Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 November 2018 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 95 101
Rank change year-on-year -17 +6 +9
Contract jobs citing Physics 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.060% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Wales median daily rate - - £388
UK median daily rate £500 £600 £463
% change year-on-year -16.67% +29.73% -19.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £15.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year +206.45% -10.14% -54.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,461 1,032 1,215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 87.80% 84.04% 84.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,024 693 853
Wales median daily rate £418 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.44% -3.75% +12.36%
10th Percentile £288 £181 £210
90th Percentile £576 £550 £575
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 40 53
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £20.69 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +14.94% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.55
90th Percentile £42.00 £50.79 £61.25
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.14 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.93% +2.84% +2.27%

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Wales

Physics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Physics in Wales

Physics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Physics in Wales

Physics
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Wales region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
South Wales - 1 - - 4
Physics
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Physics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Physics.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (100.00%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (100.00%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau