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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPSS
Rank 167 201 190
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -11
Contract jobs citing SPSS 10 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.057% 0.22%
As % of the Applications category 2.79% 0.46% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 10
Median daily rate £400 £325 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £365 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £381
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.19 - -
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
359 658 733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.22% 12.42% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 478 505
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 33 43
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -29.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £22.20 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
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 29 August 2016.

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 29 August 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 9 (75.00%) R
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) Statistics
2 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 6 (50.00%) Operations Research
3 6 (50.00%) Economics
3 6 (50.00%) SAS
3 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (41.67%) MATLAB
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (33.33%) Credit Risk
5 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 4 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (33.33%) Data Quality
6 3 (25.00%) Digital Media
6 3 (25.00%) Tableau
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
6 3 (25.00%) Time Management
6 3 (25.00%) Data Extraction
6 3 (25.00%) ETL
6 3 (25.00%) Marketing
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) Data Management

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 6 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) HBase
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) Spotfire
2 1 (8.33%) Sqoop
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Credit Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
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%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk Modeller
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (58.33%) Statistics
2 6 (50.00%) Economics
2 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 3 (25.00%) Data Extraction
4 3 (25.00%) Digital Media
4 3 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Analytics
1 6 (50.00%) Operations Research
2 4 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) ETL
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Fraud Detection
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) R
2 5 (41.67%) MATLAB
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) TIBCO