Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for AWS Lambda skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS Lambda over the 6 months to 4 April 2020 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.

AWS Lambda
London > Central London
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 150 178 240
Rank change year-on-year +28 +62 -7
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 51 121 48
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.98% 1.35% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.98% 4.15% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 92 46
Median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £434 £475 £469
90th Percentile £706 £682 £625
London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

AWS Lambda is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,710 2,919 2,288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 32.73% 32.66% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,281 2,253 1,803
Median daily rate £513 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £363 £313
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 21
Median hourly rate £26.44 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.16% -5.00% -5.46%
10th Percentile £18.54 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £54.74 £35.00 £48.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.17 £26.78
% change year-on-year +44.82% -9.74% +25.54%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing AWS Lambda as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in Central London

AWS Lambda
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS Lambda in Central London.

Daily rate trend for AWS Lambda in Central London

AWS Lambda
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS Lambda in Central London over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for AWS Lambda in Central London

AWS Lambda
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Lambda within the Central London region over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. 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
City of London +25 39 £550 -4.35% 24
City of Westminster +14 1 £725 +38.10%
AWS Lambda
London

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing AWS Lambda 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 across the Central London region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 50 (98.04%) AWS
2 47 (92.16%) Serverless
3 30 (58.82%) Python
4 20 (39.22%) Amazon S3
5 16 (31.37%) Terraform
6 14 (27.45%) Ruby
7 13 (25.49%) DevOps
8 12 (23.53%) Docker
8 12 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (21.57%) Google
9 11 (21.57%) Marketing
9 11 (21.57%) Amazon Athena
10 10 (19.61%) Redux
10 10 (19.61%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (19.61%) Java
10 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
11 9 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (17.65%) Microservices
11 9 (17.65%) Go
11 9 (17.65%) Facebook
11 9 (17.65%) Node.js
11 9 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (15.69%) Amazon Redshift
12 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure as Code
12 8 (15.69%) Advertising
12 8 (15.69%) Linux
12 8 (15.69%) Scala
13 7 (13.73%) Azure
13 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering

AWS Lambda
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.80%) Apache Spark
2 4 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.96%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 50 (98.04%) AWS
2 47 (92.16%) Serverless
3 20 (39.22%) Amazon S3
4 12 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (19.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (13.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (13.73%) Azure
6 7 (13.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (9.80%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (9.80%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (7.84%) AWS Step Functions
8 4 (7.84%) Azure Functions
8 4 (7.84%) GitHub
8 4 (7.84%) OpenShift
8 4 (7.84%) Route 53
9 3 (5.88%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (5.88%) GCP
10 2 (3.92%) Amazon Cognito
10 2 (3.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) DNS
1 2 (3.92%) OpenVPN
2 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) Amazon Athena
2 9 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (15.69%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (9.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (9.80%) Data Lake
4 5 (9.80%) Hadoop
4 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.80%) Redis
5 4 (7.84%) Amazon Aurora
6 3 (5.88%) MySQL
6 3 (5.88%) Neo4j
6 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.92%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.92%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.92%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (3.92%) BigQuery
7 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.92%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) minitest
3 2 (3.92%) RSpec
3 2 (3.92%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.96%) Maven
4 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 11 (21.57%) Marketing
2 8 (15.69%) Advertising
3 4 (7.84%) Finance
4 3 (5.88%) Front Office
5 2 (3.92%) Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Electronics
6 1 (1.96%) Law
6 1 (1.96%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Python Developer
3 8 (15.69%) AWS Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Ruby Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Data Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) AWS Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Facebook Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (5.88%) AWS Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Python Developer
9 2 (3.92%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) Redux
2 9 (17.65%) Node.js
3 6 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (9.80%) .NET
5 4 (7.84%) iOS SDK
5 4 (7.84%) Kafka
5 4 (7.84%) Web Services
6 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.88%) React
7 2 (3.92%) Apache NiFi
7 2 (3.92%) Django
7 2 (3.92%) JSON
7 2 (3.92%) NumPy
7 2 (3.92%) REST
7 2 (3.92%) SciPy
7 2 (3.92%) Spring
7 2 (3.92%) Swagger
7 2 (3.92%) YAML
8 1 (1.96%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Cloud Native
2 6 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.84%) Marketing Technology
4 2 (3.92%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.96%) Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.96%) Android
5 1 (1.96%) Debian
5 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) DevOps
2 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.65%) Microservices
4 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure as Code
5 7 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.76%) Analytics
6 6 (11.76%) Data Engineering
6 6 (11.76%) Data Management
7 5 (9.80%) API Development
7 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (9.80%) Machine Learning
7 5 (9.80%) TDD
8 4 (7.84%) Data Architecture
8 4 (7.84%) Open Source
9 3 (5.88%) Kanban
9 3 (5.88%) Statistics
9 3 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) Python
2 14 (27.45%) Ruby
3 10 (19.61%) Java
3 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
4 9 (17.65%) Go
5 8 (15.69%) Scala
6 7 (13.73%) SQL
7 5 (9.80%) Apple Swift
7 5 (9.80%) Kotlin
8 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
8 4 (7.84%) C#
9 3 (5.88%) C++
9 3 (5.88%) Groovy
9 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.92%) PHP
10 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.92%) VBA
11 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
1 1 (1.96%) ISEB
1 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.96%) Numerate Degree
1 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 16 (31.37%) Terraform
2 5 (9.80%) Kubernetes
3 4 (7.84%) Ansible
3 4 (7.84%) Puppet
4 2 (3.92%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.96%) Graphite
5 1 (1.96%) Kibana
5 1 (1.96%) Nagios
5 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.96%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Google
2 9 (17.65%) Facebook
3 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.92%) MuleSoft
3 2 (3.92%) Splunk
3 2 (3.92%) TOWER Software
4 1 (1.96%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.96%) Cadence
4 1 (1.96%) HubSpot
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) Teradata