Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 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 > South West
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 201 -
Rank change year-on-year -18 - -
Contract jobs citing F# 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.066% 0.036% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.097% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
South West median daily rate £550 £366 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.27% - -
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
South West 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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,408 2,056 2,387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 39.85% 37.31% 40.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,496 1,257 1,545
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +5.63% -4.83%
10th Percentile £289 £273 £263
90th Percentile £563 £500 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 106 154
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.83 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.61% +4.56% +1.91%
10th Percentile £26.75 £19.38 £21.63
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.25 £51.50
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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for F# in the South West

F#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F# in the South West

F#
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 17 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
Wiltshire - 3 £550 -
F#
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South West region with a requirement for F#.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Apigee
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Core
3 2 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 2 (50.00%) API Development
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Go
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) YAML
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) TestNG
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) JMeter
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports

F#
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (25.00%) CloudFront
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) npm
1 1 (25.00%) NuGet
1 1 (25.00%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (25.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) TestNG
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Code
3 1 (25.00%) WebStorm
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Kafka
3 1 (25.00%) RAML
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) Swagger
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Microservices
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) API Development
2 2 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) Go
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Grafana
1 1 (25.00%) HP ALM
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Apigee
2 1 (25.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Software AG
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Veracode
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) webMethods