The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Altera products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Altera over the 3 months to 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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 the Altera Corporation.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altera
Rank - 231 242
Contract jobs citing Altera 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.024% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.049% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £270
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £270
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +0.62%
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4665 4080 5386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.01% 48.61% 50.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2325 1979 2345
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £201 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 324 365
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.34 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £41.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Altera
England

Altera
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Altera across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Altera Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Altera
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Altera across the South East region.

Altera Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Altera
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Altera Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Altera
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Altera within the South East region over the 3 months to 15 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Altera
England

Altera
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Altera 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 Altera.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) VC++
2 3 (50.00%) RUP
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language

Altera
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Altera 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 Altera. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) UML
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) RUP
1 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (50.00%) Image Processing
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) VC++
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
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