Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 300 370
Rank change year-on-year +47 +70 +28
Contract jobs citing Tableau 1,003 685 611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.09% 0.82% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 2.61% 1.86% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 463 436
England median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - -0.58%
10th Percentile £300 £268 £300
90th Percentile £600 £600 £675
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 8
England median hourly rate £37.50 £22.67 £43.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.42% -48.03% +59.68%
10th Percentile £19.40 £18.85 £33.58
90th Percentile £45.83 £30.63 £47.15
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £22.67 £43.63
% change year-on-year +65.42% -48.03% +59.68%

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 38,360 36,752 42,409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.68% 44.12% 43.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,088 22,794 26,150
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £258 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,336 1,255 1,516
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.65
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +5 570 £450 -0.11% 136
South East +38 179 £438 +16.67% 30
North of England -6 87 £378 +0.67% 40
South West +53 72 £425 +6.25% 18
Midlands +32 66 £410 +36.67% 18
North West -12 47 £338 -10.00% 22
East Midlands +26 42 £410 +32.26% 8
Yorkshire -13 33 £400 +6.67% 18
East of England +19 32 £325 -13.33% 12
West Midlands -11 24 £410 +46.43% 10
North East +17 8 £475 -
Tableau
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 537 (53.54%) Business Intelligence
2 527 (52.54%) SQL
3 420 (41.87%) Analytics
4 377 (37.59%) Visualisation
5 260 (25.92%) Finance
6 248 (24.73%) Data Warehouse
7 234 (23.33%) Power BI
8 227 (22.63%) Agile Software Development
9 216 (21.54%) SQL Server
9 216 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
10 195 (19.44%) Python
11 194 (19.34%) ETL
12 182 (18.15%) Microsoft Excel
13 180 (17.95%) Data Visualisation
14 168 (16.75%) Big Data
15 145 (14.46%) Hadoop
15 145 (14.46%) Microsoft
16 142 (14.16%) Data Modelling
17 135 (13.46%) Data Science
18 134 (13.36%) R
19 133 (13.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 129 (12.86%) Oracle
21 127 (12.66%) Data Analysis
22 117 (11.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 114 (11.37%) QlikView
24 113 (11.27%) BusinessObjects
25 106 (10.57%) Degree
26 104 (10.37%) Problem-Solving
27 100 (9.97%) SAP
28 99 (9.87%) Banking

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 91 (9.07%) SAS
2 83 (8.28%) Apache Spark
3 23 (2.29%) Jupyter
4 22 (2.19%) Confluence
5 15 (1.50%) Apache Pig
6 14 (1.40%) Apache Solr
7 13 (1.30%) SharePoint
8 11 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
8 11 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.00%) Apache
9 10 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (1.00%) nginx
10 5 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
11 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.100%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.100%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.100%) Tornado
Applications
1 182 (18.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 81 (8.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 27 (2.69%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.10%) SPSS
5 8 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.60%) Stata
7 5 (0.50%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.30%) InVision
8 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.20%) NUKE
9 2 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.100%) Blender
10 1 (0.100%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 12 (1.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (0.80%) Markit EDM
3 7 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.50%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.30%) Primavera
5 3 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.30%) SessionCam
5 3 (0.30%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.20%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.100%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.100%) Finacle
7 1 (0.100%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.100%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.100%) Radian6
7 1 (0.100%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.100%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.100%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 99 (9.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (5.58%) Google Analytics
4 32 (3.19%) Adobe Analytics
5 30 (2.99%) Amazon S3
6 15 (1.50%) PaaS
7 12 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (1.00%) Azure Data Factory
8 10 (1.00%) SaaS
9 8 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
9 8 (0.80%) Google Tag Manager
10 6 (0.60%) IaaS
11 5 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.30%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (0.30%) iPaaS
12 3 (0.30%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.99%) Kerberos
2 6 (0.60%) SMS
2 6 (0.60%) VPN
3 5 (0.50%) Internet
3 5 (0.50%) SSL
4 4 (0.40%) 3G
4 4 (0.40%) 4G
4 4 (0.40%) VoLTE
5 2 (0.20%) FTP
5 2 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.100%) BGP
6 1 (0.100%) DNS
6 1 (0.100%) Extranet
6 1 (0.100%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.100%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.100%) GLBP
6 1 (0.100%) HSRP
6 1 (0.100%) IPsec
6 1 (0.100%) Multicast
6 1 (0.100%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (24.73%) Data Warehouse
2 234 (23.33%) Power BI
3 216 (21.54%) SQL Server
4 168 (16.75%) Big Data
5 145 (14.46%) Hadoop
6 133 (13.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 117 (11.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 114 (11.37%) QlikView
9 113 (11.27%) BusinessObjects
10 77 (7.68%) Apache Hive
11 70 (6.98%) Data Mining
12 62 (6.18%) Relational Database
13 60 (5.98%) Spotfire
14 57 (5.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 48 (4.79%) SQL Server 2012
16 47 (4.69%) Data Lake
17 46 (4.59%) Amazon Redshift
18 45 (4.49%) NoSQL
19 41 (4.09%) HBase
19 41 (4.09%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 40 (3.99%) JIRA
2 38 (3.79%) Git (software)
3 21 (2.09%) Jenkins
4 14 (1.40%) Subversion
4 14 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (1.40%) Visual Studio
5 8 (0.80%) ERwin
6 6 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (0.50%) FishEye
7 5 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.40%) GitLab
9 3 (0.30%) Capybara
9 3 (0.30%) RSpec
10 2 (0.20%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.20%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.20%) MSI
10 2 (0.20%) Selenium
11 1 (0.100%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.100%) Maven
11 1 (0.100%) ProC
General
1 260 (25.92%) Finance
2 99 (9.87%) Banking
3 85 (8.47%) Marketing
4 50 (4.99%) Retail
5 35 (3.49%) Games
6 26 (2.59%) Manufacturing
7 22 (2.19%) Investment Banking
8 19 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
9 15 (1.50%) Front Office
10 13 (1.30%) Advertising
10 13 (1.30%) Telecoms
11 10 (1.00%) Publishing
12 8 (0.80%) Law
13 7 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.70%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.60%) Legal
15 3 (0.30%) Automotive
15 3 (0.30%) Electronics
15 3 (0.30%) French Language
15 3 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 309 (30.81%) Developer
2 306 (30.51%) Analyst
3 135 (13.46%) Data Analyst
4 119 (11.86%) Tableau Developer
5 115 (11.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 79 (7.88%) Consultant
7 68 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 66 (6.58%) SQL Developer
9 60 (5.98%) Business Analyst
10 59 (5.88%) Architect
11 56 (5.58%) Tableau Analyst
12 55 (5.48%) Data Scientist
13 45 (4.49%) Data Engineer
14 36 (3.59%) Data Architect
15 34 (3.39%) SQL Analyst
16 29 (2.89%) Tableau Consultant
17 26 (2.59%) Insight Analyst
18 25 (2.49%) Project Manager
18 25 (2.49%) SQL BI Developer
19 24 (2.39%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (5.88%) .NET
2 38 (3.79%) Kafka
3 33 (3.29%) D3.js
4 32 (3.19%) HTML
5 31 (3.09%) Web Services
6 29 (2.89%) JSON
6 29 (2.89%) Pandas
7 28 (2.79%) NumPy
8 24 (2.39%) REST
8 24 (2.39%) XML
9 23 (2.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 23 (2.29%) Unreal Engine
10 22 (2.19%) Matplotlib
11 19 (1.89%) WPF
12 17 (1.69%) Natural Language Processing
13 15 (1.50%) LDAP
13 15 (1.50%) React
14 14 (1.40%) Task Parallel Library
15 13 (1.30%) CSS
16 12 (1.20%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 216 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (6.18%) Computer Science
3 56 (5.58%) Management Information System
4 36 (3.59%) User Experience
5 32 (3.19%) Data Structures
5 32 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
6 26 (2.59%) FMCG
7 21 (2.09%) Algorithms
8 18 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
9 17 (1.69%) Reference Data
10 12 (1.20%) Reinsurance
11 11 (1.10%) Fintech
12 10 (1.00%) NHS
13 9 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (0.80%) Clustering
15 7 (0.70%) Grid Computing
16 6 (0.60%) Blog
16 6 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 6 (0.60%) Mobile App
17 5 (0.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 35 (3.49%) Linux
2 19 (1.89%) Unix
3 14 (1.40%) Windows
4 9 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (0.80%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.20%) Android
7 2 (0.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (53.54%) Business Intelligence
2 420 (41.87%) Analytics
3 377 (37.59%) Visualisation
4 227 (22.63%) Agile Software Development
5 194 (19.34%) ETL
6 180 (17.95%) Data Visualisation
7 142 (14.16%) Data Modelling
8 135 (13.46%) Data Science
9 127 (12.66%) Data Analysis
10 104 (10.37%) Problem-Solving
11 89 (8.87%) Data Management
12 87 (8.67%) Machine Learning
13 83 (8.28%) Data Analytics
14 82 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
15 77 (7.68%) Dashboard Development
16 76 (7.58%) Mathematics
17 75 (7.48%) Statistics
18 69 (6.88%) Scrum
19 62 (6.18%) DevOps
20 59 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 527 (52.54%) SQL
2 195 (19.44%) Python
3 134 (13.36%) R
4 75 (7.48%) Java
5 66 (6.58%) C#
6 64 (6.38%) VBA
7 63 (6.28%) T-SQL
8 52 (5.18%) JavaScript
9 48 (4.79%) PL/SQL
10 41 (4.09%) Scala
11 16 (1.60%) Bash Shell
11 16 (1.60%) Java 8
12 15 (1.50%) MATLAB
12 15 (1.50%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.20%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.10%) C
15 9 (0.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 9 (0.90%) Perl
15 9 (0.90%) VB
16 8 (0.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 106 (10.57%) Degree
2 33 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 28 (2.79%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (0.50%) MCSE
6 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.40%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.40%) PhD
8 3 (0.30%) MBA
9 2 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.20%) ISEB
9 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.100%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.100%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.100%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.100%) PMP
10 1 (0.100%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.100%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (7.28%) Data Quality
2 20 (1.99%) QA
3 16 (1.60%) CDISC
3 16 (1.60%) GDPR
4 5 (0.50%) PMO
4 5 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.50%) SLA
5 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.30%) MiFID
7 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.100%) Basel II
8 1 (0.100%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.100%) EMIR
8 1 (0.100%) FATCA
8 1 (0.100%) GCP
8 1 (0.100%) PSD2
8 1 (0.100%) SEPA
System Software
1 38 (3.79%) HDFS
2 28 (2.79%) Docker
3 15 (1.50%) Apache Flume
4 12 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.30%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.100%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (2.39%) Oozie
2 19 (1.89%) Ansible
3 18 (1.79%) Hadoop YARN
4 10 (1.00%) Control-M
5 9 (0.90%) Kibana
5 9 (0.90%) Salt
6 6 (0.60%) MOM
7 5 (0.50%) Puppet
8 4 (0.40%) Ambari
8 4 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.30%) Grafana
9 3 (0.30%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.20%) Terraform
11 1 (0.100%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.100%) Graphite
11 1 (0.100%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 145 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 129 (12.86%) Oracle
3 100 (9.97%) SAP
4 86 (8.57%) Cognos
5 64 (6.38%) Google
6 59 (5.88%) Alteryx
7 48 (4.79%) Cloudera
8 47 (4.69%) IBM
9 46 (4.59%) Adobe
9 46 (4.59%) Informatica
10 32 (3.19%) Talend
11 30 (2.99%) MicroStrategy
12 23 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
13 21 (2.09%) Teradata
14 20 (1.99%) Splunk
15 19 (1.89%) MuleSoft
16 18 (1.79%) Hortonworks
17 9 (0.90%) Atlassian
17 9 (0.90%) SaltStack
18 8 (0.80%) BMC