Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Lua skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Lua over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Lua
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 633 607 606
Rank change year-on-year -26 -1 +1
Contract jobs citing Lua 1 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.002% 0.018% 0.009%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.004% 0.040% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% +27.27%
10th Percentile £425 £338 £281
90th Percentile £475 £585 £454
England median daily rate £445 £500 £350
% change year-on-year -11.00% +42.86% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £40.00

Lua is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 22908 20044 20232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 48.67% 44.61% 43.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17356 14983 15092
London median daily rate £500 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £305
90th Percentile £669 £634 £638
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 116 139
London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.18 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.48% +36.95% -17.81%
10th Percentile £18.01 £16.07 £13.50
90th Percentile £52.20 £57.19 £52.17
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +22.79%

Lua
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Lua as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Lua in London

Lua
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lua in London

Lua
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the London region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West London -10 1 £450 -5.26%
Lua
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Doxygen
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Allocation

Lua
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Doxygen
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Allocation
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python