Period
to 4 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Tableau skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tableau over the 6 months to 4 March 2021 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.

Tableau
UK > England
6 months to
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 219 215 261
Rank change year-on-year -4 +46 -17
Contract jobs citing Tableau 451 735 968
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.16% 1.21% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.48% 5.60% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 537 687
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £284 £313 £313
90th Percentile £613 £675 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 12
Median hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.26% -22.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22.00 £21.15 £17.00
90th Percentile £71.62 £37.68 £57.59
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £27.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year +28.44% -22.14% -6.67%

Tableau is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 8,223 13,130 20,505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.12% 21.57% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,712 9,052 14,440
Median daily rate £495 £488 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% +0.52% +2.11%
10th Percentile £313 £323 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.63% - +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 184 207
Median hourly rate £24.75 £25.80 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.06% -14.01% -9.09%
10th Percentile £13.28 £13.83 £14.00
90th Percentile £61.60 £63.71 £56.50
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.60 £27.50
% change year-on-year +1.58% -6.93% -16.67%

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Tableau in England

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Tableau in England.

Daily rate trend for Tableau in England

Tableau
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Tableau in England over the 6 months to 4 March 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Tableau in England

Tableau
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Tableau in England.

Hourly rate trend for Tableau in England

Tableau
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Tableau in England over the 6 months to 4 March 2021.

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 4 March 2021. 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 -8 302 £469 -1.32% 68
North of England +73 51 £400 -13.45% 13
South East +13 33 £375 -21.05% 7
North West +46 27 £325 -35.00% 13
Yorkshire +43 22 £418 -4.50%
South West +76 15 £438 -2.78% 15
Midlands +14 12 £400 -5.88% 6
East of England -4 10 £515 +22.62% 3
East Midlands +23 7 £313 -35.90% 1
West Midlands +12 5 £450 +5.88% 5
North East +36 2 £400 -11.11%
Tableau
UK

For the 6 months to 4 March 2021, 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.

1 276 (61.20%) SQL
2 249 (55.21%) Business Intelligence
3 165 (36.59%) Analytics
4 157 (34.81%) Power BI
4 157 (34.81%) Power Platform
5 156 (34.59%) Python
6 151 (33.48%) Visualisation
7 110 (24.39%) Finance
8 107 (23.73%) Data Modelling
9 103 (22.84%) Data Warehouse
9 103 (22.84%) Agile Software Development
10 89 (19.73%) Analytical Skills
11 86 (19.07%) AWS
11 86 (19.07%) Data Visualisation
12 79 (17.52%) Azure
13 76 (16.85%) ETL
13 76 (16.85%) SQL Server
14 67 (14.86%) Data Analysis
15 62 (13.75%) Data Science
16 60 (13.30%) Microsoft Excel
17 55 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
18 54 (11.97%) DevOps
19 51 (11.31%) Oracle
19 51 (11.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 51 (11.31%) R
20 50 (11.09%) Data Analytics
21 47 (10.42%) Security Cleared
22 46 (10.20%) Data Management
23 44 (9.76%) Microsoft
24 42 (9.31%) SC Cleared

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 32 (7.10%) Apache Spark
2 28 (6.21%) SAS
3 23 (5.10%) Confluence
4 6 (1.33%) Jupyter
4 6 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.67%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.44%) Apache
6 2 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (0.44%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.22%) DataSynapse
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 60 (13.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (3.55%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (2.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.11%) SPSS
5 4 (0.89%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) ContrOCC
2 1 (0.22%) FastStats
2 1 (0.22%) FastStats PeopleStage
2 1 (0.22%) Maximo
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.22%) UltiPro
Cloud Services
1 157 (34.81%) Power Platform
2 86 (19.07%) AWS
3 79 (17.52%) Azure
4 31 (6.87%) Amazon S3
5 22 (4.88%) GCP
6 19 (4.21%) Google Analytics
7 16 (3.55%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (3.55%) Amazon EMR
8 15 (3.33%) Amazon Glacier
9 11 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
9 11 (2.44%) Serverless
10 10 (2.22%) Azure Data Factory
11 8 (1.77%) AWS CodePipeline
11 8 (1.77%) SaaS
12 7 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (1.55%) AWS CodeCommit
13 6 (1.33%) Amazon Kinesis
13 6 (1.33%) Azure Machine Learning
14 5 (1.11%) Adobe Analytics
14 5 (1.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.22%) DNS
1 1 (0.22%) DSL
1 1 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (0.22%) RTMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (34.81%) Power BI
2 103 (22.84%) Data Warehouse
3 76 (16.85%) SQL Server
4 51 (11.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 42 (9.31%) Relational Database
6 40 (8.87%) Amazon Redshift
7 37 (8.20%) Tableau Server
8 35 (7.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 33 (7.32%) Big Data
10 30 (6.65%) Tableau Desktop
11 28 (6.21%) QlikView
12 27 (5.99%) Hadoop
13 23 (5.10%) Data Lake
13 23 (5.10%) Oracle Database
14 22 (4.88%) Looker
15 21 (4.66%) Qlik Sense
15 21 (4.66%) Snowflake Schema
16 19 (4.21%) BigQuery
17 18 (3.99%) Spotfire
18 17 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 32 (7.10%) JIRA
2 18 (3.99%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.66%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (1.11%) ER Studio
6 5 (1.11%) ERwin
7 4 (0.89%) RStudio
7 4 (0.89%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.44%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.22%) GitLab
9 1 (0.22%) kappa
9 1 (0.22%) Maven
9 1 (0.22%) ProC
9 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.22%) Toad
9 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 110 (24.39%) Finance
2 33 (7.32%) Banking
3 25 (5.54%) Public Sector
4 23 (5.10%) Retail
5 18 (3.99%) Marketing
5 18 (3.99%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.44%) Publishing
6 11 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.22%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.77%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.77%) Law
9 6 (1.33%) Legal
10 5 (1.11%) Electronics
10 5 (1.11%) Front Office
11 4 (0.89%) Billing
12 3 (0.67%) Automotive
12 3 (0.67%) Local Government
13 2 (0.44%) Advertising
14 1 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 144 (31.93%) Analyst
2 121 (26.83%) Developer
3 76 (16.85%) Data Engineer
4 68 (15.08%) Data Analyst
5 53 (11.75%) Tableau Developer
6 36 (7.98%) Architect
7 32 (7.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 31 (6.87%) SQL Developer
9 23 (5.10%) AWS Engineer
9 23 (5.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 20 (4.43%) Data Architect
10 20 (4.43%) Python Engineer
11 19 (4.21%) Data Scientist
12 17 (3.77%) SQL Analyst
13 16 (3.55%) Consultant
14 15 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
15 13 (2.88%) Python Developer
15 13 (2.88%) SQL Data Analyst
16 12 (2.66%) AWS Developer
16 12 (2.66%) Tableau Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.21%) JSON
2 18 (3.99%) NumPy
3 17 (3.77%) Kafka
4 14 (3.10%) XML
5 11 (2.44%) .NET
5 11 (2.44%) Pandas
6 9 (2.00%) PySpark
7 7 (1.55%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (1.55%) HTML
7 7 (1.55%) Shiny
8 6 (1.33%) Middleware
8 6 (1.33%) Node.js
9 5 (1.11%) CSS
9 5 (1.11%) scikit-learn
9 5 (1.11%) SciPy
10 4 (0.89%) D3.js
10 4 (0.89%) Matplotlib
10 4 (0.89%) TensorFlow
10 4 (0.89%) Web Services
11 3 (0.67%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 89 (19.73%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.43%) Data Structures
3 23 (5.10%) NHS
4 21 (4.66%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.99%) Public Cloud
6 17 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (2.88%) User Experience
8 11 (2.44%) Fixed Income
9 9 (2.00%) FMCG
10 6 (1.33%) VSAM
11 5 (1.11%) Equities
11 5 (1.11%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.11%) Reference Data
12 4 (0.89%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.67%) Derivative
13 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.67%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.67%) Online Banking
14 2 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (0.44%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.10%) Linux
2 9 (2.00%) Unix
3 7 (1.55%) Windows
4 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (55.21%) Business Intelligence
2 165 (36.59%) Analytics
3 151 (33.48%) Visualisation
4 107 (23.73%) Data Modelling
5 103 (22.84%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (19.07%) Data Visualisation
7 76 (16.85%) ETL
8 67 (14.86%) Data Analysis
9 62 (13.75%) Data Science
10 55 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
11 54 (11.97%) DevOps
12 50 (11.09%) Data Analytics
13 46 (10.20%) Data Management
14 40 (8.87%) Data Integration
15 39 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
16 33 (7.32%) Decision-Making
17 32 (7.10%) Data Governance
17 32 (7.10%) Requirements Gathering
18 28 (6.21%) Migration
19 27 (5.99%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 276 (61.20%) SQL
2 156 (34.59%) Python
3 51 (11.31%) R
4 30 (6.65%) PowerShell
5 25 (5.54%) PL/SQL
6 22 (4.88%) Java
7 19 (4.21%) Bash Shell
7 19 (4.21%) T-SQL
8 13 (2.88%) C#
9 12 (2.66%) JavaScript
9 12 (2.66%) Scala
10 9 (2.00%) VBA
11 4 (0.89%) Go
12 3 (0.67%) VB
13 2 (0.44%) C
13 2 (0.44%) Ruby
13 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.22%) Groovy
14 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 47 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 42 (9.31%) SC Cleared
3 25 (5.54%) Degree
4 8 (1.77%) PhD
5 6 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.33%) Tableau Certification
6 4 (0.89%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.22%) ISEB
9 1 (0.22%) MBA
9 1 (0.22%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.43%) Data Quality
2 23 (5.10%) QA
3 6 (1.33%) GDPR
4 5 (1.11%) IFRS
5 1 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17025
5 1 (0.22%) ISO17020
5 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.22%) PMO
5 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.44%) Docker
2 8 (1.77%) HDFS
3 3 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.44%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (2.44%) Terraform
2 10 (2.22%) Ansible
3 7 (1.55%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.55%) Puppet
4 6 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.11%) Foglight
5 5 (1.11%) Grafana
5 5 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.89%) Kibana
7 3 (0.67%) Oozie
8 2 (0.44%) logstash
9 1 (0.22%) Control-M
9 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.22%) FTK
9 1 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.22%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 51 (11.31%) Oracle
2 44 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 36 (7.98%) Alteryx
4 32 (7.10%) Google
5 22 (4.88%) Databricks
6 20 (4.43%) SAP
7 16 (3.55%) Talend
8 14 (3.10%) Adobe
8 14 (3.10%) Teradata
9 13 (2.88%) Informatica
9 13 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (2.66%) MicroStrategy
11 8 (1.77%) Dataiku
12 6 (1.33%) IBM
13 5 (1.11%) CA Agile Central
14 4 (0.89%) Cloudera
14 4 (0.89%) Cognos
14 4 (0.89%) MuleSoft
14 4 (0.89%) ServiceNow
15 3 (0.67%) Splunk