The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.21% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £508 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -10.11%

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
147 152 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.43% 29.34% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 113 96
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 7
Median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £18.70 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.48 £25.00 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 7 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Altera
1 2 (100.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Design
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx

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

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Design
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Altera
1 2 (100.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx