The table below looks at the statistics for Physics skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
UK / England
Rank 523 534 524
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Physics 44 77 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 57 43
Median daily rate £510 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £265 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £825 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+53.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £13.63 £38.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.82% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.63 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-67.92% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34667 39570 37387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.87% 82.95% 79.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23141 26236 24040
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 881 1083 1008
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £56.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Physics
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Physics Daily Rate Trend in England

Physics
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Physics across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Physics Daily Rate Histogram in England

Physics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Physics Hourly Rate Trend in England

Physics
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
London 0 27 £550 - 49
South West +16 11 £500 +2.56% 2
South East +10 2 £250 -20.63% 22
North West +18 1 £530 +92.72% 4
West Midlands +2 1 - - 2
East Midlands +2 1 £375 -16.66%
East of England 0 1 £305 +22.00% 32
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 England region with a requirement for Physics.

1 99 (90.83%) Mathematics
2 59 (54.13%) Degree
3 40 (36.70%) Finance
4 37 (33.94%) C++
4 37 (33.94%) Java
5 36 (33.03%) Computer Science
6 32 (29.36%) Statistics
7 28 (25.69%) SQL
7 28 (25.69%) Python
8 26 (23.85%) C#
9 25 (22.94%) Analytics
10 24 (22.02%) Machine Learning
10 24 (22.02%) Market Risk
10 24 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (22.02%) Algorithms
11 23 (21.10%) Software Engineering
12 21 (19.27%) Security Cleared
13 20 (18.35%) Hadoop
14 19 (17.43%) Derivative
14 19 (17.43%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (16.51%) Banking
16 17 (15.60%) Validation
16 17 (15.60%) Big Data
16 17 (15.60%) R
16 17 (15.60%) Quantitative Finance
17 16 (14.68%) Stochastic Modelling
18 15 (13.76%) Requirements Management
18 15 (13.76%) MATLAB
19 14 (12.84%) Visualisation
20 13 (11.93%) DV Cleared

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in 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 9 (8.26%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.67%) Apache Pig
2 4 (3.67%) Confluence
2 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.75%) Drupal
3 3 (2.75%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (2.75%) SAS
4 1 (0.92%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Weka
2 3 (2.75%) SPSS
3 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (8.26%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.75%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.92%) GitHub
3 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.92%) Firewall
2 1 (0.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.35%) Hadoop
2 17 (15.60%) Big Data
3 13 (11.93%) Relational Database
3 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (6.42%) Data Mining
6 6 (5.50%) Apache Hive
6 6 (5.50%) Impala
7 4 (3.67%) KDB
7 4 (3.67%) Mahout
7 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.67%) Power BI
8 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.75%) Text Mining
9 2 (1.83%) QlikView
10 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.92%) HBase
10 1 (0.92%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.42%) Subversion
3 5 (4.59%) JIRA
4 4 (3.67%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.92%) NUnit
5 1 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (36.70%) Finance
2 18 (16.51%) Banking
3 11 (10.09%) Front Office
4 9 (8.26%) Investment Banking
5 7 (6.42%) Retail
6 5 (4.59%) Marketing
7 3 (2.75%) Law
7 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.83%) Automotive
8 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.83%) Legal
8 2 (1.83%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.83%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.92%) Games
9 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (39.45%) Developer
2 22 (20.18%) Analyst
3 16 (14.68%) Data Scientist
4 14 (12.84%) C# Developer
4 14 (12.84%) Quantitative Developer
5 11 (10.09%) C++ Developer
5 11 (10.09%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (8.26%) Risk Analyst
7 8 (7.34%) .NET Developer
7 8 (7.34%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (7.34%) C# WPF Developer
7 8 (7.34%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Qualitative Analyst
7 8 (7.34%) Quantitative Analyst
7 8 (7.34%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
7 8 (7.34%) Statistical Analyst
7 8 (7.34%) WPF Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Market Risk Analyst
9 6 (5.50%) C# Quant Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.17%) .NET
2 9 (8.26%) HTML
3 8 (7.34%) CSS
3 8 (7.34%) JSON
3 8 (7.34%) WPF
4 6 (5.50%) Kafka
5 5 (4.59%) D3.js
5 5 (4.59%) REST
6 4 (3.67%) Node.js
6 4 (3.67%) NumPy
6 4 (3.67%) scikit-learn
7 3 (2.75%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.75%) jQuery
7 3 (2.75%) MLlib
7 3 (2.75%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (2.75%) RSS
7 3 (2.75%) Task Parallel Library
7 3 (2.75%) XML
7 3 (2.75%) XSLT
8 2 (1.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.03%) Computer Science
2 24 (22.02%) Algorithms
2 24 (22.02%) Market Risk
3 19 (17.43%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (17.43%) Derivative
4 8 (7.34%) Credit Risk
5 7 (6.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (6.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (4.59%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.67%) Equities
7 4 (3.67%) Fixed Income
7 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.75%) Fintech
8 3 (2.75%) Web 2.0
9 2 (1.83%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (1.83%) Social Network
10 1 (0.92%) NHS
10 1 (0.92%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.42%) Linux
2 5 (4.59%) Windows
3 4 (3.67%) CentOS
4 3 (2.75%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.75%) Unix
4 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (90.83%) Mathematics
2 32 (29.36%) Statistics
3 25 (22.94%) Analytics
4 24 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (22.02%) Machine Learning
5 23 (21.10%) Software Engineering
6 17 (15.60%) Quantitative Finance
6 17 (15.60%) Validation
7 16 (14.68%) Stochastic Modelling
8 15 (13.76%) Requirements Management
9 14 (12.84%) Visualisation
10 13 (11.93%) PnL Attribution
11 12 (11.01%) Data Visualisation
11 12 (11.01%) Statistical Analysis
12 11 (10.09%) Risk Management
12 11 (10.09%) UML
13 10 (9.17%) OO
13 10 (9.17%) OOP
13 10 (9.17%) TDD
14 9 (8.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.94%) C++
1 37 (33.94%) Java
2 28 (25.69%) Python
2 28 (25.69%) SQL
3 26 (23.85%) C#
4 17 (15.60%) R
5 15 (13.76%) MATLAB
6 12 (11.01%) C
7 11 (10.09%) JavaScript
8 7 (6.42%) Scala
8 7 (6.42%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.75%) PHP
10 2 (1.83%) Haskell
10 2 (1.83%) VBA
11 1 (0.92%) Ruby
11 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (54.13%) Degree
2 21 (19.27%) Security Cleared
3 13 (11.93%) DV Cleared
4 8 (7.34%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.42%) PhD
6 1 (0.92%) CCNA
6 1 (0.92%) CCNP
6 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.92%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) Basel III
2 2 (1.83%) IFRS
2 2 (1.83%) IFRS 9
2 2 (1.83%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) Kibana
1 4 (3.67%) Oozie
2 1 (0.92%) Ansible
2 1 (0.92%) Mesos
2 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (6.42%) Tableau
2 6 (5.50%) Atlassian
3 5 (4.59%) Oracle
4 4 (3.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.67%) Sybase
5 3 (2.75%) Google
6 2 (1.83%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco
7 1 (0.92%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.92%) Perforce
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Montash
Rate: £400 per day
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