The 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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 242 255 260
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 5 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.065% 0.18% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.55% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £433 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £380 £349
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 2
Median hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -6.97%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2239 3089 3133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.32% 32.41% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1224 1770 1739
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 183 179
Median hourly rate £19.63 £21.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% +35.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

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

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 1
Surrey +20 1 - - 1
West Sussex +13 1 - -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 10 (52.63%) Firmware
2 9 (47.37%) VHDL
3 7 (36.84%) Electronics
3 7 (36.84%) C++
4 5 (26.32%) Network Architecture
4 5 (26.32%) V-Model
4 5 (26.32%) Use Case
4 5 (26.32%) Xilinx
4 5 (26.32%) Requirements Management
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) Schematic Capture
4 5 (26.32%) DO-254
4 5 (26.32%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (26.32%) FPGA Design
4 5 (26.32%) UML
4 5 (26.32%) ASIC
4 5 (26.32%) IBM
4 5 (26.32%) Military
5 4 (21.05%) CESG
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 4 (21.05%) DHCP
5 4 (21.05%) SNMP
5 4 (21.05%) C
5 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (15.79%) Mentor Graphics
7 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 2 (10.53%) Subversion
7 2 (10.53%) CAD

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

Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DHCP
1 4 (21.05%) SNMP
2 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) PVCS
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 7 (36.84%) Electronics
2 5 (26.32%) Military
3 2 (10.53%) Avionics
4 1 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Hardware Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Firmware Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) FPGA Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Design Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) ASIC Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Design Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Hardware Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) DOORS Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) IP Design Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior ASIC Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Electronics Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior FPGA Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) VHDL
2 5 (26.32%) ASIC
3 4 (21.05%) CESG
4 2 (10.53%) Physics
5 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) FPGA Design
1 5 (26.32%) Network Architecture
1 5 (26.32%) Requirements Management
1 5 (26.32%) Schematic Capture
1 5 (26.32%) UML
1 5 (26.32%) Use Case
1 5 (26.32%) V-Model
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (10.53%) CAD
4 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (5.26%) Logistics
5 1 (5.26%) PDM
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C++
2 4 (21.05%) C
3 2 (10.53%) Assembly Language
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) DO-254
2 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) IBM
1 5 (26.32%) Xilinx
2 3 (15.79%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (10.53%) Actel
3 2 (10.53%) EMC
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