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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 123 126 142
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Contract jobs citing VHDL 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.087% 0.27% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.94% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £325 £500 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +73.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £500 £351
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £39.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-7.59% -11.23%
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
717 744 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.27% 28.84% 28.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 390 518
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 104 67
Median hourly rate £17.75 £25.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.98 £40.95 £45.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

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 5 December 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
Hertfordshire - 2 £325 -
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 (60.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Altera
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Verilog
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Finance

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DSP Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DSP Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (20.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Altera