The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 / West Midlands
Rank 107 104 121
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17  
Contract jobs citing Tableau 9 28 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.40% 1.04% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 2.14% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 4
Median daily rate £296 £425 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.29% +14.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £400 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £450 £406
% change year-on-year -22.11% +10.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
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 West Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 932 1308 1294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 41.48% 48.59% 50.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 656 674
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 38 104
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -35.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.58 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.50 £40.00
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 West Midlands

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

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tableau in the West Midlands

Tableau
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tableau in the West Midlands

Tableau
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Tableau in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tableau in the West Midlands

Tableau
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tableau within the West Midlands 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
Warwickshire -8 2 £225 -47.05%
Birmingham +1 1 £280 -26.07% 6
Coventry 0 1 £450 -2.70%
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Tableau
England

Tableau
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Tableau.

1 17 (62.96%) Analytics
2 14 (51.85%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 10 (37.04%) Visualisation
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 7 (25.93%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.93%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (22.22%) Data Analytics
8 6 (22.22%) QlikView
8 6 (22.22%) Oracle
8 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
9 5 (18.52%) MySQL
9 5 (18.52%) Data Mining
9 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
9 5 (18.52%) Hadoop
9 5 (18.52%) Google
9 5 (18.52%) Information Management
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (18.52%) Teradata
9 5 (18.52%) Data Quality
9 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
9 5 (18.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (18.52%) Dashboard Development
9 5 (18.52%) Power BI
10 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (14.81%) Statistics
10 4 (14.81%) Degree

Tableau
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (22.22%) QlikView
4 5 (18.52%) Data Mining
4 5 (18.52%) Hadoop
4 5 (18.52%) MySQL
4 5 (18.52%) Power BI
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.41%) Big Data
6 2 (7.41%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.70%) PowerPivot
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) ERwin
General
1 3 (11.11%) Automotive
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Business Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Data Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Tableau Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Data Scientist
6 2 (7.41%) ETL Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SSIS Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (3.70%) QlikView Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) JSON
1 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Credit Risk
3 2 (7.41%) Infotainment
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Analytics
2 14 (51.85%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (37.04%) Visualisation
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (22.22%) Data Analytics
6 5 (18.52%) Dashboard Development
6 5 (18.52%) Information Management
6 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
7 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
7 4 (14.81%) Statistics
8 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 3 (11.11%) ETL
8 3 (11.11%) Migration
9 2 (7.41%) Business Development
9 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Data Mapping
9 2 (7.41%) Ergonomics
9 2 (7.41%) Human Factors
9 2 (7.41%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) Google
3 5 (18.52%) Teradata
4 2 (7.41%) Adobe
4 2 (7.41%) Cognos
4 2 (7.41%) IDERA
4 2 (7.41%) RedGate