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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 27 June 2022 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
UK
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 275 223 243
Rank change year-on-year -52 +20 +11
Contract jobs citing Tableau 835 763 444
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.95% 1.19% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.89% 5.60% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 469 302
10th Percentile £354 £281 £263
25th Percentile £425 £363 £367
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £514 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +8.16% +5.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £613 £588 £525
90th Percentile £713 £663 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 7
10th Percentile £15.29 £15.13 £24.20
25th Percentile £19.34 £19.91 £27.62
Median hourly rate £26.75 £27.31 £32.50
Median % change year-on-year -2.06% -15.96% +42.86%
75th Percentile £36.25 £42.50 £38.38
90th Percentile £45.69 £62.38 £52.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -27.87% +57.95%

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 17,073 13,635 9,134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.44% 21.30% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,159 9,318 6,371
10th Percentile £380 £325 £325
25th Percentile £450 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £588
90th Percentile £750 £700 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 216 123
10th Percentile £14.25 £11.68 £13.99
25th Percentile £20.75 £19.00 £18.68
Median hourly rate £37.80 £26.73 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +41.41% +6.92% -18.03%
75th Percentile £63.00 £45.00 £44.62
90th Percentile £75.00 £57.72 £61.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.80 £24.70
% change year-on-year +41.13% +0.40% -17.67%

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 27 June 2022.

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 27 June 2022.

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 27 June 2022. 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
Jobs
England -40 717 £515 +11.35% 194
London -46 464 £550 +15.79% 101
Work from Home -19 419 £500 +5.26% 62
UK excluding London -9 247 £475 +11.76% 106
South East -14 81 £450 +4.35% 19
North of England -61 46 £450 +5.88% 30
Midlands -21 39 £475 +26.67% 20
Scotland +1 31 £515 +27.16% 13
West Midlands -14 27 £488 +2.63% 12
North West -52 25 £463 +17.46% 11
South West -9 24 £449 +2.63% 13
East of England -21 23 £450 -13.04% 9
Yorkshire -33 21 £450 -18.18% 15
East Midlands -13 11 £463 +105.56% 8
Northern Ireland - 4 £500 - 1
Wales -7 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, 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.

1 480 (57.49%) SQL
2 375 (44.91%) Business Intelligence
3 366 (43.83%) Analytics
4 339 (40.60%) Visualisation
5 337 (40.36%) Power BI
5 337 (40.36%) Power Platform
6 284 (34.01%) Python
7 230 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
8 208 (24.91%) Finance
9 205 (24.55%) Data Visualisation
10 197 (23.59%) Agile
11 188 (22.51%) Data Warehouse
11 188 (22.51%) ETL
12 187 (22.40%) Social Skills
13 176 (21.08%) Data Analysis
14 154 (18.44%) Data Modelling
15 131 (15.69%) Microsoft Excel
16 120 (14.37%) Microsoft
17 116 (13.89%) Google
17 116 (13.89%) Azure
17 116 (13.89%) R
18 115 (13.77%) AWS
19 109 (13.05%) Data Science
20 104 (12.46%) Alteryx
21 98 (11.74%) Big Data
22 94 (11.26%) Problem-Solving
23 88 (10.54%) Data Quality
23 88 (10.54%) GCP
24 85 (10.18%) Data Analytics
25 82 (9.82%) SQL Server

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 55 (6.59%) Apache Spark
2 27 (3.23%) Apache
3 21 (2.51%) SharePoint
4 19 (2.28%) SAS
5 18 (2.16%) Apache Airflow
6 17 (2.04%) Confluence
7 8 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.36%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.24%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.24%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.12%) CMS
10 1 (0.12%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.12%) nginx
10 1 (0.12%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 131 (15.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (3.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.60%) SPSS
6 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.72%) Endur
2 4 (0.48%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.36%) Shopify
4 2 (0.24%) Cerner Millennium
4 2 (0.24%) SAP MDG
4 2 (0.24%) SessionCam
5 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.12%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.12%) IBM Planning Analytics
5 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 337 (40.36%) Power Platform
2 116 (13.89%) Azure
3 115 (13.77%) AWS
4 88 (10.54%) GCP
5 69 (8.26%) Snowflake
6 61 (7.31%) Google Analytics
7 51 (6.11%) Google Data Studio
8 30 (3.59%) Azure Data Factory
9 24 (2.87%) Amazon S3
10 20 (2.40%) Adobe Analytics
10 20 (2.40%) SaaS
11 18 (2.16%) Azure DevOps
12 16 (1.92%) Google Tag Manager
13 13 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
14 11 (1.32%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 11 (1.32%) Collibra
15 10 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
15 10 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
15 10 (1.20%) Matillion
15 10 (1.20%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.60%) Radio Access Network
1 5 (0.60%) SSL
2 3 (0.36%) 5G
3 2 (0.24%) 2G
3 2 (0.24%) 3G
3 2 (0.24%) 4G
3 2 (0.24%) Firewall
3 2 (0.24%) Intranet
4 1 (0.12%) AMQP
4 1 (0.12%) DNS
4 1 (0.12%) DOCSIS
4 1 (0.12%) Internet
4 1 (0.12%) MQTT
4 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 337 (40.36%) Power BI
2 188 (22.51%) Data Warehouse
3 98 (11.74%) Big Data
4 82 (9.82%) SQL Server
5 71 (8.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 64 (7.66%) Hadoop
7 61 (7.31%) BigQuery
8 49 (5.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 46 (5.51%) Data Lake
9 46 (5.51%) QlikView
10 42 (5.03%) Amazon Redshift
11 40 (4.79%) Data Mining
11 40 (4.79%) Qlik Sense
12 39 (4.67%) NoSQL
12 39 (4.67%) Relational Database
13 38 (4.55%) Looker
14 31 (3.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 25 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
16 23 (2.75%) MySQL
16 23 (2.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 63 (7.54%) JIRA
2 53 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 15 (1.80%) GitLab
3 15 (1.80%) Jenkins
4 14 (1.68%) TeamCity
5 10 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.84%) Visual Studio
6 7 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (0.72%) Artifactory
7 6 (0.72%) Subversion
8 5 (0.60%) Gerrit
8 5 (0.60%) Mocha
8 5 (0.60%) RStudio
8 5 (0.60%) SonarQube
8 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.60%) webpack
9 4 (0.48%) Maven
10 3 (0.36%) ERwin
10 3 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.24%) Cucumber
General
1 230 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
2 208 (24.91%) Finance
3 187 (22.40%) Social Skills
4 74 (8.86%) Banking
5 71 (8.50%) Retail
6 46 (5.51%) Marketing
7 41 (4.91%) Public Sector
8 25 (2.99%) Presentation Skills
9 22 (2.63%) Telecoms
10 19 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 15 (1.80%) Legal
12 14 (1.68%) Publishing
13 13 (1.56%) Investment Banking
14 12 (1.44%) Games
14 12 (1.44%) Influencing Skills
15 11 (1.32%) Documentation Skills
16 9 (1.08%) Advertising
16 9 (1.08%) Organisational Skills
17 8 (0.96%) Law
17 8 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 336 (40.24%) Analyst
2 187 (22.40%) Data Analyst
3 135 (16.17%) Developer
4 121 (14.49%) Data Engineer
5 62 (7.43%) Senior Analyst
6 46 (5.51%) Performance Analyst
7 39 (4.67%) Architect
7 39 (4.67%) Business Analyst
7 39 (4.67%) Tableau Analyst
8 34 (4.07%) Tableau Developer
9 32 (3.83%) Data Scientist
10 29 (3.47%) SQL Analyst
11 28 (3.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 27 (3.23%) Data Architect
13 25 (2.99%) Insight Analyst
14 24 (2.87%) SQL Data Analyst
15 23 (2.75%) Senior Performance Analyst
16 22 (2.63%) Senior Data Engineer
17 20 (2.40%) SQL Developer
18 18 (2.16%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.31%) PySpark
2 30 (3.59%) Kafka
3 14 (1.68%) .NET
4 12 (1.44%) HTML
4 12 (1.44%) REST
5 11 (1.32%) MDX
5 11 (1.32%) NumPy
5 11 (1.32%) scikit-learn
5 11 (1.32%) TensorFlow
5 11 (1.32%) XML
6 10 (1.20%) D3.js
6 10 (1.20%) JSON
6 10 (1.20%) Pandas
6 10 (1.20%) React
7 9 (1.08%) CSS
7 9 (1.08%) Shiny
8 7 (0.84%) HTML5
8 7 (0.84%) Keras
8 7 (0.84%) Web Services
9 6 (0.72%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 42 (5.03%) Data Structures
2 39 (4.67%) Algorithms
3 28 (3.35%) Management Information System
3 28 (3.35%) User Experience
4 20 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (1.68%) NHS
6 12 (1.44%) Life Science
7 11 (1.32%) Blog
7 11 (1.32%) Public Cloud
8 8 (0.96%) Derivative
8 8 (0.96%) Social Media
9 7 (0.84%) Data Fabric
9 7 (0.84%) Graphic Design
9 7 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
10 6 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (0.72%) Reference Data
10 6 (0.72%) Smartphone
10 6 (0.72%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.60%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 19 (2.28%) Linux
2 15 (1.80%) Windows
3 4 (0.48%) Unix
4 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (44.91%) Business Intelligence
2 366 (43.83%) Analytics
3 339 (40.60%) Visualisation
4 205 (24.55%) Data Visualisation
5 197 (23.59%) Agile
6 188 (22.51%) ETL
7 176 (21.08%) Data Analysis
8 154 (18.44%) Data Modelling
9 109 (13.05%) Data Science
10 94 (11.26%) Problem-Solving
11 85 (10.18%) Data Analytics
12 78 (9.34%) Decision-Making
13 74 (8.86%) Data Management
14 72 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
15 63 (7.54%) Dashboard Development
16 61 (7.31%) Data Engineering
16 61 (7.31%) Machine Learning
17 59 (7.07%) DevOps
18 56 (6.71%) Data Governance
19 55 (6.59%) Digital Analytics
Programming Languages
1 480 (57.49%) SQL
2 284 (34.01%) Python
3 116 (13.89%) R
4 51 (6.11%) Java
5 43 (5.15%) PL/SQL
6 40 (4.79%) T-SQL
7 29 (3.47%) C#
7 29 (3.47%) Scala
8 28 (3.35%) C
9 25 (2.99%) PowerShell
10 22 (2.63%) JavaScript
11 18 (2.16%) VBA
12 13 (1.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 13 (1.56%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.44%) C++
14 10 (1.20%) Bash
15 6 (0.72%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.60%) ES6
16 5 (0.60%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.60%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 59 (7.07%) Degree
2 22 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.51%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.68%) Tableau Certification
5 9 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (0.84%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.60%) PhD
8 4 (0.48%) CISM
8 4 (0.48%) CISSP
8 4 (0.48%) CRISC
9 3 (0.36%) APMP
9 3 (0.36%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.24%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.12%) ACCA
11 1 (0.12%) CCAB
11 1 (0.12%) CIMA
11 1 (0.12%) IIBA
11 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.12%) PMP
11 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (10.54%) Data Quality
2 51 (6.11%) QA
3 9 (1.08%) Accessibility
4 8 (0.96%) GDPR
5 6 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.48%) BS7666
6 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 4 (0.48%) NIST
7 3 (0.36%) GxP
7 3 (0.36%) IFRS
7 3 (0.36%) IFRS 17
7 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.24%) EMIR
8 2 (0.24%) GMP
8 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.24%) MiFID
8 2 (0.24%) PMO
8 2 (0.24%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.12%) Basel III
System Software
1 21 (2.51%) Docker
2 6 (0.72%) HDFS
3 3 (0.36%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (1.92%) Kubernetes
2 8 (0.96%) Terraform
3 7 (0.84%) Kibana
3 7 (0.84%) Oozie
4 5 (0.60%) Foglight
4 5 (0.60%) HP Fortify
4 5 (0.60%) logstash
5 4 (0.48%) Control-M
5 4 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.36%) Ansible
6 3 (0.36%) Puppet
7 2 (0.24%) RSA Archer
7 2 (0.24%) TIBCO Hawk
8 1 (0.12%) Grafana
8 1 (0.12%) MOM
8 1 (0.12%) Nagios
8 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 120 (14.37%) Microsoft
2 116 (13.89%) Google
3 104 (12.46%) Alteryx
4 68 (8.14%) Oracle
5 44 (5.27%) Databricks
6 43 (5.15%) Informatica
7 37 (4.43%) Adobe
8 32 (3.83%) SAP
9 31 (3.71%) Salesforce.com
10 27 (3.23%) Teradata
11 23 (2.75%) Splunk
12 15 (1.80%) MicroStrategy
13 14 (1.68%) Cognos
14 13 (1.56%) Talend
15 12 (1.44%) IBM
16 9 (1.08%) Ericsson
17 7 (0.84%) Hotjar
18 6 (0.72%) CA Agile Central
19 5 (0.60%) Cloudera
20 4 (0.48%) Anaplan