Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 15 February 2019 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 of England
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 161 199 163
Rank change year-on-year +38 -36 -
Contract jobs citing Go 21 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.49% 0.085% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 0.22% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 16
East of England median daily rate £475 £550 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% -15.38% -
10th Percentile £363 £525 £467
90th Percentile £609 £575 £730
England median daily rate £550 £515 £519
% change year-on-year +6.80% -0.72% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,580 1,822 1,749
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.88% 38.59% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 1,038 1,041
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £303 £294 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £538
England median daily rate £485 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +2.11% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 110 124
East of England median hourly rate £44.25 £41.75 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.99% +0.60% +6.41%
10th Percentile £13.98 £18.38 £29.10
90th Percentile £52.63 £57.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Go as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Go in the East of England

Go
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Go in the East of England

Go
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Go in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Go in the East of England

Go
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. 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
Suffolk +8 9 £375 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 8 £600 - 5
Hertfordshire +8 3 £450 -18.18% 4
Essex -16 1 £558 -
Go
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 of England region with a requirement for Go.

1 19 (90.48%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) Ruby
3 13 (61.90%) Python
4 12 (57.14%) Perl
4 12 (57.14%) DevOps
5 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (38.10%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 7 (33.33%) TDD
7 7 (33.33%) C++
7 7 (33.33%) C
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (23.81%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
8 5 (23.81%) Broadband
9 4 (19.05%) C#
9 4 (19.05%) Kafka
9 4 (19.05%) Docker
10 3 (14.29%) Apache Spark
10 3 (14.29%) API Integration
10 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
10 3 (14.29%) Impala
10 3 (14.29%) Ansible
10 3 (14.29%) Big Data
10 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (14.29%) Apache Hive
10 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Broadband
2 1 (4.76%) IMAP
2 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 3 (14.29%) Big Data
1 3 (14.29%) Impala
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.52%) OLAP
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Site Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Deployment Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Java Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Python Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Kafka
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) SAML
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) DevOps
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 7 (33.33%) TDD
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (23.81%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) API Integration
6 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Critical Thinking
7 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) ETL
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
8 1 (4.76%) High Availability
8 1 (4.76%) ITSM
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) Ruby
3 13 (61.90%) Python
4 12 (57.14%) Perl
5 7 (33.33%) C
5 7 (33.33%) C++
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) C#
8 2 (9.52%) Scala
8 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 2 (9.52%) VBA
9 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
9 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
9 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) IBM