Not a good time to be seeking a job in WA

The following data from Seek indicates that January/February of 2016 is not a good time to be looking for a job in Western Australia (WA).

The average number of applications per advertised job with Seek online is just over 100 for applicants looking for jobs in New South Wales (NSW).

On average, job seekers in Western Australia have to compete with over 250 others applying for the same job.