Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Lisp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Lisp over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 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.

Lisp
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 877 845 883
Rank change year-on-year -32 +38 -13
Contract jobs citing Lisp 1 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.010% 0.015%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.002% 0.026% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 14
UK median daily rate £375 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.92% -7.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £363 £344 £350
90th Percentile £388 £544 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £600
% change year-on-year +3.45% -39.58% +71.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Programming Languages
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 42,344 39,052 41,562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.07% 40.73% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,753 26,878 28,284
UK median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £310 £290 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 769 867 1,049
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £16.84 £15.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.88 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%

Lisp
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Lisp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Lisp in the UK

Lisp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lisp in the UK

Lisp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lisp in the UK

Lisp
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lisp within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
UK excluding London +13 1 £375 +3.45% 3
Scotland -10 1 £375 -11.76% 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Lisp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Lisp.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

Lisp
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco