Period
to 24 September 2018

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 6 months to 24 September 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
England > North West
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 173 176
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 +2
Contract jobs citing Tableau 50 37 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.85% 0.64% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 2.02% 1.46% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 34
North West median daily rate £375 £610 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.52% +47.88% -1.79%
10th Percentile £315 £303 £297
90th Percentile £563 £755 £475
England median daily rate £438 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.41% -5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North West median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £27.16 £22.70 £43.50
% change year-on-year +19.63% -47.82% -3.33%

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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,475 2,535 3,322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.04% 44.10% 45.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,469 1,452 1,960
North West median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £208 £232 £269
90th Percentile £575 £600 £550
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 152 138
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.08 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.09% -17.96% +11.36%
10th Percentile £11.21 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.00 £45.23
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Tableau as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 24 September 2018.

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 6 months to 24 September 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
Manchester -21 18 £375 -11.76% 9
Cheshire +5 17 £338 +35.00% 3
Merseyside +26 6 £369 - 2
Lancashire -15 6 £500 -18.03% 1
Tableau
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 North West region with a requirement for Tableau.

1 37 (74.00%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (60.00%) SQL
3 18 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (36.00%) Visualisation
4 16 (32.00%) Power BI
5 15 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
5 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (28.00%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (28.00%) Big Data
7 12 (24.00%) Analytics
7 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (24.00%) Oracle
7 12 (24.00%) Data Modelling
7 12 (24.00%) ETL
7 12 (24.00%) Finance
7 12 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (20.00%) HBase
8 10 (20.00%) Data Architecture
8 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (18.00%) QlikView
9 9 (18.00%) Apache Hive
9 9 (18.00%) MongoDB
9 9 (18.00%) Data Integration
9 9 (18.00%) Informatica
10 8 (16.00%) Unix
10 8 (16.00%) Hadoop
10 8 (16.00%) Dashboard Development
11 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 7 (14.00%) Data Strategy

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 7 (14.00%) SAS
2 4 (8.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (6.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.00%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (32.00%) Power BI
3 14 (28.00%) Big Data
3 14 (28.00%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (20.00%) HBase
5 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (18.00%) Apache Hive
6 9 (18.00%) MongoDB
6 9 (18.00%) QlikView
7 8 (16.00%) Hadoop
8 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 7 (14.00%) Pentaho
8 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (10.00%) Data Lake
9 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) ERwin
2 2 (4.00%) RStudio
3 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) YouTrack
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Tableau Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) SSRS Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Data Architect
6 5 (10.00%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Data Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (8.00%) SQL BI Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Data Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Data Migration Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) ETL Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Migration Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) SSAS Developer
9 2 (4.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) Kafka
2 3 (6.00%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.00%) Django
4 1 (2.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.00%) J2EE
4 1 (2.00%) jQuery
4 1 (2.00%) MDX
4 1 (2.00%) Node.js
4 1 (2.00%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (36.00%) Visualisation
3 15 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
4 12 (24.00%) Analytics
4 12 (24.00%) Data Modelling
4 12 (24.00%) ETL
5 10 (20.00%) Data Architecture
6 9 (18.00%) Data Integration
7 8 (16.00%) Dashboard Development
8 7 (14.00%) Data Management
8 7 (14.00%) Data Security
8 7 (14.00%) Data Strategy
8 7 (14.00%) Metadata Management
8 7 (14.00%) Open Source
8 7 (14.00%) Reverse Engineering
9 6 (12.00%) Data Governance
9 6 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.00%) SFIA
10 5 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (12.00%) Java
3 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) Python
4 3 (6.00%) Scala
5 2 (4.00%) Java 8
6 1 (2.00%) ABAP
6 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.00%) R
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Analytics IQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) Data Quality
2 5 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) HDFS
2 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Grafana
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle
3 9 (18.00%) Informatica
4 7 (14.00%) CA
5 5 (10.00%) SAP
6 3 (6.00%) Google
7 2 (4.00%) Alteryx
8 1 (2.00%) Ab Initio
8 1 (2.00%) Cognos
8 1 (2.00%) Dundas
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Splunk
8 1 (2.00%) Talend
8 1 (2.00%) Teradata
8 1 (2.00%) Vertica