Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 258 270 349
Rank change year-on-year +12 +79 +82
Contract jobs citing Tableau 977 884 683
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.04% 0.97% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 2.47% 2.24% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 660 465
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £263
90th Percentile £600 £605 £588
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 4
England median hourly rate £27.16 £26.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.47% +1.92% -42.22%
10th Percentile £15.59 £20.75 £17.25
90th Percentile £46.50 £35.00 £29.85
UK median hourly rate £27.16 £26.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +2.47% +1.92% -42.22%

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 39,568 39,426 44,247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.99% 43.15% 44.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,794 24,533 27,456
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £626 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,491 1,277 1,558
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.25 £45.66 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -0.03% - -

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +21 642 £463 +2.78% 179
South East -44 106 £438 +16.20% 43
North of England -17 89 £415 -7.78% 45
South West +5 61 £425 +9.68% 15
North West -9 46 £425 -30.33% 21
Yorkshire -15 43 £431 +2.99% 18
Midlands -37 42 £350 -12.50% 38
East of England +5 35 £463 +2.78% 21
East Midlands +12 25 £331 -22.06% 17
West Midlands -46 17 £400 - 20
North East -10 2 £450 -26.23% 6
Tableau
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 522 (53.43%) Business Intelligence
2 504 (51.59%) SQL
3 358 (36.64%) Visualisation
4 323 (33.06%) Analytics
5 282 (28.86%) Finance
6 252 (25.79%) Power BI
7 234 (23.95%) Data Warehouse
8 219 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
9 215 (22.01%) SQL Server
10 210 (21.49%) Python
11 194 (19.86%) Data Visualisation
12 190 (19.45%) Analytical Skills
13 184 (18.83%) ETL
14 179 (18.32%) Big Data
15 167 (17.09%) Data Modelling
16 157 (16.07%) Hadoop
17 153 (15.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 144 (14.74%) Data Analysis
19 142 (14.53%) QlikView
19 142 (14.53%) Microsoft
20 128 (13.10%) Microsoft Excel
20 128 (13.10%) Amazon AWS
21 119 (12.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 116 (11.87%) Microsoft Azure
22 116 (11.87%) Data Science
23 114 (11.67%) Banking
24 102 (10.44%) R
25 101 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
26 94 (9.62%) Dashboard Development
27 93 (9.52%) Alteryx

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 85 (8.70%) SAS
2 79 (8.09%) Apache Spark
3 16 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (1.33%) Apache Solr
5 12 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.13%) Confluence
7 10 (1.02%) Apache
7 10 (1.02%) Jupyter
8 6 (0.61%) ArcGIS
9 4 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.20%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.20%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.10%) CMS
12 1 (0.10%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.10%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 128 (13.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (4.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 27 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.72%) SPSS
7 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.41%) NUKE
7 4 (0.41%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.20%) Stata
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (0.51%) HFM
2 5 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.31%) FastStats
4 3 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.31%) Workfront
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.10%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.10%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.10%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.10%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 128 (13.10%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (11.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (4.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 34 (3.48%) Amazon S3
5 25 (2.56%) Google Analytics
6 19 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (1.64%) GitHub
8 13 (1.33%) PaaS
9 12 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
9 12 (1.23%) IaaS
10 10 (1.02%) Office 365
11 8 (0.82%) Azure Machine Learning
12 7 (0.72%) Amazon Kinesis
13 6 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (0.61%) Azure Data Factory
13 6 (0.61%) Serverless
14 5 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
14 5 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 4 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 4 (0.41%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.54%) Kerberos
2 11 (1.13%) VPN
3 10 (1.02%) SSL
4 7 (0.72%) Firewall
5 6 (0.61%) HTTP
5 6 (0.61%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.31%) 3G
6 3 (0.31%) 4G
6 3 (0.31%) CTI
6 3 (0.31%) FTP
6 3 (0.31%) Internet
6 3 (0.31%) PBX
6 3 (0.31%) VoLTE
7 2 (0.20%) Broadband
7 2 (0.20%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.10%) BGP
8 1 (0.10%) Extranet
8 1 (0.10%) OSPF
8 1 (0.10%) SMS
8 1 (0.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (25.79%) Power BI
2 234 (23.95%) Data Warehouse
3 215 (22.01%) SQL Server
4 179 (18.32%) Big Data
5 157 (16.07%) Hadoop
6 153 (15.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 142 (14.53%) QlikView
8 119 (12.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 101 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
10 76 (7.78%) Apache Hive
11 64 (6.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 60 (6.14%) Relational Database
13 54 (5.53%) Data Lake
14 50 (5.12%) Spotfire
15 43 (4.40%) MongoDB
16 42 (4.30%) MySQL
17 38 (3.89%) Impala
18 37 (3.79%) HBase
18 37 (3.79%) NoSQL
19 36 (3.68%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 54 (5.53%) JIRA
2 31 (3.17%) Jenkins
3 25 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 16 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (1.33%) Bitbucket
6 10 (1.02%) Visual Studio
7 8 (0.82%) Subversion
8 7 (0.72%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.51%) ERwin
9 5 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (0.51%) RStudio
9 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.41%) Android Studio
10 4 (0.41%) FishEye
10 4 (0.41%) MSI
10 4 (0.41%) Selenium
10 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.20%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.20%) Maven
11 2 (0.20%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 282 (28.86%) Finance
2 114 (11.67%) Banking
3 65 (6.65%) Retail
4 64 (6.55%) Marketing
5 30 (3.07%) Investment Banking
6 23 (2.35%) Front Office
7 20 (2.05%) Advertising
7 20 (2.05%) Financial Institution
7 20 (2.05%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.64%) Publishing
9 15 (1.54%) Legal
9 15 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.13%) Games
11 10 (1.02%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.92%) Back Office
13 6 (0.61%) Electronics
14 5 (0.51%) Law
15 3 (0.31%) French Language
15 3 (0.31%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 332 (33.98%) Developer
2 264 (27.02%) Analyst
3 117 (11.98%) Data Analyst
4 114 (11.67%) Tableau Developer
5 104 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 89 (9.11%) Consultant
7 73 (7.47%) Data Engineer
8 55 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 55 (5.63%) SQL Developer
9 54 (5.53%) Business Analyst
10 49 (5.02%) Tableau Consultant
11 48 (4.91%) Architect
11 48 (4.91%) SQL Analyst
12 41 (4.20%) Tableau Analyst
13 32 (3.28%) Data Scientist
13 32 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
13 32 (3.28%) SQL Data Analyst
14 31 (3.17%) Senior Developer
15 28 (2.87%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 26 (2.66%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (4.30%) .NET
1 42 (4.30%) Kafka
2 31 (3.17%) HTML
2 31 (3.17%) Web Services
3 27 (2.76%) XML
4 25 (2.56%) JSON
5 23 (2.35%) Pandas
5 23 (2.35%) React
6 21 (2.15%) AngularJS
7 18 (1.84%) PySpark
8 14 (1.43%) TensorFlow
9 13 (1.33%) FIX Protocol
10 12 (1.23%) CSS
10 12 (1.23%) REST
11 10 (1.02%) Natural Language Processing
12 9 (0.92%) ASP.NET
12 9 (0.92%) D3.js
12 9 (0.92%) HTML5
12 9 (0.92%) RESTful
13 8 (0.82%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 190 (19.45%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (4.81%) Computer Science
3 45 (4.61%) Management Information System
4 39 (3.99%) Greenfield Project
5 36 (3.68%) Data Structures
6 29 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
7 27 (2.76%) Algorithms
8 25 (2.56%) User Experience
9 22 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (1.54%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.43%) Equities
12 11 (1.13%) Fixed Income
13 10 (1.02%) NHS
13 10 (1.02%) Replication
13 10 (1.02%) Virtual Team
14 9 (0.92%) Derivative
15 8 (0.82%) Fintech
15 8 (0.82%) FMCG
15 8 (0.82%) Reference Data
16 7 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (2.97%) Linux
2 16 (1.64%) Unix
3 10 (1.02%) Windows
4 4 (0.41%) Android
4 4 (0.41%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 522 (53.43%) Business Intelligence
2 358 (36.64%) Visualisation
3 323 (33.06%) Analytics
4 219 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
5 194 (19.86%) Data Visualisation
6 184 (18.83%) ETL
7 167 (17.09%) Data Modelling
8 144 (14.74%) Data Analysis
9 116 (11.87%) Data Science
10 94 (9.62%) Dashboard Development
11 80 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 78 (7.98%) Data Analytics
13 66 (6.76%) Mathematics
14 64 (6.55%) Machine Learning
14 64 (6.55%) Project Management
15 62 (6.35%) DevOps
15 62 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
15 62 (6.35%) Scrum
16 51 (5.22%) SDLC
17 50 (5.12%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 504 (51.59%) SQL
2 210 (21.49%) Python
3 102 (10.44%) R
4 84 (8.60%) Java
5 66 (6.76%) T-SQL
6 52 (5.32%) C#
7 50 (5.12%) JavaScript
8 48 (4.91%) VBA
9 40 (4.09%) Scala
10 22 (2.25%) Bash Shell
11 20 (2.05%) Perl
12 16 (1.64%) C++
13 15 (1.54%) Java 8
13 15 (1.54%) MATLAB
13 15 (1.54%) PL/SQL
14 14 (1.43%) VB
15 11 (1.13%) PowerShell
15 11 (1.13%) Ruby
16 10 (1.02%) C
16 10 (1.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 75 (7.68%) Degree
2 12 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (0.82%) PhD
6 5 (0.51%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.41%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.41%) MBA
8 3 (0.31%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.31%) MCP
9 1 (0.10%) ACCA
9 1 (0.10%) Analytics IQ
9 1 (0.10%) CCA
9 1 (0.10%) CEH
9 1 (0.10%) CIMA
9 1 (0.10%) ISEB
9 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.12%) Data Quality
2 28 (2.87%) QA
3 19 (1.94%) GDPR
4 9 (0.92%) CDISC
5 6 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.51%) EMIR
6 5 (0.51%) MiFID
6 5 (0.51%) PMO
7 4 (0.41%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.20%) IFRS
9 1 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.10%) Basel III
9 1 (0.10%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (4.09%) HDFS
2 18 (1.84%) Apache Flume
3 16 (1.64%) Docker
4 8 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.61%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (2.15%) Hadoop YARN
1 21 (2.15%) Oozie
2 16 (1.64%) Ansible
3 13 (1.33%) Prometheus
4 12 (1.23%) Ambari
4 12 (1.23%) Terraform
5 6 (0.61%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.41%) Control-M
6 4 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.41%) Puppet
6 4 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.20%) MOM
7 2 (0.20%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.10%) Kibana
8 1 (0.10%) Mesos
8 1 (0.10%) Nagios
8 1 (0.10%) Packer
8 1 (0.10%) Salt
Vendors
1 142 (14.53%) Microsoft
2 93 (9.52%) Alteryx
3 90 (9.21%) Oracle
4 71 (7.27%) Google
5 59 (6.04%) Cognos
6 52 (5.32%) SAP
7 48 (4.91%) Informatica
8 47 (4.81%) Cloudera
9 30 (3.07%) Teradata
10 27 (2.76%) MicroStrategy
10 27 (2.76%) Talend
11 24 (2.46%) IBM
12 21 (2.15%) Adobe
13 20 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
14 14 (1.43%) Hortonworks
15 12 (1.23%) New Relic
16 9 (0.92%) RapidMiner
16 9 (0.92%) Reuters
17 8 (0.82%) Datameer
17 8 (0.82%) Splunk