The median contractor rate for a Verification Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

Verification Engineer
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 139 136
Contract jobs requiring a Verification Engineer 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.033% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.035% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £475 -
% change year-on-year -18.42% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £37.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £37.39
% change year-on-year - -13.07%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2623 2861 2952
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.80% 95.49% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5301 6431 6439
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £561 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 434 790
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.63 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £44.75 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Verification Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Verification Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Verification Engineer in the South West

Verification Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Verification Engineer in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Verification Engineer in the South West
Bristol, Avon
Modis International
Rate: £36.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday