The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Xilinx products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xilinx over the 3 months to 27 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Xilinx, Inc.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xilinx
Rank 146 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Xilinx 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.068% 0.10% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - £400
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 £48.75 £40.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -4.76%
Xilinx
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1375 1046 986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.85% 35.74% 38.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 528 458
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 45 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £39.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Xilinx
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Xilinx as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Xilinx Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Xilinx
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Xilinx Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Xilinx
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 Xilinx within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 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 -2 2 - - 1
Xilinx
UK

Xilinx
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Xilinx 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 Xilinx.

1 4 (100.00%) Verilog
1 4 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (50.00%) ASIC Verification
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (50.00%) ASIC
3 1 (25.00%) VHDL

Xilinx
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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) DSP Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Hardware Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (100.00%) Verilog
2 2 (50.00%) ASIC
2 2 (50.00%) ASIC Verification
3 1 (25.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware