Period
to 25 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 January 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 136 99 179
Rank change year-on-year -37 +80 +72
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 780 459 445
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.08% 2.59% 1.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.36% 6.88% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 394 322
10th Percentile £436 £413 £413
25th Percentile £488 £475 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -
75th Percentile £700 £659 £647
90th Percentile £775 £713 £700
England median daily rate £550 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
10th Percentile £66.33 - -
25th Percentile £75.06 - -
Median hourly rate £91.75 - -
75th Percentile £110.06 - -
90th Percentile £119.78 - -
England median hourly rate £61.00 - £45.00

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14,552 6,675 10,189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.76% 37.71% 34.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,844 4,969 7,445
10th Percentile £390 £338 £313
25th Percentile £475 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -
75th Percentile £675 £600 £615
90th Percentile £750 £688 £700
England median daily rate £538 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +10.26% -2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 24 74
10th Percentile £13.88 £20.30 £15.73
25th Percentile £20.09 £22.44 £18.71
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £21.50
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% +18.60% +14.94%
75th Percentile £55.00 £57.19 £42.93
90th Percentile £71.75 £68.00 £78.75
England median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +14.29%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in London

AWS Lambda
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for AWS Lambda in London

AWS Lambda
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS Lambda in London over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for AWS Lambda in London

AWS Lambda
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for AWS Lambda in London

AWS Lambda
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing AWS Lambda in London over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for AWS Lambda in London

AWS Lambda
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 25 January 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
Central London +32 108 £643 +22.48% 54
South London -10 14 £550 +8.91%
North London - 2 £800 - 4
East London - 2 £704 - 8
AWS Lambda
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 London region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 766 (98.21%) Serverless
2 745 (95.51%) AWS
3 404 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
4 389 (49.87%) CI/CD
5 329 (42.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 317 (40.64%) Amazon S3
7 310 (39.74%) Terraform
8 284 (36.41%) Software Engineering
9 276 (35.38%) Node.js
10 274 (35.13%) Full Stack Development
11 272 (34.87%) Python
12 265 (33.97%) DevOps
13 259 (33.21%) React
14 253 (32.44%) JavaScript
15 250 (32.05%) Kubernetes
16 240 (30.77%) Docker
17 232 (29.74%) Finance
18 229 (29.36%) TypeScript
19 209 (26.79%) Amazon SQS
20 201 (25.77%) Amazon RDS
21 186 (23.85%) Microservices
22 168 (21.54%) Java
23 161 (20.64%) AWS CloudFormation
24 158 (20.26%) Front Office
25 156 (20.00%) Asset Management
26 146 (18.72%) AWS Step Functions
27 138 (17.69%) SQL
27 138 (17.69%) Amazon EC2
28 133 (17.05%) Azure
29 112 (14.36%) Investment Management

AWS Lambda
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 27 (3.46%) Apache
2 25 (3.21%) Apache Airflow
3 24 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
3 24 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (2.95%) Confluence
5 20 (2.56%) Apache Spark
6 10 (1.28%) Camunda
7 6 (0.77%) CMS
7 6 (0.77%) IIS
8 5 (0.64%) Jupyter
9 3 (0.38%) Luigi
9 3 (0.38%) nginx
9 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.38%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.38%) WordPress
10 2 (0.26%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.26%) Traefik
11 1 (0.13%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (0.64%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 766 (98.21%) Serverless
2 745 (95.51%) AWS
3 317 (40.64%) Amazon S3
4 209 (26.79%) Amazon SQS
5 161 (20.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 146 (18.72%) AWS Step Functions
7 138 (17.69%) Amazon EC2
8 133 (17.05%) Azure
9 109 (13.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 100 (12.82%) Amazon ECS
11 62 (7.95%) Amazon Kinesis
12 52 (6.67%) AWS Fargate
13 50 (6.41%) GitHub
14 46 (5.90%) Amazon Cognito
15 38 (4.87%) AWS CloudTrail
16 35 (4.49%) Amazon EKS
16 35 (4.49%) AWS CodePipeline
16 35 (4.49%) PaaS
17 34 (4.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 32 (4.10%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.79%) HTTP
2 12 (1.54%) HTTPS
3 7 (0.90%) Firewall
3 7 (0.90%) VPN
4 6 (0.77%) DNS
5 3 (0.38%) LAN
5 3 (0.38%) WAN
6 2 (0.26%) 5G
6 2 (0.26%) Broadband
6 2 (0.26%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.26%) RTSP
7 1 (0.13%) DHCP
7 1 (0.13%) Internet
7 1 (0.13%) Network Security
7 1 (0.13%) SSL
7 1 (0.13%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (42.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 201 (25.77%) Amazon RDS
3 69 (8.85%) NoSQL
4 58 (7.44%) Amazon Athena
5 56 (7.18%) Big Data
6 54 (6.92%) Amazon Redshift
7 46 (5.90%) MongoDB
8 39 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
9 34 (4.36%) Data Lake
9 34 (4.36%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (3.21%) Azure SQL Database
10 25 (3.21%) Tableau
11 18 (2.31%) Relational Database
12 17 (2.18%) Amazon Aurora
13 15 (1.92%) Apache Ignite
13 15 (1.92%) Hadoop
14 14 (1.79%) Metadata
14 14 (1.79%) Redis
15 12 (1.54%) MySQL
16 11 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 88 (11.28%) Jenkins
2 87 (11.15%) Git (software)
3 41 (5.26%) JIRA
4 37 (4.74%) GitLab
5 20 (2.56%) Bitbucket
6 17 (2.18%) Artifactory
7 16 (2.05%) kappa
7 16 (2.05%) Locust
8 15 (1.92%) Maven
8 15 (1.92%) PowerDesigner
9 13 (1.67%) Cucumber
9 13 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
10 12 (1.54%) CircleCI
10 12 (1.54%) Mockito
11 11 (1.41%) Postman
12 10 (1.28%) Cypress.io
12 10 (1.28%) git-flow
12 10 (1.28%) Mocha
12 10 (1.28%) SonarQube
13 9 (1.15%) Gerrit
General
1 232 (29.74%) Finance
2 158 (20.26%) Front Office
3 92 (11.79%) Social Skills
4 34 (4.36%) Public Sector
5 30 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (3.21%) Banking
7 16 (2.05%) Presentation Skills
7 16 (2.05%) Retail
8 12 (1.54%) Law
9 11 (1.41%) Legal
9 11 (1.41%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.28%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.15%) Investment Banking
12 8 (1.03%) Influencing Skills
13 7 (0.90%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.77%) Marketing
14 6 (0.77%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.38%) Electronics
15 3 (0.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 3 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 297 (38.08%) Developer
2 195 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 187 (23.97%) Software Engineer
4 89 (11.41%) AWS Software Engineer
5 83 (10.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 81 (10.38%) React Developer
7 80 (10.26%) Architect
8 78 (10.00%) AWS Developer
8 78 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 73 (9.36%) JavaScript Engineer
10 67 (8.59%) Python Engineer
11 59 (7.56%) Full Stack Developer
12 55 (7.05%) AWS DevOps
13 51 (6.54%) Node.js Developer
13 51 (6.54%) Python Developer
14 46 (5.90%) Data Engineer
15 45 (5.77%) Java Developer
16 44 (5.64%) JavaScript Developer
17 38 (4.87%) Python Software Engineer
18 37 (4.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (35.38%) Node.js
2 259 (33.21%) React
3 107 (13.72%) Material-UI
4 70 (8.97%) .NET
5 68 (8.72%) REST
6 60 (7.69%) Kafka
7 59 (7.56%) AngularJS
8 51 (6.54%) Vue.js
9 32 (4.10%) ADO
9 32 (4.10%) GraphQL
10 31 (3.97%) .NET Core
11 28 (3.59%) Spring Boot
12 27 (3.46%) WireMock
13 26 (3.33%) Spring
14 22 (2.82%) CSS
15 20 (2.56%) Jest
16 18 (2.31%) Express
16 18 (2.31%) JSON
16 18 (2.31%) SOAP
17 17 (2.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.59%) Cloud Native
2 36 (4.62%) Derivative
2 36 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
3 34 (4.36%) Fixed Income
4 33 (4.23%) Equities
4 33 (4.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 29 (3.72%) Legacy Systems
6 20 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.92%) Hedge funds
7 15 (1.92%) Virtual Team
8 12 (1.54%) Data Structures
9 11 (1.41%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (0.90%) Renewable Energy
12 6 (0.77%) Data Centre
12 6 (0.77%) NHS
13 5 (0.64%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.51%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (5.38%) Windows
2 30 (3.85%) Linux
3 6 (0.77%) Windows 10
4 5 (0.64%) Unix
5 3 (0.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 389 (49.87%) CI/CD
3 284 (36.41%) Software Engineering
4 274 (35.13%) Full Stack Development
5 265 (33.97%) DevOps
6 186 (23.85%) Microservices
7 156 (20.00%) Asset Management
8 112 (14.36%) Investment Management
9 108 (13.85%) Infrastructure as Code
10 67 (8.59%) Test Automation
11 62 (7.95%) Scrum
12 57 (7.31%) SDLC
13 52 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
14 48 (6.15%) TDD
15 43 (5.51%) Analytics
16 42 (5.38%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 40 (5.13%) Open Source
18 39 (5.00%) Data Engineering
19 37 (4.74%) OO
20 34 (4.36%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 272 (34.87%) Python
2 253 (32.44%) JavaScript
3 229 (29.36%) TypeScript
4 168 (21.54%) Java
5 138 (17.69%) SQL
6 43 (5.51%) C#
7 40 (5.13%) Kotlin
8 38 (4.87%) Go
9 33 (4.23%) PowerShell
10 30 (3.85%) Java 8
11 29 (3.72%) Bash
12 28 (3.59%) PL/SQL
13 26 (3.33%) C++
14 25 (3.21%) T-SQL
15 19 (2.44%) Scala
16 18 (2.31%) Java 11
17 13 (1.67%) Ruby
18 9 (1.15%) Shell Script
19 8 (1.03%) ES6
20 7 (0.90%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 60 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 59 (7.56%) SC Cleared
3 37 (4.74%) AWS Certification
4 20 (2.56%) Degree
5 6 (0.77%) CISSP
5 6 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.51%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.13%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.13%) CSSLP
8 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.82%) GDPR
2 21 (2.69%) QA
3 20 (2.56%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.64%) NIST
5 5 (0.64%) NIST 800
5 5 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.26%) NCSC
7 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.13%) IFRS
7 1 (0.13%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 240 (30.77%) Docker
2 12 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 310 (39.74%) Terraform
2 250 (32.05%) Kubernetes
3 49 (6.28%) Ansible
4 8 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.03%) Prometheus
5 7 (0.90%) Grafana
5 7 (0.90%) Pingdom
6 5 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.38%) Kibana
8 3 (0.38%) Packer
8 3 (0.38%) Puppet
9 2 (0.26%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 2 (0.26%) Control-M
10 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.13%) Istio
10 1 (0.13%) Nessus
10 1 (0.13%) Oozie
Vendors
1 38 (4.87%) Oracle
2 28 (3.59%) MuleSoft
3 21 (2.69%) Databricks
4 15 (1.92%) BiZZdesign
5 13 (1.67%) Google
6 12 (1.54%) Microsoft
7 11 (1.41%) Confluent
7 11 (1.41%) Informatica
7 11 (1.41%) Splunk
8 9 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.77%) VMware
10 5 (0.64%) SAP
11 4 (0.51%) Citrix
11 4 (0.51%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.38%) CA
12 3 (0.38%) ESRI
12 3 (0.38%) Facebook
12 3 (0.38%) Okta
12 3 (0.38%) TOWER Software
13 2 (0.26%) Red Hat