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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 348 394 335
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -59
Contract jobs citing Physics 62 21 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.087% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.23% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 17 29
Average daily rate
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£550 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £685 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £375 £438
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
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
7884 9089 8436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.35% 37.53% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5378 6374 5850
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 154 175
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -5.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.96 £13.91 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £41.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -12.76%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +24 7 £613 +22.50% 9
Chessington - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 90 (84.91%) Mathematics
2 73 (68.87%) Computer Science
3 64 (60.38%) Degree
4 36 (33.96%) Finance
5 34 (32.08%) C++
6 29 (27.36%) Java
7 28 (26.42%) Python
8 22 (20.75%) SQL
9 21 (19.81%) Web Services
9 21 (19.81%) Analytics
9 21 (19.81%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (18.87%) PhD
10 20 (18.87%) C#
11 19 (17.92%) Apple iOS
11 19 (17.92%) Android
11 19 (17.92%) Algorithms
12 18 (16.98%) Web Services Management
13 17 (16.04%) Software Engineering
13 17 (16.04%) Statistics
14 16 (15.09%) Banking
15 14 (13.21%) .NET
16 13 (12.26%) OO
16 13 (12.26%) Investment Banking
16 13 (12.26%) Hadoop
17 12 (11.32%) R
17 12 (11.32%) Front Office
17 12 (11.32%) C
17 12 (11.32%) iOS Development
18 11 (10.38%) Linux
18 11 (10.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (7.55%) SAS
2 4 (3.77%) Node.js
3 3 (2.83%) Apache
3 3 (2.83%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.89%) CMS
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) SPSS
2 1 (0.94%) Maya
2 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.49%) Firewall
2 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.89%) AMQP
4 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.26%) Hadoop
2 11 (10.38%) Big Data
3 9 (8.49%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.83%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.83%) HBase
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.89%) Hazelcast
5 2 (1.89%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.89%) Data Mart
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.94%) KDB
6 1 (0.94%) OLAP
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.94%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Maven
2 3 (2.83%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.89%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (1.89%) Selenium
3 2 (1.89%) JUnit
3 2 (1.89%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.94%) Grunt
4 1 (0.94%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.94%) JIRA
4 1 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 36 (33.96%) Finance
2 16 (15.09%) Banking
3 13 (12.26%) Investment Banking
4 12 (11.32%) Front Office
5 6 (5.66%) Financial Institution
6 5 (4.72%) Games
6 5 (4.72%) Retail
7 4 (3.77%) Marketing
8 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (47.17%) Developer
2 18 (16.98%) Architect
3 14 (13.21%) Senior Developer
4 13 (12.26%) Analyst
4 13 (12.26%) Data Scientist
5 11 (10.38%) Quantitative Developer
6 7 (6.60%) C++ Developer
6 7 (6.60%) Business Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) iOS Developer
7 6 (5.66%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 6 (5.66%) Python Developer
7 6 (5.66%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.77%) Junior
9 4 (3.77%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.77%) Security Architect
9 4 (3.77%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 4 (3.77%) WPF Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Quantitative Analyst
10 3 (2.83%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.81%) Web Services
2 14 (13.21%) .NET
3 8 (7.55%) HTML
4 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.66%) WPF
5 5 (4.72%) SciPy
5 5 (4.72%) NumPy
5 5 (4.72%) AngularJS
5 5 (4.72%) Pandas
6 4 (3.77%) Reactive Extensions
6 4 (3.77%) LINQ
6 4 (3.77%) CSS
7 3 (2.83%) Middleware
7 3 (2.83%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (2.83%) HTML5
7 3 (2.83%) Esper
7 3 (2.83%) Pyramid
8 2 (1.89%) SQLAlchemy
8 2 (1.89%) Matplotlib
8 2 (1.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 90 (84.91%) Mathematics
2 73 (68.87%) Computer Science
3 21 (19.81%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (17.92%) Algorithms
5 17 (16.04%) Statistics
6 11 (10.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (10.38%) Visualisation
7 7 (6.60%) Data Structures
7 7 (6.60%) Derivative
7 7 (6.60%) Credit Risk
8 5 (4.72%) Fixed Income
9 4 (3.77%) Open Source
9 4 (3.77%) Hedge funds
10 3 (2.83%) Grid Computing
10 3 (2.83%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.89%) Market Risk
11 2 (1.89%) Applied Mathematics
11 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.89%) User Experience
12 1 (0.94%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.92%) Android
1 19 (17.92%) Apple iOS
2 11 (10.38%) Linux
3 8 (7.55%) UNIX
4 3 (2.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.81%) Analytics
2 18 (16.98%) Web Services Management
3 17 (16.04%) Software Engineering
4 13 (12.26%) OO
5 12 (11.32%) iOS Development
6 10 (9.43%) Low Latency
6 10 (9.43%) Monte Carlo Method
7 9 (8.49%) Multithreading
7 9 (8.49%) SIEM
7 9 (8.49%) Machine Learning
7 9 (8.49%) Risk Management
7 9 (8.49%) Validation
7 9 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (8.49%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (6.60%) Android Development
8 7 (6.60%) TOGAF
9 6 (5.66%) Data Analysis
9 6 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (5.66%) Cyber Security
10 5 (4.72%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.08%) C++
2 29 (27.36%) Java
3 28 (26.42%) Python
4 22 (20.75%) SQL
5 20 (18.87%) C#
6 12 (11.32%) C
6 12 (11.32%) R
7 8 (7.55%) JavaScript
8 7 (6.60%) MATLAB
9 5 (4.72%) Scala
10 4 (3.77%) VBA
11 3 (2.83%) Perl
11 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.83%) Clojure
11 3 (2.83%) Haskell
12 2 (1.89%) Cython
12 2 (1.89%) IPython
12 2 (1.89%) Fortran
13 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 64 (60.38%) Degree
2 20 (18.87%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (8.49%) Splunk
2 6 (5.66%) Oracle
3 3 (2.83%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.89%) Adobe
4 2 (1.89%) Tableau
4 2 (1.89%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.94%) Foundry
5 1 (0.94%) Facebook
5 1 (0.94%) Twitter
5 1 (0.94%) Google
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