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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 147 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.034% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £355 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £48.75 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
UK

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
1042 850 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.42% 28.76% 28.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 393 432
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £206 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 42 22
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.77% +9.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.93 £12.35 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £47.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh -10 2 - -
Fife - 1 £355 -
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UK

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 4 (80.00%) Verilog
1 4 (80.00%) Xilinx
2 3 (60.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Firmware
3 2 (40.00%) ASIC
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) ASIC Verification
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) LabVIEW
4 1 (20.00%) VHDL
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) VB

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 (20.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DSP Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Hardware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Verilog
2 2 (40.00%) ASIC
2 2 (40.00%) ASIC Verification
3 1 (20.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Xilinx