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 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 375 350 316
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -34
Contract jobs citing Physics 36 60 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.65% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 73
Average daily rate
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£650 £525 £558
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -5.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £231 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £275 £375
% change year-on-year
+33.63% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.43 £21.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+112.53% -46.56%
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
8391 9192 8344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.04% 37.39% 37.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5956 6495 5747
Average daily rate £450 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 159 207
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.03 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £42.50 £48.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.13 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.86% -5.00%

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 November 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 November 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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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 +4 7 £650 +23.22% 8
Greenford - 1 £320 - 1
Orpington - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Ealing - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 69 (88.46%) Mathematics
2 62 (79.49%) Computer Science
3 51 (65.38%) C++
4 50 (64.10%) Degree
5 33 (42.31%) Front Office
6 27 (34.62%) C#
7 26 (33.33%) Finance
8 24 (30.77%) Analytics
9 20 (25.64%) .NET
10 19 (24.36%) PhD
10 19 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (20.51%) Windows
11 16 (20.51%) Banking
12 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
12 15 (19.23%) Linux
12 15 (19.23%) SQL
13 14 (17.95%) Java
13 14 (17.95%) Risk Management
14 13 (16.67%) Low Latency
15 12 (15.38%) OO
16 10 (12.82%) Credit Risk
17 9 (11.54%) Multithreading
17 9 (11.54%) HTML
18 8 (10.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 8 (10.26%) Statistics
18 8 (10.26%) Algorithms
19 7 (8.97%) Technical Analysis
19 7 (8.97%) Visualisation
19 7 (8.97%) Software Architecture
19 7 (8.97%) Investment Banking

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (5.13%) Node.js
2 2 (2.56%) SAS
3 1 (1.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.28%) SPSS
1 1 (1.28%) S-PLUS
1 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) Data Mining
2 4 (5.13%) Hadoop
2 4 (5.13%) Big Data
3 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.28%) OLAP
5 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.28%) DataStage
5 1 (1.28%) KDB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.85%) Grunt
2 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.28%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.28%) ANTLR
3 1 (1.28%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (1.28%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.28%) Subversion
3 1 (1.28%) Maven
3 1 (1.28%) JIRA
3 1 (1.28%) Selenium
3 1 (1.28%) yacc
3 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (42.31%) Front Office
2 26 (33.33%) Finance
3 16 (20.51%) Banking
4 7 (8.97%) Investment Banking
5 6 (7.69%) Retail
6 5 (6.41%) Games
7 3 (3.85%) iGaming
8 2 (2.56%) Marketing
9 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 55 (70.51%) Developer
2 25 (32.05%) Quantitative Developer
3 14 (17.95%) C++ Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Front Office Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Software Engineer
5 10 (12.82%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Quantitative Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Data Scientist
8 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.13%) WPF Developer
9 4 (5.13%) C++ Software Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Senior WPF Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Programmer
10 3 (3.85%) Games Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Games Programmer
10 3 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.64%) .NET
2 9 (11.54%) HTML
3 7 (8.97%) WPF
4 5 (6.41%) Middleware
4 5 (6.41%) HTML5
5 4 (5.13%) Reactive Extensions
5 4 (5.13%) Spring
5 4 (5.13%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (5.13%) Spring MVC
5 4 (5.13%) LINQ
5 4 (5.13%) XML
6 3 (3.85%) CSS
6 3 (3.85%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.56%) jQuery
8 1 (1.28%) Google Maps API
8 1 (1.28%) JPA
8 1 (1.28%) OAuth
8 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 69 (88.46%) Mathematics
2 62 (79.49%) Computer Science
3 19 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (12.82%) Credit Risk
5 8 (10.26%) Algorithms
5 8 (10.26%) Statistics
5 8 (10.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (8.97%) Visualisation
7 4 (5.13%) Fixed Income
8 3 (3.85%) CUDA
9 2 (2.56%) Grid Computing
10 1 (1.28%) Clustering
10 1 (1.28%) Interactive TV
10 1 (1.28%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (1.28%) IPTV
10 1 (1.28%) Derivative
10 1 (1.28%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (1.28%) Biometrics
10 1 (1.28%) DTV
10 1 (1.28%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Windows
2 15 (19.23%) Linux
3 4 (5.13%) UNIX
4 1 (1.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.77%) Analytics
2 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
3 14 (17.95%) Risk Management
4 13 (16.67%) Low Latency
5 12 (15.38%) OO
6 9 (11.54%) Multithreading
7 7 (8.97%) MVC
7 7 (8.97%) Technical Analysis
7 7 (8.97%) Software Architecture
8 6 (7.69%) Risk Analytics
8 6 (7.69%) Monte Carlo Method
8 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.41%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (6.41%) Algorithmic Trading
9 5 (6.41%) Game Development
10 4 (5.13%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (5.13%) Machine Learning
10 4 (5.13%) Statistical Analysis
10 4 (5.13%) Web Development
11 3 (3.85%) ETRM
Programming Languages
1 51 (65.38%) C++
2 27 (34.62%) C#
3 15 (19.23%) SQL
4 14 (17.95%) Java
5 7 (8.97%) Python
6 5 (6.41%) VBA
6 5 (6.41%) R
7 4 (5.13%) MATLAB
7 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.13%) C
8 3 (3.85%) Scala
9 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.28%) Perl
10 1 (1.28%) PHP
10 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.28%) F#
10 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (64.10%) Degree
2 19 (24.36%) PhD
3 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) Basel II
1 1 (1.28%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (1.28%) IBM
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.28%) Informatica
2 1 (1.28%) Perforce
2 1 (1.28%) Ab Initio
2 1 (1.28%) VMware
2 1 (1.28%) ION Trading
2 1 (1.28%) Google
2 1 (1.28%) DataSynapse
2 1 (1.28%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.28%) Facebook
2 1 (1.28%) Twitter
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