The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
East of England > Bedfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 35 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.29% 0.31% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 1.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £46.07 -
East of England median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00

Field-Programmable Gate Array is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 111 93 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 31.71% 28.62% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 95 82
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £281 £255 £200
90th Percentile £575 £588 £594
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £46.07 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.61% +318.81%  
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -35.71%  

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Bedfordshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Altera

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (50.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Altera