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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 135 159
Rank change year-on-year +17 +24  
Contract jobs citing Tableau 48 29 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.45% 0.86% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 2.12% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 38
Median daily rate £475 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £319 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £538 £626
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - £94.07

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 1248 1368 2455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.82% 40.43% 42.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 1050 1825
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 67
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £26.25 £44.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tableau in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 45 (50.56%) SQL
2 40 (44.94%) Visualisation
3 35 (39.33%) Analytics
3 35 (39.33%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (33.71%) Python
5 27 (30.34%) Big Data
6 23 (25.84%) Finance
7 21 (23.60%) SQL Server
7 21 (23.60%) Data Visualisation
8 19 (21.35%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (19.10%) Data Modelling
9 17 (19.10%) R
9 17 (19.10%) QlikView
9 17 (19.10%) Hadoop
10 14 (15.73%) Java
10 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (12.36%) Power BI
11 11 (12.36%) Oracle
11 11 (12.36%) Data Analysis
11 11 (12.36%) Talend Open Studio
11 11 (12.36%) Google
11 11 (12.36%) Talend
11 11 (12.36%) NoSQL
12 10 (11.24%) Data Quality
12 10 (11.24%) Degree
12 10 (11.24%) ETL
12 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
12 10 (11.24%) Apache Spark
13 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Excel
13 9 (10.11%) Google Analytics

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 10 (11.24%) Apache Spark
2 7 (7.87%) SAS
3 6 (6.74%) Apache
4 3 (3.37%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.37%) Confluence
5 2 (2.25%) Jupyter
5 2 (2.25%) Mule
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.12%) CMS
6 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.12%) JBoss
6 1 (1.12%) nginx
6 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.62%) SPSS
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.25%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.12%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Google Analytics
2 7 (7.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.49%) GitHub
5 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.25%) Bluemix
6 2 (2.25%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (2.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.12%) IaaS
7 1 (1.12%) PaaS
7 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Kerberos
1 2 (2.25%) LDAP
2 1 (1.12%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.34%) Big Data
2 21 (23.60%) SQL Server
3 19 (21.35%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (19.10%) Hadoop
4 17 (19.10%) QlikView
5 11 (12.36%) NoSQL
5 11 (12.36%) Power BI
6 7 (7.87%) BigQuery
6 7 (7.87%) Looker
6 7 (7.87%) Relational Database
6 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (6.74%) Apache Hive
8 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (4.49%) Data Lake
9 4 (4.49%) Impala
9 4 (4.49%) Qlik Sense
9 4 (4.49%) Spotfire
10 3 (3.37%) MySQL
10 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.62%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.37%) JIRA
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.25%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.25%) Bower
5 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.25%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.12%) Subversion
6 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (25.84%) Finance
2 8 (8.99%) Banking
3 6 (6.74%) Marketing
4 3 (3.37%) Retail
5 2 (2.25%) Front Office
5 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Publishing
6 1 (1.12%) Advertising
6 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (35.96%) Developer
2 21 (23.60%) Analyst
3 20 (22.47%) Tableau Developer
4 11 (12.36%) Architect
4 11 (12.36%) Data Analyst
5 10 (11.24%) Consultant
6 8 (8.99%) Data Architect
7 7 (7.87%) SQL Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Big Data Architect
8 6 (6.74%) Data Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (4.49%) Lead Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Big Data Engineer
11 3 (3.37%) Python Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Salesforce Architect
11 3 (3.37%) SQL Analyst
11 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (3.37%) SSRS Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) AngularJS
2 5 (5.62%) .NET
2 5 (5.62%) Middleware
2 5 (5.62%) XML
3 4 (4.49%) CSS
3 4 (4.49%) D3.js
4 3 (3.37%) GWT
4 3 (3.37%) HTML
4 3 (3.37%) Visualforce
4 3 (3.37%) XML Schema
4 3 (3.37%) XSLT
5 2 (2.25%) jQuery
5 2 (2.25%) JSON
5 2 (2.25%) Matplotlib
5 2 (2.25%) Node.js
5 2 (2.25%) REST
5 2 (2.25%) SciPy
5 2 (2.25%) SOAP
5 2 (2.25%) Struts
5 2 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.49%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.25%) Fintech
4 2 (2.25%) Social Media
5 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.12%) NHS
5 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.12%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.12%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) Linux
2 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.12%) CentOS
3 1 (1.12%) Fedora
3 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.94%) Visualisation
2 35 (39.33%) Analytics
2 35 (39.33%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (23.60%) Data Visualisation
4 17 (19.10%) Data Modelling
5 11 (12.36%) Data Analysis
6 10 (11.24%) ETL
7 9 (10.11%) Data Analytics
8 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.99%) DevOps
8 8 (8.99%) Mathematics
9 7 (7.87%) Data Management
9 7 (7.87%) Statistics
10 6 (6.74%) Dashboard Development
11 5 (5.62%) Open Source
11 5 (5.62%) SDLC
11 5 (5.62%) User Stories
12 4 (4.49%) Business Analysis
12 4 (4.49%) Data Extraction
12 4 (4.49%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.56%) SQL
2 30 (33.71%) Python
3 17 (19.10%) R
4 14 (15.73%) Java
5 7 (7.87%) C#
6 5 (5.62%) C++
6 5 (5.62%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.37%) Apex Code
7 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.37%) Scala
8 2 (2.25%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.25%) SOQL
8 2 (2.25%) SOSL
8 2 (2.25%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.25%) VBA
9 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) PhD
2 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.12%) PMP
2 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Ansible
1 2 (2.25%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.25%) MOM
2 1 (1.12%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.12%) Kibana
2 1 (1.12%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (12.36%) Google
1 11 (12.36%) Oracle
1 11 (12.36%) Talend
2 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.99%) Alteryx
4 7 (7.87%) SnapLogic
5 6 (6.74%) IBM
6 5 (5.62%) Cognos
6 5 (5.62%) Teradata
7 4 (4.49%) Cloudera
7 4 (4.49%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (4.49%) SAP
8 3 (3.37%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.25%) HP
9 2 (2.25%) Informatica
9 2 (2.25%) Netezza
9 2 (2.25%) Sybase
10 1 (1.12%) Facebook
10 1 (1.12%) Twitter