The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPSS
Rank - 123 122
Contract jobs citing SPSS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.041% 0.040%
As % of the Applications category - 0.28% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £390 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
309 357 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.94% 14.75% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 156 117
Average daily rate £300 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £180 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 29
Average hourly rate £21.53 £17.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.61% -1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.49 £12.00 £8.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £24.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +0.81%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SPSS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SPSS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SPSS across the Berkshire region.

SPSS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SPSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SPSS.

1 7 (100.00%) SAS
2 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Marketing
4 4 (57.14%) Adobe
4 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) Omniture
5 3 (42.86%) Google
5 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Google Analytics
5 3 (42.86%) Apache Hive
5 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
5 3 (42.86%) Apache Pig
6 2 (28.57%) Sqoop
6 2 (28.57%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (28.57%) Mahout
6 2 (28.57%) Vertica
6 2 (28.57%) Big Data
6 2 (28.57%) Apache Flume
6 2 (28.57%) MLlib
6 2 (28.57%) Triplestore
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SPSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SPSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Google Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Hive
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) HBase
2 2 (28.57%) Mahout
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Sqoop
2 2 (28.57%) Triplestore
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) SAP BI
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Web Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) DTV
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) MapReduce
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Information Management
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) R
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Omniture
3 3 (42.86%) Google
4 2 (28.57%) Netezza
4 2 (28.57%) Greenplum
4 2 (28.57%) Tableau
4 2 (28.57%) Vertica
4 2 (28.57%) Teradata
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) Cognos
5 1 (14.29%) Hyperion