The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Xilinx 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 Xilinx over the 3 months to 25 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 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 Xilinx, Inc.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xilinx
Rank 235 229 217
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing Xilinx 3 1 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.012% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.068% 0.024% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£400 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £47.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+14.10% -2.50%
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4387 4173 4803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.82% 49.29% 48.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2172 2067 2074
Average daily rate £350 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £208 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 319 339
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Xilinx
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Xilinx Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Xilinx
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Xilinx Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Xilinx
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Xilinx Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Xilinx
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Xilinx 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 Xilinx.

1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) Ada
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Avionics
1 3 (60.00%) DO-178B
1 3 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (40.00%) DO-254
2 2 (40.00%) Actel
2 2 (40.00%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (40.00%) Simulink

Xilinx
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Xilinx 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 Xilinx. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) Ada
2 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) DO-178B
2 2 (40.00%) DO-254
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (40.00%) Actel