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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 51 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing VHDL 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.63% 1.60% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.33% 6.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £650 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +14.01%
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
129 102 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 26.99% 23.29% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 68 58
Median daily rate £400 £415 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +14.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £312 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.34% +85.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £41.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.52% -12.04%

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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +1 1 £650 -
VHDL
South West

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 10 (83.33%) C
1 10 (83.33%) C++
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) OpenCL
4 5 (41.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (41.67%) Firmware
4 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) Physics
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Regression Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
7 1 (8.33%) Altera
7 1 (8.33%) Scala
7 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) Confluence
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra

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 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (25.00%) FPGA Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Scientist
4 1 (8.33%) Firmware Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) FPGA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) OpenCL
2 1 (8.33%) Kafka
2 1 (8.33%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Regression Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source Development
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C
1 10 (83.33%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
4 1 (8.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Altera
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Xilinx