The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 71 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Physics 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.24% 0.34% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 1.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £575 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £12.75
Physics
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
278 203 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.90% 23.33% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 138 132
Average daily rate £375 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -64.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Physics across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Physics
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Physics across the Bristol region.

Physics Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Physics
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Physics across the Bristol region.

Physics Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Physics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Physics.

1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) R
2 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) D3.js
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Data Munging
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Linear Algebra
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Office Automation
3 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) 3GPP

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Physics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Physics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Scientist
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) D3.js
2 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Munging
1 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Linear Algebra
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Office Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) R
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CWDP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft