Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 231 227 223
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +46
Contract jobs citing Tableau 759 277 1,018
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.20% 1.09% 1.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.55% 4.70% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 183 735
10th Percentile £273 £300 £325
25th Percentile £356 £366 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £460 £450 £475
Median % change year-on-year +2.22% -5.26% +8.57%
75th Percentile £588 £550 £575
90th Percentile £675 £644 £675
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 4 16
10th Percentile £15.50 £17.44 £16.63
25th Percentile £16.25 £22.62 £17.75
Median hourly rate £20.75 £27.00 £19.31
Median % change year-on-year -23.13% +39.80% -22.76%
75th Percentile £34.88 £39.55 £20.62
90th Percentile £48.60 £58.57 £23.06
UK median hourly rate £20.38 £27.00 £19.31
% change year-on-year -24.52% +39.80% -22.76%

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 13,683 5,898 17,997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.62% 23.19% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,644 4,128 12,547
10th Percentile £350 £315 £325
25th Percentile £419 £406 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £625 £600 £575
90th Percentile £713 £688 £663
UK median daily rate £515 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 93 225
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.63 £12.55
25th Percentile £20.32 £17.71 £17.25
Median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +9.09%
75th Percentile £54.85 £42.00 £51.25
90th Percentile £65.20 £54.80 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +11.52%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +2 514 £475 - 115
South East -48 79 £550 +47.65% 20
North of England -71 53 £425 +7.26% 35
North West -51 34 £400 +21.21% 22
South West -17 32 £438 +14.75% 14
Midlands -72 25 £463 +3.93% 20
East of England -31 19 £375 -31.03% 11
West Midlands -60 19 £450 -2.17% 14
Yorkshire -45 17 £433 +2.67% 13
East Midlands -33 5 £538 +53.57% 5
North East - 3 £450 -
Tableau
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 444 (58.50%) SQL
2 409 (53.89%) Business Intelligence
3 343 (45.19%) Analytics
4 338 (44.53%) Power Platform
5 337 (44.40%) Power BI
6 310 (40.84%) Visualisation
7 259 (34.12%) Python
8 231 (30.43%) Social Skills
9 226 (29.78%) Analytical Skills
10 194 (25.56%) Finance
11 193 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
11 193 (25.43%) Data Visualisation
12 160 (21.08%) Data Warehouse
13 150 (19.76%) Data Modelling
14 147 (19.37%) Azure
15 144 (18.97%) Microsoft Excel
16 140 (18.45%) Data Analysis
17 133 (17.52%) ETL
18 113 (14.89%) Microsoft
19 109 (14.36%) AWS
20 107 (14.10%) SQL Server
21 92 (12.12%) Data Science
22 91 (11.99%) Marketing
23 90 (11.86%) Google
24 89 (11.73%) Problem-Solving
24 89 (11.73%) Big Data
25 88 (11.59%) Hadoop
26 83 (10.94%) Oracle
27 81 (10.67%) Scrum
27 81 (10.67%) Degree

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 81 (10.67%) Apache Spark
2 51 (6.72%) SAS
3 22 (2.90%) Apache Airflow
4 19 (2.50%) Confluence
5 18 (2.37%) SharePoint
6 15 (1.98%) Apache
7 12 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (1.19%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.66%) Mule
10 3 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.26%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.26%) Jupyter
11 2 (0.26%) Luigi
11 2 (0.26%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Synapse
12 1 (0.13%) nginx
12 1 (0.13%) R Markdown
12 1 (0.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 144 (18.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (6.32%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (3.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.05%) Chatbot
4 8 (1.05%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.40%) SPSS
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (0.92%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.26%) Sprinklr
3 2 (0.26%) Workday HCM
3 2 (0.26%) Workfront
4 1 (0.13%) FastStats
4 1 (0.13%) IBM Planning Analytics
4 1 (0.13%) Maximo
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.13%) Primavera
4 1 (0.13%) Radian6
4 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.13%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 338 (44.53%) Power Platform
2 147 (19.37%) Azure
3 109 (14.36%) AWS
4 74 (9.75%) GCP
5 49 (6.46%) Snowflake
6 46 (6.06%) Adobe Analytics
7 33 (4.35%) Azure Data Factory
8 32 (4.22%) GitHub
9 30 (3.95%) Google Analytics
10 23 (3.03%) Amazon S3
10 23 (3.03%) SaaS
11 22 (2.90%) Microsoft 365
12 20 (2.64%) Amazon EMR
13 18 (2.37%) PaaS
14 17 (2.24%) IaaS
15 16 (2.11%) Google Data Studio
16 14 (1.84%) Azure Synapse Analytics
17 13 (1.71%) Serverless
18 12 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
18 12 (1.58%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.05%) Network Security
2 7 (0.92%) RTMP
3 6 (0.79%) WAN
4 4 (0.53%) DNS
4 4 (0.53%) Firewall
4 4 (0.53%) Intranet
4 4 (0.53%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (0.26%) Internet
5 2 (0.26%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.13%) DHCP
6 1 (0.13%) DWDM
6 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.13%) FTP
6 1 (0.13%) GSM
6 1 (0.13%) HTTP
6 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.13%) MPLS
6 1 (0.13%) PPP
6 1 (0.13%) SAN
6 1 (0.13%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 337 (44.40%) Power BI
2 160 (21.08%) Data Warehouse
3 107 (14.10%) SQL Server
4 89 (11.73%) Big Data
5 88 (11.59%) Hadoop
6 67 (8.83%) Relational Database
7 60 (7.91%) QlikView
8 56 (7.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 48 (6.32%) Data Lake
10 45 (5.93%) BigQuery
11 44 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
12 43 (5.67%) NoSQL
13 42 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 39 (5.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 37 (4.87%) Amazon Redshift
16 33 (4.35%) Apache Hive
16 33 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
16 33 (4.35%) Data Mining
16 33 (4.35%) Tableau Server
17 31 (4.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 59 (7.77%) JIRA
2 46 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 32 (4.22%) Jenkins
4 18 (2.37%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (1.58%) Visual Studio
7 10 (1.32%) Artifactory
7 10 (1.32%) ERwin
7 10 (1.32%) Maven
8 8 (1.05%) Bitbucket
8 8 (1.05%) Hudson
8 8 (1.05%) IntelliJ
8 8 (1.05%) Subversion
9 7 (0.92%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.66%) ProC
12 3 (0.40%) GitLab
12 3 (0.40%) SonarQube
13 2 (0.26%) ER Studio
13 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 231 (30.43%) Social Skills
2 226 (29.78%) Analytical Skills
3 194 (25.56%) Finance
4 91 (11.99%) Marketing
5 39 (5.14%) Banking
6 26 (3.43%) Retail
7 23 (3.03%) Advertising
7 23 (3.03%) Presentation Skills
8 21 (2.77%) Organisational Skills
8 21 (2.77%) Public Sector
9 20 (2.64%) Telecoms
10 19 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (1.71%) Manufacturing
12 11 (1.45%) Influencing Skills
12 11 (1.45%) Investment Banking
13 8 (1.05%) Legal
13 8 (1.05%) Local Government
14 7 (0.92%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.92%) Billing
14 7 (0.92%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 243 (32.02%) Analyst
2 146 (19.24%) Data Analyst
3 140 (18.45%) Developer
4 92 (12.12%) Data Engineer
5 67 (8.83%) Architect
6 44 (5.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 34 (4.48%) Data Architect
7 34 (4.48%) Data Scientist
8 30 (3.95%) SQL Developer
9 29 (3.82%) Tableau Analyst
9 29 (3.82%) Tableau Developer
10 27 (3.56%) Consultant
11 25 (3.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 23 (3.03%) Digital Analyst
13 22 (2.90%) SQL Analyst
14 20 (2.64%) Business Analyst
15 15 (1.98%) Data Manager
15 15 (1.98%) Solutions Architect
15 15 (1.98%) SQL Data Analyst
16 14 (1.84%) Digital Analytics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (4.08%) Kafka
2 27 (3.56%) XML
3 22 (2.90%) .NET
3 22 (2.90%) CSS
3 22 (2.90%) JSON
4 20 (2.64%) HTML
5 19 (2.50%) Spring
6 18 (2.37%) PySpark
7 17 (2.24%) RESTful
8 14 (1.84%) Node.js
9 13 (1.71%) Regular Expression
9 13 (1.71%) Spring Boot
9 13 (1.71%) Web Services
10 11 (1.45%) AngularJS
11 10 (1.32%) OAuth
12 9 (1.19%) Apache Avro
12 9 (1.19%) D3.js
13 8 (1.05%) Java Concurrency
13 8 (1.05%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (1.05%) React
Miscellaneous
1 28 (3.69%) Management Information System
2 27 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (2.77%) Virtual Team
4 19 (2.50%) NHS
5 18 (2.37%) Algorithms
6 14 (1.84%) FMCG
7 13 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
8 11 (1.45%) Fixed Income
8 11 (1.45%) User Experience
9 10 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.19%) Analytical Mindset
10 9 (1.19%) Clustering
10 9 (1.19%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.05%) Market Risk
11 8 (1.05%) Social Media
12 7 (0.92%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.92%) Legacy Applications
12 7 (0.92%) Reference Data
13 6 (0.79%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (5.14%) Linux
2 26 (3.43%) Unix
3 20 (2.64%) Windows
4 9 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.26%) VMS
5 2 (0.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.13%) CentOS
6 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (53.89%) Business Intelligence
2 343 (45.19%) Analytics
3 310 (40.84%) Visualisation
4 193 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
4 193 (25.43%) Data Visualisation
5 150 (19.76%) Data Modelling
6 140 (18.45%) Data Analysis
7 133 (17.52%) ETL
8 92 (12.12%) Data Science
9 89 (11.73%) Problem-Solving
10 81 (10.67%) Scrum
11 74 (9.75%) Data Pipeline
11 74 (9.75%) DevOps
12 71 (9.35%) Data Engineering
12 71 (9.35%) Machine Learning
13 58 (7.64%) Data Analytics
14 55 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
15 54 (7.11%) Project Management
16 53 (6.98%) Decision-Making
17 50 (6.59%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 444 (58.50%) SQL
2 259 (34.12%) Python
3 79 (10.41%) R
4 74 (9.75%) Java
5 43 (5.67%) T-SQL
6 38 (5.01%) C#
7 32 (4.22%) Scala
7 32 (4.22%) VBA
8 28 (3.69%) JavaScript
8 28 (3.69%) PowerShell
9 18 (2.37%) PL/SQL
10 14 (1.84%) C++
11 13 (1.71%) Bash Shell
12 12 (1.58%) C
12 12 (1.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 9 (1.19%) Java 8
13 9 (1.19%) LookML
13 9 (1.19%) Ruby
14 8 (1.05%) Kotlin
15 7 (0.92%) Go
Qualifications
1 81 (10.67%) Degree
2 33 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 25 (3.29%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.32%) Tableau Certification
6 9 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (0.79%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.53%) CFA
8 4 (0.53%) CIMA
8 4 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.40%) OCP
9 3 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.40%) PhD
9 3 (0.40%) PMP
9 3 (0.40%) SAFe Agilist
9 3 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (0.26%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.26%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (7.11%) Data Quality
2 44 (5.80%) QA
3 19 (2.50%) PMO
4 13 (1.71%) GDPR
5 9 (1.19%) SLA
6 4 (0.53%) Actionable Recommendations
6 4 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.40%) EMIR
7 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.13%) Accessibility
8 1 (0.13%) Basel II
8 1 (0.13%) GAAP
8 1 (0.13%) IFRS
8 1 (0.13%) NIST
System Software
1 34 (4.48%) Docker
2 6 (0.79%) HDFS
3 5 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.53%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.53%) VMware NSX
5 3 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 37 (4.87%) Kubernetes
2 20 (2.64%) Ansible
3 19 (2.50%) Terraform
4 15 (1.98%) Oozie
5 12 (1.58%) Kibana
6 9 (1.19%) logstash
6 9 (1.19%) Puppet
7 8 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (1.05%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.53%) Grafana
10 3 (0.40%) Control-M
10 3 (0.40%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.40%) SCCM
11 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.26%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.26%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 113 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 90 (11.86%) Google
3 83 (10.94%) Oracle
4 58 (7.64%) Adobe
5 55 (7.25%) Alteryx
6 38 (5.01%) Teradata
7 36 (4.74%) Databricks
8 32 (4.22%) Salesforce.com
9 26 (3.43%) Informatica
10 24 (3.16%) SAP
11 18 (2.37%) Splunk
12 17 (2.24%) MicroStrategy
13 14 (1.84%) ServiceNow
14 10 (1.32%) AppDynamics
14 10 (1.32%) Red Hat
15 9 (1.19%) Cognos
16 8 (1.05%) Dataiku
16 8 (1.05%) Nintex
17 7 (0.92%) Netezza
18 6 (0.79%) VMware