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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 258 251 242
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 20 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.13% 0.075%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.42% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate £350 £350 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £384
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £41.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
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
2972 3077 2759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.85% 30.92% 29.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1748 1637 1470
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 155 195
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.35 £12.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 April 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
East Sussex - 11 - - 2
Oxfordshire +7 3 - - 1
Hampshire -6 2 - - 2
Surrey -13 1 - - 3
West Sussex - 1 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £350 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £350 -
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Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (76.00%) C
2 14 (56.00%) Electronics
3 13 (52.00%) Degree
4 12 (48.00%) Schematic Capture
5 11 (44.00%) Assembly Language
5 11 (44.00%) EMC
6 10 (40.00%) CAD
6 10 (40.00%) Physics
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Firmware
7 5 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
8 4 (16.00%) VHDL
8 4 (16.00%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (12.00%) Subversion
9 3 (12.00%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (12.00%) C++
10 2 (8.00%) Java
10 2 (8.00%) Perl
10 2 (8.00%) Windows
10 2 (8.00%) C#
10 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
10 2 (8.00%) VPN
10 2 (8.00%) Cisco
10 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
10 2 (8.00%) Embedded C++
10 2 (8.00%) CCNA
10 2 (8.00%) Validation
10 2 (8.00%) LabVIEW

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (4.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) BGP
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) IPsec
1 2 (8.00%) Modbus
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) 3G
2 1 (4.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.00%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Redmine
General
1 14 (56.00%) Electronics
2 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 12 (48.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Developer
6 2 (8.00%) FPGA Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Design Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Physics
2 4 (16.00%) VHDL
3 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.00%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (8.00%) ThreadX
3 2 (8.00%) VxWorks
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Schematic Capture
2 10 (40.00%) CAD
3 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Validation
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (4.00%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Signal Processing
6 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C
2 11 (44.00%) Assembly Language
3 3 (12.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded C++
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) Tcl
5 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) EMC
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) F5
2 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (8.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (8.00%) Xilinx
3 1 (4.00%) Actel
3 1 (4.00%) Altera
3 1 (4.00%) MathWorks
3 1 (4.00%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (4.00%) Synplicity
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