Occupation Ceilings 2015-16 Vs 2016-17


The list of Occupation Ceilings for program year 2016-2017 has already been released by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP). With respect to the previous year, 2 Unit Group have been removed: 2336 - Mining Engineers & 4112 - Dental Hygienists, Technicians and Therapists.

See below the comparison table showing the Ceiling Value for current and previous program year. Sort the list to easily see what are the occupations with the Higher/Lower ceiling value, or what was the % of variation.

Occupation Ceilings  2015-2016  Vs  2016-2017
Unit Group Description Ceiling Value
2015-2016
Ceiling Value
2016-2017
%
1331 Construction Managers 5640 5289 -6.22%
1332 Engineering Managers 1014 1407 38.76%
1335 Production Managers 3582 3368 -5.97%
1341 Child Care Centre Managers 1000 1000 0%
1342 Health and Welfare Services Managers 1410 1177 -16.52%
2211 Accountants 2525 2500 -0.99%
2212 Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers 1000 1413 41.30%
2241 Actuaries, Mathematicians and Statisticians 1000 1000 0%
2245 Land Economists and Valuers 1000 1035 3.50%
2312 Marine Transport Professionals 1000 1000 0%
2321 Architects and Landscape Architects 1650 1391 -15.70%
2322 Cartographers and Surveyors 1000 1000 0%
2331 Chemical and Materials Engineers 1000 1000 0%
2332 Civil Engineering Professionals 2970 2174 -26.80%
2333 Electrical Engineers 1230 1254 1.95%
2334 Electronics Engineers 1000 1000 0%
2335 Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers 1788 1539 -13.93%
2339 Other Engineering Professionals 1000 1000 0%
2341 Agricultural and Forestry Scientists 1000 1000 0%
2346 Medical Laboratory Scientists 1362 1602 17.62%
2347 Veterinarians 1000 1000 0%
2349 Other Natural and Physical Science Professionals 1000 1000 0%
2411 Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teachers 1980 1822 -7.98%
2414 Secondary School Teachers 8352 8032 -3.83%
2415 Special Education Teachers 1158 1126 -2.76%
2512 Medical Imaging Professionals 1092 1000 -8.42%
2514 Optometrists and Orthoptists 1578 1000 -36.63%
2519 Orthotist or Prosthetist 1000 1000 0%
2521 Chiropractors and Osteopaths 1000 1000 0%
2524 Occupational Therapists 1000 1000 0%
2525 Physiotherapists 1104 1345 21.83%
2526 Podiatrists 1000 1000 0%
2527 Speech Professionals and Audiologists 1000 1000 0%
2531 General Practitioners and Resident Medical officers 3558 3495 -1.77%
2532 Anaesthetists 1000 1000 0%
2533 Internal Medicine Specialists 1000 1000 0%
2534 Psychiatrists 1000 1000 0%
2535 Surgeons 1000 1000 0%
2539 Other Medical Practitioners 1000 1315 31.50%
2541 Midwives 1000 1017 1.70%
2544 Registered Nurses 13872 16346 17.83%
2611 ICT Business and Systems Analysts 1536 1482 -3.52%
2613 Software and Applications Programmers 5364 5662 5.56%
2631 Computer Network Professionals 1986 1426 -28.20%
2633 Telecommunications Engineering Professionals 1000 1000 0%
2711 Barristers 1000 1000 0%
2713 Solicitors 3252 5154 58.49%
2723 Psychologists 1212 1532 26.40%
2725 Social Workers 2166 1783 -17.68%
3122 Civil Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians 1000 1000 0%
3123 Electrical Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians 1000 1000 0%
3132 Telecommunications Technical Specialists 1000 1000 0%
3211 Automotive Electricians 1000 1000 0%
3212 Motor Mechanics 6108 5597 -8.37%
3222 Sheetmetal Trades Workers 1000 1000 0%
3223 Structural Steel and Welding Trades Workers 4416 4466 1.13%
3232 Metal Fitters and Machinists 8070 6677 -17.26%
3233 Precision Metal Trades Workers 1000 1000 0%
3241 Panelbeaters 1134 1000 -11.82%
3311 Bricklayers and Stonemasons 1656 1751 5.74%
3312 Carpenters and Joiners 7290 7718 5.87%
3322 Painting Trades Workers 2802 2871 2.46%
3331 Glaziers 1000 1000 0%
3332 Plasterers 1866 2149 15.17%
3334 Wall and Floor Tilers 1284 1475 14.88%
3341 Plumbers 5130 5169 0.76%
3411 Electricians 8772 9345 6.53%
3421 Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics 1038 1701 63.87%
3422 Electrical Distribution Trades Workers 1000 1000 0%
3423 Electronics Trades Workers 2076 1993 -4.00%
3513 Chefs 2475 2854 15.31%
3941 Cabinetmakers 1530 1568 2.48%
3991 Boat Builders and Shipwrights 1000 1000 0%

 

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