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 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tableau
England / South West
Rank 126 132 139
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7  
Contract jobs citing Tableau 10 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.39% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 0.69% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 9
Median daily rate £388 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -1.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £445 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £450 £406
% change year-on-year -22.11% +10.76%  
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 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 1044 1159 1235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.56% 39.94% 39.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 751 732
Median daily rate £375 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -2.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £496 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 74 74
Median hourly rate £39.00 £20.00 £20.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.00% -0.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £46.34 £44.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

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 March 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 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
Wiltshire +2 3 £400 - 1
Bristol +4 2 £425 -10.52% 4
Somerset 0 1 £248 -23.84%
Tableau
England

Tableau
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (44.44%) Visualisation
5 6 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (33.33%) Analytics
6 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (22.22%) Power BI
8 3 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (16.67%) Adobe
8 3 (16.67%) QlikView
8 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (11.11%) Retail
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (11.11%) Big Data
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (11.11%) SAS
10 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
10 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
10 1 (5.56%) SQL Optimisation
10 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
10 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
10 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
10 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
10 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
10 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
10 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure

Tableau
Top Related 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 2 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (22.22%) Power BI
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) QlikView
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.11%) Big Data
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Tableau Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL BI Architect
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Architect
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SSAS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Tableau Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (44.44%) Visualisation
3 6 (33.33%) Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.56%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Optimisation
5 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Teradata