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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPSS
Rank - 128 106
Contract jobs citing SPSS 0 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Applications category - 1.38% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Average daily rate
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- £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £293 £450
% change year-on-year
+19.65% -35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
361 436 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.60% 15.11% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 272 145
Average daily rate £350 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £173 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £451 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 61 26
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £40.50 £18.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (20.00%) CHAID
4 1 (20.00%) ERwin
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ERwin
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Data Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Modeller
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modeller
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Propensity Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Segmentation
3 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) CHAID
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Solvency II
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle