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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F#
Rank 557 546 496
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -50
Contract jobs citing F# 22 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.015% 0.066%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.039% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 26
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£613 £575 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.56% +24.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £540 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £613 - £338
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
18609 18006 15832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.83% 37.53% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12514 12053 10020
Average daily rate £400 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 432 579
Average hourly rate £36.50 £35.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.54% +0.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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 +7 22 £613 +6.56% 8
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F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (85.29%) C#
2 24 (70.59%) .NET
3 20 (58.82%) HTML
4 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 16 (47.06%) HTML5
5 15 (44.12%) Java
5 15 (44.12%) C++
6 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (35.29%) Algorithms
8 11 (32.35%) Finance
8 11 (32.35%) AngularJS
9 10 (29.41%) Banking
10 9 (26.47%) Investment Banking
10 9 (26.47%) Front Office
10 9 (26.47%) CSS
11 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
11 8 (23.53%) SQL
11 8 (23.53%) Perforce
11 8 (23.53%) Subversion
12 7 (20.59%) Ruby
12 7 (20.59%) Linux
12 7 (20.59%) Python
12 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
12 7 (20.59%) WPF
12 7 (20.59%) jQuery
13 6 (17.65%) WCF
13 6 (17.65%) Perl
13 6 (17.65%) Software Testing

F#
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (8.82%) Drupal
2 2 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) SMTP
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.76%) Big Data
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Redis
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Subversion
2 5 (14.71%) NUnit
3 3 (8.82%) Grunt
3 3 (8.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (5.88%) NSubstitute
4 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.88%) Checkstyle
4 2 (5.88%) JIRA
4 2 (5.88%) FindBugs
4 2 (5.88%) SpecFlow
4 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.88%) Ant
4 2 (5.88%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Banking
3 9 (26.47%) Investment Banking
3 9 (26.47%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Quantitative Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Lead Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Scala Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Build and Release Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Release Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Polyglot Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 20 (58.82%) HTML
3 16 (47.06%) HTML5
4 11 (32.35%) AngularJS
5 9 (26.47%) CSS
6 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 7 (20.59%) WPF
7 7 (20.59%) jQuery
8 6 (17.65%) WCF
9 4 (11.76%) Ember.js
9 4 (11.76%) CSS3
9 4 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (11.76%) Backbone.js
9 4 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (8.82%) NHibernate
10 3 (8.82%) Akka
10 3 (8.82%) Sass
10 3 (8.82%) LESS
10 3 (8.82%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Algorithms
2 5 (14.71%) Open Source
3 4 (11.76%) Derivative
3 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (8.82%) Blog
5 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) UNIX
3 4 (11.76%) Windows
4 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
3 6 (17.65%) TDD
4 5 (14.71%) Functional Programming
5 4 (11.76%) BDD
6 3 (8.82%) Scrum
6 3 (8.82%) CQRS
6 3 (8.82%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (5.88%) Build Automation
7 2 (5.88%) Analytics
8 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.94%) MVC
8 1 (2.94%) DevOps
8 1 (2.94%) Microservices
8 1 (2.94%) Single Responsibility Principle
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) C#
2 15 (44.12%) Java
2 15 (44.12%) C++
3 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 8 (23.53%) SQL
5 7 (20.59%) Ruby
5 7 (20.59%) Python
6 6 (17.65%) Perl
7 4 (11.76%) Erlang
7 4 (11.76%) XAML
8 3 (8.82%) PHP
8 3 (8.82%) VB
8 3 (8.82%) VBA
8 3 (8.82%) Haskell
8 3 (8.82%) Clojure
8 3 (8.82%) Scala
8 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
9 2 (5.88%) VB6
10 1 (2.94%) C
10 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Perforce
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.94%) VMware
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