Period
to 23 January 2020

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 January 2020 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 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 222 260 237
Rank change year-on-year +38 -23 +81
Contract jobs citing Tableau 790 970 1,065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.20% 1.06% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 2.51% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 655 768
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £600 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 17
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% -27.54% +32.69%
10th Percentile £18.00 £17.00 £21.05
90th Percentile £34.00 £43.75 £39.25
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £24.80 £34.50
% change year-on-year -3.23% -28.12% +32.69%

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 28,716 38,610 39,161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.59% 42.28% 42.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,017 24,182 24,869
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £225 £260 £238
90th Percentile £645 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,191 1,374 1,296
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
10th Percentile £11.79 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £52.70 £47.50 £45.38
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.43
% change year-on-year +8.57% +0.40% +2.53%

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

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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 January 2020.

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 January 2020.

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 January 2020. 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 +33 460 £500 +5.26% 119
South East +55 121 £500 +8.11% 38
East of England +62 71 £420 -6.67% 21
North of England -4 59 £434 +2.06% 43
Midlands +53 45 £425 +21.43% 21
North West +14 36 £444 +10.94% 33
West Midlands +66 35 £425 +21.43% 14
South West +4 33 £445 +4.71% 26
Yorkshire +21 23 £428 +0.59% 8
East Midlands +26 10 £400 +23.08% 6
Tableau
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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.

1 496 (62.78%) SQL
2 494 (62.53%) Business Intelligence
3 373 (47.22%) Power BI
3 373 (47.22%) Power Platform
4 320 (40.51%) Visualisation
5 284 (35.95%) Analytics
6 253 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
7 237 (30.00%) Python
8 215 (27.22%) Data Warehouse
9 209 (26.46%) Data Visualisation
10 207 (26.20%) SQL Server
11 206 (26.08%) ETL
12 192 (24.30%) Finance
13 172 (21.77%) Microsoft
14 170 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
15 156 (19.75%) Data Modelling
16 149 (18.86%) Azure
17 136 (17.22%) Microsoft Excel
18 117 (14.81%) AWS
19 111 (14.05%) Data Science
20 110 (13.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 106 (13.42%) Data Analysis
22 103 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 103 (13.04%) Big Data
23 101 (12.78%) Degree
24 94 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 93 (11.77%) QlikView
26 82 (10.38%) Machine Learning
27 78 (9.87%) Git (software)
28 77 (9.75%) Data Analytics

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 67 (8.48%) Apache Spark
2 25 (3.16%) Apache
2 25 (3.16%) Jupyter
3 22 (2.78%) SAS
4 18 (2.28%) SharePoint
5 12 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (1.52%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.63%) Apache Airflow
6 5 (0.63%) Confluence
7 3 (0.38%) CMS
7 3 (0.38%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.25%) Luigi
8 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 136 (17.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.76%) SPSS
5 5 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 10 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.51%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.38%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.25%) Unica
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.13%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 373 (47.22%) Power Platform
2 149 (18.86%) Azure
3 117 (14.81%) AWS
4 45 (5.70%) Azure Data Factory
5 39 (4.94%) GCP
6 29 (3.67%) PaaS
7 27 (3.42%) Google Analytics
8 26 (3.29%) Azure Machine Learning
9 20 (2.53%) Amazon Kinesis
10 13 (1.65%) Amazon S3
11 11 (1.39%) GitHub
11 11 (1.39%) Office 365
12 10 (1.27%) Adobe Analytics
12 10 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
13 8 (1.01%) IaaS
14 7 (0.89%) Serverless
15 6 (0.76%) Amazon EMR
16 5 (0.63%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.63%) Firewall
2 4 (0.51%) Internet
2 4 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (0.38%) Intranet
3 3 (0.38%) Skype
3 3 (0.38%) Telepresence
4 2 (0.25%) Extranet
4 2 (0.25%) SSL
5 1 (0.13%) 2G
5 1 (0.13%) 3G
5 1 (0.13%) 4G
5 1 (0.13%) 5G
5 1 (0.13%) HTTP
5 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.13%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (47.22%) Power BI
2 215 (27.22%) Data Warehouse
3 207 (26.20%) SQL Server
4 110 (13.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 103 (13.04%) Big Data
5 103 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 94 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 93 (11.77%) QlikView
8 75 (9.49%) Hadoop
9 72 (9.11%) Data Lake
10 61 (7.72%) OLAP
11 54 (6.84%) NoSQL
12 46 (5.82%) Amazon Redshift
13 45 (5.70%) Relational Database
14 34 (4.30%) Apache Hive
15 29 (3.67%) Data Mining
15 29 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
16 26 (3.29%) Snowflake Schema
17 25 (3.16%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 25 (3.16%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 78 (9.87%) Git (software)
2 39 (4.94%) JIRA
3 28 (3.54%) Octopus Deploy
4 26 (3.29%) TeamCity
5 13 (1.65%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.39%) Visual Studio
7 10 (1.27%) Gerrit
7 10 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.76%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.51%) Artifactory
10 4 (0.51%) Buildbot
10 4 (0.51%) Robot Framework
11 3 (0.38%) ERwin
11 3 (0.38%) GitLab
11 3 (0.38%) Maven
11 3 (0.38%) Selenium
12 2 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.25%) webpack
General
1 192 (24.30%) Finance
2 54 (6.84%) Marketing
3 43 (5.44%) Retail
4 42 (5.32%) Banking
5 21 (2.66%) Public Sector
6 18 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.65%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.39%) Front Office
9 11 (1.39%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.39%) Law
9 11 (1.39%) Legal
9 11 (1.39%) Publishing
10 6 (0.76%) Advertising
11 5 (0.63%) Electronics
11 5 (0.63%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.63%) French Language
11 5 (0.63%) Games
12 3 (0.38%) Automotive
12 3 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 301 (38.10%) Developer
2 204 (25.82%) Analyst
3 119 (15.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 97 (12.28%) Tableau Developer
5 95 (12.03%) Data Analyst
6 82 (10.38%) Data Engineer
7 76 (9.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 65 (8.23%) SQL Developer
9 55 (6.96%) Architect
10 46 (5.82%) Data Scientist
11 43 (5.44%) Data Architect
12 42 (5.32%) Tableau Analyst
13 37 (4.68%) Consultant
14 33 (4.18%) SQL Analyst
15 31 (3.92%) SQL BI Developer
16 29 (3.67%) Business Analyst
17 28 (3.54%) Power BI Developer
17 28 (3.54%) Python Developer
18 26 (3.29%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
19 25 (3.16%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (5.70%) .NET
2 31 (3.92%) React
3 30 (3.80%) HTML
4 28 (3.54%) AngularJS
5 26 (3.29%) CSS
6 25 (3.16%) Pandas
6 25 (3.16%) XML
7 23 (2.91%) ASP.NET
7 23 (2.91%) JSON
8 22 (2.78%) PySpark
9 21 (2.66%) NumPy
10 20 (2.53%) Kafka
11 19 (2.41%) TensorFlow
12 17 (2.15%) MDX
12 17 (2.15%) scikit-learn
13 16 (2.03%) Keras
14 14 (1.77%) Web Services
15 12 (1.52%) D3.js
16 10 (1.27%) REST
17 7 (0.89%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 170 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (3.29%) Hedge funds
3 25 (3.16%) Public Cloud
4 24 (3.04%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (2.66%) Data Structures
5 21 (2.66%) User Experience
6 18 (2.28%) Algorithms
7 16 (2.03%) Management Information System
8 15 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (1.27%) Equities
10 9 (1.14%) NHS
11 8 (1.01%) Replication
12 7 (0.89%) Lidar
13 6 (0.76%) Reference Data
14 5 (0.63%) Life Science
14 5 (0.63%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.63%) Smart City
14 5 (0.63%) Social Media
15 4 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.51%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (1.77%) Unix
2 9 (1.14%) Linux
3 8 (1.01%) Windows
4 2 (0.25%) Android
4 2 (0.25%) VMS
4 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 494 (62.53%) Business Intelligence
2 320 (40.51%) Visualisation
3 284 (35.95%) Analytics
4 253 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
5 209 (26.46%) Data Visualisation
6 206 (26.08%) ETL
7 156 (19.75%) Data Modelling
8 111 (14.05%) Data Science
9 106 (13.42%) Data Analysis
10 82 (10.38%) Machine Learning
11 77 (9.75%) Data Analytics
12 71 (8.99%) Mathematics
13 67 (8.48%) DevOps
13 67 (8.48%) Problem-Solving
13 67 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management
14 63 (7.97%) Computer Science
15 58 (7.34%) Migration
16 47 (5.95%) Artificial Intelligence
16 47 (5.95%) TDD
17 45 (5.70%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 496 (62.78%) SQL
2 237 (30.00%) Python
3 72 (9.11%) R
4 67 (8.48%) PowerShell
5 65 (8.23%) T-SQL
6 56 (7.09%) C#
7 35 (4.43%) VBA
8 34 (4.30%) Java
9 28 (3.54%) Scala
10 25 (3.16%) Bash Shell
11 23 (2.91%) JavaScript
12 18 (2.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 12 (1.52%) Go
13 12 (1.52%) Perl
14 11 (1.39%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.14%) C
16 8 (1.01%) Kotlin
16 8 (1.01%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.89%) Ruby
18 6 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 101 (12.78%) Degree
2 37 (4.68%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.92%) SC Cleared
4 25 (3.16%) PhD
5 15 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (1.65%) Master's Degree
6 13 (1.65%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.76%) ACCA
7 6 (0.76%) CIMA
7 6 (0.76%) Postgraduate
8 5 (0.63%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.38%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.38%) PMP
10 2 (0.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 2 (0.25%) CEH
10 2 (0.25%) CISSP
10 2 (0.25%) CSSLP
10 2 (0.25%) ISSAP
10 2 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.95%) Data Quality
2 30 (3.80%) QA
3 9 (1.14%) PMO
4 5 (0.63%) MiFID
5 4 (0.51%) EMIR
5 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.38%) PSD2
7 2 (0.25%) GDPR
7 2 (0.25%) IFRS
8 1 (0.13%) HL7
8 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (2.78%) HDFS
2 11 (1.39%) Docker
3 3 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.25%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (2.41%) Hadoop YARN
2 13 (1.65%) Kubernetes
3 12 (1.52%) Puppet
4 8 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.01%) Terraform
5 7 (0.89%) Ansible
5 7 (0.89%) Control-M
6 3 (0.38%) Matomo
6 3 (0.38%) Oozie
7 2 (0.25%) Nessus
7 2 (0.25%) Salt
8 1 (0.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 172 (21.77%) Microsoft
2 68 (8.61%) Cognos
2 68 (8.61%) Oracle
3 65 (8.23%) Alteryx
4 48 (6.08%) Google
5 39 (4.94%) MicroStrategy
6 34 (4.30%) SAP
7 23 (2.91%) Informatica
7 23 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
8 22 (2.78%) Talend
9 15 (1.90%) Cloudera
10 14 (1.77%) Adobe
10 14 (1.77%) Teradata
11 10 (1.27%) Ab Initio
11 10 (1.27%) IBM
11 10 (1.27%) Palantir
12 9 (1.14%) Databricks
13 8 (1.01%) Hortonworks
14 7 (0.89%) Foundry
15 5 (0.63%) DoubleClick