The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 22 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 / Hertfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 75
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - - 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 229 233 295
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 36.23% 34.88% 33.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 125 153
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £228 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.02% +3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 23
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -54.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year +9.89% +21.72%  

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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

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

1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) ASIC
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) FMECA
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Design

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

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Hardware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) FMECA
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Design
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx