The median contractor rate for a FPGA Design Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
FPGA Design Engineer
UK
Rank - 643 -
Contract jobs requiring an FPGA Design Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.002% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42948 50649 50145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.19% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27820 32762 30258
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1586 1994
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

FPGA Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured FPGA Design Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for FPGA Design Engineer in the UK

FPGA Design Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing FPGA Design Engineer.

Contractor daily rate trend for FPGA Design Engineer in the UK

FPGA Design Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FPGA Design Engineer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for FPGA Design Engineer in the UK

FPGA Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, FPGA Design Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring FPGA Design Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (100.00%) Altera
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Design
2 1 (50.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver

FPGA Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Design
2 1 (50.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Altera
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (50.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
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