The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lisp
Rank 643 631 625
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs citing Lisp 1 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.018% 0.009%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.005% 0.048% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate - £350 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -34.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 £600
% change year-on-year
- -41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21327 20763 20236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.18% 37.28% 37.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14651 13478 13140
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 470 432 470
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.69 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

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
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 2 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 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London 0 1 - - 1
England -31 1 - - 1

Lisp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) Linux
1 10 (76.92%) WAN
1 10 (76.92%) VPN
1 10 (76.92%) IPv6
1 10 (76.92%) Juniper
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) IBM
1 10 (76.92%) MPLS
1 10 (76.92%) OSPF
1 10 (76.92%) BGP
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) Migration
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
1 10 (76.92%) Data Centre
1 10 (76.92%) FabricPath
2 9 (69.23%) TRILL
2 9 (69.23%) IPv4
2 9 (69.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (69.23%) IPsec
2 9 (69.23%) iSeries
2 9 (69.23%) CheckPoint
2 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) Network Architecture
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (38.46%) Retail
5 4 (30.77%) Network Design
6 3 (23.08%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) .NET

Lisp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) BGP
1 10 (76.92%) FabricPath
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) IPv6
1 10 (76.92%) MPLS
1 10 (76.92%) OSPF
1 10 (76.92%) VPN
1 10 (76.92%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 9 (69.23%) IPsec
2 9 (69.23%) IPv4
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) TRILL
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
4 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (7.69%) InfiniBand
4 1 (7.69%) IOS XR
4 1 (7.69%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Architect
2 9 (69.23%) Data Centre Architect
2 9 (69.23%) Network Architect
3 8 (61.54%) Data Architect
3 8 (61.54%) Data Migration Architect
3 8 (61.54%) Migration Architect
4 5 (38.46%) Designer
4 5 (38.46%) Network Designer
5 4 (30.77%) Data Migration Lead
5 4 (30.77%) Lead Architect
5 4 (30.77%) Lead Data Architect
6 2 (15.38%) Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Data Centre
2 9 (69.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (69.23%) iSeries
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
3 1 (7.69%) FlexPod
3 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) CatOS
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Network Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Programming
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) KYC
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Clojure
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) NFS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.69%) vCloud
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) OpenView
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.69%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) IBM
1 10 (76.92%) Juniper
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) BMC
3 1 (7.69%) Brocade
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas