The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank - 105 116
Contract jobs citing ASIC 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.22% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.09% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £128 £375
% change year-on-year
- -66.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -40.78%
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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 Hampshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
498 366 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.82% 20.08% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 218 211
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 19 44
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.80 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.70 £35.30 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ASIC across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

ASIC
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

ASIC Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

ASIC
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

ASIC Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

ASIC
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing ASIC 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 ASIC.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) LTE

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing ASIC 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 ASIC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language