Period
to 26 February 2020

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 26 February 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 137 172 229
Rank change year-on-year +35 +57 -3
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 53 83 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.13% 1.21% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.52% 4.23% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 73 25
City of London median daily rate £550 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £434 £475 £458
90th Percentile £688 £681 £625
Central London median daily rate £550 £600 £525
% change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 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 1,504 1,960 1,490
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.13% 28.65% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,169 1,556 1,209
City of London median daily rate £513 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £313 £344 £320
90th Percentile £663 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £513 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 18
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -12.50% -5.34%
10th Percentile £18.70 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £23.75 £36.18
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.76 £20.25
% change year-on-year +7.94% -7.36% +1.66%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing AWS Lambda as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWS Lambda in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS Lambda in the City of London

AWS Lambda
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Lambda in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS Lambda in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 52 (98.11%) AWS
2 51 (96.23%) Serverless
3 28 (52.83%) Python
4 24 (45.28%) DevOps
5 23 (43.40%) Amazon S3
6 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (35.85%) Terraform
7 18 (33.96%) Docker
8 16 (30.19%) Microservices
8 16 (30.19%) Java
8 16 (30.19%) Ruby
9 15 (28.30%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (28.30%) Node.js
10 14 (26.42%) Kubernetes
11 12 (22.64%) AWS CloudFormation
11 12 (22.64%) Amazon RDS
11 12 (22.64%) Linux
12 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
12 11 (20.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 11 (20.75%) Go
12 11 (20.75%) Amazon SQS
13 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
13 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
13 10 (18.87%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure as Code
14 9 (16.98%) Amazon Athena
14 9 (16.98%) Web Services
14 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
14 9 (16.98%) Confluence

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 9 (16.98%) Confluence
2 7 (13.21%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.66%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 52 (98.11%) AWS
2 51 (96.23%) Serverless
3 23 (43.40%) Amazon S3
4 15 (28.30%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (22.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (20.75%) Amazon SQS
7 9 (16.98%) GitHub
8 6 (11.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (11.32%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 6 (11.32%) AWS CodePipeline
8 6 (11.32%) Route 53
8 6 (11.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (9.43%) Amazon Cognito
9 5 (9.43%) Azure
10 4 (7.55%) Amazon ECS
10 4 (7.55%) Amazon Glacier
10 4 (7.55%) AWS Fargate
10 4 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (7.55%) OpenShift
11 3 (5.66%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) DNS
1 2 (3.77%) OpenVPN
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (20.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (18.87%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (16.98%) Amazon Athena
5 6 (11.32%) Amazon Redshift
6 5 (9.43%) MySQL
6 5 (9.43%) Redis
7 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
8 3 (5.66%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (5.66%) Data Lake
8 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
8 3 (5.66%) Neo4j
8 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
9 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.77%) Presto
9 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.89%) Amazon QuickSight
10 1 (1.89%) BigQuery
10 1 (1.89%) KDB
10 1 (1.89%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
1 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.98%) JIRA
3 4 (7.55%) CircleCI
3 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.55%) Selenium
3 4 (7.55%) Travis CI
4 2 (3.77%) Gradle
4 2 (3.77%) Subversion
5 1 (1.89%) Appium
5 1 (1.89%) Charles Proxy
5 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.89%) Maven
5 1 (1.89%) minitest
5 1 (1.89%) Mocha
5 1 (1.89%) RSpec
5 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (16.98%) Marketing
2 7 (13.21%) Advertising
3 4 (7.55%) Finance
4 2 (3.77%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.89%) Electronics
5 1 (1.89%) Front Office
5 1 (1.89%) Law
5 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Architect
4 6 (11.32%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Ruby Developer
5 5 (9.43%) AWS Architect
5 5 (9.43%) AWS Developer
5 5 (9.43%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (9.43%) Python Developer
6 4 (7.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Data Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Facebook Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.66%) AWS Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Scala Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) Node.js
2 9 (16.98%) Redux
2 9 (16.98%) Web Services
3 5 (9.43%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.55%) iOS SDK
4 4 (7.55%) Kafka
5 3 (5.66%) React
6 2 (3.77%) JSON
6 2 (3.77%) REST
6 2 (3.77%) RESTful
6 2 (3.77%) Spring
6 2 (3.77%) Swagger
6 2 (3.77%) YAML
7 1 (1.89%) .NET
7 1 (1.89%) Laravel
7 1 (1.89%) NumPy
7 1 (1.89%) SciPy
7 1 (1.89%) Symfony
7 1 (1.89%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Cloud Native
2 5 (9.43%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.55%) Marketing Technology
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.89%) Derivative
5 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.55%) Debian
3 4 (7.55%) Unix
4 3 (5.66%) Windows
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) DevOps
2 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.19%) Microservices
4 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
5 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure as Code
6 7 (13.21%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (11.32%) Immutable Infrastructure
7 6 (11.32%) Scrum
8 5 (9.43%) API Development
8 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
8 5 (9.43%) Data Engineering
8 5 (9.43%) Data Management
8 5 (9.43%) Kanban
8 5 (9.43%) Open Source
8 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.55%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 4 (7.55%) Software Delivery
9 4 (7.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) Python
2 16 (30.19%) Java
2 16 (30.19%) Ruby
3 11 (20.75%) Go
4 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.21%) Scala
6 6 (11.32%) Bash Shell
7 5 (9.43%) SQL
8 4 (7.55%) Apple Swift
8 4 (7.55%) Kotlin
9 3 (5.66%) Groovy
9 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.77%) C#
10 2 (3.77%) PHP
10 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.89%) C
11 1 (1.89%) C++
11 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) AWS Certification
2 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) ISEB
3 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 18 (33.96%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (35.85%) Terraform
2 14 (26.42%) Kubernetes
3 7 (13.21%) Ansible
3 7 (13.21%) Puppet
4 5 (9.43%) Prometheus
5 4 (7.55%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (7.55%) Kibana
5 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (7.55%) Packer
5 4 (7.55%) Rancher
6 1 (1.89%) Graphite
6 1 (1.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Google
2 8 (15.09%) Facebook
3 4 (7.55%) SaltStack
4 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.77%) MuleSoft
4 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.77%) Splunk
4 2 (3.77%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.89%) HubSpot
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Teradata