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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 544 545 557
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs citing Physics 66 73 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.43% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 57 47
Median daily rate £525 £600 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £780 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £368
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £13.63 £37.50 £45.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.65% -17.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.63 £37.50 £45.43
% change year-on-year
-63.65% -17.45%
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
14923 16998 16929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.64% 33.56% 32.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9677 10832 10863
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 536 724 719
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.51 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 45 £601 -7.61% 47
East of England +13 6 £298 +8.18% 32
South East +26 5 £250 -22.83% 23
South West +14 5 £500 - 3
East Midlands 0 4 £375 +57.89% 2
West Midlands -9 1 - - 1
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 102 (85.00%) Mathematics
2 65 (54.17%) Degree
3 52 (43.33%) Computer Science
4 47 (39.17%) Statistics
5 45 (37.50%) Finance
6 41 (34.17%) SQL
7 35 (29.17%) Java
7 35 (29.17%) Python
8 34 (28.33%) C++
9 32 (26.67%) Machine Learning
9 32 (26.67%) Algorithms
10 28 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (23.33%) Analytics
11 27 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (20.83%) R
13 24 (20.00%) C#
14 22 (18.33%) MATLAB
14 22 (18.33%) Hadoop
15 21 (17.50%) Visualisation
16 20 (16.67%) Big Data
17 19 (15.83%) Market Risk
18 18 (15.00%) Banking
19 17 (14.17%) Derivative
19 17 (14.17%) Relational Database
20 16 (13.33%) Software Engineering
20 16 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
21 15 (12.50%) PhD
21 15 (12.50%) Quantitative Finance
22 14 (11.67%) Credit Risk
23 13 (10.83%) Security 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 11 (9.17%) SAS
2 10 (8.33%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.33%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.33%) Confluence
3 4 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.50%) Drupal
5 1 (0.83%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Weka
2 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.50%) SPSS
3 2 (1.67%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) Simulink
4 1 (0.83%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (5.83%) Amazon S3
2 4 (3.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.67%) GitHub
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.83%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.33%) Hadoop
2 20 (16.67%) Big Data
3 17 (14.17%) Relational Database
4 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (8.33%) Data Mining
6 8 (6.67%) Apache Hive
7 6 (5.00%) Mahout
8 5 (4.17%) Impala
8 5 (4.17%) NoSQL
8 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (3.33%) KDB
9 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.33%) Power BI
10 3 (2.50%) HBase
10 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.50%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.50%) Text Mining
11 2 (1.67%) QlikView
12 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.83%) Subversion
3 5 (4.17%) JIRA
4 4 (3.33%) ClearCase
4 4 (3.33%) NUnit
5 3 (2.50%) Moq
6 2 (1.67%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (37.50%) Finance
2 18 (15.00%) Banking
3 11 (9.17%) Marketing
4 9 (7.50%) Retail
5 8 (6.67%) Front Office
5 8 (6.67%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.33%) Automotive
6 4 (3.33%) Legal
6 4 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.50%) Games
8 2 (1.67%) Electronics
8 2 (1.67%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.67%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 39 (32.50%) Developer
2 30 (25.00%) Analyst
3 23 (19.17%) Data Scientist
4 11 (9.17%) C# Developer
5 10 (8.33%) Quantitative Developer
6 8 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 8 (6.67%) C++ Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Qualitative Analyst
6 8 (6.67%) Quantitative Analyst
6 8 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
7 7 (5.83%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) C# Quant Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Digital Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) Python Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) Statistical Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.17%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.17%) .NET
2 8 (6.67%) WPF
3 6 (5.00%) D3.js
3 6 (5.00%) HTML
4 5 (4.17%) CSS
4 5 (4.17%) JSON
4 5 (4.17%) Kafka
4 5 (4.17%) REST
5 4 (3.33%) jQuery
5 4 (3.33%) Node.js
5 4 (3.33%) NumPy
5 4 (3.33%) scikit-learn
6 3 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (2.50%) LINQ
6 3 (2.50%) Matplotlib
6 3 (2.50%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (2.50%) RESTful
6 3 (2.50%) Task Parallel Library
6 3 (2.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 102 (85.00%) Mathematics
2 52 (43.33%) Computer Science
3 47 (39.17%) Statistics
4 32 (26.67%) Algorithms
5 27 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (17.50%) Visualisation
7 19 (15.83%) Market Risk
8 17 (14.17%) Derivative
9 14 (11.67%) Credit Risk
10 8 (6.67%) Economics
11 6 (5.00%) Neural Network
12 5 (4.17%) Data Structures
12 5 (4.17%) Fixed Income
12 5 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (3.33%) Informatics
13 4 (3.33%) Social Network
14 3 (2.50%) Chemistry
14 3 (2.50%) Fintech
15 2 (1.67%) Data Integration
15 2 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.50%) Linux
1 3 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (0.83%) CentOS
2 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.67%) Machine Learning
2 28 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.33%) Analytics
3 16 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
3 16 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 15 (12.50%) Quantitative Finance
5 13 (10.83%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (10.83%) Risk Management
5 13 (10.83%) Stochastic Modelling
6 12 (10.00%) Validation
7 10 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
7 10 (8.33%) UML
8 9 (7.50%) OO
9 8 (6.67%) Predictive Modelling
9 8 (6.67%) TDD
10 7 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.83%) Multithreading
10 7 (5.83%) OOP
10 7 (5.83%) Requirements Management
10 7 (5.83%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 41 (34.17%) SQL
2 35 (29.17%) Java
2 35 (29.17%) Python
3 34 (28.33%) C++
4 25 (20.83%) R
5 24 (20.00%) C#
6 22 (18.33%) MATLAB
7 12 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (7.50%) C
8 9 (7.50%) Scala
9 4 (3.33%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.50%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.67%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.67%) Haskell
11 2 (1.67%) VBA
12 1 (0.83%) Ada
12 1 (0.83%) Fortran
12 1 (0.83%) Ruby
12 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (54.17%) Degree
2 15 (12.50%) PhD
3 13 (10.83%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.83%) DV Cleared
5 5 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) CCNA
6 1 (0.83%) CCNP
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.83%) MBA
6 1 (0.83%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) Basel III
2 2 (1.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) Kibana
2 3 (2.50%) Oozie
3 1 (0.83%) Mesos
Vendors
1 10 (8.33%) Tableau
2 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.00%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.17%) Oracle
4 5 (4.17%) Sybase
5 4 (3.33%) Google
6 2 (1.67%) Alteryx
6 2 (1.67%) EMC
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco
7 1 (0.83%) MathWorks
7 1 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.83%) Perforce
7 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
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