The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SPSS
England / North West
Rank 127 158 137
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -21
Contract jobs citing SPSS 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.052% 0.16%
As % of the Applications category 1.64% 0.56% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £413 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 - £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 - £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £400 £409
% change year-on-year
-15.62% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -50.00%

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

Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
244 357 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.53% 9.22% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 200 204
Median daily rate £335 £314 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £175 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 42 61
Median hourly rate £13.80 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.01% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £47.33 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SPSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SPSS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SPSS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SPSS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SPSS across the North West region.

SPSS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SPSS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +22 1 - - 4
Cheshire - 1 £450 -
SPSS
England

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SPSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 9 (90.00%) SAS
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Tableau
3 7 (70.00%) Data Mining
3 7 (70.00%) SAP
3 7 (70.00%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (60.00%) Customer Insight
4 6 (60.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 6 (60.00%) Marketing
4 6 (60.00%) Data Integration
4 6 (60.00%) Market Research
4 6 (60.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (60.00%) Campaign Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
6 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Statistics
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) KNIME
7 1 (10.00%) Power BI
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (10.00%) IBM

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (90.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (70.00%) Data Mining
2 6 (60.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) KNIME
3 1 (10.00%) Power BI
3 1 (10.00%) PowerCenter
3 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (10.00%) Spotfire
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Customer Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Insight Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Research Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (10.00%) DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Actionable Insight
1 6 (60.00%) Campaign Analysis
1 6 (60.00%) Customer Insight
1 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (60.00%) Market Research
1 6 (60.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) DRM
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) SAP
1 7 (70.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Informatica
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle