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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England / London
Rank 395 408 413
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 16 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.042% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.12% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £600 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +90.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+15.48% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £31.50 £90.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.79% -65.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.04%

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
6612 7333 7468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.55% 34.14% 35.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4566 5161 5162
Median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 116 137
Median hourly rate £26.50 £19.23 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.80% -3.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £35.12 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the London region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the London region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the London region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 8 £475 -
Greenford - 2 - -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 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 London region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 10 (47.62%) C++
2 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
3 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Verilog
3 7 (33.33%) Altera
3 7 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (28.57%) C
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) High-Frequency Trading
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Electronics
7 3 (14.29%) Perl
7 3 (14.29%) Embedded C
7 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++
7 3 (14.29%) VHDL
7 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 3 (14.29%) FPGA Design
8 2 (9.52%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
8 2 (9.52%) Multithreaded Programming
8 2 (9.52%) Schematic Capture
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
8 2 (9.52%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (9.52%) Android
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning

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

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.76%) Multicast
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Electronics
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Test Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) C Developer
3 3 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 3 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) FPGA Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Verification Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (33.33%) Verilog
2 3 (14.29%) VHDL
3 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.76%) TWAP
4 1 (4.76%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 5 (23.81%) High-Frequency Trading
2 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) FPGA Design
3 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Algorithmic Trading
4 2 (9.52%) BDD
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.52%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Signal Processing
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C++
2 6 (28.57%) C
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) MATLAB
4 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Altera
2 1 (4.76%) EMC
2 1 (4.76%) Xilinx