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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 395 403 405
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 13 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.014% 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.040% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate £623 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £31.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

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
7455 7583 8329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.74% 36.16% 37.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5209 5328 5647
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 143 165
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.20 £51.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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 - 2 £575 - 1
Uxbridge -1 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £645 -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) C
1 8 (57.14%) C++
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) VHDL
3 6 (42.86%) Verilog
3 6 (42.86%) Altera
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) NFS
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) Tcl
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) Middleware
6 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) Subversion
6 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
6 1 (7.14%) Front Office
6 1 (7.14%) Equities
6 1 (7.14%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (7.14%) Multicast
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) Unicast
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) FPGA Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Senior FPGA Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) FPGA Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Verilog
1 6 (42.86%) VHDL
2 1 (7.14%) Equities
2 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) SUSE
2 1 (7.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL
1 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
1 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
1 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
1 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
1 1 (7.14%) Use Case
1 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C
1 8 (57.14%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Altera
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat