Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Validation Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Stevenage during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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.

Validation Engineer
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 21 24
Contract jobs requiring a Validation Engineer 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage - 2.54% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.78% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median daily rate - - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £47.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year - +1.06% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Stevenage
Contract vacancies in Stevenage with a recognized job title 141 108 142
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.27% 91.53% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 52 47
Stevenage median daily rate £300 £261 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.83% -39.24% +66.99%
10th Percentile £193 £197 £150
90th Percentile £393 £443 £500
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 24
Stevenage median hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £21.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.33% +76.35% +6.33%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.35 £8.70
90th Percentile £47.25 £52.40 £52.25
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +20.69% -12.12% +1.85%

Validation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

Job postings that featured Validation Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stevenage.

Job vacancy trend for Validation Engineer in Stevenage