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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 406 420 407
Rank change year-on-year +14 -13  
Contract jobs citing F# 12 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.019% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.043% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 26
Median daily rate £450 £475 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -22.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £475 £600
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £493 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £613
% change year-on-year -0.68% -40.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

F# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 9783 9312 9840
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.81% 43.56% 42.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7233 7103 7192
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 39 85
Median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £14.95 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £113.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

F#
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing F# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £650 - 4
F#
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing F# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for F#.

1 12 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Scala
3 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (40.00%) jQuery
3 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 7 (35.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) Functional Programming
5 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) Haskell
5 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (25.00%) .NET
6 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (20.00%) OO
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle
7 4 (20.00%) Python
7 4 (20.00%) NHS
7 4 (20.00%) HTML5
8 3 (15.00%) React
8 3 (15.00%) SDLC
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (15.00%) Web Application Development
8 3 (15.00%) DevOps
8 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
8 3 (15.00%) Scrum

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (5.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) RavenDB
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (5.00%) KDB
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Ant
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) CircleCI
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) Gradle
3 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.00%) TestNG
3 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Front Office
2 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (20.00%) F# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Angular Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics Developer
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (40.00%) CSS
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
1 8 (40.00%) jQuery
2 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.00%) React
4 3 (15.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (10.00%) CSS3
5 2 (10.00%) Node.js
5 2 (10.00%) REST
5 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.00%) LINQ
6 1 (5.00%) Modernizr
6 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
6 1 (5.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Derivative
2 2 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (10.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Functional Programming
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) DevOps
6 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (10.00%) OOD
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Workflow
8 1 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) Scala
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) Haskell
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (15.00%) C++
7 2 (10.00%) OCaml
7 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (5.00%) Clojure
8 1 (5.00%) Erlang
8 1 (5.00%) Go
8 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
8 1 (5.00%) PHP
8 1 (5.00%) Ruby
8 1 (5.00%) Rust
8 1 (5.00%) VB
8 1 (5.00%) VBA
8 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Terraform
1 1 (5.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + Finance
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