The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 24 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 - 87
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Tableau 14 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.17% - 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 3.43% - 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £500 - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £381
% change year-on-year -11.76% +11.47%  
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 Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 408 604 412
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 34.23% 44.84% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 287 199
Median daily rate £400 £419 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.47% +19.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £290 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
Median hourly rate £34.20 £15.82 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.21% -60.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £12.15 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £48.50 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tableau in Edinburgh

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tableau in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tableau in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Tableau.

1 14 (73.68%) Analytics
2 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 9 (47.37%) QlikView
4 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
4 8 (42.11%) SAS
4 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) PhD
5 7 (36.84%) MATLAB
5 7 (36.84%) Applied Mathematics
5 7 (36.84%) Spotfire
5 7 (36.84%) Statistics
5 7 (36.84%) Risk Analytics
5 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
5 7 (36.84%) Machine Learning
5 7 (36.84%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) Econometrics
6 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (26.32%) Cognos
6 5 (26.32%) Python
6 5 (26.32%) VBA
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (15.79%) Big Data
8 3 (15.79%) ClickTale

Tableau
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (42.11%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (15.79%) UserZoom
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Google Analytics
1 3 (15.79%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) QlikView
2 7 (36.84%) Spotfire
3 5 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (15.79%) Big Data
6 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.26%) DataStage
6 1 (5.26%) Looker
6 1 (5.26%) MS Access
6 1 (5.26%) MySQL
6 1 (5.26%) PowerCenter
6 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Tableau Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Digital Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Analytics Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Google Analytics Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Cognos Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Quantitative Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Analytics
2 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
3 7 (36.84%) Applied Mathematics
3 7 (36.84%) Machine Learning
3 7 (36.84%) Regulatory Compliance
3 7 (36.84%) Risk Analytics
3 7 (36.84%) Statistics
3 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
4 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) Econometrics
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (15.79%) A/B Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
6 3 (15.79%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
6 3 (15.79%) Digital Analytics
6 3 (15.79%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Data Management
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) MATLAB
3 5 (26.32%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) VBA
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) PhD
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) APMP
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cognos
2 3 (15.79%) ClickTale
2 3 (15.79%) Google
3 2 (10.53%) Alteryx
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Ab Initio
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Informatica
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Talend