The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank - 72 -
Contract jobs citing Lua 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.30% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-24.73% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Lua
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
168 299 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.42% 29.84% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 216 136
Median daily rate £378 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.45% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 9
Median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -62.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £13.00 £25.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £15.70 £39.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Lua as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Lua
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lua across the Cheshire region.

Lua Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Lua
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Lua also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Lua.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 5 (100.00%) SAML
1 5 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 5 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) RIA
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Tivoli