Period
to 9 April 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 9 April 2020 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
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 230 261 259
Rank change year-on-year +31 -2 +43
Contract jobs citing Tableau 687 1,027 1,039
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.13% 1.06% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 2.65% 2.49% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 727 716
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £300
90th Percentile £632 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £431 £403
% change year-on-year -1.45% +7.14% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 21
Median hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.86% -6.67% +44.23%
10th Percentile £21.35 £17.00 £19.75
90th Percentile £37.68 £43.75 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year +8.64% -5.81% -17.31%

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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 25,911 41,247 41,997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.78% 42.61% 41.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,508 25,695 26,187
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £213 £263 £243
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,213 1,412 1,430
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.03 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.17% +3.01% +2.94%
10th Percentile £11.86 £10.92 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.75 £49.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate £18.21 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +7.12% +6.25% -3.03%

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Tableau as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Tableau in the UK

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Tableau.

Daily rate trend for Tableau in the UK

Tableau
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Tableau over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Tableau in the UK

Tableau
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Tableau.

Hourly rate trend for Tableau in the UK

Tableau
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Tableau over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Tableau in the UK

Tableau
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tableau within the UK over the 6 months to 9 April 2020. 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
England +42 642 £463 +2.78% 93
London +24 358 £475 - 42
UK excluding London +48 316 £425 -1.45% 55
South East +85 109 £425 -10.53% 12
East of England +51 65 £420 -1.18% 8
North of England +5 45 £500 +17.65% 13
Midlands +69 40 £425 +3.47% 12
West Midlands +76 29 £425 +6.25% 5
South West +14 22 £400 -4.76% 6
North West +7 22 £500 +11.11% 9
Yorkshire +37 21 £474 +18.58% 4
Scotland +3 20 £330 -20.00% 1
Wales +36 14 £438 +12.90% 3
East Midlands +30 11 £488 +2.63% 7
Work from Home +7 11 £485 -3.00% 5
North East +30 2 £450 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Tableau also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Tableau.

1 422 (61.43%) Business Intelligence
2 418 (60.84%) SQL
3 336 (48.91%) Power BI
3 336 (48.91%) Power Platform
4 274 (39.88%) Analytics
5 246 (35.81%) Visualisation
6 200 (29.11%) Python
7 172 (25.04%) Agile Software Development
8 169 (24.60%) Data Warehouse
9 167 (24.31%) Data Visualisation
10 162 (23.58%) Finance
11 156 (22.71%) SQL Server
12 155 (22.56%) Analytical Skills
13 154 (22.42%) ETL
14 150 (21.83%) Data Modelling
15 146 (21.25%) Microsoft
16 129 (18.78%) Azure
17 108 (15.72%) Microsoft Excel
18 106 (15.43%) Data Science
19 101 (14.70%) AWS
20 100 (14.56%) Data Analysis
21 83 (12.08%) Big Data
22 82 (11.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 78 (11.35%) QlikView
23 78 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 75 (10.92%) Degree
25 73 (10.63%) Oracle
26 68 (9.90%) Machine Learning
26 68 (9.90%) Git (software)
27 65 (9.46%) R

Tableau
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 47 (6.84%) Apache Spark
2 18 (2.62%) SAS
3 11 (1.60%) Confluence
3 11 (1.60%) OpenStack
3 11 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.31%) Apache
4 9 (1.31%) Jupyter
5 8 (1.16%) Apache Airflow
6 3 (0.44%) CMS
6 3 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.29%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.15%) Luigi
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 108 (15.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (2.91%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (2.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.73%) SPSS
5 2 (0.29%) InVision
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.73%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.44%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.29%) Eikon
5 2 (0.29%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.29%) RMDS
5 2 (0.29%) Unica
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.15%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.15%) iTrent
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.15%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.15%) Sage BI
6 1 (0.15%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 336 (48.91%) Power Platform
2 129 (18.78%) Azure
3 101 (14.70%) AWS
4 37 (5.39%) Azure Data Factory
5 36 (5.24%) GCP
6 28 (4.08%) Google Analytics
7 22 (3.20%) PaaS
8 19 (2.77%) Amazon Kinesis
9 17 (2.47%) Amazon S3
10 16 (2.33%) Adobe Analytics
10 16 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
11 15 (2.18%) Serverless
12 14 (2.04%) Slack
13 12 (1.75%) IaaS
14 10 (1.46%) Azure Machine Learning
15 9 (1.31%) Office 365
16 8 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
16 8 (1.16%) GitHub
17 7 (1.02%) Amazon EMR
17 7 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.44%) 5G
1 3 (0.44%) DNS
1 3 (0.44%) HTTP
1 3 (0.44%) Skype
1 3 (0.44%) Telepresence
2 2 (0.29%) Firewall
2 2 (0.29%) Internet
3 1 (0.15%) 2G
3 1 (0.15%) 3G
3 1 (0.15%) 4G
3 1 (0.15%) DSL
3 1 (0.15%) PPP
3 1 (0.15%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.15%) VoIP
3 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (48.91%) Power BI
2 169 (24.60%) Data Warehouse
3 156 (22.71%) SQL Server
4 83 (12.08%) Big Data
5 82 (11.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 78 (11.35%) QlikView
6 78 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 61 (8.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 55 (8.01%) Data Lake
9 52 (7.57%) Hadoop
10 49 (7.13%) NoSQL
11 48 (6.99%) Amazon Redshift
12 37 (5.39%) OLAP
13 34 (4.95%) Relational Database
14 31 (4.51%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 28 (4.08%) Looker
16 26 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
17 25 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
18 23 (3.35%) Data Mining
19 20 (2.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 68 (9.90%) Git (software)
2 49 (7.13%) JIRA
3 22 (3.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 19 (2.77%) Octopus Deploy
5 16 (2.33%) TeamCity
6 13 (1.89%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.31%) Gerrit
8 7 (1.02%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (0.87%) RStudio
10 5 (0.73%) ERwin
10 5 (0.73%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.44%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.44%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.44%) Buildbot
11 3 (0.44%) Maven
11 3 (0.44%) Robot Framework
11 3 (0.44%) Selenium
12 2 (0.29%) CircleCI
12 2 (0.29%) webpack
General
1 162 (23.58%) Finance
2 64 (9.32%) Marketing
3 35 (5.09%) Public Sector
4 34 (4.95%) Banking
5 23 (3.35%) Retail
6 20 (2.91%) Legal
6 20 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 18 (2.62%) Law
8 12 (1.75%) Publishing
9 11 (1.60%) Front Office
9 11 (1.60%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.46%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.02%) Back Office
12 5 (0.73%) Electronics
12 5 (0.73%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.58%) French Language
14 3 (0.44%) Games
14 3 (0.44%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.29%) Advertising
15 2 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 227 (33.04%) Developer
2 181 (26.35%) Analyst
3 100 (14.56%) Data Analyst
4 79 (11.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 76 (11.06%) Data Engineer
6 73 (10.63%) Tableau Developer
7 54 (7.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 52 (7.57%) SQL Developer
9 49 (7.13%) Consultant
10 44 (6.40%) Architect
11 38 (5.53%) Data Scientist
12 34 (4.95%) Data Architect
13 33 (4.80%) Tableau Analyst
14 29 (4.22%) Power BI Developer
15 26 (3.78%) SQL Analyst
16 24 (3.49%) AWS Engineer
17 23 (3.35%) Power BI Analyst
17 23 (3.35%) SQL BI Developer
18 21 (3.06%) Business Analyst
19 19 (2.77%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.68%) .NET
2 26 (3.78%) HTML
3 21 (3.06%) CSS
3 21 (3.06%) XML
4 19 (2.77%) ASP.NET
5 18 (2.62%) Kafka
6 17 (2.47%) AngularJS
6 17 (2.47%) React
7 14 (2.04%) JSON
8 13 (1.89%) TensorFlow
9 11 (1.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (1.60%) MDX
9 11 (1.60%) Web Services
10 10 (1.46%) PySpark
11 9 (1.31%) D3.js
11 9 (1.31%) Pandas
12 8 (1.16%) Keras
12 8 (1.16%) scikit-learn
13 7 (1.02%) NumPy
13 7 (1.02%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 155 (22.56%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.93%) Data Structures
3 25 (3.64%) Algorithms
4 20 (2.91%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.77%) User Experience
6 18 (2.62%) Public Cloud
7 17 (2.47%) Hedge funds
8 14 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (1.75%) NHS
10 11 (1.60%) Replication
11 10 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (0.87%) Analytical Mindset
12 6 (0.87%) Equities
12 6 (0.87%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.87%) Social Media
13 5 (0.73%) Credit Risk
13 5 (0.73%) FMCG
13 5 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.58%) Reference Data
15 3 (0.44%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 20 (2.91%) Unix
2 15 (2.18%) Linux
3 3 (0.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (61.43%) Business Intelligence
2 274 (39.88%) Analytics
3 246 (35.81%) Visualisation
4 172 (25.04%) Agile Software Development
5 167 (24.31%) Data Visualisation
6 154 (22.42%) ETL
7 150 (21.83%) Data Modelling
8 106 (15.43%) Data Science
9 100 (14.56%) Data Analysis
10 68 (9.90%) Machine Learning
11 63 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 61 (8.88%) Data Analytics
12 61 (8.88%) Mathematics
13 55 (8.01%) DevOps
14 51 (7.42%) Dashboard Development
14 51 (7.42%) Problem-Solving
15 50 (7.28%) Computer Science
16 48 (6.99%) Statistics
17 42 (6.11%) Validation
18 37 (5.39%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 418 (60.84%) SQL
2 200 (29.11%) Python
3 65 (9.46%) R
4 61 (8.88%) T-SQL
5 56 (8.15%) PowerShell
6 45 (6.55%) C#
7 32 (4.66%) Java
8 29 (4.22%) Scala
9 27 (3.93%) VBA
10 22 (3.20%) Bash Shell
11 14 (2.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 13 (1.89%) JavaScript
13 12 (1.75%) Go
14 11 (1.60%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.31%) C
16 8 (1.16%) Kotlin
16 8 (1.16%) Perl
17 5 (0.73%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.58%) Julia
19 3 (0.44%) CQL
Qualifications
1 75 (10.92%) Degree
2 28 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 26 (3.78%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.46%) PhD
6 9 (1.31%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.29%) ACCA
9 2 (0.29%) CIMA
9 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.29%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.15%) CIPD
10 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.15%) ISEB
10 1 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.93%) Data Quality
2 20 (2.91%) QA
3 4 (0.58%) PMO
3 4 (0.58%) PSD2
4 3 (0.44%) GDPR
5 2 (0.29%) IFRS
6 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (2.33%) Docker
2 8 (1.16%) HDFS
3 3 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 18 (2.62%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.31%) Terraform
3 8 (1.16%) Hadoop YARN
4 7 (1.02%) Puppet
5 5 (0.73%) Control-M
6 4 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.44%) Ansible
7 3 (0.44%) Grafana
7 3 (0.44%) Oozie
8 1 (0.15%) Kibana
Vendors
1 146 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 73 (10.63%) Oracle
3 48 (6.99%) Cognos
4 46 (6.70%) Alteryx
4 46 (6.70%) Google
5 39 (5.68%) SAP
6 31 (4.51%) MicroStrategy
7 22 (3.20%) Adobe
8 21 (3.06%) Informatica
9 20 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (2.77%) Talend
11 10 (1.46%) Databricks
11 10 (1.46%) ServiceNow
12 9 (1.31%) Splunk
13 7 (1.02%) Teradata
14 6 (0.87%) DoubleClick
15 5 (0.73%) Sybase
16 4 (0.58%) Ericsson
16 4 (0.58%) IBM
16 4 (0.58%) PeopleSoft