Period
to

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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 155 98 151
Rank change year-on-year -57 +53 +19
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 741 750 320
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.87% 2.71% 1.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.93% 6.96% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 606 292
10th Percentile £438 £431 £438
25th Percentile £501 £488 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £525 £568
Median % change year-on-year +19.05% -7.49% +3.18%
75th Percentile £738 £660 £700
90th Percentile £800 £713 £750
England median daily rate £600 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £58.25 - -
Median hourly rate £61.50 - -
75th Percentile £64.75 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £75.00 - £45.00
% change year-on-year - - +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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 15,027 10,773 6,035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.94% 38.91% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,261 7,848 4,542
10th Percentile £399 £369 £350
25th Percentile £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £530 £525
Median % change year-on-year +8.49% +0.95% -
75th Percentile £688 £638 £625
90th Percentile £775 £700 £713
England median daily rate £550 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 51 34
10th Percentile £19.97 £14.75 £13.60
25th Percentile £26.25 £21.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.85 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +29.38% +31.40% +16.28%
75th Percentile £67.97 £51.63 £47.94
90th Percentile £82.75 £65.00 £61.18
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.24% +5.25% -4.76%

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 3 July 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
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 3 July 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 +36 112 £650 +23.81% 31
South London -8 12 £450 -28.00%
West London -10 5 £663 +25.00% 4
East London - 1 £575 - 8
North London - 1 £650 - 3
AWS Lambda
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 724 (97.71%) Serverless
2 694 (93.66%) AWS
3 313 (42.24%) DevOps
4 306 (41.30%) Agile
5 300 (40.49%) Python
6 273 (36.84%) CI/CD
7 259 (34.95%) Microservices
8 250 (33.74%) Terraform
9 228 (30.77%) Amazon S3
10 225 (30.36%) Software Engineering
11 211 (28.48%) Java
12 207 (27.94%) React
13 198 (26.72%) Amazon EC2
14 197 (26.59%) Kubernetes
15 196 (26.45%) JavaScript
16 185 (24.97%) Node.js
17 180 (24.29%) Docker
18 169 (22.81%) DynamoDB
19 162 (21.86%) Finance
20 155 (20.92%) AWS CloudFormation
21 144 (19.43%) TypeScript
22 140 (18.89%) Full Stack Development
23 138 (18.62%) Infrastructure as Code
24 134 (18.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
25 118 (15.92%) Amazon RDS
26 114 (15.38%) Kafka
27 99 (13.36%) Jenkins
28 97 (13.09%) SQL
29 95 (12.82%) Amazon ECS
29 95 (12.82%) Social Skills

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 34 (4.59%) Apache
1 34 (4.59%) Apache Spark
2 22 (2.97%) Apache Airflow
3 16 (2.16%) nginx
4 13 (1.75%) Confluence
5 12 (1.62%) Apache Solr
6 9 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (1.21%) Camunda
7 6 (0.81%) IIS
8 5 (0.67%) Ethereum
9 4 (0.54%) CMS
10 1 (0.13%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.13%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.13%) Documentum
10 1 (0.13%) FileNet
10 1 (0.13%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.13%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.27%) Cloudability
2 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 724 (97.71%) Serverless
2 694 (93.66%) AWS
3 228 (30.77%) Amazon S3
4 198 (26.72%) Amazon EC2
5 155 (20.92%) AWS CloudFormation
6 134 (18.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 95 (12.82%) Amazon ECS
8 94 (12.69%) Amazon SQS
8 94 (12.69%) Azure
8 94 (12.69%) GitHub
9 90 (12.15%) Amazon Kinesis
10 70 (9.45%) AWS Fargate
11 65 (8.77%) AWS Step Functions
12 61 (8.23%) Amazon Cognito
13 53 (7.15%) Amazon EKS
13 53 (7.15%) GCP
14 50 (6.75%) Amazon SageMaker
14 50 (6.75%) AWS CloudTrail
15 49 (6.61%) Route 53
16 47 (6.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.97%) DNS
2 12 (1.62%) Firewall
3 8 (1.08%) HTTPS
4 7 (0.94%) HTTP
4 7 (0.94%) tcpdump
5 4 (0.54%) VPN
6 3 (0.40%) Internet
7 2 (0.27%) DHCP
7 2 (0.27%) IPsec
7 2 (0.27%) SSL
7 2 (0.27%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.13%) AMQP
8 1 (0.13%) CTI
8 1 (0.13%) FTP
8 1 (0.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (22.81%) DynamoDB
2 118 (15.92%) Amazon RDS
3 60 (8.10%) NoSQL
4 53 (7.15%) Amazon Redshift
5 49 (6.61%) Amazon Athena
6 48 (6.48%) MongoDB
7 45 (6.07%) Big Data
8 41 (5.53%) Data Lake
9 39 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (4.86%) Relational Database
11 34 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
12 29 (3.91%) RDBMS
13 25 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
14 18 (2.43%) Azure SQL Database
15 16 (2.16%) Amazon Aurora
16 15 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
17 13 (1.75%) MySQL
17 13 (1.75%) SQL Server
18 12 (1.62%) GIS
19 11 (1.48%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 99 (13.36%) Jenkins
2 81 (10.93%) Git (software)
3 47 (6.34%) GitLab
4 38 (5.13%) JIRA
5 30 (4.05%) kappa
6 25 (3.37%) Artifactory
7 23 (3.10%) Cypress.io
8 19 (2.56%) PowerDesigner
9 18 (2.43%) Bitbucket
10 14 (1.89%) JUnit
11 13 (1.75%) CircleCI
12 12 (1.62%) Mockito
13 9 (1.21%) Gerrit
14 8 (1.08%) Gradle
14 8 (1.08%) Locust
15 7 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (0.94%) ER Studio
15 7 (0.94%) webpack
16 6 (0.81%) Babel
16 6 (0.81%) Cucumber
General
1 162 (21.86%) Finance
2 95 (12.82%) Social Skills
3 48 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (4.86%) Banking
5 28 (3.78%) Front Office
6 21 (2.83%) Public Sector
7 16 (2.16%) Legal
8 14 (1.89%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.21%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.21%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.08%) General Ledger
10 8 (1.08%) Law
11 7 (0.94%) Influencing Skills
12 6 (0.81%) Presentation Skills
13 5 (0.67%) Retail
14 4 (0.54%) Documentation Skills
15 3 (0.40%) Advertising
15 3 (0.40%) Publishing
16 2 (0.27%) Billing
16 2 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 236 (31.85%) AWS Engineer
1 236 (31.85%) Developer
2 132 (17.81%) Software Engineer
3 106 (14.30%) DevOps Engineer
4 101 (13.63%) AWS Developer
5 94 (12.69%) Architect
6 91 (12.28%) AWS Software Engineer
7 90 (12.15%) AWS DevOps
8 81 (10.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 61 (8.23%) Java Developer
10 47 (6.34%) Python Developer
11 46 (6.21%) React Developer
12 44 (5.94%) AWS Architect
12 44 (5.94%) Data Engineer
12 44 (5.94%) Full Stack Developer
13 39 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
14 35 (4.72%) Python Engineer
14 35 (4.72%) Senior Software Engineer
15 34 (4.59%) Java Engineer
16 33 (4.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (27.94%) React
2 185 (24.97%) Node.js
3 114 (15.38%) Kafka
4 73 (9.85%) .NET
5 61 (8.23%) GraphQL
5 61 (8.23%) REST
6 48 (6.48%) AngularJS
7 38 (5.13%) PySpark
8 37 (4.99%) Spring Boot
9 36 (4.86%) HTML
10 35 (4.72%) CSS
10 35 (4.72%) Vue.js
11 33 (4.45%) Spring
12 27 (3.64%) Jest
12 27 (3.64%) JSON
13 26 (3.51%) RESTful
14 24 (3.24%) Serverless Framework
15 23 (3.10%) Pandas
16 21 (2.83%) Elastic Stack
17 19 (2.56%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 88 (11.88%) Greenfield Project
2 69 (9.31%) Cloud Native
3 44 (5.94%) Hedge funds
4 31 (4.18%) Algorithms
5 29 (3.91%) Data Structures
6 25 (3.37%) iPad
6 25 (3.37%) Virtual Team
7 17 (2.29%) Linux Command Line
8 15 (2.02%) Public Cloud
9 13 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
9 13 (1.75%) Legacy Systems
10 11 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
10 11 (1.48%) Derivative
11 10 (1.35%) Fixed Income
12 9 (1.21%) Equities
13 8 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (1.08%) Reference Data
14 7 (0.94%) Blockchain
14 7 (0.94%) Credit Risk
14 7 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 71 (9.58%) Linux
2 39 (5.26%) Windows
3 14 (1.89%) Unix
4 5 (0.67%) Ubuntu
5 4 (0.54%) CentOS
6 3 (0.40%) Android
6 3 (0.40%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.27%) Alpine Linux
7 2 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (42.24%) DevOps
2 306 (41.30%) Agile
3 273 (36.84%) CI/CD
4 259 (34.95%) Microservices
5 225 (30.36%) Software Engineering
6 140 (18.89%) Full Stack Development
7 138 (18.62%) Infrastructure as Code
8 87 (11.74%) Event-Driven
9 83 (11.20%) Test Automation
10 77 (10.39%) TDD
11 60 (8.10%) Data Modelling
12 54 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
13 50 (6.75%) Asset Management
14 49 (6.61%) SDLC
15 48 (6.48%) Fintech
16 47 (6.34%) E-Commerce
17 43 (5.80%) Investment Management
18 42 (5.67%) Continuous Delivery
18 42 (5.67%) Data Architecture
19 41 (5.53%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 300 (40.49%) Python
2 211 (28.48%) Java
3 196 (26.45%) JavaScript
4 144 (19.43%) TypeScript
5 97 (13.09%) SQL
6 59 (7.96%) Bash
7 51 (6.88%) Go
8 43 (5.80%) C#
9 39 (5.26%) Ruby
10 34 (4.59%) Scala
11 28 (3.78%) PowerShell
12 27 (3.64%) ES6
13 21 (2.83%) PHP
14 16 (2.16%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.89%) C++
16 12 (1.62%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.21%) Groovy
18 8 (1.08%) C
18 8 (1.08%) Rust
19 7 (0.94%) R
Qualifications
1 61 (8.23%) Security Cleared
2 59 (7.96%) SC Cleared
3 25 (3.37%) AWS Certification
4 9 (1.21%) Degree
5 4 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.40%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.40%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.27%) CCA
7 2 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.13%) CISSP
8 1 (0.13%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.13%) CSSLP
8 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.13%) OCP
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.51%) QA
2 12 (1.62%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.48%) GDPR
4 2 (0.27%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 180 (24.29%) Docker
2 3 (0.40%) Squid
2 3 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.27%) Snort
4 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.13%) OpenDJ
4 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 250 (33.74%) Terraform
2 197 (26.59%) Kubernetes
3 49 (6.61%) Ansible
4 20 (2.70%) Grafana
5 14 (1.89%) Kibana
6 9 (1.21%) Puppet
7 8 (1.08%) Packer
8 7 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.40%) Istio
9 3 (0.40%) Nagios
9 3 (0.40%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.40%) Rancher
9 3 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.27%) Consul
10 2 (0.27%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.27%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.27%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.13%) logstash
11 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (3.10%) BiZZdesign
1 23 (3.10%) Oracle
2 21 (2.83%) Microsoft
3 19 (2.56%) Splunk
4 18 (2.43%) Databricks
5 10 (1.35%) MuleSoft
6 9 (1.21%) ESRI
7 8 (1.08%) Bloomberg
7 8 (1.08%) Confluent
7 8 (1.08%) Google
7 8 (1.08%) IBM
7 8 (1.08%) New Relic
7 8 (1.08%) SAP
8 5 (0.67%) VMware
9 4 (0.54%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.54%) Informatica
10 3 (0.40%) CA
10 3 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.40%) SaltStack
10 3 (0.40%) ServiceNow