The first table below looks at the demand for SPSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the England region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPSS
Rank 476 488 502
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Contract jobs citing SPSS 73 51 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.11% 0.096%
As % of the Applications category 1.17% 0.86% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 32 27
Average daily rate
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£325 £364 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.65% -3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £255 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-30.83% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £16.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.64
Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6256 5899 6789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.13% 12.95% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3466 3211 3509
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £158 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 689 624 713
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.32 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.50 £34.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.21 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.34% +1.36%
SPSS
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SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SPSS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 54 £350 +7.69% 27
South West -24 5 £293 -35.00%
South East - 5 £313 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £275 - 2
East of England - 2 £294 - 2
North West - 2 £350 - 5
Yorkshire - 2 £313 - 2
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - - - -
SPSS
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SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 81 (61.36%) SAS
2 58 (43.94%) Analytics
3 57 (43.18%) SQL
4 44 (33.33%) Marketing
5 39 (29.55%) Data Mining
6 37 (28.03%) Statistics
7 36 (27.27%) Degree
7 36 (27.27%) Data Analysis
8 29 (21.97%) R
9 26 (19.70%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (16.67%) Tableau
10 22 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
11 18 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
11 18 (13.64%) Mathematics
11 18 (13.64%) MS Excel
12 17 (12.88%) Visualisation
13 16 (12.12%) Predictive Modelling
14 15 (11.36%) Hadoop
14 15 (11.36%) Direct Marketing
14 15 (11.36%) CRM
15 14 (10.61%) Telecoms
15 14 (10.61%) Data Analytics
16 13 (9.85%) Finance
16 13 (9.85%) Microsoft
17 12 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (9.09%) QlikView
18 11 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
18 11 (8.33%) Big Data
18 11 (8.33%) Data Modelling
18 11 (8.33%) Oracle

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 81 (61.36%) SAS
2 7 (5.30%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.76%) CMS
4 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.58%) Stata
3 6 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.27%) Final Cut Pro
5 2 (1.52%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.52%) Gephi
5 2 (1.52%) MS Office
6 1 (0.76%) MS Project
6 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.76%) FastStats
6 1 (0.76%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.76%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.76%) Network Security
2 1 (0.76%) LAN
2 1 (0.76%) WAN
2 1 (0.76%) SMTP
2 1 (0.76%) SNMP
2 1 (0.76%) VPN
2 1 (0.76%) SSL
2 1 (0.76%) SAN
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) MPLS
2 1 (0.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (29.55%) Data Mining
2 15 (11.36%) Hadoop
3 12 (9.09%) QlikView
4 11 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 11 (8.33%) Big Data
5 9 (6.82%) Apache Hive
6 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.55%) Clementine
7 5 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.79%) DB2
7 5 (3.79%) Base SAS
7 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.27%) Sqoop
8 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.27%) MS Access
8 3 (2.27%) SAP BI
8 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.27%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (2.27%) Subversion
3 2 (1.52%) JIRA
3 2 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.52%) ProC
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.76%) PVCS
4 1 (0.76%) Toad
General
1 44 (33.33%) Marketing
2 14 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 13 (9.85%) Finance
4 10 (7.58%) Retail
5 8 (6.06%) Games
6 5 (3.79%) Advertising
7 3 (2.27%) Publishing
7 3 (2.27%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.52%) Automotive
9 1 (0.76%) Legal
9 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.76%) Electronics
9 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (66.67%) Analyst
2 45 (34.09%) Data Analyst
3 13 (9.85%) Consultant
4 12 (9.09%) Insight Analyst
5 10 (7.58%) Campaign Analyst
5 10 (7.58%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 10 (7.58%) Data Consultant
6 8 (6.06%) SAS BI Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (4.55%) Information Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Marketing Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) Statistician
9 5 (3.79%) Data Modeller
9 5 (3.79%) Senior Data Modeller
10 4 (3.03%) Marketing Data Analyst
10 4 (3.03%) Senior Insight Analyst
11 3 (2.27%) SPSS Analyst
11 3 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.27%) MapReduce
2 2 (1.52%) ZeroMQ
2 2 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.76%) JSON
3 1 (0.76%) Web Services
3 1 (0.76%) Lucene
3 1 (0.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 37 (28.03%) Statistics
2 18 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 17 (12.88%) Visualisation
4 10 (7.58%) Economics
5 8 (6.06%) Digital Media
6 6 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.55%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.03%) Data Extraction
8 3 (2.27%) NHS
9 2 (1.52%) Online Games
9 2 (1.52%) Informatics
9 2 (1.52%) Open Source
9 2 (1.52%) FMCG
10 1 (0.76%) Social Gaming
10 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.82%) Linux
2 3 (2.27%) UNIX
3 1 (0.76%) Windows
3 1 (0.76%) AIX
3 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (43.94%) Analytics
2 36 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 26 (19.70%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
5 18 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
6 16 (12.12%) Predictive Modelling
7 15 (11.36%) Direct Marketing
7 15 (11.36%) CRM
8 14 (10.61%) Data Analytics
9 12 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
10 11 (8.33%) Data Modelling
11 10 (7.58%) Project Management
12 9 (6.82%) Propensity Modelling
13 8 (6.06%) Customer Segmentation
13 8 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (6.06%) CHAID
14 7 (5.30%) Econometrics
14 7 (5.30%) Cluster Analysis
14 7 (5.30%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (43.18%) SQL
2 29 (21.97%) R
3 9 (6.82%) Python
4 8 (6.06%) Ruby
5 7 (5.30%) VBA
5 7 (5.30%) C
6 6 (4.55%) Java
7 5 (3.79%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.27%) VB
9 2 (1.52%) Perl
10 1 (0.76%) C#
10 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (3.03%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.52%) PhD
3 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 22 (16.67%) Tableau
2 13 (9.85%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.33%) Oracle
4 7 (5.30%) MicroStrategy
4 7 (5.30%) Talend
5 5 (3.79%) IBM
6 4 (3.03%) Teradata
6 4 (3.03%) Cognos
6 4 (3.03%) Omniture
7 3 (2.27%) SAP
8 2 (1.52%) Alterian
8 2 (1.52%) Apple
8 2 (1.52%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.52%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.52%) Adobe
8 2 (1.52%) Google
8 2 (1.52%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.52%) Datameer
8 2 (1.52%) Informatica
9 1 (0.76%) Neolane
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