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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F#
England / London
Rank 399 416 403
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Contract jobs citing F# 10 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.019% 0.066%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.044% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 11
Median daily rate £500 £450 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £518 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8799 9035 9035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.26% 43.03% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6558 6688 6796
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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 £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 71 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.35 £17.08 £15.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
City of London - 2 £538 - 4
F#
England

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 19 (76.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (44.00%) .NET
4 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (40.00%) OO
5 9 (36.00%) Java
6 8 (32.00%) C++
6 8 (32.00%) Data Structures
7 7 (28.00%) Degree
8 6 (24.00%) JIRA
8 6 (24.00%) Banking
8 6 (24.00%) Finance
8 6 (24.00%) C
8 6 (24.00%) OOP
8 6 (24.00%) Python
8 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (20.00%) QA
9 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (20.00%) Functional Programming
9 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 4 (16.00%) OOD
10 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (16.00%) Fixed Income
10 4 (16.00%) Front Office
10 4 (16.00%) TDD
10 4 (16.00%) Derivative
10 4 (16.00%) Jenkins

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 3 (12.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) KDB
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.00%) Event Store
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Redis
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.00%) Ant
3 3 (12.00%) Gradle
3 3 (12.00%) Maven
4 1 (4.00%) Log4Net
4 1 (4.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (4.00%) NUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Psake
4 1 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (24.00%) Banking
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Front Office
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Python Developer
4 4 (16.00%) F# Developer
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Analytics Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (12.00%) CSS
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) jQuery
4 2 (8.00%) Node.js
4 2 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Breeze.js
5 1 (4.00%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (4.00%) D3.js
5 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.00%) NancyFx
5 1 (4.00%) SignalR
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (16.00%) Derivative
2 4 (16.00%) Fixed Income
3 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (12.00%) Equities
3 3 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (12.00%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Fintech
5 1 (4.00%) Market Risk
5 1 (4.00%) NHS
5 1 (4.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) OO
2 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) OOP
4 5 (20.00%) Functional Programming
5 4 (16.00%) BDD
5 4 (16.00%) DevOps
5 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (16.00%) OOD
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) ATDD
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) Complexity Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Machine Learning
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) SDLC
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) Java
4 8 (32.00%) C++
5 6 (24.00%) C
5 6 (24.00%) Python
6 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (12.00%) Clojure
8 3 (12.00%) Go
8 3 (12.00%) Rust
8 3 (12.00%) Scala
8 3 (12.00%) VBA
9 2 (8.00%) Erlang
9 2 (8.00%) Haskell
10 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
10 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.00%) Ansible
2 4 (16.00%) Puppet
3 1 (4.00%) Grafana
3 1 (4.00%) Graphite
3 1 (4.00%) Packer
3 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft