Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 6 months to 24 November 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 > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 79 102
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 +3
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 7 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 0.088% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.68% 0.31% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 - £275
10th Percentile £363 - £263
90th Percentile £388 - £394
East of England median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +15.38% - +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -11.76%

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

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 417 324 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.28% 28.40% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 156 208
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £194 £103 £210
90th Percentile £525 £488 £550
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £385
% change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 28 31
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £40.75 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +42.98% +3.64%
10th Percentile £13.25 £14.63 £13.75
90th Percentile £49.25 £47.50 £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £20.29 £32.40 £22.19
% change year-on-year -37.37% +46.03% -6.58%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Cambridgeshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Cambridgeshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 7 £375 - 8
Field-Programmable Gate Array
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Ubuntu
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) Device Driver
3 5 (71.43%) Verilog
3 5 (71.43%) QA
3 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 5 (71.43%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Firmware

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Test Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Hardware Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Hardware Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Device Driver
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (71.43%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware