Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 November 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 99 63 113
Rank change year-on-year -36 +50 +31
Contract jobs citing Go 3 6 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.84% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 2.29% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £436 £400 £550
Median % change year-on-year +8.88% -27.27% -
England median daily rate £550 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 461 262 672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 29.59% 36.49% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 173 419
10th Percentile £299 £244 £270
25th Percentile £334 £310 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £360 £400
Median % change year-on-year +18.06% -10.00% -
75th Percentile £500 £438 £475
90th Percentile £554 £510 £550
England median daily rate £530 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +8.72% - +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 23
10th Percentile £17.50 £24.30 £16.20
25th Percentile £20.00 £41.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £41.63
Median % change year-on-year -49.41% +2.09% +4.08%
75th Percentile £45.00 £43.75 £47.50
90th Percentile £46.67 £46.75 £48.50
England median hourly rate £47.50 £42.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +13.10% -4.55% +4.96%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Go as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Go in the East Midlands

Go
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Go in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Go in the East Midlands

Go
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 November 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
Northamptonshire -11 1 £396 -1.00%
Nottinghamshire -21 1 £475 - 3
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Go
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Go.

1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Lua
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) AWS
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) AWS
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Postman
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Military
1 1 (33.33%) Police
1 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
1 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Scala Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) IVR
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Development
3 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Lua
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Accessibility
2 1 (33.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle