Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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.

Amazon AWS Lambda
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 160 301 498
Rank change year-on-year +141 +197 +67
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 718 391 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.77% 0.85% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.51% 3.38% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 277 89
London median daily rate £563 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £458 £438 £375
90th Percentile £688 £675 £628
England median daily rate £550 £538 £450
% change year-on-year +2.19% +19.60% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
London median hourly rate - £70.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £70.00 -
% change year-on-year -50.00% - -

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 13,020 11,570 7,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 32.03% 25.11% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,408 8,503 5,152
London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £500 £475 £455
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 89 61
London median hourly rate £24.50 £22.95 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.75% +6.74% -5.49%
10th Percentile £14.35 £14.83 £12.88
90th Percentile £70.00 £91.15 £107.50
England median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +10.53%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +84 147 £575 +4.55% 89
West London +47 33 £525 +9.38% 13
East London +14 16 £563 +18.42% 10
South London +19 11 £850 +57.41% 1
North London - 3 £525 - 2
AWS Lambda
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 701 (97.63%) Serverless
2 693 (96.52%) Amazon AWS
3 390 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
4 378 (52.65%) Amazon S3
5 362 (50.42%) Java
6 348 (48.47%) DevOps
7 315 (43.87%) Amazon EC2
8 312 (43.45%) Python
9 303 (42.20%) Terraform
10 301 (41.92%) Docker
11 278 (38.72%) Finance
12 261 (36.35%) Amazon RDS
13 236 (32.87%) Web Services
14 217 (30.22%) Amazon SQS
15 215 (29.94%) Kubernetes
16 204 (28.41%) Amazon ECS
17 200 (27.86%) Node.js
18 190 (26.46%) Software Engineering
19 188 (26.18%) Microservices
20 177 (24.65%) Jenkins
21 176 (24.51%) JavaScript
22 173 (24.09%) AWS CloudFormation
23 172 (23.96%) Amazon Redshift
24 163 (22.70%) Asset Management
25 148 (20.61%) Artifactory
26 146 (20.33%) Linux
27 137 (19.08%) J2EE
28 134 (18.66%) Git (software)
29 132 (18.38%) Ansible
29 132 (18.38%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 75 (10.45%) Apache Spark
2 60 (8.36%) Elasticsearch
3 59 (8.22%) Confluence
4 53 (7.38%) Apache
5 18 (2.51%) Apache Airflow
6 17 (2.37%) Apache Solr
7 11 (1.53%) nginx
8 10 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
9 8 (1.11%) IIS
9 8 (1.11%) Luigi
10 5 (0.70%) WildFly
11 4 (0.56%) Jupyter
12 3 (0.42%) WordPress
13 2 (0.28%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.28%) CMS
14 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.14%) Drupal
14 1 (0.14%) Gunicorn
14 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (0.84%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.28%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 701 (97.63%) Serverless
2 693 (96.52%) Amazon AWS
3 378 (52.65%) Amazon S3
4 315 (43.87%) Amazon EC2
5 217 (30.22%) Amazon SQS
6 204 (28.41%) Amazon ECS
7 173 (24.09%) AWS CloudFormation
8 114 (15.88%) OpenShift
9 106 (14.76%) Amazon Kinesis
10 89 (12.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 88 (12.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 83 (11.56%) CloudFront
13 73 (10.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 62 (8.64%) GitHub
15 60 (8.36%) Route 53
16 56 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
17 45 (6.27%) Amazon EMR
18 30 (4.18%) Google Cloud Platform
18 30 (4.18%) SaaS
19 25 (3.48%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.23%) VPN
2 14 (1.95%) Firewall
3 11 (1.53%) DNS
4 8 (1.11%) HTTP
5 5 (0.70%) WAN
6 4 (0.56%) DHCP
6 4 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.56%) Network Security
6 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.42%) DMZ
7 3 (0.42%) FTP
7 3 (0.42%) IPsec
7 3 (0.42%) SSL
8 2 (0.28%) Internet
8 2 (0.28%) LAN
8 2 (0.28%) Wireless
9 1 (0.14%) DSL
9 1 (0.14%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.14%) ISDN
9 1 (0.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (36.35%) Amazon RDS
2 172 (23.96%) Amazon Redshift
3 132 (18.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 83 (11.56%) NoSQL
5 70 (9.75%) MySQL
6 56 (7.80%) PostgreSQL
7 55 (7.66%) Big Data
8 51 (7.10%) Amazon Athena
9 47 (6.55%) MongoDB
10 42 (5.85%) Relational Database
11 39 (5.43%) Hadoop
12 31 (4.32%) SQL Server
13 24 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (3.34%) RDBMS
14 23 (3.20%) Data Lake
15 18 (2.51%) Apache Hive
16 17 (2.37%) Redis
17 14 (1.95%) Amazon Aurora
17 14 (1.95%) Neo4j
18 11 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 177 (24.65%) Jenkins
2 148 (20.61%) Artifactory
3 134 (18.66%) Git (software)
4 78 (10.86%) GitLab
5 75 (10.45%) RStudio
6 72 (10.03%) JIRA
7 36 (5.01%) Bitbucket
8 30 (4.18%) Selenium
9 29 (4.04%) Travis CI
10 27 (3.76%) Maven
11 20 (2.79%) Cucumber
11 20 (2.79%) Subversion
12 17 (2.37%) TeamCity
13 15 (2.09%) CircleCI
14 14 (1.95%) Mocha
14 14 (1.95%) Mockito
14 14 (1.95%) webpack
15 13 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 13 (1.81%) EasyMock
16 9 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 278 (38.72%) Finance
2 81 (11.28%) Front Office
3 58 (8.08%) Banking
4 26 (3.62%) Retail
5 14 (1.95%) Marketing
6 13 (1.81%) Advertising
7 11 (1.53%) Law
8 8 (1.11%) Games
9 7 (0.97%) Publishing
10 5 (0.70%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.70%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.56%) Legal
12 2 (0.28%) Automotive
12 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 343 (47.77%) Developer
2 242 (33.70%) AWS Engineer
3 202 (28.13%) AWS Developer
4 128 (17.83%) DevOps Engineer
5 108 (15.04%) AWS DevOps
6 99 (13.79%) Senior Developer
7 93 (12.95%) Java Developer
8 90 (12.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 69 (9.61%) JavaScript Developer
10 66 (9.19%) Python Developer
11 60 (8.36%) JavaScript Engineer
12 59 (8.22%) Angular Developer
13 57 (7.94%) Data Engineer
14 52 (7.24%) React Developer
15 47 (6.55%) Node.js Developer
16 46 (6.41%) Architect
16 46 (6.41%) Cloud Engineer
16 46 (6.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 46 (6.41%) Java Software Developer
17 44 (6.13%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (32.87%) Web Services
2 200 (27.86%) Node.js
3 137 (19.08%) J2EE
4 100 (13.93%) React
5 97 (13.51%) Kafka
6 91 (12.67%) AngularJS
7 62 (8.64%) CSS
8 53 (7.38%) HTML
9 51 (7.10%) J2SE
10 45 (6.27%) Spring Boot
11 43 (5.99%) Spring
12 38 (5.29%) Express
12 38 (5.29%) RESTful
13 36 (5.01%) Vue.js
14 35 (4.87%) Redux
15 32 (4.46%) .NET
16 29 (4.04%) GraphQL
17 24 (3.34%) Jest
17 24 (3.34%) Sass
18 23 (3.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 77 (10.72%) Fixed Income
2 39 (5.43%) Greenfield Project
3 35 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (4.74%) Cloud Native
5 24 (3.34%) Mobile Banking
6 22 (3.06%) PKI
7 20 (2.79%) User Experience
8 14 (1.95%) Linux Command Line
9 12 (1.67%) Analytical Mindset
10 10 (1.39%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (0.97%) Data Centre
11 7 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.97%) Music Streaming
11 7 (0.97%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.42%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.28%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.28%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.28%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 146 (20.33%) Linux
2 51 (7.10%) Unix
3 48 (6.69%) Windows
4 15 (2.09%) Ubuntu
5 12 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.53%) Android
7 9 (1.25%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.56%) CentOS
9 3 (0.42%) Debian
9 3 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.14%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
2 348 (48.47%) DevOps
3 190 (26.46%) Software Engineering
4 188 (26.18%) Microservices
5 163 (22.70%) Asset Management
6 109 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
7 95 (13.23%) Scrum
8 92 (12.81%) TDD
9 89 (12.40%) Decision-Making
10 82 (11.42%) Open Source
11 70 (9.75%) Fintech
12 65 (9.05%) Front End Development
13 62 (8.64%) Deployment Automation
14 53 (7.38%) Release Management
15 52 (7.24%) BDD
15 52 (7.24%) Configuration Management
15 52 (7.24%) Machine Learning
15 52 (7.24%) Problem-Solving
16 49 (6.82%) Analytics
17 48 (6.69%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 362 (50.42%) Java
2 312 (43.45%) Python
3 176 (24.51%) JavaScript
4 66 (9.19%) SQL
5 56 (7.80%) TypeScript
6 52 (7.24%) Bash Shell
7 48 (6.69%) Java 8
8 46 (6.41%) ES6
9 37 (5.15%) Scala
10 25 (3.48%) C#
10 25 (3.48%) PowerShell
11 24 (3.34%) Ruby
12 23 (3.20%) Go
13 12 (1.67%) PHP
13 12 (1.67%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.11%) Kotlin
14 8 (1.11%) R
15 7 (0.97%) Apple Swift
15 7 (0.97%) Groovy
16 5 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 102 (14.21%) AWS Certification
2 16 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (1.81%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.67%) Degree
4 12 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.70%) CISM
5 5 (0.70%) CISSP
5 5 (0.70%) TOGAF Certification
6 4 (0.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.28%) CCNP
8 2 (0.28%) PhD
9 1 (0.14%) CCNA
9 1 (0.14%) MCSE
9 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.09%) QA
2 5 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.56%) PSD2
4 2 (0.28%) SLA
5 1 (0.14%) COBIT
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 301 (41.92%) Docker
2 8 (1.11%) HDFS
3 4 (0.56%) Varnish
4 3 (0.42%) Snort
4 3 (0.42%) Squid
5 2 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 303 (42.20%) Terraform
2 215 (29.94%) Kubernetes
3 132 (18.38%) Ansible
4 37 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (3.76%) Puppet
6 13 (1.81%) Packer
7 11 (1.53%) Kibana
8 9 (1.25%) logstash
9 8 (1.11%) Graphite
10 7 (0.97%) Grafana
10 7 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (0.84%) Nagios
12 5 (0.70%) Istio
13 4 (0.56%) Consul
13 4 (0.56%) Marathon
13 4 (0.56%) Mesos
14 3 (0.42%) FortiGate
14 3 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
14 3 (0.42%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.42%) linkerd
Vendors
1 39 (5.43%) Atlassian
2 32 (4.46%) Splunk
3 30 (4.18%) Google
4 28 (3.90%) IBM
4 28 (3.90%) Informatica
5 26 (3.62%) IBM Sterling
5 26 (3.62%) SAP
6 18 (2.51%) Microsoft
6 18 (2.51%) MuleSoft
7 8 (1.11%) Ping Identity
8 6 (0.84%) Oracle
8 6 (0.84%) Red Hat
8 6 (0.84%) Teradata
9 5 (0.70%) Rackspace
9 5 (0.70%) Tableau
10 3 (0.42%) Dynatrace
10 3 (0.42%) ForgeRock
10 3 (0.42%) Interwoven
11 2 (0.28%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.28%) MicroStrategy