The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 51 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing VHDL 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.22% 0.61% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 2.24% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VHDL
South West

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
111 134 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.03% 27.40% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 77 42
Median daily rate £350 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £275 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 13
Median hourly rate £41.00 £41.25 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £14.73 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VHDL
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VHDL Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VHDL
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VHDL Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) OpenCL
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Confluence
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Kafka
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (14.29%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (14.29%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
4 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source Development
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) C++ Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (14.29%) Kafka
2 1 (14.29%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source Development
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle