The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
UK / Wales
Rank - 73 -
Contract jobs citing VHDL 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -10.11%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
182 187 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 26.92% 28.16% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 143 104
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 5
Median hourly rate £20.50 - £13.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.54 - £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing VHDL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VHDL
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

VHDL Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VHDL
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VHDL 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 Wales region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Altera
1 1 (100.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Design

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

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%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Altera
1 1 (100.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx