Period
to 31 May 2020

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 31 May 2020 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
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 368 558 626
Rank change year-on-year +190 +68 -54
Contract jobs citing F# 44 32 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.079% 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 0.17% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 32 15
Median daily rate £575 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £488 £473 £413
90th Percentile £750 £683 £655
England median daily rate £575 £525 £450
% change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 9,383 19,301 22,252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 48.81% 47.78% 48.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,761 14,531 16,929
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £356
90th Percentile £700 £681 £675
England median daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 132 202
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £42.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -14.23% -0.55%
10th Percentile £22.90 £20.00 £17.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £56.40 £59.59
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -18.60% +4.88% -1.20%

F#
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for F# in London

F#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing F# in London.

Daily rate trend for F# in London

F#
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing F# in London over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

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 31 May 2020. 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 +118 4 £703 +75.63%
F#
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 44 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (93.18%) Front Office
3 40 (90.91%) .NET
4 39 (88.64%) AngularJS
4 39 (88.64%) Microservices
5 38 (86.36%) JavaScript
6 37 (84.09%) Finance
7 36 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (81.82%) SQL Server
7 36 (81.82%) Azure
7 36 (81.82%) AWS
8 35 (79.55%) Fund Management
8 35 (79.55%) Software Engineering
8 35 (79.55%) Artificial Intelligence
8 35 (79.55%) Deep Learning
8 35 (79.55%) Machine Learning
8 35 (79.55%) CQRS
8 35 (79.55%) MongoDB
8 35 (79.55%) Redis
8 35 (79.55%) ASP.NET
8 35 (79.55%) Web Services
8 35 (79.55%) MySQL
8 35 (79.55%) Scrum
8 35 (79.55%) React
8 35 (79.55%) .NET Core
9 29 (65.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 29 (65.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (47.73%) TeamCity
10 21 (47.73%) MSBuild
10 21 (47.73%) Octopus Deploy

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:

Cloud Services
1 36 (81.82%) AWS
1 36 (81.82%) Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 35 (79.55%) MongoDB
2 35 (79.55%) MySQL
2 35 (79.55%) Redis
3 29 (65.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 29 (65.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (38.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) MSBuild
1 21 (47.73%) Octopus Deploy
1 21 (47.73%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (93.18%) Front Office
2 37 (84.09%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (68.18%) .NET Developer
3 21 (47.73%) C# Developer
4 13 (29.55%) Angular Developer
4 13 (29.55%) F# Developer
5 11 (25.00%) Front Office Developer
5 11 (25.00%) React Developer
6 9 (20.45%) .NET Software Developer
6 9 (20.45%) .NET Software Engineer
6 9 (20.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (20.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 9 (20.45%) Software Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (18.18%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (13.64%) C# Programmer
8 6 (13.64%) Programmer
9 4 (9.09%) Quantitative Developer
10 3 (6.82%) C# Quant Developer
11 2 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (90.91%) .NET
2 39 (88.64%) AngularJS
3 35 (79.55%) .NET Core
3 35 (79.55%) ASP.NET
3 35 (79.55%) React
3 35 (79.55%) Web Services
4 1 (2.27%) NgRx
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (11.36%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.55%) Derivative
3 2 (4.55%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (88.64%) Microservices
2 36 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (79.55%) Artificial Intelligence
3 35 (79.55%) CQRS
3 35 (79.55%) Deep Learning
3 35 (79.55%) Fund Management
3 35 (79.55%) Machine Learning
3 35 (79.55%) Scrum
3 35 (79.55%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.64%) Algorithmic Trading
4 6 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 5 (11.36%) TDD
6 4 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (4.55%) Functional Programming
8 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
8 2 (4.55%) Quantitative Finance
9 1 (2.27%) Physics
9 1 (2.27%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C#
2 38 (86.36%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.36%) Java
4 4 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (6.82%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.55%) SQL
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
1 1 (2.27%) Master's Degree