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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 588 593 592
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 31 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.049% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 3
Median daily rate £340 £350 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 10
Median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £37.50 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.32 £41.70 £47.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
16162 16454 16213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.20% 32.36% 33.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10618 10421 10088
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £610 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 617 661
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.47 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.69% -9.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.91 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

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
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 25 June 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 +11 14 £350 - 9
London +13 8 £340 -61.90% 8
South West +6 4 £355 - 1
East of England +15 3 - - 6
West Midlands -18 2 - - 2
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Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 50 (75.76%) C
2 28 (42.42%) Linux
3 27 (40.91%) C++
4 25 (37.88%) Electronics
5 24 (36.36%) Degree
6 20 (30.30%) VHDL
6 20 (30.30%) Schematic Capture
7 17 (25.76%) Software Engineering
7 17 (25.76%) Physics
7 17 (25.76%) EMC
8 16 (24.24%) Assembly Language
9 15 (22.73%) CAD
10 14 (21.21%) Test Strategy
11 13 (19.70%) Java
11 13 (19.70%) Perl
12 12 (18.18%) Windows
13 11 (16.67%) Tcl
14 10 (15.15%) C#
15 9 (13.64%) Firmware
15 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
16 8 (12.12%) Altera
16 8 (12.12%) Python
17 7 (10.61%) Finance
17 7 (10.61%) Verilog
18 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
19 5 (7.58%) MATLAB
19 5 (7.58%) Algorithms
20 4 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
20 4 (6.06%) Embedded Software Development
20 4 (6.06%) Simulink

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 (1.52%) Kinematics
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Simulink
2 2 (3.03%) OrCAD
3 1 (1.52%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.03%) IPsec
2 2 (3.03%) Network Security
2 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) 3G
3 1 (1.52%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.52%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (1.52%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Subversion
2 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) LabVIEW
2 2 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.52%) GCC
3 1 (1.52%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) Redmine
General
1 25 (37.88%) Electronics
2 7 (10.61%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.52%) Automotive
6 1 (1.52%) Avionics
6 1 (1.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Hardware Engineer
2 19 (28.79%) Electronics Engineer
3 17 (25.76%) Software Engineer
4 14 (21.21%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 14 (21.21%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 13 (19.70%) FPGA Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Embedded Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Design Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) FPGA Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Senior FPGA Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Firmware Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Hardware Design Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) PCB Engineer
12 2 (3.03%) C Software Engineer
12 2 (3.03%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
12 2 (3.03%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 2 (3.03%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (1.52%) OpenCV
1 1 (1.52%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) VHDL
2 17 (25.76%) Physics
3 7 (10.61%) Verilog
4 5 (7.58%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.03%) CAN bus
6 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.52%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.52%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.52%) Equities
7 1 (1.52%) Mechatronics
7 1 (1.52%) Robotics
7 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (42.42%) Linux
2 12 (18.18%) Windows
3 4 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Fedora
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.03%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Schematic Capture
2 17 (25.76%) Software Engineering
3 15 (22.73%) CAD
4 14 (21.21%) Test Strategy
5 4 (6.06%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (6.06%) Validation
6 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.55%) Scrum
6 3 (4.55%) Signal Processing
7 2 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.03%) Data Acquisition
7 2 (3.03%) Digital Signal Processing
7 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.03%) OO
7 2 (3.03%) Project Management
7 2 (3.03%) Regression Analysis
7 2 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.03%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (75.76%) C
2 27 (40.91%) C++
3 16 (24.24%) Assembly Language
4 13 (19.70%) Java
4 13 (19.70%) Perl
5 11 (16.67%) Tcl
6 10 (15.15%) C#
7 8 (12.12%) Python
8 5 (7.58%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.03%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.03%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.03%) Scala
10 1 (1.52%) ANSI C
10 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (36.36%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) DO-254
1 1 (1.52%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) Firmware
2 1 (1.52%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) EMC
2 8 (12.12%) Altera
3 4 (6.06%) Xilinx
4 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.03%) Freescale
4 2 (3.03%) Intel
4 2 (3.03%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) Actel
5 1 (1.52%) CA
5 1 (1.52%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Synplicity
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