Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 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.

Amazon AWS Lambda
Central London > City of London
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 220 235
Rank change year-on-year +18 +15 +24
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 62 26 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.87% 0.36% 0.046%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.33% 2.05% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 25 3
City of London median daily rate £600 £525 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% +33.72%
10th Percentile £475 £459 £483
90th Percentile £675 £625 £623
Central London median daily rate £600 £525 £563
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +30.81%
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 1,862 1,269 897
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 26.09% 17.77% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,510 1,012 745
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £624
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 3
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.00% +44.45%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £20.61
90th Percentile £23.75 £30.75 £52.49
Central London median hourly rate £18.76 £18.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +4.22% -48.57% +51.42%

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 10 December 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 62 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 62 (100.00%) Serverless
2 34 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (51.61%) Python
4 28 (45.16%) Java
5 26 (41.94%) DevOps
6 24 (38.71%) Terraform
7 23 (37.10%) Finance
8 22 (35.48%) Ansible
9 21 (33.87%) Docker
10 18 (29.03%) Microservices
10 18 (29.03%) Packer
11 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
12 16 (25.81%) Amazon S3
13 15 (24.19%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (22.58%) Node.js
15 13 (20.97%) E-Commerce
15 13 (20.97%) Kubernetes
16 12 (19.35%) Amazon Kinesis
17 11 (17.74%) Law
17 11 (17.74%) Linux
17 11 (17.74%) Amazon EC2
18 10 (16.13%) Retail
19 9 (14.52%) REST
19 9 (14.52%) Git (software)
19 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
20 8 (12.90%) React
20 8 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
20 8 (12.90%) Scrum
21 7 (11.29%) TDD

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 5 (8.06%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.84%) Apache
2 3 (4.84%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.23%) Confluence
4 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.61%) CMS
4 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 62 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 62 (100.00%) Serverless
2 16 (25.81%) Amazon S3
3 12 (19.35%) Amazon Kinesis
4 11 (17.74%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (11.29%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (6.45%) CloudFront
7 4 (6.45%) Route 53
7 4 (6.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (4.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (4.84%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (4.84%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (4.84%) Heroku
9 2 (3.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (3.23%) Azure Functions
9 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.61%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (8.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (6.45%) Big Data
3 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.45%) Redis
4 3 (4.84%) Amazon Athena
4 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) Amazon QuickSight
5 2 (3.23%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.23%) Azkaban
5 2 (3.23%) Data Lake
5 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.23%) Presto
6 1 (1.61%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.61%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Git (software)
1 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.06%) JIRA
3 3 (4.84%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.61%) Bower
4 1 (1.61%) Gatling
4 1 (1.61%) git-flow
4 1 (1.61%) GitLab
4 1 (1.61%) GoCD
4 1 (1.61%) Gradle
4 1 (1.61%) gulp
4 1 (1.61%) Hudson
4 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.61%) Mocha
4 1 (1.61%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) TestRail
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.61%) webpack
General
1 23 (37.10%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Law
3 10 (16.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) AWS Engineer
1 20 (32.26%) Developer
1 20 (32.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (29.03%) AWS DevOps
2 18 (29.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 17 (27.42%) Senior DevOps
4 16 (25.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 13 (20.97%) Python Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Data Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) AWS Developer
8 5 (8.06%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (8.06%) React Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Node.js Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Python Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Security Engineer
11 2 (3.23%) Architect
11 2 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
11 2 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
11 2 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) Node.js
2 9 (14.52%) REST
3 8 (12.90%) React
4 6 (9.68%) Spring
5 5 (8.06%) Lambda Expressions
6 4 (6.45%) GraphQL
6 4 (6.45%) RESTful
7 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.84%) CSS
7 3 (4.84%) HTML
7 3 (4.84%) Kafka
7 3 (4.84%) Redux
7 3 (4.84%) Sass
8 2 (3.23%) CSS3
8 2 (3.23%) Express
8 2 (3.23%) HTML5
8 2 (3.23%) OAuth
8 2 (3.23%) OAuth2
8 2 (3.23%) Web Services
9 1 (1.61%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.23%) Cloud Native
2 2 (3.23%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.61%) Fintech
3 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Unix
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.94%) DevOps
3 18 (29.03%) Microservices
4 15 (24.19%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (20.97%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.90%) Scrum
7 7 (11.29%) OO
7 7 (11.29%) TDD
8 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.06%) API Design
9 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.06%) Migration
9 5 (8.06%) SDLC
9 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.45%) Analytics
10 4 (6.45%) BDD
10 4 (6.45%) Information Security
10 4 (6.45%) Isomorphic JavaScript
11 3 (4.84%) Open Source
11 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) Python
2 28 (45.16%) Java
3 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.68%) Scala
5 4 (6.45%) ES6
5 4 (6.45%) SQL
6 3 (4.84%) C#
6 3 (4.84%) Go
7 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.23%) C
7 2 (3.23%) C++
7 2 (3.23%) Kotlin
7 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.23%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.61%) AWK
8 1 (1.61%) PHP
8 1 (1.61%) PHP 7
8 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
8 1 (1.61%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) AWS Certification
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
1 1 (1.61%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 21 (33.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (38.71%) Terraform
2 22 (35.48%) Ansible
3 18 (29.03%) Packer
4 13 (20.97%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.23%) Grafana
5 2 (3.23%) Puppet
5 2 (3.23%) rkt
6 1 (1.61%) Graphite
6 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (3.23%) Google
1 2 (3.23%) Splunk
2 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Ping Identity
2 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.61%) Sitecore