Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 February 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)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 304 313 333
Rank change year-on-year +9 +20 +42
Contract jobs citing Go 77 54 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.32% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 0.89% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 41 20
South East median daily rate £415 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.00% +14.29% -23.91%
10th Percentile £394 £413 £330
90th Percentile £555 £675 £638
England median daily rate £550 £508 £525
% change year-on-year +8.37% -3.33% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,466 6,034 5,106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.41% 36.24% 33.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,160 3,692 3,099
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £485 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +2.11% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 146 183
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £21.25 £19.75 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.88 £53.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Go as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Go in the South East

Go
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Go in the South East

Go
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Go in the South East over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Go in the South East

Go
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Go in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Go in the South East

Go
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. 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
Thames Valley +44 53 £413 -17.50% 18
Oxfordshire +70 46 £413 -2.94% 15
Hampshire -18 9 £550 +29.41% 16
Surrey -6 8 £525 -14.29% 5
Berkshire 0 7 £448 +1.70% 3
Kent +12 5 £538 -16.50%
Middlesex - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Go
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Go.

1 43 (55.84%) AngularJS
2 42 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 39 (50.65%) HTML
4 37 (48.05%) Angular 2
5 31 (40.26%) CSS
6 30 (38.96%) Docker
7 29 (37.66%) Python
8 26 (33.77%) jQuery
8 26 (33.77%) Microservices
9 25 (32.47%) Amazon AWS
9 25 (32.47%) .NET
9 25 (32.47%) Java
10 23 (29.87%) Software Engineering
11 22 (28.57%) Kubernetes
12 21 (27.27%) User Experience
12 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (24.68%) Web Services
13 19 (24.68%) DevOps
14 18 (23.38%) Linux
14 18 (23.38%) Google
14 18 (23.38%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (20.78%) Test Automation
16 14 (18.18%) Kafka
16 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
17 12 (15.58%) UX Design
17 12 (15.58%) Ansible
18 11 (14.29%) Mathematics
19 10 (12.99%) Git (software)
19 10 (12.99%) Google Cloud Platform
20 9 (11.69%) Terraform

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 7 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.60%) MS Project Server
2 2 (2.60%) nginx
3 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.47%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (23.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (12.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (10.39%) PaaS
5 4 (5.19%) IaaS
6 2 (2.60%) SaaS
7 1 (1.30%) GitHub
7 1 (1.30%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.30%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) 5G
1 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
1 1 (1.30%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (9.09%) Apache Hive
1 7 (9.09%) Big Data
1 7 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 7 (9.09%) HBase
1 7 (9.09%) Impala
1 7 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (9.09%) Power BI
1 7 (9.09%) Qlik Sense
1 7 (9.09%) Redis
1 7 (9.09%) Spark SQL
1 7 (9.09%) Sqoop
2 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.30%) InfluxDB
3 1 (1.30%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.09%) GitLab
4 5 (6.49%) CircleCI
5 3 (3.90%) GoCD
6 2 (2.60%) Appium
6 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.60%) JIRA
6 2 (2.60%) JMeter
6 2 (2.60%) Selenium
6 2 (2.60%) Subversion
6 2 (2.60%) YouTrack
7 1 (1.30%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.30%) CF BOSH
7 1 (1.30%) Codeship
7 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (10.39%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (46.75%) Developer
2 22 (28.57%) Angular Developer
3 18 (23.38%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Big Data Consultant
5 6 (7.79%) Consultant
5 6 (7.79%) Data Consultant
5 6 (7.79%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.49%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Cloud Specialist
7 4 (5.19%) DevOps Specialist
7 4 (5.19%) Kubernetes Specialist
7 4 (5.19%) Web Applications Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Java Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (55.84%) AngularJS
2 39 (50.65%) HTML
3 37 (48.05%) Angular 2
4 31 (40.26%) CSS
5 26 (33.77%) jQuery
6 25 (32.47%) .NET
7 19 (24.68%) Web Services
8 14 (18.18%) Kafka
9 8 (10.39%) HTML5
9 8 (10.39%) Node.js
10 7 (9.09%) MLlib
10 7 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 7 (9.09%) REST
11 4 (5.19%) JSON
11 4 (5.19%) YAML
12 3 (3.90%) RESTful
13 2 (2.60%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (2.60%) Ruby on Rails
13 2 (2.60%) SOAP
13 2 (2.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.27%) User Experience
2 8 (10.39%) Life Science
3 3 (3.90%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.30%) Blog
5 1 (1.30%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.38%) Linux
2 4 (5.19%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.60%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.30%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.77%) Microservices
2 23 (29.87%) Software Engineering
3 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (24.68%) DevOps
5 16 (20.78%) Test Automation
6 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 12 (15.58%) UX Design
8 11 (14.29%) Mathematics
9 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
10 8 (10.39%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 8 (10.39%) Web Application Development
11 7 (9.09%) Analytics
11 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (9.09%) Data Engineering
11 7 (9.09%) Data Strategy
11 7 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (9.09%) MapReduce
11 7 (9.09%) Visualisation
12 6 (7.79%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 42 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 29 (37.66%) Python
3 25 (32.47%) Java
4 8 (10.39%) Scala
4 8 (10.39%) SQL
5 5 (6.49%) Ruby
6 4 (5.19%) C++
7 3 (3.90%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.60%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.60%) C
8 2 (2.60%) ES6
8 2 (2.60%) PHP
9 1 (1.30%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.90%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) Master's Degree
2 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 30 (38.96%) Docker
2 7 (9.09%) Apache Flume
2 7 (9.09%) HDFS
3 1 (1.30%) Ceph
3 1 (1.30%) etcd
3 1 (1.30%) flannel
3 1 (1.30%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.30%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 22 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 12 (15.58%) Ansible
3 9 (11.69%) Terraform
4 7 (9.09%) Hadoop YARN
4 7 (9.09%) Puppet
5 6 (7.79%) Prometheus
6 2 (2.60%) Graphite
6 2 (2.60%) Mesos
7 1 (1.30%) confd
7 1 (1.30%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.30%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (1.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (1.30%) Packer
7 1 (1.30%) rkt
7 1 (1.30%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Google
2 7 (9.09%) Cloudera
2 7 (9.09%) Oracle
2 7 (9.09%) Tableau
3 4 (5.19%) Splunk
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco
5 1 (1.30%) F5