Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 24 July 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 - 169
Rank change year-on-year - +169 -2
Contract jobs citing Physics 12 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.33% - 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 5
Hampshire median daily rate £425 - £450
South East median daily rate £400 £290 £450
% change year-on-year +37.93% -35.56% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 - £43.25
10th Percentile £22.50 - £40.58
90th Percentile £27.50 - £46.53
South East median hourly rate £25.00 - £43.25

Physics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2997 3419 3690
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 81.33% 80.09% 82.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1780 2234 2292
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £260 £263 £258
90th Percentile £538 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 166 174
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +66.45% -29.75%
10th Percentile £11.81 £12.79 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.75 £57.13 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +7.14%

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Hampshire

Physics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Physics in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Physics in Hampshire

Physics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Physics in Hampshire

Physics
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Farnborough - 5 £475 -
Fareham - 3 £400 -
Basingstoke - 2 - - 1
Southampton - 1 £375 - 3
Physics
South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Physics.

1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) Aerospace
3 7 (58.33%) Electronics
4 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) Project Management
5 5 (41.67%) Information Management
5 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
5 5 (41.67%) Requirements Engineering
5 5 (41.67%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (25.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
8 2 (16.67%) EMC
8 2 (16.67%) Wireless
8 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (8.33%) LTE
9 1 (8.33%) NFC
9 1 (8.33%) R
9 1 (8.33%) Neo4j
9 1 (8.33%) Big Data
9 1 (8.33%) Validation
9 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (8.33%) Statistics
9 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
9 1 (8.33%) RFID

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (8.33%) LTE
2 1 (8.33%) NFC
2 1 (8.33%) RFID
2 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 7 (58.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Planner
3 2 (16.67%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Scientist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Planner
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Information Management
2 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (41.67%) Requirements Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Statistics
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) EMC