The table below looks at the statistics for F# skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F# over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F#
UK / England
Rank 537 584 569
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -15
Contract jobs citing F# 40 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.015% 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.039% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 12
Median daily rate £500 £413 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £518 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
16757 17839 17271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.41% 39.06% 37.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11573 12148 11781
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 360 475 379
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +9.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

F#
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing F# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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#
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F# across the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

F# Daily Rate Histogram in England

F#
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

F# Hourly Rate Trend in England

F#
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +29 14 £463 +15.62% 3
London +16 11 £500 +11.11% 16
East of England - 9 £555 - 3
South West +14 3 - - 1
North West - 3 £450 - 2
F#
UK

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing F# 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 England region with a requirement for F#.

1 58 (69.88%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (65.06%) C#
3 34 (40.96%) BDD
4 33 (39.76%) OO
5 31 (37.35%) SpecFlow
6 30 (36.14%) .NET
7 29 (34.94%) Oracle
7 29 (34.94%) Java
7 29 (34.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (32.53%) Regression Testing
8 27 (32.53%) Software Testing
8 27 (32.53%) Test Scripting
9 26 (31.33%) Defect Tracking
10 25 (30.12%) Selenium
10 25 (30.12%) Oracle Applications
10 25 (30.12%) Scrum
11 24 (28.92%) Security Cleared
11 24 (28.92%) DevOps
12 23 (27.71%) SC Cleared
13 20 (24.10%) TDD
13 20 (24.10%) Migration
14 19 (22.89%) Oracle Reports
14 19 (22.89%) Python
14 19 (22.89%) User Stories
15 18 (21.69%) Go
15 18 (21.69%) Clojure
15 18 (21.69%) Data Structures
15 18 (21.69%) Rust
15 18 (21.69%) C++
15 18 (21.69%) SQL

F#
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.61%) Confluence
2 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (30.12%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (6.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) HTTP
2 5 (6.02%) AMQP
3 2 (2.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.89%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.84%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.41%) Big Data
5 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.41%) KDB
5 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.41%) Redis
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.20%) Event Store
6 1 (1.20%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 31 (37.35%) SpecFlow
2 29 (34.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (30.12%) Selenium
4 14 (16.87%) HP UFT
4 14 (16.87%) JIRA
5 12 (14.46%) Git (software)
5 12 (14.46%) Jenkins
6 11 (13.25%) Ant
6 11 (13.25%) Gradle
6 11 (13.25%) Maven
7 8 (9.64%) Jasmine
8 6 (7.23%) GoCD
9 4 (4.82%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.20%) Log4Net
10 1 (1.20%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.20%) NUnit
10 1 (1.20%) Psake
10 1 (1.20%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (13.25%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Banking
3 5 (6.02%) Electronics
3 5 (6.02%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.02%) Marketing
3 5 (6.02%) Retail
3 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.82%) Front Office
5 1 (1.20%) Automotive
5 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.20%) Games
5 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (46.99%) Developer
2 20 (24.10%) Tester
3 17 (20.48%) Automation Tester
4 16 (19.28%) Java Developer
5 13 (15.66%) C# Developer
6 11 (13.25%) Analyst
7 10 (12.05%) Senior Developer
7 10 (12.05%) Test Analyst
8 9 (10.84%) Software Developer
9 8 (9.64%) Automation Test Analyst
10 7 (8.43%) .NET Developer
10 7 (8.43%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (8.43%) Java Engineer
10 7 (8.43%) Python Developer
11 6 (7.23%) Consultant
11 6 (7.23%) F# Developer
11 6 (7.23%) Senior Java Developer
12 4 (4.82%) Java Software Engineer
12 4 (4.82%) Software Engineer
12 4 (4.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (36.14%) .NET
2 12 (14.46%) AngularJS
3 8 (9.64%) Node.js
3 8 (9.64%) RESTful
4 7 (8.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (7.23%) JSON
6 5 (6.02%) CSS
6 5 (6.02%) HTML
7 3 (3.61%) HTML5
7 3 (3.61%) Laravel
7 3 (3.61%) Symfony
7 3 (3.61%) Web Services
8 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.41%) Aurelia
8 2 (2.41%) CSS3
8 2 (2.41%) jQuery
8 2 (2.41%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.41%) React
8 2 (2.41%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.69%) Data Structures
2 11 (13.25%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.02%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.82%) Derivative
4 4 (4.82%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.61%) Equities
5 3 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.61%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.20%) Fintech
7 1 (1.20%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.20%) NHS
7 1 (1.20%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (69.88%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.96%) BDD
3 33 (39.76%) OO
4 27 (32.53%) Regression Testing
4 27 (32.53%) Software Testing
4 27 (32.53%) Test Scripting
5 26 (31.33%) Defect Tracking
6 25 (30.12%) Scrum
7 24 (28.92%) DevOps
8 20 (24.10%) Migration
8 20 (24.10%) TDD
9 19 (22.89%) User Stories
10 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (16.87%) OOD
10 14 (16.87%) Software Engineering
11 12 (14.46%) Microservices
12 11 (13.25%) Complexity Analysis
13 10 (12.05%) ATDD
14 9 (10.84%) System Integration Testing
14 9 (10.84%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 54 (65.06%) C#
2 29 (34.94%) Java
3 19 (22.89%) Python
4 18 (21.69%) C++
4 18 (21.69%) Clojure
4 18 (21.69%) Go
4 18 (21.69%) Rust
4 18 (21.69%) SQL
5 16 (19.28%) C
6 14 (16.87%) VBScript
7 12 (14.46%) JavaScript
7 12 (14.46%) Ruby
8 9 (10.84%) Scala
9 8 (9.64%) Haskell
9 8 (9.64%) PHP
10 6 (7.23%) Bash Shell
10 6 (7.23%) Groovy
10 6 (7.23%) OCaml
11 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
12 3 (3.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (28.92%) Security Cleared
2 23 (27.71%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.64%) Degree
4 2 (2.41%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) QA
2 3 (3.61%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (15.66%) Ansible
2 13 (15.66%) Puppet
3 6 (7.23%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.20%) Grafana
4 1 (1.20%) Graphite
4 1 (1.20%) Packer
4 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) Oracle
2 15 (18.07%) HP
3 5 (6.02%) SAP
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.20%) Google