The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England / North West
Rank - 154 -
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.076% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £508 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -10.11%

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
809 1256 898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.85% 32.01% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 704 506
Median daily rate £380 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £208 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 59 39
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.30 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £47.13 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 North West region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter
1 1 (50.00%) Xilinx