Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 885 881
Rank change year-on-year +26 -4 +5
Contract jobs citing Verilog 20 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.058% 0.009% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
UK median daily rate £400 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 -
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
UK median hourly rate £47.50 - £41.50
10th Percentile £43.13 - £40.75
90th Percentile £51.88 - £43.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £41.50

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 34387 34442 37167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.63% 33.11% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 22828 22601 23638
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £616
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1184 1467
UK median hourly rate £20.94 £20.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.89% +6.41% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +8.57%

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Verilog over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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
Top 7 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 20 November 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
England +40 16 £400 +23.08% 8
UK excluding London +44 10 £375 +15.38% 7
East of England -9 8 £375 +15.38% 3
London - 6 £475 - 1
North of England - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
South East - 1 - - 4

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Verilog 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 Verilog.

1 13 (65.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (45.00%) VHDL
2 9 (45.00%) C
3 8 (40.00%) C++
3 8 (40.00%) Python
4 6 (30.00%) Altera
4 6 (30.00%) High-Frequency Trading
5 5 (25.00%) QA
5 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (25.00%) Device Driver
5 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 5 (25.00%) Wireless
5 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (20.00%) Perl
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) MATLAB
7 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.00%) Tcl
7 3 (15.00%) Firmware
7 3 (15.00%) Xilinx
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
8 2 (10.00%) Signal Processing
8 2 (10.00%) DO-254
8 2 (10.00%) FPGA Design

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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Simulink
2 1 (5.00%) GNU Octave
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Wireless
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
1 6 (30.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) FPGA Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Hardware Test Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Verification Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) ASIC Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) ASIC Verification Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) FPGA Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (45.00%) VHDL
3 5 (25.00%) Device Driver
3 5 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) ASIC
6 1 (5.00%) ASIC Verification
6 1 (5.00%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) High-Frequency Trading
2 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (10.00%) FPGA Design
4 2 (10.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C
2 8 (40.00%) C++
2 8 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (15.00%) MATLAB
4 3 (15.00%) Tcl
5 2 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Altera
2 3 (15.00%) Xilinx
3 1 (5.00%) Cadence