Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 November 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.

AWS Lambda
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 262 283 294
Rank change year-on-year +21 +11 +54
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 78 103 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.62% 0.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.11% 2.74% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 70 53
South East median daily rate £525 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -1.37%
10th Percentile £400 £412 £353
90th Percentile £646 £675 £575
England median daily rate £539 £550 £488
% change year-on-year -2.05% +12.82% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £75.00 -
% change year-on-year -53.33% - -

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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,705 3,765 2,959
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.43% 22.77% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,335 2,402 1,842
South East median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
England median daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 47 45
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +6.06% -9.59%
10th Percentile £16.00 £11.95 £10.50
90th Percentile £82.50 £73.10 £43.64
England median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.71% -12.50% +5.26%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in the South East

AWS Lambda
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS Lambda in the South East

AWS Lambda
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Lambda in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS Lambda in the South East

AWS Lambda
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Surrey +48 29 £531 +1.19% 3
Thames Valley -11 26 £513 -2.38% 9
Berkshire -10 23 £500 - 6
West Sussex +23 9 £663 +3.92% 1
Hampshire +1 6 £625 +2.04% 5
East Sussex +13 5 £588 +11.90% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £538 - 1
Middlesex +12 2 - - 1
AWS Lambda
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 78 (100.00%) AWS
1 78 (100.00%) Serverless
2 46 (58.97%) Python
3 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (43.59%) Java
5 29 (37.18%) Node.js
6 27 (34.62%) DevOps
7 22 (28.21%) Amazon S3
8 20 (25.64%) Scrum
8 20 (25.64%) AWS CloudFormation
8 20 (25.64%) Jenkins
8 20 (25.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 19 (24.36%) Amazon Kinesis
10 18 (23.08%) Git (software)
11 17 (21.79%) Linux
12 15 (19.23%) Web Services
12 15 (19.23%) Ansible
13 13 (16.67%) Middleware
13 13 (16.67%) Kanban
13 13 (16.67%) Azure
14 12 (15.38%) Bash Shell
14 12 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
14 12 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
14 12 (15.38%) Amazon Athena
14 12 (15.38%) Terraform
14 12 (15.38%) Amazon Cognito
15 11 (14.10%) Amazon EC2
15 11 (14.10%) Docker

AWS Lambda
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.28%) Apache
2 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.28%) nginx
2 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 78 (100.00%) AWS
1 78 (100.00%) Serverless
2 22 (28.21%) Amazon S3
3 20 (25.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 19 (24.36%) Amazon Kinesis
5 13 (16.67%) Azure
6 12 (15.38%) Amazon Cognito
6 12 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
7 11 (14.10%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (12.82%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (12.82%) GitHub
9 9 (11.54%) CloudFront
10 8 (10.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 8 (10.26%) AWS CodePipeline
11 5 (6.41%) Amazon ECS
11 5 (6.41%) OpenShift
12 4 (5.13%) Heroku
13 3 (3.85%) Kong
13 3 (3.85%) Route 53
13 3 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Wireshark
2 3 (3.85%) AMQP
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
3 1 (1.28%) MQTT
3 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 12 (15.38%) Amazon Athena
3 7 (8.97%) Amazon Redshift
3 7 (8.97%) MySQL
4 6 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.41%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (5.13%) Big Data
7 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.56%) Redis
9 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.28%) DataStage
9 1 (1.28%) Power BI
9 1 (1.28%) QualityStage
9 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 20 (25.64%) Jenkins
2 18 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.69%) Selenium
3 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.13%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.13%) JIRA
5 4 (5.13%) JUnit
5 4 (5.13%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.85%) Gradle
7 1 (1.28%) Checkstyle
7 1 (1.28%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.28%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.28%) Maven
7 1 (1.28%) PhpStorm
7 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (2.56%) Automotive
1 2 (2.56%) Finance
1 2 (2.56%) Retail
1 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (58.97%) Developer
2 24 (30.77%) AWS Developer
3 18 (23.08%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (14.10%) Python Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Integration Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (6.41%) Data Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Architect
9 4 (5.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Python Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Security Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
10 3 (3.85%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Technical Leader
11 2 (2.56%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.18%) Node.js
2 15 (19.23%) Web Services
3 13 (16.67%) Middleware
4 12 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (12.82%) JMS
6 7 (8.97%) Kafka
6 7 (8.97%) React
6 7 (8.97%) REST
7 6 (7.69%) HTML
7 6 (7.69%) RESTful
8 5 (6.41%) CSS
8 5 (6.41%) React Native
9 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.13%) HTML5
9 4 (5.13%) Sass
9 4 (5.13%) Spring
10 3 (3.85%) CSS3
10 3 (3.85%) LESS
11 2 (2.56%) Redux
11 2 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (3.85%) Cloud Native
2 3 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (1.28%) Acoustics
3 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.79%) Linux
2 10 (12.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.62%) DevOps
3 20 (25.64%) Scrum
4 13 (16.67%) Kanban
5 12 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (14.10%) TDD
7 10 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (12.82%) Pair Programming
8 8 (10.26%) Webhook
9 7 (8.97%) Project Delivery
9 7 (8.97%) System Testing
10 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.41%) DevSecOps
11 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (6.41%) Microservices
11 5 (6.41%) Open Source
11 5 (6.41%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (6.41%) Test Automation
11 5 (6.41%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.13%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.97%) Python
2 34 (43.59%) Java
3 12 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.10%) PowerShell
5 8 (10.26%) SQL
6 7 (8.97%) Ruby
7 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.41%) PHP
9 4 (5.13%) Groovy
10 3 (3.85%) Java 8
11 2 (2.56%) C#
12 1 (1.28%) ES6
12 1 (1.28%) Go
12 1 (1.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) Docker
2 1 (1.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (19.23%) Ansible
2 12 (15.38%) Terraform
3 8 (10.26%) Kubernetes
4 5 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.41%) Puppet
5 3 (3.85%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) AppDynamics
1 5 (6.41%) Splunk
2 2 (2.56%) Adobe
2 2 (2.56%) IBM
2 2 (2.56%) Informatica
2 2 (2.56%) New Relic
2 2 (2.56%) Tableau
3 1 (1.28%) Databricks
3 1 (1.28%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (1.28%) Mercator
3 1 (1.28%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.28%) SAP