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 28 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 150 124
Rank change year-on-year +48 -26  
Contract jobs citing Tableau 15 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.68% 0.034% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% 0.071% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Median daily rate £500 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £300 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.22%  
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 Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 841 1407 1057
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.16% 47.82% 35.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 1367 766
Median daily rate £400 £350 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +1.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £255 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £488 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 197 54
Median hourly rate £32.00 £38.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.88% +140.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £18.75 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 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
Edinburgh - 14 £500 - 3
Glasgow 0 1 - -
Tableau
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Tableau.

1 15 (68.18%) Analytics
2 12 (54.55%) QlikView
2 12 (54.55%) Finance
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (36.36%) SAS
4 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
4 8 (36.36%) Visualisation
5 7 (31.82%) Applied Mathematics
5 7 (31.82%) Statistics
5 7 (31.82%) Degree
5 7 (31.82%) Machine Learning
5 7 (31.82%) Spotfire
5 7 (31.82%) Risk Analytics
5 7 (31.82%) Regulatory Compliance
5 7 (31.82%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (31.82%) MATLAB
5 7 (31.82%) PhD
6 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) Econometrics
7 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
7 5 (22.73%) Cognos
7 5 (22.73%) Python
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (22.73%) VBA
7 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (22.73%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
9 3 (13.64%) Google

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 8 (36.36%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (13.64%) UserZoom
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Google Analytics
1 3 (13.64%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) QlikView
2 7 (31.82%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (31.82%) Spotfire
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (13.64%) Big Data
5 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.55%) DataStage
6 1 (4.55%) Looker
6 1 (4.55%) MS Access
6 1 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (4.55%) Power BI
6 1 (4.55%) PowerCenter
6 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Tableau Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Analytics Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Report Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) CSS
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) Regular Expression
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Analytics
2 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 8 (36.36%) Visualisation
3 7 (31.82%) Applied Mathematics
3 7 (31.82%) Machine Learning
3 7 (31.82%) Regulatory Compliance
3 7 (31.82%) Risk Analytics
3 7 (31.82%) Statistics
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (22.73%) Econometrics
6 3 (13.64%) A/B Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
6 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
6 3 (13.64%) Digital Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) MATLAB
3 5 (22.73%) Python
3 5 (22.73%) VBA
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
1 7 (31.82%) PhD
2 1 (4.55%) APMP
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Cognos
2 3 (13.64%) ClickTale
2 3 (13.64%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Alteryx
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Talend