Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 6 months to 22 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.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 102 120
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.97% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Wales median daily rate - - £375
UK median daily rate £375 £340 £420
% change year-on-year +10.29% -19.05% -23.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Wales median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -7.06%

Field-Programmable Gate Array 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 323 411 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 26.98% 28.86% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 310 273
Wales median daily rate £351 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.43% -
10th Percentile £142 £161 £185
90th Percentile £475 £538 £479
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 21
Wales median hourly rate £22.38 £20.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.17% +28.13% +8.47%
10th Percentile £12.60 £16.88 £10.38
90th Percentile £39.50 £40.00 £30.25
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.83 £19.50
% change year-on-year +0.82% +6.82% +8.33%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Wales

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Wales