The table below looks at the statistics for F# skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F# over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F#
Rank 400 413 401
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing F# 25 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.043% 0.078%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 14
Average daily rate
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£600 £575 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +24.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £338
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
9979 9766 10561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.51% 41.53% 43.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7282 6979 7472
Average daily rate £450 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 66 104
Average hourly rate £27.78 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.29% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.46 £16.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

F#
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing F# across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London -12 3 £638 -5.55%
Canary Wharf - 1 £538 -
F#
England

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 35 (83.33%) C#
2 29 (69.05%) .NET
3 24 (57.14%) C++
4 21 (50.00%) HTML
5 20 (47.62%) Finance
5 20 (47.62%) Banking
6 19 (45.24%) Investment Banking
7 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 18 (42.86%) HTML5
8 15 (35.71%) Algorithms
8 15 (35.71%) Front Office
9 14 (33.33%) Java
10 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
11 12 (28.57%) Subversion
11 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
12 10 (23.81%) Functional Programming
12 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
12 10 (23.81%) Perforce
12 10 (23.81%) CSS
13 8 (19.05%) SQL
13 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (19.05%) jQuery
13 8 (19.05%) MongoDB
14 7 (16.67%) Big Data
14 7 (16.67%) OO
15 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
15 6 (14.29%) Derivative
15 6 (14.29%) Ruby
16 5 (11.90%) WCF

F#
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (7.14%) Drupal
2 2 (4.76%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) MongoDB
3 7 (16.67%) Big Data
4 3 (7.14%) MySQL
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Subversion
2 3 (7.14%) Grunt
3 2 (4.76%) NSubstitute
3 2 (4.76%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (47.62%) Finance
1 20 (47.62%) Banking
2 19 (45.24%) Investment Banking
3 15 (35.71%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) .NET Developer
3 8 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Quantitative Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Python Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Scala Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Polyglot Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (69.05%) .NET
2 21 (50.00%) HTML
3 18 (42.86%) HTML5
4 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 10 (23.81%) CSS
6 8 (19.05%) jQuery
7 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 5 (11.90%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (11.90%) WCF
8 5 (11.90%) CSS3
8 5 (11.90%) Ember.js
8 5 (11.90%) Backbone.js
8 5 (11.90%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (7.14%) Sass
9 3 (7.14%) LESS
10 2 (4.76%) Gherkin
10 2 (4.76%) Reactive Extensions
10 2 (4.76%) WPF
10 2 (4.76%) JSON
10 2 (4.76%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Algorithms
2 6 (14.29%) Derivative
3 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
3 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (9.52%) Credit Derivative
5 3 (7.14%) Data Extraction
5 3 (7.14%) Hedge funds
5 3 (7.14%) Equities
6 2 (4.76%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
2 10 (23.81%) Functional Programming
3 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.67%) OO
5 5 (11.90%) Open Source
6 4 (9.52%) TDD
7 3 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.38%) MVC
9 1 (2.38%) Migration
9 1 (2.38%) BDD
9 1 (2.38%) Analytics
9 1 (2.38%) OOP
9 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.38%) Microservices
9 1 (2.38%) Single Responsibility Principle
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) C#
2 24 (57.14%) C++
3 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 14 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (19.05%) SQL
6 6 (14.29%) Ruby
7 5 (11.90%) Haskell
7 5 (11.90%) Erlang
7 5 (11.90%) Python
7 5 (11.90%) XAML
8 3 (7.14%) MATLAB
8 3 (7.14%) PHP
8 3 (7.14%) R
9 2 (4.76%) VBA
9 2 (4.76%) VB
9 2 (4.76%) VB6
10 1 (2.38%) Scala
10 1 (2.38%) Clojure
10 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.38%) C
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Perforce
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
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