The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank - - 111
Contract jobs citing Physics 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.38%
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 6
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
743 718 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.22% 27.75% 27.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 441 300
Median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 55 63
Median hourly rate £14.25 £22.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.05 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.24 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.64% -8.82%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Physics
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Physics Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Physics
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Physics Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Physics
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Physics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Physics.

1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Chemistry
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) PLM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Excel Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Chemistry
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) PLM
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC