The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 241 265 227
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -38
Contract jobs citing Physics 15 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.032% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.11% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 5
Average daily rate £320 £263 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.90% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £233 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £293 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £33.75
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2632 2701 2446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.66% 28.68% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1540 1415 1264
Average daily rate £388 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 178 173
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.70 £12.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Physics
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Physics Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Physics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Physics across the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Physics Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Physics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Physics Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Physics
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the South East region over the 3 months to 14 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
Hampshire - 4 £350 - 2
Oxfordshire +4 2 £93 -69.16% 8
Surrey - 2 £380 - 5
Berkshire +5 1 £250 - 2
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 £315 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (75.00%) Degree
2 9 (45.00%) Electronics
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (25.00%) C++
5 5 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.00%) CRM
7 3 (15.00%) PhD
7 3 (15.00%) FMCG
7 3 (15.00%) Android
7 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) OpenGL
7 3 (15.00%) CAD
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (15.00%) Image Processing
7 3 (15.00%) OpenCL
7 3 (15.00%) Android Development
7 3 (15.00%) Android Studio
7 3 (15.00%) Schematic Capture
8 2 (10.00%) SWT
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.00%) Simulink
1 1 (5.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Android Studio
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (10.00%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (45.00%) Electronics
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Java Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Engineering Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Hardware Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) OpenCL
1 3 (15.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (10.00%) POSIX
2 2 (10.00%) RESTful
2 2 (10.00%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.00%) FMCG
4 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.00%) CESG
5 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (15.00%) Android Development
3 3 (15.00%) CAD
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Image Processing
3 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (15.00%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Parallel Processing
4 2 (10.00%) RAD
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Use Case
5 1 (5.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C++
1 5 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) PhD
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Embarcadero
1 2 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (5.00%) ANSYS
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
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