Period
to 13 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 13 December 2019 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 153 130
Contract jobs citing Lua 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.031% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.069% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Manchester median daily rate - - £461
North West median daily rate - - £461
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,101 1,453 1,275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 40.43% 45.39% 43.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 833 1,023 928
Manchester median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £290
90th Percentile £550 £573 £538
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 26
Manchester median hourly rate £25.26 £29.36 £27.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.96% +6.89% +16.87%
10th Percentile £14.76 £16.88 £11.75
90th Percentile £42.63 £39.03 £46.50
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +35.48%

Lua
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Lua in Manchester

Lua
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lua in Manchester