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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
UK / England
Rank 526 586 572
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -14
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 34 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.053% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 7
Median daily rate £475 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £365 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 6
Median hourly rate £41.75 £40.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -10.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.75 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.05 £40.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £40.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+10.62% -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
13473 15645 15180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.76% 32.91% 31.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8696 10231 9486
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 527 590 635
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.40 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% +15.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 19 February 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
London +26 16 £475 - 8
South West +16 12 £495 +23.75%
South East +16 4 - - 6
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 3
Field-Programmable Gate Array
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 20 (35.09%) C++
2 19 (33.33%) C
2 19 (33.33%) Degree
3 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 18 (31.58%) VHDL
4 17 (29.82%) Electronics
5 16 (28.07%) Firmware
6 12 (21.05%) Altera
7 11 (19.30%) FPGA Design
7 11 (19.30%) Linux
7 11 (19.30%) Validation
8 10 (17.54%) Verilog
8 10 (17.54%) Embedded C
8 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
9 9 (15.79%) Xilinx
9 9 (15.79%) Ethernet
10 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
10 8 (14.04%) Finance
10 8 (14.04%) Requirements Management
11 7 (12.28%) Mathematics
11 7 (12.28%) Physics
11 7 (12.28%) Embedded C++
11 7 (12.28%) Low Latency
11 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (10.53%) C#
13 5 (8.77%) Embedded Linux
13 5 (8.77%) Python
13 5 (8.77%) MATLAB
13 5 (8.77%) High-Frequency Trading
13 5 (8.77%) Schematic Capture

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 (1.75%) Confluence
1 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.75%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) Ethernet
2 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.75%) Broadband
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) IPv4
3 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.75%) Multicast
3 1 (1.75%) Profibus
3 1 (1.75%) RS-232
3 1 (1.75%) RS-485
3 1 (1.75%) RTP
3 1 (1.75%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.75%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (1.75%) SSH
3 1 (1.75%) Telnet
3 1 (1.75%) Wireless
3 1 (1.75%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.51%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.75%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (29.82%) Electronics
2 8 (14.04%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Firmware Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Design Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Hardware Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Electronics Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) FPGA Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Test Specialist
7 3 (5.26%) C Developer
7 3 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Embedded C Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) PyQt
1 1 (1.75%) Qt
1 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) VHDL
2 10 (17.54%) Verilog
3 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.28%) Mathematics
3 7 (12.28%) Physics
4 4 (7.02%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.26%) Device Driver
6 2 (3.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.75%) ASIC
7 1 (1.75%) CPLD
7 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.75%) TWAP
7 1 (1.75%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Android
3 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 11 (19.30%) FPGA Design
2 11 (19.30%) Validation
3 8 (14.04%) Requirements Management
4 7 (12.28%) Low Latency
5 5 (8.77%) High-Frequency Trading
5 5 (8.77%) Schematic Capture
6 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.02%) Test Strategy
7 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.26%) Signal Processing
8 2 (3.51%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (3.51%) BDD
8 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.51%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (3.51%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (3.51%) Multithreaded Programming
8 2 (3.51%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.51%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.09%) C++
2 19 (33.33%) C
3 10 (17.54%) Embedded C
4 7 (12.28%) Embedded C++
5 6 (10.53%) C#
6 5 (8.77%) MATLAB
6 5 (8.77%) Python
7 3 (5.26%) Perl
8 2 (3.51%) Assembly Language
8 2 (3.51%) Java
8 2 (3.51%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.75%) PHP
9 1 (1.75%) Ruby
9 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.75%) SQL
9 1 (1.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Degree
2 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) DO-254
1 1 (1.75%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) Firmware
2 1 (1.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Altera
2 9 (15.79%) Xilinx
3 4 (7.02%) EMC
4 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.75%) Coverity
4 1 (1.75%) Intel
4 1 (1.75%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (1.75%) Twitter
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