Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 876 870 899
Rank change year-on-year -6 +29 -4
Contract jobs citing Verilog 8 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.019% 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.023% 0.057% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 1
UK median daily rate £322 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.50% +23.08% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £322 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -14.13% +15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% +20.48%
10th Percentile £41.25 £43.13 £47.50
90th Percentile £54.75 £51.88 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% +20.48%

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 35,106 35,388 36,177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.04% 34.41% 34.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,116 23,405 23,651
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.04%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £656 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,070 1,075 1,251
UK median hourly rate £21.38 £20.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.24% +0.60% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.63
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.15 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.67
% change year-on-year - -3.22% +11.58%

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 17 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Verilog in the UK

Verilog
Top 5 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 17 November 2018. 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 -6 8 £322 -14.13% 58
England -13 8 £322 -19.50% 63
East of England -3 4 £322 -14.13% 14
South West - 3 - - 9
South East -10 1 - - 15

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 6 (75.00%) VHDL
2 5 (62.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (62.50%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) C
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (37.50%) Signal Processing
4 3 (37.50%) Software-Defined Radio
4 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
4 3 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Business Development
5 2 (25.00%) CMS
5 2 (25.00%) IC Design
5 2 (25.00%) Multimedia
5 2 (25.00%) Content Management
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Electronics
5 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (25.00%) ASIC
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Perl
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) XSLT
5 2 (25.00%) Vector Graphics
5 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
5 2 (25.00%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (12.50%) 802.11
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
1 2 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASIC Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) ASIC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) CMS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Multimedia Developer
3 1 (12.50%) RF Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) XSLT
2 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) VHDL
2 5 (62.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (25.00%) ASIC
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Digital Signal Processing
1 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Signal Processing
2 2 (25.00%) Business Development
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) FPGA Design
2 2 (25.00%) IC Design
2 2 (25.00%) Image Processing
2 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) C
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared