The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Xilinx products and/or services 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 Xilinx over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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 Xilinx, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xilinx
Rank 139 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Xilinx 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.095% - 0.083%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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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
1252 1265 1095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.85% 43.34% 45.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 740 712 633
Average daily rate £365 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 77 66
Average hourly rate £20.12 £15.50 £15.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.82% +1.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.85 £35.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

Xilinx
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Xilinx Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Xilinx
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Xilinx Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Xilinx
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 8 (100.00%) VHDL
1 8 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Avionics
2 7 (87.50%) DO-254
3 1 (12.50%) Verilog
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) ASIC

Xilinx
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

General
1 7 (87.50%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Hardware Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) VHDL
1 8 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (12.50%) ASIC
2 1 (12.50%) Verilog
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) DO-254