The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Glasgow region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 64 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Physics 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.62% 0.64% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.86% 2.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.28%
Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
175 189 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.69% 24.08% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 88 54
Average daily rate £375 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £171 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 11
Average hourly rate £94.00 £12.17 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+672.39% -2.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
Physics
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Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Physics across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Physics
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Physics across the Glasgow region.

Physics Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Physics
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) OOD
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) JUnit
5 1 (12.50%) Sybase
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (62.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase