Period
to 7 December 2019

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 7 December 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.

AWS Lambda
England > London
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 173 261 448
Rank change year-on-year +88 +187 +82
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 531 471 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.55% 1.01% 0.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.62% 3.66% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 356 176
London median daily rate £550 £550 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.91% +1.00%
10th Percentile £417 £413 £413
90th Percentile £725 £675 £619
England median daily rate £550 £538 £500
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 11,494 12,884 9,294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.61% 27.54% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,206 9,559 6,984
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £328 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £638
England median daily rate £500 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 76 89
London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -11.63% -18.10%
10th Percentile £16.80 £12.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £78.75 £78.97 £58.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +22.86% -14.63% +7.89%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in London

AWS Lambda
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWS Lambda in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS Lambda in London

AWS Lambda
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Lambda in London over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor daily 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 7 December 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
Central London +70 110 £550 -8.33% 68
South London +56 20 £550 +15.79% 6
East London +48 20 £575 +16.46% 7
West London +12 10 £463 +5.71% 10
North London +14 2 £601 +9.32%
AWS Lambda
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 London region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 517 (97.36%) Serverless
2 478 (90.02%) AWS
3 274 (51.60%) Python
4 222 (41.81%) Amazon S3
5 220 (41.43%) DevOps
6 217 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
7 216 (40.68%) Java
8 173 (32.58%) Docker
9 158 (29.76%) Amazon EC2
10 153 (28.81%) Microservices
11 152 (28.63%) Terraform
12 149 (28.06%) Finance
13 140 (26.37%) Software Engineering
14 138 (25.99%) Kubernetes
15 127 (23.92%) Node.js
16 126 (23.73%) AWS CloudFormation
17 123 (23.16%) Amazon SQS
18 121 (22.79%) Web Services
19 117 (22.03%) Amazon RDS
20 110 (20.72%) JavaScript
21 104 (19.59%) Amazon ECS
22 96 (18.08%) Git (software)
23 94 (17.70%) Amazon Redshift
24 92 (17.33%) Jenkins
25 86 (16.20%) Linux
26 80 (15.07%) Front Office
26 80 (15.07%) Asset Management
27 75 (14.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
28 73 (13.75%) React
29 69 (12.99%) Fixed Income

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 50 (9.42%) Apache Spark
2 37 (6.97%) Elasticsearch
3 31 (5.84%) Confluence
4 19 (3.58%) Apache
5 6 (1.13%) Apache Solr
6 5 (0.94%) Camunda
6 5 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (0.94%) nginx
7 4 (0.75%) Apache Airflow
8 3 (0.56%) JBoss
8 3 (0.56%) Jupyter
8 3 (0.56%) WordPress
9 2 (0.38%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.19%) CMS
10 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.19%) Tornado
10 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.19%) WildFly
Applications
1 12 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.69%) FINCAD Analytics
2 3 (0.56%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 517 (97.36%) Serverless
2 478 (90.02%) AWS
3 222 (41.81%) Amazon S3
4 158 (29.76%) Amazon EC2
5 126 (23.73%) AWS CloudFormation
6 123 (23.16%) Amazon SQS
7 104 (19.59%) Amazon ECS
8 56 (10.55%) Amazon Kinesis
9 50 (9.42%) Azure
10 49 (9.23%) GitHub
11 47 (8.85%) OpenShift
12 43 (8.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 35 (6.59%) CloudFront
14 31 (5.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 31 (5.84%) Amazon Cognito
15 27 (5.08%) Amazon EMR
16 26 (4.90%) Route 53
17 20 (3.77%) AWS Step Functions
18 19 (3.58%) AWS Fargate
19 18 (3.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.20%) VPN
2 6 (1.13%) HTTP
2 6 (1.13%) Network Security
3 5 (0.94%) Firewall
4 4 (0.75%) Internet
5 3 (0.56%) DSL
6 2 (0.38%) DNS
6 2 (0.38%) IPsec
6 2 (0.38%) SNMP
6 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.19%) FTP
7 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.19%) Skype
7 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (22.03%) Amazon RDS
2 94 (17.70%) Amazon Redshift
3 75 (14.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 51 (9.60%) NoSQL
5 46 (8.66%) PostgreSQL
6 43 (8.10%) MongoDB
7 38 (7.16%) MySQL
8 37 (6.97%) Amazon Athena
9 33 (6.21%) Hadoop
10 30 (5.65%) Data Lake
11 23 (4.33%) Presto
12 21 (3.95%) Amazon Aurora
12 21 (3.95%) Big Data
13 19 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (3.39%) Apache Hive
15 17 (3.20%) Redis
16 16 (3.01%) Relational Database
17 13 (2.45%) Neo4j
18 12 (2.26%) HBase
18 12 (2.26%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 96 (18.08%) Git (software)
2 92 (17.33%) Jenkins
3 48 (9.04%) Artifactory
4 39 (7.34%) JIRA
5 33 (6.21%) RStudio
6 24 (4.52%) CircleCI
7 20 (3.77%) Maven
8 18 (3.39%) Selenium
9 17 (3.20%) Bitbucket
9 17 (3.20%) GitLab
10 16 (3.01%) Jasmine
11 14 (2.64%) Cucumber
12 12 (2.26%) Travis CI
13 11 (2.07%) TeamCity
14 10 (1.88%) Gradle
15 9 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (1.51%) Mockito
16 8 (1.51%) webpack
17 7 (1.32%) Mocha
17 7 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 149 (28.06%) Finance
2 80 (15.07%) Front Office
3 40 (7.53%) Banking
4 15 (2.82%) Retail
5 14 (2.64%) Marketing
6 11 (2.07%) Advertising
7 7 (1.32%) Games
7 7 (1.32%) Law
7 7 (1.32%) Public Sector
8 6 (1.13%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.75%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.75%) Publishing
11 2 (0.38%) Electronics
11 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 225 (42.37%) Developer
2 117 (22.03%) AWS Engineer
3 114 (21.47%) AWS Developer
4 93 (17.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 69 (12.99%) Python Developer
6 60 (11.30%) Architect
7 58 (10.92%) AWS DevOps
8 52 (9.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 48 (9.04%) Senior Developer
10 46 (8.66%) Software Engineer
11 43 (8.10%) Java Developer
12 40 (7.53%) Data Engineer
13 36 (6.78%) Python Engineer
14 35 (6.59%) React Developer
15 33 (6.21%) Node.js Developer
16 32 (6.03%) Cloud Engineer
16 32 (6.03%) Lead Developer
17 29 (5.46%) JavaScript Developer
18 27 (5.08%) Senior Software Engineer
19 24 (4.52%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (23.92%) Node.js
2 121 (22.79%) Web Services
3 73 (13.75%) React
4 66 (12.43%) Kafka
5 47 (8.85%) .NET
6 41 (7.72%) J2EE
7 34 (6.40%) AngularJS
8 28 (5.27%) CSS
9 27 (5.08%) HTML
9 27 (5.08%) Redux
10 24 (4.52%) RESTful
11 23 (4.33%) GraphQL
12 22 (4.14%) Pandas
13 21 (3.95%) J2SE
13 21 (3.95%) NumPy
14 20 (3.77%) SciPy
15 18 (3.39%) REST
16 16 (3.01%) Sass
16 16 (3.01%) Spring Boot
17 15 (2.82%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.99%) Fixed Income
2 56 (10.55%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (6.03%) Derivative
4 18 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.20%) Cloud Native
6 14 (2.64%) Equities
6 14 (2.64%) Hedge funds
7 13 (2.45%) Algorithms
8 10 (1.88%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.88%) Mobile Banking
8 10 (1.88%) Smart Home
9 9 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.69%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.13%) PKI
10 6 (1.13%) Public Cloud
11 5 (0.94%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.56%) Blog
12 3 (0.56%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 86 (16.20%) Linux
2 35 (6.59%) Unix
3 31 (5.84%) Windows
4 12 (2.26%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.51%) Debian
6 7 (1.32%) Android
7 6 (1.13%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.94%) CoreOS
8 5 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (0.94%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.38%) CentOS
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (41.43%) DevOps
2 217 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (28.81%) Microservices
4 140 (26.37%) Software Engineering
5 80 (15.07%) Asset Management
6 59 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (11.11%) TDD
7 50 (9.42%) Computer Science
8 48 (9.04%) Decision-Making
9 45 (8.47%) Scrum
10 43 (8.10%) Open Source
11 41 (7.72%) Analytics
12 39 (7.34%) ETL
13 38 (7.16%) Machine Learning
14 36 (6.78%) Infrastructure as Code
15 34 (6.40%) OO
16 33 (6.21%) Data Science
17 31 (5.84%) Artificial Intelligence
17 31 (5.84%) Continuous Delivery
18 30 (5.65%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 274 (51.60%) Python
2 216 (40.68%) Java
3 110 (20.72%) JavaScript
4 63 (11.86%) R
5 56 (10.55%) SQL
6 52 (9.79%) C#
7 38 (7.16%) Ruby
8 32 (6.03%) Scala
9 30 (5.65%) C++
10 27 (5.08%) Go
10 27 (5.08%) TypeScript
11 25 (4.71%) Bash Shell
12 24 (4.52%) Java 8
13 17 (3.20%) ES6
14 15 (2.82%) PHP
15 12 (2.26%) VBA
16 11 (2.07%) Groovy
17 10 (1.88%) Kotlin
17 10 (1.88%) PowerShell
18 9 (1.69%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 53 (9.98%) AWS Certification
2 34 (6.40%) Security Cleared
3 27 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 22 (4.14%) Degree
5 12 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.32%) CISM
6 7 (1.32%) CISSP
7 6 (1.13%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (0.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (0.56%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.38%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.38%) ISEB
11 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.51%) QA
2 7 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 173 (32.58%) Docker
2 12 (2.26%) HDFS
3 3 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.38%) BusyBox
4 2 (0.38%) LXC
4 2 (0.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 152 (28.63%) Terraform
2 138 (25.99%) Kubernetes
3 53 (9.98%) Ansible
4 24 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (4.33%) Puppet
6 19 (3.58%) Packer
7 16 (3.01%) Prometheus
8 11 (2.07%) Grafana
9 7 (1.32%) Kibana
9 7 (1.32%) Nagios
9 7 (1.32%) Rancher
9 7 (1.32%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (1.13%) Docker Swarm
10 6 (1.13%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.75%) Consul
12 3 (0.56%) Fluentd
12 3 (0.56%) Graphite
12 3 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.38%) Istio
Vendors
1 24 (4.52%) Splunk
2 18 (3.39%) Google
3 15 (2.82%) Informatica
4 13 (2.45%) IBM
5 12 (2.26%) Oracle
5 12 (2.26%) SAP
6 11 (2.07%) IBM Sterling
6 11 (2.07%) Teradata
7 9 (1.69%) Bloomberg
8 8 (1.51%) Microsoft
9 7 (1.32%) SaltStack
10 6 (1.13%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.13%) Facebook
10 6 (1.13%) Ping Identity
10 6 (1.13%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.94%) MuleSoft
12 4 (0.75%) Mercator
13 3 (0.56%) Tableau
14 2 (0.38%) SolarWinds
14 2 (0.38%) Vertica