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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 567 587 576
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 39 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.052% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 0
Median daily rate £340 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 -
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 13
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £37.50 £35.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.43 £44.90 £47.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.32%
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
16265 16198 16079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.02% 32.36% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10699 10122 10049
Median daily rate £434 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 642 700
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

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 30 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 30 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 +2 19 £350 - 2
London +7 10 £340 -61.90% 4
South West -6 4 £355 - 4
West Midlands -15 2 - - 3
Yorkshire - 2 £250 - 5
East of England +7 1 - - 4
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
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Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 (75.36%) C
2 33 (47.83%) Linux
3 29 (42.03%) C++
4 24 (34.78%) Electronics
5 23 (33.33%) Degree
6 22 (31.88%) Software Engineering
6 22 (31.88%) VHDL
7 19 (27.54%) Schematic Capture
8 15 (21.74%) Physics
8 15 (21.74%) EMC
9 14 (20.29%) Assembly Language
9 14 (20.29%) Java
9 14 (20.29%) Perl
9 14 (20.29%) Test Strategy
10 13 (18.84%) Windows
10 13 (18.84%) CAD
11 11 (15.94%) C#
11 11 (15.94%) Tcl
11 11 (15.94%) Firmware
12 10 (14.49%) Python
12 10 (14.49%) Security Cleared
13 8 (11.59%) Embedded Software Development
13 8 (11.59%) Altera
13 8 (11.59%) Verilog
13 8 (11.59%) Finance
14 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
15 6 (8.70%) Validation
15 6 (8.70%) MATLAB
15 6 (8.70%) Algorithms
16 5 (7.25%) Embedded Systems

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 (2.90%) Kinematics
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Simulink
2 2 (2.90%) Doxygen
3 1 (1.45%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.35%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.35%) GSM
3 2 (2.90%) IPsec
3 2 (2.90%) Network Security
3 2 (2.90%) SpaceWire
4 1 (1.45%) 3G
4 1 (1.45%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.45%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Subversion
1 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.90%) ClearCase
3 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.90%) GCC
3 2 (2.90%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) Redmine
General
1 24 (34.78%) Electronics
2 8 (11.59%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.35%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.90%) Avionics
5 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Software Engineer
2 19 (27.54%) Hardware Engineer
3 18 (26.09%) Electronics Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 12 (17.39%) FPGA Engineer
6 11 (15.94%) Developer
7 10 (14.49%) Embedded Engineer
7 10 (14.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 7 (10.14%) Design Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Firmware Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Senior FPGA Engineer
10 5 (7.25%) FPGA Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Hardware Design Engineer
12 3 (4.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 3 (4.35%) Embedded Developer
12 3 (4.35%) Embedded Software Developer
12 3 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
12 3 (4.35%) PCB Engineer
12 3 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) HTML
2 2 (2.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (2.90%) OpenCV
2 2 (2.90%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.88%) VHDL
2 15 (21.74%) Physics
3 8 (11.59%) Verilog
4 6 (8.70%) Algorithms
5 5 (7.25%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.90%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (2.90%) CAN bus
6 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.90%) Mechatronics
6 2 (2.90%) Robotics
7 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.45%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.45%) Equities
7 1 (1.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.83%) Linux
2 13 (18.84%) Windows
3 4 (5.80%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.90%) Fedora
4 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.90%) Unix
4 2 (2.90%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Software Engineering
2 19 (27.54%) Schematic Capture
3 14 (20.29%) Test Strategy
4 13 (18.84%) CAD
5 8 (11.59%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (8.70%) Validation
7 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.80%) Signal Processing
8 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.35%) Scrum
9 2 (2.90%) Benchmarking
9 2 (2.90%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.90%) Digital Signal Processing
9 2 (2.90%) OO
9 2 (2.90%) Project Management
9 2 (2.90%) Regression Analysis
9 2 (2.90%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (2.90%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.90%) SysML
9 2 (2.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 52 (75.36%) C
2 29 (42.03%) C++
3 14 (20.29%) Assembly Language
3 14 (20.29%) Java
3 14 (20.29%) Perl
4 11 (15.94%) C#
4 11 (15.94%) Tcl
5 10 (14.49%) Python
6 6 (8.70%) MATLAB
7 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.90%) ANSI C
8 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.90%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.90%) Embedded C++
8 2 (2.90%) Scala
8 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (33.33%) Degree
2 10 (14.49%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) HNC
5 1 (1.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) DO-254
1 2 (2.90%) JTAG
2 1 (1.45%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 11 (15.94%) Firmware
2 2 (2.90%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) EMC
2 8 (11.59%) Altera
3 4 (5.80%) Xilinx
4 2 (2.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.90%) Freescale
4 2 (2.90%) Intel
4 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.45%) Actel
5 1 (1.45%) CA
5 1 (1.45%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.45%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.45%) Synplicity
Swindon
IQ Telecom
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £35 - £38 per hour + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Essex
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago