The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array 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 Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 244 221 203
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -18
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 5 3 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.054% 0.035% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.17% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Average hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2007 1717 2016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.82% 20.21% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1034 834 845
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 128 175
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £43.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
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Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Field-Programmable Gate Array
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 Field-Programmable Gate Array within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
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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
Kent - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -9 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Surrey - - - - 2
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Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (33.33%) Requirements Management
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) EMC
1 4 (33.33%) ASIC
1 4 (33.33%) Validation
1 4 (33.33%) VHDL
1 4 (33.33%) DO-254
1 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Verilog
2 3 (25.00%) Electronics
3 2 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (16.67%) Xilinx
3 2 (16.67%) IC Design
3 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
3 2 (16.67%) Simulink
3 2 (16.67%) Firmware
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) Actel
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) GSM
4 1 (8.33%) UMTS

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (16.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) GSM
1 1 (8.33%) UMTS
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
1 1 (8.33%) LTE
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) FPGA Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Verification Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior FPGA Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) ASIC
1 4 (33.33%) VHDL
2 3 (25.00%) Verilog
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Validation
1 4 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 2 (16.67%) Use Case
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) IC Design
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
1 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) DO-254
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (16.67%) Xilinx
2 2 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (16.67%) Actel
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