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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tableau
UK / Scotland
Rank 100 124 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 -  
Contract jobs citing Tableau 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.40% 0.12% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £200 £700 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -71.42% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -22.16% +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year - -50.68%  

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 Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 761 1050 1017
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.39% 40.82% 36.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 578 536
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 34
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +168.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.64 £13.80 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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
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 3 months to 24 March 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
Edinburgh +23 5 - - 4
Glasgow - 2 £200 -
Tableau
UK

Tableau
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Tableau.

1 13 (81.25%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) ETL
4 7 (43.75%) QlikView
4 7 (43.75%) Analytics
5 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Cognos
6 4 (25.00%) SAP
6 4 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (18.75%) Big Data
7 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (18.75%) Informatica
7 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 3 (18.75%) Data Management
8 2 (12.50%) Migration
8 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) VBA
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle
8 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 2 (12.50%) Talend

Tableau
Top Related 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 2 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (43.75%) QlikView
3 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (18.75%) Big Data
4 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (6.25%) DataStage
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (6.25%) Pentaho
6 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
6 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Business Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Report Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Tableau Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Cognos BI Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) MySQL Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technology Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) D3.js
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (43.75%) Analytics
2 7 (43.75%) ETL
3 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (18.75%) Data Management
5 3 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) ETL Development
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) Econometrics
7 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VBA
3 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) R
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) APMP
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cognos
1 4 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) Informatica
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Talend
4 1 (6.25%) Ab Initio
4 1 (6.25%) Alteryx
4 1 (6.25%) IBM