Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 218 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +287
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 44 26 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.62% 0.39% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.49% 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 0
City of London median daily rate £600 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Central London median daily rate £600 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% +14.94%
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 1,770 1,016 799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.13% 15.38% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,442 789 663
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £360 £310 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 9
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -22.73% -
10th Percentile £16.01 £12.39 £18.50
90th Percentile £37.90 £31.15 £37.40
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -22.73% -19.46%

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 17 August 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 42 (95.45%) Amazon AWS
1 42 (95.45%) Serverless
2 25 (56.82%) Terraform
2 25 (56.82%) Ansible
3 24 (54.55%) Amazon EC2
3 24 (54.55%) Amazon S3
3 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (52.27%) Jenkins
5 22 (50.00%) Linux
6 21 (47.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 20 (45.45%) Docker
8 19 (43.18%) DevOps
8 19 (43.18%) Amazon RDS
8 19 (43.18%) Configuration Management
8 19 (43.18%) Route 53
9 18 (40.91%) Node.js
9 18 (40.91%) Python
9 18 (40.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 17 (38.64%) Java
11 16 (36.36%) CloudFront
12 15 (34.09%) Finance
13 14 (31.82%) AWS CloudFormation
14 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
15 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (27.27%) Kubernetes
16 11 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
16 11 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
16 11 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
16 11 (25.00%) Fintech
16 11 (25.00%) JIRA

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 (20.45%) Confluence
2 6 (13.64%) Apache Spark
3 4 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.55%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) Gunicorn
5 1 (2.27%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (95.45%) Amazon AWS
1 42 (95.45%) Serverless
2 24 (54.55%) Amazon EC2
2 24 (54.55%) Amazon S3
3 21 (47.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 19 (43.18%) Route 53
5 18 (40.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 16 (36.36%) CloudFront
7 14 (31.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
8 11 (25.00%) GitHub
9 9 (20.45%) OpenShift
10 8 (18.18%) PaaS
11 5 (11.36%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (9.09%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (6.82%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (4.55%) AWS CodePipeline
14 2 (4.55%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (2.27%) SNMP
1 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (43.18%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.82%) Amazon Athena
4 3 (6.82%) Big Data
5 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.55%) MySQL
5 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.55%) Redis
6 1 (2.27%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.27%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.27%) OpenTSDB
6 1 (2.27%) Parquet
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (52.27%) Jenkins
2 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
3 11 (25.00%) JIRA
4 3 (6.82%) CircleCI
5 2 (4.55%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.55%) GoCD
5 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.27%) Ant
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.27%) GitLab
6 1 (2.27%) Gradle
6 1 (2.27%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.27%) JUnit
6 1 (2.27%) Liquibase
6 1 (2.27%) Maven
6 1 (2.27%) Selenium
6 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
6 1 (2.27%) webpack
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.27%) Digital Economy
3 1 (2.27%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (31.82%) Developer
3 13 (29.55%) AWS DevOps
3 13 (29.55%) AWS Engineer
4 12 (27.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (11.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Big Data Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (6.82%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) Node.js
2 7 (15.91%) Kafka
3 6 (13.64%) React
3 6 (13.64%) REST
4 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (9.09%) Spring
5 3 (6.82%) GraphQL
5 3 (6.82%) JMS
5 3 (6.82%) React Native
6 2 (4.55%) .NET
6 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.55%) Doctrine
6 2 (4.55%) Symfony
7 1 (2.27%) boto
7 1 (2.27%) Express
7 1 (2.27%) PostGIS
7 1 (2.27%) Protocol Buffers
7 1 (2.27%) Sass
7 1 (2.27%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Fintech
2 8 (18.18%) Hedge funds
3 4 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.55%) Cloud Native
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
5 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.27%) Smart Home
5 1 (2.27%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.27%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Android
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) Configuration Management
2 19 (43.18%) DevOps
3 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (20.45%) TDD
6 8 (18.18%) Deployment Automation
6 8 (18.18%) Microservices
7 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (6.82%) Data Engineering
8 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (6.82%) Scrum
8 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.55%) Analytics
9 2 (4.55%) API Design
9 2 (4.55%) API Development
9 2 (4.55%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) Python
2 17 (38.64%) Java
3 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) SQL
5 2 (4.55%) C#
5 2 (4.55%) PHP
5 2 (4.55%) PHP 7
5 2 (4.55%) Ruby
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) AWS Certification
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (56.82%) Ansible
1 25 (56.82%) Terraform
2 12 (27.27%) Kubernetes
3 11 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (25.00%) Puppet
4 8 (18.18%) Sysdig
5 5 (11.36%) Packer
6 4 (9.09%) PingFederate
7 2 (4.55%) Grafana
7 2 (4.55%) rkt
8 1 (2.27%) Graphite
8 1 (2.27%) Kibana
8 1 (2.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Splunk
2 8 (18.18%) Atlassian
3 3 (6.82%) Google
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Greenplum
5 1 (2.27%) New Relic
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle