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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 401 376 323
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -53
Contract jobs citing Physics 27 66 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.69% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 46 66
Average daily rate
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£650 £565 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.04% -1.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £338 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £12.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+217.64% -68.12%
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
8781 9533 9393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.60% 37.61% 37.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6106 6716 6474
Average daily rate £450 £450 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 153 241
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -15.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Physics across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +12 7 £650 +30.00% 13
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Greenford - 1 £320 - 1
Orpington - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 77 (93.90%) Mathematics
2 67 (81.71%) Computer Science
3 60 (73.17%) Degree
4 49 (59.76%) C++
5 37 (45.12%) Front Office
6 26 (31.71%) C#
7 23 (28.05%) Finance
8 22 (26.83%) Banking
9 20 (24.39%) SQL
9 20 (24.39%) PhD
9 20 (24.39%) Analytics
9 20 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (23.17%) Java
11 17 (20.73%) .NET
11 17 (20.73%) Risk Management
12 16 (19.51%) Windows
13 15 (18.29%) Linux
13 15 (18.29%) Software Engineering
14 14 (17.07%) Low Latency
15 12 (14.63%) Investment Banking
16 11 (13.41%) OO
16 11 (13.41%) HTML
16 11 (13.41%) Multithreading
17 9 (10.98%) JavaScript
17 9 (10.98%) VBA
17 9 (10.98%) Python
18 8 (9.76%) Technical Analysis
18 8 (9.76%) Scala
19 7 (8.54%) Credit Risk
19 7 (8.54%) HTML5

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.88%) Node.js
2 2 (2.44%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.22%) SAS
3 1 (1.22%) CMS
3 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.22%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) KDB
2 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.66%) Big Data
3 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.22%) OLAP
4 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.22%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.66%) Grunt
2 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (1.22%) Maven
3 1 (1.22%) JIRA
3 1 (1.22%) Selenium
3 1 (1.22%) yacc
3 1 (1.22%) Ant
3 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.22%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.22%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.22%) ANTLR
3 1 (1.22%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 37 (45.12%) Front Office
2 23 (28.05%) Finance
3 22 (26.83%) Banking
4 12 (14.63%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.10%) Games
6 4 (4.88%) French Language
7 3 (3.66%) iGaming
7 3 (3.66%) Marketing
8 2 (2.44%) Retail
9 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.22%) Back Office
9 1 (1.22%) Electronics
9 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (70.73%) Developer
2 23 (28.05%) Quantitative Developer
3 16 (19.51%) Analyst
4 13 (15.85%) C++ Developer
5 11 (13.41%) Front Office Developer
6 10 (12.20%) Software Engineer
6 10 (12.20%) Quantitative Analyst
7 9 (10.98%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 7 (8.54%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Java Developer
9 6 (7.32%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
10 5 (6.10%) Business Analyst
10 5 (6.10%) C++ Software Developer
10 5 (6.10%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 4 (4.88%) Banking Business Analyst
11 4 (4.88%) Risk Analyst
11 4 (4.88%) WPF Developer
12 3 (3.66%) Senior WPF Developer
12 3 (3.66%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.73%) .NET
2 11 (13.41%) HTML
3 7 (8.54%) HTML5
4 6 (7.32%) WPF
5 5 (6.10%) Middleware
5 5 (6.10%) Spring
5 5 (6.10%) CSS
5 5 (6.10%) XML
6 4 (4.88%) LINQ
6 4 (4.88%) Spring MVC
6 4 (4.88%) Reactive Extensions
6 4 (4.88%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.66%) Backbone.js
8 2 (2.44%) RESTful
8 2 (2.44%) jQuery
8 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.22%) STL
9 1 (1.22%) XSLT
9 1 (1.22%) Swing
9 1 (1.22%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 77 (93.90%) Mathematics
2 67 (81.71%) Computer Science
3 20 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.54%) Credit Risk
4 7 (8.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (8.54%) Fixed Income
5 5 (6.10%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.88%) Visualisation
6 4 (4.88%) Open Source
6 4 (4.88%) CUDA
6 4 (4.88%) Chemistry
7 3 (3.66%) Statistics
8 2 (2.44%) Social Network
8 2 (2.44%) Market Risk
8 2 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (2.44%) User Experience
9 1 (1.22%) RIA
9 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.22%) Arduino
9 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.51%) Windows
2 15 (18.29%) Linux
3 4 (4.88%) UNIX
4 1 (1.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.39%) Analytics
2 17 (20.73%) Risk Management
3 15 (18.29%) Software Engineering
4 14 (17.07%) Low Latency
5 11 (13.41%) Multithreading
5 11 (13.41%) OO
6 8 (9.76%) Technical Analysis
7 7 (8.54%) Risk Analytics
7 7 (8.54%) MVC
7 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.32%) Software Architecture
9 5 (6.10%) Game Development
9 5 (6.10%) Algorithmic Trading
10 4 (4.88%) Web Development
10 4 (4.88%) Business Analysis
10 4 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (4.88%) Workflow
10 4 (4.88%) Monte Carlo Method
10 4 (4.88%) ETRM
11 3 (3.66%) UML
Programming Languages
1 49 (59.76%) C++
2 26 (31.71%) C#
3 20 (24.39%) SQL
4 19 (23.17%) Java
5 9 (10.98%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.98%) VBA
5 9 (10.98%) Python
6 8 (9.76%) Scala
7 4 (4.88%) C
8 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.44%) R
8 2 (2.44%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.44%) Erlang
9 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.22%) F#
9 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.22%) PHP
9 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (73.17%) Degree
2 20 (24.39%) PhD
3 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) Basel II
1 1 (1.22%) QA
1 1 (1.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Vagrant
1 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (1.22%) IBM
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.22%) Informatica
2 1 (1.22%) Perforce
2 1 (1.22%) Ab Initio
2 1 (1.22%) VMware
2 1 (1.22%) ION Trading
2 1 (1.22%) Google
2 1 (1.22%) DataSynapse
2 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.22%) Facebook
2 1 (1.22%) Twitter
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