Period
to 18 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 18 January 2022 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 89 105 136
Rank change year-on-year +16 +31 +44
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 101 21 63
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.53% 1.03% 1.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.58% 3.13% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 19 53
10th Percentile £458 £318 £453
25th Percentile £525 £397 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £628 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +19.52% -4.55% -8.33%
75th Percentile £713 £578 £625
90th Percentile £809 £600 £688
Central London median daily rate £630 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.55% -8.33%

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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,536 670 1,628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.40% 32.83% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,242 530 1,299
10th Percentile £400 £314 £315
25th Percentile £480 £413 £420
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £525 £520
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +0.96% -0.95%
75th Percentile £668 £588 £600
90th Percentile £750 £639 £663
Central London median daily rate £570 £500 £520
% change year-on-year +14.00% -3.85% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 13
10th Percentile - £20.25 £18.71
25th Percentile £13.88 £20.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate £14.25 £21.25 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -32.94% +3.66% +17.14%
75th Percentile £21.80 £21.88 £22.00
90th Percentile £24.75 £22.25 £23.70
Central London median hourly rate £14.25 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -36.67% +9.76% +13.10%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in the City of London

AWS Lambda
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS Lambda in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for AWS Lambda in the City of London

AWS Lambda
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS Lambda in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for AWS Lambda in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 101 (100.00%) Serverless
2 100 (99.01%) AWS
3 44 (43.56%) DevOps
4 30 (29.70%) Microservices
5 28 (27.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 27 (26.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 27 (26.73%) Terraform
6 27 (26.73%) Software Engineering
7 26 (25.74%) Python
8 25 (24.75%) Java
8 25 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (23.76%) SQL
10 23 (22.77%) AWS CloudFormation
10 23 (22.77%) Kafka
11 22 (21.78%) Amazon ECS
12 21 (20.79%) Node.js
12 21 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (19.80%) NoSQL
13 20 (19.80%) Amazon S3
14 19 (18.81%) Git (software)
14 19 (18.81%) Jenkins
14 19 (18.81%) Social Skills
15 17 (16.83%) Kubernetes
16 16 (15.84%) Docker
16 16 (15.84%) Amazon SQS
16 16 (15.84%) REST
16 16 (15.84%) Infrastructure as Code
17 15 (14.85%) Full Stack Development
18 14 (13.86%) Finance
18 14 (13.86%) Greenfield Project

AWS Lambda
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 4 (3.96%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.98%) Apache Airflow
2 2 (1.98%) Confluence
2 2 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.99%) Apache
3 1 (0.99%) Ethereum
3 1 (0.99%) Jupyter
3 1 (0.99%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 101 (100.00%) Serverless
2 100 (99.01%) AWS
3 27 (26.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 23 (22.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 22 (21.78%) Amazon ECS
6 20 (19.80%) Amazon S3
7 16 (15.84%) Amazon SQS
8 13 (12.87%) Amazon Kinesis
9 12 (11.88%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (10.89%) AWS Fargate
11 9 (8.91%) Azure
12 8 (7.92%) Amazon EKS
12 8 (7.92%) AWS CodePipeline
13 7 (6.93%) AWS Step Functions
14 6 (5.94%) CloudFront
15 5 (4.95%) AWS CodeBuild
15 5 (4.95%) Snowflake
15 5 (4.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 4 (3.96%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (3.96%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) HTTP
2 11 (10.89%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.98%) 5G
3 2 (1.98%) Broadband
4 1 (0.99%) Firewall
4 1 (0.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 20 (19.80%) NoSQL
3 11 (10.89%) Amazon Redshift
4 8 (7.92%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (5.94%) Big Data
5 6 (5.94%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.95%) Data Lake
6 5 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.96%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.97%) Amazon Athena
8 3 (2.97%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (2.97%) CouchDB
8 3 (2.97%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.98%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.98%) Data Mart
9 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.98%) Power BI
9 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.98%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 19 (18.81%) Git (software)
1 19 (18.81%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.94%) JIRA
3 4 (3.96%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.97%) Bitbucket Server
4 3 (2.97%) Maven
5 2 (1.98%) Postman
5 2 (1.98%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.98%) Sourcetree
6 1 (0.99%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.99%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.99%) git-flow
6 1 (0.99%) Gradle
6 1 (0.99%) JMeter
6 1 (0.99%) kappa
6 1 (0.99%) RSpec
6 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.99%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (18.81%) Social Skills
2 14 (13.86%) Finance
3 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.94%) Legal
4 5 (4.95%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.96%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.98%) Advertising
6 2 (1.98%) Influencing Skills
6 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.99%) Banking
7 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.99%) Marketing
7 1 (0.99%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (22.77%) AWS Engineer
2 22 (21.78%) Software Engineer
3 17 (16.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (11.88%) Architect
4 12 (11.88%) Developer
5 11 (10.89%) Java Engineer
5 11 (10.89%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (10.89%) Senior Java Engineer
5 11 (10.89%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 11 (10.89%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) AWS Software Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Data Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) AWS Architect
7 6 (5.94%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (4.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (3.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.77%) Kafka
2 21 (20.79%) Node.js
3 16 (15.84%) REST
4 13 (12.87%) Spring Boot
5 11 (10.89%) .NET
5 11 (10.89%) SOAP
6 9 (8.91%) React
7 5 (4.95%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (3.96%) Spring
8 4 (3.96%) SQLAlchemy
9 3 (2.97%) GraphQL
9 3 (2.97%) Jest
9 3 (2.97%) Swagger
10 2 (1.98%) .NET Core
10 2 (1.98%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.98%) Django
10 2 (1.98%) gRPC
10 2 (1.98%) HTML5
10 2 (1.98%) PySpark
10 2 (1.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (7.92%) Cloud Native
3 5 (4.95%) Hedge funds
4 4 (3.96%) Legacy Applications
5 3 (2.97%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.97%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.98%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.98%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.98%) Linux
2 1 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (43.56%) DevOps
2 30 (29.70%) Microservices
3 27 (26.73%) Software Engineering
4 25 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (15.84%) Infrastructure as Code
7 15 (14.85%) Full Stack Development
8 11 (10.89%) Technology Roadmap
9 10 (9.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (9.90%) Scrum
10 9 (8.91%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 9 (8.91%) Test Automation
11 8 (7.92%) Event-Driven
12 7 (6.93%) Analytics
12 7 (6.93%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (5.94%) API Design
13 6 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (5.94%) Data Pipeline
13 6 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (4.95%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.74%) Python
2 25 (24.75%) Java
3 24 (23.76%) SQL
4 13 (12.87%) TypeScript
5 12 (11.88%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.95%) Scala
7 4 (3.96%) Bash
7 4 (3.96%) Groovy
8 2 (1.98%) C#
8 2 (1.98%) C++
8 2 (1.98%) Go
8 2 (1.98%) Kotlin
8 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.99%) Bicep
9 1 (0.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (11.88%) AWS Certification
2 6 (5.94%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.98%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) GDPR
2 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.99%) IFRS
2 1 (0.99%) IFRS 9
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 16 (15.84%) Docker
2 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (26.73%) Terraform
2 17 (16.83%) Kubernetes
3 13 (12.87%) Ansible
4 3 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.99%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (0.99%) Grafana
5 1 (0.99%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.99%) Kibana
5 1 (0.99%) Packer
5 1 (0.99%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 11 (10.89%) Confluent
2 3 (2.97%) Splunk
3 2 (1.98%) Google
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.99%) Databricks
4 1 (0.99%) Facebook
4 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.99%) VMware