The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SPSS
England / South West
Rank - 149 128
Contract jobs citing SPSS 0 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.034% 0.32%
As % of the Applications category - 0.27% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £409
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -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 South West region.

Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
288 368 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.15% 12.51% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 228 237
Median daily rate £325 £360 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.78% +3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £170 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £481 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 44
Median hourly rate £20.25 £17.50 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +14.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.50 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +9.16%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SPSS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SPSS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SPSS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SPSS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SPSS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 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 South West region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Stata
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) ArcView
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ArcView
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (50.00%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) R
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau