Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Xilinx products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Xilinx over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Xilinx, Inc.

Xilinx
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 845 853
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8 -31
Contract jobs citing Xilinx 7 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.010% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% 0.023% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
England median daily rate £388 £480 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.27% - -
UK median daily rate £388 £480 -
% change year-on-year -19.27% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 11
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.63 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.85% +11.28% -7.87%
10th Percentile £41.25 £38.13 £36.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £55.61 £42.25
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £45.63 £41.00
% change year-on-year -6.85% +11.28% -7.87%

Xilinx is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40566 44097 45318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.79% 45.21% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25456 27228 27218
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £243 £245 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £432 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1563 1946
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.34
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

Xilinx
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Xilinx as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Xilinx in England

Xilinx
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Xilinx in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Xilinx in England

Xilinx
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Xilinx in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Xilinx in England

Xilinx
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xilinx in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Xilinx in England

Xilinx
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xilinx within the England 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
South East +2 3 £300 - 2
London -7 3 £475 -32.14%
South West - 1 - -
Xilinx
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Xilinx 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 England region with a requirement for Xilinx.

1 7 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (85.71%) VHDL
3 3 (42.86%) Altera
3 3 (42.86%) High-Frequency Trading
3 3 (42.86%) Verilog
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (14.29%) Intel
5 1 (14.29%) Firmware
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 1 (14.29%) FPGA Design
5 1 (14.29%) Schematic Capture
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization

Xilinx
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (28.57%) Wireless
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) FPGA Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Hardware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (85.71%) VHDL
3 3 (42.86%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) High-Frequency Trading
2 1 (14.29%) FPGA Design
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Altera
2 1 (14.29%) Intel