Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 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 > South West
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 189 196 172
Rank change year-on-year +7 -24 -
Contract jobs citing AWS Lambda 41 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.64% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.53% 1.27% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 15
South West median daily rate £563 £395 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.65% -9.71% -
10th Percentile £401 £313 £359
90th Percentile £738 £640 £522
England median daily rate £550 £550 £470
% change year-on-year - +17.02% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £70.00 -
% change year-on-year -50.00% - -

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 1,621 1,099 689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.50% 19.96% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,060 727 469
South West median daily rate £468 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.12% +11.84% -1.94%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £213
90th Percentile £655 £575 £525
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 41 23
South West median hourly rate £28.75 £17.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.29% -63.16% +46.15%
10th Percentile £13.93 £12.50 £10.65
90th Percentile £47.33 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.50 £19.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +16.88% -8.33% +7.09%

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 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
Somerset - 15 £725 -
Gloucestershire -2 14 £419 -
Bristol +11 9 £563 +73.38% 4
Cornwall - 3 - -
AWS Lambda
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 West region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 41 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 41 (100.00%) Serverless
2 33 (80.49%) Amazon S3
2 33 (80.49%) Git (software)
3 32 (78.05%) Python
4 27 (65.85%) Docker
5 26 (63.41%) Linux
6 23 (56.10%) DevOps
7 21 (51.22%) Terraform
8 16 (39.02%) Kubernetes
8 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (34.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 14 (34.15%) Infrastructure as Code
10 13 (31.71%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (31.71%) Analytics
10 13 (31.71%) SQL
10 13 (31.71%) Bash Shell
11 12 (29.27%) Scala
11 12 (29.27%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (29.27%) Vagrant
11 12 (29.27%) AWS CloudFormation
12 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
12 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (26.83%) Deployment Automation
13 10 (24.39%) Data Modelling
13 10 (24.39%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (24.39%) CircleCI
13 10 (24.39%) Geospatial Data
14 9 (21.95%) Data Engineering
14 9 (21.95%) Information Security

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (31.71%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (14.63%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 41 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 41 (100.00%) Serverless
2 33 (80.49%) Amazon S3
3 14 (34.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 12 (29.27%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (29.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (14.63%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (14.63%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (14.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (14.63%) CloudFront
5 6 (14.63%) GitHub
5 6 (14.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (7.32%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (7.32%) Amazon EKS
8 2 (4.88%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) Geospatial Data
2 7 (17.07%) Big Data
2 7 (17.07%) MongoDB
3 6 (14.63%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (14.63%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.88%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (4.88%) Power BI
4 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (80.49%) Git (software)
2 12 (29.27%) Vagrant
3 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
4 10 (24.39%) CircleCI
5 2 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (12.20%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Data Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Architect
3 7 (17.07%) AWS Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Developer
5 5 (12.20%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.32%) AWS Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (7.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) Python Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) Spring
1 7 (17.07%) Web Services
2 6 (14.63%) Node.js
3 5 (12.20%) Kafka
4 2 (4.88%) .NET
4 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.88%) Dapper ORM
4 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
4 2 (4.88%) jQuery
4 2 (4.88%) Swagger
5 1 (2.44%) JSON
5 1 (2.44%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Video\Live Streaming
2 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Ubuntu
3 6 (14.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) DevOps
2 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (34.15%) Infrastructure as Code
4 13 (31.71%) Analytics
5 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (26.83%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (24.39%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (24.39%) Data Modelling
7 9 (21.95%) Data Engineering
7 9 (21.95%) Information Security
8 7 (17.07%) Immutable Infrastructure
8 7 (17.07%) Kanban
9 6 (14.63%) Auto-Scaling
9 6 (14.63%) Coaching
9 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
9 6 (14.63%) Data Science
9 6 (14.63%) Scrum
9 6 (14.63%) Sprint Retrospective
9 6 (14.63%) System Testing
9 6 (14.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) Python
2 13 (31.71%) Bash Shell
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
3 12 (29.27%) Scala
4 7 (17.07%) Ruby
5 6 (14.63%) Java
5 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.88%) C#
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
1 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 27 (65.85%) Docker
2 6 (14.63%) LXC
Systems Management
1 21 (51.22%) Terraform
2 16 (39.02%) Kubernetes
3 7 (17.07%) Graphite
4 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (14.63%) Puppet
5 4 (9.76%) Ansible
6 3 (7.32%) Packer