Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for F# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited F# over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

F#
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 - 160
Rank change year-on-year - +160 -
Contract jobs citing F# 11 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.27% - 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 6
Berkshire median daily rate £525 - £363
10th Percentile £513 - £291
90th Percentile £538 - £419
South East median daily rate £525 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +40.00% +3.45% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

F# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,248 1,222 1,167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.68% 30.05% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 701 683
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £440 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 33
Berkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -7.89%
10th Percentile £35.13 £9.38 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £48.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +6.49%

F#
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing F# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for F# in Berkshire

F#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing F# in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for F# in Berkshire

F#
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 11 £525 -
F#
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing F# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for F#.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Visual Studio Team System
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (90.91%) Docker
2 10 (90.91%) API Development
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) OOP
3 6 (54.55%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) Cosmos DB
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (54.55%) BDD
3 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
4 4 (36.36%) DevOps
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Core
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server

F#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Cosmos DB
2 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Azure Developer
2 9 (81.82%) C# Developer
3 6 (54.55%) F# Developer
4 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
5 4 (36.36%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Core
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) API Development
2 6 (54.55%) BDD
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) OOP
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft