Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 343 380
Rank change year-on-year +90 +37 +118
Contract jobs citing Tableau 982 683 618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.04% 0.70% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.42% 1.55% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 456 430
England median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £307 £274 £280
90th Percentile £615 £588 £589
UK median daily rate £425 £414 £425
% change year-on-year +2.72% -2.65% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 7
England median hourly rate £27.25 £26.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.81% -42.22% +23.29%
10th Percentile £20.80 £19.75 £15.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £32.63 £120.00
UK median hourly rate £27.25 £26.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +4.81% -42.22% +23.29%

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 40589 43972 44998
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.79% 45.19% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25446 27172 27041
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £245 £245 £226
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1360 1545 1935
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.30% -5.71% +6.06%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +48 603 £450 - 80
South East +88 152 £400 +11.11% 27
North of England +36 81 £425 +9.68% 31
Midlands +34 69 £400 -3.03% 5
South West +29 52 £388 +29.17% 8
West Midlands +43 49 £400 -3.03% 3
Yorkshire +33 45 £380 +1.33% 13
North West -1 37 £555 +38.66% 17
East of England +3 28 £463 +8.82% 9
East Midlands -5 20 £400 +22.61% 2
North East +74 11 £610 -12.86% 1
Tableau
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Tableau also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Tableau.

1 538 (54.79%) SQL
2 515 (52.44%) Business Intelligence
3 372 (37.88%) Analytics
4 323 (32.89%) Visualisation
5 237 (24.13%) SQL Server
6 235 (23.93%) Data Warehouse
7 213 (21.69%) Finance
8 211 (21.49%) Analytical Skills
9 203 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
10 194 (19.76%) ETL
11 193 (19.65%) Python
12 182 (18.53%) Big Data
13 167 (17.01%) Data Modelling
14 166 (16.90%) Hadoop
15 161 (16.40%) Power BI
16 158 (16.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 154 (15.68%) Data Visualisation
18 147 (14.97%) Microsoft
19 144 (14.66%) R
20 130 (13.24%) Microsoft Excel
21 128 (13.03%) QlikView
22 127 (12.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 113 (11.51%) Apache Spark
24 110 (11.20%) Data Analysis
25 104 (10.59%) Oracle
26 103 (10.49%) Degree
27 101 (10.29%) SAP
28 95 (9.67%) T-SQL
29 93 (9.47%) Data Analytics
30 91 (9.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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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
1 113 (11.51%) Apache Spark
2 87 (8.86%) SAS
3 40 (4.07%) SharePoint
4 17 (1.73%) Apache Pig
5 11 (1.12%) Apache
6 9 (0.92%) Jupyter
7 5 (0.51%) Apache Solr
7 5 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.31%) Confluence
8 3 (0.31%) IIS
9 2 (0.20%) nginx
9 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.20%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.10%) Luigi
10 1 (0.10%) Mule
10 1 (0.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 130 (13.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (2.24%) SPSS
5 13 (1.32%) MS Visio
6 11 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.61%) Stata
8 5 (0.51%) Weka
9 4 (0.41%) Simulink
10 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.10%) Gephi
11 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (0.71%) WebTrends
3 6 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (0.61%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.10%) FastStats
6 1 (0.10%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.10%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.10%) SAP FI-GL
6 1 (0.10%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 88 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (3.97%) GitHub
4 36 (3.67%) Google Analytics
5 35 (3.56%) Bluemix
5 35 (3.56%) IBM Cloud
6 30 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (1.83%) Adobe Analytics
7 18 (1.83%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 14 (1.43%) Amazon S3
9 12 (1.22%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 11 (1.12%) Force.com
11 10 (1.02%) SaaS
12 7 (0.71%) Amazon EMR
13 6 (0.61%) IaaS
14 4 (0.41%) Azure Data Factory
14 4 (0.41%) Data Lake Analytics
15 3 (0.31%) AWS Data Pipeline
15 3 (0.31%) Google Tag Manager
15 3 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.41%) Internet
1 4 (0.41%) Kerberos
1 4 (0.41%) LDAP
2 3 (0.31%) SMS
3 2 (0.20%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.10%) Broadband
4 1 (0.10%) Firewall
4 1 (0.10%) Intranet
4 1 (0.10%) NAS
4 1 (0.10%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (24.13%) SQL Server
2 235 (23.93%) Data Warehouse
3 182 (18.53%) Big Data
4 166 (16.90%) Hadoop
5 161 (16.40%) Power BI
6 158 (16.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 128 (13.03%) QlikView
8 127 (12.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 91 (9.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 90 (9.16%) Apache Hive
11 84 (8.55%) BusinessObjects
12 57 (5.80%) Spotfire
13 46 (4.68%) PostgreSQL
14 44 (4.48%) Sqoop
15 40 (4.07%) Relational Database
16 39 (3.97%) Data Lake
16 39 (3.97%) Data Mining
17 36 (3.67%) Amazon Redshift
17 36 (3.67%) SAP BW
18 35 (3.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (3.87%) Jenkins
2 26 (2.65%) Git (software)
3 20 (2.04%) ERwin
4 17 (1.73%) JIRA
4 17 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (1.43%) Eclipse
6 12 (1.22%) Visual Studio
7 10 (1.02%) Ant
7 10 (1.02%) SoapUI
8 9 (0.92%) Subversion
9 6 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (0.61%) Toad
10 5 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (0.41%) ProC
12 3 (0.31%) Crashlytics
12 3 (0.31%) JUnit
12 3 (0.31%) Mockito
13 2 (0.20%) Bower
13 2 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
14 1 (0.10%) PowerDesigner
General
1 213 (21.69%) Finance
2 83 (8.45%) Banking
3 79 (8.04%) Marketing
4 51 (5.19%) Retail
5 28 (2.85%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.14%) Legal
6 21 (2.14%) Publishing
7 20 (2.04%) Investment Banking
8 18 (1.83%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.53%) Front Office
10 12 (1.22%) Advertising
11 11 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (1.02%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.92%) Electronics
14 8 (0.81%) Automotive
15 7 (0.71%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.41%) Law
17 3 (0.31%) Games
18 2 (0.20%) Billing
18 2 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 315 (32.08%) Developer
2 289 (29.43%) Analyst
3 116 (11.81%) Tableau Developer
4 113 (11.51%) Data Analyst
5 106 (10.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 84 (8.55%) SQL Developer
7 82 (8.35%) Data Scientist
8 74 (7.54%) Consultant
9 58 (5.91%) Architect
10 55 (5.60%) Business Analyst
11 54 (5.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 43 (4.38%) Data Engineer
13 41 (4.18%) Data Architect
14 39 (3.97%) SQL Analyst
14 39 (3.97%) Tableau Consultant
15 38 (3.87%) SSIS Developer
16 33 (3.36%) Business Developer
17 32 (3.26%) Senior Developer
18 29 (2.95%) Data Business Analyst
19 27 (2.75%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (4.99%) Kafka
2 39 (3.97%) PySpark
3 35 (3.56%) MDX
4 29 (2.95%) D3.js
5 26 (2.65%) .NET
6 23 (2.34%) XML
7 22 (2.24%) Web Services
8 17 (1.73%) JSON
9 16 (1.63%) HTML
10 11 (1.12%) CSS
10 11 (1.12%) Natural Language Processing
11 10 (1.02%) Ajax
11 10 (1.02%) AngularJS
11 10 (1.02%) NumPy
11 10 (1.02%) Pandas
11 10 (1.02%) scikit-learn
12 8 (0.81%) ASP.NET
12 8 (0.81%) J2EE
13 6 (0.61%) Lucene
13 6 (0.61%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 211 (21.49%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 42 (4.28%) Data Structures
4 38 (3.87%) Management Information System
5 30 (3.05%) User Experience
6 26 (2.65%) Algorithms
7 19 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
8 17 (1.73%) NHS
9 10 (1.02%) Fintech
10 8 (0.81%) Market Risk
11 7 (0.71%) Clustering
11 7 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (0.71%) Social Media
12 6 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.61%) FMCG
13 5 (0.51%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.41%) Data Centre
14 4 (0.41%) Music Streaming
14 4 (0.41%) Online Banking
15 3 (0.31%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 21 (2.14%) Unix
2 11 (1.12%) Linux
3 8 (0.81%) Windows
4 4 (0.41%) Kali Linux
5 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.10%) Android
7 1 (0.10%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.10%) VMS
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 515 (52.44%) Business Intelligence
2 372 (37.88%) Analytics
3 323 (32.89%) Visualisation
4 203 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
5 194 (19.76%) ETL
6 167 (17.01%) Data Modelling
7 154 (15.68%) Data Visualisation
8 110 (11.20%) Data Analysis
9 93 (9.47%) Data Analytics
10 84 (8.55%) Dashboard Development
11 80 (8.15%) Machine Learning
12 68 (6.92%) Data Management
13 57 (5.80%) Mathematics
13 57 (5.80%) Statistics
14 55 (5.60%) Kimball Methodology
15 54 (5.50%) Scrum
16 53 (5.40%) Stakeholder Management
17 51 (5.19%) Business Analysis
18 48 (4.89%) Migration
19 47 (4.79%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 538 (54.79%) SQL
2 193 (19.65%) Python
3 144 (14.66%) R
4 95 (9.67%) T-SQL
5 78 (7.94%) Java
6 43 (4.38%) VBA
7 35 (3.56%) Scala
8 30 (3.05%) C#
8 30 (3.05%) JavaScript
9 20 (2.04%) PL/SQL
10 18 (1.83%) Shell Script
11 15 (1.53%) PowerShell
12 14 (1.43%) MATLAB
13 13 (1.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 11 (1.12%) Apex Code
14 11 (1.12%) GraphQL
15 10 (1.02%) SOQL
16 9 (0.92%) VB
17 7 (0.71%) Bash Shell
17 7 (0.71%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 103 (10.49%) Degree
2 23 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (1.63%) Numerate Degree
5 14 (1.43%) Master's Degree
6 10 (1.02%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.92%) PhD
8 8 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (0.61%) ISEB
10 6 (0.61%) MCITP
10 6 (0.61%) MCSE
11 4 (0.41%) CEH
11 4 (0.41%) CISM
11 4 (0.41%) CISSP
11 4 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (0.41%) Sun Certification
12 3 (0.31%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.20%) ACCA
13 2 (0.20%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.21%) Data Quality
2 33 (3.36%) QA
3 14 (1.43%) GDPR
4 7 (0.71%) SLA
5 6 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.31%) GAMP
6 3 (0.31%) GCP
6 3 (0.31%) PMO
7 2 (0.20%) HL7
7 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.10%) IFRS
8 1 (0.10%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 42 (4.28%) Apache Flume
1 42 (4.28%) HDFS
2 31 (3.16%) Docker
3 4 (0.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.10%) IAG
4 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.10%) XenApp
4 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 41 (4.18%) Hadoop YARN
2 37 (3.77%) Oozie
3 34 (3.46%) Ambari
4 26 (2.65%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (0.51%) Terraform
7 4 (0.41%) Ansible
8 3 (0.31%) Mesos
8 3 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.10%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 147 (14.97%) Microsoft
2 104 (10.59%) Oracle
3 101 (10.29%) SAP
4 66 (6.72%) Google
5 48 (4.89%) Alteryx
5 48 (4.89%) Informatica
5 48 (4.89%) Salesforce.com
6 47 (4.79%) IBM
7 42 (4.28%) MicroStrategy
8 39 (3.97%) Cognos
9 30 (3.05%) Cloudera
10 27 (2.75%) Adobe
11 19 (1.93%) Teradata
12 13 (1.32%) Hortonworks
13 11 (1.12%) MuleSoft
14 10 (1.02%) HP
14 10 (1.02%) MapR
14 10 (1.02%) Vertica
15 9 (0.92%) CA
16 8 (0.81%) Omniture