Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 10 December 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 - 102
Rank change year-on-year - +102 -
Contract jobs citing Go 68 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.10% - 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.79% - 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 0 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 - £450
10th Percentile £375 - £385
90th Percentile £438 - £475
South East median daily rate £425 £500 £438
% change year-on-year -15.00% +14.29% -20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 577 597 712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 51.80% 50.64% 56.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 476 517
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +3.93% +8.25%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £300
90th Percentile £549 £582 £570
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 14
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £43.75 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +37.80% -18.59%
10th Percentile £39.50 £25.75 £15.66
90th Percentile £53.00 £77.50 £41.28
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Go in Oxfordshire

Go
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Go in Oxfordshire

Go
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Oxford - 51 £413 - 4
Abingdon - 8 - - 1
Go
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Go.

1 62 (91.18%) AngularJS
2 59 (86.76%) HTML
3 55 (80.88%) JavaScript
4 50 (73.53%) CSS
5 47 (69.12%) jQuery
6 40 (58.82%) Angular 2
7 39 (57.35%) User Experience
7 39 (57.35%) Microservices
7 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (52.94%) Test Automation
9 34 (50.00%) UX Design
10 26 (38.24%) .NET
11 16 (23.53%) Software Engineering
12 14 (20.59%) Web Services
13 12 (17.65%) Google
14 11 (16.18%) Mathematics
14 11 (16.18%) Computer Science
15 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (13.24%) HTML5
16 9 (13.24%) Web Application Development
16 9 (13.24%) Java
16 9 (13.24%) Docker
17 8 (11.76%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
17 8 (11.76%) Life Science
17 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
18 7 (10.29%) Kubernetes
19 6 (8.82%) Python
20 4 (5.88%) Migration
20 4 (5.88%) Web Development
20 4 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) GoCD
1 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (73.53%) Developer
2 26 (38.24%) Web Developer
3 25 (36.76%) Angular Developer
4 22 (32.35%) Applications Developer
4 22 (32.35%) Web Applications Developer
5 14 (20.59%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.41%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Backend Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Java Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Java Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) AWS DevOps
9 1 (1.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) AWS Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (91.18%) AngularJS
2 59 (86.76%) HTML
3 50 (73.53%) CSS
4 47 (69.12%) jQuery
5 40 (58.82%) Angular 2
6 26 (38.24%) .NET
7 14 (20.59%) Web Services
8 9 (13.24%) HTML5
9 3 (4.41%) Node.js
10 2 (2.94%) Java EE
10 2 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (57.35%) User Experience
2 8 (11.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (57.35%) Microservices
2 36 (52.94%) Test Automation
3 34 (50.00%) UX Design
4 16 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 11 (16.18%) Computer Science
5 11 (16.18%) Mathematics
6 9 (13.24%) Web Application Development
7 8 (11.76%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 4 (5.88%) DevOps
8 4 (5.88%) Migration
8 4 (5.88%) Web Development
9 3 (4.41%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 2 (2.94%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.94%) Data Security
10 2 (2.94%) Kanban
10 2 (2.94%) Machine Learning
10 2 (2.94%) Scrum
10 2 (2.94%) TDD
10 2 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 55 (80.88%) JavaScript
2 9 (13.24%) Java
3 6 (8.82%) Python
4 3 (4.41%) Scala
4 3 (4.41%) TypeScript
5 2 (2.94%) C#
5 2 (2.94%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (13.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.88%) Ansible
2 4 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Google
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft