The table below looks at the statistics for F# skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F# over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F#
Rank 436 407 412
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Contract jobs citing F# 5 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.11% 0.039%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.054% 0.26% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 8
Median daily rate £475 £625 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
F#
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9315 9889 9723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.33% 42.19% 41.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7068 7247 7077
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 89 63
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £31.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £17.80 £16.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £179.00 £52.19 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

F#
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing F# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

F# Jobs Demand Trend in London

F#
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

F# Daily Rate Trend in London

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for F#.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (81.82%) MongoDB
3 9 (81.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (72.73%) TDD
4 8 (72.73%) .NET
4 8 (72.73%) Web Services
4 8 (72.73%) Redis
4 8 (72.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (72.73%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (63.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (63.64%) Test Strategy
5 7 (63.64%) Neo4j
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (63.64%) OO
5 7 (63.64%) OOD
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 7 (63.64%) Internet
5 7 (63.64%) Google
6 4 (36.36%) Scala
7 3 (27.27%) Python
7 3 (27.27%) Ruby
7 3 (27.27%) Analytics
8 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (18.18%) Functional Programming
8 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
8 2 (18.18%) AngularJS

F#
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 8 (72.73%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (81.82%) MongoDB
2 8 (72.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 8 (72.73%) Redis
3 7 (63.64%) Neo4j
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
4 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Grunt
1 1 (9.09%) gulp
1 1 (9.09%) Protractor
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) C# Developer
3 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Developer
3 8 (72.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (63.64%) Agile .NET Developer
4 7 (63.64%) Agile C# Developer
4 7 (63.64%) AWS Developer
4 7 (63.64%) F# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Scala Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Scala Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
3 1 (9.09%) D3.js
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (9.09%) OOCSS
3 1 (9.09%) Pandas
3 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
3 1 (9.09%) React
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (9.09%) scikit-learn
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
1 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Physics
1 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) OO
3 7 (63.64%) OOD
3 7 (63.64%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Programming
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Microservices
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Scala
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) Erlang
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Go
5 1 (9.09%) Haskell
5 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Graphite
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) StatsD
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Google
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter
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