Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Snowflake skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Snowflake over the 6 months to 17 May 2022 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.

Snowflake
UK
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 477 491 585
Rank change year-on-year +14 +94 +223
Contract jobs citing Snowflake 404 184 69
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.32% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.30% 0.91% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 134 46
10th Percentile £400 £400 £391
25th Percentile £475 £431 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £509 £494
Median % change year-on-year +13.08% +2.99% -13.19%
75th Percentile £678 £588 £555
90th Percentile £775 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £550 £438
% change year-on-year +2.27% +25.71% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
10th Percentile £51.95 - -
25th Percentile £53.00 - -
Median hourly rate £57.00 - -
75th Percentile £62.00 - -
90th Percentile £63.65 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Snowflake is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 31,085 20,246 15,210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 35.54% 35.51% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,602 14,561 10,676
10th Percentile £341 £320 £294
25th Percentile £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £594 £588
90th Percentile £738 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 340 240
10th Percentile £13.84 £12.25 £12.74
25th Percentile £15.31 £15.00 £16.13
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.25 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year -1.12% +11.25% +6.67%
75th Percentile £55.00 £45.00 £37.20
90th Percentile £71.83 £62.25 £56.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -3.76% +2.56% +11.43%

Snowflake
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Snowflake as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Snowflake in the UK

Snowflake
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Snowflake.

Daily rate trend for Snowflake in the UK

Snowflake
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Snowflake over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Snowflake in the UK

Snowflake
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Snowflake within the UK over the 6 months to 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England +11 335 £575 +10.84% 76
London +6 237 £575 +15.00% 42
Work from Home -8 226 £575 +15.00% 24
UK excluding London +4 104 £563 +2.27% 37
South East -12 33 £600 -4.00% 4
Scotland +6 22 £588 -
Midlands -23 19 £613 +25.64% 1
West Midlands -27 15 £663 +35.90% 1
East of England -21 11 £415 -40.71% 2
North of England -45 8 £513 +7.89% 24
South West -46 8 £525 -4.55% 4
North West -41 4 £513 +28.13% 8
East Midlands - 4 £488 -
Wales -16 3 £500 - 2
Yorkshire -33 3 - - 5
North East - 1 - - 11

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Snowflake 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 with a requirement for Snowflake.

1 211 (52.23%) AWS
2 197 (48.76%) SQL
3 166 (41.09%) Python
4 163 (40.35%) Data Warehouse
5 152 (37.62%) Azure
6 136 (33.66%) Analytics
7 134 (33.17%) ETL
8 126 (31.19%) Data Modelling
9 113 (27.97%) Finance
10 100 (24.75%) Agile
11 95 (23.51%) Business Intelligence
12 89 (22.03%) Data Lake
13 87 (21.53%) Social Skills
14 85 (21.04%) DevOps
15 74 (18.32%) Big Data
16 71 (17.57%) GCP
17 70 (17.33%) CI/CD
18 66 (16.34%) Data Pipeline
19 63 (15.59%) Amazon Redshift
19 63 (15.59%) Tableau
20 60 (14.85%) Data Science
21 59 (14.60%) Databricks
22 58 (14.36%) Data Engineering
23 56 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
24 55 (13.61%) Power BI
24 55 (13.61%) Power Platform
25 53 (13.12%) Data Architecture
26 49 (12.13%) dbt
27 47 (11.63%) Migration
28 46 (11.39%) Amazon S3

Snowflake
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 41 (10.15%) Apache Spark
2 28 (6.93%) Apache Airflow
3 13 (3.22%) Confluence
4 12 (2.97%) Apache Pulsar
4 12 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (2.48%) Apache
6 7 (1.73%) Jupyter
7 5 (1.24%) SAS
8 4 (0.99%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 17 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.23%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 8 (1.98%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.50%) Cloudability
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.50%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.25%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 211 (52.23%) AWS
2 152 (37.62%) Azure
3 71 (17.57%) GCP
4 55 (13.61%) Power Platform
5 49 (12.13%) dbt
6 46 (11.39%) Amazon S3
7 41 (10.15%) Serverless
8 36 (8.91%) Amazon Kinesis
9 30 (7.43%) Azure Data Factory
9 30 (7.43%) Matillion
10 25 (6.19%) AWS Lambda
11 20 (4.95%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 20 (4.95%) GitHub
12 17 (4.21%) SaaS
13 14 (3.47%) Amazon EMR
14 13 (3.22%) Amazon SageMaker
14 13 (3.22%) PaaS
15 12 (2.97%) Amazon SQS
15 12 (2.97%) Fivetran
16 9 (2.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.74%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.50%) Firewall
3 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (40.35%) Data Warehouse
2 89 (22.03%) Data Lake
3 74 (18.32%) Big Data
4 63 (15.59%) Amazon Redshift
4 63 (15.59%) Tableau
5 55 (13.61%) Power BI
6 42 (10.40%) SQL Server
7 40 (9.90%) BigQuery
8 38 (9.41%) Relational Database
9 37 (9.16%) Data Vault
10 36 (8.91%) NoSQL
11 25 (6.19%) Amazon Athena
12 24 (5.94%) Hadoop
13 23 (5.69%) MongoDB
14 19 (4.70%) Snowflake Schema
15 17 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (3.47%) Looker
17 13 (3.22%) HBase
17 13 (3.22%) RDBMS
18 12 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (7.67%) JIRA
2 27 (6.68%) ERwin
3 26 (6.44%) Git (software)
4 15 (3.71%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.23%) Maven
6 8 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (1.98%) JUnit
6 8 (1.98%) SonarQube
7 6 (1.49%) GitLab
8 3 (0.74%) Serena SBM
8 3 (0.74%) Subversion
8 3 (0.74%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.50%) CircleCI
9 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.25%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.25%) ER Studio
10 1 (0.25%) kappa
10 1 (0.25%) MLflow
10 1 (0.25%) Sourcetree
General
1 113 (27.97%) Finance
2 87 (21.53%) Social Skills
3 56 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (7.43%) Retail
5 29 (7.18%) Banking
6 22 (5.45%) Marketing
7 17 (4.21%) Law
8 13 (3.22%) Presentation Skills
9 12 (2.97%) Games
10 11 (2.72%) Investment Banking
10 11 (2.72%) Legal
11 7 (1.73%) Public Sector
12 5 (1.24%) Automotive
12 5 (1.24%) Financial Institution
12 5 (1.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 5 (1.24%) Organisational Skills
13 4 (0.99%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.99%) Publishing
13 4 (0.99%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 144 (35.64%) Data Engineer
2 59 (14.60%) Architect
3 49 (12.13%) Analyst
4 43 (10.64%) Data Architect
5 37 (9.16%) Data Modeller
6 28 (6.93%) Data Analyst
7 27 (6.68%) Developer
8 18 (4.46%) AWS Engineer
9 17 (4.21%) Senior Data Modeller
10 14 (3.47%) Azure Engineer
10 14 (3.47%) Engineering Manager
11 13 (3.22%) Software Manager
12 12 (2.97%) Data Scientist
12 12 (2.97%) DevOps Engineer
12 12 (2.97%) Senior Data Engineer
12 12 (2.97%) Software Engineering Manager
13 11 (2.72%) Business Analyst
13 11 (2.72%) Consultant
13 11 (2.72%) Python Engineer
14 10 (2.48%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (10.64%) Kafka
2 10 (2.48%) PySpark
3 8 (1.98%) Pandas
4 7 (1.73%) ADO
4 7 (1.73%) Spark Streaming
5 6 (1.49%) NLTK
5 6 (1.49%) NumPy
5 6 (1.49%) SciPy
5 6 (1.49%) Shiny
5 6 (1.49%) TensorFlow
6 5 (1.24%) JSON
6 5 (1.24%) SQLAlchemy
7 4 (0.99%) Node.js
7 4 (0.99%) REST
8 3 (0.74%) ARM Templates
8 3 (0.74%) LDAP
8 3 (0.74%) YAML
9 2 (0.50%) Akka
9 2 (0.50%) RESTful
9 2 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.20%) Data Protection Act
2 10 (2.48%) Data Structures
3 8 (1.98%) Algorithms
3 8 (1.98%) User Experience
4 6 (1.49%) Blog
4 6 (1.49%) FMCG
4 6 (1.49%) IoT
5 5 (1.24%) Educational Technology
5 5 (1.24%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (1.24%) iPad
6 4 (0.99%) Analytical Mindset
6 4 (0.99%) Cloud Native
6 4 (0.99%) Hedge funds
6 4 (0.99%) Reference Data
6 4 (0.99%) Replication
7 3 (0.74%) Clustering
7 3 (0.74%) Legacy Systems
7 3 (0.74%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.74%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.73%) Windows
2 6 (1.49%) Linux
3 5 (1.24%) Unix
3 5 (1.24%) VMS
4 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.74%) Solaris
4 3 (0.74%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.25%) Android
5 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (33.66%) Analytics
2 134 (33.17%) ETL
3 126 (31.19%) Data Modelling
4 100 (24.75%) Agile
5 95 (23.51%) Business Intelligence
6 85 (21.04%) DevOps
7 70 (17.33%) CI/CD
8 66 (16.34%) Data Pipeline
9 60 (14.85%) Data Science
10 58 (14.36%) Data Engineering
11 53 (13.12%) Data Architecture
12 47 (11.63%) Migration
13 43 (10.64%) Visualisation
14 42 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
15 39 (9.65%) Data Management
16 38 (9.41%) Data Analysis
16 38 (9.41%) Scrum
17 37 (9.16%) Data Analytics
18 35 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
19 33 (8.17%) Data Lineage
Programming Languages
1 197 (48.76%) SQL
2 166 (41.09%) Python
3 41 (10.15%) Java
4 27 (6.68%) Scala
5 25 (6.19%) C#
6 21 (5.20%) R
7 15 (3.71%) PowerShell
8 14 (3.47%) Bash
9 11 (2.72%) T-SQL
10 10 (2.48%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.73%) C
12 5 (1.24%) C++
12 5 (1.24%) LookML
13 4 (0.99%) Kotlin
14 3 (0.74%) Perl
14 3 (0.74%) Ruby
15 2 (0.50%) Go
15 2 (0.50%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 1 (0.25%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 20 (4.95%) Degree
2 17 (4.21%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.50%) AWS Certification
3 2 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.25%) ISEB
4 1 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.67%) Data Quality
2 21 (5.20%) QA
3 12 (2.97%) GDPR
4 9 (2.23%) SLA
5 3 (0.74%) IFRS
5 3 (0.74%) IFRS 17
5 3 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (2.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.73%) Docker
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.50%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 34 (8.42%) Terraform
2 16 (3.96%) Kubernetes
3 12 (2.97%) Ansible
4 3 (0.74%) Control-M
4 3 (0.74%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (0.50%) Oozie
5 2 (0.50%) QRadar
5 2 (0.50%) SCCM
5 2 (0.50%) SCOM
5 2 (0.50%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.25%) Grafana
6 1 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 59 (14.60%) Databricks
2 45 (11.14%) Informatica
3 44 (10.89%) Oracle
4 35 (8.66%) Talend
5 32 (7.92%) Microsoft
6 26 (6.44%) Google
6 26 (6.44%) Teradata
7 17 (4.21%) Alteryx
8 15 (3.71%) SAP
9 12 (2.97%) StreamSets
10 10 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (2.48%) Sparx
11 8 (1.98%) Workday
12 7 (1.73%) Adobe
13 4 (0.99%) Cloudera
13 4 (0.99%) Cognos
13 4 (0.99%) MuleSoft
14 3 (0.74%) BMC
14 3 (0.74%) CyberArk
14 3 (0.74%) ServiceNow