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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Go (Golang)
UK / England
Rank 364 477 534
Rank change year-on-year
+113 +57
Contract jobs citing Go 204 134 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 0.73% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 103 51
Median daily rate £525 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £590 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+23.33% +1.35%
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
16667 18386 18106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.52% 38.67% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11530 12594 12088
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 468 404
Median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.39 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +60 162 £525 +16.66% 49
Yorkshire +27 15 £463 -9.75% 2
East of England - 13 £553 - 1
North West +31 3 £300 -33.33% 4
South East +15 3 £438 -25.53% 4
South West +11 3 £488 - 4
North East - 3 - -
West Midlands +11 2 - -
Go
UK

Go
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 249 (60.88%) DevOps
2 226 (55.26%) Java
3 212 (51.83%) Linux
4 206 (50.37%) Python
5 200 (48.90%) Ruby
6 185 (45.23%) Docker
7 180 (44.01%) Amazon AWS
8 161 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
9 155 (37.90%) Ansible
10 131 (32.03%) Opscode Chef
11 113 (27.63%) Git (software)
12 108 (26.41%) Jenkins
13 106 (25.92%) Continuous Integration
14 99 (24.21%) Puppet
15 98 (23.96%) TDD
16 96 (23.47%) Kubernetes
17 91 (22.25%) Terraform
18 87 (21.27%) PostgreSQL
19 83 (20.29%) JavaScript
20 78 (19.07%) Configuration Management
21 70 (17.11%) Node.js
21 70 (17.11%) Open Source
22 66 (16.14%) Security Cleared
23 64 (15.65%) Continuous Delivery
24 62 (15.16%) Redis
25 60 (14.67%) HTTP
25 60 (14.67%) SC Cleared
26 57 (13.94%) MySQL
27 56 (13.69%) MongoDB
28 55 (13.45%) Bash Shell

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 49 (11.98%) Elasticsearch
2 45 (11.00%) OpenStack
3 38 (9.29%) Cloud Foundry
4 25 (6.11%) Apache
5 24 (5.87%) nginx
6 15 (3.67%) Tomcat
7 12 (2.93%) WebSphere
8 10 (2.44%) Ethereum
9 9 (2.20%) Apache Spark
9 9 (2.20%) Hyperledger
10 8 (1.96%) JBoss
11 6 (1.47%) Hubot
12 4 (0.98%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.98%) Confluence
12 4 (0.98%) IIS
12 4 (0.98%) WordPress
13 3 (0.73%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.49%) Jetty
15 1 (0.24%) Mongrel
15 1 (0.24%) SAS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 180 (44.01%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (12.22%) PaaS
3 46 (11.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (10.76%) GitHub
5 26 (6.36%) Amazon EC2
6 25 (6.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (4.65%) Heroku
8 18 (4.40%) IaaS
9 13 (3.18%) Datadog
10 11 (2.69%) Amazon S3
11 10 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (2.20%) Amazon ELB
12 9 (2.20%) Amazon EMR
12 9 (2.20%) Amazon Kinesis
12 9 (2.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 9 (2.20%) Route 53
13 4 (0.98%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.73%) Loggly
14 3 (0.73%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 60 (14.67%) HTTP
2 51 (12.47%) TCP/IP
3 27 (6.60%) SSL
4 18 (4.40%) DNS
5 9 (2.20%) AMQP
5 9 (2.20%) ICMP
5 9 (2.20%) Internet
6 8 (1.96%) VPN
7 5 (1.22%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.98%) Firewall
9 3 (0.73%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (0.49%) Intranet
10 2 (0.49%) LDAP
11 1 (0.24%) DHCP
11 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.24%) SNMP
11 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (21.27%) PostgreSQL
2 62 (15.16%) Redis
3 57 (13.94%) MySQL
4 56 (13.69%) MongoDB
5 28 (6.85%) NoSQL
6 23 (5.62%) Apache Cassandra
6 23 (5.62%) Big Data
7 16 (3.91%) Hadoop
7 16 (3.91%) SQL Server
8 9 (2.20%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.96%) Tick Data
10 6 (1.47%) Riak
11 5 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.22%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.98%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.98%) MariaDB
13 3 (0.73%) HBase
13 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.49%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.49%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 113 (27.63%) Git (software)
2 108 (26.41%) Jenkins
3 41 (10.02%) JIRA
4 35 (8.56%) Maven
5 25 (6.11%) Gradle
6 24 (5.87%) Subversion
7 23 (5.62%) GoCD
8 20 (4.89%) Ant
8 20 (4.89%) Vagrant
9 18 (4.40%) Bitbucket
10 17 (4.16%) Mercurial
11 14 (3.42%) Bazaar
12 11 (2.69%) Artifactory
12 11 (2.69%) Travis CI
13 9 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (2.20%) Jasmine
13 9 (2.20%) JUnit
14 8 (1.96%) TeamCity
15 7 (1.71%) SonarQube
16 6 (1.47%) Hudson
General
1 46 (11.25%) Finance
2 19 (4.65%) Retail
3 17 (4.16%) Banking
4 16 (3.91%) Marketing
5 12 (2.93%) Front Office
6 11 (2.69%) Games
7 10 (2.44%) Electronics
7 10 (2.44%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.44%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.96%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.98%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 190 (46.45%) Developer
2 134 (32.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 46 (11.25%) Java Developer
4 30 (7.33%) Senior Developer
5 28 (6.85%) AWS DevOps
6 26 (6.36%) AWS Engineer
7 25 (6.11%) Python Developer
8 24 (5.87%) Ruby Developer
9 22 (5.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 21 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
11 19 (4.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 18 (4.40%) Software Developer
13 17 (4.16%) Consultant
14 15 (3.67%) Architect
14 15 (3.67%) Cloud Engineer
14 15 (3.67%) DevOps Consultant
14 15 (3.67%) Software Engineer
15 14 (3.42%) Senior DevOps
15 14 (3.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 13 (3.18%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (17.11%) Node.js
2 51 (12.47%) HTML
3 50 (12.22%) REST
4 49 (11.98%) Web Services
5 45 (11.00%) AngularJS
6 39 (9.54%) RabbitMQ
7 36 (8.80%) Elastic Stack
8 33 (8.07%) CSS
9 30 (7.33%) HTML5
10 23 (5.62%) Spring
11 22 (5.38%) Ruby on Rails
12 20 (4.89%) JSON
13 19 (4.65%) Kafka
14 16 (3.91%) Django
14 16 (3.91%) LAMP
15 15 (3.67%) Sensu
16 13 (3.18%) .NET
16 13 (3.18%) RESTful
17 11 (2.69%) Spring Boot
18 10 (2.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.62%) Algorithms
2 20 (4.89%) Data Structures
3 17 (4.16%) Blockchain
4 14 (3.42%) Fintech
4 14 (3.42%) User Experience
5 13 (3.18%) Linux Command Line
6 11 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.96%) Public Cloud
7 8 (1.96%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.71%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.71%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.71%) Minimum Viable Product
8 7 (1.71%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.71%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.22%) Cloud Native
9 5 (1.22%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.98%) Blog
10 4 (0.98%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.73%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 212 (51.83%) Linux
2 55 (13.45%) CoreOS
3 35 (8.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (8.31%) Unix
4 34 (8.31%) Windows
5 25 (6.11%) Ubuntu
6 14 (3.42%) RancherOS
7 12 (2.93%) Mac OS
8 11 (2.69%) CentOS
9 7 (1.71%) Android
9 7 (1.71%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.47%) Solaris
11 3 (0.73%) SUSE
11 3 (0.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.49%) Debian
13 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (60.88%) DevOps
2 161 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (25.92%) Continuous Integration
4 98 (23.96%) TDD
5 78 (19.07%) Configuration Management
6 70 (17.11%) Open Source
7 64 (15.65%) Continuous Delivery
8 47 (11.49%) Microservices
9 42 (10.27%) OO
10 41 (10.02%) Software Engineering
11 36 (8.80%) BDD
12 32 (7.82%) E-Commerce
13 29 (7.09%) High Availability
14 26 (6.36%) Scrum
15 25 (6.11%) Web Operations
16 23 (5.62%) Unit Testing
17 20 (4.89%) Kanban
18 19 (4.65%) Analytics
18 19 (4.65%) Automated Testing
18 19 (4.65%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 226 (55.26%) Java
2 206 (50.37%) Python
3 200 (48.90%) Ruby
4 83 (20.29%) JavaScript
5 55 (13.45%) Bash Shell
6 54 (13.20%) Scala
7 39 (9.54%) PHP
8 36 (8.80%) C++
9 31 (7.58%) C
9 31 (7.58%) Perl
9 31 (7.58%) Rust
10 24 (5.87%) Clojure
11 23 (5.62%) SQL
12 20 (4.89%) C#
13 18 (4.40%) F#
13 18 (4.40%) PowerShell
14 9 (2.20%) Haskell
15 7 (1.71%) Erlang
16 6 (1.47%) Korn
16 6 (1.47%) R
Qualifications
1 66 (16.14%) Security Cleared
2 60 (14.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.20%) DV Cleared
4 8 (1.96%) PhD
5 7 (1.71%) Degree
6 4 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.40%) QA
2 3 (0.73%) GCP
3 1 (0.24%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.24%) SDET
System Software
1 185 (45.23%) Docker
2 20 (4.89%) etcd
2 20 (4.89%) flannel
3 14 (3.42%) vSphere
4 6 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.22%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.22%) Ceph
5 5 (1.22%) GlusterFS
6 4 (0.98%) NFS
6 4 (0.98%) vCloud
7 3 (0.73%) Squid
8 2 (0.49%) HDFS
8 2 (0.49%) LXC
9 1 (0.24%) Gluster
9 1 (0.24%) Varnish
9 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 155 (37.90%) Ansible
2 131 (32.03%) Opscode Chef
3 99 (24.21%) Puppet
4 96 (23.47%) Kubernetes
5 91 (22.25%) Terraform
6 39 (9.54%) Salt
7 31 (7.58%) Mesos
8 29 (7.09%) Consul
9 28 (6.85%) Sysdig
10 23 (5.62%) rkt
11 21 (5.13%) Marathon
12 20 (4.89%) logstash
13 18 (4.40%) Docker Swarm
13 18 (4.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 18 (4.40%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 14 (3.42%) Rancher
15 13 (3.18%) Nagios
16 9 (2.20%) ZABBIX
17 7 (1.71%) Graphite
18 6 (1.47%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 31 (7.58%) Google
2 18 (4.40%) Oracle
3 13 (3.18%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.18%) Red Hat
4 12 (2.93%) SaltStack
4 12 (2.93%) VMware
5 10 (2.44%) SAP
6 6 (1.47%) New Relic
6 6 (1.47%) Splunk
7 5 (1.22%) PagerDuty
8 4 (0.98%) AppDynamics
8 4 (0.98%) Cloudera
8 4 (0.98%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.73%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.73%) Cisco
9 3 (0.73%) F5
9 3 (0.73%) Mercator
10 2 (0.49%) EMC
10 2 (0.49%) ForgeRock
10 2 (0.49%) Isilon
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Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £525 - £575 per day + Excellent
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