Period
to 5 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 5 July 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 96 140
Rank change year-on-year +25 +44 -
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 9 24 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.83% 1.02% 0.066%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.53% 4.93% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 1
Median daily rate £444 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.32% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £413 £488 £463
90th Percentile £481 £643 £488
Scotland median daily rate £444 £525 £425
% change year-on-year -15.48% +23.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 255 487 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 23.65% 20.60% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 277 212
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £225 £305 £291
90th Percentile £613 £575 £600
Scotland median daily rate £425 £450 £415
% change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £25.50 £61.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -58.70% -
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.92 £16.76
% change year-on-year -16.38% +42.71% +6.45%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing AWS Lambda as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in Edinburgh

AWS Lambda
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS Lambda in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for AWS Lambda in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 9 (100.00%) AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Serverless
2 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) TypeScript
3 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (33.33%) React
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) PaaS
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) Ansible
5 2 (22.22%) Docker
5 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
5 2 (22.22%) Terraform
5 2 (22.22%) Requirements Gathering
6 1 (11.11%) Data Lake
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
6 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
6 1 (11.11%) AWS Step Functions

AWS Lambda
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Serverless
2 4 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 3 (33.33%) PaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (11.11%) AWS Step Functions
5 1 (11.11%) Azure
5 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (11.11%) GCP
5 1 (11.11%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (11.11%) Data Lake
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) AWS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) React Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 3 (33.33%) React
3 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Gathering
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Fintech
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) TypeScript
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
1 2 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat