Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 99 98
Rank change year-on-year +65 -1 -
Contract jobs citing Go 64 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.17% 0.085% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.17% 0.17% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 1 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £375 £525 £385
90th Percentile £475 £575 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £500 £600
% change year-on-year -15.00% -16.67% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.25 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -50.56% -5.26% -

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 629 594 662
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 50.85% 50.68% 52.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 455 490
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £300 £322 £306
90th Percentile £556 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 14
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +18.06% -7.69%
10th Percentile £40.80 £23.00 £16.05
90th Percentile £54.50 £77.50 £47.03
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

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 24 September 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 £425 - 12
Abingdon - 4 - - 1
Go
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 (96.88%) AngularJS
2 57 (89.06%) HTML
3 51 (79.69%) Microservices
4 50 (78.13%) User Experience
5 49 (76.56%) JavaScript
5 49 (76.56%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (68.75%) UX Design
7 43 (67.19%) CSS
8 40 (62.50%) jQuery
9 37 (57.81%) Test Automation
10 26 (40.63%) Angular 2
11 23 (35.94%) .NET
12 19 (29.69%) Java
13 18 (28.13%) Google
14 17 (26.56%) Web Services
15 16 (25.00%) Web Development
15 16 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (21.88%) Google Cloud Platform
17 13 (20.31%) Web Application Development
17 13 (20.31%) HTML5
17 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
18 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
18 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
19 8 (12.50%) Docker
20 7 (10.94%) Mathematics
20 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
21 5 (7.81%) Scala
22 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
22 4 (6.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
22 4 (6.25%) Kubernetes

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 16 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (21.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.13%) Big Data
General
1 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (82.81%) Developer
2 40 (62.50%) Web Developer
3 24 (37.50%) Applications Developer
3 24 (37.50%) Web Applications Developer
4 16 (25.00%) Angular Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Software Engineer
6 10 (15.63%) Cloud Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (9.38%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.25%) Java Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Backend Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Java Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Applications Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Web Applications Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (96.88%) AngularJS
2 57 (89.06%) HTML
3 43 (67.19%) CSS
4 40 (62.50%) jQuery
5 26 (40.63%) Angular 2
6 23 (35.94%) .NET
7 17 (26.56%) Web Services
8 13 (20.31%) HTML5
9 3 (4.69%) Node.js
9 3 (4.69%) RESTful
10 2 (3.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 50 (78.13%) User Experience
2 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.25%) Life Science
4 1 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (79.69%) Microservices
2 49 (76.56%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (68.75%) UX Design
4 37 (57.81%) Test Automation
5 16 (25.00%) Web Development
6 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
6 13 (20.31%) Web Application Development
7 7 (10.94%) Mathematics
8 4 (6.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 2 (3.13%) API Development
9 2 (3.13%) Data Security
9 2 (3.13%) Functional Testing
9 2 (3.13%) Kanban
9 2 (3.13%) Machine Learning
9 2 (3.13%) Scrum
9 2 (3.13%) SDLC
9 2 (3.13%) TDD
9 2 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (76.56%) JavaScript
2 19 (29.69%) Java
3 5 (7.81%) Scala
4 3 (4.69%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.13%) C#
5 2 (3.13%) C++
5 2 (3.13%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Google
2 10 (15.63%) Microsoft