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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 585 569 595
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 23 46 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.092% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 11
Median daily rate £430 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £805 £636 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £380 £349
% change year-on-year
+13.15% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 23 14
Median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £29.50 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -6.97%
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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
15327 16745 16615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.55% 33.45% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9965 10679 10689
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 542 718 702
Median hourly rate £19.25 £20.00 £16.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +18.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

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 6 December 2016.

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
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 6 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
South West +9 7 £520 - 4
London -2 6 £520 -13.15% 4
South East +2 5 - - 7
North West +3 2 - -
East of England -3 2 £325 -13.33% 4
West Midlands - 1 - -
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Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 England region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 20 (38.46%) C++
1 20 (38.46%) Firmware
2 14 (26.92%) C
2 14 (26.92%) Electronics
2 14 (26.92%) Software Engineering
2 14 (26.92%) Requirements Management
3 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (25.00%) VHDL
4 12 (23.08%) V-Model
5 11 (21.15%) Degree
5 11 (21.15%) ASIC
6 10 (19.23%) IBM
6 10 (19.23%) UML
6 10 (19.23%) Military
6 10 (19.23%) Xilinx
6 10 (19.23%) SC Cleared
6 10 (19.23%) Use Case
6 10 (19.23%) Network Architecture
6 10 (19.23%) Rational DOORS
6 10 (19.23%) FPGA Design
7 8 (15.38%) DHCP
7 8 (15.38%) SNMP
7 8 (15.38%) CESG
8 7 (13.46%) Embedded C
8 7 (13.46%) Linux
9 6 (11.54%) Embedded C++
9 6 (11.54%) Python
9 6 (11.54%) Validation
9 6 (11.54%) Altera
10 5 (9.62%) 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 (1.92%) Confluence
1 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) OrCAD
1 2 (3.85%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) DHCP
1 8 (15.38%) SNMP
2 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.92%) Broadband
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
4 1 (1.92%) Multicast
4 1 (1.92%) Profibus
4 1 (1.92%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (1.92%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (1.92%) SSH
4 1 (1.92%) Telnet
4 1 (1.92%) Wireless
4 1 (1.92%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (9.62%) Subversion
3 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.85%) JIRA
4 2 (3.85%) PVCS
5 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.92%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.92%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.92%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (26.92%) Electronics
2 10 (19.23%) Military
3 3 (5.77%) Finance
4 2 (3.85%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.85%) Automotive
4 2 (3.85%) Avionics
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) FPGA Engineer
2 12 (23.08%) Hardware Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Design Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Electronics Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Firmware Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Embedded C Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) FPGA Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) VHDL
2 11 (21.15%) ASIC
3 8 (15.38%) CESG
4 4 (7.69%) Physics
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.85%) Device Driver
5 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.85%) Verilog
6 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) CPLD
6 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.92%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) TWAP
6 1 (1.92%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.92%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Requirements Management
1 14 (26.92%) Software Engineering
2 12 (23.08%) V-Model
3 10 (19.23%) FPGA Design
3 10 (19.23%) Network Architecture
3 10 (19.23%) UML
3 10 (19.23%) Use Case
4 6 (11.54%) Validation
5 5 (9.62%) Schematic Capture
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 3 (5.77%) CAD
7 3 (5.77%) Low Latency
7 3 (5.77%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (3.85%) BDD
8 2 (3.85%) Change Control
8 2 (3.85%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.85%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) C++
2 14 (26.92%) C
3 7 (13.46%) Embedded C
4 6 (11.54%) Embedded C++
4 6 (11.54%) Python
5 3 (5.77%) C#
6 2 (3.85%) Assembly Language
6 2 (3.85%) Java
6 2 (3.85%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.92%) Perl
7 1 (1.92%) PHP
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.15%) Degree
3 10 (19.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) DO-254
2 2 (3.85%) IEC 61508
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 20 (38.46%) Firmware
2 1 (1.92%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) IBM
1 10 (19.23%) Xilinx
2 6 (11.54%) Altera
3 5 (9.62%) EMC
3 5 (9.62%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (3.85%) Actel
5 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.92%) Coverity
5 1 (1.92%) Intel
5 1 (1.92%) Twitter
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