The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 June 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
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 266 294
Rank change year-on-year +47 +28  
Contract jobs citing Tableau 216 166 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.06% 0.77% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 2.55% 1.85% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 122 92
Median daily rate £450 £425 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -0.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £381
% change year-on-year -11.76% +11.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £22.00 £43.63 £80.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.57% -45.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - £94.07

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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8469 8968 10300
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.43% 41.37% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5728 6189 6796
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £603 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 110 256
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Tableau in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Tableau in London

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tableau in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tableau in London

Tableau
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tableau in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tableau in London

Tableau
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tableau within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
City of London +18 48 £475 +15.15% 18
Canary Wharf +4 2 - -
Hounslow - 2 - -
Westminster - 1 £440 -
Tableau
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 London region with a requirement for Tableau.

1 247 (56.91%) SQL
2 220 (50.69%) Business Intelligence
3 192 (44.24%) Analytics
4 158 (36.41%) Visualisation
5 106 (24.42%) Finance
5 106 (24.42%) QlikView
6 101 (23.27%) Big Data
6 101 (23.27%) SQL Server
7 99 (22.81%) Python
8 98 (22.58%) R
9 95 (21.89%) Data Warehouse
10 90 (20.74%) Hadoop
11 85 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
12 82 (18.89%) ETL
13 75 (17.28%) Data Visualisation
14 69 (15.90%) Power BI
15 67 (15.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 65 (14.98%) SAS
17 64 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
18 62 (14.29%) Data Analysis
19 61 (14.06%) Data Modelling
20 56 (12.90%) Degree
21 55 (12.67%) Microsoft Excel
22 51 (11.75%) Microsoft
23 50 (11.52%) Banking
23 50 (11.52%) Apache Spark
24 47 (10.83%) Apache Hive
25 46 (10.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 46 (10.60%) Dashboard Development
26 42 (9.68%) Alteryx

Tableau
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 65 (14.98%) SAS
2 50 (11.52%) Apache Spark
3 31 (7.14%) Apache Pig
4 11 (2.53%) Apache
5 10 (2.30%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.84%) Confluence
7 5 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.92%) CMS
8 4 (0.92%) JBoss
8 4 (0.92%) Jupyter
8 4 (0.92%) Mule
8 4 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.92%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.92%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.69%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.46%) Drupal
10 2 (0.46%) nginx
Applications
1 55 (12.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (7.14%) SPSS
3 18 (4.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (3.46%) Stata
5 11 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.46%) Weka
8 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.92%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.46%) Data Workbench
3 2 (0.46%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.46%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.23%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) FastStats
4 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.23%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.37%) Google Analytics
2 19 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (3.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (2.53%) Adobe Analytics
6 8 (1.84%) IaaS
7 7 (1.61%) SaaS
8 6 (1.38%) PaaS
8 6 (1.38%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 5 (1.15%) Azure Data Factory
9 5 (1.15%) Data Lake Analytics
9 5 (1.15%) GitHub
10 3 (0.69%) Office 365
10 3 (0.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 2 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.46%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.46%) Force.com
11 2 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.46%) SmartFocus
11 2 (0.46%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.38%) LDAP
2 5 (1.15%) Kerberos
3 4 (0.92%) Internet
4 3 (0.69%) HTTP
4 3 (0.69%) SSL
5 2 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (24.42%) QlikView
2 101 (23.27%) Big Data
2 101 (23.27%) SQL Server
3 95 (21.89%) Data Warehouse
4 90 (20.74%) Hadoop
5 69 (15.90%) Power BI
6 67 (15.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 47 (10.83%) Apache Hive
8 46 (10.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 40 (9.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 33 (7.60%) Relational Database
11 31 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
12 29 (6.68%) Data Mining
13 28 (6.45%) NoSQL
14 26 (5.99%) Spotfire
15 22 (5.07%) MySQL
16 19 (4.38%) HBase
17 18 (4.15%) Impala
18 17 (3.92%) OLAP
19 14 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 24 (5.53%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (2.07%) JIRA
2 9 (2.07%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.84%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.84%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.38%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.69%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.69%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.69%) JUnit
6 3 (0.69%) Mockito
6 3 (0.69%) Subversion
6 3 (0.69%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.46%) Bower
7 2 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.23%) ERwin
8 1 (0.23%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (0.23%) Vagrant
General
1 106 (24.42%) Finance
2 50 (11.52%) Banking
3 38 (8.76%) Marketing
4 22 (5.07%) Retail
5 16 (3.69%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.30%) Advertising
6 10 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.07%) Financial Institution
7 9 (2.07%) Front Office
7 9 (2.07%) Publishing
8 5 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.92%) Games
9 4 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.69%) Electronics
10 3 (0.69%) Legal
10 3 (0.69%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.46%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Back Office
12 1 (0.23%) French Language
12 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 149 (34.33%) Analyst
2 116 (26.73%) Developer
3 66 (15.21%) Data Analyst
4 53 (12.21%) Consultant
5 44 (10.14%) Tableau Developer
6 39 (8.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 35 (8.06%) Architect
8 29 (6.68%) Business Analyst
9 27 (6.22%) Data Scientist
9 27 (6.22%) SQL Analyst
10 22 (5.07%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 22 (5.07%) Data Engineer
11 21 (4.84%) Data Architect
11 21 (4.84%) SQL Developer
11 21 (4.84%) Tableau Consultant
12 15 (3.46%) Data Business Analyst
12 15 (3.46%) Excel Analyst
12 15 (3.46%) SQL Data Analyst
13 14 (3.23%) Big Data Engineer
14 12 (2.76%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.38%) D3.js
2 18 (4.15%) HTML
3 17 (3.92%) .NET
4 15 (3.46%) AngularJS
5 13 (3.00%) MDX
6 10 (2.30%) CSS
6 10 (2.30%) HTML5
6 10 (2.30%) XML
7 8 (1.84%) Natural Language Processing
7 8 (1.84%) Web Services
8 7 (1.61%) Middleware
8 7 (1.61%) XSLT
9 6 (1.38%) GWT
9 6 (1.38%) Visualforce
9 6 (1.38%) XML Schema
10 5 (1.15%) J2EE
10 5 (1.15%) jQuery
11 4 (0.92%) Kafka
11 4 (0.92%) Node.js
11 4 (0.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 85 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.91%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.69%) Algorithms
4 14 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 12 (2.76%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.84%) User Experience
8 7 (1.61%) Social Media
9 4 (0.92%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.69%) Blog
10 3 (0.69%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.69%) Fintech
10 3 (0.69%) NHS
10 3 (0.69%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (0.69%) Shadow IT
11 2 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.46%) FMCG
11 2 (0.46%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.23%) Linux
2 6 (1.38%) Unix
2 6 (1.38%) Windows
3 5 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.92%) CentOS
4 4 (0.92%) Fedora
5 1 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (50.69%) Business Intelligence
2 192 (44.24%) Analytics
3 158 (36.41%) Visualisation
4 82 (18.89%) ETL
5 75 (17.28%) Data Visualisation
6 64 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 61 (14.06%) Data Modelling
9 46 (10.60%) Dashboard Development
10 41 (9.45%) E-Commerce
11 40 (9.22%) Data Analytics
11 40 (9.22%) Statistics
12 33 (7.60%) Machine Learning
13 31 (7.14%) Mathematics
14 28 (6.45%) Data Management
15 24 (5.53%) Scrum
15 24 (5.53%) Statistical Analysis
16 23 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
17 20 (4.61%) Business Analysis
18 19 (4.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 247 (56.91%) SQL
2 99 (22.81%) Python
3 98 (22.58%) R
4 42 (9.68%) Java
5 24 (5.53%) JavaScript
6 22 (5.07%) VBA
7 21 (4.84%) C#
8 19 (4.38%) Scala
9 18 (4.15%) MATLAB
10 16 (3.69%) T-SQL
11 14 (3.23%) C++
12 7 (1.61%) PHP
12 7 (1.61%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.38%) Apex Code
13 6 (1.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 6 (1.38%) Perl
13 6 (1.38%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.15%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.15%) VB
15 3 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 56 (12.90%) Degree
2 10 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.84%) PhD
4 8 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.38%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.15%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.92%) PMP
8 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.46%) MCITP
9 2 (0.46%) MCSE
9 2 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.37%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.84%) QA
3 2 (0.46%) GDPR
3 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.23%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (2.76%) Apache Flume
2 8 (1.84%) Docker
2 8 (1.84%) HDFS
3 5 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.23%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.23%) XenApp
5 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.61%) Oozie
2 6 (1.38%) Kibana
3 4 (0.92%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (0.92%) Mesos
4 3 (0.69%) Ansible
4 3 (0.69%) MOM
5 2 (0.46%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (11.75%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.68%) Alteryx
3 41 (9.45%) Oracle
4 37 (8.53%) Cognos
5 36 (8.29%) Teradata
6 34 (7.83%) Google
7 29 (6.68%) MicroStrategy
8 27 (6.22%) SAP
9 24 (5.53%) Talend
10 19 (4.38%) Cloudera
11 18 (4.15%) Informatica
12 16 (3.69%) IBM
13 13 (3.00%) Adobe
13 13 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (2.07%) SnapLogic
15 8 (1.84%) Netezza
15 8 (1.84%) Vertica
16 7 (1.61%) TIBCO
17 5 (1.15%) Hortonworks
17 5 (1.15%) Mapinfo
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