The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPSS
Rank 105 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing SPSS 10 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.12% -
As % of the Applications category 3.05% 0.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £314 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.55% -23.93%
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 West Midlands region.

Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
328 388 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.64% 15.95% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 170 123
Average daily rate £350 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 67 31
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.15 £30.70 £27.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SPSS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SPSS across the West Midlands region.

SPSS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SPSS
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SPSS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SPSS Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SPSS
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SPSS across the West Midlands region.

SPSS Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SPSS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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
Warwickshire - 7 £350 -
Coventry +3 1 £310 +12.72%
SPSS
England

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (80.00%) IBM
2 6 (60.00%) Process Management
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 5 (50.00%) ISEB
3 5 (50.00%) PMP
3 5 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (40.00%) SAS
4 4 (40.00%) R
4 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) VBA
6 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
6 2 (20.00%) Physics
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Algorithms

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (40.00%) SAS
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Business Project Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Business Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) Physics
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Process Management
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) R
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) VBA
2 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
1 5 (50.00%) PMP
1 5 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) IBM