The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in contract job vacancies advertised in Devon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
South West / Devon
Rank 35 - 35
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.77% - 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.17% - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £281 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +8.07% -5.29%  

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 Devon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 63 44 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 24.14% 22.45% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 38
Median daily rate £388 £336 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.24% +47.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £145 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.94% +63.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £42.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £42.50 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Devon

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Barnstaple - 1 £250 -
Exeter - 1 £313 -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
South West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Devon region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Altera
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Design
2 1 (50.00%) RS-232
2 1 (50.00%) RS-485
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) RS-232
2 1 (50.00%) RS-485
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Altera