Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 20 November 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 165 162
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 +34
Contract jobs citing Tableau 46 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.87% 0.48% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 2.30% 1.29% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 8
Scotland median daily rate £395 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £326 £321 £321
90th Percentile £460 £540 £475
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £414
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.72% -2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £27.16 £27.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year -0.35% +4.81% -42.22%

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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,997 1,861 1,971
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.68% 37.40% 45.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,036 1,032 1,084
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -0.14%
10th Percentile £213 £205 £225
90th Percentile £550 £537 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £420
% change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 65 64
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% +45.45% +13.75%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.19 £9.56
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.30 £44.63
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.75
% change year-on-year +0.72% +3.73% -4.29%

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Tableau as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Tableau in Scotland

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tableau in Scotland

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tableau in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tableau in Scotland

Tableau
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tableau within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Glasgow +3 28 £400 +3.23% 6
Edinburgh 0 17 £385 -21.03% 4
Tableau
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Tableau.

1 36 (78.26%) SQL
2 29 (63.04%) Visualisation
3 28 (60.87%) Analytics
4 22 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (45.65%) Finance
6 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
7 18 (39.13%) Data Visualisation
8 17 (36.96%) Hadoop
9 16 (34.78%) ETL
10 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Excel
11 14 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
11 14 (30.43%) Big Data
12 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (28.26%) Data Modelling
12 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (26.09%) Data Analysis
13 12 (26.09%) QlikView
13 12 (26.09%) Power BI
14 11 (23.91%) T-SQL
15 10 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
15 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (21.74%) Banking
15 10 (21.74%) HDInsight
15 10 (21.74%) Data Lake
15 10 (21.74%) PaaS
15 10 (21.74%) Machine Learning
16 9 (19.57%) Azure SQL Database

Tableau
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (13.04%) SAS
2 3 (6.52%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) WebTrends
2 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.52%) SessionCam
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (21.74%) PaaS
3 9 (19.57%) Azure Data Factory
3 9 (19.57%) Dynamics 365
4 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (8.70%) Amazon S3
5 4 (8.70%) Google Analytics
5 4 (8.70%) Google Tag Manager
6 3 (6.52%) AdWords
6 3 (6.52%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (6.52%) Amazon SageMaker
7 2 (4.35%) Office 365
7 2 (4.35%) Yarn
8 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
1 1 (2.17%) HTTP
1 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.17%) SSL
1 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) Hadoop
2 14 (30.43%) Big Data
2 14 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (26.09%) Power BI
4 12 (26.09%) QlikView
4 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (21.74%) Data Lake
5 10 (21.74%) HDInsight
5 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (19.57%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
8 3 (6.52%) Parquet
8 3 (6.52%) Spotfire
9 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
9 2 (4.35%) MS Access
9 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Maven
2 2 (4.35%) Grunt
2 2 (4.35%) JUnit
2 2 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Banking
3 8 (17.39%) Marketing
4 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.17%) Law
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Data Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) ETL Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Technology Risk Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Data Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Risk Data Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Azure Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Junior
8 2 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Junior Data Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Migration Specialist
8 2 (4.35%) Report Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 2 (4.35%) Node.js
1 2 (4.35%) Spring
2 1 (2.17%) JSON
2 1 (2.17%) Kafka
2 1 (2.17%) LDAP
2 1 (2.17%) OAuth
2 1 (2.17%) REST
2 1 (2.17%) SAML
2 1 (2.17%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Visualisation
2 28 (60.87%) Analytics
3 22 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (39.13%) Data Visualisation
6 16 (34.78%) ETL
7 13 (28.26%) Data Modelling
8 12 (26.09%) Data Analysis
9 10 (21.74%) Machine Learning
10 8 (17.39%) Data Analytics
10 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
11 7 (15.22%) Data Strategy
11 7 (15.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 7 (15.22%) Service Design
12 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
13 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (10.87%) Web Analytics
14 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
14 4 (8.70%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 36 (78.26%) SQL
2 11 (23.91%) T-SQL
3 9 (19.57%) Python
4 4 (8.70%) Java
4 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.70%) R
5 2 (4.35%) VBA
6 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.17%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) C++
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) Data Quality
2 6 (13.04%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) GDPR
3 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Ambari
1 1 (2.17%) Ansible
1 1 (2.17%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (2.17%) Oozie
1 1 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Adobe
2 4 (8.70%) Google
2 4 (8.70%) Tealium
2 4 (8.70%) Teradata
3 3 (6.52%) AppDynamics
3 3 (6.52%) Cognos
3 3 (6.52%) Datameer
3 3 (6.52%) DoubleClick
3 3 (6.52%) Facebook
3 3 (6.52%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Tealeaf
4 2 (4.35%) Informatica
5 1 (2.17%) Alteryx
5 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.17%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) SAP