Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 January 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 359 320 371
Rank change year-on-year -39 +51 +1
Contract jobs citing F# 18 37 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.24% 0.060%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.70% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 5
South East median daily rate £375 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £332 £250 £335
90th Percentile £480 £513 £458
England median daily rate £450 £450 £500
% change year-on-year - -10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East 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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,833 5,306 6,258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.66% 34.44% 34.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,579 3,215 3,921
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £569 £538 £514
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 191 259
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +6.49% +14.07%
10th Percentile £19.24 £15.00 £14.10
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%

F#
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing F# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for F# in the South East

F#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F# in the South East

F#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing F# in the South East over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for F# in the South East

F#
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Hampshire -6 18 £375 +5.26% 4
F#
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for F#.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) Oracle
2 15 (83.33%) Ant
2 15 (83.33%) Eclipse
2 15 (83.33%) HP
2 15 (83.33%) HP UFT
2 15 (83.33%) Oracle APEX
2 15 (83.33%) Selenium
2 15 (83.33%) TestNG
2 15 (83.33%) SpecFlow
2 15 (83.33%) PuTTY
2 15 (83.33%) WinSCP
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (77.78%) SoapUI
3 14 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (77.78%) Web Services
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 14 (77.78%) Java
3 14 (77.78%) System Integration Testing
3 14 (77.78%) API Testing
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2016
4 13 (72.22%) Windows Server
4 13 (72.22%) Windows
4 13 (72.22%) Linux
4 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 13 (72.22%) Red Hat
4 13 (72.22%) webMethods

F#
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) PuTTY
1 15 (83.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database 10g
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Ant
1 15 (83.33%) Eclipse
1 15 (83.33%) HP UFT
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle APEX
1 15 (83.33%) Selenium
1 15 (83.33%) SpecFlow
1 15 (83.33%) TestNG
2 14 (77.78%) SoapUI
3 11 (61.11%) LoadRunner
3 11 (61.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Developer in Test
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
1 13 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
1 13 (72.22%) Windows Server
1 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) API Testing
1 14 (77.78%) System Integration Testing
1 14 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 11 (61.11%) Defect Tracking
2 11 (61.11%) Performance Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Test Strategy
4 7 (38.89%) DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Kanban
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Web Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 2 (11.11%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) SC Cleared
1 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) ISEB
2 8 (44.44%) ISEB Practitioner
2 8 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) HP
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 13 (72.22%) Red Hat
2 13 (72.22%) Software AG
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) webMethods