Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 14 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 Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 - 64
Rank change year-on-year - +64 +4
Contract jobs citing Go 1 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.15% - 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% - 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 15
Sheffield median daily rate £475 - £550
10th Percentile £463 - £500
90th Percentile £488 - £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South 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 Sheffield with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 309 248 429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 47.69% 34.64% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 179 327
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £300 £307 £313
90th Percentile £550 £603 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.35% - +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Sheffield median hourly rate £43.75 - £45.00
10th Percentile £21.75 - £13.41
90th Percentile £73.75 - £48.75
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Go in Sheffield

Go
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Go in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 14 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Go.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Jetty
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Jetty
1 1 (100.00%) Mongrel
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware