The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 92 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Physics 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.059% - 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £113
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.63 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +187.25%
Physics
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
446 295 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.53% 25.09% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 156 120
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £181 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.89 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.83% +6.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £42.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Physics
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift