Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 26 September 2018 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 141 139
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 +43
Contract jobs citing F# 18 17 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.49% 0.48% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 1.50% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 20
Hampshire median daily rate £372 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.39% +17.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £250
90th Percentile £433 £476 £495
South East median daily rate £385 £410 £350
% change year-on-year -6.04% +17.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire 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 Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,476 1,137 1,295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 40.17% 31.88% 33.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 670 802
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £390 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +5.41% +1.37%
10th Percentile £310 £250 £275
90th Percentile £550 £500 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 63 77
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +7.95%
10th Percentile £21.25 £21.87 £27.00
90th Percentile £50.75 £50.07 £58.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

F#
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for F# in Hampshire

F#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F# in Hampshire

F#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing F# in Hampshire over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for F# in Hampshire

F#
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 26 September 2018. 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
Andover -8 10 £372 -19.68%
F#
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for F#.

1 18 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 18 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (94.44%) Selenium
2 17 (94.44%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) Web Services
3 14 (77.78%) .NET
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 14 (77.78%) LoadRunner
3 14 (77.78%) HP
3 14 (77.78%) Software AG
3 14 (77.78%) webMethods
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle APEX
3 14 (77.78%) SoapUI
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (77.78%) Test Strategy
3 14 (77.78%) SpecFlow
3 14 (77.78%) API Testing
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2016
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
4 13 (72.22%) Linux
5 12 (66.67%) Eclipse
5 12 (66.67%) Ant
5 12 (66.67%) TestNG
5 12 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
6 11 (61.11%) Performance Testing
6 11 (61.11%) ISEB

F#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) PuTTY
1 9 (50.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2016
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) HP UFT
2 17 (94.44%) Selenium
3 14 (77.78%) LoadRunner
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle APEX
3 14 (77.78%) SoapUI
3 14 (77.78%) SpecFlow
4 12 (66.67%) Ant
4 12 (66.67%) Eclipse
4 12 (66.67%) TestNG
5 10 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (11.11%) Toad
7 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Tester
2 7 (38.89%) Automation Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (16.67%) Test Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
5 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
1 14 (77.78%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 13 (72.22%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (77.78%) API Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Test Strategy
3 12 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
4 11 (61.11%) Performance Testing
5 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (50.00%) DevOps
7 7 (38.89%) Scrum
8 6 (33.33%) BDD
8 6 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (22.22%) Kanban
10 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
10 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
10 3 (16.67%) Migration
10 3 (16.67%) TDD
10 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
10 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 2 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) VB
2 3 (16.67%) VBScript
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) ISEB
3 9 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 9 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) HP ALM
2 3 (16.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) HP
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
1 14 (77.78%) Software AG
1 14 (77.78%) webMethods
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Micro Focus