The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 540 538 506
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -32
Contract jobs citing SPSS 56 57 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Applications category 0.86% 0.82% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 29
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £178 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £475 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £275 £375
% change year-on-year
+76.36% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6544 6945 6187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.27% 13.12% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3620 3718 3237
Average daily rate £331 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.84% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 663 719 675
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £16.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SPSS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SPSS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SPSS within the UK.

SPSS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SPSS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SPSS within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SPSS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SPSS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SPSS within the UK.

SPSS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SPSS
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the UK 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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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
England -22 56 £400 +28.00% 42
London +4 37 £321 -5.86% 28
South East +4 12 £650 +160.00% 1
City of London +14 11 £315 -3.07% 4
Berkshire +10 7 £600 +92.00%
Surrey +16 5 £650 +258.62%
Guildford - 4 - -
Bracknell - 4 £450 -
South West +9 2 £520 +98.09% 1
North West -16 2 £375 +7.14% 4
Slough - 2 £750 -
Manchester - 2 £375 -
Hammersmith - 2 £350 -
Bristol +5 1 - -
East of England +2 1 £435 +48.08% 1
Reading +1 1 £325 +4.00%
East Midlands -2 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £225 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £435 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £520 -
Bournemouth - 1 £520 -
Chesterfield - 1 - -
Dunstable - 1 £435 - 1

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 76 (66.67%) SAS
2 47 (41.23%) SQL
2 47 (41.23%) Analytics
3 42 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (35.96%) Marketing
5 37 (32.46%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (28.95%) Finance
6 33 (28.95%) Data Analysis
7 25 (21.93%) R
8 23 (20.18%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (20.18%) ETL
9 21 (18.42%) Data Modelling
10 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
10 20 (17.54%) MS Excel
11 19 (16.67%) Business Objects
11 19 (16.67%) Degree
12 18 (15.79%) Big Data
13 17 (14.91%) MS PowerPoint
13 17 (14.91%) Retail
13 17 (14.91%) Cognos
14 16 (14.04%) Data Mining
14 16 (14.04%) Hadoop
15 15 (13.16%) Tableau
16 14 (12.28%) Statistics
16 14 (12.28%) E-Commerce
16 14 (12.28%) CHAID
17 13 (11.40%) Oracle
17 13 (11.40%) Visualisation
18 12 (10.53%) Data Architecture
18 12 (10.53%) QlikView

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 76 (66.67%) SAS
2 5 (4.39%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.75%) FileNet
3 2 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.88%) Apache
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 17 (14.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (7.02%) MS Office
4 3 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.63%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.75%) S-PLUS
5 2 (1.75%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.88%) FastStats
6 1 (0.88%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 4 (3.51%) Unica
3 2 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.88%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.88%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Google Analytics
1 6 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.63%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.75%) SaaS
3 2 (1.75%) Silverpop
3 2 (1.75%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) SMS
2 1 (0.88%) SNA
2 1 (0.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.18%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (15.79%) Big Data
3 16 (14.04%) Data Mining
3 16 (14.04%) Hadoop
4 12 (10.53%) QlikView
4 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 10 (8.77%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (7.02%) Base SAS
8 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (6.14%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (6.14%) DB2
9 6 (5.26%) SAP BI
9 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (5.26%) Apache Hive
9 6 (5.26%) MongoDB
9 6 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 5 (4.39%) NoSQL
10 5 (4.39%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 5 (4.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) ERwin
2 1 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 41 (35.96%) Marketing
2 33 (28.95%) Finance
3 17 (14.91%) Retail
4 9 (7.89%) Telecoms
5 8 (7.02%) Banking
6 6 (5.26%) Advertising
7 4 (3.51%) Online Betting
8 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.75%) Electronics
9 2 (1.75%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.88%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.88%) French Language
10 1 (0.88%) Legal
10 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (50.88%) Analyst
2 32 (28.07%) Data Analyst
3 14 (12.28%) Insight Analyst
4 11 (9.65%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (7.89%) Data Scientist
5 9 (7.89%) Architect
6 8 (7.02%) Insight Data Analyst
7 7 (6.14%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.26%) Data Architect
8 6 (5.26%) Senior Data Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Customer Insight Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) SAS Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Customer Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Data Consultant
9 5 (4.39%) Consultant
10 4 (3.51%) Solutions Designer
10 4 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) Designer
11 3 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
11 3 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.39%) HTML
2 3 (2.63%) MLlib
2 3 (2.63%) JSON
2 3 (2.63%) Web Services
3 2 (1.75%) SOAP
3 2 (1.75%) XML
3 2 (1.75%) XSD
3 2 (1.75%) REST
4 1 (0.88%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 42 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.28%) Statistics
3 13 (11.40%) Visualisation
4 10 (8.77%) Mathematics
4 10 (8.77%) Data Extraction
5 7 (6.14%) GIS
6 6 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.26%) Credit Risk
7 5 (4.39%) Data Integration
8 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.51%) Data Structures
8 4 (3.51%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.63%) Social Media
9 3 (2.63%) Economics
10 2 (1.75%) Replication
10 2 (1.75%) DTV
10 2 (1.75%) Physics
10 2 (1.75%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.88%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.51%) Linux
2 3 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (41.23%) Analytics
2 37 (32.46%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (28.95%) Data Analysis
4 23 (20.18%) ETL
5 21 (18.42%) Data Modelling
6 14 (12.28%) E-Commerce
6 14 (12.28%) CHAID
7 12 (10.53%) Data Architecture
7 12 (10.53%) Statistical Modelling
8 10 (8.77%) CRM
8 10 (8.77%) Data Analytics
8 10 (8.77%) Propensity Modelling
9 9 (7.89%) Customer Insight
9 9 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.89%) Project Management
10 8 (7.02%) Statistical Analysis
10 8 (7.02%) Campaign Management
11 7 (6.14%) Customer Analytics
11 7 (6.14%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (6.14%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 47 (41.23%) SQL
2 25 (21.93%) R
3 8 (7.02%) VBA
4 7 (6.14%) Java
5 6 (5.26%) MATLAB
5 6 (5.26%) Python
6 4 (3.51%) SAS Macro
7 3 (2.63%) Fortran
7 3 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.63%) VB
7 3 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.63%) C++
8 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.88%) Scala
9 1 (0.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) PMP
3 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 17 (14.91%) Cognos
4 15 (13.16%) Tableau
5 13 (11.40%) Oracle
6 12 (10.53%) Google
7 9 (7.89%) Teradata
8 8 (7.02%) Adobe
8 8 (7.02%) IBM
9 7 (6.14%) Netezza
9 7 (6.14%) Informatica
9 7 (6.14%) SAP
10 4 (3.51%) Chordiant
11 3 (2.63%) Vertica
11 3 (2.63%) Greenplum
11 3 (2.63%) Omniture
11 3 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (2.63%) Epiphany
12 2 (1.75%) Ab Initio
12 2 (1.75%) i2
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