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 28 June 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.

Tableau
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 132 108
Rank change year-on-year +20 -24  
Contract jobs citing Tableau 9 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.47% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 0.96% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 5
Median daily rate £375 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +29.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £369 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £415 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - £94.07

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 939 1454 1088
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 45.19% 48.37% 46.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 797 631
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £215 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 45 72
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.53% -23.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.96 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £22.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

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 28 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tableau in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tableau in the West Midlands

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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 28 June 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
Birmingham +17 4 £311 -
Warwickshire 0 1 £250 -37.50% 1
Solihull - 1 £565 -
Tableau
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 11 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (55.56%) Visualisation
3 8 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
3 8 (44.44%) Analytics
4 7 (38.89%) QlikView
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 4 (22.22%) SAS
7 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
7 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
7 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) Power BI
8 3 (16.67%) Big Data
8 3 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
8 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (16.67%) Automotive
8 3 (16.67%) ETL
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) SAP
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
9 2 (11.11%) Management Information System

Tableau
Co-occurring 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 4 (22.22%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) QlikView
2 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 4 (22.22%) Power BI
3 3 (16.67%) Big Data
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.11%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
4 2 (11.11%) SAP HANA
5 1 (5.56%) BigQuery
5 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.56%) OLAP
5 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Tableau Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Data Visualisation Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) ETL Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) MI Manager
5 1 (5.56%) QlikView Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SSIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) JSON
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.56%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (55.56%) Visualisation
3 8 (44.44%) Analytics
3 8 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (16.67%) ETL
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Information Management
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Scorecard
7 1 (5.56%) Data Flow Diagram
7 1 (5.56%) Demand Forecasting
7 1 (5.56%) Inmon Methodology
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (5.56%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) R
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) GCP
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Cognos
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) IDERA
4 1 (5.56%) RedGate