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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
England / London
Rank 358 353 361
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Physics 46 45 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.60% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 37 38
Median daily rate £650 £650 £590
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £395 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £725 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £338 £390
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.42 -
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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7004 7452 7663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.15% 36.31% 36.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4818 5126 5397
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 134 153
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +25.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.97 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +5 16 £525 +10.52% 14
Canary Wharf - 1 £650 -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 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 London region with a requirement for Physics.

1 72 (91.14%) Mathematics
2 46 (58.23%) Finance
3 38 (48.10%) Degree
4 28 (35.44%) Computer Science
5 27 (34.18%) Analytics
5 27 (34.18%) C++
6 26 (32.91%) Statistics
7 25 (31.65%) C#
7 25 (31.65%) Java
7 25 (31.65%) Market Risk
8 22 (27.85%) SQL
9 21 (26.58%) Python
10 20 (25.32%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (24.05%) Derivative
12 18 (22.78%) Banking
13 17 (21.52%) Machine Learning
13 17 (21.52%) Quantitative Finance
14 15 (18.99%) Algorithms
14 15 (18.99%) Visualisation
14 15 (18.99%) Stochastic Modelling
15 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (16.46%) Risk Management
16 13 (16.46%) PnL Attribution
17 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
17 12 (15.19%) Hadoop
17 12 (15.19%) Credit Risk
18 11 (13.92%) Data Visualisation
18 11 (13.92%) OO
18 11 (13.92%) Front Office
19 10 (12.66%) .NET

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 8 (10.13%) Apache Spark
2 6 (7.59%) SAS
3 4 (5.06%) Confluence
3 4 (5.06%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.27%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) SPSS
3 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.53%) GitHub
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) Hadoop
1 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) Big Data
2 8 (10.13%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2014
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (6.33%) Impala
4 4 (5.06%) KDB
5 3 (3.80%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.53%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.53%) QlikView
6 2 (2.53%) Text Mining
7 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.27%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.27%) HBase
7 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.27%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.27%) Presto
7 1 (1.27%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.86%) Subversion
3 4 (5.06%) ClearCase
3 4 (5.06%) JIRA
4 2 (2.53%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 46 (58.23%) Finance
2 18 (22.78%) Banking
3 11 (13.92%) Front Office
4 10 (12.66%) Marketing
5 9 (11.39%) Investment Banking
6 8 (10.13%) Retail
7 4 (5.06%) Legal
7 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.53%) Law
8 2 (2.53%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.53%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (1.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (49.37%) Developer
2 23 (29.11%) Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) C# Developer
4 13 (16.46%) Quantitative Developer
5 9 (11.39%) C++ Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Risk Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) .NET Developer
6 8 (10.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (10.13%) C# WPF Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Qualitative Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Quantitative Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) WPF Developer
7 7 (8.86%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Data Scientist
7 7 (8.86%) Market Risk Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) Statistical Analyst
8 6 (7.59%) Python Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) .NET
2 8 (10.13%) WPF
3 5 (6.33%) Kafka
4 4 (5.06%) HTML
4 4 (5.06%) JSON
4 4 (5.06%) Node.js
5 3 (3.80%) CSS
5 3 (3.80%) jQuery
5 3 (3.80%) Matplotlib
5 3 (3.80%) MLlib
5 3 (3.80%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (3.80%) Pandas
5 3 (3.80%) Task Parallel Library
6 2 (2.53%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (2.53%) REST
6 2 (2.53%) RSS
6 2 (2.53%) Web Services
6 2 (2.53%) XML
6 2 (2.53%) XSLT
7 1 (1.27%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 72 (91.14%) Mathematics
2 28 (35.44%) Computer Science
3 26 (32.91%) Statistics
4 25 (31.65%) Market Risk
5 20 (25.32%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (24.05%) Derivative
7 15 (18.99%) Algorithms
7 15 (18.99%) Visualisation
8 12 (15.19%) Credit Risk
9 7 (8.86%) Economics
9 7 (8.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (6.33%) Data Structures
11 4 (5.06%) Fixed Income
11 4 (5.06%) Informatics
12 3 (3.80%) Equities
12 3 (3.80%) Fintech
12 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
13 2 (2.53%) Chemistry
13 2 (2.53%) Neural Network
13 2 (2.53%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) CentOS
2 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
2 2 (2.53%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.18%) Analytics
2 17 (21.52%) Machine Learning
2 17 (21.52%) Quantitative Finance
3 15 (18.99%) Stochastic Modelling
4 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (16.46%) PnL Attribution
5 13 (16.46%) Risk Management
6 11 (13.92%) Data Visualisation
6 11 (13.92%) OO
7 10 (12.66%) TDD
8 9 (11.39%) Data Analytics
8 9 (11.39%) OOP
8 9 (11.39%) Validation
9 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (10.13%) Multithreading
9 8 (10.13%) MVVM
9 8 (10.13%) Statistical Analysis
10 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
11 6 (7.59%) E-Commerce
11 6 (7.59%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.18%) C++
2 25 (31.65%) C#
2 25 (31.65%) Java
3 22 (27.85%) SQL
4 21 (26.58%) Python
5 10 (12.66%) R
6 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.13%) MATLAB
7 7 (8.86%) Scala
7 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.80%) VBA
9 2 (2.53%) C
9 2 (2.53%) Haskell
9 2 (2.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (48.10%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) PhD
3 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) Basel III
2 2 (2.53%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Oozie
2 1 (1.27%) Mesos
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) Tableau
2 6 (7.59%) Atlassian
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle
3 5 (6.33%) Sybase
4 4 (5.06%) Google
5 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.53%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
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