Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Mentor Graphics products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mentor Graphics over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Mentor Graphics, Inc.

Mentor Graphics
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 884 -
Rank change year-on-year +36 - +859
Contract jobs citing Mentor Graphics 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.004% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.008% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
UK median daily rate £425 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
UK median hourly rate £44.25 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.63% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +10.63% - -

Mentor Graphics is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 41631 49036 50427
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.78% 44.56% 44.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 25442 30053 29085
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £250 £245 £219
90th Percentile £600 £582 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1420 1620 2175
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £44.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.45 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.88% +2.65% +3.03%

Mentor Graphics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mentor Graphics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mentor Graphics in the UK

Mentor Graphics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mentor Graphics.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mentor Graphics in the UK

Mentor Graphics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mentor Graphics.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mentor Graphics in the UK

Mentor Graphics
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mentor Graphics within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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
UK excluding London +65 4 - - 2
England +60 4 - - 2
South West - 3 - -
East of England -3 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mentor Graphics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mentor Graphics.

1 5 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (80.00%) Xilinx
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Altera
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (60.00%) Tcl
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) IPv4
3 3 (60.00%) VHDL
3 3 (60.00%) Verilog
4 1 (20.00%) FMECA
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) ASIC
4 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) FPGA Design
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy

Mentor Graphics
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) IPv4
1 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Hardware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Principal Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (60.00%) Verilog
2 3 (60.00%) VHDL
3 1 (20.00%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) FMECA
2 1 (20.00%) FPGA Design
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Tcl
2 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Xilinx
2 3 (60.00%) Altera
3 1 (20.00%) EMC