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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
UK / Wales
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VHDL 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 - £344
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -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
171 174 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.14% 29.15% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 126 109
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 9
Median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +69.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £18.70 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.45 £25.00 £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

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
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 1 - -
VHDL
UK

VHDL
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Altera
1 2 (100.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Design
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx

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 2 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Design
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Altera
1 2 (100.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx