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 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Go (Golang)
Rank 457 554 577
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +23
Contract jobs citing Go 174 53 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.10% 0.031%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.27% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 40 10
Median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £438 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -
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
19759 19785 17939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.57% 38.34% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13659 13523 11719
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 402 377
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £18.94 £15.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 23 July 2016.

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 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +97 147 £500 +5.26% 48
South East +8 12 £463 +2.77% 4
Yorkshire +7 8 £550 +57.14% 2
North West -11 4 £435 -0.57% 1
North East -42 2 £500 +48.14%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Go
UK

Go
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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.

1 274 (73.85%) Ruby
2 248 (66.85%) DevOps
3 225 (60.65%) Linux
4 187 (50.40%) Docker
5 183 (49.33%) Amazon AWS
6 181 (48.79%) Java
7 148 (39.89%) Puppet
8 145 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
9 144 (38.81%) Python
10 139 (37.47%) Ansible
11 133 (35.85%) Kubernetes
12 132 (35.58%) Configuration Management
12 132 (35.58%) Git (software)
13 115 (31.00%) etcd
14 114 (30.73%) NoSQL
15 111 (29.92%) GitHub
15 111 (29.92%) flannel
16 107 (28.84%) CoreOS
17 105 (28.30%) Host Intrusion Detection System
17 105 (28.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
18 103 (27.76%) SQL
19 102 (27.49%) Continuous Integration
20 97 (26.15%) nginx
21 96 (25.88%) Security Hardening
22 93 (25.07%) TDD
23 91 (24.53%) rkt
23 91 (24.53%) Artifactory
24 90 (24.26%) Security Cleared
25 89 (23.99%) GitLab
25 89 (23.99%) HAProxy

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 97 (26.15%) nginx
2 73 (19.68%) Cloud Foundry
3 65 (17.52%) OpenStack
4 17 (4.58%) Apache Spark
5 12 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (2.96%) Confluence
7 4 (1.08%) Apache
8 3 (0.81%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.81%) Drupal
8 3 (0.81%) JBoss
8 3 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.27%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.27%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.27%) IIS
9 1 (0.27%) Jetty
9 1 (0.27%) Mule
9 1 (0.27%) SAS
9 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
1 3 (0.81%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 183 (49.33%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (29.92%) GitHub
3 68 (18.33%) PaaS
4 64 (17.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 36 (9.70%) Heroku
6 12 (3.23%) IaaS
7 9 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (2.16%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (2.16%) Google Apps
9 7 (1.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (1.89%) Bluemix
10 5 (1.35%) SaaS
11 4 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (1.08%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.81%) Office 365
13 2 (0.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.27%) Google App Engine
14 1 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 51 (13.75%) HTTP
2 46 (12.40%) TCP/IP
3 27 (7.28%) SSL
4 7 (1.89%) AMQP
4 7 (1.89%) OpenVPN
5 6 (1.62%) DNS
6 4 (1.08%) Internet
6 4 (1.08%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (0.81%) LDAP
8 2 (0.54%) ICMP
8 2 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.54%) VPN
9 1 (0.27%) DHCP
9 1 (0.27%) FTP
9 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.27%) Intranet
9 1 (0.27%) IPsec
9 1 (0.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (30.73%) NoSQL
2 74 (19.95%) PostgreSQL
3 64 (17.25%) Redis
4 61 (16.44%) MongoDB
5 56 (15.09%) MySQL
6 49 (13.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (4.04%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.96%) Neo4j
9 9 (2.43%) Hadoop
9 9 (2.43%) SQL Server
10 8 (2.16%) Datomic
11 7 (1.89%) Big Data
12 5 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.81%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.81%) Power BI
13 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.54%) HBase
14 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 132 (35.58%) Git (software)
2 91 (24.53%) Artifactory
3 89 (23.99%) GitLab
4 75 (20.22%) Jenkins
5 11 (2.96%) JIRA
6 9 (2.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (2.43%) Bitbucket
7 8 (2.16%) Maven
7 8 (2.16%) Travis CI
8 7 (1.89%) Vagrant
9 6 (1.62%) Mercurial
10 4 (1.08%) GoCD
10 4 (1.08%) Subversion
11 3 (0.81%) Ant
11 3 (0.81%) Geb
11 3 (0.81%) Gradle
11 3 (0.81%) Grunt
11 3 (0.81%) gulp
11 3 (0.81%) JUnit
11 3 (0.81%) Spock
General
1 59 (15.90%) Finance
2 17 (4.58%) Retail
3 12 (3.23%) Banking
4 7 (1.89%) Marketing
5 5 (1.35%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.08%) Games
7 3 (0.81%) Back Office
8 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 161 (43.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 124 (33.42%) Developer
3 39 (10.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 34 (9.16%) Cloud Engineer
5 32 (8.63%) Software Engineer
6 26 (7.01%) Java Engineer
7 25 (6.74%) Java Developer
8 22 (5.93%) Consultant
9 21 (5.66%) AWS DevOps
9 21 (5.66%) DevOps Consultant
9 21 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 21 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
10 19 (5.12%) AWS Engineer
10 19 (5.12%) Operations Engineer
10 19 (5.12%) Software Developer
11 18 (4.85%) Lead DevOps
12 17 (4.58%) Ruby Developer
13 16 (4.31%) Python Developer
13 16 (4.31%) Senior DevOps
14 15 (4.04%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (23.72%) Sensu
2 72 (19.41%) Node.js
3 53 (14.29%) Web Services
4 50 (13.48%) RabbitMQ
5 41 (11.05%) CSS
6 34 (9.16%) HTML
7 25 (6.74%) .NET
8 24 (6.47%) Ruby on Rails
9 23 (6.20%) AngularJS
10 20 (5.39%) RESTful
11 17 (4.58%) HTML5
12 14 (3.77%) REST
13 13 (3.50%) CSS3
13 13 (3.50%) Sass
14 12 (3.23%) MCollective
15 11 (2.96%) JMS
15 11 (2.96%) Kafka
16 10 (2.70%) Django
17 9 (2.43%) XML
18 8 (2.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.58%) Computer Science
1 17 (4.58%) Fintech
2 10 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.43%) Cloud Native
4 8 (2.16%) Blockchain
4 8 (2.16%) Performance Metrics
5 7 (1.89%) Public Cloud
6 6 (1.62%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.35%) Cryptography
7 5 (1.35%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.08%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.08%) User Experience
8 4 (1.08%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.08%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (0.81%) Replication
10 2 (0.54%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.27%) Cryptocurrency
11 1 (0.27%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 225 (60.65%) Linux
2 107 (28.84%) CoreOS
3 37 (9.97%) Unix
4 12 (3.23%) RancherOS
5 9 (2.43%) Mac OS
6 7 (1.89%) Windows
7 3 (0.81%) CentOS
7 3 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.81%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.54%) Debian
8 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.27%) Android
9 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (66.85%) DevOps
2 145 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (35.58%) Configuration Management
4 102 (27.49%) Continuous Integration
5 96 (25.88%) Security Hardening
6 93 (25.07%) TDD
7 79 (21.29%) Open Source
8 65 (17.52%) Software Engineering
9 54 (14.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 38 (10.24%) Microservices
11 31 (8.36%) Scrum
12 24 (6.47%) High Availability
13 19 (5.12%) Front End Development
13 19 (5.12%) Web Development
14 17 (4.58%) MVC
14 17 (4.58%) SOA
15 16 (4.31%) OO
15 16 (4.31%) Web Operations
16 15 (4.04%) Automated Testing
16 15 (4.04%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 274 (73.85%) Ruby
2 181 (48.79%) Java
3 144 (38.81%) Python
4 103 (27.76%) SQL
5 66 (17.79%) JavaScript
6 49 (13.21%) Scala
7 45 (12.13%) Bash Shell
8 25 (6.74%) Erlang
9 21 (5.66%) PHP
10 17 (4.58%) C++
11 16 (4.31%) C#
12 14 (3.77%) Clojure
13 12 (3.23%) Perl
14 8 (2.16%) C
15 6 (1.62%) CoffeeScript
15 6 (1.62%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.08%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.81%) Groovy
17 3 (0.81%) Jython
17 3 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 90 (24.26%) Security Cleared
2 86 (23.18%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.85%) Degree
4 17 (4.58%) DV Cleared
5 16 (4.31%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (3.77%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.54%) PhD
8 1 (0.27%) CISSP
8 1 (0.27%) CLAS
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (0.81%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) GCP
3 1 (0.27%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 187 (50.40%) Docker
2 115 (31.00%) etcd
3 111 (29.92%) flannel
4 88 (23.72%) Ceph
4 88 (23.72%) GlusterFS
5 31 (8.36%) vSphere
6 8 (2.16%) LXC
7 7 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (0.81%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.27%) Varnish
9 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 148 (39.89%) Puppet
2 139 (37.47%) Ansible
3 133 (35.85%) Kubernetes
4 105 (28.30%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 105 (28.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 91 (24.53%) rkt
6 89 (23.99%) HAProxy
7 86 (23.18%) logstash
8 83 (22.37%) Graphite
9 56 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
10 19 (5.12%) Terraform
11 18 (4.85%) Consul
12 15 (4.04%) Mesos
13 13 (3.50%) Salt
14 12 (3.23%) Marathon
14 12 (3.23%) Rancher
15 10 (2.70%) Kibana
16 9 (2.43%) Packer
17 8 (2.16%) Grafana
18 6 (1.62%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 23 (6.20%) Google
2 14 (3.77%) VMware
3 11 (2.96%) Oracle
4 6 (1.62%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.35%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.08%) Rackspace
7 3 (0.81%) Citrix
7 3 (0.81%) EMC
7 3 (0.81%) Informatica
7 3 (0.81%) Siebel
8 2 (0.54%) Guidewire
8 2 (0.54%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.54%) IBM
8 2 (0.54%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.54%) Splunk
8 2 (0.54%) Teradata
9 1 (0.27%) Facebook
9 1 (0.27%) Foundry
9 1 (0.27%) MapR
9 1 (0.27%) Zend
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