The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Mentor Graphics products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mentor Graphics over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Mentor Graphics, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mentor Graphics
Rank 548 548 566
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Contract jobs citing Mentor Graphics 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.022% 0.005% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.50 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% +0.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £36.50 £33.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £36.50 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £36.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+15.75% +0.68%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22497 21835 24501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.58% 46.85% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12759 12225 12831
Average daily rate £388 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1001 1104 1284
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Mentor Graphics
UK

Mentor Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mentor Graphics across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Mentor Graphics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mentor Graphics
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mentor Graphics across the England region.

Mentor Graphics Daily Rate Trend in England

Mentor Graphics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mentor Graphics across the England region.

Mentor Graphics Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mentor Graphics
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mentor Graphics within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England -15 2 - - 1
North West - - - - 1
Mentor Graphics
UK

Mentor Graphics
Top 18 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mentor Graphics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mentor Graphics.

1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) EMC
2 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (50.00%) Simulink
2 4 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (50.00%) Automotive
2 4 (50.00%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 4 (50.00%) Avionics
2 4 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) DO-254
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (25.00%) Actel
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware
3 2 (25.00%) VHDL

Mentor Graphics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mentor Graphics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mentor Graphics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
1 4 (50.00%) Automotive
1 4 (50.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Design Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (25.00%) Firmware
2 2 (25.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Validation
1 4 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) DO-254
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) EMC
1 4 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 2 (25.00%) Actel