The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lua
Rank 90 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Lua 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.065% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£483 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
500 425 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.64% 34.44% 33.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 252 184
Average daily rate £345 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 15
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +36.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £12.50 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

Lua
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Lua also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lua.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) OCPJP
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Ivy

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Lua also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lua. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OCPJP
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sun