Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 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)
England > South East
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 344 358
Rank change year-on-year +18 +14 +12
Contract jobs citing Go 50 9 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.058% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.17% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 27
South East median daily rate £425 £475 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% -26.92% +78.08%
10th Percentile £413 £380 £459
90th Percentile £550 £514 £775
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
10th Percentile £42.50 - £41.25
90th Percentile £47.50 - £47.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50

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 6,282 5,189 6,185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.51% 33.63% 34.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,824 3,086 4,022
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +4.58% +7.75%
10th Percentile £305 £285 £265
90th Percentile £565 £538 £528
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 177 236
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £18.44 £16.10 £14.06
90th Percentile £52.50 £63.53 £50.13
England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -2.44% +5.81% +10.71%

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

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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 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Go in the South East

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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 26 April 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
Thames Valley +12 31 £450 -5.26% 13
Oxfordshire +6 19 £425 -10.53% 4
Buckinghamshire -16 8 £500 +5.26% 3
Hampshire - 8 £425 - 10
East Sussex - 5 - - 7
Berkshire -4 4 £440 +17.33% 6
Surrey -28 4 - - 2
West Sussex - 2 - -
Go
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Go.

1 36 (72.00%) Java
2 31 (62.00%) JavaScript
3 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (50.00%) Google
5 24 (48.00%) AngularJS
5 24 (48.00%) Microservices
5 24 (48.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 23 (46.00%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (40.00%) HTML
8 19 (38.00%) Ruby
9 15 (30.00%) Web Development
9 15 (30.00%) CSS
9 15 (30.00%) Python
10 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
11 13 (26.00%) TDD
11 13 (26.00%) Finance
12 11 (22.00%) Web Services
12 11 (22.00%) Ruby on Rails
12 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
12 11 (22.00%) User Experience
13 10 (20.00%) Test Automation
13 10 (20.00%) Front End Development
14 9 (18.00%) Angular 2
14 9 (18.00%) jQuery
14 9 (18.00%) Big Data
14 9 (18.00%) GitHub
14 9 (18.00%) Linux
14 9 (18.00%) C#
15 8 (16.00%) MySQL
15 8 (16.00%) JIRA

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 (14.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (8.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 24 (48.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 23 (46.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (18.00%) GitHub
4 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (10.00%) PaaS
6 4 (8.00%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Big Data
2 8 (16.00%) MySQL
3 5 (10.00%) Redis
4 4 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (8.00%) HBase
4 4 (8.00%) icCube
4 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.00%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) JIRA
3 7 (14.00%) Subversion
4 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.00%) webpack
6 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.00%) RubyGems
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Automotive
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Games
2 4 (8.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (78.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Web Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Java Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Java Software Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Ruby Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Software Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Software Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Backend Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Java Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Linux Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.00%) AngularJS
2 20 (40.00%) HTML
3 15 (30.00%) CSS
4 11 (22.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (22.00%) Web Services
5 9 (18.00%) Angular 2
5 9 (18.00%) jQuery
6 8 (16.00%) React
7 7 (14.00%) JSON
8 6 (12.00%) Node.js
8 6 (12.00%) XML
9 5 (10.00%) REST
9 5 (10.00%) SOAP
10 4 (8.00%) .NET
10 4 (8.00%) HTML5
10 4 (8.00%) Kafka
10 4 (8.00%) LAPP Stack
10 4 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (8.00%) Sinatra
11 3 (6.00%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) User Experience
2 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.00%) Cloud Native
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (8.00%) VMS
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.00%) Microservices
3 15 (30.00%) Web Development
4 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (26.00%) TDD
6 10 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 10 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 7 (14.00%) DevOps
8 6 (12.00%) Kanban
8 6 (12.00%) OO
9 5 (10.00%) Data Security
9 5 (10.00%) Functional Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Machine Learning
9 5 (10.00%) Scrum
9 5 (10.00%) SDLC
9 5 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (10.00%) UX Design
10 4 (8.00%) Active Record
10 4 (8.00%) Performance Improvement
10 4 (8.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) Java
2 31 (62.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (38.00%) Ruby
4 15 (30.00%) Python
5 9 (18.00%) C#
6 8 (16.00%) Scala
7 7 (14.00%) C
8 5 (10.00%) C++
8 5 (10.00%) SQL
9 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) GDPR
2 4 (8.00%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Apache Flume
1 4 (8.00%) Docker
1 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Google
2 4 (8.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Vertica
3 2 (4.00%) Red Hat