The first table below looks at the demand for the Verification Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Verification Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Verification Engineer
Rank 143 115 132
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Verification Engineer 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.032% 0.13% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £350 £278
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +26.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2938 2107 2938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.18% 93.56% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1079 1416
Average daily rate £370 £350 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £188 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 246 307
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -27.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £39.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Verification Engineer
England

Verification Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Verification Engineer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Verification Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Verification Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Verification Engineer across the East of England region.

Verification Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Verification Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Verification Engineer across the East of England region.

Verification Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Verification Engineer
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Verification Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Verification Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Verilog
2 2 (40.00%) ASIC Verification
2 2 (40.00%) ASIC
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) VHDL
3 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language

Verification Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Verification Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Verification Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Verilog
2 2 (40.00%) ASIC Verification
2 2 (40.00%) ASIC
3 1 (20.00%) VHDL
3 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree