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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPSS
Rank 527 519 509
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Contract jobs citing SPSS 51 56 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.11% 0.074%
As % of the Applications category 0.77% 0.81% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 23
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.36% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £570 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -

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
6609 6878 5926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.21% 13.12% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3633 3560 3021
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 651 650 696
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.99 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.16% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 30 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SPSS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

SPSS Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SPSS
Top 30 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 30 March 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 -24 48 £470 +36.72% 56
London -13 28 £475 +40.74% 38
South East -8 12 £425 +30.76% 5
City of London +18 5 £250 -44.44% 6
Surrey - 5 - -
South West -7 4 £495 +4.21% 2
Berkshire - 4 £415 - 1
Guildford - 4 - -
Leeds - 2 - - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £425 - 1
North West - 2 - - 6
West Yorkshire - 2 - - 4
Wiltshire - 2 £560 -
Yorkshire - 2 - - 4
Middlesex - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 £425 - 1
Hampshire -10 1 £425 +30.76%
Cheshire - 1 - - 2
Warrington - 1 - - 2
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 £423 -
West Midlands - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Ealing - - - -
East of England - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 81 (61.83%) SAS
2 61 (46.56%) SQL
3 50 (38.17%) Analytics
4 40 (30.53%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (27.48%) Marketing
6 33 (25.19%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (23.66%) Finance
8 28 (21.37%) Cognos
9 27 (20.61%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (20.61%) Data Analysis
10 22 (16.79%) Degree
10 22 (16.79%) ETL
10 22 (16.79%) CRM
11 21 (16.03%) Data Mining
11 21 (16.03%) Data Modelling
12 19 (14.50%) IBM
12 19 (14.50%) Retail
13 18 (13.74%) MS Excel
13 18 (13.74%) Business Objects
14 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
15 16 (12.21%) Big Data
16 15 (11.45%) Customer Insight
16 15 (11.45%) R
16 15 (11.45%) Propensity Modelling
16 15 (11.45%) CHAID
16 15 (11.45%) Data Architecture
17 14 (10.69%) Security Cleared
17 14 (10.69%) MS PowerPoint
17 14 (10.69%) Tableau
18 13 (9.92%) Campaign Management

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 81 (61.83%) SAS
2 4 (3.05%) FileNet
2 4 (3.05%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.53%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.76%) Apache
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (13.74%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.82%) MS Office
4 2 (1.53%) FastStats
5 1 (0.76%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.76%) MS Project
5 1 (0.76%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.76%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.82%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 3 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.76%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.76%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.76%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.53%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
3 1 (0.76%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.29%) SMS
2 1 (0.76%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.61%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (16.03%) Data Mining
3 16 (12.21%) Big Data
4 13 (9.92%) Relational Database
5 12 (9.16%) SQL Server
6 10 (7.63%) DB2
7 9 (6.87%) QlikView
7 9 (6.87%) Hadoop
8 8 (6.11%) Base SAS
8 8 (6.11%) OLAP
8 8 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (5.34%) RDBMS
9 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (5.34%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 7 (5.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 6 (4.58%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (4.58%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (3.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (3.05%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) ERwin
2 1 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 36 (27.48%) Marketing
2 31 (23.66%) Finance
3 19 (14.50%) Retail
4 13 (9.92%) Banking
5 6 (4.58%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.05%) Online Betting
7 3 (2.29%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.53%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.76%) Advertising
9 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (48.09%) Analyst
2 41 (31.30%) Data Analyst
3 15 (11.45%) Insight Analyst
4 12 (9.16%) Architect
5 10 (7.63%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (6.11%) Data Architect
7 7 (5.34%) Business Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) Developer
8 5 (3.82%) Consultant
8 5 (3.82%) Campaign Analyst
8 5 (3.82%) Customer Analyst
8 5 (3.82%) Customer Insight Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) CRM Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) Senior Insight Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) Designer
9 4 (3.05%) Data Consultant
9 4 (3.05%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.05%) Service Manager
9 4 (3.05%) Senior Data Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.53%) HTML
1 2 (1.53%) SOAP
1 2 (1.53%) Web Services
1 2 (1.53%) XML
1 2 (1.53%) XSD
1 2 (1.53%) JSON
1 2 (1.53%) REST
2 1 (0.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (30.53%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.40%) Mathematics
3 10 (7.63%) Data Extraction
3 10 (7.63%) Statistics
3 10 (7.63%) Visualisation
4 8 (6.11%) Data Structures
5 7 (5.34%) GIS
6 6 (4.58%) Data Integration
7 5 (3.82%) Credit Risk
7 5 (3.82%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.05%) Clustering
8 4 (3.05%) Economics
8 4 (3.05%) Social Media
9 3 (2.29%) User Experience
9 3 (2.29%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.53%) Taxonomies
10 2 (1.53%) Replication
10 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.34%) Linux
2 3 (2.29%) UNIX
3 2 (1.53%) Windows
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (38.17%) Analytics
2 33 (25.19%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (20.61%) Data Analysis
4 22 (16.79%) CRM
4 22 (16.79%) ETL
5 21 (16.03%) Data Modelling
6 15 (11.45%) CHAID
6 15 (11.45%) Data Architecture
6 15 (11.45%) Customer Insight
6 15 (11.45%) Propensity Modelling
7 13 (9.92%) Campaign Management
7 13 (9.92%) E-Commerce
8 11 (8.40%) Data Analytics
9 10 (7.63%) Statistical Modelling
9 10 (7.63%) Statistical Analysis
9 10 (7.63%) Migration
9 10 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (6.87%) Web Analytics
11 8 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (6.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (46.56%) SQL
2 15 (11.45%) R
3 9 (6.87%) VBA
4 6 (4.58%) MATLAB
4 6 (4.58%) Java
5 5 (3.82%) Python
6 4 (3.05%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.53%) VB
8 2 (1.53%) C++
8 2 (1.53%) Fortran
8 2 (1.53%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 22 (16.79%) Degree
2 14 (10.69%) Security Cleared
3 13 (9.92%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.53%) PMP
4 2 (1.53%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) MCSE
5 1 (0.76%) ISEB
5 1 (0.76%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) QA
1 4 (3.05%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.76%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 28 (21.37%) Cognos
2 19 (14.50%) IBM
3 18 (13.74%) Business Objects
4 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
5 14 (10.69%) Tableau
6 12 (9.16%) Oracle
7 11 (8.40%) Teradata
8 10 (7.63%) Google
8 10 (7.63%) Informatica
9 9 (6.87%) Adobe
9 9 (6.87%) Unica
10 8 (6.11%) ILOG
11 6 (4.58%) Siebel
11 6 (4.58%) SAP
11 6 (4.58%) Netezza
12 5 (3.82%) i2
13 4 (3.05%) Chordiant
13 4 (3.05%) Coremetrics
14 3 (2.29%) DoubleClick
14 3 (2.29%) Sysomos
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