The first table below looks at the demand for SPSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Hertfordshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPSS
Rank 54 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing SPSS 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.19% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Applications category 7.34% 1.90% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £438 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +34.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.64
Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
109 105 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.15% 17.36% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 54 52
Average daily rate £300 £280 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £144 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £420 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 13 24
Average hourly rate £11.50 £21.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.51% +65.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.00 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £35.20 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
SPSS
East of England

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SPSS across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SPSS
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SPSS Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SPSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SPSS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

SPSS Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

SPSS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (88.89%) SAS
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) Teradata
1 8 (88.89%) Analytics
2 7 (77.78%) Data Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 1 (11.11%) QMS
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) NHS
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (88.89%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Analytics
2 7 (77.78%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) QMS
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) VB
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) Teradata