The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 131 126 108
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing Physics 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.090% 0.072% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.26% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £256
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.63 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +187.25%
Physics
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
978 781 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.38% 27.94% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 410 338
Average daily rate £370 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 24
Average hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £52.80 £19.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.32 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +14.28%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Physics
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Physics Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Physics
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Physics Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Physics
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) MSDE
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Management
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Flex
2 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
1 2 (66.67%) Dependency Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
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