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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank 394 405 377
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -28
Contract jobs citing F# 21 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.069% 0.050%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 11
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£525 £400 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -25.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
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
10240 10155 9176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.56% 40.99% 41.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7779 7351 6568
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 87 112
Average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.70 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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
City of London - - - - 6
F#
England

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 26 (81.25%) C#
2 25 (78.13%) .NET
3 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (65.63%) SQL Server
4 21 (65.63%) HTML
5 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 19 (59.38%) TDD
6 19 (59.38%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (56.25%) WPF
7 18 (56.25%) Scrum
7 18 (56.25%) HTML5
8 17 (53.13%) Rhino Mocks
8 17 (53.13%) BDD
8 17 (53.13%) RabbitMQ
8 17 (53.13%) Castle Windsor
8 17 (53.13%) CQRS
8 17 (53.13%) NUnit
8 17 (53.13%) Domain-Driven Design
8 17 (53.13%) NHibernate
8 17 (53.13%) Blog
9 16 (50.00%) Finance
10 9 (28.13%) Banking
11 8 (25.00%) Python
12 6 (18.75%) SQL
12 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
13 5 (15.63%) C++
13 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
14 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
14 4 (12.50%) Scala
14 4 (12.50%) GitHub

F#
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (65.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) Neo4j
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Rhino Mocks
1 17 (53.13%) NUnit
2 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (3.13%) WATIR
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 21 (65.63%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Programmer
3 4 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Python Developer
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (6.25%) C# Programmer
5 1 (3.13%) Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (3.13%) WPF Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Quantitative Developer
5 1 (3.13%) UX Designer
5 1 (3.13%) RAD Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) .NET
2 21 (65.63%) HTML
3 18 (56.25%) WPF
3 18 (56.25%) HTML5
4 17 (53.13%) RabbitMQ
4 17 (53.13%) Castle Windsor
4 17 (53.13%) NHibernate
5 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (9.38%) WCF
7 2 (6.25%) RESTful
7 2 (6.25%) JSON
7 2 (6.25%) CSS
7 2 (6.25%) Web Services
7 2 (6.25%) XML
8 1 (3.13%) Ember.js
8 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.13%) SciPy
8 1 (3.13%) NumPy
8 1 (3.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Blog
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Grid Computing
4 1 (3.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (59.38%) TDD
2 19 (59.38%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (56.25%) Scrum
4 17 (53.13%) BDD
4 17 (53.13%) CQRS
4 17 (53.13%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (9.38%) Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) Functional Programming
5 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.38%) MVC
5 3 (9.38%) OO
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) ETL
6 2 (6.25%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (6.25%) MapReduce
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.13%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) C++
5 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.50%) Scala
6 3 (9.38%) Java
6 3 (9.38%) Haskell
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
7 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.13%) R
8 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.13%) XAML
8 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.13%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.25%) Facebook
2 2 (6.25%) Twitter
3 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.13%) DataSynapse
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