The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 52 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Lua 3 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.62% 1.83% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 3.49% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Median daily rate £505 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.18% +2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £399 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Lua
South 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 Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
242 229 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.21% 52.28% 51.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 140 111
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £34.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £42.50
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 Gloucestershire

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

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Lua
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Lua Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Lua
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Cheltenham -4 1 - -
Lua
South West

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Lua.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
1 7 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Release Management
2 6 (85.71%) Maven
2 6 (85.71%) Ant
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Ivy
3 5 (71.43%) Python
4 4 (57.14%) Sun
4 4 (57.14%) Sun Certification
5 3 (42.86%) JBoss
5 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (28.57%) Big Data
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
7 1 (14.29%) Ergonomics
7 1 (14.29%) QA
7 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (14.29%) Content Management
7 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (14.29%) Atlassian

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (42.86%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
1 7 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (85.71%) Ant
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Ivy
2 6 (85.71%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Ergonomics
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Release Management
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle