Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 178 212
Rank change year-on-year -28 +34 -
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 12 31 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.55% 0.093%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.86% 4.06% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 5
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -29.17% -
10th Percentile £369 £352 £515
90th Percentile £534 £550 £608
England median daily rate £533 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +6.50% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 1,399 763 678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.45% 13.48% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 507 425
North West median daily rate £450 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £248 £258 £291
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 4 8
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £16.88 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +32.35% -57.77%
10th Percentile £11.39 £12.69 £10.88
90th Percentile £38.75 £124.73 £15.40
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -12.20%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 -20 8 £419 -5.58% 9
Cheshire - 3 £488 - 1
AWS Lambda
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (100.00%) Serverless
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (50.00%) JIRA
3 6 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (33.33%) CloudFront
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (33.33%) Magento
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (25.00%) Docker
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
6 3 (25.00%) Terraform
7 2 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudTrail

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 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (100.00%) Serverless
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (58.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (33.33%) CloudFront
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (8.33%) IaaS
6 1 (8.33%) PaaS
6 1 (8.33%) Route 53
6 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) ICMP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (16.67%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) GitLab
2 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) boto
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (8.33%) Vue.js
2 1 (8.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) Fintech
2 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Deep Learning
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Go
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Java 8
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (25.00%) Terraform
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (8.33%) Kibana
3 1 (8.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft