The table below looks at the statistics for Go skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Go over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Go (Golang)
England / North West
Rank 128 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Go 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+22.58% +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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1031 1409 1072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 39.32% 35.91% 34.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 902 705
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 63 32
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.54 £42.34 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

Go
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Go as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Go Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Go
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Go Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Go
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Go across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Go Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Go
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Manchester - 2 - - 4
Cheshire - 1 - -
Go
England

Go
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 North West region with a requirement for Go.

1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) Docker
3 9 (64.29%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 7 (50.00%) Python
6 6 (42.86%) Ruby
6 6 (42.86%) Angular 2
7 5 (35.71%) Linux
7 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
7 5 (35.71%) Scrum
7 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
7 5 (35.71%) Perl
7 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (28.57%) DevOps
8 4 (28.57%) HTML
8 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (21.43%) C#
9 3 (21.43%) MySQL
9 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
9 3 (21.43%) Kerberos
9 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
9 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
9 3 (21.43%) JAAS
9 3 (21.43%) Ajax
9 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
9 3 (21.43%) Ansible
9 3 (21.43%) PaaS
9 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell

Go
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) PaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (14.29%) GoCD
1 2 (14.29%) Hudson
1 2 (14.29%) Jasmine
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Django Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 6 (42.86%) Angular 2
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) Ajax
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) JAAS
4 3 (21.43%) Java SE
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) Kanban
5 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 2 (14.29%) Microservices
5 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (42.86%) Ruby
5 5 (35.71%) Perl
6 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
7 2 (14.29%) Korn
8 1 (7.14%) C++
8 1 (7.14%) PHP
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Docker
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
2 3 (21.43%) Ansible
3 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (14.29%) Terraform
4 1 (7.14%) Chronos
4 1 (7.14%) logstash
4 1 (7.14%) Marathon
4 1 (7.14%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) Google
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