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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
England / East of England
Rank 115 119 121
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Physics 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.26% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.90% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £298 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £338 £390
% change year-on-year
+47.40% -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.22 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.63 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
-64.82% -

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
681 663 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.84% 28.79% 25.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 368 379
Median daily rate £350 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £187 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 88 57
Median hourly rate £25.31 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.70% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire +2 3 - - 31
Hertfordshire - 2 £298 - 10
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) MATLAB
2 8 (88.89%) Statistics
2 8 (88.89%) Algorithms
3 5 (55.56%) Machine Learning
4 4 (44.44%) R
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 3 (33.33%) NumPy
5 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
5 3 (33.33%) Weka
5 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (33.33%) D3.js
5 3 (33.33%) Mahout
5 3 (33.33%) Apache Pig
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (33.33%) Kibana
5 3 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
5 3 (33.33%) Information Management
5 3 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) Power BI
5 3 (33.33%) scikit-learn
5 3 (33.33%) Predictive Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) Monte Carlo Method

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 3 (33.33%) Mahout
1 3 (33.33%) Power BI
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Data Scientist
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) D3.js
1 3 (33.33%) NumPy
1 3 (33.33%) scikit-learn
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (88.89%) Algorithms
2 8 (88.89%) Statistics
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Machine Learning
2 3 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (33.33%) Information Management
2 3 (33.33%) Predictive Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Monte Carlo Method
3 2 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Probabilistic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) MATLAB
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) R
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Kibana