The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 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
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 137 120
Rank change year-on-year +15 -17  
Contract jobs citing Tableau 15 4 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.55% 0.13% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 0.31% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 13
Median daily rate £375 - £318
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 - £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £415 £388
% change year-on-year -9.63% +7.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £170.00
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 the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1143 1311 1152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 41.85% 43.98% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 808 691
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 55 99
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.18% +8.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.00 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tableau in the South West

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tableau in the South West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tableau in the South West

Tableau
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tableau within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bristol - 9 £650 - 2
Gloucestershire - 4 £360 -
Dorset +7 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
Tableau
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for Tableau.

1 15 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (56.00%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (52.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) Finance
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (20.00%) Banking
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.00%) SAS
7 4 (16.00%) ETL
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) Retail
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (16.00%) Analytics
8 3 (12.00%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (12.00%) DevOps
8 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
8 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) QlikView
8 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.00%) MuleSoft
8 3 (12.00%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (12.00%) Power BI
9 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (8.00%) SAS EBI
9 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence

Tableau
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (12.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (12.00%) Power BI
5 3 (12.00%) QlikView
6 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) MS Access
6 2 (8.00%) SAS EBI
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Tableau Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Business Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Redshift Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Data Visualisation Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.00%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Tableau Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) Analytics
2 4 (16.00%) ETL
3 3 (12.00%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
5 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (4.00%) Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) MuleSoft
3 2 (8.00%) Cognos
3 2 (8.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.00%) Teradata
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe