The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 48 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.46% 0.27% 1.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.15% 1.08% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £418 £275
% change year-on-year
-17.36% +51.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.80%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
93 93 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.38% 25.34% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 50 35
Average daily rate £375 £400 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 7
Average hourly rate £44.50 £15.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+187.09% -63.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £11.35 £17.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (100.00%) VHDL
2 4 (80.00%) Xilinx
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Avionics
2 4 (80.00%) DO-254
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) SystemC
3 1 (20.00%) Verilog
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) ASIC
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (80.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) VHDL
2 1 (20.00%) SystemC
2 1 (20.00%) Verilog
2 1 (20.00%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) DO-254
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Xilinx
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40 - £48 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40.00 - £45.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago