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 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 565 556 569
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing Physics 57 86 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.16% 0.088%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.49% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 65 28
Median daily rate £362 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.04% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £294 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £733
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £17.25 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
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
16553 17649 17004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.34% 33.41% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10768 11193 10429
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 749 745
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.68 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% +0.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.84 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.70 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -42 38 £413 -25.00% 33
East of England +4 5 £340 - 20
South West +12 4 - - 6
West Midlands -21 3 £362 -14.82% 3
North West - 3 £350 - 5
South East +14 2 £375 - 24
Yorkshire - 2 £375 - 2
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 78 (82.98%) Mathematics
2 59 (62.77%) Degree
3 42 (44.68%) Computer Science
4 33 (35.11%) Statistics
5 31 (32.98%) SQL
6 30 (31.91%) Python
7 29 (30.85%) Finance
8 27 (28.72%) Analytics
9 23 (24.47%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (22.34%) R
11 20 (21.28%) C++
11 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (20.21%) Machine Learning
12 19 (20.21%) Algorithms
13 15 (15.96%) Visualisation
13 15 (15.96%) C#
13 15 (15.96%) Java
13 15 (15.96%) MATLAB
14 14 (14.89%) PhD
14 14 (14.89%) Hadoop
15 13 (13.83%) Big Data
15 13 (13.83%) Credit Risk
15 13 (13.83%) Market Risk
15 13 (13.83%) C
16 11 (11.70%) SAS
16 11 (11.70%) Software Engineering
16 11 (11.70%) Data Visualisation
17 10 (10.64%) Marketing
17 10 (10.64%) Banking
18 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence

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 11 (11.70%) SAS
2 5 (5.32%) Apache Spark
3 4 (4.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.06%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
2 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.06%) Simulink
2 1 (1.06%) SPSS
2 1 (1.06%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.38%) Amazon S3
2 5 (5.32%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.13%) GitHub
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.89%) Hadoop
2 13 (13.83%) Big Data
3 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.38%) Data Mining
4 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.32%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.19%) KDB
8 2 (2.13%) HBase
8 2 (2.13%) Impala
8 2 (2.13%) Mahout
8 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.06%) BigQuery
9 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.06%) DB2
9 1 (1.06%) Kdb+
9 1 (1.06%) Presto
9 1 (1.06%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Moq
1 3 (3.19%) NUnit
2 2 (2.13%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.06%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 29 (30.85%) Finance
2 10 (10.64%) Banking
2 10 (10.64%) Marketing
3 7 (7.45%) Electronics
4 4 (4.26%) Front Office
4 4 (4.26%) Games
4 4 (4.26%) Legal
5 3 (3.19%) Automotive
6 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.13%) Retail
6 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 28 (29.79%) Analyst
2 25 (26.60%) Developer
3 15 (15.96%) Data Scientist
4 9 (9.57%) Python Developer
4 9 (9.57%) Qualitative Analyst
4 9 (9.57%) Quantitative Analyst
5 7 (7.45%) Hardware Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
5 7 (7.45%) Risk Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Digital Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Electronics Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Senior Electronics Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Market Risk Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Quantitative Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) .NET
2 4 (4.26%) HTML
2 4 (4.26%) jQuery
3 3 (3.19%) LINQ
3 3 (3.19%) Matplotlib
3 3 (3.19%) Pandas
3 3 (3.19%) RESTful
3 3 (3.19%) WCF
3 3 (3.19%) WinForms
3 3 (3.19%) WPF
3 3 (3.19%) XML
4 2 (2.13%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.13%) Cascading
4 2 (2.13%) CSS
4 2 (2.13%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (2.13%) HTML5
4 2 (2.13%) J2SE
4 2 (2.13%) Kafka
4 2 (2.13%) Middleware
4 2 (2.13%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 78 (82.98%) Mathematics
2 42 (44.68%) Computer Science
3 33 (35.11%) Statistics
4 23 (24.47%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (20.21%) Algorithms
6 15 (15.96%) Visualisation
7 13 (13.83%) Credit Risk
7 13 (13.83%) Market Risk
8 9 (9.57%) Economics
9 7 (7.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (5.32%) Derivative
11 4 (4.26%) Data Structures
11 4 (4.26%) Neural Network
12 3 (3.19%) Fixed Income
12 3 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (2.13%) Chemistry
13 2 (2.13%) Social Network
13 2 (2.13%) User Experience
14 1 (1.06%) Informatics
14 1 (1.06%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Linux
2 3 (3.19%) Unix
2 3 (3.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.72%) Analytics
2 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.21%) Machine Learning
4 11 (11.70%) Data Visualisation
4 11 (11.70%) Software Engineering
5 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (9.57%) Quantitative Finance
6 8 (8.51%) E-Commerce
6 8 (8.51%) Risk Management
6 8 (8.51%) UML
6 8 (8.51%) Validation
6 8 (8.51%) Web Analytics
7 7 (7.45%) CAD
7 7 (7.45%) Schematic Capture
8 6 (6.38%) Credit Risk Modelling
8 6 (6.38%) Requirements Management
8 6 (6.38%) Risk Analytics
9 5 (5.32%) MODAF
9 5 (5.32%) Predictive Analytics
9 5 (5.32%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.98%) SQL
2 30 (31.91%) Python
3 21 (22.34%) R
4 20 (21.28%) C++
5 15 (15.96%) C#
5 15 (15.96%) Java
5 15 (15.96%) MATLAB
6 13 (13.83%) C
7 7 (7.45%) Assembly Language
8 6 (6.38%) JavaScript
8 6 (6.38%) Scala
9 4 (4.26%) VBA
10 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.13%) Haskell
12 1 (1.06%) Ada
12 1 (1.06%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.06%) Fortran
12 1 (1.06%) Ruby
12 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (62.77%) Degree
2 14 (14.89%) PhD
3 9 (9.57%) Security Cleared
4 7 (7.45%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.06%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Mesos
Vendors
1 9 (9.57%) Microsoft
1 9 (9.57%) Tableau
2 7 (7.45%) EMC
3 5 (5.32%) Google
4 1 (1.06%) HP
4 1 (1.06%) MathWorks
4 1 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.06%) Sybase
4 1 (1.06%) Teradata
4 1 (1.06%) TIBCO
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