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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 405 393 377
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Contract jobs citing Physics 21 31 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.37% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 42
Median daily rate £625 £563 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £413 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £703 £773
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +23.57%
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
7954 8486 8945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.74% 36.34% 38.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5658 5902 6154
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 148 160
Median hourly rate £20.26 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.76% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £52.17 £42.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +31 2 £625 +4.16% 7
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (93.10%) Mathematics
2 36 (62.07%) Finance
3 29 (50.00%) Python
4 27 (46.55%) Degree
5 25 (43.10%) Computer Science
5 25 (43.10%) Analytics
6 19 (32.76%) C++
6 19 (32.76%) SQL
6 19 (32.76%) Banking
7 15 (25.86%) Quantitative Finance
8 14 (24.14%) C#
9 12 (20.69%) Statistics
9 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (18.97%) R
10 11 (18.97%) PhD
10 11 (18.97%) Front Office
11 10 (17.24%) Risk Management
11 10 (17.24%) Java
11 10 (17.24%) Investment Banking
12 8 (13.79%) Derivative
12 8 (13.79%) Market Risk
12 8 (13.79%) Predictive Analytics
12 8 (13.79%) .NET
12 8 (13.79%) MATLAB
13 7 (12.07%) Validation
13 7 (12.07%) Hadoop
13 7 (12.07%) Machine Learning
14 6 (10.34%) Credit Risk
14 6 (10.34%) Unix
14 6 (10.34%) Linux

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 5 (8.62%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.72%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) GitHub
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) Hadoop
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.90%) Big Data
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.17%) Data Mining
4 3 (5.17%) KDB
5 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.72%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.72%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.72%) DB2
6 1 (1.72%) HBase
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.72%) QlikView
6 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) HP UFT
1 5 (8.62%) Selenium
2 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.72%) Emacs
2 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
General
1 36 (62.07%) Finance
2 19 (32.76%) Banking
3 11 (18.97%) Front Office
4 10 (17.24%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.90%) Marketing
6 3 (5.17%) Online Betting
6 3 (5.17%) Retail
7 2 (3.45%) Games
8 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Analyst
1 23 (39.66%) Developer
2 19 (32.76%) Qualitative Analyst
2 19 (32.76%) Quantitative Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) Risk Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Python Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Quantitative Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Data Scientist
5 7 (12.07%) Java Developer
6 6 (10.34%) C++ Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Banking Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Market Risk Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) QA Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.90%) HTML Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
9 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) .NET
2 6 (10.34%) HTML
3 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.62%) HTML5
3 5 (8.62%) Middleware
3 5 (8.62%) MSMQ
4 3 (5.17%) J2SE
4 3 (5.17%) React
4 3 (5.17%) XML
5 2 (3.45%) Highcharts JS
5 2 (3.45%) Swing
5 2 (3.45%) TensorFlow
5 2 (3.45%) Theano
6 1 (1.72%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 54 (93.10%) Mathematics
2 25 (43.10%) Computer Science
3 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (20.69%) Statistics
4 8 (13.79%) Derivative
4 8 (13.79%) Market Risk
5 6 (10.34%) Credit Risk
6 5 (8.62%) Algorithms
7 4 (6.90%) Fixed Income
7 4 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (5.17%) Economics
9 2 (3.45%) Applied Mathematics
9 2 (3.45%) CUDA
9 2 (3.45%) Life Science
10 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.72%) Eurex
10 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
10 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.72%) User Experience
10 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Linux
1 6 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Analytics
2 15 (25.86%) Quantitative Finance
3 10 (17.24%) Risk Management
4 8 (13.79%) Predictive Analytics
5 7 (12.07%) Machine Learning
5 7 (12.07%) Validation
6 6 (10.34%) ETL
7 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.62%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.90%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (6.90%) Front End Development
8 4 (6.90%) Greeks
8 4 (6.90%) Low Latency
8 4 (6.90%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.90%) Risk Analytics
8 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.90%) TDD
9 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.17%) OO
9 3 (5.17%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) Python
2 19 (32.76%) C++
2 19 (32.76%) SQL
3 14 (24.14%) C#
4 11 (18.97%) R
5 10 (17.24%) Java
6 8 (13.79%) MATLAB
7 5 (8.62%) Haskell
8 3 (5.17%) Scala
8 3 (5.17%) VBA
9 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.45%) Julia
10 1 (1.72%) Erlang
10 1 (1.72%) F#
10 1 (1.72%) Perl
10 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (46.55%) Degree
2 11 (18.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 2 (3.45%) Google
1 2 (3.45%) Tableau
2 1 (1.72%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.72%) Cognos
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (1.72%) Splunk
2 1 (1.72%) Teradata
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