Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 302 348
Rank change year-on-year +19 +46 +51
Contract jobs citing Go 106 67 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.40% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 1.14% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 59 24
South East median daily rate £425 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +14.29% -20.45%
10th Percentile £375 £475 £331
90th Percentile £525 £675 £638
England median daily rate £550 £525 £510
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +7.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
South East median hourly rate £22.25 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.56% - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £16.66
% change year-on-year -50.00% +170.19% -

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 6,881 5,889 5,820
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.31% 35.21% 35.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,429 3,665 3,558
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 167 218
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25.63 £18.50 £14.48
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.75 £53.75
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 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 +51 81 £425 -15.00% 14
Oxfordshire - 67 £413 - 9
Surrey -13 13 £425 -29.17% 2
Berkshire - 10 £463 - 5
Hampshire - 8 £550 - 6
Buckinghamshire -10 4 £500 -
East Sussex - 3 - - 2
Middlesex - 1 - -
Go
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 70 (66.04%) JavaScript
2 61 (57.55%) HTML
2 61 (57.55%) AngularJS
3 55 (51.89%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (49.06%) Microservices
5 51 (48.11%) CSS
6 45 (42.45%) jQuery
6 45 (42.45%) User Experience
7 40 (37.74%) Test Automation
8 37 (34.91%) UX Design
8 37 (34.91%) Amazon AWS
9 36 (33.96%) Angular 2
10 30 (28.30%) Java
11 29 (27.36%) Docker
12 28 (26.42%) Python
13 24 (22.64%) .NET
13 24 (22.64%) Software Engineering
14 23 (21.70%) Kubernetes
15 22 (20.75%) Google
16 21 (19.81%) Web Services
17 20 (18.87%) DevOps
18 16 (15.09%) Google Cloud Platform
18 16 (15.09%) Node.js
19 14 (13.21%) Linux
19 14 (13.21%) Git (software)
20 13 (12.26%) TDD
20 13 (12.26%) Jenkins
20 13 (12.26%) Ansible
21 12 (11.32%) Ruby
21 12 (11.32%) Computer Science

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 5 (4.72%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (3.77%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.83%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.83%) nginx
3 3 (2.83%) SAS
4 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 37 (34.91%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (15.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.72%) PaaS
5 3 (2.83%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.89%) CloudBees
6 2 (1.89%) GitHub
6 2 (1.89%) Quay.io
6 2 (1.89%) Serverless
7 1 (0.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) HTTPS
1 2 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.49%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.60%) Big Data
3 7 (6.60%) Redis
4 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.77%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.83%) HBase
6 3 (2.83%) icCube
6 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.83%) Sqoop
7 2 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.94%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.26%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.66%) JIRA
3 6 (5.66%) Selenium
4 5 (4.72%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.72%) GitLab
5 3 (2.83%) GoCD
5 3 (2.83%) JMeter
5 3 (2.83%) Subversion
5 3 (2.83%) YouTrack
6 2 (1.89%) Appium
6 2 (1.89%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.89%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.94%) CF BOSH
7 1 (0.94%) Codeship
7 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (6.60%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.77%) Finance
3 3 (2.83%) Automotive
3 3 (2.83%) Banking
3 3 (2.83%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (66.98%) Developer
2 30 (28.30%) Web Developer
3 23 (21.70%) Applications Developer
3 23 (21.70%) Web Applications Developer
4 22 (20.75%) Angular Developer
5 15 (14.15%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (14.15%) Software Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Mobile Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (3.77%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (3.77%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (2.83%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (57.55%) AngularJS
1 61 (57.55%) HTML
2 51 (48.11%) CSS
3 45 (42.45%) jQuery
4 36 (33.96%) Angular 2
5 24 (22.64%) .NET
6 21 (19.81%) Web Services
7 16 (15.09%) Node.js
8 10 (9.43%) HTML5
9 9 (8.49%) REST
10 8 (7.55%) Kafka
11 7 (6.60%) React Native
12 4 (3.77%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (3.77%) Spring
13 3 (2.83%) LAPP Stack
13 3 (2.83%) SOAP
14 2 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
14 2 (1.89%) RESTful
14 2 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
14 2 (1.89%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 45 (42.45%) User Experience
2 12 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.60%) Life Science
4 5 (4.72%) iPad
4 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.94%) Blog
6 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.21%) Linux
2 7 (6.60%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.72%) Android
4 3 (2.83%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.83%) VMS
4 3 (2.83%) Windows
5 2 (1.89%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (1.89%) CentOS
5 2 (1.89%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (51.89%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (49.06%) Microservices
3 40 (37.74%) Test Automation
4 37 (34.91%) UX Design
5 24 (22.64%) Software Engineering
6 20 (18.87%) DevOps
7 13 (12.26%) TDD
8 10 (9.43%) Kanban
8 10 (9.43%) Mathematics
8 10 (9.43%) Scrum
8 10 (9.43%) Web Application Development
9 9 (8.49%) BDD
9 9 (8.49%) Configuration Management
9 9 (8.49%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.60%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (6.60%) iOS Development
10 7 (6.60%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 7 (6.60%) Web Development
11 5 (4.72%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 5 (4.72%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 70 (66.04%) JavaScript
2 30 (28.30%) Java
3 28 (26.42%) Python
4 12 (11.32%) Ruby
5 8 (7.55%) C++
5 8 (7.55%) Scala
5 8 (7.55%) SQL
6 7 (6.60%) C
6 7 (6.60%) C#
7 3 (2.83%) R
7 3 (2.83%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.89%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.89%) ES6
8 2 (1.89%) Groovy
8 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.94%) Java 8
9 1 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.89%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (27.36%) Docker
2 3 (2.83%) Apache Flume
2 3 (2.83%) HDFS
2 3 (2.83%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.89%) Ceph
3 2 (1.89%) etcd
3 2 (1.89%) flannel
3 2 (1.89%) GlusterFS
3 2 (1.89%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 23 (21.70%) Kubernetes
2 13 (12.26%) Ansible
3 10 (9.43%) Puppet
4 6 (5.66%) Terraform
5 5 (4.72%) Kibana
6 3 (2.83%) Packer
6 3 (2.83%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.89%) Graphite
7 2 (1.89%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.89%) rkt
7 2 (1.89%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 22 (20.75%) Google
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle
3 3 (2.83%) Vertica
4 1 (0.94%) F5
4 1 (0.94%) Splunk