The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 120 140 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs citing Physics 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.064% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £340 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £36.63
% change year-on-year
- -4.43%
Physics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
844 866 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.98% 27.77% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 462 530
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 83 97
Median hourly rate £32.00 £23.50 £26.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.17% -10.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.57 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Physics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Physics
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Physics Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Physics
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Physics Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Physics
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 4 £340 - 4
Physics
England

Physics
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Physics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Physics.

1 4 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) Predictive Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
3 1 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Predictive Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PhD