The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 609 617 617
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing VHDL 15 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.036% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.091% 0.11% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £388 £295 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.35% -15.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £295 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.40% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 8
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £37.50 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.06 £41.70 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.96%
VHDL
UK

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
16545 17601 17272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.35% 33.36% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10762 11157 10618
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 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 745 754
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.93 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.14 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing VHDL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in England

VHDL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VHDL Daily Rate Trend in England

VHDL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VHDL Hourly Rate Trend in England

VHDL
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VHDL across the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

VHDL Hourly Rate Histogram in England

VHDL
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 VHDL within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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 +26 9 - - 3
East of England +9 3 £338 - 10
London - 2 £425 -
South West +5 1 - - 6
VHDL
UK

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VHDL 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 VHDL.

1 16 (55.17%) C++
2 15 (51.72%) C
3 13 (44.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
5 10 (34.48%) Linux
5 10 (34.48%) Java
6 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (27.59%) OpenCL
6 8 (27.59%) DV Cleared
7 6 (20.69%) Algorithms
7 6 (20.69%) 3G
8 5 (17.24%) UTRAN
8 5 (17.24%) Electronics
8 5 (17.24%) Firmware
8 5 (17.24%) 2G
8 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
8 5 (17.24%) Xilinx
8 5 (17.24%) Embedded Software Development
8 5 (17.24%) DO-254
8 5 (17.24%) LTE
9 4 (13.79%) VLSI
9 4 (13.79%) Anite
9 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
9 4 (13.79%) J2EE
9 4 (13.79%) Web Services
10 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
10 3 (10.34%) Validation
10 3 (10.34%) Finance
10 3 (10.34%) Subversion
10 3 (10.34%) Degree

VHDL
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 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.45%) Confluence
1 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) OrCAD
1 1 (3.45%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) 3G
2 5 (17.24%) 2G
2 5 (17.24%) LTE
2 5 (17.24%) UTRAN
3 2 (6.90%) CDMA
3 2 (6.90%) WCDMA
3 2 (6.90%) WiMAX
4 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
1 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.45%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.45%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) PVCS
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 5 (17.24%) Electronics
2 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Avionics
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) C++ Developer
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
1 8 (27.59%) FPGA Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Design Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Firmware Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Hardware Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Hardware Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) VHDL Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.45%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) DSP Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) DSP Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Hardware Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) OpenCL
2 4 (13.79%) J2EE
2 4 (13.79%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) Kafka
3 1 (3.45%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (20.69%) Algorithms
3 4 (13.79%) VLSI
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) Embedded Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
3 3 (10.34%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (10.34%) Validation
4 2 (6.90%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (6.90%) Prototyping
4 2 (6.90%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (6.90%) Signal Processing
5 1 (3.45%) Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) Data Management
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Logistics
5 1 (3.45%) OOP
5 1 (3.45%) Open Source
5 1 (3.45%) Open Source Development
5 1 (3.45%) PDM
5 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) C++
2 15 (51.72%) C
3 10 (34.48%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) Scala
5 1 (3.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) DO-254
2 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Firmware
2 1 (3.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Xilinx
2 4 (13.79%) Anite
3 3 (10.34%) Altera
4 2 (6.90%) Actel
4 2 (6.90%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.45%) EMC
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Synplicity
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