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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 127 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
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
745 752 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.24% 27.68% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 410 266
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 19
Average hourly rate £39.50 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.39% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.10 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £31.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 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
Edinburgh - 4 - - 1
Fife - 1 - -
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Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (66.67%) Verilog
1 4 (66.67%) Xilinx
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) C
3 2 (33.33%) ASIC
3 2 (33.33%) ASIC Verification
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) OrCAD
4 1 (16.67%) RS-232
4 1 (16.67%) RS-485
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
4 1 (16.67%) DFSS
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) RS-232
1 1 (16.67%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) FPGA Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Verilog
2 2 (33.33%) ASIC
2 2 (33.33%) ASIC Verification
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) DFSS
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Xilinx
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
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