Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 February 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 > South West
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 172 209 153
Rank change year-on-year +37 -56 +51
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 39 23 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.70% 0.36% 0.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.75% 1.59% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 22
South West median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £407 £408 £380
90th Percentile £613 £589 £567
England median daily rate £550 £550 £500
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 South West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,418 1,443 924
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.52% 22.46% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 983 594
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £258 £295 £225
90th Percentile £650 £613 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 13 27
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.30 £17.30 £10.66
90th Percentile £46.00 £42.00 £35.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +22.86% -12.50% +5.26%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in the South West

AWS Lambda
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS Lambda in the South West

AWS Lambda
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Lambda in the South West over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS Lambda in the South West

AWS Lambda
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Devon +10 16 £650 +52.94% 1
Gloucestershire +15 9 £500 - 1
Bristol +7 6 £475 +1.33% 4
Wiltshire +19 5 £425 -33.33%
Somerset - 3 £575 - 2
AWS Lambda
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 South West region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 34 (87.18%) AWS
1 34 (87.18%) Serverless
2 24 (61.54%) Java
3 21 (53.85%) Python
3 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (53.85%) Azure
4 19 (48.72%) Google
5 18 (46.15%) Web Services
6 16 (41.03%) Spring
6 16 (41.03%) SC Cleared
6 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
6 16 (41.03%) Continuous Deployment
7 15 (38.46%) Angular 2
7 15 (38.46%) Public Sector
7 15 (38.46%) Web Development
7 15 (38.46%) AngularJS
7 15 (38.46%) SDLC
8 13 (33.33%) Microservices
9 12 (30.77%) GCP
9 12 (30.77%) BDD
9 12 (30.77%) Spring Boot
10 11 (28.21%) Amazon S3
11 10 (25.64%) Mockito
11 10 (25.64%) Cucumber
11 10 (25.64%) Node.js
11 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
11 10 (25.64%) Groovy
12 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
13 7 (17.95%) DevOps
13 7 (17.95%) Docker

AWS Lambda
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 34 (87.18%) AWS
1 34 (87.18%) Serverless
2 21 (53.85%) Azure
3 12 (30.77%) GCP
4 11 (28.21%) Amazon S3
5 4 (10.26%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (7.69%) PaaS
6 3 (7.69%) SaaS
7 2 (5.13%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (5.13%) AWS Step Functions
7 2 (5.13%) IaaS
7 2 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (2.56%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (2.56%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (2.56%) AWS CodeBuild
8 1 (2.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon Athena
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (5.13%) BigQuery
3 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.13%) Data Lake
3 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.13%) DataStage
3 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.13%) QualityStage
3 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.13%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Cucumber
1 10 (25.64%) Mockito
2 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) Gradle
General
1 15 (38.46%) Public Sector
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Python Developer
5 4 (10.26%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) AWS Developer
6 3 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (7.69%) React Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (5.13%) DevSecOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Reliability Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Security Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) Web Services
2 16 (41.03%) Spring
3 15 (38.46%) Angular 2
3 15 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 12 (30.77%) Spring Boot
5 10 (25.64%) Node.js
6 7 (17.95%) React
7 5 (12.82%) Flask
8 2 (5.13%) JSP
8 2 (5.13%) XML
9 1 (2.56%) CSS
9 1 (2.56%) CSS3
9 1 (2.56%) HTML
9 1 (2.56%) HTML5
9 1 (2.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 3 (7.69%) Video\Live Streaming
3 2 (5.13%) Acoustics
4 1 (2.56%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Continuous Deployment
3 15 (38.46%) SDLC
3 15 (38.46%) Web Development
4 13 (33.33%) Microservices
5 12 (30.77%) BDD
6 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
7 7 (17.95%) DevOps
8 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
8 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
8 5 (12.82%) Front End Development
8 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.82%) User Stories
8 5 (12.82%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (10.26%) Scrum
9 4 (10.26%) Sprint Planning
9 4 (10.26%) Sprint Retrospective
10 3 (7.69%) Analytics
10 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) Java
2 21 (53.85%) Python
3 10 (25.64%) Groovy
4 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) C#
6 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.13%) ES6
7 2 (5.13%) Java 8
7 2 (5.13%) Perl
7 2 (5.13%) PHP
7 2 (5.13%) Scala
7 2 (5.13%) SQL
8 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) SC Cleared
1 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) AWS Certification
3 2 (5.13%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Kubernetes
2 4 (10.26%) Terraform
3 3 (7.69%) Ansible
3 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.69%) Puppet
4 2 (5.13%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (5.13%) Rancher
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Google
2 2 (5.13%) Adobe
2 2 (5.13%) IBM
2 2 (5.13%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.56%) SAP