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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Functional Programming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Functional Programming over the 6 months to 2 July 2022 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.

Functional Programming
England > East of England
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 135 120 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - -
Contract jobs citing Functional Programming 7 1 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 0.050% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.059% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
10th Percentile £578 - -
25th Percentile £583 - -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £592 - -
75th Percentile £642 - -
90th Percentile £722 - -
England median daily rate £625 £588 £500
% change year-on-year +6.38% +17.50% -9.09%

Functional Programming is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,097 1,709 1,694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 83.61% 84.98% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,273 970 1,052
10th Percentile £213 £158 £250
25th Percentile £363 £300 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £425 £450
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
75th Percentile £588 £535 £525
90th Percentile £675 £600 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 210 87
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £13.00
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate £24.00 £18.44 £22.82
Median % change year-on-year +30.17% -19.20% +30.40%
75th Percentile £52.81 £34.89 £48.46
90th Percentile £60.00 £50.05 £59.30
England median hourly rate £28.46 £24.00 £22.82
% change year-on-year +18.56% +5.17% -0.17%

Functional Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Functional Programming as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Programming in the East of England

Functional Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Functional Programming in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Functional Programming in the East of England

Functional Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Functional Programming in the East of England over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Functional Programming in the East of England

Functional Programming
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Programming within the East of England region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex -2 6 £586 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £750 - 1
Functional Programming
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Functional Programming 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 East of England region with a requirement for Functional Programming.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) CI/CD
2 6 (85.71%) LoadRunner
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Agile
2 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) JMS
2 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 6 (85.71%) JMeter
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Azure
2 6 (85.71%) AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 6 (85.71%) Confluence
2 6 (85.71%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (85.71%) SoapUI
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) Spring Batch
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Ansible
2 6 (85.71%) Docker
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) User Experience

Functional Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (85.71%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
1 6 (85.71%) JMeter
1 6 (85.71%) JUnit
1 6 (85.71%) LoadRunner
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
1 6 (85.71%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) JMS
2 6 (85.71%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Spring Batch
2 6 (85.71%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) CI/CD
2 6 (85.71%) Agile
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Deployment
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Bash
2 1 (14.29%) Go
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) AppDynamics