The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
UK / Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 -
Contract jobs citing VHDL 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.35% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £470 -
% change year-on-year -9.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £42.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year -6.47% -4.49%  

VHDL is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 128 154 187
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 20.75% 27.30% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 105 131
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Median hourly rate £28.13 £20.25 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.88% +41.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £45.00 £17.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing VHDL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for VHDL in Wales

VHDL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VHDL in Wales