The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Actel products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Actel over the 3 months to 26 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 the Actel Corporation.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Actel
Rank - - 534
Contract jobs citing Actel 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24472 23857 21193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.33% 45.49% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13917 13077 11304
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 1059 1167
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.20%

Actel
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Actel within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Actel Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Actel
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Actel within the UK.

Actel Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Actel
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Actel within the UK.

Actel Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Actel
Top 10 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Actel 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 Actel.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Altera
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Actel
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Actel 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 Actel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Altera