The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.35% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £384 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.09% +39.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £40.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.22% +8.66%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
66 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 29.73% 28.68% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 13
Average daily rate £400 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £186 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £15.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% +9.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £16.75 £8.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £16.75 £35.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - 1 - -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
West Midlands

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 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 Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (25.00%) Simulink
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 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 Field-Programmable Gate Array. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Simulink
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) EMC