The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics 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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 580 565 510
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -55
Contract jobs citing Physics 33 52 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.31% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 50
Median daily rate £606 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £753
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 12
Median hourly rate - £46.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +32.85%
Physics
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16276 16565 16048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.19% 32.50% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10662 10555 9948
Median daily rate £430 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 568 610 656
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%

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 Miscellaneous 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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 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
London -22 17 £663 +12.76% 24
South East -1 11 £188 -58.33% 18
South West - 3 £400 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £301 -
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 England region with a requirement for Physics.

1 76 (73.79%) Mathematics
2 65 (63.11%) Degree
3 37 (35.92%) Finance
4 36 (34.95%) Computer Science
5 32 (31.07%) Python
6 30 (29.13%) Analytics
7 29 (28.16%) C++
8 26 (25.24%) SQL
9 22 (21.36%) C
10 19 (18.45%) Statistics
10 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (17.48%) Banking
11 18 (17.48%) Electronics
11 18 (17.48%) Java
12 17 (16.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 17 (16.50%) R
13 16 (15.53%) C#
13 16 (15.53%) CAD
13 16 (15.53%) EMC
13 16 (15.53%) Schematic Capture
14 15 (14.56%) Quantitative Finance
14 15 (14.56%) Assembly Language
14 15 (14.56%) PhD
15 11 (10.68%) Software Engineering
15 11 (10.68%) Front Office
15 11 (10.68%) MATLAB
16 10 (9.71%) Risk Management
17 9 (8.74%) Validation
17 9 (8.74%) SAS
17 9 (8.74%) Linux

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 (8.74%) SAS
2 5 (4.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) SPSS
2 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.97%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.94%) GitHub
3 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.94%) Network Security
3 1 (0.97%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) Big Data
1 9 (8.74%) Hadoop
2 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.88%) Data Mining
4 4 (3.88%) KDB
5 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.97%) DB2
6 1 (0.97%) HBase
6 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.97%) MS Access
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.97%) QlikView
6 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) HP UFT
1 5 (4.85%) Selenium
2 3 (2.91%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.97%) Emacs
3 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.97%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.97%) JUnit
3 1 (0.97%) Maven
3 1 (0.97%) Rational DOORS
General
1 37 (35.92%) Finance
2 18 (17.48%) Banking
2 18 (17.48%) Electronics
3 11 (10.68%) Front Office
4 9 (8.74%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.88%) Games
5 4 (3.88%) Marketing
6 3 (2.91%) Online Betting
6 3 (2.91%) Retail
6 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.94%) Automotive
8 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.97%) Military
8 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (29.13%) Developer
2 29 (28.16%) Analyst
3 20 (19.42%) Qualitative Analyst
3 20 (19.42%) Quantitative Analyst
4 15 (14.56%) Hardware Engineer
4 15 (14.56%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
4 15 (14.56%) Risk Analyst
5 14 (13.59%) Electronics Engineer
5 14 (13.59%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 14 (13.59%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 10 (9.71%) Data Scientist
7 9 (8.74%) Quantitative Developer
8 8 (7.77%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.77%) Python Developer
9 6 (5.83%) C++ Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Banking Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.85%) C++ Quantitative Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Market Risk Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.74%) .NET
2 5 (4.85%) AngularJS
2 5 (4.85%) HTML
2 5 (4.85%) Middleware
2 5 (4.85%) MSMQ
3 4 (3.88%) HTML5
4 3 (2.91%) J2SE
4 3 (2.91%) OpenCL
4 3 (2.91%) OpenGL
4 3 (2.91%) XML
5 2 (1.94%) Highcharts JS
5 2 (1.94%) React
5 2 (1.94%) Swing
5 2 (1.94%) TensorFlow
5 2 (1.94%) Theano
6 1 (0.97%) Cocoa
6 1 (0.97%) D3.js
6 1 (0.97%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.97%) NumPy
6 1 (0.97%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 76 (73.79%) Mathematics
2 36 (34.95%) Computer Science
3 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (18.45%) Statistics
4 17 (16.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (8.74%) Credit Risk
6 8 (7.77%) Algorithms
6 8 (7.77%) Derivative
6 8 (7.77%) Market Risk
7 6 (5.83%) Economics
8 4 (3.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (2.91%) Fixed Income
9 3 (2.91%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.94%) Applied Mathematics
10 2 (1.94%) CUDA
10 2 (1.94%) FMCG
10 2 (1.94%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.94%) User Experience
10 2 (1.94%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Linux
2 6 (5.83%) Unix
3 3 (2.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.13%) Analytics
2 16 (15.53%) CAD
2 16 (15.53%) Schematic Capture
3 15 (14.56%) Quantitative Finance
4 11 (10.68%) Software Engineering
5 10 (9.71%) Risk Management
6 9 (8.74%) Machine Learning
6 9 (8.74%) Validation
7 8 (7.77%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (7.77%) Predictive Analytics
8 7 (6.80%) Multithreading
9 6 (5.83%) ETL
10 5 (4.85%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.85%) Test Automation
11 4 (3.88%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.88%) Electronic Trading
11 4 (3.88%) Greeks
11 4 (3.88%) Low Latency
11 4 (3.88%) Risk Analytics
11 4 (3.88%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (31.07%) Python
2 29 (28.16%) C++
3 26 (25.24%) SQL
4 22 (21.36%) C
5 18 (17.48%) Java
6 17 (16.50%) R
7 16 (15.53%) C#
8 15 (14.56%) Assembly Language
9 11 (10.68%) MATLAB
10 8 (7.77%) VBA
11 5 (4.85%) Haskell
12 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
13 3 (2.91%) Scala
14 2 (1.94%) Julia
15 1 (0.97%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.97%) Erlang
15 1 (0.97%) F#
15 1 (0.97%) Perl
15 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (63.11%) Degree
2 15 (14.56%) PhD
3 7 (6.80%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.85%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Firmware
2 1 (0.97%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 16 (15.53%) EMC
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.94%) Google
3 2 (1.94%) Tableau
4 1 (0.97%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.97%) Cognos
4 1 (0.97%) HP
4 1 (0.97%) IBM
4 1 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle
4 1 (0.97%) Splunk
4 1 (0.97%) Teradata
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