The first table below looks at the demand for Lisp skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lisp over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lisp
Rank 566 560 584
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Contract jobs citing Lisp 6 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.012% 0.012%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.030% 0.031% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £331 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -18.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.00
Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19724 19351 20550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.16% 38.05% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12657 11980 12233
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 574 766
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.15 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

Lisp
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lisp within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Lisp Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lisp
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lisp within the UK.

Lisp Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Lisp
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lisp within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Lisp Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Lisp
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lisp within the UK.

Lisp Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Lisp
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lisp within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 6 £325 -1.88% 6
Leeds +5 5 £325 - 4
West Yorkshire +3 5 £325 - 4
Yorkshire -2 5 £325 - 4
London +16 1 £600 +14.28% 2
Oxfordshire - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 2
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
Scotland - - - - 2

Lisp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Lisp 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 Lisp.

1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
2 5 (38.46%) WLAN
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) BMC
2 5 (38.46%) BGP
2 5 (38.46%) EIGRP
2 5 (38.46%) DMZ
2 5 (38.46%) OPNET
2 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
2 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 5 (38.46%) TippingPoint
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (38.46%) F5
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (30.77%) Scala
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) Clojure
4 3 (23.08%) Akamai
4 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
4 3 (23.08%) Akka
4 3 (23.08%) Network Design
4 3 (23.08%) Haskell
4 3 (23.08%) Erlang
5 2 (15.38%) QA
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) TDD

Lisp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Lisp 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 Lisp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) WLAN
1 5 (38.46%) BGP
1 5 (38.46%) EIGRP
1 5 (38.46%) DMZ
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (15.38%) DMVPN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) NetScreen
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) HBase
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) JMeter
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Network Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Scala Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Akka
2 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) MapReduce
2 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
2 2 (15.38%) Ehcache
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) CORBA
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (7.69%) Xerces
3 1 (7.69%) Xalan
3 1 (7.69%) wxWidgets
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) AIX
1 1 (7.69%) Solaris
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) SUSE
1 1 (7.69%) Debian
1 1 (7.69%) OpenSolaris
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Scrum
1 3 (23.08%) Kanban
1 3 (23.08%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
2 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Scala
2 3 (23.08%) Clojure
2 3 (23.08%) Haskell
2 3 (23.08%) Erlang
3 2 (15.38%) R
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) ALGOL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) C-shell
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCNP
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) CCDP
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) KVM
1 1 (7.69%) qmail
1 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
1 1 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (7.69%) OpenSSH
1 1 (7.69%) Snort
1 1 (7.69%) Squid
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) OPNET
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (7.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) BMC
2 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
2 5 (38.46%) TippingPoint
2 5 (38.46%) F5
3 3 (23.08%) Akamai
4 2 (15.38%) Motorola
5 1 (7.69%) Sybase
5 1 (7.69%) JBoss
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Nokia
5 1 (7.69%) Veritas
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Tripwire
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