Period
to 14 December 2018

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 6 months to 14 December 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 166 164
Rank change year-on-year +31 -2 +45
Contract jobs citing Tableau 124 93 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.74% 1.29% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 4.56% 3.37% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 78 48
City of London median daily rate £425 £525 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +18.64% -1.67%
10th Percentile £363 £315 £287
90th Percentile £575 £675 £622
Central London median daily rate £425 £500 £443
% change year-on-year -15.00% +12.99% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
City of London median hourly rate - £28.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £28.00 -

Tableau is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,722 2,762 2,830
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.23% 38.41% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,033 2,088 2,113
City of London median daily rate £475 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +2.86%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £285
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 56 45
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +9.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.88 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.23
% change year-on-year +3.89% -1.23% +4.14%

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Tableau as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tableau in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Tableau 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Tableau.

1 86 (69.35%) SQL
2 58 (46.77%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (35.48%) Visualisation
4 42 (33.87%) Python
5 39 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (29.03%) Finance
7 31 (25.00%) Analytics
8 28 (22.58%) SQL Server
9 26 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
10 25 (20.16%) Data Visualisation
11 24 (19.35%) Data Modelling
11 24 (19.35%) Power BI
12 23 (18.55%) R
13 22 (17.74%) ETL
14 21 (16.94%) Data Analysis
14 21 (16.94%) Google
14 21 (16.94%) Google Cloud Platform
15 20 (16.13%) BigQuery
15 20 (16.13%) Big Data
16 19 (15.32%) Microsoft
16 19 (15.32%) Data Science
17 18 (14.52%) Microsoft Excel
18 17 (13.71%) Hadoop
19 16 (12.90%) E-Commerce
20 15 (12.10%) Alteryx
20 15 (12.10%) Looker
21 14 (11.29%) Dashboard Development
21 14 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
21 14 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 13 (10.48%) VBA

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 12 (9.68%) Apache Spark
1 12 (9.68%) SAS
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.81%) Confluence
3 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (14.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.03%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) FastStats
2 2 (1.61%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 14 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (6.45%) Amazon S3
5 7 (5.65%) GitHub
6 3 (2.42%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.81%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 26 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (19.35%) Power BI
4 20 (16.13%) Big Data
4 20 (16.13%) BigQuery
5 17 (13.71%) Hadoop
6 15 (12.10%) Looker
7 14 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (8.06%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (7.26%) Spotfire
10 8 (6.45%) Data Mining
11 7 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (5.65%) QlikView
12 6 (4.84%) Apache Hive
12 6 (4.84%) MongoDB
13 5 (4.03%) MS Access
13 5 (4.03%) MySQL
13 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
14 4 (3.23%) OLAP
15 3 (2.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.45%) JIRA
3 7 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.23%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.61%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.61%) GitLab
5 2 (1.61%) Hudson
6 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.81%) Moq
6 1 (0.81%) MSTest
6 1 (0.81%) NUnit
6 1 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.81%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.81%) Subversion
6 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 36 (29.03%) Finance
2 9 (7.26%) Banking
3 8 (6.45%) Marketing
4 7 (5.65%) Retail
5 5 (4.03%) Front Office
6 3 (2.42%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.61%) Publishing
8 1 (0.81%) Electronics
8 1 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Law
8 1 (0.81%) Legal
8 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (40.32%) Developer
2 31 (25.00%) Analyst
3 16 (12.90%) Consultant
4 15 (12.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 14 (11.29%) Data Analyst
6 13 (10.48%) Tableau Developer
7 12 (9.68%) Data Engineer
8 10 (8.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 9 (7.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) SQL Developer
11 7 (5.65%) Tableau Consultant
12 6 (4.84%) Azure Engineer
12 6 (4.84%) Business Analyst
12 6 (4.84%) Report Analyst
12 6 (4.84%) VBA Developer
13 5 (4.03%) Analyst Developer
13 5 (4.03%) ETL Developer
13 5 (4.03%) SQL Analyst
14 4 (3.23%) Big Data Engineer
14 4 (3.23%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.26%) Kafka
2 7 (5.65%) XML
3 3 (2.42%) .NET
3 3 (2.42%) HTML
3 3 (2.42%) PySpark
4 2 (1.61%) Celery
4 2 (1.61%) HTML5
4 2 (1.61%) JMS
4 2 (1.61%) REST
5 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.81%) Backbone.js
5 1 (0.81%) CSS
5 1 (0.81%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (0.81%) NumPy
5 1 (0.81%) React
5 1 (0.81%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.81%) Sass
5 1 (0.81%) scikit-learn
5 1 (0.81%) WCF
5 1 (0.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.26%) Equities
2 9 (7.26%) Fixed Income
3 8 (6.45%) Algorithms
4 7 (5.65%) Derivative
5 6 (4.84%) Fintech
5 6 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.03%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (3.23%) Podcast
7 4 (3.23%) Tandem
7 4 (3.23%) User Experience
8 3 (2.42%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.61%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.81%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.81%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.81%) Robotics
10 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.77%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (35.48%) Visualisation
3 39 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (25.00%) Analytics
5 25 (20.16%) Data Visualisation
6 24 (19.35%) Data Modelling
7 22 (17.74%) ETL
8 21 (16.94%) Data Analysis
9 19 (15.32%) Data Science
10 16 (12.90%) E-Commerce
11 14 (11.29%) Dashboard Development
12 12 (9.68%) Asset Management
12 12 (9.68%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 11 (8.87%) Data Analytics
13 11 (8.87%) Scrum
14 10 (8.06%) Data Integration
14 10 (8.06%) DevOps
14 10 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (7.26%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (7.26%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 86 (69.35%) SQL
2 42 (33.87%) Python
3 23 (18.55%) R
4 13 (10.48%) VBA
5 10 (8.06%) Java
6 9 (7.26%) C#
6 9 (7.26%) Scala
7 7 (5.65%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.84%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.61%) C
10 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.81%) BeanShell
11 1 (0.81%) C++
11 1 (0.81%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.81%) MCP
3 1 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.61%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) IFRS
3 1 (0.81%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 9 (7.26%) Apache Flume
2 3 (2.42%) HDFS
3 2 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) Ambari
1 3 (2.42%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (2.42%) Oozie
1 3 (2.42%) Prometheus
1 3 (2.42%) Terraform
2 2 (1.61%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.81%) Ansible
3 1 (0.81%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.81%) Puppet
3 1 (0.81%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (16.94%) Google
2 19 (15.32%) Microsoft
3 15 (12.10%) Alteryx
4 12 (9.68%) Oracle
5 8 (6.45%) Informatica
6 6 (4.84%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (4.84%) Talend
7 5 (4.03%) Bloomberg
7 5 (4.03%) FactSet
7 5 (4.03%) GoldenSource
7 5 (4.03%) IBM
8 4 (3.23%) Cognos
8 4 (3.23%) New Relic
9 2 (1.61%) Pega
9 2 (1.61%) Teradata
10 1 (0.81%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.81%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.81%) Murex
10 1 (0.81%) Splunk