Period
to 23 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Verilog in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Verilog over the 6 months to 23 February 2019 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.

Verilog
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 861 863 846
Rank change year-on-year +2 -17 +24
Contract jobs citing Verilog 16 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.018% 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.050% 0.053% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 7
UK median daily rate £285 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.71% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £268 £363 £313
90th Percentile £303 £688 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £463 £325
% change year-on-year -38.38% +42.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 4
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +9.20% +4.82%
10th Percentile £40.25 £43.00 £34.40
90th Percentile £53.50 £51.25 £46.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%

Verilog 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32,226 33,879 31,626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.80% 33.40% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,229 22,616 20,598
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £280 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +6.25% +0.63% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,016 1,013 1,130
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £21.50 £19.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.84% +12.76% -4.66%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.62 £11.32
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.10 £47.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.23 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.14% +12.39% -10.00%

Verilog
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Verilog in the UK

Verilog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Verilog in the UK

Verilog
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Verilog in the UK

Verilog
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Verilog over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Verilog in the UK

Verilog
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Verilog within the UK over the 6 months to 23 February 2019. 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
England +14 16 £285 -45.71% 72
UK excluding London -9 16 £285 -38.38% 79
South East +8 6 - - 20
South West - 6 - - 15
East of England +10 2 - - 24
North West -10 1 - - 4
North of England -14 1 - - 4
Midlands - 1 £285 - 6
West Midlands - 1 £285 - 4

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Verilog 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 with a requirement for Verilog.

1 14 (87.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 12 (75.00%) VHDL
3 11 (68.75%) C
4 10 (62.50%) Python
4 10 (62.50%) Embedded C
5 8 (50.00%) Linux
6 7 (43.75%) C++
6 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (37.50%) Software-Defined Radio
7 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
7 6 (37.50%) Digital Signal Processing
7 6 (37.50%) Signal Processing
7 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (31.25%) Electronics
8 5 (31.25%) Image Processing
8 5 (31.25%) Business Development
8 5 (31.25%) Technical Leadership
8 5 (31.25%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (25.00%) FPGA Design
9 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) Tcl
10 3 (18.75%) CAD
10 3 (18.75%) Flash
10 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (18.75%) Xilinx
10 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
10 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
11 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation

Verilog
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) Profibus
2 1 (6.25%) RS-232
2 1 (6.25%) RS-485
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) LabVIEW
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 5 (31.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Communications Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) RF Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) ASIC Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) ASIC Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Flash
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 12 (75.00%) VHDL
3 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (6.25%) ASIC
5 1 (6.25%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (37.50%) Digital Signal Processing
2 6 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Signal Processing
3 5 (31.25%) Business Development
3 5 (31.25%) Image Processing
3 5 (31.25%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Leadership
4 4 (25.00%) FPGA Design
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) CAD
6 2 (12.50%) IC Design
6 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
7 1 (6.25%) Convolutional Neural Network
7 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
7 1 (6.25%) QMS
7 1 (6.25%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C
2 10 (62.50%) Embedded C
2 10 (62.50%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) Tcl
5 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) IEC 61508
1 1 (6.25%) MISRA
1 1 (6.25%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Xilinx
2 1 (6.25%) Actel
2 1 (6.25%) Altera