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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPSS
Rank 239 243 239
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing SPSS 12 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.056% 0.012%
As % of the Applications category 0.89% 0.34% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Average daily rate
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£650 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+160.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £275 £375
% change year-on-year
+76.36% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
1345 1453 1249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.87% 16.18% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 670 534
Average daily rate £350 £320 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £138 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 143 196
Average hourly rate £13.75 £15.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% -1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £10.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.12 £45.60 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SPSS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +10 7 £600 +92.00%
Surrey +16 5 £650 +258.62%
SPSS
England

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (65.22%) SAS
2 13 (56.52%) Analytics
3 10 (43.48%) Marketing
3 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
6 7 (30.43%) Cognos
7 6 (26.09%) ETL
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) R
8 5 (21.74%) Data Analytics
8 5 (21.74%) Propensity Modelling
8 5 (21.74%) Data Extraction
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
9 4 (17.39%) Adobe
9 4 (17.39%) CHAID
9 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
9 4 (17.39%) Data Mining
9 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) Online Betting
9 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
9 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
9 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture
9 4 (17.39%) Customer Analytics
9 4 (17.39%) Customer Insight
10 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
10 3 (13.04%) Apache Hive
10 3 (13.04%) Apache Pig

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (65.22%) SAS
2 3 (13.04%) Apache Pig
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.70%) FileNet
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Unica
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Google Analytics
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Data Mining
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.04%) Apache Hive
2 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.70%) DB2
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.70%) QlikView
3 2 (8.70%) Triplestore
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.70%) Sqoop
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) Mahout
3 2 (8.70%) Big Data
3 2 (8.70%) HBase
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (4.35%) Spotfire
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) Data Mart
General
1 10 (43.48%) Marketing
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 4 (17.39%) Online Betting
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Data Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Insight Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Customer Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Insight Data Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Server Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.35%) Market Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
1 2 (8.70%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Data Extraction
3 3 (13.04%) Statistics
4 2 (8.70%) GIS
4 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.35%) DTV
5 1 (4.35%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Analytics
2 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
3 6 (26.09%) ETL
4 5 (21.74%) Data Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) Propensity Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) CHAID
5 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Customer Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Customer Insight
6 3 (13.04%) Campaign Management
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Direct Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) Database Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) Qualitative Research
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) R
3 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Cognos
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Adobe
4 3 (13.04%) Omniture
4 3 (13.04%) Google
4 3 (13.04%) Epiphany
4 3 (13.04%) Chordiant
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle
5 2 (8.70%) Business Objects
5 2 (8.70%) i2
5 2 (8.70%) ILOG
5 2 (8.70%) Teradata
5 2 (8.70%) Greenplum
5 2 (8.70%) Netezza
5 2 (8.70%) Tableau
5 2 (8.70%) Vertica
6 1 (4.35%) Hyperion
6 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Siebel