The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPSS
Rank 506 504 469
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -35
Contract jobs citing SPSS 73 47 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Applications category 1.17% 0.77% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 29 37
Average daily rate
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£360 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £265
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +32.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
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 England region.

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6241 6120 5597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.59% 13.07% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3699 3368 2845
Average daily rate £325 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 658 603 688
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £9.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.83 £32.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +27 34 £363 -17.14% 18
South East -15 22 £419 +39.58% 1
South West -23 9 £378 +20.80%
North West -10 4 £350 -22.22% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £356 - 5
East Midlands +7 1 £300 -14.28% 2
East of England - 1 £225 - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
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SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 108 (63.91%) SAS
2 68 (40.24%) SQL
3 64 (37.87%) Analytics
4 57 (33.73%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (27.81%) Marketing
6 40 (23.67%) Data Analysis
7 37 (21.89%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (20.12%) Microsoft
9 33 (19.53%) MS Excel
10 29 (17.16%) Tableau
11 28 (16.57%) Data Mining
12 24 (14.20%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (13.61%) Cognos
14 22 (13.02%) SQL Server
15 20 (11.83%) CRM
15 20 (11.83%) Visualisation
16 19 (11.24%) QlikView
16 19 (11.24%) Degree
16 19 (11.24%) Finance
17 18 (10.65%) Customer Insight
18 17 (10.06%) Hadoop
18 17 (10.06%) IBM
18 17 (10.06%) Security Cleared
19 16 (9.47%) Adobe
19 16 (9.47%) Big Data
20 15 (8.88%) Oracle
21 14 (8.28%) Teradata
21 14 (8.28%) SC Cleared
21 14 (8.28%) Relational Database
22 13 (7.69%) Propensity Modelling

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 108 (63.91%) SAS
2 4 (2.37%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (1.78%) FileNet
4 1 (0.59%) LiveCycle
4 1 (0.59%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 33 (19.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.73%) FastStats
3 7 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.55%) Final Cut Pro
5 3 (1.78%) MS Office
6 2 (1.18%) Stata
7 1 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.73%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.18%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 1 (0.59%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.59%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.59%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) FTP
2 1 (0.59%) HTTP
2 1 (0.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.57%) Data Mining
2 24 (14.20%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (13.02%) SQL Server
4 19 (11.24%) QlikView
5 17 (10.06%) Hadoop
6 16 (9.47%) Big Data
7 14 (8.28%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (4.14%) Spotfire
8 7 (4.14%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 7 (4.14%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.55%) DB2
9 6 (3.55%) Base SAS
10 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.78%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 47 (27.81%) Marketing
2 19 (11.24%) Finance
3 12 (7.10%) Retail
4 5 (2.96%) Banking
4 5 (2.96%) Advertising
5 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.18%) Games
7 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Local Government
7 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (59.17%) Analyst
2 54 (31.95%) Data Analyst
3 20 (11.83%) Senior Analyst
3 20 (11.83%) Insight Analyst
4 17 (10.06%) Architect
5 13 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 10 (5.92%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (5.33%) Senior Insight Analyst
8 8 (4.73%) Consultant
8 8 (4.73%) Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Senior Data Analyst
9 7 (4.14%) Campaign Analyst
10 6 (3.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 5 (2.96%) Cognos Developer
11 5 (2.96%) Data Consultant
12 4 (2.37%) SAS Analyst
12 4 (2.37%) Service Manager
12 4 (2.37%) Project Manager
12 4 (2.37%) Data Analytics Consultant
13 3 (1.78%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.92%) .NET
2 9 (5.33%) HTML
3 8 (4.73%) Middleware
3 8 (4.73%) HTML5
4 2 (1.18%) REST
4 2 (1.18%) XML
4 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (33.73%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.83%) Visualisation
3 13 (7.69%) Statistics
4 12 (7.10%) Mathematics
5 8 (4.73%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.14%) User Experience
7 6 (3.55%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.55%) Clustering
8 5 (2.96%) Data Extraction
9 4 (2.37%) NHS
10 3 (1.78%) GIS
10 3 (1.78%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.78%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.18%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.18%) Online Games
11 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.96%) Linux
2 2 (1.18%) Windows
3 1 (0.59%) AIX
3 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (37.87%) Analytics
2 40 (23.67%) Data Analysis
3 37 (21.89%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (11.83%) CRM
5 18 (10.65%) Customer Insight
6 13 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (7.69%) Propensity Modelling
7 12 (7.10%) Statistical Modelling
7 12 (7.10%) Database Marketing
8 11 (6.51%) Web Analytics
9 10 (5.92%) Statistical Analysis
9 10 (5.92%) Waterfall
10 9 (5.33%) Service Management
10 9 (5.33%) Campaign Management
10 9 (5.33%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (4.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (4.73%) Data Modelling
11 8 (4.73%) CHAID
12 7 (4.14%) Project Management
12 7 (4.14%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 68 (40.24%) SQL
2 11 (6.51%) R
3 6 (3.55%) MATLAB
4 5 (2.96%) Python
4 5 (2.96%) Java
5 4 (2.37%) VBA
5 4 (2.37%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.37%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.18%) C#
7 1 (0.59%) C
7 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.59%) VB
7 1 (0.59%) Ruby
7 1 (0.59%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 19 (11.24%) Degree
2 17 (10.06%) Security Cleared
3 14 (8.28%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.18%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.18%) MCSE
6 1 (0.59%) PhD
6 1 (0.59%) ISEB
6 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.59%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 34 (20.12%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.16%) Tableau
3 23 (13.61%) Cognos
4 17 (10.06%) IBM
5 16 (9.47%) Adobe
6 15 (8.88%) Oracle
7 14 (8.28%) Teradata
8 11 (6.51%) ILOG
9 9 (5.33%) Business Objects
10 8 (4.73%) Google
11 5 (2.96%) Unica
11 5 (2.96%) i2
11 5 (2.96%) Informatica
11 5 (2.96%) Apple
12 4 (2.37%) Alterian
12 4 (2.37%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (2.37%) Siebel
12 4 (2.37%) Coremetrics
12 4 (2.37%) Neolane
13 3 (1.78%) Sysomos
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