The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altera products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Altera over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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 the Altera Corporation.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Altera
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Altera 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
Altera
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
249 225 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 58.59% 43.52% 45.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 103 99
Median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 29 36
Median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £24.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +24.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Altera
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Altera Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Altera Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Altera
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Altera 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 Essex region with a requirement for Altera.

1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Altera
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL