Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 171 192
Rank change year-on-year +13 +21 -33
Contract jobs citing Tableau 23 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.46% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 0.66% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 9
Scotland median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £321 £321 £313
90th Percentile £540 £475 £478
UK median daily rate £425 £418 £425
% change year-on-year +1.80% -1.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £26.50 £26.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year +1.92% -21.80% -8.90%

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 1887 1976 2346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.46% 45.80% 37.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 1088 1141
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -0.28% +0.29%
10th Percentile £207 £224 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £506
UK median daily rate £432 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 65 75
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £16.50 £14.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.48% +13.71% -7.99%
10th Percentile £11.16 £9.62 £8.35
90th Percentile £46.45 £45.45 £41.95
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh -5 12 £488 +31.76%
Glasgow -4 9 £388 -13.89% 2
West Lothian - 2 £315 -
Tableau
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (56.52%) SQL
1 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (43.48%) Analytics
3 8 (34.78%) Data Analysis
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
3 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) ETL
5 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
6 4 (17.39%) Power BI
6 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (17.39%) QlikView
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) DataStage
7 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (13.04%) Cognos
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
7 3 (13.04%) Big Data
7 3 (13.04%) Big Data Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Talend
7 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology

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 2 (8.70%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Google Analytics
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (17.39%) Power BI
2 4 (17.39%) QlikView
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.04%) Big Data
3 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (13.04%) DataStage
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (8.70%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (8.70%) Spotfire
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Tableau Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Performance Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Report Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) MI Reporting Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Netezza Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Power BI Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL BI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (43.48%) Analytics
3 8 (34.78%) Data Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) ETL
4 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Big Data Analytics
6 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
6 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
6 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (8.70%) Change Data Capture
7 2 (8.70%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
7 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Analytics
7 2 (8.70%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
2 2 (8.70%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PhD
3 1 (4.35%) APMP
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) GDPR
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Cognos
2 3 (13.04%) Talend
3 2 (8.70%) Alteryx
3 2 (8.70%) Google
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (8.70%) Netezza
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica
4 1 (4.35%) Teradata