Saturday, May 14, 2011

Total complete applications received since June 26, 2010

On June 26, 2010, the eligibility criteria for Federal Skilled Worker applicants changed.
Between June 26, 2010, and June 30, 2011, a maximum of 20,000 complete Federal Skilled Worker applications will be considered for processing. Within the 20,000 cap, a maximum of 1,000 Federal Skilled Worker applications per eligible occupation will be considered for processing within this same time frame.
These limits do not apply to applications with an offer of arranged employment (job offer).
Applications received toward the overall cap: 11,988 of 20,000 as of May 12, 2011

Applications received per eligible occupation:

Eligible Occupation
(by National Occupational Classification [NOC] code)
Number of Complete Applications Received*
0631 Restaurant and Food Service Managers1,000
(Cap reached)**
0811 Primary Production Managers (except Agriculture) 147
1122 Professional Occupations in Business Services to Management1,000
(Cap reached)**
1233 Insurance Adjusters and Claims Examiners347
2121 Biologists and Related Scientists919
2151 Architects800
3111 Specialist Physicians772
3112 General Practitioners and Family Physicians811
3113 Dentists984
3131 Pharmacists1,000
(Cap reached)**
3142 Physiotherapists305
3152 Registered Nurses1,000
(Cap reached)**
3215 Medical Radiation Technologists60
3222 Dental Hygienists and Dental Therapists26
3233 Licensed Practical Nurses357
4151 Psychologists169
4152 Social Workers606
6241 Chefs152
6242 Cooks269
7215 Contractors and Supervisors, Carpentry Trades165
7216 Contractors and Supervisors, Mechanic Trades358
7241 Electricians (except Industrial and Power System)203
7242 Industrial Electricians215
7251 Plumbers56
7265 Welders and Related Machine Operators70
7312 Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanics53
7371 Crane Operators9
7372 Drillers and Blasters – Surface Mining, Quarrying and Construction23
8222 Supervisors, Oil and Gas Drilling and Service112