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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPSS
Rank 145 140 123
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Contract jobs citing SPSS 1 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the Applications category 0.29% 2.75% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Average daily rate - £450 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £424 £328
% change year-on-year
-14.45% +29.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-33.84% -
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 West region.

Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
349 363 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.61% 11.22% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 217 193
Average daily rate £350 £341 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +10.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £136 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £499 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 47 42
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -40.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.17 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.35 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SPSS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol 0 1 - -
SPSS
England

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Database Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Database Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Information Exploitation
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata