The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Applications Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 63 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.23% 0.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+30.83% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -49.73%
Applications Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
833 834 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.30% 94.67% 93.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 588 589
Median daily rate £365 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 41
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £90.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Applications Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Engineer across the Bristol region.

Applications Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Applications Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Applications Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Applications 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 Bristol region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (33.33%) Dojo
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Dojo
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas