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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Go (Golang)
Rank 440 542 576
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +34
Contract jobs citing Go 191 69 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.14% 0.010%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 0.37% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 49 4
Median daily rate £538 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £588 £438 -
% change year-on-year
+34.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
19090 18618 17999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.75% 37.82% 37.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13318 12519 12051
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 388 432
Median hourly rate £38.00 £36.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +75 134 £500 +5.26% 38
South East +17 32 £688 +52.77% 1
Yorkshire - 19 £588 - 3
North West -13 5 £450 +2.85% 3
Go
UK

Go
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 236 (71.73%) Ruby
2 198 (60.18%) DevOps
3 197 (59.88%) Java
4 186 (56.53%) Linux
5 174 (52.89%) Amazon AWS
6 155 (47.11%) Python
7 141 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 135 (41.03%) Docker
9 126 (38.30%) Puppet
10 120 (36.47%) Git (software)
10 120 (36.47%) Configuration Management
11 115 (34.95%) Ansible
12 106 (32.22%) NoSQL
13 103 (31.31%) Kubernetes
14 99 (30.09%) SQL
15 95 (28.88%) Continuous Integration
16 92 (27.96%) Sensu
17 89 (27.05%) logstash
17 89 (27.05%) nginx
18 87 (26.44%) GitHub
19 84 (25.53%) etcd
20 83 (25.23%) CoreOS
21 82 (24.92%) Artifactory
21 82 (24.92%) flannel
22 81 (24.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
22 81 (24.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
22 81 (24.62%) Graphite
23 80 (24.32%) HAProxy
24 79 (24.01%) Ceph
24 79 (24.01%) GitLab

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 89 (27.05%) nginx
2 65 (19.76%) Cloud Foundry
3 63 (19.15%) Node.js
4 55 (16.72%) OpenStack
5 12 (3.65%) JBoss
5 12 (3.65%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.43%) Apache Spark
6 8 (2.43%) IIS
7 7 (2.13%) Confluence
7 7 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.82%) Apache
9 1 (0.30%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.30%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.30%) Jetty
9 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.30%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 174 (52.89%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (26.44%) GitHub
3 60 (18.24%) PaaS
4 58 (17.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 41 (12.46%) Heroku
6 14 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (3.95%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (3.95%) IaaS
8 8 (2.43%) Amazon S3
9 7 (2.13%) Amazon Glacier
9 7 (2.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (1.82%) Google Apps
11 5 (1.52%) Bluemix
11 5 (1.52%) SaaS
12 4 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.61%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.03%) HTTP
2 27 (8.21%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.04%) SSL
4 9 (2.74%) AMQP
4 9 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (1.82%) OpenVPN
6 5 (1.52%) DNS
6 5 (1.52%) Software-Defined Networking
7 4 (1.22%) Internet
8 3 (0.91%) LDAP
9 1 (0.30%) DHCP
9 1 (0.30%) FTP
9 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.30%) ICMP
9 1 (0.30%) Intranet
9 1 (0.30%) IPsec
9 1 (0.30%) Network Security
9 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (32.22%) NoSQL
2 62 (18.84%) PostgreSQL
3 57 (17.33%) Redis
4 52 (15.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 50 (15.20%) MongoDB
6 45 (13.68%) MySQL
7 22 (6.69%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.34%) Neo4j
9 7 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.82%) Datomic
10 6 (1.82%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.22%) MariaDB
11 4 (1.22%) SQL Server
12 3 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.91%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.61%) Big Data
14 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.30%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 120 (36.47%) Git (software)
2 82 (24.92%) Artifactory
3 79 (24.01%) GitLab
4 69 (20.97%) Jenkins
5 11 (3.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (2.74%) JIRA
7 7 (2.13%) Travis CI
8 6 (1.82%) Maven
9 4 (1.22%) Grunt
9 4 (1.22%) gulp
9 4 (1.22%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.91%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.61%) Ant
11 2 (0.61%) Geb
11 2 (0.61%) Gradle
11 2 (0.61%) JUnit
11 2 (0.61%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.61%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.61%) Spock
11 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (16.72%) Finance
2 13 (3.95%) Banking
3 11 (3.34%) Retail
4 10 (3.04%) Marketing
5 5 (1.52%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.22%) Games
7 2 (0.61%) Back Office
7 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 131 (39.82%) Developer
2 126 (38.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (9.42%) Java Developer
4 30 (9.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 26 (7.90%) Software Engineer
6 23 (6.99%) Cloud Engineer
6 23 (6.99%) Java Engineer
7 20 (6.08%) Software Developer
8 17 (5.17%) Consultant
9 16 (4.86%) Python Developer
10 15 (4.56%) DevOps Consultant
10 15 (4.56%) Operations Engineer
11 14 (4.26%) AWS Engineer
11 14 (4.26%) Linux Consultant
11 14 (4.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 14 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
11 14 (4.26%) Ruby Developer
12 13 (3.95%) Cloud Developer
13 12 (3.65%) Java Software Engineer
14 11 (3.34%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (27.96%) Sensu
2 78 (23.71%) Web Services
3 63 (19.15%) RabbitMQ
4 54 (16.41%) CSS
5 49 (14.89%) HTML
6 29 (8.81%) .NET
7 27 (8.21%) RESTful
8 24 (7.29%) AngularJS
9 20 (6.08%) Ruby on Rails
10 16 (4.86%) HTML5
11 14 (4.26%) CSS3
12 13 (3.95%) REST
13 12 (3.65%) Kafka
13 12 (3.65%) Spring
14 11 (3.34%) JMS
14 11 (3.34%) Sass
15 10 (3.04%) MCollective
16 8 (2.43%) Django
16 8 (2.43%) J2EE
16 8 (2.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.86%) Fintech
2 14 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.04%) Cloud Native
4 6 (1.82%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (1.52%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.22%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.91%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.91%) Replication
7 3 (0.91%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.61%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.61%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.30%) Cryptocurrency
9 1 (0.30%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 186 (56.53%) Linux
2 83 (25.23%) CoreOS
3 56 (17.02%) Unix
4 30 (9.12%) Mac OS
5 12 (3.65%) Windows
6 8 (2.43%) Debian
7 4 (1.22%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.91%) CentOS
9 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (60.18%) DevOps
2 141 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (36.47%) Configuration Management
4 95 (28.88%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (23.71%) TDD
6 73 (22.19%) Security Hardening
7 63 (19.15%) Open Source
8 62 (18.84%) Continuous Delivery
9 61 (18.54%) Software Engineering
10 39 (11.85%) Front End Development
11 26 (7.90%) Microservices
11 26 (7.90%) OO
11 26 (7.90%) Web Operations
12 24 (7.29%) Scrum
13 20 (6.08%) High Availability
13 20 (6.08%) Software Delivery
14 18 (5.47%) Performance Optimisation
15 16 (4.86%) MVC
16 15 (4.56%) Web Development
17 14 (4.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 236 (71.73%) Ruby
2 197 (59.88%) Java
3 155 (47.11%) Python
4 99 (30.09%) SQL
5 74 (22.49%) JavaScript
6 56 (17.02%) Scala
7 47 (14.29%) Bash Shell
8 27 (8.21%) C++
9 23 (6.99%) PHP
10 22 (6.69%) Perl
11 20 (6.08%) Erlang
12 16 (4.86%) PowerShell
13 11 (3.34%) Clojure
14 9 (2.74%) C
15 7 (2.13%) CoffeeScript
16 4 (1.22%) C#
17 3 (0.91%) Groovy
17 3 (0.91%) Shell Script
18 2 (0.61%) Jython
18 2 (0.61%) Lua
Qualifications
1 70 (21.28%) Security Cleared
2 65 (19.76%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 16 (4.86%) DV Cleared
4 14 (4.26%) BC Cleared
4 14 (4.26%) Degree
5 2 (0.61%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.04%) QA
2 8 (2.43%) SLA
3 7 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 135 (41.03%) Docker
2 84 (25.53%) etcd
3 82 (24.92%) flannel
4 79 (24.01%) Ceph
4 79 (24.01%) GlusterFS
5 36 (10.94%) vSphere
6 4 (1.22%) Varnish
7 2 (0.61%) LXC
7 2 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 126 (38.30%) Puppet
2 115 (34.95%) Ansible
3 103 (31.31%) Kubernetes
4 89 (27.05%) logstash
5 81 (24.62%) Graphite
5 81 (24.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 81 (24.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 80 (24.32%) HAProxy
7 34 (10.33%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (5.47%) Grafana
8 18 (5.47%) Kibana
9 16 (4.86%) Uchiwa
10 14 (4.26%) Terraform
11 11 (3.34%) Salt
12 6 (1.82%) Packer
13 5 (1.52%) Nagios
14 3 (0.91%) ZABBIX
15 2 (0.61%) Cacti
15 2 (0.61%) Ganglia
15 2 (0.61%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 21 (6.38%) Google
2 18 (5.47%) VMware
3 10 (3.04%) Sitecore
4 5 (1.52%) Oracle
5 4 (1.22%) Splunk
6 2 (0.61%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.61%) New Relic
6 2 (0.61%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.30%) Facebook
7 1 (0.30%) Foundry
7 1 (0.30%) MapR
7 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.30%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.30%) Zend
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