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 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 513 522 468
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -54
Contract jobs citing Physics 76 55 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.33% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 37 72
Average daily rate
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£550 £600 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £350 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £735 £695
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £25.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +49.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.63 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +187.25%
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
17173 16588 16006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.31% 32.97% 33.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10982 10078 9870
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 657 690 652
Average hourly rate £21.08 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.92% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
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 England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Physics across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +38 59 £600 - 38
South East -24 6 - - 28
East Midlands - 4 £378 - 2
West Midlands +2 3 £425 - 2
South West -9 2 - - 5
East of England - 2 - - 37
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 115 (85.19%) Mathematics
2 82 (60.74%) Degree
3 77 (57.04%) Computer Science
4 61 (45.19%) C++
5 40 (29.63%) C#
5 40 (29.63%) Finance
6 38 (28.15%) Python
7 34 (25.19%) SQL
8 28 (20.74%) Front Office
9 26 (19.26%) Java
10 25 (18.52%) Banking
11 23 (17.04%) Analytics
12 22 (16.30%) R
13 21 (15.56%) PhD
14 20 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (13.33%) Investment Banking
16 17 (12.59%) Statistics
16 17 (12.59%) TDD
16 17 (12.59%) Games
16 17 (12.59%) C
16 17 (12.59%) Web Services
17 16 (11.85%) WPF
18 15 (11.11%) Linux
18 15 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 14 (10.37%) .NET
19 14 (10.37%) Derivative
20 13 (9.63%) Credit Risk
20 13 (9.63%) Algorithms
21 12 (8.89%) Windows

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.67%) SAS
2 2 (1.48%) Node.js
3 1 (0.74%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.74%) uWSGI
3 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.74%) IPython
3 1 (0.74%) CMS
3 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (5.19%) SPSS
2 6 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.96%) Maple
3 4 (2.96%) LaTeX
3 4 (2.96%) Mathematica
4 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.48%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.48%) Internet
3 1 (0.74%) Firewall
3 1 (0.74%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.93%) Big Data
3 5 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.96%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.48%) KDB
6 2 (1.48%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.74%) HBase
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Maven
2 3 (2.22%) TeamCity
2 3 (2.22%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.48%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.48%) JIRA
3 2 (1.48%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.48%) Subversion
4 1 (0.74%) JMeter
4 1 (0.74%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.74%) NUnit
4 1 (0.74%) Selenium
4 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.74%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.74%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (0.74%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.74%) Gradle
4 1 (0.74%) NeoLoad
General
1 40 (29.63%) Finance
2 28 (20.74%) Front Office
3 25 (18.52%) Banking
4 18 (13.33%) Investment Banking
5 17 (12.59%) Games
6 10 (7.41%) Electronics
7 9 (6.67%) Marketing
8 5 (3.70%) Automotive
9 2 (1.48%) Retail
10 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.74%) Legal
10 1 (0.74%) Military
10 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 65 (48.15%) Developer
2 20 (14.81%) Quantitative Developer
3 16 (11.85%) Python Developer
4 15 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 13 (9.63%) Analyst
6 11 (8.15%) Architect
7 10 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (6.67%) C++ Developer
9 8 (5.93%) Programmer
10 7 (5.19%) iOS Developer
11 6 (4.44%) C++ Quantitative Developer
11 6 (4.44%) WPF Developer
11 6 (4.44%) Software Architect
11 6 (4.44%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.44%) Quantitative Analyst
12 5 (3.70%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.70%) Senior WPF Developer
13 4 (2.96%) Data Scientist
13 4 (2.96%) C# Developer
14 3 (2.22%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.59%) Web Services
2 16 (11.85%) WPF
3 14 (10.37%) .NET
4 11 (8.15%) HTML
4 11 (8.15%) SciPy
4 11 (8.15%) NumPy
5 9 (6.67%) LINQ
5 9 (6.67%) Pandas
6 7 (5.19%) HTML5
6 7 (5.19%) Django
7 6 (4.44%) Middleware
7 6 (4.44%) AngularJS
7 6 (4.44%) Esper
8 5 (3.70%) Reactive Extensions
8 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.96%) CSS
9 4 (2.96%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (2.96%) WCF
10 3 (2.22%) REST
10 3 (2.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 115 (85.19%) Mathematics
2 77 (57.04%) Computer Science
3 20 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (12.59%) Statistics
5 15 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (10.37%) Derivative
7 13 (9.63%) Algorithms
7 13 (9.63%) Credit Risk
8 7 (5.19%) Fixed Income
9 6 (4.44%) Data Structures
9 6 (4.44%) Xbox
10 4 (2.96%) Equities
11 3 (2.22%) PlayStation
11 3 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (2.22%) Market Risk
11 3 (2.22%) Visualisation
12 2 (1.48%) Hedge funds
12 2 (1.48%) Internet of Things
12 2 (1.48%) Credit Derivative
12 2 (1.48%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.11%) Linux
2 12 (8.89%) Windows
3 11 (8.15%) Android
3 11 (8.15%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.04%) Analytics
2 20 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (12.59%) TDD
4 11 (8.15%) Web Services Management
4 11 (8.15%) Validation
4 11 (8.15%) Monte Carlo Method
5 10 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 10 (7.41%) Statistical Modelling
6 9 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 9 (6.67%) OO
6 9 (6.67%) Multithreading
6 9 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 8 (5.93%) Low Latency
7 8 (5.93%) iOS Development
8 7 (5.19%) Android Development
8 7 (5.19%) SDLC
8 7 (5.19%) Web Development
8 7 (5.19%) 3D Modelling
8 7 (5.19%) Asset Management
9 6 (4.44%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 61 (45.19%) C++
2 40 (29.63%) C#
3 38 (28.15%) Python
4 34 (25.19%) SQL
5 26 (19.26%) Java
6 22 (16.30%) R
7 17 (12.59%) C
8 12 (8.89%) MATLAB
9 8 (5.93%) VBA
9 8 (5.93%) JavaScript
10 7 (5.19%) Perl
11 4 (2.96%) Ruby
12 3 (2.22%) Scala
13 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.74%) Haskell
14 1 (0.74%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.74%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.74%) Tcl
14 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.74%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 82 (60.74%) Degree
2 21 (15.56%) PhD
3 6 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.48%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.74%) ISEB
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.22%) HDFS
2 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (7.41%) Oracle
2 6 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.96%) Cisco
4 3 (2.22%) StreamBase
5 2 (1.48%) Splunk
5 2 (1.48%) Tableau
5 2 (1.48%) Adobe
6 1 (0.74%) Embarcadero
6 1 (0.74%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.74%) Perforce
6 1 (0.74%) Netezza
6 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.74%) Vertica
6 1 (0.74%) IBM
6 1 (0.74%) FireEye
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
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