The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Applications Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Applications Engineer
UK / England
Rank 475 491 463
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -28
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 95 103 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 64 81
Median daily rate £378 £351 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.47% -14.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £41.80 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% +85.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £18.76 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £34.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £45.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.11% +100.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39324 44183 43166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.67% 94.94% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25796 28458 27636
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1347 1618 1747
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 42 £380 -2.87% 22
East of England +18 15 £400 +33.11% 5
South East +4 15 £388 +14.81% 8
North West +10 5 £353 +14.82% 7
South West +10 5 £405 +8.00% 4
West Midlands -3 4 £248 -40.00% 2
North East - 4 £375 -
East Midlands - 3 £300 -
Yorkshire +11 2 £410 - 1
Applications Engineer
UK

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 England region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 85 (40.67%) Windows
2 63 (30.14%) SQL
3 60 (28.71%) Linux
4 47 (22.49%) Perl
4 47 (22.49%) Microsoft
5 46 (22.01%) Unix
6 45 (21.53%) Java
7 41 (19.62%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (18.66%) Finance
9 38 (18.18%) Oracle
10 36 (17.22%) Python
11 32 (15.31%) SQL Server
12 31 (14.83%) JavaScript
13 30 (14.35%) .NET
13 30 (14.35%) ITIL
14 29 (13.88%) E-Commerce
15 28 (13.40%) Active Directory
16 25 (11.96%) Middleware
16 25 (11.96%) PowerShell
17 24 (11.48%) Security Cleared
17 24 (11.48%) High Availability
17 24 (11.48%) Shell Script
17 24 (11.48%) C#
17 24 (11.48%) IIS
18 23 (11.00%) Windows Server
19 22 (10.53%) WebLogic
20 21 (10.05%) Windows 7
20 21 (10.05%) DevOps
20 21 (10.05%) MS Excel
20 21 (10.05%) Citrix

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 24 (11.48%) IIS
2 22 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 20 (9.57%) Tomcat
4 16 (7.66%) Apache
5 10 (4.78%) Confluence
6 9 (4.31%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (4.31%) SharePoint
6 9 (4.31%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.39%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.44%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.44%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.96%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.96%) SAS
9 2 (0.96%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.96%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.48%) JBoss
10 1 (0.48%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.48%) Mule
Applications
1 21 (10.05%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.66%) MS Office
3 4 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.96%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.48%) ENOVIA
2 1 (0.48%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.48%) OPENContractor
2 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.48%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.48%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.83%) SaaS
3 6 (2.87%) G Suite
3 6 (2.87%) IaaS
3 6 (2.87%) PaaS
4 4 (1.91%) GitHub
4 4 (1.91%) Office 365
5 2 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.96%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.48%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.48%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.18%) DNS
2 12 (5.74%) Internet
2 12 (5.74%) LDAP
2 12 (5.74%) SSL
2 12 (5.74%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.83%) DHCP
4 7 (3.35%) VPN
5 4 (1.91%) FTP
5 4 (1.91%) SSH
6 3 (1.44%) Firewall
6 3 (1.44%) OpenVPN
7 2 (0.96%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.96%) IPv6
7 2 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.96%) SMTP
7 2 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.48%) DKIM
8 1 (0.48%) DMARC
8 1 (0.48%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.31%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.18%) Oracle Database
3 12 (5.74%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.44%) Big Data
6 3 (1.44%) MySQL
6 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.96%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.96%) MS Access
7 2 (0.96%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.96%) QlikView
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.48%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.48%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 17 (8.13%) JIRA
2 11 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.31%) Calabash
3 9 (4.31%) Cucumber
4 8 (3.83%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.35%) MSI
6 5 (2.39%) Appium
6 5 (2.39%) MSBuild
6 5 (2.39%) Selenium
6 5 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.39%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.91%) Capybara
7 4 (1.91%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.91%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (1.91%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.44%) AdminStudio
8 3 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.96%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.96%) Hudson
9 2 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (18.66%) Finance
2 11 (5.26%) Banking
3 6 (2.87%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.39%) Retail
5 3 (1.44%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.96%) Advertising
6 2 (0.96%) Automotive
6 2 (0.96%) Back Office
6 2 (0.96%) Billing
6 2 (0.96%) Games
6 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) German Language
7 1 (0.48%) Local Government
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.35%) .NET
2 25 (11.96%) Middleware
3 16 (7.66%) J2EE
4 15 (7.18%) Regular Expression
4 15 (7.18%) WebCenter
5 8 (3.83%) AngularJS
5 8 (3.83%) HTML
6 6 (2.87%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (2.87%) Node.js
6 6 (2.87%) XML
7 5 (2.39%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.39%) Gherkin
8 4 (1.91%) CSS
8 4 (1.91%) Kendo UI
8 4 (1.91%) REST
8 4 (1.91%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (1.44%) HTML5
9 3 (1.44%) jQuery
9 3 (1.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.70%) Mobile App
2 12 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.83%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.35%) Cryptography
5 5 (2.39%) Hedge funds
5 5 (2.39%) PKI
6 4 (1.91%) User Experience
7 3 (1.44%) EFT
7 3 (1.44%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.96%) DataPower
8 2 (0.96%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.96%) Wiki
9 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.48%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.48%) Life Science
9 1 (0.48%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.48%) SCADA
9 1 (0.48%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.48%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 85 (40.67%) Windows
2 60 (28.71%) Linux
3 46 (22.01%) Unix
4 23 (11.00%) Windows Server
5 21 (10.05%) Windows 7
6 17 (8.13%) Windows 10
7 13 (6.22%) Android
7 13 (6.22%) Apple iOS
8 11 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (4.78%) Mac OS
9 10 (4.78%) Solaris
10 6 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.96%) zOS
12 1 (0.48%) AIX
12 1 (0.48%) MVS
12 1 (0.48%) SUSE
12 1 (0.48%) VMS
12 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.62%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (14.35%) ITIL
3 29 (13.88%) E-Commerce
4 24 (11.48%) High Availability
5 21 (10.05%) DevOps
6 20 (9.57%) Open Source
7 19 (9.09%) Service Management
8 15 (7.18%) BDD
8 15 (7.18%) Knowledge Management
8 15 (7.18%) Problem Management
9 14 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (6.70%) Migration
10 13 (6.22%) Application Packaging
11 12 (5.74%) Change Management
11 12 (5.74%) SDLC
11 12 (5.74%) Software Engineering
12 11 (5.26%) Scrum
13 10 (4.78%) Application Discovery
13 10 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (4.31%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (30.14%) SQL
2 47 (22.49%) Perl
3 45 (21.53%) Java
4 36 (17.22%) Python
5 31 (14.83%) JavaScript
6 25 (11.96%) PowerShell
7 24 (11.48%) C#
7 24 (11.48%) Shell Script
8 15 (7.18%) Ruby
9 10 (4.78%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.35%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.87%) C
12 5 (2.39%) C++
13 4 (1.91%) Scala
13 4 (1.91%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.96%) Jython
14 2 (0.96%) VB
14 2 (0.96%) VBA
15 1 (0.48%) ABAP
15 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.18%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.35%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.87%) Degree
5 5 (2.39%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.44%) ISEB
7 2 (0.96%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.96%) MCAD
7 2 (0.96%) MCSD
7 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.48%) CISSP
8 1 (0.48%) CLAS
8 1 (0.48%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.74%) QA
2 5 (2.39%) SDET
3 4 (1.91%) SLA
4 3 (1.44%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (13.40%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.61%) Microsoft App-V
2 18 (8.61%) XenApp
3 12 (5.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.78%) XenDesktop
5 7 (3.35%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.87%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (1.91%) NFS
7 4 (1.91%) Samba
8 3 (1.44%) Docker
8 3 (1.44%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.48%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.48%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.48%) vCloud
9 1 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (8.13%) SCCM
2 13 (6.22%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (5.74%) Puppet
4 3 (1.44%) Ansible
4 3 (1.44%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.96%) Nagios
5 2 (0.96%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.96%) OSSEC
5 2 (0.96%) SCOM
5 2 (0.96%) WSUS
6 1 (0.48%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.48%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.48%) Control-M
6 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.48%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.48%) Kibana
6 1 (0.48%) logstash
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.48%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 47 (22.49%) Microsoft
2 38 (18.18%) Oracle
3 21 (10.05%) Citrix
4 19 (9.09%) VMware
5 9 (4.31%) Splunk
6 7 (3.35%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.87%) AppSense
7 6 (2.87%) F5
7 6 (2.87%) Google
7 6 (2.87%) IBM
7 6 (2.87%) WorldPay
8 5 (2.39%) AppDynamics
8 5 (2.39%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.91%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.44%) FatWire
10 3 (1.44%) HP
10 3 (1.44%) SAP
11 2 (0.96%) Apple
11 2 (0.96%) Avaya
11 2 (0.96%) BMC
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