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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F#
Rank 405 423 400
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Contract jobs citing F# 15 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.018% 0.089%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.040% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 21
Median daily rate £450 £530 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% -1.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £422 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £544 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
9768 9962 10003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.49% 44.33% 42.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7319 7487 7645
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 68 49
Median hourly rate £34.00 £24.23 £21.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.32% +12.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.12 £16.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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#
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F# across the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

F# Daily Rate Histogram in London

F#
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bromley - 4 £375 -
City of London - 3 £575 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £410 -
F#
England

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 22 (84.62%) C#
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (57.69%) .NET
4 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 12 (46.15%) OO
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
6 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
8 8 (30.77%) C++
8 8 (30.77%) Java
8 8 (30.77%) Python
9 7 (26.92%) C
9 7 (26.92%) Degree
10 6 (23.08%) MongoDB
10 6 (23.08%) Redis
10 6 (23.08%) Web Services
10 6 (23.08%) OOP
10 6 (23.08%) OOD
10 6 (23.08%) TDD
10 6 (23.08%) Banking
10 6 (23.08%) Data Structures
11 5 (19.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
11 5 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
12 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (15.38%) JIRA

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 5 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.54%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) MongoDB
2 6 (23.08%) Redis
3 5 (19.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (15.38%) Neo4j
5 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (3.85%) Event Store
6 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.85%) MySQL
6 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Ant
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Gradle
3 1 (3.85%) Grunt
3 1 (3.85%) gulp
3 1 (3.85%) Log4Net
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.85%) NUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Protractor
3 1 (3.85%) Psake
3 1 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (23.08%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 10 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 10 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Agile .NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Agile C# Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Python Developer
5 5 (19.23%) F# Developer
6 4 (15.38%) AWS Developer
7 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) Architect
9 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) Web Services
3 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (11.54%) CSS
4 3 (11.54%) HTML
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.69%) D3.js
5 2 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.85%) Breeze.js
6 1 (3.85%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.85%) NancyFx
6 1 (3.85%) Node.js
6 1 (3.85%) OOCSS
6 1 (3.85%) Pandas
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Structures
2 3 (11.54%) Derivative
2 3 (11.54%) Equities
2 3 (11.54%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) Fintech
4 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.85%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.85%) Online Games
4 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) OO
3 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
4 6 (23.08%) OOD
4 6 (23.08%) OOP
4 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) Functional Programming
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (15.38%) SOA
5 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) BDD
7 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) C++
3 8 (30.77%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) Python
4 7 (26.92%) C
5 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
6 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 3 (11.54%) Scala
8 2 (7.69%) Erlang
8 2 (7.69%) Go
8 2 (7.69%) Haskell
8 2 (7.69%) Ruby
9 1 (3.85%) Clojure
9 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.85%) PHP
9 1 (3.85%) R
9 1 (3.85%) Rust
9 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
9 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (11.54%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) Ansible
3 2 (7.69%) Graphite
4 1 (3.85%) Grafana
4 1 (3.85%) Packer
4 1 (3.85%) StatsD
4 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter