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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPSS
Rank 261 259 252
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing SPSS 22 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.099% 0.032%
As % of the Applications category 1.80% 0.67% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 2
Median daily rate £405 £600 £181
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +231.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £363 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £750 £186
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £440 £275
% change year-on-year
- +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 - -
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
1220 1501 1421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.66% 14.87% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 732 650
Median daily rate £340 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £185 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 129 155
Median hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £32.79 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 1 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 1 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 - 12 £450 -
Berkshire -1 4 £305 -49.16% 1
Hampshire - 4 £385 -
Middlesex - 2 £445 - 1
SPSS
England

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 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 17 (58.62%) R
2 16 (55.17%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (41.38%) Statistics
4 11 (37.93%) SQL
4 11 (37.93%) Project Management
5 9 (31.03%) SAS
5 9 (31.03%) Regression Analysis
6 8 (27.59%) Analytics
6 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
6 8 (27.59%) VBA
6 8 (27.59%) MySQL
7 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
7 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
7 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
7 7 (24.14%) Data Extraction
7 7 (24.14%) Visualisation
8 6 (20.69%) Hadoop
8 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
9 5 (17.24%) Data Management
9 5 (17.24%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (17.24%) Python
9 5 (17.24%) Statistical Modelling
10 4 (13.79%) Apache Pig
10 4 (13.79%) Change Control
10 4 (13.79%) Apache Hive
10 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
10 4 (13.79%) Algorithms
10 4 (13.79%) Cognos
10 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (13.79%) MATLAB

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 9 (31.03%) SAS
2 4 (13.79%) Apache Pig
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.45%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) MySQL
2 6 (20.69%) Hadoop
3 4 (13.79%) Apache Hive
4 3 (10.34%) Big Data
4 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (10.34%) Data Mining
5 2 (6.90%) MS Access
5 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Billing
2 2 (6.90%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Military
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Data Scientist
2 9 (31.03%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Data Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Data Modeller
5 2 (6.90%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) HR Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Marketing Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) SPSS Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) NumPy
1 2 (6.90%) Pandas
1 2 (6.90%) scikit-learn
1 2 (6.90%) SciPy
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (41.38%) Statistics
3 7 (24.14%) Data Extraction
3 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
3 7 (24.14%) Visualisation
4 4 (13.79%) Algorithms
4 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
5 3 (10.34%) User Experience
6 2 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) Smart Energy
7 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
7 1 (3.45%) FMCG
7 1 (3.45%) Kinect
7 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
7 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.45%) Physics
7 1 (3.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Project Management
2 9 (31.03%) Regression Analysis
3 8 (27.59%) Analytics
4 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Data Management
5 5 (17.24%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Statistical Modelling
6 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.79%) Change Control
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) Service Management
7 3 (10.34%) Data Analytics
7 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
8 2 (6.90%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (6.90%) Linear Regression
8 2 (6.90%) Machine Learning
8 2 (6.90%) Predictive Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) R
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) VBA
4 5 (17.24%) Python
5 4 (13.79%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Cognos
1 4 (13.79%) ILOG
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) HP