The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPSS
Rank 98 97 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing SPSS 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 0.15% 0.085%
As % of the Applications category 3.42% 1.30% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £500 - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £440 £275
% change year-on-year
- +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 - -
SPSS
West Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
117 154 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.50% 11.49% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 94 78
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £142 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 8
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SPSS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SPSS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SPSS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
1 5 (100.00%) Economics
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Econometrics
2 3 (60.00%) Postgraduate
2 3 (60.00%) Operations Research
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Markov Chain
3 2 (40.00%) Conjoint Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) R
3 2 (40.00%) Physics
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Modeller
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Modeller
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 5 (100.00%) Economics
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Econometrics
1 3 (60.00%) Operations Research
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Conjoint Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Markov Chain
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) R
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Postgraduate