Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 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
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 143 156
Rank change year-on-year +22 +13 -
Contract jobs citing Go 16 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.72% 0.040% 0.031%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.50% 0.079% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 1
Leeds median daily rate £400 £625 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.00% +92.31% -
10th Percentile £322 £613 £313
90th Percentile £450 £638 £338
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £625 £325
% change year-on-year -36.00% +92.31% -
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 1066 1267 1353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 47.74% 50.08% 41.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 888 942
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +10.70%
10th Percentile £300 £295 £275
90th Percentile £538 £538 £526
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.06% +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 13
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £13.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +201.89% -24.29% -46.15%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year +201.89% -28.38% -43.08%

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 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Go in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Go also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Go.

1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 10 (62.50%) Python
2 10 (62.50%) Ruby
2 10 (62.50%) Docker
3 9 (56.25%) DevOps
3 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
3 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
3 9 (56.25%) PHP
4 8 (50.00%) C#
4 8 (50.00%) C++
4 8 (50.00%) Node.js
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) Finance
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) Java
6 6 (37.50%) Terraform
7 5 (31.25%) Ansible
7 5 (31.25%) Vagrant
7 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
7 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (25.00%) Maven
8 4 (25.00%) MVC
8 4 (25.00%) Travis CI
8 4 (25.00%) GoCD
9 3 (18.75%) Prometheus
9 3 (18.75%) Serverless
9 3 (18.75%) Rancher
9 3 (18.75%) Loggly

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 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (18.75%) IaaS
2 3 (18.75%) Loggly
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (18.75%) Serverless
2 3 (18.75%) Sumo Logic
3 1 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) SMTP
1 1 (6.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 3 (18.75%) Redis
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) Vagrant
3 4 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (25.00%) GoCD
3 4 (25.00%) Maven
3 4 (25.00%) Travis CI
4 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Site Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (18.75%) JSON
2 3 (18.75%) Symfony
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) Angular 2
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 2 (12.50%) REST
3 2 (12.50%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) Spring Boot
3 2 (12.50%) Twig
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) API Integration
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) OOD
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) SOLID
7 1 (6.25%) Validation
7 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Python
1 10 (62.50%) Ruby
2 9 (56.25%) PHP
3 8 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) C++
4 6 (37.50%) Java
5 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
6 3 (18.75%) Scala
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 1 (6.25%) Perl
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Terraform
2 5 (31.25%) Ansible
3 3 (18.75%) Nagios
3 3 (18.75%) Prometheus
3 3 (18.75%) Puppet
3 3 (18.75%) Rancher
3 3 (18.75%) ZABBIX
4 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
4 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Google
1 3 (18.75%) New Relic
1 3 (18.75%) Rackspace
1 3 (18.75%) Splunk
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle