The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Applications Engineer
Rank 533 519 559
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +40
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 31 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.062% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.067% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £310 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £350 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
-11.19% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 2
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.54%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45686 43047 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.53% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28284 25787 27971
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1846 1994 2539
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.27 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Applications Engineer
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Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Applications Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Applications Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Applications Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Applications Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Applications Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Applications Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -5 22 £298 - 1
London +2 7 £500 +66.66%
South East -14 1 - -
South West - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 4
Applications Engineer
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Applications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Applications Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Applications Engineer in their job title.

1 27 (52.94%) Project Management
1 27 (52.94%) Manufacturing
1 27 (52.94%) Validation
1 27 (52.94%) Requirements Management
2 26 (50.98%) Time Management
3 22 (43.14%) ENOVIA
4 16 (31.37%) Migration
5 14 (27.45%) Rational DOORS
6 13 (25.49%) Automotive
6 13 (25.49%) DELMIA
6 13 (25.49%) Software Testing
6 13 (25.49%) PLM
6 13 (25.49%) PDM
6 13 (25.49%) Data Architecture
6 13 (25.49%) CAD
6 13 (25.49%) SAP
7 11 (21.57%) ClearCase
7 11 (21.57%) ClearQuest
7 11 (21.57%) Business Transformation
8 10 (19.61%) Windows
9 8 (15.69%) Java
9 8 (15.69%) SQL
10 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
11 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
12 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
12 4 (7.84%) SCCM
12 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
12 4 (7.84%) Finance
13 3 (5.88%) VMware
13 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Applications Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Applications Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) Lync
2 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.96%) WordPress
3 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.96%) Confluence
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (43.14%) ENOVIA
2 13 (25.49%) DELMIA
3 2 (3.92%) SAP PM
3 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.96%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
1 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.92%) NetScaler
2 2 (3.92%) DHCP
2 2 (3.92%) HTTP
2 2 (3.92%) SAN
2 2 (3.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.96%) SSL
3 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.96%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) QlikView
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (21.57%) ClearCase
2 11 (21.57%) ClearQuest
3 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.96%) MSI
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 27 (52.94%) Manufacturing
2 13 (25.49%) Automotive
3 4 (7.84%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Front Office
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.96%) CGI
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.96%) CSS
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) Flash
2 1 (1.96%) HTML5
2 1 (1.96%) QuickFIX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.92%) Replication
1 2 (3.92%) Statistics
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) Clustering
2 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.96%) Open Source
2 1 (1.96%) iPad
2 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) UNIX
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Project Management
1 27 (52.94%) Validation
1 27 (52.94%) Requirements Management
2 26 (50.98%) Time Management
3 16 (31.37%) Migration
4 13 (25.49%) Software Testing
4 13 (25.49%) PLM
4 13 (25.49%) PDM
4 13 (25.49%) Data Architecture
4 13 (25.49%) CAD
5 11 (21.57%) Business Transformation
6 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.88%) Change Control
6 3 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.92%) Network Management
7 2 (3.92%) OOP
7 2 (3.92%) OO
7 2 (3.92%) ITIL
7 2 (3.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Java
1 8 (15.69%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.88%) C
3 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.88%) Perl
4 2 (3.92%) Groovy
5 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.96%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) MCSE
1 2 (3.92%) MCSA
1 2 (3.92%) MCP
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) XenApp
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) SCOM
2 1 (1.96%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.96%) WMI
2 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.96%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.96%) Nagios
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) AppDNA
2 1 (1.96%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) SAP
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) VMware
3 3 (5.88%) NetApp
3 3 (5.88%) Citrix
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) Veeam
4 2 (3.92%) JBoss
4 2 (3.92%) Juniper
4 2 (3.92%) McAfee
5 1 (1.96%) AppSense
5 1 (1.96%) Brocade
5 1 (1.96%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.96%) Sun
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.96%) HP
5 1 (1.96%) Dell
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