Period
to 21 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Validation Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 84 86
Contract jobs requiring a Validation Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.10% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median daily rate - - -
South East median daily rate £256 £375 -
% change year-on-year -31.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
West Sussex median hourly rate - £50.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% -
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1,020 939 1,056
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.60% 95.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 566 611
West Sussex median daily rate £431 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £229 £199 £275
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £433 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +2.37% +5.63% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 62 48
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +32.35% +40.21%
10th Percentile £11.58 £13.00 £10.18
90th Percentile £51.00 £52.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.86% -8.04%

Validation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation Engineer in West Sussex

Validation Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Validation Engineer in West Sussex