Period
to 9 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 April 2020 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
England > London
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 441 597 594
Rank change year-on-year +156 -3 -65
Contract jobs citing SPSS 23 20 47
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.093% 0.047% 0.10%
As % of the Applications category 1.25% 0.59% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 34
Median daily rate £425 £365 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.44% -22.83% +1.72%
10th Percentile £266 £208 £269
90th Percentile £479 £555 £625
England median daily rate £429 £550 £375
% change year-on-year -22.09% +46.67% -18.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1,844 3,369 4,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.44% 7.89% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,256 2,216 2,755
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £159 £158 £153
90th Percentile £594 £588 £589
England median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 128 163
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.77% +10.16%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £35.53 £47.09 £40.80
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SPSS in London

SPSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for SPSS in London

SPSS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SPSS in London over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SPSS in London

SPSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for SPSS in London

SPSS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the London region over the 6 months to 9 April 2020. 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
Central London +92 5 £355 -
SPSS
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 15 (65.22%) SAS
1 15 (65.22%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (60.87%) Power BI
2 14 (60.87%) Power Platform
3 13 (56.52%) Functional Testing
3 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 13 (56.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
5 8 (34.78%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
6 6 (26.09%) Statistics
7 5 (21.74%) QA
8 4 (17.39%) R
8 4 (17.39%) Analytics
8 4 (17.39%) Public Sector
9 3 (13.04%) Data Science
9 3 (13.04%) Python
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (13.04%) SQL
9 3 (13.04%) Windows
9 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
9 3 (13.04%) Project Management
9 3 (13.04%) Quantitative Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) Economics
9 3 (13.04%) Degree
10 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
10 2 (8.70%) Psychology
10 2 (8.70%) Computer Science

SPSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 15 (65.22%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.70%) Stata
3 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 14 (60.87%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) Power BI
2 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) GIS
3 1 (4.35%) QlikView
General
1 4 (17.39%) Public Sector
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Social Science
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Tester
3 4 (17.39%) QA Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Data Scientist
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Qualitative Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Quantitative Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Research Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Tester
6 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.35%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Statistical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Functional Testing
1 13 (56.52%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Statistics
4 4 (17.39%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.04%) Data Science
5 3 (13.04%) Economics
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Quantitative Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Decision-Making
6 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.70%) Psychology
6 2 (8.70%) Quantitative Research
6 2 (8.70%) Sociology
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) R
2 3 (13.04%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) IBM
1 1 (4.35%) Minitab
1 1 (4.35%) Qualtrics
1 1 (4.35%) SAP
1 1 (4.35%) Tableau