The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 403 401 397
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 16 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.072% 0.021%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.19% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
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£575 £588 £506
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +16.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £675 £701
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
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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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8698 9396 9013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.40% 37.64% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6075 6631 6227
Average daily rate £450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 165 216
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -9.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in London

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Daily Rate Trend in London

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in London

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the London region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 9 £625 - 6
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 27 (90.00%) C++
2 25 (83.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (66.67%) Low Latency
4 19 (63.33%) Front Office
5 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
6 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 9 (30.00%) Banking
7 9 (30.00%) Finance
7 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (26.67%) TDD
8 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
8 8 (26.67%) Java
8 8 (26.67%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
9 7 (23.33%) Retail
9 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
9 7 (23.33%) BDD
10 6 (20.00%) Maven
10 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (20.00%) Linux
11 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
11 5 (16.67%) Degree
11 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 3 (10.00%) UNIX
12 3 (10.00%) C
13 2 (6.67%) Perl
13 2 (6.67%) ITIL
13 2 (6.67%) NFS
13 2 (6.67%) Middleware

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
2 6 (20.00%) Maven
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) RequisitePro
General
1 19 (63.33%) Front Office
2 9 (30.00%) Banking
2 9 (30.00%) Finance
3 7 (23.33%) Retail
4 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Military
5 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) C++ Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Access Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) FPGA Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 25 (83.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Verilog
4 2 (6.67%) Equities
4 2 (6.67%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) SUSE
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) TDD
3 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 7 (23.33%) BDD
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma
5 2 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.33%) V-Model
6 1 (3.33%) Use Case
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) C++
2 8 (26.67%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) C
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
6 2 (6.67%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) NFS
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (6.67%) EMC
2 1 (3.33%) Intel
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) Sybase
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