The 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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Physics 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £12.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+217.64% -68.12%
Physics
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
181 176 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.04% 27.94% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 74 78
Average daily rate £340 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £225 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £450 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 7
Average hourly rate £15.77 £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.16% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £19.35 £20.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Perl

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase