The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.34% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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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 Kent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
86 85 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 29.55% 29.11% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 51 41
Average daily rate £225 £300 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £178 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 11
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +67.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £16.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £44.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.83 £17.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -31.98%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (100.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) Actel
1 2 (100.00%) DO-254
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) Simulink
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
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
1 2 (100.00%) Actel