As of May 1, 2014, a total of 25,000 total applications will be accepted for processing under the Federal Skilled Worker Program.
Applications will be received from individuals with skills and experience in one of 50 eligible occupations. For each occupation, a maximum number of 1,000 applications will be accepted.
A cap of 500 applications has been placed for acceptance under the PhD stream. A total of 18 applications to the PhD stream have been received as of June 20th, 2014.
These limits do not apply to those applications with a job offer from a Canadian employer.
Applications received per eligible occupation:
|Eligible Occupation (listed by NOC code)||Number of Complete Applications Received (out of 1000)|
|2015-05-01||1 month ago||1 week ago||Most recent|
|Dietitians and nutritionists||0||0||0|
|Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians||1||4||7|
|Electrical and electronics engineers||18||55||69|
|Financial auditors and accountants||130||42||56|
|Human resources managers||0||9||10|
|Information systems analysts and consultants||4||103||132|
|Inspectors in public and environmental health and occupational health and safety||4||9||13|
|Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managers||1||5||8|
|Managers in natural resources production and fishing||0||0||0|
|Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians||2||1||1|
|Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors||37||0||0|
|Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations||35||15||23|
|Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists||135||0||0|
|Securities agents, investment dealers and brokers||0||0||0|
|Senior managers – trade, broadcasting and other services, n.e.c.||1||3||4|
|Software engineers and designers||2||139||188|
|Translators, terminologists and interpreters||2||2||3|