The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Tableau products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tableau over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Tableau Software.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tableau
Rank 148 127 125
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Contract jobs citing Tableau 10 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.43% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.92% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Average daily rate £675 £303 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+123.14% -13.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £350 £319
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £17.48
% change year-on-year
- +108.86%
Tableau
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1556 1514 1236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 41.06% 46.29% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 759 583
Average daily rate £383 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 101 77
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.25 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.33 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Tableau
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Tableau across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Tableau Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Tableau
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Tableau across the North West region.

Tableau Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Tableau
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tableau across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Tableau Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Tableau
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tableau within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -14 4 £750 +130.76% 3
Cheshire -8 3 £350 +25.00% 1
Lancashire - 2 £675 -
Merseyside -5 1 - - 1
Tableau
England

Tableau
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Tableau also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Tableau.

1 25 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (42.22%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (33.33%) SQL
3 15 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 13 (28.89%) Analytics
4 13 (28.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (28.89%) Teradata
5 12 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (24.44%) Talend
6 11 (24.44%) Talend Open Studio
6 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
7 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (22.22%) Big Data
8 9 (20.00%) MongoDB
9 8 (17.78%) Finance
9 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
9 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
9 8 (17.78%) R
9 8 (17.78%) Hadoop
9 8 (17.78%) Dashboard Development
10 7 (15.56%) EXASOL
10 7 (15.56%) Process Improvement
10 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (15.56%) Python
10 7 (15.56%) .NET
10 7 (15.56%) Unix
11 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
11 6 (13.33%) Oracle
11 6 (13.33%) Citrix

Tableau
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Tableau also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Tableau. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.33%) Node.js
2 2 (4.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (13.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (28.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
4 10 (22.22%) Big Data
4 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 8 (17.78%) Hadoop
6 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.44%) Power BI
9 2 (4.44%) QlikView
9 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
9 2 (4.44%) Snowflake Schema
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (4.44%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (4.44%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) YouTrack
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Architect
4 9 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Tableau Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Data Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Data Architect
8 3 (6.67%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Tableau Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 6 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.44%) CSS
4 2 (4.44%) HTML
4 2 (4.44%) jQuery
4 2 (4.44%) MDX
4 2 (4.44%) Web Services
5 1 (2.22%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) User Experience
4 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.67%) FMCG
4 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.44%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.44%) New Media
6 1 (2.22%) NHS
6 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Unix
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (28.89%) Analytics
3 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
3 8 (17.78%) Dashboard Development
4 7 (15.56%) Process Improvement
4 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.33%) ETL
5 6 (13.33%) Machine Learning
6 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.89%) Web Accessibility
8 3 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.44%) MVC
9 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) R
3 7 (15.56%) Python
4 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.11%) Java
5 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (13.33%) StatsD
2 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Teradata
2 11 (24.44%) Talend
3 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.56%) EXASOL
5 6 (13.33%) Apigee
5 6 (13.33%) Citrix
5 6 (13.33%) Mashery
5 6 (13.33%) Oracle
6 3 (6.67%) SAP
6 3 (6.67%) Vertica
7 2 (4.44%) Ab Initio
7 2 (4.44%) Actuate
7 2 (4.44%) Cognos
8 1 (2.22%) Informatica