Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 June 2018 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 195 229
Rank change year-on-year 0 +34 -
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 23 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.39% 0.16% 0.039%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.38% 1.46% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 0
North West median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
England median daily rate £538 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +19.44% -10.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 - -

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 the North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 967 617 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.54% 11.27% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 416 320
North West median daily rate £438 £425 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.58% +2.65%
10th Percentile £275 £225 £305
90th Percentile £600 £588 £563
England median daily rate £484 £458 £450
% change year-on-year +5.68% +1.78% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 18 13
North West median hourly rate £15.00 £20.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.74% +39.31% -35.56%
10th Percentile £12.50 £9.78 £12.50
90th Percentile £53.50 £65.68 £37.50
England median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - -2.54% -13.36%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing AWS Lambda as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in the North West

AWS Lambda
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS Lambda in the North West

AWS Lambda
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Lambda in the North West over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS Lambda in the North West

AWS Lambda
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. 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
Manchester -8 17 £463 +2.78% 2
Merseyside +21 2 £850 -
Cheshire -8 2 £630 -
AWS Lambda
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 23 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (100.00%) Serverless
2 16 (69.57%) DevOps
3 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (56.52%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (47.83%) Java
5 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
6 10 (43.48%) Node.js
6 10 (43.48%) Docker
7 9 (39.13%) TDD
8 8 (34.78%) Python
8 8 (34.78%) Ansible
9 7 (30.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (30.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 7 (30.43%) Kubernetes
10 6 (26.09%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (26.09%) Terraform
10 6 (26.09%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (26.09%) GitHub
10 6 (26.09%) Puppet
10 6 (26.09%) C#
10 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
10 6 (26.09%) Amazon S3
10 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (21.74%) Linux
11 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (17.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (17.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
12 4 (17.39%) CloudFront

AWS Lambda
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (13.04%) Amazon Alexa
2 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 23 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (100.00%) Serverless
2 13 (56.52%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (30.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (26.09%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (26.09%) Amazon S3
4 6 (26.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (26.09%) GitHub
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (17.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (17.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (17.39%) CloudFront
5 4 (17.39%) Route 53
6 3 (13.04%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (8.70%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (8.70%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (8.70%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (8.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (8.70%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
1 3 (13.04%) SMS
2 2 (8.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio Code
3 2 (8.70%) CircleCI
3 2 (8.70%) Hudson
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) AWS Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) AWS Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Architect
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Backend Developer
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Node.js
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) .NET Core
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.70%) boto
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) JSON
3 2 (8.70%) Kafka
3 2 (8.70%) Serverless Framework
3 2 (8.70%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) DevOps
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Microservices
6 3 (13.04%) MVC
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 3 (13.04%) SEO
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Auto-Scaling
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (8.70%) Release Management
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) SOA
8 1 (4.35%) Global Marketing
8 1 (4.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Python
3 6 (26.09%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
4 4 (17.39%) Ruby
4 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.04%) Go
6 2 (8.70%) Groovy
6 2 (8.70%) Java 8
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.70%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) AWS Certification
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Ansible
2 7 (30.43%) Kubernetes
3 6 (26.09%) Puppet
3 6 (26.09%) Terraform
4 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (8.70%) Consul
5 2 (8.70%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (8.70%) Mesos
5 2 (8.70%) Packer
5 2 (8.70%) Rancher
5 2 (8.70%) ZABBIX
6 1 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.35%) Elastic Path
3 1 (4.35%) Xamarin