The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank - 133 -
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.031% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -11.76%
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 Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
798 964 765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.14% 30.25% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 463 422
Median daily rate £345 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.88% +9.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.35 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £47.69 £38.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
1 2 (66.67%) Verilog
1 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
2 1 (33.33%) VHDL

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DSP Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Hardware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Verilog
2 1 (33.33%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Xilinx