The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPSS
Rank 547 577 515
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -62
Contract jobs citing SPSS 68 66 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Applications category 1.27% 1.11% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 39 71
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Median hourly rate £10.68 £16.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.27% -34.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £14.10 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £18.90 £25.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.19 - £16.34
SPSS
UK

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

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5354 5936 6888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.76% 11.41% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3167 3532 3828
Median daily rate £350 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £165 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 482 588 688
Median hourly rate £16.29 £15.50 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% -1.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.04 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £31.85 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -6.45%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in England

SPSS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SPSS Daily Rate Trend in England

SPSS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SPSS across the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

SPSS Daily Rate Histogram in England

SPSS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SPSS Hourly Rate Trend in England

SPSS
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SPSS across the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

SPSS Hourly Rate Histogram in England

SPSS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +3 35 £450 +23.79% 8
West Midlands -17 14 £329 -26.94% 1
North West +24 9 £400 - 5
South East +13 5 £425 +38.43%
North East - 2 - -
Yorkshire +9 1 - - 2
South West +5 1 £125 - 1
East of England - 1 £118 - 1
SPSS
UK

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 England region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 85 (68.55%) SAS
2 64 (51.61%) SQL
3 61 (49.19%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (46.77%) R
5 57 (45.97%) Analytics
6 52 (41.94%) Statistics
7 40 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (31.45%) Degree
9 38 (30.65%) Mathematics
10 34 (27.42%) Big Data
11 30 (24.19%) Data Mining
11 30 (24.19%) Python
12 28 (22.58%) Hadoop
13 25 (20.16%) Tableau
13 25 (20.16%) Marketing
13 25 (20.16%) Finance
14 23 (18.55%) Computer Science
15 21 (16.94%) Visualisation
15 21 (16.94%) ETL
15 21 (16.94%) MATLAB
16 20 (16.13%) Data Modelling
16 20 (16.13%) Data Analysis
16 20 (16.13%) Apache Hive
17 19 (15.32%) Java
18 17 (13.71%) Retail
18 17 (13.71%) Credit Risk
18 17 (13.71%) Apache Pig
18 17 (13.71%) Machine Learning
19 16 (12.90%) Data Quality
19 16 (12.90%) Oracle

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 85 (68.55%) SAS
2 17 (13.71%) Apache Pig
3 11 (8.87%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.23%) Apache
5 2 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.81%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.65%) Stata
3 4 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.81%) ArcView
5 1 (0.81%) EViews
5 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.65%) FastStats
2 2 (1.61%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.81%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Radian6
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.45%) Google Analytics
2 6 (4.84%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.81%) AdWords
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (27.42%) Big Data
2 30 (24.19%) Data Mining
3 28 (22.58%) Hadoop
4 20 (16.13%) Apache Hive
5 15 (12.10%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (12.10%) Relational Database
6 12 (9.68%) MySQL
7 11 (8.87%) SQL Server
8 10 (8.06%) QlikView
9 9 (7.26%) HBase
10 8 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (4.84%) CouchDB
12 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (3.23%) IBM InfoSphere
13 4 (3.23%) Power BI
13 4 (3.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (2.42%) MongoDB
14 3 (2.42%) Pentaho
14 3 (2.42%) Sqoop
General
1 25 (20.16%) Finance
1 25 (20.16%) Marketing
2 17 (13.71%) Retail
3 8 (6.45%) Banking
4 3 (2.42%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.61%) Advertising
5 2 (1.61%) Military
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.81%) Games
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (51.61%) Analyst
2 32 (25.81%) Data Analyst
3 30 (24.19%) Data Scientist
4 13 (10.48%) Insight Analyst
5 9 (7.26%) Developer
6 8 (6.45%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 7 (5.65%) CRM Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Customer Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Customer Insight Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) SPSS Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Big Data Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) Data Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) Risk Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) SAS Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.03%) Credit Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Credit Risk Modeller
10 4 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.84%) CSS
1 6 (4.84%) HTML
1 6 (4.84%) NumPy
1 6 (4.84%) Pandas
1 6 (4.84%) Ruby on Rails
1 6 (4.84%) scikit-learn
1 6 (4.84%) SciPy
2 4 (3.23%) XML
3 3 (2.42%) .NET
3 3 (2.42%) Kafka
4 1 (0.81%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.81%) D3.js
4 1 (0.81%) JSON
4 1 (0.81%) MDX
4 1 (0.81%) MLlib
4 1 (0.81%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 61 (49.19%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (41.94%) Statistics
3 38 (30.65%) Mathematics
4 23 (18.55%) Computer Science
5 21 (16.94%) Visualisation
6 17 (13.71%) Credit Risk
7 15 (12.10%) Economics
8 14 (11.29%) Data Extraction
9 11 (8.87%) Algorithms
10 10 (8.06%) User Experience
11 6 (4.84%) Artificial Intelligence
11 6 (4.84%) Performance Metrics
12 5 (4.03%) Data Integration
13 4 (3.23%) Digital Media
13 4 (3.23%) Smart Energy
14 3 (2.42%) Data Structures
14 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
15 1 (0.81%) IVR
15 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
15 1 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.45%) Unix
2 6 (4.84%) Linux
3 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (45.97%) Analytics
2 40 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (16.94%) ETL
4 20 (16.13%) Data Analysis
4 20 (16.13%) Data Modelling
5 17 (13.71%) Machine Learning
6 14 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (11.29%) Data Management
6 14 (11.29%) Regression Analysis
7 13 (10.48%) Data Visualisation
7 13 (10.48%) Operations Research
7 13 (10.48%) Project Management
8 12 (9.68%) CRM
8 12 (9.68%) Open Source
8 12 (9.68%) Predictive Analytics
8 12 (9.68%) Statistical Modelling
8 12 (9.68%) Web Analytics
9 10 (8.06%) Actionable Insight
10 9 (7.26%) Customer Insight
10 9 (7.26%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 64 (51.61%) SQL
2 58 (46.77%) R
3 30 (24.19%) Python
4 21 (16.94%) MATLAB
5 19 (15.32%) Java
6 15 (12.10%) VBA
7 10 (8.06%) PHP
8 9 (7.26%) C++
9 8 (6.45%) Perl
10 7 (5.65%) T-SQL
11 6 (4.84%) PL/SQL
11 6 (4.84%) Ruby
11 6 (4.84%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.23%) C
13 3 (2.42%) Lua
14 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
15 1 (0.81%) JAQL
15 1 (0.81%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 39 (31.45%) Degree
2 14 (11.29%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.87%) PhD
4 9 (7.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.81%) ECDL
5 1 (0.81%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.90%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.84%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.81%) IAS 39
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.42%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.81%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) Netcool
2 1 (0.81%) Oozie
2 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (0.81%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 25 (20.16%) Tableau
2 16 (12.90%) Oracle
3 11 (8.87%) Informatica
4 9 (7.26%) Teradata
5 8 (6.45%) Cognos
5 8 (6.45%) Google
6 7 (5.65%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.84%) Adobe
8 5 (4.03%) IBM
8 5 (4.03%) ILOG
8 5 (4.03%) SAP
9 4 (3.23%) DataFlux
9 4 (3.23%) Trillium
10 3 (2.42%) Omniture
11 2 (1.61%) DoubleClick
11 2 (1.61%) HP
12 1 (0.81%) Bloomberg
12 1 (0.81%) Mapinfo
12 1 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.81%) TIBCO