Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Tableau skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tableau over the 6 months to 22 October 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.

Tableau Software
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 255 224 264
Rank change year-on-year -31 +40 +17
Contract jobs citing Tableau 311 1,041 1,061
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.98% 1.23% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.34% 5.61% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 750 735
Median daily rate £450 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £238 £320 £313
90th Percentile £625 £656 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 26 10
Median hourly rate £27.99 £20.50 £27.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.54% -24.51% +2.47%
10th Percentile £18.59 £16.25 £15.59
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.50 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +48.78% +13.89% -26.83%

Tableau is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 7,165 18,570 23,617
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.53% 21.89% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,568 12,658 16,482
Median daily rate £488 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £670 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £438 £425
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 274 230
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +7.56% -0.83%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.66 £12.23
90th Percentile £51.75 £60.00 £56.17
Median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -1.67% -7.69% -1.52%

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 22 October 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 22 October 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Tableau in the UK

Tableau
Top 16 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 22 October 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 -21 285 £450 -5.26% 94
London -17 184 £450 -7.69% 48
UK excluding London +14 109 £394 -12.50% 53
Work from Home -52 57 £425 -15.00% 13
North of England +69 42 £339 -20.29% 13
South East +48 31 £315 -37.00% 21
North West +60 25 £300 -37.17% 5
Yorkshire +59 17 £425 +10.39% 3
Midlands +38 13 £425 - 7
Scotland +60 9 £360 -20.00% 6
West Midlands +30 8 £460 +8.24% 2
East of England +60 6 £550 +15.79% 2
South West +85 5 £430 -3.37% 3
Wales +41 5 £425 +13.33% 1
East Midlands +39 5 £325 -18.75% 5
Northern Ireland +6 1 £185 -20.43%

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 183 (58.84%) SQL
2 174 (55.95%) Business Intelligence
3 125 (40.19%) Python
4 122 (39.23%) Analytics
5 116 (37.30%) Power BI
5 116 (37.30%) Power Platform
6 111 (35.69%) Visualisation
7 78 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (23.79%) Finance
9 70 (22.51%) Microsoft
10 61 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
11 60 (19.29%) Data Visualisation
12 56 (18.01%) Data Modelling
13 54 (17.36%) SQL Server
14 52 (16.72%) Big Data
15 51 (16.40%) Azure
15 51 (16.40%) ETL
16 50 (16.08%) Data Analysis
17 47 (15.11%) Data Science
18 44 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
19 42 (13.50%) Microsoft Excel
20 40 (12.86%) Data Analytics
21 38 (12.22%) Apache Spark
22 37 (11.90%) Hadoop
23 35 (11.25%) AWS
24 34 (10.93%) R
25 32 (10.29%) Decision-Making
26 30 (9.65%) QlikView
26 30 (9.65%) Alteryx
27 28 (9.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 38 (12.22%) Apache Spark
2 16 (5.14%) SAS
3 9 (2.89%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.29%) Apache Airflow
5 3 (0.96%) Apache
5 3 (0.96%) Confluence
6 2 (0.64%) IIS
6 2 (0.64%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.32%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.32%) DataSynapse
7 1 (0.32%) Jupyter
Applications
1 42 (13.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.93%) SPSS
4 4 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.32%) CPLEX
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) Sketch
6 1 (0.32%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.64%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 116 (37.30%) Power Platform
2 51 (16.40%) Azure
3 35 (11.25%) AWS
4 17 (5.47%) GCP
5 15 (4.82%) Azure Data Factory
6 10 (3.22%) Amazon S3
7 7 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.61%) Google Analytics
8 5 (1.61%) PowerApps
8 5 (1.61%) SaaS
8 5 (1.61%) Serverless
9 4 (1.29%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (1.29%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (1.29%) Azure Machine Learning
9 4 (1.29%) Logic Apps
10 3 (0.96%) AWS CodePipeline
10 3 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.96%) GitHub
10 3 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.64%) Internet
1 2 (0.64%) SMS
2 1 (0.32%) 5G
2 1 (0.32%) DSL
2 1 (0.32%) GSM
2 1 (0.32%) LTE
2 1 (0.32%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.32%) WCDMA
2 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (37.30%) Power BI
2 61 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
3 54 (17.36%) SQL Server
4 52 (16.72%) Big Data
5 37 (11.90%) Hadoop
6 30 (9.65%) QlikView
7 28 (9.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 25 (8.04%) Amazon Redshift
9 23 (7.40%) Data Lake
9 23 (7.40%) Looker
10 21 (6.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (6.43%) Relational Database
12 15 (4.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (4.18%) NoSQL
14 12 (3.86%) BusinessObjects
14 12 (3.86%) Qlik Sense
14 12 (3.86%) Spark SQL
15 11 (3.54%) BigQuery
16 10 (3.22%) Snowflake Schema
17 9 (2.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (4.18%) JIRA
2 10 (3.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (2.25%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.61%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.29%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.64%) ERwin
7 2 (0.64%) Maven
7 2 (0.64%) Selenium
8 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.32%) Balsamiq
8 1 (0.32%) GitLab
8 1 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.32%) ProC
8 1 (0.32%) RStudio
General
1 74 (23.79%) Finance
2 22 (7.07%) Marketing
3 21 (6.75%) Banking
4 18 (5.79%) Public Sector
5 17 (5.47%) Legal
6 11 (3.54%) Financial Institution
7 10 (3.22%) Games
7 10 (3.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (2.89%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.89%) Retail
9 7 (2.25%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.61%) Electronics
10 5 (1.61%) French Language
10 5 (1.61%) Publishing
11 4 (1.29%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.96%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.96%) Law
13 2 (0.64%) Local Government
13 2 (0.64%) Police
14 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (26.37%) Analyst
2 75 (24.12%) Developer
3 42 (13.50%) Data Engineer
4 41 (13.18%) Data Analyst
5 29 (9.32%) Tableau Developer
6 22 (7.07%) Architect
7 21 (6.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 20 (6.43%) Consultant
9 19 (6.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 18 (5.79%) Data Scientist
11 16 (5.14%) SQL Developer
11 16 (5.14%) Tableau Analyst
12 12 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (3.54%) SQL Analyst
14 10 (3.22%) Python Engineer
15 9 (2.89%) DevOps Engineer
15 9 (2.89%) ETL Developer
15 9 (2.89%) Power BI Developer
15 9 (2.89%) SQL Data Analyst
16 8 (2.57%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.18%) Web Services
1 13 (4.18%) XML
2 12 (3.86%) .NET
2 12 (3.86%) HTML
3 11 (3.54%) JSON
4 9 (2.89%) REST
5 6 (1.93%) CSS
5 6 (1.93%) Kafka
5 6 (1.93%) Node.js
5 6 (1.93%) React
6 5 (1.61%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.29%) Matplotlib
7 4 (1.29%) PySpark
7 4 (1.29%) Shiny
7 4 (1.29%) TensorFlow
8 3 (0.96%) D3.js
8 3 (0.96%) Keras
8 3 (0.96%) Pandas
8 3 (0.96%) PyTorch
8 3 (0.96%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.11%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.79%) Data Structures
4 13 (4.18%) Algorithms
5 11 (3.54%) NHS
6 10 (3.22%) User Experience
7 6 (1.93%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.29%) FMCG
9 4 (1.29%) Mobile Games
9 4 (1.29%) Social Media
10 3 (0.96%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.96%) Life Science
10 3 (0.96%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.96%) Replication
10 3 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.96%) Wiki
11 2 (0.64%) Blog
11 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.54%) Linux
2 8 (2.57%) Unix
3 6 (1.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (55.95%) Business Intelligence
2 122 (39.23%) Analytics
3 111 (35.69%) Visualisation
4 78 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (19.29%) Data Visualisation
6 56 (18.01%) Data Modelling
7 51 (16.40%) ETL
8 50 (16.08%) Data Analysis
9 47 (15.11%) Data Science
10 40 (12.86%) Data Analytics
11 32 (10.29%) Decision-Making
12 27 (8.68%) DevOps
13 26 (8.36%) Problem-Solving
14 24 (7.72%) Computer Science
15 23 (7.40%) E-Commerce
16 21 (6.75%) Migration
16 21 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (6.11%) Dashboard Development
17 19 (6.11%) Scrum
18 18 (5.79%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 183 (58.84%) SQL
2 125 (40.19%) Python
3 34 (10.93%) R
4 28 (9.00%) Java
5 18 (5.79%) C#
6 15 (4.82%) JavaScript
6 15 (4.82%) T-SQL
7 12 (3.86%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.57%) Go
8 8 (2.57%) Scala
9 7 (2.25%) VB
10 6 (1.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 6 (1.93%) VBA
11 2 (0.64%) C
11 2 (0.64%) C++
11 2 (0.64%) Groovy
11 2 (0.64%) Julia
11 2 (0.64%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (9.00%) Degree
2 24 (7.72%) Security Cleared
3 20 (6.43%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.93%) PhD
5 5 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.61%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (0.96%) ISEB
7 2 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.32%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.32%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.75%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.89%) QA
3 5 (1.61%) PSD2
4 2 (0.64%) PMO
5 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.32%) GDPR
5 1 (0.32%) IFRS
5 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17025
5 1 (0.32%) ISO17020
5 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.86%) Docker
2 2 (0.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (4.18%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.25%) Terraform
3 5 (1.61%) Foglight
4 3 (0.96%) Ansible
4 3 (0.96%) Grafana
4 3 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.96%) Kibana
4 3 (0.96%) logstash
4 3 (0.96%) Oozie
5 2 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.32%) FTK
6 1 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.32%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (22.51%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.65%) Alteryx
3 23 (7.40%) SAP
4 22 (7.07%) Oracle
4 22 (7.07%) Teradata
5 17 (5.47%) Talend
6 15 (4.82%) Databricks
7 11 (3.54%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (3.22%) Google
9 9 (2.89%) Informatica
9 9 (2.89%) MicroStrategy
10 8 (2.57%) Splunk
11 7 (2.25%) Cloudera
12 4 (1.29%) Cognos
13 3 (0.96%) Adobe
13 3 (0.96%) Hortonworks
13 3 (0.96%) HP
13 3 (0.96%) IBM
14 2 (0.64%) Marketo
14 2 (0.64%) StreamSets