The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPSS
Rank 158 201 191
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -10
Contract jobs citing SPSS 4 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Applications category 1.16% 1.07% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 14
Median daily rate £400 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £315 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £346 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.68 - -
SPSS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
344 751 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.24% 12.63% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 534 484
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 38 38
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -29.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.53 £29.40 £27.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SPSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SPSS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SPSS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SPSS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SPSS across the City of London region.

SPSS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SPSS 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 City of London region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 7 (58.33%) SAS
1 7 (58.33%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) IBM
3 5 (41.67%) MATLAB
3 5 (41.67%) R
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Operations Research
5 3 (25.00%) Credit Risk
5 3 (25.00%) Statistics
5 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Economics
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Big Data
5 3 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) User Experience
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Fraud Detection

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (58.33%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) ArcGIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
1 3 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (8.33%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Credit Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 2 (16.67%) Information Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAS Risk Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SPSS Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SPSS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SPSS Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (25.00%) Economics
2 3 (25.00%) Statistics
2 3 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (25.00%) Operations Research
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Fraud Detection
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) CAPI
4 1 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) MATLAB
1 5 (41.67%) R
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Mapinfo