The table below looks at the statistics for Go skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Go over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Go (Golang)
UK / England
Rank 359 491 526
Rank change year-on-year
+132 +35
Contract jobs citing Go 222 100 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.32% 0.56% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 87 51
Median daily rate £525 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+24.19% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
16757 17839 17271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.41% 39.06% 37.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11573 12148 11781
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 360 475 379
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +9.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Go
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Go as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

Go Daily Rate Histogram in England

Go
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Go Hourly Rate Trend in England

Go
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
London +88 181 £525 +16.66% 57
East of England - 14 £553 - 2
Yorkshire +19 10 £500 +8.10% 1
North West - 7 £413 -
South West - 4 £469 - 3
West Midlands -5 3 £375 -
South East +14 2 £425 -26.08% 2
North East - 1 - - 1
Go
UK

Go
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Go 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 England region with a requirement for Go.

1 241 (61.32%) DevOps
2 212 (53.94%) Linux
3 207 (52.67%) Java
4 205 (52.16%) Python
4 205 (52.16%) Ruby
5 169 (43.00%) Docker
5 169 (43.00%) Amazon AWS
6 158 (40.20%) Ansible
7 141 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
8 131 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
9 109 (27.74%) Jenkins
10 101 (25.70%) Git (software)
11 100 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
12 96 (24.43%) PostgreSQL
13 92 (23.41%) Puppet
14 90 (22.90%) TDD
15 89 (22.65%) Kubernetes
16 87 (22.14%) Terraform
17 77 (19.59%) Configuration Management
17 77 (19.59%) JavaScript
18 71 (18.07%) Open Source
19 70 (17.81%) Redis
19 70 (17.81%) Security Cleared
20 68 (17.30%) TCP/IP
20 68 (17.30%) Node.js
21 67 (17.05%) HTTP
22 65 (16.54%) SC Cleared
23 64 (16.28%) Continuous Delivery
24 63 (16.03%) MongoDB
25 59 (15.01%) CoreOS

Go
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 46 (11.70%) OpenStack
2 45 (11.45%) Elasticsearch
3 35 (8.91%) Cloud Foundry
4 26 (6.62%) Apache
5 17 (4.33%) nginx
5 17 (4.33%) WebSphere
6 14 (3.56%) Tomcat
7 12 (3.05%) Apache Spark
8 8 (2.04%) JBoss
9 4 (1.02%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.02%) IIS
10 3 (0.76%) Confluence
10 3 (0.76%) SAS
10 3 (0.76%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.51%) Jetty
12 1 (0.25%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.25%) Hubot
12 1 (0.25%) Mongrel
12 1 (0.25%) Mule
Business Applications
1 10 (2.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.25%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 169 (43.00%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (11.45%) PaaS
3 42 (10.69%) GitHub
4 34 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (6.62%) Amazon EC2
6 23 (5.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 18 (4.58%) Heroku
8 13 (3.31%) Datadog
9 10 (2.54%) Amazon S3
9 10 (2.54%) IaaS
10 9 (2.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 8 (2.04%) Amazon ELB
11 8 (2.04%) Amazon EMR
11 8 (2.04%) Amazon Kinesis
11 8 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 8 (2.04%) Route 53
12 5 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (1.02%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (0.51%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 68 (17.30%) TCP/IP
2 67 (17.05%) HTTP
3 40 (10.18%) SSL
4 29 (7.38%) DNS
5 18 (4.58%) ICMP
6 15 (3.82%) VPN
7 10 (2.54%) Internet
8 9 (2.29%) AMQP
9 5 (1.27%) DHCP
10 4 (1.02%) Firewall
11 3 (0.76%) Intranet
11 3 (0.76%) IPv4
11 3 (0.76%) IPv6
11 3 (0.76%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.51%) Network Security
13 1 (0.25%) BIG-IP
13 1 (0.25%) Broadband
13 1 (0.25%) OpenVPN
13 1 (0.25%) SNMP
13 1 (0.25%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (24.43%) PostgreSQL
2 70 (17.81%) Redis
3 63 (16.03%) MongoDB
4 58 (14.76%) MySQL
5 30 (7.63%) NoSQL
6 21 (5.34%) Apache Cassandra
6 21 (5.34%) Big Data
7 16 (4.07%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.04%) Tick Data
9 7 (1.78%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (1.78%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.27%) SQL Server
11 4 (1.02%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.02%) MariaDB
11 4 (1.02%) Riak
12 3 (0.76%) HBase
13 2 (0.51%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.51%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 109 (27.74%) Jenkins
2 101 (25.70%) Git (software)
3 39 (9.92%) JIRA
4 31 (7.89%) Subversion
5 30 (7.63%) GoCD
6 25 (6.36%) Gradle
6 25 (6.36%) Maven
7 24 (6.11%) Bitbucket
8 21 (5.34%) Ant
9 19 (4.83%) Mercurial
9 19 (4.83%) Vagrant
10 13 (3.31%) Bazaar
11 10 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (2.54%) Jasmine
12 7 (1.78%) JUnit
12 7 (1.78%) SonarQube
12 7 (1.78%) Travis CI
13 6 (1.53%) Artifactory
13 6 (1.53%) Hudson
13 6 (1.53%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (10.43%) Finance
2 27 (6.87%) Retail
3 17 (4.33%) Banking
4 16 (4.07%) Marketing
5 10 (2.54%) Electronics
5 10 (2.54%) Front Office
5 10 (2.54%) Games
5 10 (2.54%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.54%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.02%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 176 (44.78%) Developer
2 128 (32.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 35 (8.91%) Java Developer
4 27 (6.87%) Senior Developer
5 26 (6.62%) Python Developer
6 25 (6.36%) AWS DevOps
6 25 (6.36%) AWS Engineer
7 24 (6.11%) Linux Engineer
8 23 (5.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 20 (5.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 19 (4.83%) Software Developer
11 18 (4.58%) Ruby Developer
12 15 (3.82%) Architect
13 14 (3.56%) Consultant
13 14 (3.56%) Java Engineer
14 13 (3.31%) DevOps Consultant
14 13 (3.31%) Senior DevOps
14 13 (3.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 13 (3.31%) Software Engineer
15 12 (3.05%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (17.30%) Node.js
2 46 (11.70%) Web Services
3 39 (9.92%) HTML
4 37 (9.41%) REST
5 32 (8.14%) AngularJS
5 32 (8.14%) ELK Stack
6 30 (7.63%) CSS
7 26 (6.62%) RabbitMQ
8 20 (5.09%) HTML5
9 19 (4.83%) JSON
10 17 (4.33%) Ruby on Rails
11 16 (4.07%) Django
11 16 (4.07%) LAMP
12 15 (3.82%) Sensu
13 12 (3.05%) .NET
13 12 (3.05%) CGI
13 12 (3.05%) RESTful
14 10 (2.54%) FastCGI
14 10 (2.54%) Spring
15 8 (2.04%) Embperl
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.36%) Algorithms
2 23 (5.85%) Data Structures
3 17 (4.33%) Blockchain
4 16 (4.07%) Public Cloud
5 13 (3.31%) User Experience
6 12 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (2.80%) Cryptography
8 10 (2.54%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.29%) Fintech
10 8 (2.04%) Computer Science
10 8 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.78%) Minimum Viable Product
12 6 (1.53%) Private Cloud
13 5 (1.27%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.27%) Virtual Team
14 4 (1.02%) Data Centre
14 4 (1.02%) Statistics
14 4 (1.02%) Visualisation
15 3 (0.76%) Credit Risk
15 3 (0.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 212 (53.94%) Linux
2 59 (15.01%) CoreOS
3 34 (8.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (8.65%) Unix
4 30 (7.63%) Windows
5 21 (5.34%) RancherOS
6 12 (3.05%) Ubuntu
7 11 (2.80%) CentOS
8 9 (2.29%) Android
9 7 (1.78%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.78%) Solaris
10 5 (1.27%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.02%) SUSE
11 4 (1.02%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.76%) Debian
13 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (61.32%) DevOps
2 141 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
4 90 (22.90%) TDD
5 77 (19.59%) Configuration Management
6 71 (18.07%) Open Source
7 64 (16.28%) Continuous Delivery
8 50 (12.72%) OO
9 45 (11.45%) Microservices
10 41 (10.43%) Software Engineering
11 36 (9.16%) E-Commerce
12 31 (7.89%) BDD
13 28 (7.12%) High Availability
14 26 (6.62%) Security Hardening
15 25 (6.36%) Unit Testing
16 24 (6.11%) Scrum
17 19 (4.83%) Load Balancing
17 19 (4.83%) OOP
17 19 (4.83%) Web Operations
18 18 (4.58%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 207 (52.67%) Java
2 205 (52.16%) Python
2 205 (52.16%) Ruby
3 77 (19.59%) JavaScript
4 52 (13.23%) Scala
5 45 (11.45%) Bash Shell
6 43 (10.94%) C++
7 36 (9.16%) Rust
8 35 (8.91%) C
9 32 (8.14%) PHP
10 31 (7.89%) Perl
11 27 (6.87%) C#
12 25 (6.36%) SQL
13 22 (5.60%) Clojure
14 18 (4.58%) F#
15 15 (3.82%) PowerShell
16 9 (2.29%) Haskell
17 8 (2.04%) R
18 7 (1.78%) Erlang
19 6 (1.53%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 70 (17.81%) Security Cleared
2 65 (16.54%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.29%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.04%) Degree
4 8 (2.04%) PhD
5 3 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.83%) QA
2 3 (0.76%) Actionable Recommendations
2 3 (0.76%) GCP
3 1 (0.25%) SDET
System Software
1 169 (43.00%) Docker
2 27 (6.87%) etcd
2 27 (6.87%) flannel
3 14 (3.56%) vSphere
4 7 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.27%) Ceph
5 5 (1.27%) GlusterFS
6 4 (1.02%) NFS
6 4 (1.02%) Squid
7 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.76%) vCloud
7 3 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.51%) HDFS
9 1 (0.25%) Gluster
9 1 (0.25%) Varnish
9 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 158 (40.20%) Ansible
2 131 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 92 (23.41%) Puppet
4 89 (22.65%) Kubernetes
5 87 (22.14%) Terraform
6 37 (9.41%) Mesos
7 36 (9.16%) Consul
8 32 (8.14%) Salt
9 29 (7.38%) Marathon
10 28 (7.12%) Sysdig
11 25 (6.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 25 (6.36%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 23 (5.85%) rkt
13 21 (5.34%) logstash
13 21 (5.34%) Rancher
14 11 (2.80%) Nagios
15 8 (2.04%) ZABBIX
16 6 (1.53%) Graphite
16 6 (1.53%) HAProxy
17 4 (1.02%) Kibana
Vendors
1 27 (6.87%) Google
2 20 (5.09%) Oracle
3 12 (3.05%) Red Hat
3 12 (3.05%) VMware
4 10 (2.54%) SAP
5 8 (2.04%) F5
6 7 (1.78%) CheckPoint
6 7 (1.78%) Cisco
7 6 (1.53%) SaltStack
8 5 (1.27%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.27%) PagerDuty
9 4 (1.02%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.02%) New Relic
9 4 (1.02%) Splunk
10 3 (0.76%) Mercator
11 2 (0.51%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.51%) Teradata
12 1 (0.25%) Hortonworks
12 1 (0.25%) HP
12 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Excellent working environment / culture
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £550 to £600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day Contract to the end of 2017
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago