Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 66 62
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 +1
Contract jobs citing Go 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.68% 0.14% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% 0.39% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Sheffield median daily rate £475 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £371 £425 £456
90th Percentile £500 £475 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -13.04%
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 346 258 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 39.41% 36.60% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 179 159
Sheffield median daily rate £495 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.94% +10.39%
10th Percentile £313 £268 £324
90th Percentile £554 £550 £538
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +15.15% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 2
Sheffield median hourly rate £27.50 £23.12 £20.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.94% +10.25% +61.31%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £27.50 £24.92 £20.97
% change year-on-year +10.38% +18.81% -6.80%

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

Go
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Go in Sheffield over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Go in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) Google
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Veritas
3 4 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (66.67%) TOWER Software
3 4 (66.67%) Self-Awareness
3 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (50.00%) Product Roadmap
4 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation

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 4 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Python Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iSeries
1 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure as Code
2 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (66.67%) Self-Awareness
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Build Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Product Roadmap
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) Google
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) TOWER Software
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas
3 2 (33.33%) Mercator