The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Xilinx 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 Xilinx over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Xilinx, Inc.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xilinx
Rank 555 512 549
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +37
Contract jobs citing Xilinx 2 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.023% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.008% 0.050% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £400 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £330
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 11
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +23.07%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23572 20174 25406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.90% 46.72% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13513 11085 13351
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
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 1038 1111 1254
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.32 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.42% -3.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.53 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Xilinx
UK

Xilinx
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xilinx across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 Xilinx within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East - 2 £400 - 8
East of England - - - - 1
Xilinx
UK

Xilinx
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Xilinx 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 Xilinx.

1 4 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) VHDL
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Ada
3 2 (33.33%) ASIC
3 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Avionics
3 2 (33.33%) Altera
3 2 (33.33%) Actel
3 2 (33.33%) DO-178B
3 2 (33.33%) DO-254
4 1 (16.67%) Synplicity
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Simulink
4 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (16.67%) Python

Xilinx
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Xilinx 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 Xilinx. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Avionics
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Hardware Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 3 (50.00%) VHDL
3 2 (33.33%) ASIC
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) Ada
1 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) DO-178B
1 2 (33.33%) DO-254
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (33.33%) Altera
1 2 (33.33%) Actel
2 1 (16.67%) Synplicity
Essex
X4 Group
Rate: £35 - 43 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £45 - £46 per hour
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago
Hastings
Jam Recruitment
Rate: £40 - £60 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago