The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altera products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Altera over the 3 months to 30 July 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Altera Corporation.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Altera
Rank - - 147
Contract jobs citing Altera 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
Altera
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1355 1260 1249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.43% 39.29% 40.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 771 793
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 87 65
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.60 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% +2.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Altera
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Altera as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Altera Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Altera
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Altera Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Altera
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Altera 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 West region with a requirement for Altera.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Cybercrime

Altera
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cybercrime
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx