The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPSS
Rank 248 247 240
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing SPSS 21 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.13% 0.054%
As % of the Applications category 1.85% 0.86% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 4
Median daily rate £425 £650 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +160.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £375 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £750 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £485 £275
% change year-on-year
-9.27% +76.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SPSS
England

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

Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1138 1391 1480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.45% 14.88% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 659 683
Median daily rate £350 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £180 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 142 149
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.04 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £25.70 £39.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SPSS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SPSS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SPSS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SPSS across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SPSS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SPSS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SPSS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SPSS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Buckinghamshire - 11 £455 - 1
Berkshire -13 4 £350 -41.66%
Hampshire - 4 £385 -
Middlesex - 2 £445 -
SPSS
England

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 16 (59.26%) R
2 14 (51.85%) Statistics
3 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (40.74%) Project Management
5 10 (37.04%) SAS
6 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 9 (33.33%) Regression Analysis
6 9 (33.33%) Visualisation
7 8 (29.63%) Analytics
7 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
7 8 (29.63%) SQL
8 7 (25.93%) VBA
8 7 (25.93%) MySQL
8 7 (25.93%) Python
8 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
8 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
8 7 (25.93%) Data Extraction
9 6 (22.22%) Hadoop
9 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
10 5 (18.52%) Big Data
10 5 (18.52%) Data Management
10 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
11 4 (14.81%) PhD
11 4 (14.81%) Cognos
11 4 (14.81%) Service Management
11 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (14.81%) ILOG
11 4 (14.81%) MATLAB
11 4 (14.81%) Degree
11 4 (14.81%) Predictive Analytics

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (37.04%) SAS
2 4 (14.81%) Apache Pig
2 4 (14.81%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.70%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) Hadoop
3 5 (18.52%) Big Data
4 4 (14.81%) Apache Hive
5 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (7.41%) MS Access
7 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Military
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Data Scientist
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
3 4 (14.81%) Data Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Data Modeller
4 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Business Objects Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Radio Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Report Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SAS Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SPSS Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Statistical Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) NumPy
1 4 (14.81%) Pandas
1 4 (14.81%) scikit-learn
1 4 (14.81%) SciPy
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Statistics
2 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 9 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 7 (25.93%) Data Extraction
5 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
6 4 (14.81%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
6 4 (14.81%) Smart Energy
7 3 (11.11%) User Experience
8 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
8 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
8 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
8 1 (3.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Project Management
2 9 (33.33%) Regression Analysis
3 8 (29.63%) Analytics
3 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Data Management
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) Change Control
5 4 (14.81%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (14.81%) Linear Regression
5 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning
5 4 (14.81%) Predictive Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Predictive Analytics
5 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) Service Management
6 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 3 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (7.41%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) R
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Python
3 7 (25.93%) VBA
4 4 (14.81%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Cognos
1 4 (14.81%) ILOG
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft