Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 615 589 610
Rank change year-on-year -26 +21 -31
Contract jobs citing F# 14 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.031% 0.060% 0.052%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.061% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 19
London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -25.00%
10th Percentile £413 £375 £363
90th Percentile £534 £650 £510
England median daily rate £500 £450 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London 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 23,023 21,787 19,915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 50.33% 48.35% 44.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,507 16,416 14,945
London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £363 £350 £313
90th Percentile £675 £663 £631
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 138 112
London median hourly rate £39.00 £35.91 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.62% +10.48% +32.03%
10th Percentile £18.18 £17.60 £14.18
90th Percentile £62.81 £50.60 £67.25
England median hourly rate £42.27 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.66% +6.67% +2.74%

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#
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 20 October 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 -12 3 £425 -26.72% 9
West London - 1 £525 - 12
F#
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) Scala
4 6 (42.86%) Functional Programming
4 6 (42.86%) ETL
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) React
5 5 (35.71%) Cryptocurrency
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
6 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) RESTful
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
6 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) WinForms
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services

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 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 2 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (14.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (14.29%) IaaS
3 2 (14.29%) PaaS
3 2 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (7.14%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) Sqoop
4 1 (7.14%) Blockchain
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) UI Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Azure Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Data Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Hadoop Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Angular Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Blockchain Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) React
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) RESTful
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) WinForms
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
4 3 (21.43%) Dapper ORM
4 3 (21.43%) NHibernate
5 2 (14.29%) Play Framework
5 2 (14.29%) Redux
6 1 (7.14%) Angular 2
6 1 (7.14%) web3js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ETL
1 6 (42.86%) Functional Programming
2 5 (35.71%) Cryptocurrency
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) API Development
5 2 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (14.29%) ETL Development
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Microservices
6 1 (7.14%) Mob Programming
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) Scala
4 6 (42.86%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Groovy
6 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
7 1 (7.14%) Erlang
7 1 (7.14%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
1 2 (14.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Google
1 2 (14.29%) Informatica
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle