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 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 600 570 513
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -57
Contract jobs citing Physics 36 51 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.099% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.30% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 56
Median daily rate £375 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £755 £650 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
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
16766 16981 16271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.59% 32.84% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10939 10895 9966
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 679 657
Median hourly rate £20.78 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.36% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £46.21 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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 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 28 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 -8 17 £600 -2.04% 39
South East +9 11 £290 - 16
South West +5 4 £400 - 4
Yorkshire - 3 £338 - 2
East of England - 1 £300 - 19
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 66 (74.16%) Mathematics
2 56 (62.92%) Degree
3 35 (39.33%) Computer Science
4 30 (33.71%) Finance
5 29 (32.58%) Python
6 28 (31.46%) Analytics
7 27 (30.34%) C++
8 24 (26.97%) Statistics
9 22 (24.72%) C
10 20 (22.47%) SQL
10 20 (22.47%) R
11 17 (19.10%) PhD
12 16 (17.98%) Java
12 16 (17.98%) CAD
12 16 (17.98%) MATLAB
12 16 (17.98%) EMC
12 16 (17.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 16 (17.98%) Schematic Capture
13 15 (16.85%) Electronics
13 15 (16.85%) Assembly Language
13 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (15.73%) C#
14 14 (15.73%) Banking
15 13 (14.61%) Quantitative Finance
16 11 (12.36%) Machine Learning
16 11 (12.36%) Credit Risk
17 10 (11.24%) Hadoop
17 10 (11.24%) Big Data
17 10 (11.24%) Validation
18 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering

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 (10.11%) SAS
2 6 (6.74%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) SPSS
2 3 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.12%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.37%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.25%) GitHub
3 2 (2.25%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Multicast
1 1 (1.12%) Network Security
1 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) Big Data
1 10 (11.24%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.74%) Data Mining
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.62%) KDB
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.37%) Apache Hive
4 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.25%) HBase
5 2 (2.25%) Mahout
5 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.12%) DB2
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.12%) QlikView
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) HP UFT
1 2 (2.25%) Selenium
2 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.12%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.12%) JUnit
2 1 (1.12%) Maven
2 1 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
General
1 30 (33.71%) Finance
2 15 (16.85%) Electronics
3 14 (15.73%) Banking
4 6 (6.74%) Front Office
4 6 (6.74%) Marketing
5 5 (5.62%) Investment Banking
6 4 (4.49%) Games
7 2 (2.25%) Automotive
7 2 (2.25%) Online Betting
7 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.12%) Legal
8 1 (1.12%) Military
8 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (25.84%) Analyst
2 22 (24.72%) Developer
3 15 (16.85%) Hardware Engineer
3 15 (16.85%) Qualitative Analyst
3 15 (16.85%) Quantitative Analyst
4 14 (15.73%) Electronics Engineer
4 14 (15.73%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 14 (15.73%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 11 (12.36%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
5 11 (12.36%) Risk Analyst
6 9 (10.11%) Data Scientist
7 8 (8.99%) Java Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Quantitative Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Python Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Market Risk Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.49%) C++ Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Consultant
11 4 (4.49%) SQL Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) .NET
2 4 (4.49%) Middleware
3 3 (3.37%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.37%) J2SE
4 2 (2.25%) Cascading
4 2 (2.25%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (2.25%) HTML
4 2 (2.25%) HTML5
4 2 (2.25%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.25%) RESTful
4 2 (2.25%) TensorFlow
4 2 (2.25%) Theano
5 1 (1.12%) Cocoa
5 1 (1.12%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.12%) NumPy
5 1 (1.12%) Pyramid
5 1 (1.12%) Rendezvous
5 1 (1.12%) SciPy
5 1 (1.12%) Swing
5 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (74.16%) Mathematics
2 35 (39.33%) Computer Science
3 24 (26.97%) Statistics
4 16 (17.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (12.36%) Credit Risk
7 9 (10.11%) Algorithms
8 8 (8.99%) Market Risk
9 6 (6.74%) Derivative
9 6 (6.74%) Economics
10 4 (4.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (4.49%) Visualisation
11 2 (2.25%) Applied Mathematics
11 2 (2.25%) CUDA
11 2 (2.25%) Fixed Income
11 2 (2.25%) Hedge funds
11 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
11 2 (2.25%) Neural Network
11 2 (2.25%) Social Network
11 2 (2.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) Linux
2 5 (5.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) Analytics
2 16 (17.98%) CAD
2 16 (17.98%) Schematic Capture
3 13 (14.61%) Quantitative Finance
4 11 (12.36%) Machine Learning
5 10 (11.24%) Validation
6 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.99%) Predictive Analytics
8 7 (7.87%) Credit Risk Modelling
9 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.62%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.49%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.49%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.49%) ETL
10 4 (4.49%) Greeks
10 4 (4.49%) Requirements Management
10 4 (4.49%) Statistical Modelling
10 4 (4.49%) Web Analytics
11 3 (3.37%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.58%) Python
2 27 (30.34%) C++
3 22 (24.72%) C
4 20 (22.47%) R
4 20 (22.47%) SQL
5 16 (17.98%) Java
5 16 (17.98%) MATLAB
6 15 (16.85%) Assembly Language
7 14 (15.73%) C#
8 8 (8.99%) VBA
9 5 (5.62%) Haskell
9 5 (5.62%) Scala
10 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.25%) Julia
11 1 (1.12%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.12%) Erlang
11 1 (1.12%) F#
11 1 (1.12%) Perl
11 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (62.92%) Degree
2 17 (19.10%) PhD
3 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.62%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) EMC
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.37%) Tableau
4 2 (2.25%) Google
5 1 (1.12%) Cognos
5 1 (1.12%) HP
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle
5 1 (1.12%) Splunk
5 1 (1.12%) Teradata
5 1 (1.12%) TIBCO
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