The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 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 / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 137 126
Rank change year-on-year +16 -11  
Contract jobs citing Tableau 14 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.48% 0.67% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 1.07% 1.47% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 21
Median daily rate £419 £425 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.47% -29.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £345 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £450 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £420 £388
% change year-on-year -10.71% +8.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1303 1700 1700
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.93% 45.31% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 998 860
Median daily rate £413 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +8.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 58 110
Median hourly rate £15.75 £20.45 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.96% +16.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tableau in the North West

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tableau in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tableau in the North West

Tableau
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tableau within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Manchester +13 8 £419 -6.94% 6
Cheshire +16 3 £245 -42.35%
Tableau
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for Tableau.

1 22 (62.86%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (42.86%) SQL
3 14 (40.00%) Power BI
4 11 (31.43%) Visualisation
4 11 (31.43%) QlikView
5 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 10 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (28.57%) Analytics
6 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle
7 8 (22.86%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 7 (20.00%) ETL
9 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.14%) Actionable Insight
10 5 (14.29%) R
10 5 (14.29%) User Experience
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (14.29%) SAS
11 4 (11.43%) Data Management
11 4 (11.43%) Finance
11 4 (11.43%) Data Structures
11 4 (11.43%) Translating Business Requirements
12 3 (8.57%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
12 3 (8.57%) Marketing
12 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects

Tableau
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) Google Analytics
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) Power BI
2 11 (31.43%) QlikView
3 10 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (5.71%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
6 2 (5.71%) KNIME
6 2 (5.71%) MySQL
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (2.86%) DB2
7 1 (2.86%) OLAP
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.86%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) Tableau Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Tableau Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) AWS Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) AWS Developer
5 2 (5.71%) DBA
5 2 (5.71%) Head of Analytics
5 2 (5.71%) Head of Data Analytics
5 2 (5.71%) Insight Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.71%) PowerShell Developer
5 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (5.71%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) MDX
2 1 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) User Experience
3 4 (11.43%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.86%) FMCG
4 1 (2.86%) iPad
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (31.43%) Visualisation
3 10 (28.57%) Analytics
4 8 (22.86%) Data Visualisation
5 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (20.00%) ETL
6 6 (17.14%) Actionable Insight
6 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.43%) Data Management
7 4 (11.43%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (5.71%) Coaching
9 2 (5.71%) Customer Insight
9 2 (5.71%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (5.71%) Dashboard Development
9 2 (5.71%) Data Extraction
9 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (5.71%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) R
3 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.86%) Cognos
3 1 (2.86%) EXASOL
3 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Talend