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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPSS
Rank 194 187 214
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +27
Contract jobs citing SPSS 9 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.23% 0.014%
As % of the Applications category 1.22% 1.85% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 1
Average daily rate
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£315 £345 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% -16.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £293 £450
% change year-on-year
+19.65% -35.00%
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 City of London region.

Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
735 702 861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.89% 12.24% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 472 601
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £535 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 34 51
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £26.00 £32.12
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.06 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-0.39% -2.83%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SPSS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SPSS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

SPSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 9 (60.00%) SAS
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Statistics
5 4 (26.67%) Marketing
5 4 (26.67%) R
5 4 (26.67%) VBA
5 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
5 4 (26.67%) Cognos
5 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (20.00%) Big Data
7 2 (13.33%) Tableau
7 2 (13.33%) Customer Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) Qualitative Research
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Advertising
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) QlikView
7 2 (13.33%) Data Management
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (6.67%) SAP InfiniteInsight

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 9 (60.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) S-PLUS
2 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (6.67%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
2 3 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) QlikView
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (6.67%) Spotfire
4 1 (6.67%) SQLPlus
4 1 (6.67%) SAP BI
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) Clementine
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Advertising
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) MI Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Research Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Governance Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Data Governance Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Data Scientist
3 1 (6.67%) Data Insight Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Governance Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Statistics
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) DTV
3 1 (6.67%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Customer Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Qualitative Research
4 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Management
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) CHAID
4 1 (6.67%) SEO
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Econometrics
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Web Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) VBA
2 4 (26.67%) R
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
1 4 (26.67%) Cognos
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) Birst
3 1 (6.67%) WorldPay
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) SAP