The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPSS
Rank 584 603 544
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -59
Contract jobs citing SPSS 68 70 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Applications category 1.18% 1.07% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 42 71
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £545 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Median hourly rate £12.17 £16.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.24% -34.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £14.10 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.87 £18.90 £25.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.68 - £16.34

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
5760 6549 7620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.81% 11.31% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3404 3868 4192
Median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £165 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 531 645 754
Median hourly rate £16.29 £15.06 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.16% -4.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.51 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+11.99% -4.85%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SPSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 68 £400 +6.66% 17
London +23 34 £450 +20.00% 6
West Midlands -23 15 £329 -26.94% 1
City of London +24 12 £400 +14.28% 2
North West +22 9 £400 - 4
South East +10 5 £425 +38.43% 1
Lancashire +26 4 - -
Preston +7 4 - -
Redditch - 4 £316 -
Isleworth - 4 £450 -
Worcestershire - 4 £316 -
Warwick 0 3 £400 +14.28%
Warwickshire -5 3 £400 -11.11%
Birmingham - 3 £315 -
Berkshire - 3 £425 -
North East - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +15 1 - - 2
South West +13 1 £125 - 1
Hampshire +12 1 - - 1
Leeds +10 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire +7 1 - - 2
Bristol -5 1 £125 -
East Midlands -21 1 £313 -3.84% 1
Dudley - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £275 - 1
Durham - 1 - -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £275 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Havant - 1 - - 1
Barking - 1 - -

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 with a requirement for SPSS.

1 86 (70.49%) SAS
2 65 (53.28%) SQL
3 63 (51.64%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (48.36%) Analytics
4 59 (48.36%) R
5 55 (45.08%) Statistics
6 41 (33.61%) Business Intelligence
7 40 (32.79%) Degree
7 40 (32.79%) Mathematics
8 34 (27.87%) Big Data
9 31 (25.41%) Python
10 30 (24.59%) Data Mining
11 27 (22.13%) Hadoop
12 26 (21.31%) Marketing
13 25 (20.49%) Tableau
13 25 (20.49%) Finance
14 24 (19.67%) Computer Science
15 21 (17.21%) Visualisation
15 21 (17.21%) Data Analysis
16 20 (16.39%) ETL
17 19 (15.57%) MATLAB
18 18 (14.75%) Data Modelling
18 18 (14.75%) Apache Hive
18 18 (14.75%) Machine Learning
19 17 (13.93%) Credit Risk
19 17 (13.93%) Java
19 17 (13.93%) Retail
20 16 (13.11%) Economics
20 16 (13.11%) VBA
20 16 (13.11%) Data Quality

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills 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 86 (70.49%) SAS
2 15 (12.30%) Apache Pig
3 11 (9.02%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.28%) Apache
5 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.82%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.92%) Stata
3 4 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.82%) ArcView
5 1 (0.82%) EViews
5 1 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.74%) FastStats
2 2 (1.64%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.82%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.82%) Radian6
3 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.38%) Google Analytics
2 6 (4.92%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.82%) AdWords
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.82%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (27.87%) Big Data
2 30 (24.59%) Data Mining
3 27 (22.13%) Hadoop
4 18 (14.75%) Apache Hive
5 15 (12.30%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (12.30%) Relational Database
6 12 (9.84%) MySQL
6 12 (9.84%) SQL Server
7 10 (8.20%) QlikView
8 8 (6.56%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (6.56%) HBase
9 6 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (4.10%) CouchDB
10 5 (4.10%) Power BI
10 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (3.28%) IBM InfoSphere
11 4 (3.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (2.46%) GIS
12 3 (2.46%) Pentaho
General
1 26 (21.31%) Marketing
2 25 (20.49%) Finance
3 17 (13.93%) Retail
4 8 (6.56%) Banking
5 3 (2.46%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.64%) Advertising
6 2 (1.64%) Military
7 1 (0.82%) Back Office
7 1 (0.82%) Electronics
7 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.82%) Games
7 1 (0.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (54.10%) Analyst
2 33 (27.05%) Data Analyst
3 30 (24.59%) Data Scientist
4 14 (11.48%) Insight Analyst
5 9 (7.38%) Developer
6 8 (6.56%) Customer Analyst
6 8 (6.56%) Customer Insight Analyst
6 8 (6.56%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 7 (5.74%) CRM Analyst
7 7 (5.74%) SAS Analyst
7 7 (5.74%) SPSS Analyst
7 7 (5.74%) SQL Analyst
8 6 (4.92%) Risk Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Big Data Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Credit Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Credit Risk Modeller
9 5 (4.10%) Data Engineer
10 4 (3.28%) ETL Analyst
10 4 (3.28%) Marketing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.92%) NumPy
1 6 (4.92%) Pandas
1 6 (4.92%) scikit-learn
1 6 (4.92%) SciPy
2 5 (4.10%) CSS
2 5 (4.10%) HTML
2 5 (4.10%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (3.28%) XML
4 3 (2.46%) .NET
4 3 (2.46%) Kafka
5 1 (0.82%) D3.js
5 1 (0.82%) MDX
5 1 (0.82%) MLlib
5 1 (0.82%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 63 (51.64%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (45.08%) Statistics
3 40 (32.79%) Mathematics
4 24 (19.67%) Computer Science
5 21 (17.21%) Visualisation
6 17 (13.93%) Credit Risk
7 16 (13.11%) Economics
8 14 (11.48%) Data Extraction
9 12 (9.84%) Algorithms
10 11 (9.02%) User Experience
11 6 (4.92%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (4.10%) Data Integration
12 5 (4.10%) Performance Metrics
13 4 (3.28%) Digital Media
13 4 (3.28%) Smart Energy
14 3 (2.46%) Data Structures
14 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
15 1 (0.82%) IVR
15 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
15 1 (0.82%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.92%) Linux
1 6 (4.92%) Unix
2 1 (0.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (48.36%) Analytics
2 41 (33.61%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (17.21%) Data Analysis
4 20 (16.39%) ETL
5 18 (14.75%) Data Modelling
5 18 (14.75%) Machine Learning
6 14 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (11.48%) Regression Analysis
7 13 (10.66%) CRM
7 13 (10.66%) Data Management
7 13 (10.66%) Data Visualisation
7 13 (10.66%) Operations Research
7 13 (10.66%) Predictive Analytics
7 13 (10.66%) Project Management
8 12 (9.84%) Web Analytics
9 11 (9.02%) Actionable Insight
9 11 (9.02%) Open Source
9 11 (9.02%) Statistical Modelling
10 10 (8.20%) Customer Insight
11 9 (7.38%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 65 (53.28%) SQL
2 59 (48.36%) R
3 31 (25.41%) Python
4 19 (15.57%) MATLAB
5 17 (13.93%) Java
6 16 (13.11%) VBA
7 9 (7.38%) C++
7 9 (7.38%) PHP
8 7 (5.74%) Perl
8 7 (5.74%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.92%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.10%) Ruby
10 5 (4.10%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.28%) C
12 3 (2.46%) Lua
13 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.82%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 40 (32.79%) Degree
2 14 (11.48%) Security Cleared
3 11 (9.02%) PhD
4 9 (7.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.82%) ECDL
5 1 (0.82%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.11%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.10%) QA
3 1 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.82%) IAS 39
3 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.82%) Netcool
2 1 (0.82%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (0.82%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 25 (20.49%) Tableau
2 14 (11.48%) Oracle
3 9 (7.38%) Google
3 9 (7.38%) Informatica
4 8 (6.56%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.74%) Teradata
6 6 (4.92%) Adobe
7 5 (4.10%) SAP
8 4 (3.28%) Cognos
8 4 (3.28%) DataFlux
8 4 (3.28%) IBM
8 4 (3.28%) Trillium
9 3 (2.46%) Omniture
10 2 (1.64%) DoubleClick
10 2 (1.64%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.82%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.82%) ESRI
11 1 (0.82%) HP
11 1 (0.82%) Minitab
11 1 (0.82%) TIBCO
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