The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Xilinx products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xilinx over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Xilinx
UK / England
Rank 562 602 568
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -34
Contract jobs citing Xilinx 5 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.004% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.027% 0.010% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £700 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -6.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -6.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18459 19999 21199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.24% 43.00% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11474 11915 12658
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 657 815 938
Median hourly rate £19.77 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.42 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Xilinx
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Xilinx Jobs Demand Trend in England

Xilinx
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Xilinx Daily Rate Trend in England

Xilinx
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Xilinx Hourly Rate Trend in England

Xilinx
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xilinx across the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Xilinx Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Xilinx
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 Xilinx within the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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 West +14 2 - - 1
South East +13 1 - - 1
London - 1 £700 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Xilinx
UK

Xilinx
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Xilinx 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 Xilinx.

1 11 (91.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (75.00%) Firmware
3 8 (66.67%) VHDL
4 7 (58.33%) FPGA Design
5 5 (41.67%) C
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) Altera
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) Subversion
8 2 (16.67%) Verilog
8 2 (16.67%) Validation
8 2 (16.67%) C++
8 2 (16.67%) Electronics
8 2 (16.67%) PVCS
8 2 (16.67%) Linux
8 2 (16.67%) Python
8 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
8 2 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
8 2 (16.67%) QA
8 2 (16.67%) Actel
8 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 2 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (16.67%) DO-254
8 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
8 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
9 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Investing
9 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (8.33%) Proprietary Trading
9 1 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing

Xilinx
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) RTP
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) PVCS
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) FPGA Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Design Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) FPGA Design Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Design Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Hardware Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (66.67%) VHDL
3 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (16.67%) Verilog
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) FPGA Design
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 2 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (8.33%) Image Processing
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
4 1 (8.33%) PDM
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Proprietary Trading
4 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Investing
4 1 (8.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) DO-254
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Altera
2 2 (16.67%) Actel
2 2 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (8.33%) EMC