Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 - 180
Rank change year-on-year - +180 -
Contract jobs citing Go 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.20% - 0.020%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% - 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Berkshire median daily rate £470 - -
South East median daily rate £425 £475 £650
% change year-on-year -10.53% -26.92% +78.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00

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 1,229 935 1,239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.24% 24.53% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 541 773
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £306 £294 £272
90th Percentile £561 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 39
Berkshire median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.24% +75.00% -61.11%
10th Percentile £8.00 £13.00 £11.20
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.18 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +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 27 May 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
Maidenhead - 5 £470 -
Bracknell - 2 - - 2
Reading - 1 - -
Go
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (75.00%) Microservices
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (62.50%) Kanban
4 5 (62.50%) C#
4 5 (62.50%) C++
4 5 (62.50%) Data Security
4 5 (62.50%) SDLC
4 5 (62.50%) GDPR
4 5 (62.50%) Scala
4 5 (62.50%) Machine Learning
4 5 (62.50%) Big Data
4 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
5 3 (37.50%) API Development
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
6 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (25.00%) GCP

Go
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 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (25.00%) CloudBees
2 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (25.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Backend Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Backend Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Product Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (25.00%) Django
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
1 2 (25.00%) React
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon Linux
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Microservices
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Data Security
2 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Kanban
2 5 (62.50%) Machine Learning
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) API Development
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) Scala
4 2 (25.00%) Groovy
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) GDPR
2 2 (25.00%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Kibana
1 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Packer
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google