Period
to 20 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 April 2019 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#
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 89 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Contract jobs citing F# 14 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.92% 0.23% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 0
Reading median daily rate £525 £426 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.17% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £365 -
% change year-on-year +43.84% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 555 404 420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 36.49% 31.25% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 269 253
Reading median daily rate £453 £390 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.03% -5.45% +3.13%
10th Percentile £362 £275 £299
90th Percentile £600 £550 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 11
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +52.87% -56.39%
10th Percentile £37.00 £18.01 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.30 £52.38 £57.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £28.75 £24.75
% change year-on-year +56.52% +16.16% -10.00%

F#
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for F# in Reading

F#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F# in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 Reading region with a requirement for F#.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) Visual Studio Team System
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (92.86%) Docker
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) API Development
4 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (50.00%) DevOps
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) .NET Core
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (42.86%) Cosmos DB
5 6 (42.86%) BDD
5 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 6 (42.86%) CSS
5 6 (42.86%) OOP
5 6 (42.86%) OO
6 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
7 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
7 2 (14.29%) Qualys
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
7 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server

F#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Cosmos DB
2 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Azure Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 7 (50.00%) F# Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
5 5 (35.71%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Core
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) API Development
2 7 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (42.86%) BDD
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) OOP
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Qualys