Period
to 14 May 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 14 May 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
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 206 226 244
Rank change year-on-year +20 +18 +14
Contract jobs citing Tableau 575 537 955
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.27% 1.19% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.04% 5.49% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 372 686
10th Percentile £285 £300 £325
25th Percentile £363 £375 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £450 £463
Median % change year-on-year +2.78% -2.70% +5.71%
75th Percentile £574 £538 £550
90th Percentile £638 £606 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 10
10th Percentile £19.54 £27.62 £17.00
25th Percentile £21.47 £29.00 £22.09
Median hourly rate £24.50 £33.75 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year -27.41% -3.57% -6.67%
75th Percentile £37.46 £38.81 £43.75
90th Percentile £68.98 £55.25 £45.29
UK median hourly rate £32.25 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -0.76% +18.18% -26.67%

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 9,514 9,783 19,013
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.96% 21.63% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,588 6,802 13,364
10th Percentile £325 £325 £325
25th Percentile £410 £402 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £495 £488
Median % change year-on-year +1.01% +1.54% +2.63%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £575
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 144 207
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.90 £14.00
25th Percentile £18.31 £17.96 £17.81
Median hourly rate £24.50 £24.70 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year -0.81% -17.67% -
75th Percentile £49.24 £46.00 £47.60
90th Percentile £63.88 £60.55 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £24.70 £30.00
% change year-on-year +6.28% -17.67% -

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 14 May 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 14 May 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 14 May 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 +8 392 £488 +2.63% 83
North of England +45 48 £400 -20.00% 20
South East -13 47 £375 -6.25% 4
North West +20 26 £388 -22.50% 14
South West +43 21 £444 -1.39% 9
Yorkshire +37 21 £400 -15.67% 5
Midlands -7 18 £375 -15.73% 15
East of England -1 16 £516 +27.47% 7
West Midlands -9 11 £475 +6.74% 10
East Midlands +10 6 £225 -50.00% 5
North East +20 1 £550 +22.22% 1
Tableau
UK

For the 6 months to 14 May 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.

1 355 (61.74%) SQL
2 308 (53.57%) Business Intelligence
3 250 (43.48%) Analytics
4 215 (37.39%) Power Platform
4 215 (37.39%) Visualisation
5 214 (37.22%) Power BI
6 192 (33.39%) Python
7 155 (26.96%) Social Skills
8 151 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
9 150 (26.09%) Finance
10 135 (23.48%) Data Visualisation
11 134 (23.30%) Analytical Skills
12 132 (22.96%) Data Warehouse
13 129 (22.43%) Azure
14 120 (20.87%) Data Modelling
15 114 (19.83%) Data Analysis
16 110 (19.13%) AWS
17 99 (17.22%) Problem-Solving
18 94 (16.35%) ETL
19 86 (14.96%) Microsoft Excel
20 82 (14.26%) DevOps
21 73 (12.70%) Oracle
22 72 (12.52%) Data Integration
22 72 (12.52%) Data Science
23 67 (11.65%) Data Management
24 63 (10.96%) Relational Database
25 62 (10.78%) SQL Server
26 61 (10.61%) R
27 58 (10.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 58 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management

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 39 (6.78%) Apache Spark
2 34 (5.91%) Confluence
3 31 (5.39%) SAS
4 14 (2.43%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (1.04%) Jupyter
7 3 (0.52%) Apache
7 3 (0.52%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.35%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.17%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.17%) Mule
9 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 86 (14.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (2.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.39%) Chatbot
5 7 (1.22%) InfoPath
6 6 (1.04%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.17%) SPSS
8 1 (0.17%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) UltiPro
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.35%) Maximo
2 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.35%) Workfront
3 1 (0.17%) ContrOCC
3 1 (0.17%) FastStats
3 1 (0.17%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.17%) Primavera
3 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.17%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 215 (37.39%) Power Platform
2 129 (22.43%) Azure
3 110 (19.13%) AWS
4 40 (6.96%) GCP
5 31 (5.39%) Amazon S3
6 27 (4.70%) Azure Data Factory
7 25 (4.35%) Google Analytics
8 19 (3.30%) Adobe Analytics
9 17 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (2.96%) SaaS
10 16 (2.78%) Amazon EMR
10 16 (2.78%) Amazon Glacier
11 14 (2.43%) Microsoft 365
12 13 (2.26%) AWS Lambda
12 13 (2.26%) Serverless
13 11 (1.91%) Google Data Studio
14 8 (1.39%) Boomi
15 7 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
15 7 (1.22%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 7 (1.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.39%) RTMP
2 4 (0.70%) DNS
3 3 (0.52%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.35%) FTP
5 1 (0.17%) Firewall
5 1 (0.17%) HTTP
5 1 (0.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (37.22%) Power BI
2 132 (22.96%) Data Warehouse
3 63 (10.96%) Relational Database
4 62 (10.78%) SQL Server
5 58 (10.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 47 (8.17%) Amazon Redshift
6 47 (8.17%) Big Data
7 45 (7.83%) Hadoop
8 44 (7.65%) QlikView
8 44 (7.65%) Tableau Desktop
8 44 (7.65%) Tableau Server
9 43 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 33 (5.74%) Data Mining
10 33 (5.74%) Snowflake Schema
11 29 (5.04%) BigQuery
12 28 (4.87%) Looker
12 28 (4.87%) Oracle Database
13 27 (4.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 26 (4.52%) Data Lake
15 22 (3.83%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 57 (9.91%) JIRA
2 36 (6.26%) Git (software)
3 27 (4.70%) Jenkins
4 22 (3.83%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (2.26%) ERwin
6 9 (1.57%) Artifactory
7 8 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (1.22%) ER Studio
9 6 (1.04%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.70%) RStudio
11 3 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.35%) ProC
12 2 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.17%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.17%) Gerrit
13 1 (0.17%) GitLab
13 1 (0.17%) Maven
13 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.17%) Toad
13 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
General
1 155 (26.96%) Social Skills
2 150 (26.09%) Finance
3 134 (23.30%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (7.83%) Marketing
5 40 (6.96%) Banking
6 30 (5.22%) Retail
7 21 (3.65%) Presentation Skills
7 21 (3.65%) Public Sector
8 15 (2.61%) Influencing Skills
8 15 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (2.43%) Telecoms
10 12 (2.09%) Advertising
11 10 (1.74%) Investment Banking
12 9 (1.57%) Publishing
13 7 (1.22%) Manufacturing
14 6 (1.04%) Automotive
14 6 (1.04%) Electronics
14 6 (1.04%) Front Office
15 5 (0.87%) Law
16 4 (0.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 196 (34.09%) Analyst
2 139 (24.17%) Developer
3 104 (18.09%) Data Analyst
4 89 (15.48%) Data Engineer
5 61 (10.61%) Architect
6 45 (7.83%) Tableau Developer
7 44 (7.65%) SQL Developer
8 36 (6.26%) Data Architect
9 32 (5.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 26 (4.52%) Data Scientist
11 25 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 25 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
12 22 (3.83%) Analyst Developer
13 21 (3.65%) AWS Engineer
14 20 (3.48%) SQL Data Analyst
14 20 (3.48%) Tableau Analyst
15 17 (2.96%) Business Analyst
15 17 (2.96%) Python Developer
16 16 (2.78%) Python Engineer
17 14 (2.43%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.17%) .NET
1 24 (4.17%) JSON
2 23 (4.00%) XML
3 21 (3.65%) NumPy
4 18 (3.13%) Kafka
5 17 (2.96%) HTML
6 16 (2.78%) CSS
7 15 (2.61%) Pandas
8 14 (2.43%) PySpark
9 13 (2.26%) Node.js
10 12 (2.09%) RESTful
11 7 (1.22%) TensorFlow
11 7 (1.22%) Web Services
12 6 (1.04%) D3.js
12 6 (1.04%) Elastic Stack
12 6 (1.04%) Regular Expression
12 6 (1.04%) scikit-learn
13 5 (0.87%) AngularJS
13 5 (0.87%) Middleware
13 5 (0.87%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.13%) Self-Motivation
2 24 (4.17%) Fixed Income
2 24 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.65%) Data Structures
4 18 (3.13%) NHS
5 16 (2.78%) Public Cloud
6 12 (2.09%) FMCG
7 11 (1.91%) Analytical Mindset
7 11 (1.91%) Reference Data
8 9 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.39%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.39%) User Experience
10 7 (1.22%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.04%) VSAM
12 5 (0.87%) Equities
12 5 (0.87%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.87%) Social Media
13 4 (0.70%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.70%) PlayStation
14 3 (0.52%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 17 (2.96%) Linux
2 11 (1.91%) Windows
3 9 (1.57%) Unix
4 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (53.57%) Business Intelligence
2 250 (43.48%) Analytics
3 215 (37.39%) Visualisation
4 151 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (23.48%) Data Visualisation
6 120 (20.87%) Data Modelling
7 114 (19.83%) Data Analysis
8 99 (17.22%) Problem-Solving
9 94 (16.35%) ETL
10 82 (14.26%) DevOps
11 72 (12.52%) Data Integration
11 72 (12.52%) Data Science
12 67 (11.65%) Data Management
13 58 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 57 (9.91%) Data Analytics
15 48 (8.35%) Requirements Gathering
16 45 (7.83%) Data Pipeline
16 45 (7.83%) Migration
17 43 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
18 41 (7.13%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 355 (61.74%) SQL
2 192 (33.39%) Python
3 61 (10.61%) R
4 38 (6.61%) Java
5 30 (5.22%) PowerShell
6 28 (4.87%) PL/SQL
7 24 (4.17%) JavaScript
8 21 (3.65%) C#
8 21 (3.65%) T-SQL
9 19 (3.30%) Bash Shell
9 19 (3.30%) Scala
10 12 (2.09%) VBA
11 9 (1.57%) Go
12 8 (1.39%) C++
13 6 (1.04%) C
14 4 (0.70%) Ruby
15 3 (0.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.52%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.35%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (8.52%) Security Cleared
2 43 (7.48%) Degree
3 35 (6.09%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.57%) TOGAF Certification
5 8 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.22%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.22%) Tableau Certification
7 6 (1.04%) PhD
8 4 (0.70%) SAFe Agilist
9 3 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.35%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.17%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.17%) MBA
11 1 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 30 (5.22%) QA
3 13 (2.26%) GDPR
4 5 (0.87%) IFRS
4 5 (0.87%) PMO
5 2 (0.35%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.17%) NIST
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (3.48%) Docker
2 9 (1.57%) HDFS
3 4 (0.70%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (3.48%) Ansible
2 14 (2.43%) Kubernetes
3 13 (2.26%) Terraform
4 9 (1.57%) Puppet
5 7 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.87%) Grafana
6 5 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.52%) Kibana
7 3 (0.52%) Oozie
8 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.35%) SCCM
9 1 (0.17%) Control-M
9 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.17%) logstash
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.17%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.17%) Scalr
Vendors
1 73 (12.70%) Oracle
2 57 (9.91%) Microsoft
3 50 (8.70%) Google
4 34 (5.91%) Alteryx
5 33 (5.74%) Adobe
5 33 (5.74%) Databricks
6 28 (4.87%) Salesforce.com
7 24 (4.17%) SAP
8 23 (4.00%) Informatica
9 21 (3.65%) Teradata
10 15 (2.61%) IBM
11 10 (1.74%) MicroStrategy
11 10 (1.74%) Talend
12 9 (1.57%) Splunk
13 8 (1.39%) Dataiku
13 8 (1.39%) Dell
14 7 (1.22%) Nintex
15 5 (0.87%) CA Agile Central
15 5 (0.87%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
15 5 (0.87%) Workday