The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Applications Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Applications Engineer
UK
Rank 594 625 598
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Applications Engineer 1 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.006% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 16
Median daily rate £375 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42991 49435 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28051 31832 30735
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1560 1650 1930
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Senior Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Applications Engineer in the job title.

Senior Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer within the UK.

Senior Applications Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer within the UK.

Senior Applications Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 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
England +35 1 £375 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 1 £375 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £375 -
North East - 1 £375 -

Senior Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Samba
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SOA

Senior Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) HND
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft