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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VHDL 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £42.73
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +4.15%
VHDL
UK

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
205 163 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 31.49% 23.32% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 104 59
Average daily rate £325 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -4.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VHDL across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VHDL 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 VHDL.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Video Processing

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VHDL 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 VHDL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx