) SysML
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) ANSI C
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Cygwin
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Altera
1 1 (25.00%) Xilinx