Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 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)
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 618 577 588
Rank change year-on-year -41 +11 -13
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 7 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.026% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.039% 0.073% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
London median daily rate £550 £520 £623
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% -16.47% +13.18%
10th Percentile £428 £340 £543
90th Percentile £688 £838 £771
England median daily rate £375 £410 £473
% change year-on-year -8.54% -13.23% -14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
London median hourly rate - £55.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +29.41% -
England median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -8.89% +12.50% -5.88%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17,783 15,155 16,252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.31% 36.33% 37.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,879 10,652 11,364
London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 252 266
London median hourly rate £21.70 £21.15 £20.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.60% +1.15% +16.17%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.41 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £44.50
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.82 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.27% +4.10% +14.29%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in London

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in London over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Field-Programmable Gate Array in London

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Central London -7 3 £625 -21.88% 2
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) High-Frequency Trading
2 5 (71.43%) Altera
2 5 (71.43%) VHDL
2 5 (71.43%) Verilog
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) CPLD
4 2 (28.57%) Xilinx
4 2 (28.57%) ASIC
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Equities
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Low Latency

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) FPGA Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Web Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Verilog
1 5 (71.43%) VHDL
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) ASIC
3 2 (28.57%) CPLD
4 1 (14.29%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) High-Frequency Trading
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Altera
2 2 (28.57%) Xilinx