The first table below looks at the demand for the FPGA Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FPGA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FPGA Engineer
Rank - 115 141
Contract jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.18% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.47%
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3068 2220 3364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 92.24% 94.39% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1857 1322 1960
Average daily rate £350 £343 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 151 243
Average hourly rate £19.31 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.73% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
FPGA Engineer
England

FPGA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FPGA Engineer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

FPGA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

FPGA Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

FPGA Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

FPGA Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

FPGA Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West