The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Worcestershire region that had Verification Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Verification Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Verification Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.39 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.07% +6.82%
Verification Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90 66 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 97.83% 90.41% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 45 51
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £125 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 14
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%