The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £48.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
453 390 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.39% 24.79% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 192 190
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 9
Median hourly rate £31.66 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.90% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 3 (100.00%) Verilog
1 3 (100.00%) Xilinx
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) ASIC
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) VHDL
3 1 (33.33%) ASIC Verification
3 1 (33.33%) C

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) DSP Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Hardware Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Verilog
2 1 (33.33%) ASIC
2 1 (33.33%) ASIC Verification
2 1 (33.33%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Xilinx