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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 591 585 578
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 33 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.072% 0.075%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 17
Median daily rate £345 £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £255 £538
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £893 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 14
Median hourly rate £40.50 £38.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £37.50 £36.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.55 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -11.76%
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
16499 17594 17324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.32% 33.42% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10728 11164 10644
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 592 739 756
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.02 £18.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +4.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.14 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 September 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 £350 +11.11% 5
South West +12 7 £350 - 5
West Midlands - 5 - -
East of England -3 4 £325 - 7
London +16 3 £340 -61.90% 3
North West - 2 - - 1
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Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 27 (42.19%) C
2 25 (39.06%) C++
3 20 (31.25%) Firmware
3 20 (31.25%) Electronics
4 18 (28.13%) Software Engineering
5 15 (23.44%) Linux
6 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
7 13 (20.31%) Degree
7 13 (20.31%) VHDL
8 12 (18.75%) V-Model
9 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
9 11 (17.19%) Requirements Management
9 11 (17.19%) Military
9 11 (17.19%) ASIC
9 11 (17.19%) EMC
9 11 (17.19%) Test Strategy
10 10 (15.63%) Network Architecture
10 10 (15.63%) Rational DOORS
10 10 (15.63%) Schematic Capture
10 10 (15.63%) IBM
10 10 (15.63%) UML
10 10 (15.63%) Use Case
11 8 (12.50%) CESG
11 8 (12.50%) Xilinx
11 8 (12.50%) Java
11 8 (12.50%) DHCP
11 8 (12.50%) SNMP
11 8 (12.50%) CAD
12 7 (10.94%) Assembly Language
12 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP

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 (6.25%) Simulink
2 3 (4.69%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) DHCP
1 8 (12.50%) SNMP
2 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.56%) 3G
4 1 (1.56%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.56%) Broadband
4 1 (1.56%) Multicast
4 1 (1.56%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (1.56%) SSH
4 1 (1.56%) Telnet
4 1 (1.56%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (10.94%) Subversion
3 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.13%) JIRA
4 2 (3.13%) PVCS
4 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.56%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.56%) Redmine
5 1 (1.56%) TestDirector
General
1 20 (31.25%) Electronics
2 11 (17.19%) Military
3 4 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.69%) Finance
5 2 (3.13%) Automotive
5 2 (3.13%) Avionics
6 1 (1.56%) Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 15 (23.44%) FPGA Engineer
3 13 (20.31%) Electronics Engineer
3 13 (20.31%) Software Engineer
4 10 (15.63%) Design Engineer
4 10 (15.63%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Firmware Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Electronics Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Hardware Design Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Electronics Design Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Embedded C Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) FPGA Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) VHDL
2 11 (17.19%) ASIC
3 8 (12.50%) CESG
4 7 (10.94%) Physics
5 4 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.25%) Verilog
6 3 (4.69%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.13%) CAN bus
7 2 (3.13%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.56%) CPLD
8 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.56%) TWAP
8 1 (1.56%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Windows
3 5 (7.81%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Fedora
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.13%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Software Engineering
2 12 (18.75%) V-Model
3 11 (17.19%) Requirements Management
3 11 (17.19%) Test Strategy
4 10 (15.63%) Network Architecture
4 10 (15.63%) Schematic Capture
4 10 (15.63%) UML
4 10 (15.63%) Use Case
5 8 (12.50%) CAD
6 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.81%) Validation
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.25%) Scrum
8 3 (4.69%) OO
8 3 (4.69%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (3.13%) Electronic Design Automation
9 2 (3.13%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.13%) Project Management
9 2 (3.13%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) C
2 25 (39.06%) C++
3 8 (12.50%) Java
4 7 (10.94%) Assembly Language
5 6 (9.38%) Embedded C
5 6 (9.38%) Perl
6 5 (7.81%) Embedded C++
6 5 (7.81%) Python
6 5 (7.81%) Tcl
7 4 (6.25%) C#
7 4 (6.25%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.13%) Scala
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 13 (20.31%) Degree
3 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) DO-254
2 2 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 20 (31.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) EMC
2 10 (15.63%) IBM
3 8 (12.50%) Xilinx
4 6 (9.38%) Altera
4 6 (9.38%) Mentor Graphics
5 3 (4.69%) Actel
6 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.56%) CA
7 1 (1.56%) Synplicity
7 1 (1.56%) Twitter
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