The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Actel products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Actel over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Kent region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Actel Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Actel
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Actel 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.80% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.60% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
125 145 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 50.20% 53.11% 49.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 87 62
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 16
Average hourly rate £47.00 £16.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.75% -23.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Actel
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Actel
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Actel across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Actel Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Actel
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Actel Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Actel
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Actel 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 Actel.

1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (100.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) DO-254
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

Actel
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Actel 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 Actel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) DO-254
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (100.00%) Mentor Graphics