Period
to 20 September 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 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 157 205
Rank change year-on-year -8 +48 -24
Contract jobs citing Tableau 39 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.71% 0.52% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.86% 1.35% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 4
Scotland median daily rate £375 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +18.52% -6.90%
10th Percentile £316 £286 £304
90th Percentile £459 £583 £428
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £22.70 £43.50
% change year-on-year +10.13% -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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,094 1,856 2,432
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.37% 38.85% 46.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,142 1,006 1,278
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £213 £210 £227
90th Percentile £538 £530 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 67 90
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £25.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.00% -30.56% +125.00%
10th Percentile £10.64 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.40 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 September 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 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
Glasgow +6 25 £375 +25.00% 7
Edinburgh -5 14 £385 -23.00% 2
Tableau
UK

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

1 33 (84.62%) SQL
2 29 (74.36%) Analytics
3 25 (64.10%) Visualisation
4 22 (56.41%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (46.15%) Finance
5 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (41.03%) Hadoop
7 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 14 (35.90%) Data Visualisation
9 13 (33.33%) Data Modelling
9 13 (33.33%) Big Data
10 12 (30.77%) ETL
10 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
10 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (28.21%) QlikView
11 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
11 11 (28.21%) Power BI
12 10 (25.64%) HDInsight
12 10 (25.64%) Data Analytics
12 10 (25.64%) Data Lake
12 10 (25.64%) T-SQL
12 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (25.64%) Data Analysis
12 10 (25.64%) PaaS
12 10 (25.64%) Machine Learning
13 9 (23.08%) Azure SQL Database
13 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services

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 7 (17.95%) SAS
2 3 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) WebTrends
2 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (7.69%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (25.64%) PaaS
3 9 (23.08%) Azure Data Factory
3 9 (23.08%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (10.26%) Google Analytics
4 4 (10.26%) Google Tag Manager
5 3 (7.69%) AdWords
6 2 (5.13%) Office 365
6 2 (5.13%) Yarn
7 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
1 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.56%) SSL
1 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) Hadoop
2 13 (33.33%) Big Data
3 11 (28.21%) Power BI
3 11 (28.21%) QlikView
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (25.64%) Data Lake
4 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (25.64%) HDInsight
4 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (23.08%) Azure SQL Database
5 9 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.69%) Spotfire
8 2 (5.13%) Apache Hive
8 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
8 2 (5.13%) MS Access
8 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (5.13%) Grunt
2 2 (5.13%) JUnit
2 2 (5.13%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
2 7 (17.95%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Data Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) ETL Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Junior
4 3 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Junior Data Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Tableau Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Azure Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Data Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Data Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Insight Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
1 2 (5.13%) Node.js
1 2 (5.13%) Spring
2 1 (2.56%) JSON
2 1 (2.56%) Kafka
2 1 (2.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) OAuth
2 1 (2.56%) REST
2 1 (2.56%) SAML
2 1 (2.56%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Analytics
2 25 (64.10%) Visualisation
3 22 (56.41%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (35.90%) Data Visualisation
6 13 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 12 (30.77%) ETL
8 10 (25.64%) Data Analysis
8 10 (25.64%) Data Analytics
8 10 (25.64%) Machine Learning
9 7 (17.95%) Data Strategy
9 7 (17.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 7 (17.95%) Service Design
10 6 (15.38%) Risk Management
10 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 5 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
12 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (10.26%) Information Security
12 4 (10.26%) Prototyping
12 4 (10.26%) Tag Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) T-SQL
3 6 (15.38%) Python
4 4 (10.26%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.26%) R
5 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) C++
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) Data Quality
1 5 (12.82%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) GDPR
3 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Ambari
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
1 1 (2.56%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (2.56%) Oozie
1 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Google
3 4 (10.26%) Adobe
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Tealium
3 4 (10.26%) Teradata
4 3 (7.69%) AppDynamics
4 3 (7.69%) Datameer
4 3 (7.69%) DoubleClick
4 3 (7.69%) Facebook
4 3 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (7.69%) Tealeaf
5 2 (5.13%) Cognos
6 1 (2.56%) Alteryx
6 1 (2.56%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.56%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.56%) Informatica
6 1 (2.56%) MapR
6 1 (2.56%) SAP