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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 589 581 572
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 42 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.057% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.18% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 2
Median daily rate £340 £350 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £320 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £893 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £384
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.30 £37.50 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £45.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.22%
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
16624 16322 16338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.62% 32.20% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10947 10040 10122
Median daily rate £428 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 532 624 717
Median hourly rate £21.34 £18.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.55% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.86 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

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 4 May 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
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +3 22 £350 - 7
London -6 9 £340 -61.90% 1
South West 0 3 £333 - 5
West Midlands -13 2 - - 1
East of England - 2 - - 5
Yorkshire - 2 £250 - 3
East Midlands - 2 - -
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Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 52 (71.23%) C
2 31 (42.47%) Linux
3 30 (41.10%) C++
4 24 (32.88%) VHDL
5 23 (31.51%) Degree
5 23 (31.51%) Electronics
6 21 (28.77%) Software Engineering
7 17 (23.29%) Schematic Capture
8 16 (21.92%) Firmware
9 15 (20.55%) Perl
10 14 (19.18%) Java
11 13 (17.81%) EMC
11 13 (17.81%) Physics
12 12 (16.44%) Python
12 12 (16.44%) C#
12 12 (16.44%) Assembly Language
13 11 (15.07%) Tcl
13 11 (15.07%) Windows
13 11 (15.07%) Security Cleared
13 11 (15.07%) Test Strategy
14 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
14 10 (13.70%) CAD
15 9 (12.33%) Finance
15 9 (12.33%) Embedded Software Development
16 8 (10.96%) Altera
16 8 (10.96%) Validation
16 8 (10.96%) Verilog
17 7 (9.59%) Subversion
18 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
18 6 (8.22%) Algorithms

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 2 (2.74%) Kinematics
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Doxygen
1 2 (2.74%) Simulink
2 1 (1.37%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.85%) Ethernet
3 3 (4.11%) GSM
4 2 (2.74%) IPsec
4 2 (2.74%) Modbus
4 2 (2.74%) Network Security
4 2 (2.74%) SpaceWire
5 1 (1.37%) 3G
5 1 (1.37%) BGP
5 1 (1.37%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.37%) Firewall
5 1 (1.37%) Multicast
5 1 (1.37%) Software-Defined Radio
5 1 (1.37%) Unicast
5 1 (1.37%) VPN
5 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Subversion
2 5 (6.85%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.11%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (2.74%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.74%) GCC
5 2 (2.74%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.37%) JIRA
6 1 (1.37%) Redmine
General
1 23 (31.51%) Electronics
2 9 (12.33%) Finance
3 5 (6.85%) Aerospace
4 4 (5.48%) Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.74%) Avionics
5 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.37%) Front Office
6 1 (1.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Software Engineer
2 17 (23.29%) Hardware Engineer
3 16 (21.92%) Developer
3 16 (21.92%) Electronics Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) FPGA Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) Embedded Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 10 (13.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 10 (13.70%) Senior Electronics Engineer
7 9 (12.33%) Design Engineer
7 9 (12.33%) FPGA Developer
8 8 (10.96%) Firmware Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) Senior FPGA Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) Hardware Design Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Electronics Design Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Embedded Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Embedded Software Developer
11 3 (4.11%) PCB Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) HTML
2 2 (2.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (2.74%) OpenCV
2 2 (2.74%) OpenGL
3 1 (1.37%) Middleware
3 1 (1.37%) SciPy
3 1 (1.37%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) VHDL
2 13 (17.81%) Physics
3 8 (10.96%) Verilog
4 6 (8.22%) Algorithms
4 6 (8.22%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.74%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (2.74%) CAN bus
5 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.74%) CPLD
5 2 (2.74%) Equities
5 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.74%) Mechatronics
5 2 (2.74%) Robotics
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.37%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (42.47%) Linux
2 11 (15.07%) Windows
3 4 (5.48%) VxWorks
4 3 (4.11%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.11%) Unix
5 2 (2.74%) Fedora
5 2 (2.74%) ThreadX
6 1 (1.37%) SUSE
6 1 (1.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) Software Engineering
2 17 (23.29%) Schematic Capture
3 11 (15.07%) Test Strategy
4 10 (13.70%) CAD
5 9 (12.33%) Embedded Software Development
6 8 (10.96%) Validation
7 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.85%) Signal Processing
8 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (4.11%) Scrum
9 2 (2.74%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.74%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.74%) Integration Testing
9 2 (2.74%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.74%) Project Management
9 2 (2.74%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.74%) SysML
9 2 (2.74%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (71.23%) C
2 30 (41.10%) C++
3 15 (20.55%) Perl
4 14 (19.18%) Java
5 12 (16.44%) Assembly Language
5 12 (16.44%) C#
5 12 (16.44%) Python
6 11 (15.07%) Tcl
7 5 (6.85%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.74%) ANSI C
9 2 (2.74%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.74%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.74%) Scala
9 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (31.51%) Degree
2 11 (15.07%) Security Cleared
3 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) HNC
4 2 (2.74%) HND
5 1 (1.37%) CCNA
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) DO-254
1 3 (4.11%) JTAG
2 2 (2.74%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 16 (21.92%) Firmware
2 2 (2.74%) Cygwin
3 1 (1.37%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) EMC
2 8 (10.96%) Altera
3 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.11%) Xilinx
4 2 (2.74%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.74%) Freescale
4 2 (2.74%) Intel
5 1 (1.37%) Actel
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) F5
5 1 (1.37%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.37%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle
5 1 (1.37%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.37%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.37%) Synplicity
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond
Rate: £1.00 - £100.00 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
IQ Telecom
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago