Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 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 > North West
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 184 193
Rank change year-on-year +13 +9 -
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 39 35 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.70% 0.61% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.81% 3.76% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 6
North West median daily rate £463 £463 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.90% -
10th Percentile £398 £354 £416
90th Percentile £601 £638 £600
England median daily rate £550 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +2.70%
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 1,388 932 606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 24.97% 16.13% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 959 615 400
North West median daily rate £473 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +9.09% -2.94%
10th Percentile £275 £288 £250
90th Percentile £650 £600 £588
England median daily rate £500 £480 £458
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.92% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 25 6
North West median hourly rate £17.13 £14.46 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.43% -3.60% -57.14%
10th Percentile £12.79 £12.65 £10.00
90th Percentile £23.54 £40.00 £36.48
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.86
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.07% -6.89%

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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 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
Manchester +7 24 £450 -1.37% 2
Cheshire +21 9 £575 -8.73%
Merseyside -15 2 - - 1
Lancashire - 1 £525 - 2
AWS Lambda
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 North West region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 37 (94.87%) Amazon AWS
1 37 (94.87%) Serverless
2 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) Amazon S3
4 12 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (30.77%) Jenkins
5 11 (28.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 11 (28.21%) Node.js
5 11 (28.21%) Docker
5 11 (28.21%) Kubernetes
6 10 (25.64%) DevOps
7 9 (23.08%) Puppet
7 9 (23.08%) JIRA
7 9 (23.08%) Python
8 8 (20.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (20.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 8 (20.51%) Fintech
9 7 (17.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (17.95%) Terraform
9 7 (17.95%) Microservices
9 7 (17.95%) React
9 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
9 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
10 6 (15.38%) Kafka
10 6 (15.38%) Scrum
10 6 (15.38%) Finance
10 6 (15.38%) Migration
10 6 (15.38%) Java

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 4 (10.26%) Apache Spark
1 4 (10.26%) Confluence
1 4 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.69%) SAS
3 2 (5.13%) Jupyter
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Drupal
4 1 (2.56%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (94.87%) Amazon AWS
1 37 (94.87%) Serverless
2 13 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 12 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (20.51%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (20.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 7 (17.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (12.82%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (10.26%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (7.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (5.13%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (5.13%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (5.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (2.56%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) tcpdump
2 2 (5.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) HTTP
3 1 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (2.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (10.26%) Amazon Aurora
3 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.13%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.13%) Big Data
5 2 (5.13%) Data Lake
5 2 (5.13%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.56%) MySQL
6 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 9 (23.08%) JIRA
3 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.69%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Architect
3 5 (12.82%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (10.26%) AWS Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.69%) AWS Architect
5 3 (7.69%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (5.13%) Backend Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Data Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) React Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) Node.js
2 7 (17.95%) React
3 6 (15.38%) .NET
3 6 (15.38%) Kafka
4 5 (12.82%) REST
4 5 (12.82%) Web Services
5 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.26%) Swagger
6 3 (7.69%) Dapper ORM
6 3 (7.69%) Vue.js
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Core
7 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (5.13%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.13%) JSON
7 2 (5.13%) LAMP
7 2 (5.13%) scikit-learn
7 2 (5.13%) Spring
7 2 (5.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Fintech
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Fedora
2 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) DevOps
3 7 (17.95%) Microservices
3 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.38%) Migration
4 6 (15.38%) Scrum
5 5 (12.82%) B2B
6 4 (10.26%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (10.26%) BDD
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.26%) Kanban
6 4 (10.26%) TDD
6 4 (10.26%) Time Management
7 3 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.69%) OOP
7 3 (7.69%) SOA
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) Python
2 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) Java
4 5 (12.82%) ES6
4 5 (12.82%) ES7
5 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.26%) Ruby
6 3 (7.69%) SQL
7 2 (5.13%) Go
7 2 (5.13%) Scala
8 1 (2.56%) Java 8
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Docker
2 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.69%) Squid
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Kubernetes
2 9 (23.08%) Puppet
3 7 (17.95%) Terraform
4 4 (10.26%) Ansible
5 3 (7.69%) Grafana
5 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (7.69%) Packer
5 3 (7.69%) Prometheus
6 1 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Atlassian
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle
1 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.56%) IBM