Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 289 369
Rank change year-on-year +35 +80 +42
Contract jobs citing Tableau 994 757 650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.06% 0.86% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 2.52% 1.96% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 545 446
England median daily rate £438 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £308 £288 £263
90th Percentile £588 £614 £625
UK median daily rate £438 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +2.34% +0.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 9
England median hourly rate £37.00 £22.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.18% -49.43% -11.35%
10th Percentile £15.20 £18.20 £17.10
90th Percentile £45.35 £35.23 £47.10
UK median hourly rate £37.00 £22.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year +68.18% -49.43% -11.35%

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 39,461 38,629 45,118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.93% 43.77% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,740 23,788 28,161
England median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £250 £260 £250
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £429 £413
% change year-on-year +4.90% +4.00% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,424 1,262 1,485
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.16% -0.71%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.37 £47.50 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -

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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tableau in England over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tableau in England

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tableau in England over the 6 months to 17 August 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 17 August 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 +38 636 £450 - 127
South East -13 131 £425 +9.32% 21
North of England -5 82 £388 -13.89% 41
South West +14 55 £425 +13.33% 8
North West +6 51 £363 -34.09% 24
Midlands +4 48 £410 -2.96% 26
East of England +10 40 £400 +6.67% 6
Yorkshire -17 30 £390 +1.63% 13
East Midlands +13 28 £375 -6.25% 10
West Midlands -26 20 £410 -6.02% 16
North East -17 2 £500 -18.03% 4
Tableau
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 529 (53.22%) Business Intelligence
2 491 (49.40%) SQL
3 382 (38.43%) Visualisation
4 376 (37.83%) Analytics
5 278 (27.97%) Finance
6 253 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
7 244 (24.55%) Data Warehouse
8 233 (23.44%) Power BI
9 229 (23.04%) Python
10 213 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 205 (20.62%) SQL Server
12 203 (20.42%) Data Visualisation
13 196 (19.72%) ETL
14 184 (18.51%) Big Data
15 170 (17.10%) Hadoop
16 146 (14.69%) Microsoft Excel
17 143 (14.39%) Data Modelling
18 141 (14.19%) Microsoft
19 124 (12.47%) Oracle
20 123 (12.37%) Data Analysis
20 123 (12.37%) Data Science
21 119 (11.97%) QlikView
22 117 (11.77%) Amazon AWS
22 117 (11.77%) R
23 113 (11.37%) Microsoft Azure
24 108 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 106 (10.66%) BusinessObjects
26 101 (10.16%) Alteryx
27 100 (10.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 98 (9.86%) Banking

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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 88 (8.85%) Apache Spark
2 86 (8.65%) SAS
3 18 (1.81%) Apache Solr
4 16 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (1.61%) Jupyter
5 15 (1.51%) Apache
5 15 (1.51%) Confluence
6 12 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (0.80%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.70%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.50%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.50%) ArcGIS
9 5 (0.50%) nginx
10 3 (0.30%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.10%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 146 (14.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 58 (5.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 29 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.50%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.40%) SPSS
8 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.30%) NUKE
8 3 (0.30%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.10%) Blender
9 1 (0.10%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.30%) HFM
4 3 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.30%) SessionCam
5 2 (0.20%) FastStats
6 1 (0.10%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.10%) Finacle
6 1 (0.10%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.10%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.10%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.10%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 117 (11.77%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (11.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (4.43%) Amazon S3
4 43 (4.33%) Google Analytics
5 29 (2.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 21 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (1.71%) Adobe Analytics
8 14 (1.41%) GitHub
8 14 (1.41%) PaaS
9 10 (1.01%) Amazon EMR
10 9 (0.91%) Amazon Kinesis
10 9 (0.91%) Azure Data Factory
10 9 (0.91%) Google Tag Manager
10 9 (0.91%) IaaS
11 7 (0.70%) Azure Machine Learning
11 7 (0.70%) Office 365
12 6 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (0.50%) Serverless
13 5 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.11%) Kerberos
2 11 (1.11%) VPN
3 10 (1.01%) SSL
4 4 (0.40%) Firewall
4 4 (0.40%) FTP
4 4 (0.40%) HTTP
4 4 (0.40%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.30%) 3G
5 3 (0.30%) 4G
5 3 (0.30%) CTI
5 3 (0.30%) Internet
5 3 (0.30%) PBX
5 3 (0.30%) VoLTE
6 2 (0.20%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.20%) SMS
7 1 (0.10%) BGP
7 1 (0.10%) Extranet
7 1 (0.10%) HSRP
7 1 (0.10%) OSPF
7 1 (0.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (24.55%) Data Warehouse
2 233 (23.44%) Power BI
3 205 (20.62%) SQL Server
4 184 (18.51%) Big Data
5 170 (17.10%) Hadoop
6 119 (11.97%) QlikView
7 108 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 106 (10.66%) BusinessObjects
9 100 (10.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 95 (9.56%) Apache Hive
11 63 (6.34%) Spotfire
12 58 (5.84%) Data Lake
13 55 (5.53%) Relational Database
14 54 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 50 (5.03%) MongoDB
16 48 (4.83%) Data Mining
16 48 (4.83%) MySQL
17 47 (4.73%) HBase
17 47 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
18 45 (4.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 59 (5.94%) JIRA
2 34 (3.42%) Git (software)
3 33 (3.32%) Jenkins
4 18 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (1.31%) Bitbucket
6 12 (1.21%) Visual Studio
7 8 (0.80%) ERwin
7 8 (0.80%) Subversion
8 7 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (0.60%) FishEye
10 5 (0.50%) GitLab
10 5 (0.50%) Selenium
10 5 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.40%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.30%) Android Studio
12 3 (0.30%) MSI
12 3 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.20%) Rational Team Concert
13 2 (0.20%) RStudio
14 1 (0.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 278 (27.97%) Finance
2 98 (9.86%) Banking
3 69 (6.94%) Marketing
4 58 (5.84%) Retail
5 23 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.11%) Investment Banking
7 20 (2.01%) Games
8 18 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 17 (1.71%) Advertising
9 17 (1.71%) Front Office
10 12 (1.21%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.21%) Legal
11 11 (1.11%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.91%) Publishing
13 7 (0.70%) Electronics
14 6 (0.60%) Law
15 4 (0.40%) French Language
15 4 (0.40%) German Language
15 4 (0.40%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.30%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 331 (33.30%) Developer
2 260 (26.16%) Analyst
3 127 (12.78%) Tableau Developer
4 120 (12.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 115 (11.57%) Data Analyst
6 80 (8.05%) Consultant
7 74 (7.44%) Data Engineer
8 58 (5.84%) Business Analyst
9 55 (5.53%) Architect
10 51 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 48 (4.83%) Tableau Analyst
12 47 (4.73%) SQL Developer
13 45 (4.53%) Tableau Consultant
14 40 (4.02%) Data Scientist
15 34 (3.42%) SQL Analyst
16 32 (3.22%) Senior Developer
17 31 (3.12%) Data Architect
18 26 (2.62%) Senior Analyst
19 25 (2.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
19 25 (2.52%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (5.63%) .NET
2 49 (4.93%) Kafka
3 40 (4.02%) JSON
4 34 (3.42%) Web Services
5 33 (3.32%) HTML
5 33 (3.32%) XML
6 24 (2.41%) Pandas
6 24 (2.41%) React
7 22 (2.21%) REST
8 20 (2.01%) WPF
9 17 (1.71%) AngularJS
9 17 (1.71%) Natural Language Processing
10 14 (1.41%) D3.js
10 14 (1.41%) NumPy
10 14 (1.41%) Task Parallel Library
10 14 (1.41%) TensorFlow
11 13 (1.31%) HTML5
12 12 (1.21%) CSS
12 12 (1.21%) LDAP
12 12 (1.21%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 213 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (5.73%) Computer Science
3 46 (4.63%) Management Information System
4 34 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
5 33 (3.32%) User Experience
6 32 (3.22%) Algorithms
7 30 (3.02%) Data Structures
8 26 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
9 16 (1.61%) FMCG
10 14 (1.41%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.21%) Fintech
12 11 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.01%) Reference Data
14 9 (0.91%) Derivative
14 9 (0.91%) Grid Computing
14 9 (0.91%) Virtual Team
15 8 (0.80%) Clustering
16 7 (0.70%) Hedge funds
16 7 (0.70%) NHS
16 7 (0.70%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 31 (3.12%) Linux
2 22 (2.21%) Unix
3 14 (1.41%) Windows
4 5 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (0.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.30%) Android
5 3 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 529 (53.22%) Business Intelligence
2 382 (38.43%) Visualisation
3 376 (37.83%) Analytics
4 253 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
5 203 (20.42%) Data Visualisation
6 196 (19.72%) ETL
7 143 (14.39%) Data Modelling
8 123 (12.37%) Data Analysis
8 123 (12.37%) Data Science
9 97 (9.76%) Dashboard Development
10 96 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 83 (8.35%) Mathematics
12 82 (8.25%) Data Analytics
13 78 (7.85%) Problem-Solving
14 67 (6.74%) DevOps
15 66 (6.64%) Machine Learning
16 63 (6.34%) Data Integration
17 61 (6.14%) Data Governance
17 61 (6.14%) Statistics
18 60 (6.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 491 (49.40%) SQL
2 229 (23.04%) Python
3 117 (11.77%) R
4 84 (8.45%) Java
5 57 (5.73%) C#
5 57 (5.73%) VBA
6 56 (5.63%) JavaScript
7 51 (5.13%) T-SQL
8 49 (4.93%) Scala
9 36 (3.62%) PL/SQL
10 17 (1.71%) Bash Shell
10 17 (1.71%) Java 8
11 15 (1.51%) MATLAB
12 14 (1.41%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 11 (1.11%) C
14 11 (1.11%) Perl
15 7 (0.70%) PowerShell
15 7 (0.70%) TypeScript
16 6 (0.60%) C++
Qualifications
1 79 (7.95%) Degree
2 17 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.80%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.70%) PhD
7 5 (0.50%) MBA
8 3 (0.30%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.30%) MCP
9 1 (0.10%) ACCA
9 1 (0.10%) Analytics IQ
9 1 (0.10%) CCA
9 1 (0.10%) CIMA
9 1 (0.10%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.10%) ISEB
9 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.24%) Data Quality
2 25 (2.52%) GDPR
3 24 (2.41%) QA
4 15 (1.51%) CDISC
5 6 (0.60%) PMO
6 4 (0.40%) EMIR
6 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.40%) MiFID
6 4 (0.40%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.20%) IFRS
8 1 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.10%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.10%) SEPA
8 1 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (4.93%) HDFS
2 30 (3.02%) Docker
3 17 (1.71%) Apache Flume
4 14 (1.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.60%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (2.62%) Oozie
2 19 (1.91%) Ansible
2 19 (1.91%) Hadoop YARN
3 14 (1.41%) Prometheus
4 10 (1.01%) Ambari
5 9 (0.91%) Control-M
5 9 (0.91%) Terraform
6 7 (0.70%) Kibana
7 6 (0.60%) MOM
8 5 (0.50%) Kubernetes
8 5 (0.50%) Salt
8 5 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.40%) Puppet
9 4 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.30%) Grafana
11 1 (0.10%) Graphite
11 1 (0.10%) Mesos
Vendors
1 141 (14.19%) Microsoft
2 124 (12.47%) Oracle
3 101 (10.16%) Alteryx
4 81 (8.15%) Cognos
5 68 (6.84%) Google
6 64 (6.44%) SAP
7 57 (5.73%) Informatica
8 53 (5.33%) Cloudera
9 44 (4.43%) IBM
10 35 (3.52%) Talend
11 28 (2.82%) Teradata
12 27 (2.72%) MicroStrategy
13 25 (2.52%) Adobe
14 24 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
15 15 (1.51%) Splunk
16 14 (1.41%) RapidMiner
17 12 (1.21%) Hortonworks
18 11 (1.11%) New Relic
19 9 (0.91%) Atlassian
20 8 (0.80%) CA