Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 13 December 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 114 102
Rank change year-on-year -21 -12 -
Contract jobs citing Go 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.14% 0.051% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.13% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Bristol median daily rate £450 £205 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +119.51% -50.30% -
10th Percentile £418 £193 £369
90th Percentile £483 £218 £466
South West median daily rate £401 £500 £469
% change year-on-year -19.90% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 944 794 646
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 43.36% 40.33% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 531 460
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £267
90th Percentile £538 £488 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +9.68% +4.73% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 16
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -0.65% +2.00%
10th Percentile £35.08 £13.79 £24.08
90th Percentile £58.10 £50.08 £51.21
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Go in Bristol

Go
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Go in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Go.

1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Akka
2 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) GoCD
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) GoCD
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Akka
1 1 (33.33%) Kafka
1 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) MVVM
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet