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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPSS
Rank 482 500 481
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Contract jobs citing SPSS 97 60 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Applications category 1.40% 0.99% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 40 72
Average daily rate
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£388 £328 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.32% -18.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.80 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.97% +8.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £18.80 £16.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £18.80 £22.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.34 - £16.64
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
6934 6053 6967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.22% 12.57% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3865 3357 3704
Average daily rate £345 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £155 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 692 578 718
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £10.16 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £26.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.63 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+2.52% -4.84%

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 23 September 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
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 23 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 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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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 +33 61 £388 +17.42% 40
South East +3 12 £305 - 5
East of England -16 12 £475 +8.57% 3
West Midlands -8 7 £381 +38.63% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £350 - 5
South West -34 1 £500 +53.84% 2
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 5
SPSS
UK

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 102 (62.96%) SAS
2 66 (40.74%) Analytics
2 66 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (37.04%) SQL
4 50 (30.86%) Data Analysis
5 45 (27.78%) Marketing
6 37 (22.84%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (21.60%) Data Mining
8 30 (18.52%) Statistics
9 29 (17.90%) Degree
10 28 (17.28%) Tableau
10 28 (17.28%) MS Excel
11 26 (16.05%) Microsoft
12 24 (14.81%) SQL Server
13 20 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (11.73%) Hadoop
15 18 (11.11%) Visualisation
16 17 (10.49%) QlikView
16 17 (10.49%) Statistical Analysis
17 16 (9.88%) R
17 16 (9.88%) Finance
17 16 (9.88%) Oracle
18 15 (9.26%) Statistical Modelling
19 14 (8.64%) Big Data
19 14 (8.64%) Predictive Modelling
20 13 (8.02%) Direct Marketing
20 13 (8.02%) Mathematics
20 13 (8.02%) Data Modelling
20 13 (8.02%) Data Analytics
21 12 (7.41%) Propensity Modelling

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 102 (62.96%) SAS
2 2 (1.23%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.62%) CMS
3 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.62%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 28 (17.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.94%) Stata
3 7 (4.32%) FastStats
4 6 (3.70%) Final Cut Pro
4 6 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.23%) MS Office
5 2 (1.23%) Gephi
6 1 (0.62%) MS Project
6 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.62%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.23%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) FTP
3 1 (0.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.60%) Data Mining
2 24 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 20 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (11.73%) Hadoop
5 17 (10.49%) QlikView
6 14 (8.64%) Big Data
7 8 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (4.32%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.70%) Spotfire
9 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (3.09%) Clementine
10 5 (3.09%) DB2
10 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (3.09%) Base SAS
10 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.85%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (1.23%) MS Access
12 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Subversion
2 2 (1.23%) JIRA
2 2 (1.23%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.62%) PVCS
3 1 (0.62%) Toad
General
1 45 (27.78%) Marketing
2 16 (9.88%) Finance
3 9 (5.56%) Retail
4 6 (3.70%) Games
5 5 (3.09%) Advertising
6 3 (1.85%) Publishing
6 3 (1.85%) Banking
6 3 (1.85%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.62%) Electronics
8 1 (0.62%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 105 (64.81%) Analyst
2 47 (29.01%) Data Analyst
3 23 (14.20%) Insight Analyst
4 18 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (9.26%) Architect
6 14 (8.64%) Consultant
7 11 (6.79%) Business Analyst
8 10 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (5.56%) Senior Insight Analyst
9 9 (5.56%) Data Analytics Consultant
9 9 (5.56%) Data Consultant
10 7 (4.32%) Marketing Analyst
10 7 (4.32%) Developer
11 6 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
11 6 (3.70%) Information Analyst
11 6 (3.70%) Data Modeller
11 6 (3.70%) Senior Data Analyst
11 6 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 5 (3.09%) Statistician
12 5 (3.09%) SPSS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.17%) .NET
2 9 (5.56%) HTML
3 8 (4.94%) HTML5
4 7 (4.32%) Middleware
5 2 (1.23%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.23%) REST
5 2 (1.23%) XML
5 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.62%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 66 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (18.52%) Statistics
3 18 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 13 (8.02%) Mathematics
5 8 (4.94%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.70%) User Experience
7 5 (3.09%) Data Extraction
7 5 (3.09%) Digital Media
7 5 (3.09%) Economics
7 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.47%) NHS
8 4 (2.47%) Online Games
9 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.23%) Open Source
9 2 (1.23%) Clustering
9 2 (1.23%) Informatics
10 1 (0.62%) DTV
10 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.62%) GIS
10 1 (0.62%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.47%) Linux
2 2 (1.23%) UNIX
3 1 (0.62%) AIX
3 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (40.74%) Analytics
2 50 (30.86%) Data Analysis
3 37 (22.84%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (10.49%) Statistical Analysis
5 15 (9.26%) Statistical Modelling
6 14 (8.64%) Predictive Modelling
7 13 (8.02%) Data Analytics
7 13 (8.02%) Direct Marketing
7 13 (8.02%) Data Modelling
8 12 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (7.41%) Propensity Modelling
9 11 (6.79%) Cluster Analysis
9 11 (6.79%) Customer Insight
10 10 (6.17%) Waterfall
10 10 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (6.17%) CRM
11 9 (5.56%) Project Management
11 9 (5.56%) Customer Segmentation
11 9 (5.56%) Database Marketing
12 8 (4.94%) CHAID
Programming Languages
1 60 (37.04%) SQL
2 16 (9.88%) R
3 8 (4.94%) VBA
4 7 (4.32%) Python
5 6 (3.70%) MATLAB
5 6 (3.70%) Java
6 4 (2.47%) Ruby
7 3 (1.85%) C
7 3 (1.85%) C#
7 3 (1.85%) VB
8 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.23%) Perl
9 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (17.90%) Degree
2 5 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.62%) MCSE
5 1 (0.62%) PhD
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (17.28%) Tableau
2 26 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.88%) Oracle
4 11 (6.79%) Teradata
5 9 (5.56%) Adobe
6 7 (4.32%) Cognos
7 6 (3.70%) Omniture
8 5 (3.09%) Google
8 5 (3.09%) Alterian
8 5 (3.09%) Apple
9 4 (2.47%) Informatica
9 4 (2.47%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (2.47%) ILOG
10 3 (1.85%) IBM
10 3 (1.85%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.23%) Neolane
11 2 (1.23%) Talend
12 1 (0.62%) Alteryx
12 1 (0.62%) Datameer
12 1 (0.62%) DoubleClick
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 250-350 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £15.34 - £17.34 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £305.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Aylesbury
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Oxford
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago