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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 May 2022 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 191 143 219
Rank change year-on-year -48 +76 +51
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 1,033 886 549
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.48% 1.91% 1.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.17% 5.46% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 695 465
10th Percentile £425 £413 £425
25th Percentile £495 £475 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -
75th Percentile £700 £638 £669
90th Percentile £794 £713 £750
UK median daily rate £553 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +5.24% -4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
10th Percentile £60.95 - -
25th Percentile £65.00 - -
Median hourly rate £75.00 - £45.00
75th Percentile £77.50 - -
90th Percentile £79.60 - -
UK median hourly rate £75.00 £33.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +122.22% -25.00% +328.57%

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 24,757 16,220 13,480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.49% 35.01% 31.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,222 11,672 9,602
10th Percentile £325 £315 £300
25th Percentile £440 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 263 206
10th Percentile £13.94 £11.33 £12.56
25th Percentile £15.25 £14.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.05 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +2.14% +5.25% +2.56%
75th Percentile £45.75 £39.75 £36.06
90th Percentile £75.00 £62.25 £54.00
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £21.86 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.64% +9.30% +5.26%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in England

AWS Lambda
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for AWS Lambda in England

AWS Lambda
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS Lambda in England over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for AWS Lambda in England

AWS Lambda
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing AWS Lambda in England.

Hourly rate trend for AWS Lambda in England

AWS Lambda
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing AWS Lambda in England over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for AWS Lambda in England

AWS Lambda
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -45 727 £613 +16.67% 107
North of England -35 68 £525 +12.90% 36
South East -25 57 £500 +5.26% 17
North West -26 49 £525 +25.00% 26
Midlands -28 40 £500 +17.65% 12
East of England -15 30 £475 -2.56% 14
South West -28 27 £569 +16.67% 14
West Midlands -32 26 £488 +13.04% 10
Yorkshire -26 17 £575 +16.46% 8
East Midlands -13 14 £500 +17.65% 2
North East -8 2 £458 -3.68% 2
AWS Lambda
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 1,002 (97.00%) Serverless
2 978 (94.68%) AWS
3 436 (42.21%) DevOps
4 420 (40.66%) Python
5 405 (39.21%) Agile
6 383 (37.08%) Terraform
7 382 (36.98%) CI/CD
8 317 (30.69%) Microservices
9 314 (30.40%) Amazon S3
10 268 (25.94%) Java
11 267 (25.85%) AWS CloudFormation
12 261 (25.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 257 (24.88%) Kubernetes
14 252 (24.39%) Docker
15 251 (24.30%) Amazon EC2
16 249 (24.10%) Node.js
17 247 (23.91%) Software Engineering
18 238 (23.04%) JavaScript
19 234 (22.65%) React
20 201 (19.46%) Infrastructure as Code
21 200 (19.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
22 175 (16.94%) Finance
23 173 (16.75%) Full Stack Development
24 160 (15.49%) TypeScript
25 159 (15.39%) Amazon SQS
26 157 (15.20%) SQL
27 155 (15.00%) Git (software)
28 149 (14.42%) Jenkins
29 148 (14.33%) Azure
30 147 (14.23%) Amazon RDS

AWS Lambda
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 44 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
2 41 (3.97%) Confluence
3 34 (3.29%) Apache Spark
4 23 (2.23%) Apache
5 15 (1.45%) Apache Airflow
5 15 (1.45%) nginx
6 13 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (1.06%) Camunda
7 11 (1.06%) IIS
8 10 (0.97%) SharePoint
9 9 (0.87%) CMS
10 8 (0.77%) Apache Solr
10 8 (0.77%) Ethereum
11 7 (0.68%) Skype for Business
12 6 (0.58%) Jupyter
13 5 (0.48%) Documentum
13 5 (0.48%) FileNet
14 4 (0.39%) GeoServer
14 4 (0.39%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (0.68%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.097%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.29%) Shopify
4 2 (0.19%) Cloudability
4 2 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.097%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 1,002 (97.00%) Serverless
2 978 (94.68%) AWS
3 314 (30.40%) Amazon S3
4 267 (25.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 251 (24.30%) Amazon EC2
6 200 (19.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 159 (15.39%) Amazon SQS
8 148 (14.33%) Azure
9 143 (13.84%) Amazon ECS
10 128 (12.39%) GitHub
11 104 (10.07%) AWS Fargate
12 98 (9.49%) Amazon Kinesis
13 86 (8.33%) AWS Step Functions
14 80 (7.74%) Amazon Cognito
14 80 (7.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 77 (7.45%) AWS CodePipeline
16 76 (7.36%) AWS CloudTrail
17 73 (7.07%) Amazon EKS
18 64 (6.20%) Route 53
19 62 (6.00%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.61%) DNS
2 14 (1.36%) HTTPS
3 13 (1.26%) Firewall
4 11 (1.06%) HTTP
5 10 (0.97%) VPN
6 9 (0.87%) DHCP
7 7 (0.68%) Skype
8 4 (0.39%) FTP
8 4 (0.39%) Network Security
8 4 (0.39%) SSH
8 4 (0.39%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.29%) Internet
9 3 (0.29%) IPsec
10 2 (0.19%) Intranet
10 2 (0.19%) RTSP
10 2 (0.19%) SSL
10 2 (0.19%) tcpdump
10 2 (0.19%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.097%) MPLS
11 1 (0.097%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (25.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 147 (14.23%) Amazon RDS
3 105 (10.16%) NoSQL
4 87 (8.42%) Amazon Redshift
5 72 (6.97%) Big Data
6 68 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
7 59 (5.71%) Amazon Athena
7 59 (5.71%) MongoDB
8 51 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
9 48 (4.65%) Data Lake
10 47 (4.55%) Relational Database
11 41 (3.97%) MySQL
12 37 (3.58%) Amazon Aurora
13 26 (2.52%) RDBMS
14 21 (2.03%) Redis
15 19 (1.84%) Azure SQL Database
16 18 (1.74%) SQL Server
17 15 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
18 14 (1.36%) Metadata
18 14 (1.36%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 155 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 149 (14.42%) Jenkins
3 84 (8.13%) GitLab
3 84 (8.13%) JIRA
4 47 (4.55%) Artifactory
5 33 (3.19%) Bitbucket
6 29 (2.81%) kappa
7 28 (2.71%) Cypress.io
8 27 (2.61%) JUnit
9 25 (2.42%) Maven
9 25 (2.42%) Mockito
10 21 (2.03%) PowerDesigner
11 17 (1.65%) SonarQube
12 16 (1.55%) CircleCI
12 16 (1.55%) Gradle
13 15 (1.45%) Cucumber
13 15 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
14 13 (1.26%) Selenium
15 12 (1.16%) Gerrit
15 12 (1.16%) Locust
General
1 175 (16.94%) Finance
2 137 (13.26%) Social Skills
3 59 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (5.32%) Public Sector
5 33 (3.19%) Legal
6 32 (3.10%) Banking
7 26 (2.52%) Financial Institution
8 20 (1.94%) Front Office
9 16 (1.55%) Law
10 14 (1.36%) Influencing Skills
11 13 (1.26%) Investment Banking
11 13 (1.26%) Retail
12 12 (1.16%) Telecoms
13 11 (1.06%) Presentation Skills
14 7 (0.68%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.39%) Documentation Skills
16 3 (0.29%) Back Office
16 3 (0.29%) Games
17 2 (0.19%) Electronics
17 2 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 315 (30.49%) Developer
2 292 (28.27%) AWS Engineer
3 148 (14.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 136 (13.17%) Software Engineer
5 122 (11.81%) Architect
6 119 (11.52%) AWS DevOps
7 106 (10.26%) AWS Developer
8 99 (9.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 87 (8.42%) Java Developer
10 78 (7.55%) AWS Software Engineer
11 69 (6.68%) Data Engineer
12 59 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
13 58 (5.61%) Full Stack Developer
14 56 (5.42%) AWS Architect
15 52 (5.03%) Python Developer
16 47 (4.55%) React Developer
17 41 (3.97%) Python Engineer
18 38 (3.68%) Data Architect
19 34 (3.29%) Java Engineer
20 33 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (24.10%) Node.js
2 234 (22.65%) React
3 128 (12.39%) Kafka
4 116 (11.23%) .NET
5 113 (10.94%) REST
6 71 (6.87%) Spring
7 63 (6.10%) GraphQL
8 62 (6.00%) JSON
9 61 (5.91%) Spring Boot
10 51 (4.94%) AngularJS
11 41 (3.97%) Elastic Stack
12 40 (3.87%) Vue.js
13 39 (3.78%) HTML
14 37 (3.58%) CSS
14 37 (3.58%) RESTful
15 34 (3.29%) YAML
16 33 (3.19%) PySpark
17 28 (2.71%) ADO
17 28 (2.71%) Jest
18 27 (2.61%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 97 (9.39%) Cloud Native
2 82 (7.94%) Greenfield Project
3 51 (4.94%) Hedge funds
4 37 (3.58%) Data Protection Act
5 32 (3.10%) Virtual Team
6 28 (2.71%) Algorithms
6 28 (2.71%) iPad
6 28 (2.71%) Legacy Systems
7 25 (2.42%) Data Structures
8 22 (2.13%) Public Cloud
9 21 (2.03%) Mobile App
10 14 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
11 12 (1.16%) User Experience
12 11 (1.06%) NHS
13 10 (0.97%) Blockchain
13 10 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
14 9 (0.87%) IoT
15 7 (0.68%) Replication
15 7 (0.68%) Web3
16 6 (0.58%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 134 (12.97%) Linux
2 64 (6.20%) Windows
3 26 (2.52%) Unix
4 7 (0.68%) Windows Server
4 7 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (0.68%) Windows Server 2016
4 7 (0.68%) Windows Server 2019
5 4 (0.39%) CentOS
5 4 (0.39%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.29%) Android
7 2 (0.19%) Alpine Linux
7 2 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (0.19%) Debian
7 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.19%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.097%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.097%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (42.21%) DevOps
2 405 (39.21%) Agile
3 382 (36.98%) CI/CD
4 317 (30.69%) Microservices
5 247 (23.91%) Software Engineering
6 201 (19.46%) Infrastructure as Code
7 173 (16.75%) Full Stack Development
8 122 (11.81%) Test Automation
9 103 (9.97%) TDD
10 97 (9.39%) Event-Driven
11 92 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
12 91 (8.81%) Scrum
13 72 (6.97%) Analytics
14 70 (6.78%) Migration
15 69 (6.68%) Data Modelling
16 68 (6.58%) Data Protection
16 68 (6.58%) E-Commerce
17 66 (6.39%) SDLC
18 65 (6.29%) Continuous Delivery
19 56 (5.42%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 420 (40.66%) Python
2 268 (25.94%) Java
3 238 (23.04%) JavaScript
4 160 (15.49%) TypeScript
5 157 (15.20%) SQL
6 92 (8.91%) Bash
7 62 (6.00%) C#
8 51 (4.94%) PowerShell
9 50 (4.84%) Go
10 49 (4.74%) Scala
11 43 (4.16%) Ruby
12 21 (2.03%) Shell Script
13 20 (1.94%) ES6
14 19 (1.84%) C++
14 19 (1.84%) PL/SQL
15 18 (1.74%) PHP
15 18 (1.74%) T-SQL
16 16 (1.55%) Groovy
17 13 (1.26%) R
18 12 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 118 (11.42%) Security Cleared
2 104 (10.07%) SC Cleared
3 83 (8.03%) AWS Certification
4 36 (3.48%) Degree
5 20 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.39%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.19%) CCA
10 2 (0.19%) CISSP
10 2 (0.19%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.19%) OCP
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.097%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (0.097%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.097%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (0.097%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.97%) QA
2 32 (3.10%) GDPR
3 16 (1.55%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.68%) SLA
5 6 (0.58%) Accessibility
6 4 (0.39%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.19%) MiFID
8 1 (0.097%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.097%) NIST
8 1 (0.097%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.097%) PMO
System Software
1 252 (24.39%) Docker
2 19 (1.84%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.29%) Squid
6 2 (0.19%) Snort
7 1 (0.097%) NFS
7 1 (0.097%) OpenDJ
7 1 (0.097%) pfSense
7 1 (0.097%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 383 (37.08%) Terraform
2 257 (24.88%) Kubernetes
3 91 (8.81%) Ansible
4 31 (3.00%) Grafana
5 24 (2.32%) Kibana
6 21 (2.03%) Puppet
7 18 (1.74%) Packer
8 17 (1.65%) Prometheus
9 16 (1.55%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 12 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
12 6 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
13 5 (0.48%) Pingdom
14 4 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
14 4 (0.39%) Istio
15 3 (0.29%) Consul
15 3 (0.29%) HAProxy
15 3 (0.29%) logstash
15 3 (0.29%) Nagios
16 2 (0.19%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 45 (4.36%) Oracle
2 40 (3.87%) Microsoft
3 25 (2.42%) BiZZdesign
4 24 (2.32%) Databricks
5 23 (2.23%) ServiceNow
6 19 (1.84%) IBM
6 19 (1.84%) Splunk
7 17 (1.65%) SAP
8 15 (1.45%) MuleSoft
9 13 (1.26%) Atlassian
10 12 (1.16%) Confluent
10 12 (1.16%) VMware
11 11 (1.06%) Google
12 10 (0.97%) WSO2
13 9 (0.87%) ESRI
13 9 (0.87%) Informatica
14 8 (0.77%) AppDynamics
14 8 (0.77%) New Relic
15 7 (0.68%) CloudEndure
15 7 (0.68%) Dynatrace