Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 19 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)
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 129 150
Rank change year-on-year -5 +21 -
Contract jobs citing Go 18 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.71% 0.41% 0.067%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.32% 0.82% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Leeds median daily rate £488 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.29% -9.68% -
10th Percentile £413 £316 £366
90th Percentile £538 £428 £399
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +39.29% -9.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,365 1,102 1,461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 53.78% 50.74% 49.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 972 804 1,066
Leeds median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £308
90th Percentile £525 £523 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.56% - +18.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 7
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.53% +24.59% -30.68%
10th Percentile £17.38 £14.80 £11.40
90th Percentile £44.30 £35.70 £16.73
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £38.75 £22.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +76.14% +44.26% -57.04%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Go as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Go in Leeds

Go
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Go in Leeds

Go
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Go in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Go in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Go.

1 16 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (72.22%) Ruby
3 12 (66.67%) Python
3 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (55.56%) PHP
4 10 (55.56%) Software Architecture
4 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 10 (55.56%) Kafka
5 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (50.00%) Puppet
5 9 (50.00%) Java
5 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (44.44%) PaaS
6 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (44.44%) Ansible
7 7 (38.89%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (38.89%) Terraform
7 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
7 7 (38.89%) Games
8 6 (33.33%) HTTP
8 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (33.33%) Microservices
8 6 (33.33%) DevOps
8 6 (33.33%) Node.js
9 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (27.78%) Redis
9 5 (27.78%) CFEngine
9 5 (27.78%) OpenStack

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (27.78%) OpenStack
2 2 (11.11%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Jetty
3 1 (5.56%) Mongrel
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 16 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (44.44%) PaaS
3 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (27.78%) IaaS
4 4 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (11.11%) Serverless
5 2 (11.11%) Slack
6 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (5.56%) GitHub
6 1 (5.56%) Google App Engine
6 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) IPsec
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
1 5 (27.78%) Redis
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
2 2 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (38.89%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Python Developer
4 4 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Kafka
2 7 (38.89%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (33.33%) Node.js
4 5 (27.78%) RESTful
5 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (5.56%) .NET
6 1 (5.56%) Angular 2
6 1 (5.56%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE
6 1 (5.56%) React
6 1 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Online Games
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Software Architecture
2 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (33.33%) DevOps
4 6 (33.33%) Microservices
4 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (27.78%) Release Management
5 5 (27.78%) Service Design
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Open Source
8 2 (11.11%) BDD
8 2 (11.11%) Immutable Infrastructure
8 2 (11.11%) Kanban
8 2 (11.11%) Scrum
8 2 (11.11%) SFIA
8 2 (11.11%) TDD
9 1 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Ruby
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) Python
3 10 (55.56%) PHP
4 9 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
5 5 (27.78%) Perl
6 2 (11.11%) Groovy
7 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (22.22%) Docker
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Puppet
2 8 (44.44%) Ansible
2 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (38.89%) Terraform
4 5 (27.78%) CFEngine
4 5 (27.78%) Salt
5 2 (11.11%) Grafana
5 2 (11.11%) Graylog
5 2 (11.11%) Kibana
5 2 (11.11%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) VMware