The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 401 363 413
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +50
Contract jobs citing Physics 39 71 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.31% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.82% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 58 17
Median daily rate £431 £575 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £278 £560
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £683 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £17.25 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Physics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8298 8640 9191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.18% 37.45% 37.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5838 5961 6255
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 167 209
Median hourly rate £17.13 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.17% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Physics
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Physics Daily Rate Trend in London

Physics
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Physics across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Physics Daily Rate Histogram in London

Physics
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Physics Hourly Rate Trend in London

Physics
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
City of London +3 10 £305 -51.20% 10
Bromley - 2 £135 -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 London region with a requirement for Physics.

1 54 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 30 (50.00%) Degree
3 29 (48.33%) Finance
4 28 (46.67%) Computer Science
5 25 (41.67%) Statistics
6 24 (40.00%) Python
6 24 (40.00%) Analytics
7 22 (36.67%) SQL
8 15 (25.00%) R
9 14 (23.33%) Machine Learning
9 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (21.67%) Visualisation
10 13 (21.67%) Credit Risk
10 13 (21.67%) Market Risk
11 12 (20.00%) C#
12 11 (18.33%) C++
13 10 (16.67%) SAS
13 10 (16.67%) Marketing
13 10 (16.67%) Banking
13 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
14 9 (15.00%) Algorithms
14 9 (15.00%) Quantitative Finance
14 9 (15.00%) Economics
14 9 (15.00%) PhD
15 8 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (13.33%) Java
15 8 (13.33%) MATLAB
15 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
15 8 (13.33%) Web Analytics

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 10 (16.67%) SAS
2 4 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (5.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.67%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.33%) GitHub
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.67%) Big Data
2 4 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.00%) Apache Hive
3 3 (5.00%) KDB
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.33%) Impala
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.67%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.67%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.67%) DB2
5 1 (1.67%) Kdb+
5 1 (1.67%) Presto
5 1 (1.67%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Bitbucket
1 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 29 (48.33%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Banking
2 10 (16.67%) Marketing
3 4 (6.67%) Front Office
3 4 (6.67%) Games
3 4 (6.67%) Legal
4 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Analyst
2 19 (31.67%) Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Python Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Qualitative Analyst
3 9 (15.00%) Quantitative Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Risk Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Data Scientist
5 6 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Digital Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Market Risk Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Quantitative Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Credit Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) HTML
1 3 (5.00%) jQuery
1 3 (5.00%) Matplotlib
1 3 (5.00%) Pandas
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.33%) Highcharts JS
2 2 (3.33%) HTML5
2 2 (3.33%) J2SE
2 2 (3.33%) Kafka
2 2 (3.33%) Middleware
2 2 (3.33%) MLlib
3 1 (1.67%) Akka
3 1 (1.67%) CSS
3 1 (1.67%) Play Framework
3 1 (1.67%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.67%) RESTful
3 1 (1.67%) spray
3 1 (1.67%) TensorFlow
3 1 (1.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 54 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 28 (46.67%) Computer Science
3 25 (41.67%) Statistics
4 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (21.67%) Credit Risk
5 13 (21.67%) Market Risk
5 13 (21.67%) Visualisation
6 9 (15.00%) Algorithms
6 9 (15.00%) Economics
7 5 (8.33%) Derivative
8 4 (6.67%) Data Structures
9 3 (5.00%) Fixed Income
9 3 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (3.33%) Chemistry
10 2 (3.33%) User Experience
11 1 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) Analytics
2 14 (23.33%) Machine Learning
3 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 9 (15.00%) Quantitative Finance
5 8 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 8 (13.33%) Web Analytics
6 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
7 6 (10.00%) Risk Analytics
8 5 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
8 5 (8.33%) Validation
9 4 (6.67%) Data Analysis
9 4 (6.67%) Greeks
9 4 (6.67%) Predictive Modelling
10 3 (5.00%) BDD
10 3 (5.00%) Operations Research
10 3 (5.00%) Quantitative Analysis
10 3 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) Python
2 22 (36.67%) SQL
3 15 (25.00%) R
4 12 (20.00%) C#
5 11 (18.33%) C++
6 8 (13.33%) Java
6 8 (13.33%) MATLAB
7 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.00%) Scala
8 3 (5.00%) VBA
9 2 (3.33%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 30 (50.00%) Degree
2 9 (15.00%) PhD
3 1 (1.67%) MBA
3 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Tableau
2 5 (8.33%) Google
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.67%) Sybase
4 1 (1.67%) Teradata
4 1 (1.67%) TIBCO
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