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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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 115 129 112
Rank change year-on-year +14 -17 +22
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 80 44 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.79% 1.27% 0.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.10% 3.36% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 31 19
10th Percentile £413 £355 £423
25th Percentile £491 £400 £444
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £525 £588
Median % change year-on-year +19.05% -10.64% +2.17%
75th Percentile £704 £650 £656
90th Percentile £775 £688 £800
Central London median daily rate £625 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +13.64% - -4.35%

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 1,570 1,309 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 35.04% 37.68% 33.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,163 964 548
10th Percentile £350 £371 £321
25th Percentile £471 £463 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £523
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +5.26% -0.48%
75th Percentile £678 £638 £589
90th Percentile £763 £719 £675
Central London median daily rate £563 £550 £514
% change year-on-year +2.27% +7.06% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 6
10th Percentile £15.75 £13.68 £17.50
25th Percentile £22.63 £13.88 £21.43
Median hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £33.92
Median % change year-on-year +122.22% -33.67% +61.52%
75th Percentile £57.50 £29.75 £46.74
90th Percentile - £40.80 £52.63
Central London median hourly rate £41.50 £22.50 £33.92
% change year-on-year +84.44% -33.67% +59.62%

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 15 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for AWS Lambda in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 80 (100.00%) Serverless
2 73 (91.25%) AWS
3 39 (48.75%) DevOps
4 32 (40.00%) CI/CD
5 30 (37.50%) Python
6 27 (33.75%) Terraform
6 27 (33.75%) AWS CloudFormation
7 26 (32.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 26 (32.50%) Node.js
7 26 (32.50%) Agile
8 22 (27.50%) Microservices
9 21 (26.25%) TypeScript
9 21 (26.25%) Java
9 21 (26.25%) Software Engineering
9 21 (26.25%) Social Skills
10 20 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
10 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 20 (25.00%) Finance
11 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
12 16 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
12 16 (20.00%) Amazon S3
12 16 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
13 15 (18.75%) Kubernetes
14 13 (16.25%) Docker
15 12 (15.00%) Cloud Native
16 11 (13.75%) Linux
16 11 (13.75%) Test Automation
16 11 (13.75%) Bash
16 11 (13.75%) Data Protection
16 11 (13.75%) Go

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 3 (3.75%) Apache Airflow
1 3 (3.75%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.50%) Apache
2 2 (2.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Cloudability
Cloud Services
1 80 (100.00%) Serverless
2 73 (91.25%) AWS
3 27 (33.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 26 (32.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 16 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (20.00%) Amazon S3
6 10 (12.50%) AWS CodePipeline
7 9 (11.25%) Amazon Kinesis
8 8 (10.00%) Amazon EKS
8 8 (10.00%) Amazon EventBridge
8 8 (10.00%) AWS Fargate
8 8 (10.00%) Azure
9 7 (8.75%) AWS Step Functions
9 7 (8.75%) GitHub
10 6 (7.50%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 6 (7.50%) CloudFront
11 5 (6.25%) Amazon ECS
11 5 (6.25%) Amazon SageMaker
12 4 (5.00%) AWS CodeBuild
12 4 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) VPN
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco Firepower
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.50%) Firewall
2 2 (2.50%) IPsec
2 2 (2.50%) LAN
2 2 (2.50%) NetScaler
2 2 (2.50%) SD-WAN
2 2 (2.50%) WAN
2 2 (2.50%) Wireless
2 2 (2.50%) WLAN
3 1 (1.25%) HTTP
3 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
1 10 (12.50%) DynamoDB
2 7 (8.75%) Data Lake
2 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.50%) Big Data
4 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.00%) Amazon Athena
6 3 (3.75%) Amazon Aurora
6 3 (3.75%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (3.75%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.50%) Flink
7 2 (2.50%) HDInsight
7 2 (2.50%) Power BI
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.25%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.25%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.75%) kappa
3 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.25%) PowerDesigner
5 4 (5.00%) JIRA
6 3 (3.75%) Snakemake
7 2 (2.50%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.50%) Babel
7 2 (2.50%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.50%) Gerrit
7 2 (2.50%) GitLab
7 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.50%) webpack
8 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket Server
8 1 (1.25%) Gradle
8 1 (1.25%) Maven
General
1 21 (26.25%) Social Skills
2 20 (25.00%) Finance
3 8 (10.00%) Legal
4 4 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.50%) Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.25%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (1.25%) Front Office
6 1 (1.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) AWS Engineer
2 19 (23.75%) Developer
3 13 (16.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) AWS DevOps
6 10 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) AWS Developer
7 8 (10.00%) AWS Software Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) Architect
8 7 (8.75%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) Node.js Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Data Architect
9 6 (7.50%) Python Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Python Software Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Data Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Lambda Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) React Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Security Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.50%) Node.js
2 10 (12.50%) React
2 10 (12.50%) RESTful
3 9 (11.25%) REST
4 8 (10.00%) Kafka
5 7 (8.75%) Elastic Stack
5 7 (8.75%) Web Services
6 6 (7.50%) Flask
7 3 (3.75%) Pandas
7 3 (3.75%) pytest
7 3 (3.75%) scikit-learn
7 3 (3.75%) Spring Boot
7 3 (3.75%) Tidyverse
8 2 (2.50%) .NET
8 2 (2.50%) ARM Templates
8 2 (2.50%) CSS
8 2 (2.50%) HTML
8 2 (2.50%) Jest
8 2 (2.50%) PySpark
8 2 (2.50%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (15.00%) Cloud Native
3 6 (7.50%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (6.25%) Virtual Team
5 4 (5.00%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.25%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.25%) Equities
6 1 (1.25%) Legacy Applications
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Linux
2 2 (2.50%) Android
2 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (48.75%) DevOps
2 32 (40.00%) CI/CD
3 26 (32.50%) Agile
4 22 (27.50%) Microservices
5 21 (26.25%) Software Engineering
6 20 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 11 (13.75%) Data Protection
7 11 (13.75%) Test Automation
8 9 (11.25%) API Design
8 9 (11.25%) Containerisation
8 9 (11.25%) Scrum
9 8 (10.00%) Data Analysis
10 7 (8.75%) API Development
10 7 (8.75%) Code Coverage
10 7 (8.75%) Data Architecture
10 7 (8.75%) Full Stack Development
10 7 (8.75%) TDD
10 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.50%) Data Management
11 6 (7.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.50%) Python
2 21 (26.25%) Java
2 21 (26.25%) TypeScript
3 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.75%) Bash
4 11 (13.75%) Go
5 9 (11.25%) ES6
6 6 (7.50%) Ruby
6 6 (7.50%) Scala
6 6 (7.50%) SQL
7 3 (3.75%) C#
7 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.25%) C
9 1 (1.25%) Groovy
9 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.00%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) GDPR
2 1 (1.25%) Accessibility
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.25%) Docker
2 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (33.75%) Terraform
2 15 (18.75%) Kubernetes
3 4 (5.00%) Ansible
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.25%) Grafana
5 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) BiZZdesign
3 2 (2.50%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco
3 2 (2.50%) Citrix
3 2 (2.50%) Databricks
3 2 (2.50%) Meraki
4 1 (1.25%) Confluent
4 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.25%) Splunk