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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 601 589 616
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +27
Contract jobs citing VHDL 7 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.052% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 0.16% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £325 £500 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +56.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £500 £351
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 8
Median hourly rate £36.50 £39.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -12.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £39.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-7.59% -11.23%
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
15327 16745 16615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.55% 33.45% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9965 10679 10689
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 542 718 702
Median hourly rate £19.25 £20.00 £16.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +18.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VHDL across the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

VHDL Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 6 December 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 +11 4 £525 - 8
East of England +4 2 £325 -35.00% 6
South West 0 1 - - 3
VHDL
UK

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 15 (55.56%) C++
2 13 (48.15%) C
2 13 (48.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
4 8 (29.63%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Firmware
5 7 (25.93%) Electronics
6 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
6 6 (22.22%) Java
6 6 (22.22%) Xilinx
7 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) LTE
7 5 (18.52%) 3G
7 5 (18.52%) UTRAN
7 5 (18.52%) 2G
7 5 (18.52%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) OpenCL
7 5 (18.52%) FPGA Design
8 4 (14.81%) VLSI
8 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
8 4 (14.81%) DO-254
8 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
8 4 (14.81%) Anite
8 4 (14.81%) J2EE
8 4 (14.81%) Web Services
9 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
9 3 (11.11%) Degree
9 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
9 3 (11.11%) Telecoms

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) 2G
1 5 (18.52%) 3G
1 5 (18.52%) LTE
1 5 (18.52%) UTRAN
2 2 (7.41%) CDMA
2 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
2 2 (7.41%) WCDMA
2 2 (7.41%) WiMAX
3 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) PVCS
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.93%) Electronics
2 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.41%) Avionics
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Firmware Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) C++ Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) FPGA Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Hardware Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Design Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Electronics Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Hardware Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) VHDL Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Hardware Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) DSP Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) DSP Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) OpenCL
2 4 (14.81%) J2EE
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
2 4 (14.81%) VLSI
3 2 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.70%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (3.70%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (18.52%) Embedded Software Development
1 5 (18.52%) FPGA Design
1 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
2 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 3 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (7.41%) Prototyping
3 2 (7.41%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (7.41%) Validation
4 1 (3.70%) Data Management
4 1 (3.70%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (3.70%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (3.70%) Logistics
4 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.70%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (3.70%) PDM
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.70%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) C++
2 13 (48.15%) C
3 6 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) Embedded C
4 2 (7.41%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) DO-254
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Xilinx
2 4 (14.81%) Anite
3 2 (7.41%) Actel
3 2 (7.41%) Altera
3 2 (7.41%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
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