Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 210 191
Rank change year-on-year +34 -19 +20
Contract jobs citing Go 30 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.59% 0.058% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.56% 0.15% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 7
East of England median daily rate £480 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.73% -8.33% +26.32%
10th Percentile £393 £435 £463
90th Percentile £605 £575 £725
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £16.66
% change year-on-year -50.00% +170.19% -

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 1,925 1,996 1,918
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.77% 38.70% 39.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,186 1,113 1,136
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £285 £238
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
England median daily rate £475 £451 £425
% change year-on-year +5.32% +6.12% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 132 136
East of England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £18.65 £16.25 £27.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.63 £53.13
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +1.35%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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
Suffolk - 16 £425 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 9 £600 - 5
Hertfordshire -1 3 £450 -18.18%
Essex - 2 £548 -
Go
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Go.

1 27 (90.00%) Java
2 26 (86.67%) DevOps
3 22 (73.33%) Ruby
4 21 (70.00%) Perl
5 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (56.67%) Linux
6 17 (56.67%) Docker
7 16 (53.33%) Python
7 16 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (50.00%) Ansible
9 14 (46.67%) TDD
10 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (40.00%) Software-Defined Networking
11 11 (36.67%) Continuous Deployment
11 11 (36.67%) Deployment Automation
12 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
13 8 (26.67%) Broadband
13 8 (26.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 7 (23.33%) C
14 7 (23.33%) C++
15 5 (16.67%) Degree
15 5 (16.67%) SQL
16 4 (13.33%) C#
16 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
16 4 (13.33%) Finance
16 4 (13.33%) Scala
16 4 (13.33%) Vagrant
16 4 (13.33%) Apache Spark
17 3 (10.00%) Impala
17 3 (10.00%) Jenkins

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 4 (13.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) GitHub
3 1 (3.33%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 8 (26.67%) Broadband
3 1 (3.33%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) SSL
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
1 3 (10.00%) Impala
1 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) OLAP
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) Flink
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Vagrant
2 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Site Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps Developer
6 2 (6.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Perl Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Kafka
2 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.33%) Django
2 1 (3.33%) Flask
2 1 (3.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) BBC
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) DevOps
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (46.67%) TDD
4 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (36.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 11 (36.67%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (26.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 3 (10.00%) API Integration
8 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.67%) Critical Thinking
9 2 (6.67%) Data Architecture
9 2 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (6.67%) ETL
9 2 (6.67%) High Availability
10 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.33%) Open Source
10 1 (3.33%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) Java
2 22 (73.33%) Ruby
3 21 (70.00%) Perl
4 16 (53.33%) Python
5 7 (23.33%) C
5 7 (23.33%) C++
6 5 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) C#
7 4 (13.33%) Scala
8 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.33%) Mesos
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) Salt
4 1 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) BT
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau