The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Applications Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank - 114 99
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.25% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £288 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.75% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.84 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.91% -55.45%
Applications Engineer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1944 2010 1657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.19% 95.04% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1343 1386 1090
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 61 59
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.60 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +2.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Applications Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Applications Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Online Betting
1 2 (100.00%) Behat

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Behat
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB