The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Applications Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Applications Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Applications Engineer
Rank 597 - 539
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Applications Engineer 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% - 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Senior Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Applications Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
2 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
3 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Lync
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) TestPartner
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) SLA

Senior Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Applications Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) TestPartner
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Android
2 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Google