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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SPSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SPSS over the 6 months to 29 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SPSS
UK > England
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 716 625 544
Rank change year-on-year -91 -81 +194
Contract jobs citing SPSS 49 36 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.069% 0.070% 0.076%
As % of the Applications category 0.92% 0.96% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 19
10th Percentile £181 £275 £315
25th Percentile £326 £330 £384
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £350 £445
Median % change year-on-year +35.71% -21.35% -17.21%
75th Percentile £563 £534 £488
90th Percentile £600 £597 £550
UK median daily rate £488 £350 £435
% change year-on-year +39.29% -19.54% -13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
10th Percentile £33.03 £18.75 -
25th Percentile £33.81 £20.63 £40.50
Median hourly rate £36.50 £24.50 £41.00
Median % change year-on-year +48.98% -40.24% +199.27%
75th Percentile £40.94 £26.49 £41.50
90th Percentile £44.88 £27.23 -
UK median hourly rate £36.50 £24.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +48.98% -40.24% +199.27%

SPSS is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 5,353 3,747 3,156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.49% 7.28% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,568 2,183 1,898
10th Percentile £163 £160 £152
25th Percentile £257 £263 £225
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £388
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +3.33%
75th Percentile £555 £525 £494
90th Percentile £650 £605 £588
UK median daily rate £449 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +12.13% +5.96% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 352 365 322
10th Percentile £11.51 £11.20 £11.17
25th Percentile £14.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year +21.62% +2.78% +9.09%
75th Percentile £47.50 £27.12 £23.99
90th Percentile £55.00 £45.40 £42.48
UK median hourly rate £22.40 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +28.00% -5.41% +11.90%

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SPSS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SPSS in England

SPSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SPSS in England.

Daily rate trend for SPSS in England

SPSS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SPSS in England over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for SPSS in England

SPSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SPSS in England.

Hourly rate trend for SPSS in England

SPSS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the England region over the 6 months to 29 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London -53 41 £475 +35.71% 2
South West - 2 £575 -
East of England - 1 £636 -
SPSS
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing SPSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 31 (63.27%) SAS
2 29 (59.18%) R
3 24 (48.98%) SQL
3 24 (48.98%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (46.94%) Statistical Analysis
5 21 (42.86%) Analytics
6 19 (38.78%) Statistics
7 17 (34.69%) Data Science
8 16 (32.65%) Social Skills
9 14 (28.57%) Agile
10 13 (26.53%) Python
10 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Excel
10 13 (26.53%) Degree
11 10 (20.41%) Machine Learning
11 10 (20.41%) Power Platform
11 10 (20.41%) Power BI
12 9 (18.37%) Presentation Skills
12 9 (18.37%) Quantitative Research
12 9 (18.37%) SurveyMonkey
12 9 (18.37%) Qualitative Research
12 9 (18.37%) MATLAB
12 9 (18.37%) Data Analysis
12 9 (18.37%) Artificial Intelligence
13 8 (16.33%) Stata
13 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (16.33%) Google
13 8 (16.33%) Apache Spark
13 8 (16.33%) Algorithms
14 7 (14.29%) Actionable Insight
14 7 (14.29%) Public Sector

SPSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 31 (63.27%) SAS
2 8 (16.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (16.33%) Stata
3 4 (8.16%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (6.12%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) Power Platform
2 9 (18.37%) SurveyMonkey
3 5 (10.20%) Azure
3 5 (10.20%) Google Analytics
3 5 (10.20%) Google Data Studio
4 4 (8.16%) AWS
4 4 (8.16%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 3 (6.12%) GCP
6 1 (2.04%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (2.04%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (2.04%) Facebook Ads
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) Power BI
2 7 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 7 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.20%) Data Lake
3 5 (10.20%) HDInsight
3 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (8.16%) HBase
4 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.16%) MySQL
4 4 (8.16%) Redis
4 4 (8.16%) SAP BW
4 4 (8.16%) SAP HANA
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.12%) Amazon QuickSight
5 3 (6.12%) Apache Hive
5 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.12%) QlikView
5 3 (6.12%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.12%) Toad
General
1 24 (48.98%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (32.65%) Social Skills
3 9 (18.37%) Presentation Skills
4 7 (14.29%) Public Sector
5 6 (12.24%) Retail
6 5 (10.20%) Advertising
6 5 (10.20%) Finance
6 5 (10.20%) Influencing Skills
6 5 (10.20%) Marketing
7 4 (8.16%) Publishing
7 4 (8.16%) Social Science
8 3 (6.12%) Games
9 2 (4.08%) Dutch Language
10 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Analyst
2 13 (26.53%) Data Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Data Scientist
4 6 (12.24%) User Experience Researcher
5 5 (10.20%) Digital Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Research Manager
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Digital Analytics Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Google Analytics Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Information Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Junior
7 2 (4.08%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Junior Data Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) SAP Data Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) User Researcher
8 1 (2.04%) Business Data Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Marketing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) scikit-learn
1 3 (6.12%) TensorFlow
1 3 (6.12%) Torch
2 2 (4.08%) Shiny
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) COM
3 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Algorithms
2 6 (12.24%) User Experience
3 4 (8.16%) NHS
4 3 (6.12%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (6.12%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Renewable Energy
5 2 (4.08%) Social Media
6 1 (2.04%) Contactless
6 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.04%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Statistical Analysis
2 21 (42.86%) Analytics
3 19 (38.78%) Statistics
4 17 (34.69%) Data Science
5 14 (28.57%) Agile
6 10 (20.41%) Machine Learning
7 9 (18.37%) Artificial Intelligence
7 9 (18.37%) Data Analysis
7 9 (18.37%) Qualitative Research
7 9 (18.37%) Quantitative Research
8 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (14.29%) Actionable Insight
9 7 (14.29%) Customer Insight
9 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 7 (14.29%) Mathematics
9 7 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
9 7 (14.29%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 6 (12.24%) ERP
10 6 (12.24%) Quantitative Analysis
10 6 (12.24%) UX Research
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) R
2 24 (48.98%) SQL
3 13 (26.53%) Python
4 9 (18.37%) MATLAB
5 3 (6.12%) C++
5 3 (6.12%) Julia
6 1 (2.04%) C#
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.04%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.04%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Google
2 7 (14.29%) SAP
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) Qualtrics
4 4 (8.16%) Alteryx
5 3 (6.12%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.04%) Facebook
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle