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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 619 588 576
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -12
Contract jobs citing VHDL 12 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.037% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.072% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £428 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.45% -31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £275 £400
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £45.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-10.55% +16.88%
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
16726 16874 15817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.50% 32.70% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10894 10786 9685
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 584 664 640
Median hourly rate £20.81 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.58% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

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
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 23 July 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
London -2 6 £428 - 2
South West +4 3 - - 1
East of England +16 2 - - 4
South East -3 1 - - 1
VHDL
UK

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 39 (78.00%) C
2 24 (48.00%) Telecoms
3 22 (44.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 21 (42.00%) Software Engineering
5 20 (40.00%) C++
5 20 (40.00%) LTE
6 19 (38.00%) Wireless
7 18 (36.00%) Embedded C
8 17 (34.00%) Linux
9 16 (32.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 15 (30.00%) Java
11 14 (28.00%) Security Cleared
12 12 (24.00%) OpenCL
12 12 (24.00%) 3G
13 9 (18.00%) PPP
13 9 (18.00%) 3GPP
14 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (16.00%) DV Cleared
15 5 (10.00%) Firmware
15 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
15 5 (10.00%) Altera
15 5 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
15 5 (10.00%) Algorithms
16 4 (8.00%) Web Services
16 4 (8.00%) Perl
16 4 (8.00%) J2EE
16 4 (8.00%) Electronics
17 3 (6.00%) Finance
17 3 (6.00%) Ethernet
17 3 (6.00%) 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 (2.00%) Apache
1 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.00%) Confluence
1 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.00%) Kinematics
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Doxygen
1 1 (2.00%) OrCAD
1 1 (2.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) LTE
2 19 (38.00%) Wireless
3 12 (24.00%) 3G
4 9 (18.00%) 3GPP
4 9 (18.00%) PPP
5 3 (6.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (6.00%) Network Security
6 2 (4.00%) 2G
6 2 (4.00%) CDMA
6 2 (4.00%) UTRAN
6 2 (4.00%) WCDMA
6 2 (4.00%) WiMAX
7 1 (2.00%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.00%) Big Data
1 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.00%) GCC
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 24 (48.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Electronics
3 3 (6.00%) Finance
4 2 (4.00%) Avionics
4 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) VHDL Engineer
2 20 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 19 (38.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 19 (38.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (28.00%) Developer
5 12 (24.00%) C++ Developer
6 8 (16.00%) FPGA Engineer
7 7 (14.00%) Design Engineer
8 5 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
9 4 (8.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) Digital Design Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) Electronics Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) Firmware Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) FPGA Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Data Scientist
11 1 (2.00%) Digital Hardware Engineer
11 1 (2.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
11 1 (2.00%) Hardware Architect
11 1 (2.00%) Senior FPGA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) OpenCL
2 4 (8.00%) J2EE
2 4 (8.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.00%) Kafka
3 1 (2.00%) OpenCV
3 1 (2.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.00%) Physics
4 2 (4.00%) Verilog
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.00%) Mechatronics
5 1 (2.00%) Robotics
5 1 (2.00%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 21 (42.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
5 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.00%) Regression Analysis
5 2 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (4.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (2.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (2.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.00%) Open Source
6 1 (2.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (2.00%) SysML
6 1 (2.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) C
2 20 (40.00%) C++
3 18 (36.00%) Embedded C
4 15 (30.00%) Java
5 4 (8.00%) Perl
6 3 (6.00%) Python
7 2 (4.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.00%) Tcl
8 1 (2.00%) ANSI C
8 1 (2.00%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby
8 1 (2.00%) Scala
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.00%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Altera
2 2 (4.00%) Freescale
2 2 (4.00%) Intel
2 2 (4.00%) Xilinx
3 1 (2.00%) Anite
3 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.00%) EMC
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Synplicity
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