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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 435 421 421
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing Lua 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.013% 0.021%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.010% 0.030% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £625 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-24.73% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lua
England

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
9767 10025 10226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.74% 44.35% 42.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7321 7524 7773
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
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 52 72 54
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.23 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.13% -16.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.12 £16.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £54.40
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 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 3 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 London region with a requirement for Lua.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Node.js
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (28.57%) MuleSoft
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
5 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (28.57%) Mule
5 2 (28.57%) Drools
5 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
6 1 (14.29%) Route 53
6 1 (14.29%) REST

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 2 (28.57%) Mule
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudTrail
1 1 (14.29%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
3 1 (14.29%) GNU Toolchain
3 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Scripter
2 2 (28.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Python Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripter
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Games Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Games Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Node.js
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Drools
2 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
2 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) Sensu
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (14.29%) Arduino
2 1 (14.29%) Streaming Video
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (14.29%) DRM
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) ActionScript
5 1 (14.29%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (14.29%) BrightScript
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) HAProxy
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
1 2 (28.57%) MuleSoft
2 1 (14.29%) Roku
2 1 (14.29%) VMware