The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
UK / England
Rank 545 562 559
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 25 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.064% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 7
Median daily rate £508 £550 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.72% +58.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £399 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £684 £646 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.73% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £37.50 £41.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.40 £45.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -10.11%

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13280 15381 14867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.56% 33.04% 32.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8552 9875 9453
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 481 640 606
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.40 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.80% +22.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the England region.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Daily Rate Trend in England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Daily Rate Histogram in England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
South West +17 10 £508 +26.87% 1
London +12 10 £588 -1.87% 10
South East +12 3 - - 10
Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
UK

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 19 (38.78%) C++
1 19 (38.78%) Software Engineering
2 17 (34.69%) C
2 17 (34.69%) Firmware
3 16 (32.65%) Degree
4 14 (28.57%) VHDL
5 13 (26.53%) Electronics
6 12 (24.49%) FPGA Design
7 11 (22.45%) Validation
7 11 (22.45%) Linux
7 11 (22.45%) Xilinx
8 10 (20.41%) Requirements Management
8 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
9 8 (16.33%) Embedded C
10 7 (14.29%) Mathematics
10 7 (14.29%) Physics
10 7 (14.29%) Embedded C++
11 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
11 6 (12.24%) Altera
12 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (10.20%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (10.20%) Python
12 5 (10.20%) Ethernet
12 5 (10.20%) Finance
13 4 (8.16%) Verilog
13 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (8.16%) MATLAB
13 4 (8.16%) C#
13 4 (8.16%) Subversion
13 4 (8.16%) DO-254

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (2.04%) Confluence
1 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.04%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.20%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.04%) Broadband
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) Multicast
3 1 (2.04%) Profibus
3 1 (2.04%) RTP
3 1 (2.04%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (2.04%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (2.04%) SSH
3 1 (2.04%) Telnet
3 1 (2.04%) Wireless
3 1 (2.04%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.16%) Subversion
2 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.08%) PVCS
2 2 (4.08%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (26.53%) Electronics
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Military
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Avionics
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Firmware Engineer
2 9 (18.37%) Design Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) FPGA Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Hardware Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Electronics Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) C Developer
8 3 (6.12%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Embedded C Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) FPGA Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) VHDL
2 7 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 7 (14.29%) Physics
3 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Algorithms
4 4 (8.16%) Verilog
5 3 (6.12%) ASIC
5 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.12%) Device Driver
6 2 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.04%) CPLD
7 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.04%) Internet of Things
7 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.04%) TWAP
7 1 (2.04%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Software Engineering
2 12 (24.49%) FPGA Design
3 11 (22.45%) Validation
4 10 (20.41%) Requirements Management
5 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.16%) Low Latency
5 4 (8.16%) Test Strategy
6 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.12%) High-Frequency Trading
6 3 (6.12%) Signal Processing
6 3 (6.12%) V-Model
7 2 (4.08%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (4.08%) BDD
7 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.08%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (4.08%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.08%) Network Architecture
7 2 (4.08%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (4.08%) TDD
7 2 (4.08%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) C++
2 17 (34.69%) C
3 8 (16.33%) Embedded C
4 7 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 5 (10.20%) Python
6 4 (8.16%) C#
6 4 (8.16%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.08%) Java
7 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.04%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.04%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Degree
2 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) DO-254
2 2 (4.08%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 17 (34.69%) Firmware
2 1 (2.04%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Xilinx
2 6 (12.24%) Altera
3 2 (4.08%) Actel
3 2 (4.08%) EMC
3 2 (4.08%) IBM
3 2 (4.08%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.04%) Coverity
4 1 (2.04%) Intel
4 1 (2.04%) Twitter
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