Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Physics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Physics over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Physics
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - 60
Rank change year-on-year - +60 -
Contract jobs citing Physics 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.19% - 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Devon median daily rate £425 - -
South West median daily rate £363 £500 £575
% change year-on-year -27.50% -13.04% +35.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Devon median hourly rate - - £37.50
South West median hourly rate £15.25 - £37.50

Physics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 441 381 483
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 85.47% 80.04% 80.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 236 356
Devon median daily rate £400 £355 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% -4.05% -1.33%
10th Percentile £205 £185 £263
90th Percentile £575 £510 £523
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 19
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £23.28 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.38% -36.23% +65.91%
10th Percentile £28.75 £10.90 £14.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.72 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £33.00 £34.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year -4.35% -12.10% +42.73%

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Physics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Devon

Physics
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Devon region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 1 £425 -
Physics
South West

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, 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 Devon region with a requirement for Physics.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics