The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 594 580 583
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing Lua 19 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.051% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.099% 0.13% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 2
Median daily rate £403 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.86% +2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £478 £450
% change year-on-year
-15.69% +6.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lua
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19157 18670 18138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.90% 37.91% 37.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13417 12609 12144
Median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 413 384 429
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lua
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Lua Daily Rate Trend in England

Lua
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lua across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Lua Daily Rate Histogram in England

Lua
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lua across the England region.

Lua Hourly Rate Trend in England

Lua
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West -10 6 £500 +4.60%
London +7 5 £200 -20.00% 4
North West -11 5 £345 -28.57%
West Midlands - 2 £425 -
North East - 1 £403 - 1
Lua
UK

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 England region with a requirement for Lua.

1 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) JSON
4 10 (41.67%) Java
4 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 9 (37.50%) Microservices
6 7 (29.17%) Subversion
6 7 (29.17%) OO
6 7 (29.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (29.17%) SOAP
6 7 (29.17%) XML
6 7 (29.17%) Unix
6 7 (29.17%) Perl
6 7 (29.17%) PHP
6 7 (29.17%) C
6 7 (29.17%) Python
6 7 (29.17%) ClearCase
6 7 (29.17%) VxWorks
6 7 (29.17%) Barracuda Networks
6 7 (29.17%) DV Cleared
6 7 (29.17%) REST
6 7 (29.17%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
7 6 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (25.00%) Release Management
7 6 (25.00%) Apache
7 6 (25.00%) LDAP
7 6 (25.00%) HTTP
7 6 (25.00%) HTTPS

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 6 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) JBoss
3 2 (8.33%) nginx
4 1 (4.17%) CMS
4 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) HTTP
1 6 (25.00%) HTTPS
1 6 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (16.67%) Big Data
3 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) ClearCase
1 7 (29.17%) Subversion
1 7 (29.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (25.00%) Ant
2 6 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
2 6 (25.00%) Maven
3 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Data Scientist
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) JSON
2 7 (29.17%) REST
2 7 (29.17%) SOAP
2 7 (29.17%) XML
3 6 (25.00%) SAML
3 6 (25.00%) XML-RPC
4 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (8.33%) ServiceStack
6 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) Statistics
4 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.17%) Ergonomics
4 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Unix
2 7 (29.17%) VxWorks
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Microservices
3 7 (29.17%) OO
4 6 (25.00%) Release Management
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.83%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Monte Carlo Method
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Security Operations
6 2 (8.33%) Threat Modelling
7 1 (4.17%) Content Management
7 1 (4.17%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (41.67%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) C
3 7 (29.17%) Perl
3 7 (29.17%) PHP
3 7 (29.17%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (8.33%) C++
5 2 (8.33%) Go
5 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (8.33%) R
5 2 (8.33%) Scala
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) DV Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) Sun Certification
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
1 2 (8.33%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Barracuda Networks
2 4 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
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