Period
to 1 December 2020

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 1 December 2020 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 > North West
6 months to
1 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 119 207
Rank change year-on-year +37 +88 -36
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 45 82 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 2.03% 1.54% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.33% 5.92% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 76 6
Median daily rate £441 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.16% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £363 £338 £369
90th Percentile £495 £644 £534
England median daily rate £525 £550 £530
% change year-on-year -4.55% +3.77% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -

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 711 1,385 1,415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.00% 26.05% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 931 934
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £271 £268 £230
90th Percentile £600 £600 £602
England median daily rate £495 £500 £488
% change year-on-year -1.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 25 69
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.43 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.57% -0.40% -12.50%
10th Percentile £15.09 £13.70 £11.46
90th Percentile £57.75 £55.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +30.23% +22.86% -14.63%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing AWS Lambda as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS Lambda in the North West.

Daily rate trend for AWS Lambda in the North West

AWS Lambda
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS Lambda in the North West over the 6 months to 1 December 2020.

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 1 December 2020. 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
Cheshire +53 24 £432 -32.31% 1
Manchester -3 14 £495 +4.21% 20
Merseyside +38 5 £375 -28.57% 2
AWS Lambda
England

For the 6 months to 1 December 2020, 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 45 (100.00%) AWS
1 45 (100.00%) Serverless
2 36 (80.00%) Python
3 29 (64.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 24 (53.33%) Infrastructure as Code
5 22 (48.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 18 (40.00%) AWS CloudTrail
6 18 (40.00%) NoSQL
7 17 (37.78%) Test Automation
8 16 (35.56%) SonarQube
8 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
8 16 (35.56%) RDBMS
8 16 (35.56%) Canary Deployment
8 16 (35.56%) Blue-Green Deployment
8 16 (35.56%) Coveralls
9 14 (31.11%) Django
9 14 (31.11%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (31.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 13 (28.89%) DevOps
11 12 (26.67%) Flask
11 12 (26.67%) TDD
12 10 (22.22%) Validation
12 10 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (20.00%) Jenkins
13 9 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
14 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
14 8 (17.78%) Docker
14 8 (17.78%) Finance
14 8 (17.78%) Java
14 8 (17.78%) Banking

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 (4.44%) JBoss
1 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 45 (100.00%) AWS
1 45 (100.00%) Serverless
2 29 (64.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 22 (48.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 18 (40.00%) AWS CloudTrail
5 16 (35.56%) Coveralls
6 14 (31.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 10 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (13.33%) Amazon ECS
10 5 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (6.67%) Amazon Cognito
11 3 (6.67%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (6.67%) AWS Fargate
11 3 (6.67%) AWS Step Functions
12 2 (4.44%) Amazon EKS
12 2 (4.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (4.44%) Amazon S3
13 1 (2.22%) GitHub
13 1 (2.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) DNS
1 5 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 16 (35.56%) RDBMS
2 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (4.44%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.44%) MySQL
6 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.22%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) SonarQube
2 9 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
4 7 (15.56%) Bitbucket Server
5 5 (11.11%) Gradle
5 5 (11.11%) JUnit
5 5 (11.11%) Maven
5 5 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.44%) CA Release Automation
6 2 (4.44%) JIRA
6 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.22%) Postman
7 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (17.78%) Banking
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) AWS Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) Developer
4 6 (13.33%) AWS Developer
5 4 (8.89%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (6.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) AWS Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) AWS Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Data Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Django Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Python/Django Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior DevOps
8 1 (2.22%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) Django
2 12 (26.67%) Flask
3 4 (8.89%) PySpark
4 2 (4.44%) CSS
4 2 (4.44%) HTML
4 2 (4.44%) jQuery
4 2 (4.44%) Node.js
4 2 (4.44%) OAuth
4 2 (4.44%) RESTful
4 2 (4.44%) Swagger
5 1 (2.22%) Kafka
5 1 (2.22%) React
5 1 (2.22%) REST
5 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Native
2 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.22%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Linux
1 6 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Infrastructure as Code
2 17 (37.78%) Test Automation
3 16 (35.56%) Blue-Green Deployment
3 16 (35.56%) Canary Deployment
4 13 (28.89%) DevOps
5 12 (26.67%) TDD
6 10 (22.22%) Validation
7 6 (13.33%) Auto-Scaling
7 6 (13.33%) Cryptography
7 6 (13.33%) Microservices
7 6 (13.33%) Observability
8 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.11%) ETL
8 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
9 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
9 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.44%) Fintech
10 2 (4.44%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) Python
2 8 (17.78%) Java
3 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (15.56%) Terraform
3 5 (11.11%) Puppet
4 2 (4.44%) Grafana
4 2 (4.44%) Istio
5 1 (2.22%) Ansible
5 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) AppDynamics
1 2 (4.44%) MuleSoft
2 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com