The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 117 113 109
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.093% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 1.07% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £350 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £384
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £41.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
South East

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
611 656 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.37% 29.29% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 385 359
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 28
Average hourly rate £38.50 £22.50 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.11% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.67 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
1 2 (40.00%) BGP
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) VHDL
1 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (40.00%) F5
1 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (20.00%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Altera
2 1 (20.00%) Synplicity
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) BGP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) 3G
2 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (20.00%) Software-Defined Radio
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) VHDL
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) F5
1 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (20.00%) Altera
2 1 (20.00%) MathWorks
2 1 (20.00%) Synplicity
2 1 (20.00%) Xilinx