The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 102 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Lua 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £310 £438
% change year-on-year
+69.35% -29.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Lua
North 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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
707 575 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 38.03% 32.34% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 355 303
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £255 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 14
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.80 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Lua
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Lua Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Lua
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lua across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Lua Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Lua
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Stockport - 3 £550 -
Lua
North West

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Lua.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Extreme Programming
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (75.00%) SAML
2 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) C#

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) SAML
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Extreme Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) SOLID
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Tivoli