Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 6 months to 22 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 77 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - +70
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.45% 0.65% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% 2.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £345 -
South West median daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £47.50 £41.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.77% - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -6.98%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 149 212 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 22.37% 22.82% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 123 141
Gloucestershire median daily rate £325 £350 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -10.83% +9.79%
10th Percentile £145 £130 £250
90th Percentile £475 £511 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 12
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.44 £14.88
90th Percentile £60.00 £43.75 £45.45
South West median hourly rate £38.25 £26.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +44.34% -32.05% +16.42%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Gloucestershire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Tewkesbury 0 2 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Yocto
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
2 1 (33.33%) Code Coverage
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (33.33%) VHDL
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SysML
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DO-254
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (33.33%) FPGA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Kernel Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Kernel Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Code Coverage
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SysML
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) DO-254