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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 265 325 329
Rank change year-on-year +60 +4  
Contract jobs citing Tableau 363 339 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.86% 0.68% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 1.98% 1.55% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 249 188
Median daily rate £425 £438 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -19.38% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £43.75 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.57% +19.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year - -50.68%  

Tableau is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18366 21835 22084
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.74% 43.70% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11435 13486 12793
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 758 951
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.71 £10.26 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £50.14 £42.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Tableau as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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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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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +73 232 £458 +5.47% 92
South East +25 54 £375 -11.76% 11
North West +38 22 £350 -48.14% 15
Yorkshire +3 18 £350 -50.87% 3
South West +6 11 £388 +19.23% 5
West Midlands +1 9 £299 -29.70% 9
East Midlands -14 8 £310 +3.33% 3
East of England -2 7 £388 +14.39% 5
Tableau
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 383 (53.94%) Business Intelligence
2 371 (52.25%) SQL
3 272 (38.31%) Analytics
4 240 (33.80%) Visualisation
5 219 (30.85%) SQL Server
6 202 (28.45%) QlikView
7 152 (21.41%) ETL
8 135 (19.01%) Data Warehouse
9 134 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 128 (18.03%) Big Data
11 127 (17.89%) Data Visualisation
11 127 (17.89%) Finance
12 123 (17.32%) Microsoft
13 112 (15.77%) Power BI
14 111 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 110 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
16 109 (15.35%) R
16 109 (15.35%) Data Modelling
17 107 (15.07%) Python
18 103 (14.51%) Agile Software Development
18 103 (14.51%) Hadoop
19 94 (13.24%) Oracle
20 83 (11.69%) Data Analysis
21 78 (10.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 75 (10.56%) T-SQL
23 74 (10.42%) Dashboard Development
24 71 (10.00%) Apache Spark
25 67 (9.44%) Degree
26 65 (9.15%) Apache Hive
27 64 (9.01%) SAS

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 71 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 64 (9.01%) SAS
3 45 (6.34%) Apache Pig
4 19 (2.68%) SharePoint
5 15 (2.11%) Apache
6 10 (1.41%) Confluence
7 5 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.70%) JBoss
7 5 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.56%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.56%) CMS
8 4 (0.56%) Jupyter
8 4 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.56%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.56%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.42%) Mule
10 2 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.28%) Drupal
11 1 (0.14%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 54 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 40 (5.63%) SPSS
3 13 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.41%) MS Office
5 9 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.85%) Stata
7 5 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.42%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.28%) MS Project
9 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.28%) SPSS Modeler
9 2 (0.28%) Weka
10 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (0.70%) Sprinklr
2 4 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.56%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.28%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.14%) Data Workbench
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.14%) HFM
5 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 49 (6.90%) Google Analytics
2 43 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (2.39%) IaaS
5 16 (2.25%) Adobe Analytics
6 14 (1.97%) PaaS
7 10 (1.41%) Data Lake Analytics
7 10 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (1.41%) SmartFocus
8 9 (1.27%) Amazon S3
8 9 (1.27%) SaaS
9 6 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.85%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (0.56%) GitHub
12 3 (0.42%) Amazon Glacier
12 3 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.28%) AWS Data Pipeline
13 2 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.28%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.13%) SMS
2 5 (0.70%) LDAP
3 4 (0.56%) Kerberos
4 3 (0.42%) HTTP
5 2 (0.28%) Internet
5 2 (0.28%) Intranet
5 2 (0.28%) NGN
5 2 (0.28%) SSL
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.14%) DHCP
6 1 (0.14%) DNS
6 1 (0.14%) Firewall
6 1 (0.14%) NAS
6 1 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (30.85%) SQL Server
2 202 (28.45%) QlikView
3 135 (19.01%) Data Warehouse
4 134 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 128 (18.03%) Big Data
6 112 (15.77%) Power BI
7 111 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 103 (14.51%) Hadoop
9 78 (10.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 65 (9.15%) Apache Hive
11 55 (7.75%) BusinessObjects
12 54 (7.61%) NoSQL
13 44 (6.20%) Data Mining
14 40 (5.63%) Spotfire
15 39 (5.49%) Relational Database
16 34 (4.79%) MySQL
17 33 (4.65%) Data Lake
18 31 (4.37%) MongoDB
19 25 (3.52%) HBase
19 25 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (3.52%) Talend Open Studio
2 19 (2.68%) JIRA
3 10 (1.41%) Jenkins
3 10 (1.41%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.99%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (0.70%) ERwin
7 4 (0.56%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.56%) Toad
8 3 (0.42%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.42%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.42%) Subversion
9 2 (0.28%) Apache Continuum
9 2 (0.28%) Bower
9 2 (0.28%) Capybara
9 2 (0.28%) RSpec
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 127 (17.89%) Finance
2 58 (8.17%) Marketing
3 50 (7.04%) Banking
4 38 (5.35%) Retail
5 12 (1.69%) Legal
5 12 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.41%) Front Office
6 10 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.27%) Publishing
8 8 (1.13%) Advertising
8 8 (1.13%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.70%) Automotive
9 5 (0.70%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.56%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.42%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.28%) Electronics
12 2 (0.28%) Games
13 1 (0.14%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 220 (30.99%) Developer
2 210 (29.58%) Analyst
3 87 (12.25%) Tableau Developer
4 86 (12.11%) Consultant
5 72 (10.14%) Data Analyst
6 68 (9.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 62 (8.73%) Architect
8 42 (5.92%) SQL Developer
9 41 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 40 (5.63%) Tableau Consultant
11 39 (5.49%) Business Analyst
12 36 (5.07%) Data Architect
12 36 (5.07%) Data Engineer
12 36 (5.07%) Data Scientist
13 35 (4.93%) SQL Analyst
14 22 (3.10%) Report Analyst
15 21 (2.96%) Business Intelligence Manager
16 20 (2.82%) Report Developer
17 19 (2.68%) Business Intelligence Consultant
17 19 (2.68%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (5.21%) .NET
2 32 (4.51%) HTML
3 22 (3.10%) D3.js
4 21 (2.96%) XML
5 17 (2.39%) CSS
6 16 (2.25%) AngularJS
7 14 (1.97%) JSON
7 14 (1.97%) MDX
8 13 (1.83%) Kafka
9 12 (1.69%) Natural Language Processing
9 12 (1.69%) Web Services
10 11 (1.55%) HTML5
10 11 (1.55%) Middleware
11 10 (1.41%) REST
12 8 (1.13%) jQuery
13 7 (0.99%) Node.js
13 7 (0.99%) XML Schema
13 7 (0.99%) XSLT
14 6 (0.85%) PostGIS
14 6 (0.85%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 110 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.92%) Computer Science
3 30 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 24 (3.38%) Algorithms
5 14 (1.97%) Social Media
6 11 (1.55%) Data Structures
6 11 (1.55%) FMCG
7 7 (0.99%) Replication
7 7 (0.99%) Virtual Team
8 6 (0.85%) Credit Risk
9 5 (0.70%) NHS
9 5 (0.70%) User Experience
10 4 (0.56%) PMI
11 3 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.42%) Fintech
11 3 (0.42%) Life Science
11 3 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.42%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.42%) Social Network
11 3 (0.42%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (4.23%) Linux
2 11 (1.55%) Windows
3 9 (1.27%) Unix
4 4 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.42%) CentOS
5 3 (0.42%) Fedora
6 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (53.94%) Business Intelligence
2 272 (38.31%) Analytics
3 240 (33.80%) Visualisation
4 152 (21.41%) ETL
5 127 (17.89%) Data Visualisation
6 109 (15.35%) Data Modelling
7 103 (14.51%) Agile Software Development
8 83 (11.69%) Data Analysis
9 74 (10.42%) Dashboard Development
10 56 (7.89%) Data Management
11 51 (7.18%) Data Analytics
12 49 (6.90%) Statistics
13 45 (6.34%) Machine Learning
14 43 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 37 (5.21%) E-Commerce
16 36 (5.07%) Data Integration
17 33 (4.65%) Mathematics
17 33 (4.65%) Scrum
18 32 (4.51%) CRM
19 30 (4.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 371 (52.25%) SQL
2 109 (15.35%) R
3 107 (15.07%) Python
4 75 (10.56%) T-SQL
5 62 (8.73%) Java
6 34 (4.79%) VBA
7 31 (4.37%) C#
7 31 (4.37%) JavaScript
7 31 (4.37%) Scala
8 23 (3.24%) MATLAB
9 14 (1.97%) C++
9 14 (1.97%) PL/SQL
10 12 (1.69%) Perl
11 11 (1.55%) PowerShell
12 7 (0.99%) VB
13 6 (0.85%) Apex Code
14 5 (0.70%) Ruby
15 4 (0.56%) C
15 4 (0.56%) PHP
16 3 (0.42%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 67 (9.44%) Degree
2 14 (1.97%) PhD
2 14 (1.97%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.99%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.42%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.42%) PMP
7 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (8.31%) Data Quality
2 16 (2.25%) QA
3 7 (0.99%) PMO
4 3 (0.42%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.28%) SLA
6 1 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (1.97%) Apache Flume
2 13 (1.83%) HDFS
3 10 (1.41%) Docker
3 10 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (1.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.28%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (1.55%) Kibana
2 9 (1.27%) Oozie
3 6 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (0.56%) MOM
5 3 (0.42%) Mesos
6 2 (0.28%) Ambari
6 2 (0.28%) Ansible
6 2 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.14%) Puppet
7 1 (0.14%) SCCM
7 1 (0.14%) SCOM
7 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.14%) Terraform
7 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 123 (17.32%) Microsoft
2 94 (13.24%) Oracle
3 57 (8.03%) SAP
4 56 (7.89%) Google
5 55 (7.75%) Cognos
6 39 (5.49%) Teradata
7 37 (5.21%) MicroStrategy
8 36 (5.07%) Alteryx
9 28 (3.94%) Informatica
10 25 (3.52%) Talend
11 24 (3.38%) Adobe
12 22 (3.10%) IBM
13 21 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (2.25%) Cloudera
15 14 (1.97%) Hortonworks
16 12 (1.69%) TIBCO
17 11 (1.55%) Omniture
18 9 (1.27%) ESRI
19 8 (1.13%) Vertica
20 6 (0.85%) Netezza
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