Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 196 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 - +216
Contract jobs citing Go 19 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.40% 0.13% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 0
East of England median daily rate £450 £675 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% - -
England median daily rate £525 £518 £510
% change year-on-year +1.45% +1.47% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £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 1,749 1,820 1,776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.05% 39.22% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,065 1,061 1,048
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £250
90th Percentile £563 £563 £523
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 120 123
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £16.40 £29.85 £21.50
90th Percentile £54.00 £52.89 £52.25
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +10.67% +7.14%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 - 12 £400 - 4
Essex +17 4 £544 - 4
Hertfordshire -10 2 £350 -48.15% 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £525 - 5
Go
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) DevOps
3 16 (84.21%) Linux
3 16 (84.21%) Ruby
4 15 (78.95%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (78.95%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (78.95%) Java
5 14 (73.68%) Docker
6 13 (68.42%) Ansible
7 12 (63.16%) Perl
8 11 (57.89%) TDD
8 11 (57.89%) Deployment Automation
8 11 (57.89%) Software-Defined Networking
8 11 (57.89%) Continuous Deployment
9 9 (47.37%) Python
9 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
10 7 (36.84%) Broadband
11 5 (26.32%) GitHub
12 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (21.05%) Open Source
12 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
12 4 (21.05%) Degree
12 4 (21.05%) HTTP
12 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
12 4 (21.05%) MySQL
12 4 (21.05%) SSL
12 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
13 3 (15.79%) Web Services
13 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
13 3 (15.79%) High Availability

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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (26.32%) GitHub
3 2 (10.53%) G Suite
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Software-Defined Networking
2 7 (36.84%) Broadband
3 4 (21.05%) HTTP
3 4 (21.05%) SSL
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Blockchain
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) OLAP
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Mercurial
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Java Developer
3 8 (42.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) DevOps Developer
5 3 (15.79%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (10.53%) Monitoring Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) AWS Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Blockchain Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (5.26%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) BBC
2 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) CentOS
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) DevOps
3 15 (78.95%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (57.89%) Continuous Deployment
4 11 (57.89%) Deployment Automation
4 11 (57.89%) TDD
5 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
6 4 (21.05%) Open Source
7 3 (15.79%) High Availability
8 2 (10.53%) Task Automation
9 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.26%) Critical Thinking
9 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
9 1 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
9 1 (5.26%) ETL
9 1 (5.26%) Immutable Infrastructure
9 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Ruby
2 15 (78.95%) Java
3 12 (63.16%) Perl
4 9 (47.37%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) Scala
6 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) Ansible
2 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.53%) Puppet
3 2 (10.53%) Salt
4 1 (5.26%) Grafana
4 1 (5.26%) Icinga
4 1 (5.26%) Nagios
4 1 (5.26%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) BT
1 2 (10.53%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat