The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 54 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Physics 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.34% - 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% - 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £298 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £338 £390
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.63 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
-64.82% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
186 160 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.85% 27.54% 30.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 79 106
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £623 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 12
Median hourly rate £27.81 £15.00 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.41% -1.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.15 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.15 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Physics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Physics
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Physics Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Physics
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Physics across the Hertfordshire region.

Physics Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Physics
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Physics.

1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (60.00%) Predictive Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Bayesian Methods
3 2 (40.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 2 (40.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Probabilistic Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) R

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Bayesian Methods
1 3 (60.00%) Predictive Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (40.00%) Monte Carlo Method
2 2 (40.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Probabilistic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) R