Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 February 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 301 362
Rank change year-on-year +65 +61 +83
Contract jobs citing Tableau 1,057 716 632
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.13% 0.80% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 2.70% 1.80% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 739 476 454
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £295 £278 £313
90th Percentile £607 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 2
England median hourly rate £36.25 £26.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.42% -21.80% -8.90%
10th Percentile £20.50 £24.94 £22.93
90th Percentile £40.00 £33.75 £44.98
UK median hourly rate £36.25 £26.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year +39.42% -21.80% -8.90%

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 39,137 39,814 42,427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.00% 44.76% 42.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,900 24,717 25,586
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
10th Percentile £238 £250 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,312 1,467 1,730
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.78% +7.66%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.29 £10.08
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.60 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +7.98%

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Tableau as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Tableau in England

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tableau in England

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tableau in England over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tableau in England

Tableau
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tableau in England

Tableau
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tableau in England over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Tableau in England

Tableau
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tableau within the England region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +36 612 £450 - 132
South East +97 181 £400 +6.67% 18
North of England +11 90 £350 -6.67% 35
South West +81 81 £415 -2.35% 11
Midlands +22 66 £400 +23.08% 25
Yorkshire -4 47 £370 -1.33% 15
North West -13 39 £325 -18.75% 19
East Midlands +14 34 £403 +23.85% 14
West Midlands +13 32 £400 +23.08% 11
East of England -1 30 £350 -17.65% 15
North East +55 9 £610 - 1
Tableau
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 England region with a requirement for Tableau.

1 579 (54.78%) SQL
2 554 (52.41%) Business Intelligence
3 440 (41.63%) Analytics
4 381 (36.05%) Visualisation
5 248 (23.46%) Finance
6 242 (22.89%) Analytical Skills
7 240 (22.71%) SQL Server
8 239 (22.61%) Data Warehouse
9 227 (21.48%) Power BI
10 211 (19.96%) Python
11 198 (18.73%) ETL
11 198 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
12 189 (17.88%) Microsoft Excel
13 178 (16.84%) Data Visualisation
14 177 (16.75%) Big Data
15 170 (16.08%) Data Modelling
16 164 (15.52%) R
17 161 (15.23%) Data Science
18 158 (14.95%) Microsoft
19 157 (14.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 149 (14.10%) Data Analysis
21 141 (13.34%) Hadoop
22 138 (13.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 134 (12.68%) Degree
24 121 (11.45%) SAP
25 115 (10.88%) QlikView
26 106 (10.03%) Apache Spark
27 105 (9.93%) Machine Learning
27 105 (9.93%) Data Analytics
28 102 (9.65%) SAS

Tableau
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 106 (10.03%) Apache Spark
2 102 (9.65%) SAS
3 24 (2.27%) Jupyter
3 24 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 23 (2.18%) Apache Pig
5 14 (1.32%) Confluence
6 6 (0.57%) Apache
6 6 (0.57%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
7 5 (0.47%) nginx
8 4 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.19%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.19%) IIS
10 2 (0.19%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.095%) Luigi
11 1 (0.095%) Tornado
11 1 (0.095%) WebSphere
Applications
1 189 (17.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 75 (7.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 26 (2.46%) SPSS
4 23 (2.18%) Microsoft Office
5 16 (1.51%) MS Visio
6 13 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.85%) Stata
8 5 (0.47%) Weka
9 3 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.28%) InVision
9 3 (0.28%) Simulink
10 1 (0.095%) Gephi
10 1 (0.095%) NUKE
10 1 (0.095%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.095%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 16 (1.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 9 (0.85%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.76%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.28%) Primavera
5 2 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.095%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.095%) HFM
6 1 (0.095%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.095%) Minerva
6 1 (0.095%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.095%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.095%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.095%) Radian6
6 1 (0.095%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.095%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 96 (9.08%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (7.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (4.54%) Google Analytics
4 31 (2.93%) Adobe Analytics
5 24 (2.27%) GitHub
6 23 (2.18%) Amazon S3
6 23 (2.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (1.80%) Bluemix
7 19 (1.80%) IBM Cloud
8 10 (0.95%) SaaS
9 6 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (0.57%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 5 (0.47%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (0.47%) PaaS
11 4 (0.38%) Data Lake Analytics
11 4 (0.38%) Google Tag Manager
12 3 (0.28%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 3 (0.28%) IaaS
12 3 (0.28%) npm
12 3 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.57%) Internet
1 6 (0.57%) SMS
2 5 (0.47%) Kerberos
3 4 (0.38%) 3G
3 4 (0.38%) 4G
3 4 (0.38%) VoLTE
4 2 (0.19%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.095%) DNS
5 1 (0.095%) FTP
5 1 (0.095%) Intranet
5 1 (0.095%) IPsec
5 1 (0.095%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (22.71%) SQL Server
2 239 (22.61%) Data Warehouse
3 227 (21.48%) Power BI
4 177 (16.75%) Big Data
5 157 (14.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 141 (13.34%) Hadoop
7 138 (13.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 115 (10.88%) QlikView
9 94 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
10 78 (7.38%) Apache Hive
11 77 (7.28%) Spotfire
12 69 (6.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 63 (5.96%) Amazon Redshift
14 59 (5.58%) Data Mining
15 51 (4.82%) Relational Database
16 47 (4.45%) SAP BW
17 46 (4.35%) Data Lake
18 43 (4.07%) Sqoop
19 40 (3.78%) NoSQL
20 37 (3.50%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 27 (2.55%) Jenkins
2 25 (2.37%) Git (software)
3 22 (2.08%) JIRA
4 13 (1.23%) ERwin
5 11 (1.04%) Subversion
6 10 (0.95%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.47%) Toad
9 4 (0.38%) ProC
10 3 (0.28%) Bower
11 2 (0.19%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.19%) Capybara
11 2 (0.19%) Crashlytics
11 2 (0.19%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.19%) RSpec
12 1 (0.095%) Android Studio
12 1 (0.095%) Appium
12 1 (0.095%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.095%) MSI
General
1 248 (23.46%) Finance
2 95 (8.99%) Banking
3 86 (8.14%) Marketing
4 56 (5.30%) Retail
5 28 (2.65%) Manufacturing
6 23 (2.18%) Games
7 19 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.61%) Investment Banking
8 17 (1.61%) Legal
9 15 (1.42%) Advertising
9 15 (1.42%) Publishing
10 14 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (1.23%) Front Office
12 7 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.47%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.38%) Law
15 2 (0.19%) Automotive
15 2 (0.19%) Electronics
15 2 (0.19%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 346 (32.73%) Analyst
2 325 (30.75%) Developer
3 153 (14.47%) Data Analyst
4 115 (10.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 104 (9.84%) Tableau Developer
6 86 (8.14%) Data Scientist
6 86 (8.14%) SQL Developer
7 85 (8.04%) Consultant
8 78 (7.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 63 (5.96%) Business Analyst
10 52 (4.92%) Architect
11 50 (4.73%) Data Engineer
12 41 (3.88%) SQL Analyst
13 34 (3.22%) Data Architect
14 33 (3.12%) Insight Analyst
14 33 (3.12%) Tableau Consultant
15 31 (2.93%) Data Business Analyst
15 31 (2.93%) SSIS Developer
16 27 (2.55%) Report Analyst
17 26 (2.46%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (3.97%) Kafka
2 40 (3.78%) D3.js
3 38 (3.60%) .NET
4 29 (2.74%) NumPy
5 28 (2.65%) Pandas
6 23 (2.18%) HTML
6 23 (2.18%) PySpark
7 20 (1.89%) Matplotlib
7 20 (1.89%) XML
8 17 (1.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 17 (1.61%) Unreal Engine
8 17 (1.61%) Web Services
9 14 (1.32%) CSS
10 13 (1.23%) J2EE
10 13 (1.23%) MDX
11 12 (1.14%) AngularJS
11 12 (1.14%) Natural Language Processing
12 11 (1.04%) REST
13 10 (0.95%) scikit-learn
14 9 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 242 (22.89%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (6.62%) Computer Science
3 50 (4.73%) Management Information System
4 38 (3.60%) Data Structures
5 35 (3.31%) User Experience
6 23 (2.18%) FMCG
7 20 (1.89%) Algorithms
8 17 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
9 14 (1.32%) NHS
10 11 (1.04%) Fintech
10 11 (1.04%) Market Risk
11 9 (0.85%) Reference Data
12 8 (0.76%) Clustering
12 8 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (0.76%) Mobile App
13 6 (0.57%) Reinsurance
14 5 (0.47%) Analytical Mindset
14 5 (0.47%) iPad
14 5 (0.47%) Virtual Team
15 4 (0.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (2.18%) Linux
2 17 (1.61%) Unix
3 6 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (0.57%) Windows
4 4 (0.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.19%) Android
5 2 (0.19%) Kali Linux
5 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.095%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.095%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (52.41%) Business Intelligence
2 440 (41.63%) Analytics
3 381 (36.05%) Visualisation
4 198 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
4 198 (18.73%) ETL
5 178 (16.84%) Data Visualisation
6 170 (16.08%) Data Modelling
7 161 (15.23%) Data Science
8 149 (14.10%) Data Analysis
9 105 (9.93%) Data Analytics
9 105 (9.93%) Machine Learning
10 97 (9.18%) Data Management
11 80 (7.57%) Statistics
12 79 (7.47%) Mathematics
13 77 (7.28%) Dashboard Development
14 71 (6.72%) Scrum
15 61 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
16 58 (5.49%) Project Management
17 50 (4.73%) DevOps
18 49 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 579 (54.78%) SQL
2 211 (19.96%) Python
3 164 (15.52%) R
4 89 (8.42%) T-SQL
5 74 (7.00%) Java
6 61 (5.77%) VBA
7 51 (4.82%) C#
8 36 (3.41%) JavaScript
8 36 (3.41%) Scala
9 32 (3.03%) PL/SQL
10 20 (1.89%) MATLAB
11 13 (1.23%) PowerShell
12 10 (0.95%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.76%) C
13 8 (0.76%) PHP
13 8 (0.76%) VBScript
14 7 (0.66%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.66%) SAS Macro
14 7 (0.66%) VB
15 5 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 134 (12.68%) Degree
2 41 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 29 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (0.95%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.66%) ISEB
7 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.47%) MCSE
10 4 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.28%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.19%) ACCA
12 2 (0.19%) CEH
12 2 (0.19%) CIMA
12 2 (0.19%) CISM
12 2 (0.19%) CISSP
12 2 (0.19%) IIBA
12 2 (0.19%) PhD
12 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.15%) Data Quality
2 30 (2.84%) QA
3 11 (1.04%) CDISC
3 11 (1.04%) GDPR
3 11 (1.04%) SLA
4 6 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.28%) GAMP
6 3 (0.28%) GCP
6 3 (0.28%) PMO
7 2 (0.19%) HL7
7 2 (0.19%) MiFID
8 1 (0.095%) Basel II
8 1 (0.095%) FATCA
8 1 (0.095%) IFRS
8 1 (0.095%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.095%) PSD2
8 1 (0.095%) SEPA
System Software
1 39 (3.69%) Apache Flume
1 39 (3.69%) HDFS
2 19 (1.80%) Docker
3 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.095%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.095%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.095%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (3.22%) Hadoop YARN
2 28 (2.65%) Oozie
3 21 (1.99%) Ambari
4 12 (1.14%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.76%) Ansible
5 8 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.38%) Salt
7 3 (0.28%) Mesos
8 2 (0.19%) Control-M
8 2 (0.19%) Kibana
8 2 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.095%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.095%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.095%) Puppet
9 1 (0.095%) Terraform
Vendors
1 158 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 121 (11.45%) SAP
3 88 (8.33%) Oracle
4 71 (6.72%) Google
5 64 (6.05%) Cognos
6 47 (4.45%) Adobe
7 42 (3.97%) Cloudera
8 41 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
9 37 (3.50%) Alteryx
10 36 (3.41%) IBM
11 31 (2.93%) MicroStrategy
12 29 (2.74%) Informatica
13 26 (2.46%) MuleSoft
14 22 (2.08%) Hortonworks
15 16 (1.51%) Talend
16 13 (1.23%) Teradata
17 11 (1.04%) Omniture
18 10 (0.95%) ServiceNow
19 9 (0.85%) MapR
19 9 (0.85%) Pega