The table below looks at the statistics for F# skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F# over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F#
England / South East
Rank 226 251 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing F# 14 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.024% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 0.070% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £463 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2348 2863 3183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.82% 34.28% 34.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1413 1819 1804
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 125 108
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £16.33 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £47.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

F#
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

F# Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

F#
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

F# Daily Rate Trend in the South East

F#
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F# across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

F# Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

F#
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Hampshire +23 13 £450 +12.50%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £510 -
F#
England

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for F#.

1 29 (78.38%) C#
2 27 (72.97%) Software Testing
2 27 (72.97%) Test Scripting
2 27 (72.97%) SpecFlow
3 26 (70.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (70.27%) Defect Tracking
3 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (67.57%) Selenium
5 24 (64.86%) Oracle
6 23 (62.16%) Regression Testing
7 22 (59.46%) Oracle Applications
8 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
9 20 (54.05%) SC Cleared
9 20 (54.05%) Migration
10 19 (51.35%) Scrum
10 19 (51.35%) Oracle Reports
10 19 (51.35%) User Stories
11 17 (45.95%) BDD
12 16 (43.24%) .NET
13 12 (32.43%) HP
14 11 (29.73%) HP UFT
14 11 (29.73%) VBScript
15 10 (27.03%) C++
16 9 (24.32%) System Integration Testing
17 8 (21.62%) Test Strategy
17 8 (21.62%) Jasmine
17 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
17 8 (21.62%) C
17 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
17 8 (21.62%) PHP

F#
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (59.46%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (8.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) HTTP
2 5 (13.51%) AMQP
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (51.35%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (72.97%) SpecFlow
2 26 (70.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (67.57%) Selenium
4 11 (29.73%) HP UFT
5 8 (21.62%) Jasmine
6 6 (16.22%) GoCD
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (8.11%) Electronics
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
1 3 (8.11%) Marketing
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Tester
2 17 (45.95%) Automation Tester
3 10 (27.03%) Developer
4 9 (24.32%) Software Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Consultant
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Oracle Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) Applications Tester
10 1 (2.70%) Developer in Test
10 1 (2.70%) F# Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Python Developer
10 1 (2.70%) QA Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) Quality Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) Selenium Tester
10 1 (2.70%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) .NET
2 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
3 6 (16.22%) JSON
3 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (8.11%) Laravel
4 3 (8.11%) Symfony
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (5.41%) Aurelia
5 2 (5.41%) CSS
5 2 (5.41%) CSS3
5 2 (5.41%) HTML
5 2 (5.41%) HTML5
5 2 (5.41%) React
5 2 (5.41%) RESTful
6 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Software Testing
1 27 (72.97%) Test Scripting
2 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (70.27%) Defect Tracking
3 23 (62.16%) Regression Testing
4 20 (54.05%) Migration
5 19 (51.35%) Scrum
5 19 (51.35%) User Stories
6 17 (45.95%) BDD
7 9 (24.32%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (21.62%) Test Strategy
9 7 (18.92%) OO
10 6 (16.22%) API Development
10 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (16.22%) DevOps
10 6 (16.22%) Microservices
10 6 (16.22%) SOLID
11 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
12 3 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) C#
2 11 (29.73%) VBScript
3 10 (27.03%) C++
4 8 (21.62%) C
4 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.62%) PHP
5 7 (18.92%) Python
6 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
6 6 (16.22%) Go
6 6 (16.22%) Haskell
6 6 (16.22%) OCaml
6 6 (16.22%) Ruby
6 6 (16.22%) Rust
7 5 (13.51%) SQL
8 3 (8.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
2 20 (54.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SDET
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Oracle
2 12 (32.43%) HP
3 3 (8.11%) SAP