Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 557 558
Rank change year-on-year -30 +1 -42
Contract jobs citing SPSS 45 59 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.096% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 1.15% 1.45% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 46 38
London median daily rate £550 £450 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +23.80% -3.07%
10th Percentile £263 £233 £246
90th Percentile £713 £588 £500
England median daily rate £475 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +18.68% +14.36% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
London median hourly rate £19.82 £21.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.81% +8.86% -21.00%
England median hourly rate £19.82 £12.17 £19.50
% change year-on-year +62.86% -37.59% -22.00%

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 3917 4069 4753
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 8.39% 9.13% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2700 2678 3182
London median daily rate £389 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.67% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £156 £163 £159
90th Percentile £613 £550 £588
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 170 236
London median hourly rate £20.50 £16.58 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.66% -2.49% +7.90%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.49 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.45 £40.82 £31.88
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -6.06% +4.76% +5.00%

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SPSS in London

SPSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SPSS in London

SPSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SPSS in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SPSS in London

SPSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor 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 20 November 2017. 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 -15 9 £550 +24.50% 3
West London -14 1 - - 2
SPSS
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SPSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 31 (68.89%) R
2 30 (66.67%) SAS
3 24 (53.33%) Analytics
4 20 (44.44%) MATLAB
5 19 (42.22%) SQL
5 19 (42.22%) Python
6 18 (40.00%) Machine Learning
7 17 (37.78%) Hadoop
8 16 (35.56%) Big Data
8 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (33.33%) Visualisation
10 13 (28.89%) Tableau
10 13 (28.89%) Apache Spark
10 13 (28.89%) Management Information System
10 13 (28.89%) Finance
10 13 (28.89%) Statistics
11 12 (26.67%) Natural Language Processing
12 11 (24.44%) Degree
13 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
13 10 (22.22%) CRM
13 10 (22.22%) Apache
13 10 (22.22%) Data Analysis
13 10 (22.22%) Stata
13 10 (22.22%) Data Analytics
13 10 (22.22%) Information Retrieval
14 9 (20.00%) Open Source
15 8 (17.78%) SPARQL
15 8 (17.78%) Ontologies
15 8 (17.78%) Business Analytics
15 8 (17.78%) Mahout

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 30 (66.67%) SAS
2 13 (28.89%) Apache Spark
3 10 (22.22%) Apache
4 3 (6.67%) ArcGIS
5 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (22.22%) Stata
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.44%) Weka
4 1 (2.22%) EViews
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.22%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) Hadoop
2 16 (35.56%) Big Data
3 8 (17.78%) Data Mining
3 8 (17.78%) Mahout
4 7 (15.56%) QlikView
5 5 (11.11%) Data Lake
5 5 (11.11%) Neo4j
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 4 (8.89%) Power BI
6 4 (8.89%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (6.67%) Geospatial Data
7 3 (6.67%) GIS
7 3 (6.67%) MS Access
7 3 (6.67%) QGIS
7 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.44%) Spotfire
8 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) ERwin
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Marketing
3 5 (11.11%) Retail
4 4 (8.89%) Banking
5 3 (6.67%) Publishing
6 2 (4.44%) Electronics
6 2 (4.44%) Local Government
6 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.22%) Front Office
7 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Analyst
1 11 (24.44%) Architect
2 7 (15.56%) Data Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Data Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Data Scientist
3 6 (13.33%) Lead Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Big Data Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Database Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Lead Data Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 8 (17.78%) MLlib
3 3 (6.67%) Middleware
4 2 (4.44%) ggplot
4 2 (4.44%) Lucene
4 2 (4.44%) Matplotlib
4 2 (4.44%) NumPy
4 2 (4.44%) Pandas
4 2 (4.44%) scikit-learn
4 2 (4.44%) SciPy
4 2 (4.44%) UIMA
5 1 (2.22%) MDX
5 1 (2.22%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (28.89%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.11%) Robotics
4 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.67%) Linked Data
5 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.44%) FMCG
5 2 (4.44%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.22%) RIA
6 1 (2.22%) Social Network
6 1 (2.22%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Analytics
2 18 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 15 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 13 (28.89%) Statistics
5 10 (22.22%) CRM
5 10 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 10 (22.22%) Data Analytics
5 10 (22.22%) Information Retrieval
6 9 (20.00%) Open Source
7 8 (17.78%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (17.78%) Big Data Analytics
7 8 (17.78%) Business Analytics
7 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (17.78%) Content Management
7 8 (17.78%) Data Munging
7 8 (17.78%) Information Management
7 8 (17.78%) Ontologies
7 8 (17.78%) RDF
7 8 (17.78%) Use Case
8 7 (15.56%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) R
2 20 (44.44%) MATLAB
3 19 (42.22%) Python
3 19 (42.22%) SQL
4 8 (17.78%) SPARQL
5 5 (11.11%) Java
6 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.89%) Perl
6 4 (8.89%) Scala
6 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.44%) AWK
7 2 (4.44%) sed
7 2 (4.44%) VBA
8 1 (2.22%) C
8 1 (2.22%) C#
8 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Master's Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Tableau
2 8 (17.78%) IBM
3 5 (11.11%) Blue Prism
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.89%) Teradata
5 3 (6.67%) SAP
6 2 (4.44%) Google
6 2 (4.44%) Informatica
6 2 (4.44%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (2.22%) Adobe
7 1 (2.22%) Alteryx
7 1 (2.22%) Cognos
7 1 (2.22%) Coremetrics
7 1 (2.22%) DoubleClick
7 1 (2.22%) Lavastorm
7 1 (2.22%) Netezza
7 1 (2.22%) Omniture
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle