The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for SPSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 94 88
Contract jobs citing SPSS 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Applications category - 3.28% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -33.84%  

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

Contract Software Application Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 82 122 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 8.09% 8.45% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 71 68
Median daily rate £350 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £484 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +37.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.10 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing SPSS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SPSS in Leeds

SPSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SPSS in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for SPSS in Leeds