The table below looks at the statistics for F# skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F# over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F#
Rank 566 572 499
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -73
Contract jobs citing F# 17 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.020% 0.062%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.089% 0.053% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 26
Average daily rate
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£619 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.54% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £455 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £760 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £613 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19015 18777 16194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.63% 37.34% 37.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12510 12373 10186
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £559 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 442 584
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.68 £17.50 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

F#
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing F# across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

F# Jobs Demand Trend in England

F#
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing F# across the England region.

F# Daily Rate Trend in England

F#
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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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
London +12 17 £619 +12.54% 7
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F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing F# 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 F#.

1 25 (80.65%) C#
2 21 (67.74%) .NET
3 18 (58.06%) HTML
4 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
5 15 (48.39%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (48.39%) HTML5
6 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (38.71%) Finance
7 12 (38.71%) Java
8 11 (35.48%) C++
9 10 (32.26%) WPF
10 9 (29.03%) TDD
10 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
11 8 (25.81%) Python
11 8 (25.81%) NUnit
11 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
11 8 (25.81%) Algorithms
12 7 (22.58%) BDD
12 7 (22.58%) Banking
12 7 (22.58%) SQL
13 6 (19.35%) Perl
13 6 (19.35%) Linux
13 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
13 6 (19.35%) CSS
13 6 (19.35%) Subversion
13 6 (19.35%) Investment Banking
13 6 (19.35%) Perforce
13 6 (19.35%) Scrum
13 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
13 6 (19.35%) Rhino Mocks

F#
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing F# 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 F#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) Drupal
1 2 (6.45%) Node.js
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SMTP
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.45%) MySQL
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.23%) Redis
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) NUnit
2 6 (19.35%) Subversion
2 6 (19.35%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (6.45%) NSubstitute
3 2 (6.45%) Ant
3 2 (6.45%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Checkstyle
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.45%) Grunt
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.45%) FindBugs
3 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 6 (19.35%) Investment Banking
4 5 (16.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) C# Developer
3 6 (19.35%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Scala Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Build and Release Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Release Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Quantitative Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) .NET
2 18 (58.06%) HTML
3 15 (48.39%) HTML5
4 10 (32.26%) WPF
5 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
6 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
6 6 (19.35%) CSS
6 6 (19.35%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (19.35%) Castle Windsor
6 6 (19.35%) NHibernate
7 4 (12.90%) WCF
7 4 (12.90%) jQuery
8 3 (9.68%) Akka
8 3 (9.68%) Play Framework
9 2 (6.45%) ActiveX
9 2 (6.45%) DCOM
9 2 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (6.45%) JSON
9 2 (6.45%) WF
9 2 (6.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Algorithms
2 6 (19.35%) Blog
3 4 (12.90%) Derivative
4 3 (9.68%) Open Source
5 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) UNIX
3 4 (12.90%) Windows
4 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) TDD
4 7 (22.58%) BDD
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 6 (19.35%) CQRS
5 6 (19.35%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (19.35%) Functional Programming
6 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (6.45%) Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) Build Automation
8 1 (3.23%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) MVC
8 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.23%) DevOps
8 1 (3.23%) Microservices
8 1 (3.23%) Single Responsibility Principle
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) Java
3 11 (35.48%) C++
4 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 8 (25.81%) Python
6 7 (22.58%) SQL
7 6 (19.35%) Perl
8 5 (16.13%) Ruby
9 4 (12.90%) Scala
9 4 (12.90%) Haskell
10 3 (9.68%) Clojure
10 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
10 3 (9.68%) VB
10 3 (9.68%) VBA
11 2 (6.45%) VB6
11 2 (6.45%) XAML
11 2 (6.45%) PHP
11 2 (6.45%) Erlang
12 1 (3.23%) Go
12 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Perforce
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
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