The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank - 54 -
Contract jobs citing VHDL 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.35% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £500 £351
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -8.57%
VHDL
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
127 158 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 31.20% 27.87% 34.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 73 104
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 28
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% +54.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VHDL
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

VHDL Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

VHDL
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VHDL 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 VHDL.

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

VHDL
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
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Altera