The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lua
England / London
Rank 394 417 404
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Contract jobs citing Lua 3 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.014% 0.056%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.034% 0.033% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 12
Median daily rate £485 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 - £544
UK excluding London median daily rate - £463 £478
% change year-on-year
- -3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8788 9007 9124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.36% 42.01% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6566 6686 6746
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.09% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 62 45
Median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +37.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.62 £18.56 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lua
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Lua Daily Rate Trend in London

Lua
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Lua Hourly Rate Trend in London

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Lua.

1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) nginx
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Redis
2 2 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) SSH

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (25.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) OpenVPN
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Redis
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Robotlegs
2 1 (25.00%) Sensu
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (25.00%) BrightScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Forum Sentry
1 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Roku
2 1 (25.00%) VMware