The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Tableau products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tableau over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 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.

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

Tableau
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 126 143
Rank change year-on-year +7 +17  
Contract jobs citing Tableau 43 33 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.40% 0.97% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 2.41% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 39
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £316 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £589 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £450 £406
% change year-on-year -19.38% +10.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year - -50.68%  

Tableau is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1213 1367 2171
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 39.49% 40.38% 42.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 1030 1577
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £276 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 43
Median hourly rate £14.85 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.84% +1.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £43.57 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Tableau as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Tableau in the City of London

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Tableau in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Tableau in the City of London

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tableau in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tableau in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Tableau also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Tableau.

1 41 (56.94%) SQL
2 30 (41.67%) Analytics
3 29 (40.28%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (37.50%) Visualisation
5 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
6 23 (31.94%) Python
7 20 (27.78%) Finance
7 20 (27.78%) QlikView
7 20 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (25.00%) Big Data
9 17 (23.61%) R
9 17 (23.61%) ETL
10 16 (22.22%) Data Modelling
11 14 (19.44%) Java
11 14 (19.44%) Data Visualisation
11 14 (19.44%) Hadoop
12 13 (18.06%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (16.67%) Oracle
13 12 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (15.28%) Degree
15 10 (13.89%) Statistics
15 10 (13.89%) Apache Hive
15 10 (13.89%) NoSQL
15 10 (13.89%) Banking
15 10 (13.89%) Data Management
15 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
16 9 (12.50%) SAS
16 9 (12.50%) Apache Pig
16 9 (12.50%) Mathematics
16 9 (12.50%) Apache Spark

Tableau
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (12.50%) Apache Pig
1 9 (12.50%) Apache Spark
1 9 (12.50%) SAS
2 7 (9.72%) Apache
3 3 (4.17%) Confluence
4 2 (2.78%) JBoss
4 2 (2.78%) Jupyter
4 2 (2.78%) Mule
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) SPSS
2 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.39%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) HFM
1 1 (1.39%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (1.39%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.78%) GitHub
3 2 (2.78%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.39%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Kerberos
1 2 (2.78%) LDAP
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 20 (27.78%) QlikView
3 18 (25.00%) Big Data
4 14 (19.44%) Hadoop
5 13 (18.06%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (13.89%) Apache Hive
7 10 (13.89%) NoSQL
8 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (9.72%) Power BI
9 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
10 6 (8.33%) Data Lake
10 6 (8.33%) Data Mining
11 5 (6.94%) HBase
11 5 (6.94%) RDBMS
11 5 (6.94%) Spotfire
11 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (5.56%) OLAP
13 3 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.17%) JIRA
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (2.78%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.78%) Bower
3 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Marketing
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 3 (4.17%) Front Office
5 1 (1.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Publishing
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) Developer
2 20 (27.78%) Analyst
3 10 (13.89%) Consultant
4 8 (11.11%) Tableau Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Data Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Data Scientist
7 5 (6.94%) Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Tableau Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Business Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Data Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Python Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Report Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Salesforce Architect
9 3 (4.17%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) .NET
2 6 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 6 (8.33%) CSS
3 5 (6.94%) HTML
3 5 (6.94%) Middleware
3 5 (6.94%) XML
4 4 (5.56%) Kafka
5 3 (4.17%) Akka
5 3 (4.17%) GWT
5 3 (4.17%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (4.17%) Visualforce
5 3 (4.17%) XML Schema
5 3 (4.17%) XSLT
6 2 (2.78%) jQuery
6 2 (2.78%) JSON
6 2 (2.78%) Matplotlib
6 2 (2.78%) Node.js
6 2 (2.78%) NumPy
6 2 (2.78%) REST
6 2 (2.78%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.78%) Fintech
6 1 (1.39%) Clustering
6 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.39%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) CentOS
3 1 (1.39%) Fedora
3 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.67%) Analytics
2 29 (40.28%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (37.50%) Visualisation
4 17 (23.61%) ETL
5 16 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 14 (19.44%) Data Visualisation
7 10 (13.89%) Data Management
7 10 (13.89%) Statistics
8 9 (12.50%) Mathematics
9 7 (9.72%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.94%) Dashboard Development
10 5 (6.94%) Data Extraction
10 5 (6.94%) Data Governance
10 5 (6.94%) Open Source
11 4 (5.56%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.56%) Business Development
11 4 (5.56%) Data Analytics
11 4 (5.56%) Data Integration
11 4 (5.56%) DevOps
11 4 (5.56%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.94%) SQL
2 23 (31.94%) Python
3 17 (23.61%) R
4 14 (19.44%) Java
5 7 (9.72%) C#
6 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.33%) Scala
7 5 (6.94%) C++
7 5 (6.94%) MATLAB
8 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.17%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.78%) SOQL
10 2 (2.78%) SOSL
10 2 (2.78%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) PhD
3 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.17%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) HDFS
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (2.78%) MOM
3 1 (1.39%) Ansible
3 1 (1.39%) Kibana
3 1 (1.39%) Mesos
3 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.11%) Teradata
4 7 (9.72%) Cognos
4 7 (9.72%) Informatica
5 5 (6.94%) Alteryx
5 5 (6.94%) IBM
5 5 (6.94%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (5.56%) Hortonworks
6 4 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.56%) SAP
7 3 (4.17%) Google
7 3 (4.17%) Talend
7 3 (4.17%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.78%) Ab Initio
8 2 (2.78%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.78%) DataFlux
8 2 (2.78%) Hyperion
8 2 (2.78%) Netezza
9 1 (1.39%) HP
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