The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
89 52 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 30.17% 19.55% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 33 21
Average daily rate £275 £325 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +28.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £175 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 17
Average hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% -55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £20.00 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (50.00%) Altera

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VHDL Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Altera
1 1 (50.00%) Xilinx