Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Go skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Go over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Go (Golang)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 - 175
Rank change year-on-year - +175 -
Contract jobs citing Go 9 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.23% - 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% - 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Berkshire median daily rate £463 - £363
10th Percentile £413 - £291
90th Percentile £523 - £419
South East median daily rate £425 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.25 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -50.56% -5.26% -

Go is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,228 1,092 1,250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.29% 27.33% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 748 654 719
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £282 £275
90th Percentile £558 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 41
Berkshire median hourly rate £37.50 £19.66 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.74% +31.07% -59.73%
10th Percentile £8.00 £10.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £49.00 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Go as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Go in Berkshire

Go
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Go in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Go in Berkshire

Go
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 5 £425 - 6
Bracknell - 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £506 -
Go
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Go also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Go.

1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) C++
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
4 4 (44.44%) Microservices
5 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Google
6 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) Spring
6 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Kanban
6 2 (22.22%) Groovy
6 2 (22.22%) CentOS
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Scala
6 2 (22.22%) CouchDB
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (22.22%) CloudBees
2 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (22.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) CouchDB
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Backend Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Python Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Product Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon Linux
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 4 (44.44%) Microservices
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) API Development
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Security
3 2 (22.22%) Dependency Management
3 2 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (22.22%) Kanban
3 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Groovy
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 2 (22.22%) Kibana
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) Packer
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Google