The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 170 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Lua 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.028% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.058% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £310 £438
% change year-on-year
+69.35% -29.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Lua
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1726 2518 2502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 49.10% 45.69% 42.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1465 2085 1925
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 11
Median hourly rate £30.50 £31.65 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% -29.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £20.68 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £187.50 £116.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Lua
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Lua Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Lua
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for Lua.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Games Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Games Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java