The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stevenage region that had Validation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Validation Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £281 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.12 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-6.53% +11.44%
Validation Engineer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stevenage region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48 43 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 96.00% 91.49% 90.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 15
Median daily rate £331 £263 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.19% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £120 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 4
Median hourly rate £8.25 £14.85 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -40.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.85 £9.25 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £26.50 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Validation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Stevenage region that featured Validation Engineer in the job title.

Validation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Validation Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Validation Engineer across the Stevenage region.

Validation Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

Validation Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Validation Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stevenage region featuring Validation Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) CMMI
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Cygwin
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 1 (100.00%) SpaceWire
1 1 (100.00%) ECSS

Validation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SpaceWire
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CMMI
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ECSS
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat