Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 205 214
Rank change year-on-year +68 +9 -
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 99 48 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.54% 0.70% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.85% 2.71% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 39 17
City of London median daily rate £575 £588 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.13% +11.90% -
10th Percentile £500 £500 £413
90th Percentile £688 £675 £653
Central London median daily rate £575 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
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 2,043 1,769 969
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.71% 25.65% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,636 1,446 776
City of London median daily rate £525 £510 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.51% +7.57%
10th Percentile £375 £356 £313
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £490
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +5.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 13
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +3.99% -3.84%
10th Percentile £12.25 £18.65 £13.44
90th Percentile £27.00 £46.73 £29.77
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £21.16
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.46% -3.84%

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 19 June 2019.

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

AWS Lambda
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Lambda within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 16 £500 -
AWS Lambda
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 98 (98.99%) Amazon AWS
1 98 (98.99%) Serverless
2 56 (56.57%) Docker
3 49 (49.49%) Node.js
4 46 (46.46%) Microservices
5 41 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (40.40%) DevOps
7 38 (38.38%) Java
8 37 (37.37%) Python
9 36 (36.36%) Finance
10 33 (33.33%) Amazon S3
10 33 (33.33%) Kubernetes
11 30 (30.30%) Amazon RDS
11 30 (30.30%) Linux
12 29 (29.29%) Terraform
13 28 (28.28%) Amazon EC2
13 28 (28.28%) ES6
14 27 (27.27%) Express
14 27 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
15 25 (25.25%) Confluence
15 25 (25.25%) Ansible
15 25 (25.25%) JIRA
16 24 (24.24%) Jenkins
16 24 (24.24%) Amazon ECS
17 23 (23.23%) koa
17 23 (23.23%) Git (software)
18 22 (22.22%) TypeScript
19 21 (21.21%) GitHub
20 20 (20.20%) OOP
21 19 (19.19%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 25 (25.25%) Confluence
2 11 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (9.09%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.03%) Apache
4 3 (3.03%) Gunicorn
5 1 (1.01%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.01%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 98 (98.99%) Amazon AWS
1 98 (98.99%) Serverless
2 33 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 28 (28.28%) Amazon EC2
4 27 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (24.24%) Amazon ECS
6 21 (21.21%) GitHub
7 18 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 17 (17.17%) Route 53
9 15 (15.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 14 (14.14%) CloudFront
11 11 (11.11%) Amazon Kinesis
11 11 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
12 9 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (9.09%) Azure Functions
13 8 (8.08%) Amazon EMR
14 6 (6.06%) Heroku
15 5 (5.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 5 (5.05%) SaaS
16 4 (4.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) HTTP
2 1 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.01%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (30.30%) Amazon RDS
2 19 (19.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 15 (15.15%) MySQL
4 13 (13.13%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 8 (8.08%) MongoDB
6 8 (8.08%) NoSQL
7 5 (5.05%) Amazon Aurora
7 5 (5.05%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (5.05%) Big Data
7 5 (5.05%) Couchbase
7 5 (5.05%) Redis
8 4 (4.04%) Apache Hive
8 4 (4.04%) Hadoop
8 4 (4.04%) Neo4j
9 2 (2.02%) Data Lake
9 2 (2.02%) MariaDB
10 1 (1.01%) Amazon Athena
10 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.01%) Impala
Development Applications
1 25 (25.25%) JIRA
2 24 (24.24%) Jenkins
3 23 (23.23%) Git (software)
4 8 (8.08%) Gatling
4 8 (8.08%) Mocha
4 8 (8.08%) Selenium
5 6 (6.06%) CircleCI
6 3 (3.03%) Artifactory
6 3 (3.03%) GitLab
6 3 (3.03%) Jasmine
6 3 (3.03%) Robot Framework
6 3 (3.03%) webpack
7 2 (2.02%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.01%) Appium
8 1 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.01%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.01%) JBehave
8 1 (1.01%) Maven
8 1 (1.01%) SpecFlow
General
1 36 (36.36%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Retail
3 5 (5.05%) Banking
3 5 (5.05%) Games
4 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Law
5 1 (1.01%) Advertising
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (30.30%) AWS Engineer
1 30 (30.30%) Developer
2 26 (26.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (21.21%) AWS DevOps
3 21 (21.21%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Python Developer
5 10 (10.10%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
6 8 (8.08%) AWS Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (6.06%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Python Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) React Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Technical Leader
10 3 (3.03%) Data Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Java Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (49.49%) Node.js
2 27 (27.27%) Express
3 23 (23.23%) koa
4 16 (16.16%) RESTful
5 15 (15.15%) Kafka
6 11 (11.11%) Jest
6 11 (11.11%) Web Services
7 10 (10.10%) CSS
7 10 (10.10%) HTML
8 9 (9.09%) Django
8 9 (9.09%) Flask
8 9 (9.09%) OAuth
8 9 (9.09%) OAuth2
9 8 (8.08%) AngularJS
9 8 (8.08%) Chai
9 8 (8.08%) Elastic Stack
9 8 (8.08%) Enzyme
9 8 (8.08%) Redux
10 7 (7.07%) React
11 6 (6.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) PKI
2 5 (5.05%) Analytical Mindset
2 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.05%) Cloud Native
2 5 (5.05%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.04%) User Experience
4 3 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.01%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.30%) Linux
2 17 (17.17%) Unix
3 3 (3.03%) Android
3 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.01%) CentOS
4 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.46%) Microservices
2 41 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (40.40%) DevOps
4 20 (20.20%) OOP
5 18 (18.18%) Fintech
6 17 (17.17%) TDD
7 16 (16.16%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (16.16%) Software Engineering
8 15 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (13.13%) BDD
9 13 (13.13%) Configuration Management
10 12 (12.12%) Test Automation
11 11 (11.11%) SOA
11 11 (11.11%) Unit Testing
12 10 (10.10%) Infrastructure as Code
12 10 (10.10%) Pair Programming
13 8 (8.08%) Front End Development
14 7 (7.07%) Mentoring
14 7 (7.07%) Problem-Solving
15 6 (6.06%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.38%) Java
2 37 (37.37%) Python
3 28 (28.28%) ES6
4 22 (22.22%) TypeScript
5 16 (16.16%) JavaScript
6 9 (9.09%) Go
7 7 (7.07%) Java 8
8 6 (6.06%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.04%) PHP
9 4 (4.04%) Scala
9 4 (4.04%) SQL
10 3 (3.03%) Apple Swift
10 3 (3.03%) C#
10 3 (3.03%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.01%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 56 (56.57%) Docker
2 2 (2.02%) Varnish
3 1 (1.01%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 33 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 29 (29.29%) Terraform
3 25 (25.25%) Ansible
4 12 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (5.05%) logstash
5 5 (5.05%) Puppet
6 4 (4.04%) Graphite
6 4 (4.04%) Kibana
7 3 (3.03%) Grafana
7 3 (3.03%) Marathon
7 3 (3.03%) Mesos
8 1 (1.01%) Consul
8 1 (1.01%) Istio
8 1 (1.01%) linkerd
8 1 (1.01%) Nagios
8 1 (1.01%) Packer
8 1 (1.01%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.01%) rkt
Vendors
1 14 (14.14%) Atlassian
2 13 (13.13%) Splunk
3 7 (7.07%) Google
4 4 (4.04%) Ping Identity