The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Tableau products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tableau over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tableau
Rank 336 464 493
Rank change year-on-year
+128 +29
Contract jobs citing Tableau 269 95 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 0.42% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 62 37
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £524 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £331 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.07% -17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-14.11% -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23138 22445 20813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.41% 45.48% 46.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13163 12262 11056
Average daily rate £400 £390 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 928 953 1210
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

Tableau
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Tableau Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Tableau
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Tableau within the UK.

Tableau Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Tableau
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tableau within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Tableau Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Tableau
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Tableau within the UK.

Tableau Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Tableau
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tableau within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
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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
England +119 260 £425 +6.25% 122
London +117 208 £440 +10.00% 81
City of London +49 52 £425 +3.03% 20
North West -10 15 £388 +10.71% 13
East of England +23 11 £375 - 1
South West 0 11 £335 +7.20% 5
Cheshire +9 10 £389 +11.24% 8
South East -9 7 £350 -23.91% 9
Hertfordshire - 7 - -
Chester +12 6 £391 +11.78% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £350 -22.22%
St Albans - 6 - -
Bedfordshire - 4 £375 -
Docklands, London - 4 £425 -
West Midlands - 4 £375 - 5
East Midlands - 3 £350 - 4
Manchester - 3 £325 - 3
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £375 - 4
High Wycombe - 3 £350 -
Nottingham - 2 £350 - 4
Nottinghamshire - 2 £350 - 4
Berkshire -7 1 £375 -20.21% 2
Merseyside - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
Scotland - 1 £350 -
Luton - 1 £400 -
Leeds - 1 - - 1
Hounslow - 1 £575 -

Tableau
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 310 (63.01%) SQL
2 256 (52.03%) Business Intelligence
3 162 (32.93%) Data Warehouse
4 161 (32.72%) Visualisation
5 156 (31.71%) ETL
6 151 (30.69%) Analytics
7 150 (30.49%) SQL Server
8 130 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 127 (25.81%) Finance
10 117 (23.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 117 (23.78%) QlikView
11 110 (22.36%) Microsoft
12 106 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
13 100 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
14 83 (16.87%) Oracle
15 81 (16.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 75 (15.24%) Data Modelling
17 67 (13.62%) Business Objects
18 66 (13.41%) MS Excel
19 65 (13.21%) Hadoop
20 60 (12.20%) Banking
21 59 (11.99%) Data Analysis
22 58 (11.79%) R
23 52 (10.57%) Data Mining
24 49 (9.96%) VBA
25 46 (9.35%) Java
25 46 (9.35%) Python
25 46 (9.35%) Big Data
26 43 (8.74%) Security Cleared
27 41 (8.33%) Statistics

Tableau
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 33 (6.71%) SAS
2 31 (6.30%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.03%) Apache Spark
4 9 (1.83%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.02%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.81%) Confluence
6 4 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.61%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.61%) JBoss
7 3 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.41%) Apache
8 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.41%) IIS
9 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.20%) Node.js
9 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.20%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.20%) TPMS
Applications
1 66 (13.41%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (4.07%) SPSS
4 12 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (2.03%) MS Office
6 8 (1.63%) PowerPivot
7 7 (1.42%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.20%) Weka
8 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (3.25%) Google Analytics
2 13 (2.64%) Oracle Financials
2 13 (2.64%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.61%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.41%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.41%) PaaS
4 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.41%) IaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.20%) Route 53
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.41%) LDAP
2 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (32.93%) Data Warehouse
2 150 (30.49%) SQL Server
3 130 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 117 (23.78%) QlikView
4 117 (23.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 81 (16.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 65 (13.21%) Hadoop
7 52 (10.57%) Data Mining
8 46 (9.35%) Big Data
9 30 (6.10%) Relational Database
9 30 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 30 (6.10%) OLAP
10 29 (5.89%) Star Schema
11 27 (5.49%) DB2
11 27 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (4.88%) Spotfire
13 19 (3.86%) Amazon Redshift
14 18 (3.66%) Oracle Database
14 18 (3.66%) BusinessObjects XI
15 17 (3.46%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 13 (2.64%) JIRA
2 10 (2.03%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.81%) PyUnit
5 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.20%) ERwin
5 1 (0.20%) ProC
5 1 (0.20%) Subversion
5 1 (0.20%) Maven
5 1 (0.20%) SilkCentral
General
1 127 (25.81%) Finance
2 60 (12.20%) Banking
3 21 (4.27%) Investment Banking
3 21 (4.27%) Marketing
4 19 (3.86%) Retail
4 19 (3.86%) Games
5 13 (2.64%) Publishing
6 12 (2.44%) Advertising
7 10 (2.03%) Legal
8 9 (1.83%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.83%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (1.02%) Law
10 4 (0.81%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.81%) Front Office
11 3 (0.61%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.20%) Billing
12 1 (0.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 211 (42.89%) Developer
2 174 (35.37%) Analyst
3 85 (17.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 70 (14.23%) Data Analyst
5 48 (9.76%) Consultant
6 39 (7.93%) Business Analyst
6 39 (7.93%) Tableau Developer
7 32 (6.50%) Business Developer
8 31 (6.30%) SQL Developer
8 31 (6.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 30 (6.10%) Architect
10 22 (4.47%) Senior Developer
11 19 (3.86%) Senior Analyst
11 19 (3.86%) Analyst Developer
12 18 (3.66%) Tableau Consultant
13 16 (3.25%) Information Analyst
14 15 (3.05%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 15 (3.05%) UI Developer
14 15 (3.05%) Insight Analyst
14 15 (3.05%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.30%) HTML
2 29 (5.89%) .NET
3 15 (3.05%) XML
3 15 (3.05%) MDX
4 9 (1.83%) HTML5
5 8 (1.63%) Web Services
5 8 (1.63%) CSS
6 7 (1.42%) Middleware
6 7 (1.42%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.02%) WPF
8 4 (0.81%) WCF
8 4 (0.81%) Task Parallel Library
8 4 (0.81%) JDBC
9 3 (0.61%) J2EE
9 3 (0.61%) D3.js
10 2 (0.41%) Apache Flex
10 2 (0.41%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.20%) iBATIS
11 1 (0.20%) Dojo
11 1 (0.20%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 161 (32.72%) Visualisation
2 106 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (8.33%) Statistics
4 25 (5.08%) Mathematics
4 25 (5.08%) Algorithms
5 22 (4.47%) NHS
6 21 (4.27%) Computer Science
6 21 (4.27%) Data Integration
7 20 (4.07%) Fixed Income
8 16 (3.25%) Open Source
9 13 (2.64%) Online Games
10 11 (2.24%) Data Structures
10 11 (2.24%) Economics
11 9 (1.83%) Clustering
12 7 (1.42%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (1.22%) Equities
13 6 (1.22%) Derivative
13 6 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.49%) UNIX
1 27 (5.49%) Linux
2 16 (3.25%) Windows
3 8 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (52.03%) Business Intelligence
2 156 (31.71%) ETL
3 151 (30.69%) Analytics
4 100 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (15.24%) Data Modelling
6 59 (11.99%) Data Analysis
7 40 (8.13%) Kimball Methodology
8 39 (7.93%) Dimensional Modelling
8 39 (7.93%) Project Management
9 32 (6.50%) Requirements Analysis
10 27 (5.49%) Data Visualisation
11 26 (5.28%) Data Architecture
11 26 (5.28%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (4.88%) Business Analysis
13 23 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
15 19 (3.86%) Scrum
16 17 (3.46%) Unit Testing
17 16 (3.25%) Performance Management
17 16 (3.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 310 (63.01%) SQL
2 58 (11.79%) R
3 49 (9.96%) VBA
4 46 (9.35%) Python
4 46 (9.35%) Java
5 32 (6.50%) PL/SQL
6 29 (5.89%) T-SQL
7 20 (4.07%) JavaScript
8 19 (3.86%) Perl
9 12 (2.44%) C#
10 10 (2.03%) Ruby
10 10 (2.03%) Scala
11 6 (1.22%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.22%) MATLAB
12 5 (1.02%) C
13 4 (0.81%) Clojure
13 4 (0.81%) Golang
14 3 (0.61%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.61%) VB
15 1 (0.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 43 (8.74%) Security Cleared
2 40 (8.13%) SC Cleared
3 38 (7.72%) Degree
4 9 (1.83%) VCP4
5 7 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.02%) PhD
6 5 (1.02%) MCITP
7 4 (0.81%) MCSE
7 4 (0.81%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.41%) MCTS
9 1 (0.20%) PMP
9 1 (0.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.47%) QA
2 8 (1.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (1.22%) HDFS
2 4 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.20%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 4 (0.81%) Graphite
2 2 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.20%) Puppet
3 1 (0.20%) Oozie
3 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 110 (22.36%) Microsoft
2 83 (16.87%) Oracle
3 67 (13.62%) Business Objects
4 35 (7.11%) SAP
5 24 (4.88%) Informatica
6 23 (4.67%) Greenplum
7 16 (3.25%) Netezza
7 16 (3.25%) Cognos
7 16 (3.25%) Google
8 15 (3.05%) Alteryx
8 15 (3.05%) MicroStrategy
9 13 (2.64%) IBM
10 12 (2.44%) TIBCO
10 12 (2.44%) Teradata
11 10 (2.03%) Talend
12 8 (1.63%) Hortonworks
12 8 (1.63%) Ab Initio
12 8 (1.63%) Red Gate
12 8 (1.63%) Red Hat
13 7 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + non-negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Commercial Services Trading Ltd T/A Connect2Staff
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £150 - 275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £480 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £550 - 700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £495.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Feltham
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £475 - £540 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 17 days ago