The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 19 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Contract jobs citing Physics 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.25% 1.11% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.65% 2.11% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£850 £525 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -71.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43 95 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 48.31% 52.78% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 68 86
Average daily rate £475 £650 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £425 £434
10% offered a daily rate of more than £763 £1,000 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Physics
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Physics Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 2 (100.00%) AMQP
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Hazelcast
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Quantitative Investing
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) OOP

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) AMQP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) Quantitative Investing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree