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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 590 610 593
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Contract jobs citing Lua 8 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.022% 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.043% 0.056% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 17
Median daily rate £365 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.15% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £365 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £490 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £475 £463
% change year-on-year
-24.73% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
18740 19663 19411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.71% 38.90% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12972 13512 13422
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 501 395
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.00 £15.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +15 3 £345 -27.36% 1
North West +7 2 £375 +25.00%
East of England - 2 - - 3
London -5 1 £625 - 2
Lua
UK

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 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 England region with a requirement for Lua.

1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (54.17%) Python
4 11 (45.83%) JSON
5 10 (41.67%) Apache
6 9 (37.50%) Linux
6 9 (37.50%) C++
7 8 (33.33%) VB
7 8 (33.33%) Java
7 8 (33.33%) LDAP
7 8 (33.33%) HTTPS
7 8 (33.33%) SAML
7 8 (33.33%) Tivoli
7 8 (33.33%) HTTP
7 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 8 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (33.33%) Microservices
8 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
8 7 (29.17%) TDD
8 7 (29.17%) Extreme Programming
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
10 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
10 4 (16.67%) Web Development
10 4 (16.67%) Node.js
10 4 (16.67%) Games
10 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 4 (16.67%) OO
10 4 (16.67%) Unix
11 3 (12.50%) MySQL

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 10 (41.67%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) nginx
3 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.33%) Mule
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudTrail
1 1 (4.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) HTTP
1 8 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 8 (33.33%) LDAP
2 2 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) IPsec
3 1 (4.17%) OpenVPN
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) Redis
3 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.50%) Vagrant
3 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.17%) Ant
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
4 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.17%) GNU Toolchain
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C++ Games Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Games Developer
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Scripter
4 2 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (8.33%) Python Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Test Scripter
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) JSON
2 8 (33.33%) SAML
3 4 (16.67%) Node.js
4 3 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.33%) CSS
5 2 (8.33%) DirectX
5 2 (8.33%) Drools
5 2 (8.33%) Gherkin
5 2 (8.33%) HTML
5 2 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (8.33%) OpenGL
5 2 (8.33%) Pyramid
5 2 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (8.33%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (4.17%) CryEngine
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (4.17%) Sensu
6 1 (4.17%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (8.33%) Digital TV
1 2 (8.33%) Raspberry Pi
1 2 (8.33%) STB
2 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) Arduino
2 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.17%) RIA
2 1 (4.17%) Streaming Video
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Microservices
3 7 (29.17%) Extreme Programming
3 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 4 (16.67%) OO
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Web Development
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (8.33%) Game Development
7 2 (8.33%) Open Source
7 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) Android Development
8 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.17%) Kanban
8 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (54.17%) Python
3 9 (37.50%) C++
4 8 (33.33%) Java
4 8 (33.33%) VB
5 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 3 (12.50%) C
7 2 (8.33%) Go
7 2 (8.33%) Ruby
7 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (8.33%) SQL
8 1 (4.17%) ActionScript
8 1 (4.17%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (4.17%) BrightScript
8 1 (4.17%) C#
8 1 (4.17%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
8 1 (4.17%) Perl
8 1 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
1 2 (8.33%) MuleSoft
2 1 (4.17%) Roku
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
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