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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xilinx over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xilinx
Rank 575 581 500
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -81
Contract jobs citing Xilinx 4 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.004% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% 0.009% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Xilinx
UK

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
23033 23372 19990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.40% 45.62% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13388 13404 10969
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 993 1044 1105
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 21 April 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -7 1 - - 1
London - 1 - - 1
North West - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 2
Xilinx
UK

Xilinx
Top 22 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 9 (75.00%) Avionics
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) VHDL
3 6 (50.00%) DO-254
4 4 (33.33%) C
5 3 (25.00%) UML
5 3 (25.00%) Ada
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (25.00%) DO-178B
6 2 (16.67%) Verilog
7 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
7 1 (8.33%) Firmware
7 1 (8.33%) ASIC
7 1 (8.33%) Validation
7 1 (8.33%) Python
7 1 (8.33%) Altera
7 1 (8.33%) Actel
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

Xilinx
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (75.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) FPGA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) FPGA Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (58.33%) VHDL
3 2 (16.67%) Verilog
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) UML
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C
2 3 (25.00%) Ada
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) DO-254
2 3 (25.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Altera
1 1 (8.33%) Actel