Period
to 8 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 8 December 2021 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 58 - 85
Rank change year-on-year - +85 -11
Contract jobs citing Go 5 0 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.69% - 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.09% - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
10th Percentile " " £468
25th Percentile £500 " £483
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 - £513
75th Percentile £541 " £547
90th Percentile £546 " £564
East of England median daily rate £600 £425 £468
% change year-on-year +41.18% -9.09% +1.08%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 239 130 414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 32.92% 39.88% 36.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 91 242
10th Percentile £325 £300 £313
25th Percentile £363 £313 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £489 £463 £439
Median % change year-on-year +5.68% +5.41% +3.24%
75th Percentile £550 £534 £538
90th Percentile £600 £680 £637
East of England median daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +8.82% - -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 44
10th Percentile £11.25 £35.65 £41.08
25th Percentile £18.50 £41.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year -27.78% - +2.27%
75th Percentile £51.25 £47.50 £50.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £51.00
East of England median hourly rate £48.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +3.45%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Go as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Go in Cambridgeshire

Go
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Go in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Go in Cambridgeshire

Go
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 8 December 2021. 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
Cambridge - 4 £513 - 8
Go
East of England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Go.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Azure
3 3 (60.00%) AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Use Case
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) React
4 2 (40.00%) Synthetic Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Gerrit
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (40.00%) Docker
4 2 (40.00%) GCP

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 2 (40.00%) GCP
3 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Artifactory
1 2 (40.00%) Gerrit
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Site Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Synthetic Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) CAPI
3 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (20.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Rancher
2 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware