Period
to 9 May 2021

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 9 May 2021 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
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 587 588 770
Rank change year-on-year +1 +182 +26
Contract jobs citing SPSS 25 30 73
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.064% 0.087%
As % of the Applications category 0.80% 0.74% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 54
10th Percentile £206 £313 £297
25th Percentile £238 £350 £380
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £350 £425 £550
Median % change year-on-year -17.65% -22.73% +46.67%
75th Percentile £390 £488 £600
90th Percentile £580 £550 "
UK median daily rate £350 £425 £500
% change year-on-year -17.65% -15.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
10th Percentile £19.38 " "
25th Percentile £22.19 " £11.85
Median hourly rate £26.12 - £13.70
75th Percentile £28.71 " £15.55
90th Percentile £30.47 " £28.72
UK median hourly rate £25.75 - £13.70

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 3,136 4,075 6,941
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.05% 8.75% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,863 2,433 4,169
10th Percentile £153 £146 £146
25th Percentile £253 £210 £228
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £363 £375
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +2.74%
75th Percentile £500 £488 £488
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £400 £361 £375
% change year-on-year +10.79% -3.72% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 442 563
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.26 £10.75
25th Percentile £13.25 £13.38 £12.76
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year +11.43% +6.06% +2.48%
75th Percentile £28.75 £22.39 £24.88
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.16 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.78% +9.09% +3.13%

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 9 May 2021.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing SPSS in England over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Hourly rate histogram 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 9 May 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
London -26 17 £350 -17.65% 3
South East +44 3 £445 -17.59% 1
North of England +41 2 £337 +37.49%
Yorkshire +22 2 £337 +140.61%
SPSS
UK

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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 16 (64.00%) SQL
1 16 (64.00%) R
2 13 (52.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (40.00%) Power BI
4 10 (40.00%) Power Platform
5 9 (36.00%) Social Skills
5 9 (36.00%) Python
5 9 (36.00%) SAS
6 8 (32.00%) Stata
6 8 (32.00%) Analytics
6 8 (32.00%) Data Science
7 7 (28.00%) Statistics
7 7 (28.00%) Degree
8 6 (24.00%) GIS
8 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (24.00%) Data Analytics
9 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
9 5 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (20.00%) Public Sector
10 4 (16.00%) Decision-Making
10 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
10 4 (16.00%) Local Government
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (16.00%) ETL
10 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (16.00%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (12.00%) Big Data
11 3 (12.00%) QA

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 9 (36.00%) SAS
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Stata
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (4.00%) SAP MDG
1 1 (4.00%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Power Platform
2 2 (8.00%) AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Power BI
2 6 (24.00%) GIS
3 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (12.00%) Big Data
4 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
6 1 (4.00%) Data Lake
6 1 (4.00%) MS Access
6 1 (4.00%) MySQL
6 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.00%) Tableau
6 1 (4.00%) Tableau Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) ERwin
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (4.00%) RStudio
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (36.00%) Social Skills
3 5 (20.00%) Public Sector
4 4 (16.00%) Local Government
5 1 (4.00%) Automotive
5 1 (4.00%) Finance
5 1 (4.00%) Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.00%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Data Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Information Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Management Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Management Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Information Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (32.00%) Analytics
2 8 (32.00%) Data Science
3 7 (28.00%) Statistics
4 6 (24.00%) Data Analytics
5 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (16.00%) Decision-Making
6 4 (16.00%) ETL
7 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (12.00%) Economics
7 3 (12.00%) Operations Research
8 2 (8.00%) Coaching
8 2 (8.00%) Master Data Management
8 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (8.00%) Quantitative Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) R
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) Python
3 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Minitab
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Alteryx
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos
3 1 (4.00%) Informatica
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Talend
3 1 (4.00%) TIBCO