The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 147 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Physics 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £875 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £12.75
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1255 909 827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 33.01% 28.09% 30.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 525 478
Average daily rate £400 £364 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.81% +7.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £231 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 40 52
Average hourly rate £17.75 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.72 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Physics across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Physics
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Physics across the North West region.

Physics Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Physics
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Physics across the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Physics Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Physics
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Physics across the North West region.

Physics Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Physics
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Lancashire - 3 £900 -
Manchester - 1 £275 - 1
Physics
England

Physics
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Economics
2 4 (80.00%) Operations Research
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
4 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (40.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) WinForms
5 1 (20.00%) NUnit
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Moq
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) LINQ

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Moq
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Service Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Technical Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) LINQ
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Economics
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Data Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Operations Research
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft