Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 18 July 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#
England > London
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 610 574 608
Rank change year-on-year -36 +34 -40
Contract jobs citing F# 20 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.043% 0.057% 0.029%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.088% 0.12% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 12
London median daily rate £500 £580 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +22.11% -22.45%
10th Percentile £413 £319 £363
90th Percentile £630 £650 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% -31.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £11.00

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 22,663 19,677 19,611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 49.05% 47.08% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,333 14,570 14,809
London median daily rate £513 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £363 £325 £310
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 147 86
London median hourly rate £41.41 £40.00 £27.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +46.08% +9.53%
10th Percentile £17.52 £16.88 £14.69
90th Percentile £62.50 £52.20 £54.38
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +10.67% +7.14%

F#
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for F# in London

F#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F# in London

F#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing F# in London over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for F# 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 6 months to 18 July 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
Central London -46 5 £425 -27.97% 5
F#
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 London region with a requirement for F#.

1 14 (70.00%) C#
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) Scala
2 9 (45.00%) Functional Programming
2 9 (45.00%) React
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Docker
5 6 (30.00%) DevOps
5 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (30.00%) ETL
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) Google
6 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (25.00%) RESTful
6 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (25.00%) Cryptocurrency
7 4 (20.00%) .NET Core
7 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

F#
Co-occurring 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 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Ethereum
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Chatbot
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (5.00%) IaaS
5 1 (5.00%) PaaS
5 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Blockchain
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) Sqoop
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.00%) CouchDB
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) GitLab
4 1 (5.00%) CircleCI
4 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.00%) Mocha
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) UI Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Data Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Evangelist
5 2 (10.00%) Hadoop Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Actuarial Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Azure Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Blockchain Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior UI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
1 9 (45.00%) React
2 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (25.00%) RESTful
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Core
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (20.00%) HTML
4 4 (20.00%) Web Services
4 4 (20.00%) WinForms
5 3 (15.00%) Dapper ORM
5 3 (15.00%) NHibernate
6 2 (10.00%) Node.js
6 2 (10.00%) Play Framework
7 1 (5.00%) Jest
7 1 (5.00%) web3js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (10.00%) State Machine
3 1 (5.00%) Bitcoin
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Functional Programming
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) ETL
4 5 (25.00%) Cryptocurrency
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) Microservices
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Cryptography
7 2 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (10.00%) ETL Development
7 2 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) OOD
7 2 (10.00%) Use Case
8 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C#
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) Scala
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Clojure
5 3 (15.00%) Erlang
5 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Groovy
6 2 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) Go
7 1 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.00%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Docker
2 2 (10.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
1 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (10.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) Informatica
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle