Period
to 24 July 2021

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 24 July 2021 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
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 96 144 164
Rank change year-on-year +48 +20 +146
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 808 316 727
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.71% 1.95% 1.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.14% 5.79% 5.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 290 452
10th Percentile £425 £438 £454
25th Percentile £488 £500 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% - -
75th Percentile £650 £713 £638
90th Percentile £713 £750 £688
England median daily rate £525 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
England median hourly rate - - £10.50

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 11,312 5,456 13,088
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.99% 33.61% 32.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,239 4,118 9,574
10th Percentile £375 £350 £350
25th Percentile £456 £431 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £638 £625 £608
90th Percentile £713 £713 £684
England median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 32 84
10th Percentile £14.40 £15.25 £13.61
25th Percentile £20.00 £21.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate £29.00 £26.47 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +9.56% +26.05% -6.67%
75th Percentile £59.88 £48.50 £27.69
90th Percentile £68.14 £61.23 £52.35
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%

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 24 July 2021.

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 24 July 2021. 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 -9 50 £525 -4.55% 47
West London - 8 £538 - 13
South London +17 6 £463 -7.50% 1
AWS Lambda
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, 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.

1 783 (96.91%) Serverless
2 779 (96.41%) AWS
3 433 (53.59%) Agile Software Development
4 370 (45.79%) Amazon S3
5 356 (44.06%) JavaScript
6 343 (42.45%) React
7 330 (40.84%) Node.js
8 327 (40.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 322 (39.85%) Kubernetes
10 315 (38.99%) Software Engineering
11 313 (38.74%) Docker
12 295 (36.51%) TypeScript
13 293 (36.26%) Terraform
14 290 (35.89%) Python
15 275 (34.03%) Amazon SQS
16 269 (33.29%) Finance
17 232 (28.71%) Web Services
18 211 (26.11%) Amazon RDS
19 210 (25.99%) Front Office
19 210 (25.99%) Asset Management
19 210 (25.99%) AWS Step Functions
20 187 (23.14%) Microservices
21 177 (21.91%) Investment Management
22 176 (21.78%) DevOps
23 175 (21.66%) Material-UI
24 165 (20.42%) SQL
25 162 (20.05%) Java
26 152 (18.81%) Amazon EC2
27 129 (15.97%) Azure
28 120 (14.85%) AWS CloudFormation

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 38 (4.70%) BizTalk Server
2 23 (2.85%) Confluence
3 22 (2.72%) Apache Airflow
4 21 (2.60%) Apache Spark
5 18 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (1.86%) Apache
7 11 (1.36%) nginx
8 6 (0.74%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.50%) CMS
10 3 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.25%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.25%) Camunda
11 2 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.25%) Luigi
11 2 (0.25%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.12%) IIS
12 1 (0.12%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.12%) Traefik
Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.12%) Figma
2 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 783 (96.91%) Serverless
2 779 (96.41%) AWS
3 370 (45.79%) Amazon S3
4 275 (34.03%) Amazon SQS
5 210 (25.99%) AWS Step Functions
6 152 (18.81%) Amazon EC2
7 129 (15.97%) Azure
8 120 (14.85%) AWS CloudFormation
9 80 (9.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 80 (9.90%) Amazon ECS
10 65 (8.04%) Amazon EKS
11 52 (6.44%) Route 53
12 51 (6.31%) GCP
13 48 (5.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 47 (5.82%) Azure Functions
15 42 (5.20%) Azure Logic Apps
15 42 (5.20%) GitHub
16 40 (4.95%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 40 (4.95%) Azure Storage
17 38 (4.70%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.23%) DNS
2 10 (1.24%) AMQP
3 9 (1.11%) HTTP
4 6 (0.74%) VPN
5 4 (0.50%) 5G
5 4 (0.50%) DHCP
5 4 (0.50%) Internet
5 4 (0.50%) VoIP
6 3 (0.37%) DSL
7 2 (0.25%) 4G
7 2 (0.25%) Broadband
7 2 (0.25%) Firewall
7 2 (0.25%) MQTT
7 2 (0.25%) Wireless
8 1 (0.12%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.12%) Network Security
8 1 (0.12%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (40.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 211 (26.11%) Amazon RDS
3 83 (10.27%) MongoDB
4 50 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
5 46 (5.69%) Big Data
6 40 (4.95%) Data Lake
7 39 (4.83%) Azure SQL Database
8 33 (4.08%) Amazon Athena
9 30 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
10 29 (3.59%) MySQL
11 27 (3.34%) NoSQL
12 26 (3.22%) Hadoop
13 25 (3.09%) SQL Server
14 22 (2.72%) Amazon Redshift
15 18 (2.23%) Metadata
16 17 (2.10%) Relational Database
17 16 (1.98%) DB2
18 13 (1.61%) Tableau
19 11 (1.36%) Redis
20 10 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 79 (9.78%) Git (software)
2 75 (9.28%) Jenkins
3 42 (5.20%) JIRA
4 27 (3.34%) webpack
5 26 (3.22%) Bitbucket
5 26 (3.22%) Maven
6 25 (3.09%) Mocha
7 20 (2.48%) JUnit
8 19 (2.35%) Cypress.io
8 19 (2.35%) GitLab
9 16 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 16 (1.98%) kappa
10 15 (1.86%) Gradle
10 15 (1.86%) Mockito
11 14 (1.73%) PowerDesigner
12 13 (1.61%) Ant
13 12 (1.49%) EasyMock
13 12 (1.49%) TestNG
14 11 (1.36%) Selenium
15 8 (0.99%) JMeter
General
1 269 (33.29%) Finance
2 210 (25.99%) Front Office
3 89 (11.01%) Social Skills
4 19 (2.35%) Public Sector
5 15 (1.86%) Retail
6 10 (1.24%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (1.24%) Presentation Skills
7 8 (0.99%) Banking
8 7 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.74%) Law
9 6 (0.74%) Legal
10 5 (0.62%) Influencing Skills
10 5 (0.62%) Marketing
10 5 (0.62%) Publishing
11 3 (0.37%) Advertising
11 3 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.37%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.37%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.25%) Electronics
12 2 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 426 (52.72%) Developer
2 199 (24.63%) AWS Developer
3 163 (20.17%) React Developer
4 144 (17.82%) AWS Engineer
5 121 (14.98%) Software Engineer
6 114 (14.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 111 (13.74%) JavaScript Developer
8 103 (12.75%) Node.js Developer
9 75 (9.28%) Python Engineer
10 69 (8.54%) Architect
11 67 (8.29%) DevOps Engineer
12 62 (7.67%) Python Developer
13 61 (7.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 61 (7.55%) Java Developer
14 52 (6.44%) JavaScript Engineer
15 49 (6.06%) Senior Developer
16 47 (5.82%) Python Software Engineer
17 46 (5.69%) Data Engineer
18 42 (5.20%) AWS DevOps
19 38 (4.70%) AWS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 343 (42.45%) React
2 330 (40.84%) Node.js
3 232 (28.71%) Web Services
4 175 (21.66%) Material-UI
5 79 (9.78%) GraphQL
6 65 (8.04%) .NET
7 62 (7.67%) AngularJS
8 58 (7.18%) REST
9 50 (6.19%) CSS
10 47 (5.82%) RESTful
11 34 (4.21%) Vue.js
12 33 (4.08%) .NET Core
13 31 (3.84%) HTML
14 30 (3.71%) JSON
14 30 (3.71%) Kafka
15 29 (3.59%) Express
16 26 (3.22%) Flask
16 26 (3.22%) RabbitMQ
17 25 (3.09%) gRPC
17 25 (3.09%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.30%) Cloud Native
2 35 (4.33%) Derivative
3 33 (4.08%) Equities
3 33 (4.08%) Fixed Income
4 32 (3.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 31 (3.84%) Legacy Systems
6 28 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (2.72%) Data Structures
8 13 (1.61%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.36%) Virtual Team
10 10 (1.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 10 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (1.11%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.11%) Public Cloud
11 9 (1.11%) User Experience
12 8 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
14 5 (0.62%) Data Centre
14 5 (0.62%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 81 (10.02%) Linux
2 76 (9.41%) Windows
3 11 (1.36%) CentOS
3 11 (1.36%) Ubuntu
4 9 (1.11%) Unix
5 6 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.62%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.50%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.25%) Android
9 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (53.59%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (38.99%) Software Engineering
3 210 (25.99%) Asset Management
4 187 (23.14%) Microservices
5 177 (21.91%) Investment Management
6 176 (21.78%) DevOps
7 76 (9.41%) SDLC
8 57 (7.05%) Data Engineering
9 50 (6.19%) Test Automation
10 44 (5.45%) Infrastructure as Code
11 39 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 38 (4.70%) Data Development
12 38 (4.70%) Scrum
13 36 (4.46%) Data Modelling
14 35 (4.33%) Mentoring
15 33 (4.08%) Analytics
15 33 (4.08%) Continuous Delivery
16 32 (3.96%) TDD
17 30 (3.71%) Continuous Integration
17 30 (3.71%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 356 (44.06%) JavaScript
2 295 (36.51%) TypeScript
3 290 (35.89%) Python
4 165 (20.42%) SQL
5 162 (20.05%) Java
6 55 (6.81%) C#
7 49 (6.06%) Go
8 45 (5.57%) C++
9 42 (5.20%) PL/SQL
10 38 (4.70%) T-SQL
11 37 (4.58%) Java 8
11 37 (4.58%) Kotlin
12 27 (3.34%) PowerShell
13 25 (3.09%) Bash Shell
14 22 (2.72%) Java 11
15 18 (2.23%) ES6
16 14 (1.73%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.49%) Scala
18 9 (1.11%) Ruby
19 4 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (6.68%) Security Cleared
2 51 (6.31%) AWS Certification
3 49 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.10%) Degree
5 4 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.25%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.96%) QA
2 28 (3.47%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.61%) GRC
4 8 (0.99%) Accessibility
5 3 (0.37%) NIST
5 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.25%) COBIT
6 2 (0.25%) GDPR
6 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 313 (38.74%) Docker
2 16 (1.98%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 322 (39.85%) Kubernetes
2 293 (36.26%) Terraform
3 60 (7.43%) Ansible
4 23 (2.85%) Puppet
5 22 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.11%) Packer
7 4 (0.50%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.37%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 3 (0.37%) Nagios
8 3 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.25%) Control-M
9 2 (0.25%) Grafana
10 1 (0.12%) Consul
10 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.12%) Mesos
10 1 (0.12%) Oozie
10 1 (0.12%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 63 (7.80%) Oracle
2 43 (5.32%) MuleSoft
3 23 (2.85%) Microsoft
4 18 (2.23%) Databricks
5 16 (1.98%) Alibaba
6 14 (1.73%) BiZZdesign
7 13 (1.61%) Google
7 13 (1.61%) VMware
8 12 (1.49%) New Relic
8 12 (1.49%) SolarWinds
9 11 (1.36%) Cloudera
10 10 (1.24%) CA
11 8 (0.99%) Informatica
11 8 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.87%) WorldPay
13 6 (0.74%) Hortonworks
13 6 (0.74%) Splunk
14 4 (0.50%) Adobe
15 3 (0.37%) Netezza
15 3 (0.37%) SAP