The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank - - 76
Contract jobs citing Physics 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.81 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.48% +14.28%
Physics
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
303 257 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.12% 26.49% 29.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 131 150
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £246 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Physics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Physics
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Physics Daily Rate Trend in Reading