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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 126 121 114
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Physics 1 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.033% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.96% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £425 £113
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +277.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £285
% change year-on-year
- +40.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+32.85% -6.66%
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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
843 728 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.22% 27.40% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 419 341
Average daily rate £350 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 16 29
Average hourly rate £23.86 £25.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.56% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £12.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £83.60 £22.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) MSDE
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python