Period
to 27 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in contract job vacancies advertised in Newport. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VHDL over the 6 months to 27 July 2021 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.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 42 27 45
Rank change year-on-year -15 +18 -
Contract jobs citing VHDL 2 9 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 0.70% 4.02% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.53% 18.75% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
South Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -

VHDL 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 Newport with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 79 48 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 27.82% 21.43% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 30 71
10th Percentile £268 £296 £356
25th Percentile £403 £400 £389
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £413 £445
Median % change year-on-year +21.21% -7.30% +4.71%
75th Percentile £532 £517 £506
90th Percentile £573 £536 £550
South Wales median daily rate £452 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +13.00% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 0
Median hourly rate £24.30 £22.50 -
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £14.14
% change year-on-year -13.16% +34.42% -35.01%

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing VHDL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for VHDL in Newport

VHDL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VHDL in Newport.

Daily rate trend for VHDL in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, IT contractor jobs citing VHDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Altera
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Design
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (100.00%) Architectural Design
1 2 (100.00%) Microsemi
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

VHDL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Architectural Design
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Design
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Altera
1 2 (100.00%) Microsemi
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx