The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 108 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing VHDL 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.055% 0.14% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £500 £351
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £24.85 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £39.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-7.59% -11.23%
VHDL
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
551 725 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.04% 33.43% 31.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 440 413
Median daily rate £388 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £558 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 58 50
Median hourly rate £17.00 £24.85 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.58% +84.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.45 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VHDL
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VHDL Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VHDL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VHDL Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 4 (50.00%) C
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (50.00%) DO-254
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (37.50%) VLSI
2 3 (37.50%) LTE
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) 3G
2 3 (37.50%) UTRAN
2 3 (37.50%) 2G
2 3 (37.50%) Anite
2 3 (37.50%) FPGA Design
3 2 (25.00%) PVCS
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Actel
3 2 (25.00%) Avionics
3 2 (25.00%) Xilinx
3 2 (25.00%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) UML

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) 2G
1 3 (37.50%) 3G
1 3 (37.50%) LTE
1 3 (37.50%) UTRAN
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) PVCS
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Hardware Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (37.50%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) FPGA Design
1 3 (37.50%) Rapid Prototyping
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Parallel Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
1 4 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) DO-254
2 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Anite
2 2 (25.00%) Actel
2 2 (25.00%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (25.00%) Xilinx