The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 28 August 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank - 52 47
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.42% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.18% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
166 169 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.74% 35.36% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 75 65
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £248 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 38
Average hourly rate £19.00 £28.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +60.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £16.50 £9.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £38.90 £38.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the Essex region.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 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 Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) DVB
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
2 1 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Video Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 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 Field-Programmable Gate Array. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DVB
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Video Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Xilinx