Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 6 months to 18 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 214 -
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.097% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £375 £340 £445
% change year-on-year +10.29% -23.60% -19.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1332 1733 1380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.80% 27.89% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 856 1054 818
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £213
90th Percentile £523 £547 £518
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 84 108
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £17.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.62% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.83 £11.00
90th Percentile £34.50 £32.41 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the West Midlands

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the West Midlands

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the West Midlands