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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 602 611 575
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -36
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 28 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.040% 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.12% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 16
Median daily rate £350 £335 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -39.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £893 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -1.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £33.60 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £41.50 £43.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% -4.37%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
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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
16594 17408 17016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.53% 32.92% 33.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10817 11098 10312
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 615 705 724
Median hourly rate £20.67 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

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
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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 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 East +13 12 £345 +3.75% 6
South West +12 6 £350 - 2
West Midlands - 5 - - 1
East of England +17 4 - - 3
North West - 1 - - 3
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Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 36 (54.55%) C
2 25 (37.88%) C++
3 23 (34.85%) Electronics
4 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
5 17 (25.76%) Degree
5 17 (25.76%) Linux
5 17 (25.76%) Schematic Capture
6 16 (24.24%) EMC
6 16 (24.24%) Firmware
7 13 (19.70%) Assembly Language
7 13 (19.70%) CAD
7 13 (19.70%) Security Cleared
8 12 (18.18%) V-Model
8 12 (18.18%) Physics
8 12 (18.18%) VHDL
8 12 (18.18%) Test Strategy
9 11 (16.67%) Military
9 11 (16.67%) Java
9 11 (16.67%) Requirements Management
9 11 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 10 (15.15%) Network Architecture
10 10 (15.15%) Use Case
10 10 (15.15%) Perl
10 10 (15.15%) UML
10 10 (15.15%) IBM
10 10 (15.15%) ASIC
10 10 (15.15%) Windows
10 10 (15.15%) Rational DOORS
11 9 (13.64%) Tcl
12 8 (12.12%) SNMP

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:

Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Simulink
2 3 (4.55%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) DHCP
1 8 (12.12%) SNMP
2 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.55%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.03%) IPsec
5 1 (1.52%) 3G
5 1 (1.52%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.52%) Broadband
5 1 (1.52%) SSH
5 1 (1.52%) Telnet
5 1 (1.52%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (10.61%) Subversion
3 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.03%) JIRA
4 2 (3.03%) PVCS
4 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.52%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.52%) Redmine
5 1 (1.52%) TestDirector
General
1 23 (34.85%) Electronics
2 11 (16.67%) Military
3 5 (7.58%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.03%) Automotive
4 2 (3.03%) Avionics
4 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Finance
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
2 18 (27.27%) FPGA Engineer
3 17 (25.76%) Electronics Engineer
4 14 (21.21%) Software Engineer
5 11 (16.67%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 11 (16.67%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 10 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (13.64%) Design Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) FPGA Design Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Firmware Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) ASIC Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) PCB Engineer
12 2 (3.03%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 2 (3.03%) DOORS Engineer
12 2 (3.03%) Senior ASIC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Physics
1 12 (18.18%) VHDL
2 10 (15.15%) ASIC
3 8 (12.12%) CESG
4 4 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (6.06%) Verilog
5 3 (4.55%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.03%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Linux
2 10 (15.15%) Windows
3 3 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Fedora
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.03%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
2 17 (25.76%) Schematic Capture
3 13 (19.70%) CAD
4 12 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 12 (18.18%) V-Model
5 11 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 10 (15.15%) Network Architecture
6 10 (15.15%) UML
6 10 (15.15%) Use Case
7 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (4.55%) OO
7 3 (4.55%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (4.55%) Scrum
7 3 (4.55%) Validation
8 2 (3.03%) Data Acquisition
8 2 (3.03%) Prototyping
8 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.03%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (54.55%) C
2 25 (37.88%) C++
3 13 (19.70%) Assembly Language
4 11 (16.67%) Java
5 10 (15.15%) Perl
6 9 (13.64%) Tcl
7 8 (12.12%) C#
8 5 (7.58%) Python
9 4 (6.06%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.03%) Embedded C
10 2 (3.03%) Embedded C++
10 2 (3.03%) Scala
11 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Degree
2 13 (19.70%) Security Cleared
3 11 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) DO-254
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.52%) JTAG
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) EMC
2 10 (15.15%) IBM
3 6 (9.09%) Mentor Graphics
3 6 (9.09%) Xilinx
4 5 (7.58%) Altera
5 3 (4.55%) Actel
6 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.52%) CA
7 1 (1.52%) Freescale
7 1 (1.52%) Intel
7 1 (1.52%) Synplicity
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Vivid Resourcing
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Posted: 4 days ago
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