The table below looks at the statistics for Go skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Go over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Go (Golang)
Rank 526 564 527
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -37
Contract jobs citing Go 64 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.008% 0.005%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.022% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 3 2
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£438 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Go
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18380 18021 15987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.94% 37.42% 37.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12427 12052 10098
Average daily rate £400 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 424 582
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

Go
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Go across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Go Jobs Demand Trend in England

Go
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Go across the England region.

Go Daily Rate Trend in England

Go
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Go across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Go Daily Rate Histogram in England

Go
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +48 49 £475 -9.52% 19
North West - 8 £438 -
South East - 7 £413 -
Go
UK

Go
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Go also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Go.

1 78 (62.90%) Python
2 70 (56.45%) Ruby
3 66 (53.23%) Java
4 65 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (51.61%) Puppet
6 53 (42.74%) Amazon AWS
7 45 (36.29%) Linux
8 42 (33.87%) DevOps
9 41 (33.06%) Ansible
9 41 (33.06%) MongoDB
10 40 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
10 40 (32.26%) Git (software)
10 40 (32.26%) Finance
11 39 (31.45%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (29.84%) Opscode Chef
13 35 (28.23%) Scala
13 35 (28.23%) Configuration Management
14 31 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
15 30 (24.19%) Jenkins
16 28 (22.58%) Heroku
17 27 (21.77%) Front Office
17 27 (21.77%) RAD
18 23 (18.55%) UNIX
18 23 (18.55%) PostgreSQL
18 23 (18.55%) Open Source
19 22 (17.74%) TDD
20 21 (16.94%) Node.js
21 20 (16.13%) MySQL
21 20 (16.13%) JavaScript
21 20 (16.13%) TCP/IP

Go
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Go also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Go. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (16.94%) Node.js
2 7 (5.65%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.84%) JBoss
4 3 (2.42%) Drupal
4 3 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.61%) Apache
5 2 (1.61%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.81%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.81%) CMS
6 1 (0.81%) Zope
6 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 53 (42.74%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (22.58%) Heroku
4 17 (13.71%) PaaS
5 7 (5.65%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (4.03%) Amazon S3
7 4 (3.23%) GitHub
8 3 (2.42%) Google App Engine
8 3 (2.42%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.81%) Route 53
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 18 (14.52%) HTTP
2 18 (14.52%) SSL
3 8 (6.45%) Network Security
4 5 (4.03%) Internet
5 2 (1.61%) VLAN
5 2 (1.61%) LAN
5 2 (1.61%) WAN
5 2 (1.61%) DHCP
5 2 (1.61%) SNMP
5 2 (1.61%) Firewall
5 2 (1.61%) DNS
5 2 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.61%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (1.61%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.06%) MongoDB
2 23 (18.55%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (16.13%) MySQL
4 12 (9.68%) Redis
5 10 (8.06%) Hadoop
6 8 (6.45%) MariaDB
7 7 (5.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (4.03%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (2.42%) Big Data
10 3 (2.42%) Data Mining
10 3 (2.42%) RethinkDB
11 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.81%) Azkaban
11 1 (0.81%) HBase
11 1 (0.81%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.81%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 40 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 30 (24.19%) Jenkins
3 17 (13.71%) Subversion
3 17 (13.71%) Mercurial
3 17 (13.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (8.87%) RSpec
4 11 (8.87%) Cucumber
5 6 (4.84%) Maven
5 6 (4.84%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.61%) Capybara
6 2 (1.61%) Grunt
6 2 (1.61%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.81%) Yeoman
7 1 (0.81%) Bower
7 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 40 (32.26%) Finance
2 27 (21.77%) Front Office
3 10 (8.06%) Marketing
4 4 (3.23%) Electronics
4 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.23%) Games
5 3 (2.42%) Japanese Language
6 2 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) French Language
Job Titles
1 72 (58.06%) Developer
2 20 (16.13%) RAD Developer
3 16 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (8.06%) Senior Developer
4 10 (8.06%) Excel Developer
4 10 (8.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 7 (5.65%) DevOps Specialist
5 7 (5.65%) Architect
6 6 (4.84%) Ruby Developer
7 5 (4.03%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (4.03%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (4.03%) Web Developer
7 5 (4.03%) Java Developer
8 3 (2.42%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (2.42%) Software Developer
8 3 (2.42%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.42%) Front Office Developer
8 3 (2.42%) Technical Architect
8 3 (2.42%) Python Developer
9 2 (1.61%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 19 (15.32%) Web Services
3 18 (14.52%) HTML5
3 18 (14.52%) HTML
4 13 (10.48%) AngularJS
4 13 (10.48%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (8.87%) CSS
6 10 (8.06%) REST
7 8 (6.45%) Kafka
8 7 (5.65%) LAMP
9 6 (4.84%) Spring
9 6 (4.84%) CSS3
10 5 (4.03%) SOAP
10 5 (4.03%) XML
10 5 (4.03%) JSON
11 4 (3.23%) React
11 4 (3.23%) Backbone.js
12 3 (2.42%) ZeroMQ
12 3 (2.42%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (2.42%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Derivative
2 5 (4.03%) Economics
3 4 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.23%) DTV
3 4 (3.23%) Xbox
3 4 (3.23%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.23%) Statistics
4 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (1.61%) Equities
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 45 (36.29%) Linux
2 23 (18.55%) UNIX
3 18 (14.52%) Windows
4 17 (13.71%) Mac OS X
5 6 (4.84%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.84%) CentOS
6 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.81%) Android
6 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.87%) DevOps
3 39 (31.45%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (28.23%) Configuration Management
5 27 (21.77%) RAD
6 23 (18.55%) Open Source
7 22 (17.74%) TDD
8 18 (14.52%) Quantitative Analysis
9 17 (13.71%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (11.29%) Scrum
11 11 (8.87%) E-Commerce
12 10 (8.06%) BDD
13 9 (7.26%) Load Balancing
14 7 (5.65%) MVC
15 5 (4.03%) Mentoring
16 4 (3.23%) Programme Management
16 4 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
16 4 (3.23%) MapReduce
16 4 (3.23%) Analytics
16 4 (3.23%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (62.90%) Python
2 70 (56.45%) Ruby
3 66 (53.23%) Java
4 35 (28.23%) Scala
5 20 (16.13%) JavaScript
6 17 (13.71%) Shell Script
6 17 (13.71%) PowerShell
7 16 (12.90%) VBA
8 14 (11.29%) PHP
9 8 (6.45%) SQL
10 7 (5.65%) Clojure
11 3 (2.42%) Haskell
11 3 (2.42%) Erlang
11 3 (2.42%) R
12 1 (0.81%) F#
12 1 (0.81%) Groovy
12 1 (0.81%) C
12 1 (0.81%) C#
12 1 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (5.65%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) LPIC
2 2 (1.61%) PhD
2 2 (1.61%) CCIE
2 2 (1.61%) CCNP
2 2 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.61%) RHCE
2 2 (1.61%) HP ASE
2 2 (1.61%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (15.32%) Docker
2 4 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.42%) vSphere
3 3 (2.42%) vCloud
4 2 (1.61%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 64 (51.61%) Puppet
2 41 (33.06%) Ansible
3 37 (29.84%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (13.71%) Salt
5 8 (6.45%) Nagios
5 8 (6.45%) Vagrant
6 7 (5.65%) ZABBIX
7 3 (2.42%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.61%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.61%) Kibana
8 2 (1.61%) logstash
9 1 (0.81%) Mesos
Vendors
1 13 (10.48%) VMware
2 5 (4.03%) Rackspace
3 4 (3.23%) Netezza
3 4 (3.23%) SAP
3 4 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (3.23%) Tableau
3 4 (3.23%) Vertica
4 3 (2.42%) Google
4 3 (2.42%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (1.61%) Brocade
5 2 (1.61%) Remedy
5 2 (1.61%) Cisco
5 2 (1.61%) HP
5 2 (1.61%) Juniper
5 2 (1.61%) F5
5 2 (1.61%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.61%) hybris
6 1 (0.81%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.81%) KANA
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