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 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SPSS
England / London
Rank 373 403 391
Rank change year-on-year +30 -12  
Contract jobs citing SPSS 33 33 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 1.77% 1.41% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 12
Median daily rate £465 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £225 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £600 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £28.75
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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1860 2341 2321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 9.66% 10.57% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1247 1620 1517
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 101 126
Median hourly rate £22.34 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.38% -2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.50 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £29.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -7.30% +13.79%  

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 4 £475 +3.54% 6
SPSS
England

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 41 (77.36%) SAS
1 41 (77.36%) Analytics
2 31 (58.49%) R
3 28 (52.83%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (47.17%) Python
5 22 (41.51%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (39.62%) SQL
6 21 (39.62%) Tableau
7 19 (35.85%) QlikView
8 18 (33.96%) Visualisation
8 18 (33.96%) Big Data
9 17 (32.08%) Hadoop
9 17 (32.08%) Statistics
10 16 (30.19%) Degree
10 16 (30.19%) Finance
10 16 (30.19%) Data Management
11 15 (28.30%) Java
11 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
11 15 (28.30%) ETL
12 14 (26.42%) Data Mining
12 14 (26.42%) Data Analysis
13 13 (24.53%) Machine Learning
13 13 (24.53%) Predictive Modelling
14 12 (22.64%) Apache Hive
14 12 (22.64%) Cognos
15 11 (20.75%) Data Modelling
15 11 (20.75%) Computer Science
15 11 (20.75%) Spotfire
15 11 (20.75%) Data Visualisation
15 11 (20.75%) Apache Spark

SPSS
Top Related 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 41 (77.36%) SAS
2 11 (20.75%) Apache Spark
3 10 (18.87%) Apache Pig
4 7 (13.21%) Apache
5 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.89%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.89%) IPython
6 1 (1.89%) Jupyter
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (3.77%) EViews
3 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.89%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) FastStats
1 2 (3.77%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.89%) FastStats PeopleStage
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.89%) Relativity
2 1 (1.89%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.55%) Google Analytics
3 3 (5.66%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.77%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.89%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (1.89%) GitHub
5 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.89%) Silverpop
5 1 (1.89%) SmartFocus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) QlikView
2 18 (33.96%) Big Data
3 17 (32.08%) Hadoop
4 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
5 14 (26.42%) Data Mining
6 12 (22.64%) Apache Hive
7 11 (20.75%) Spotfire
8 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (13.21%) NoSQL
8 7 (13.21%) Power BI
9 6 (11.32%) Pentaho
9 6 (11.32%) RDBMS
9 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
10 5 (9.43%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (9.43%) HBase
11 4 (7.55%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
11 4 (7.55%) SAS EBI
11 4 (7.55%) SAS Visual Analytics
11 4 (7.55%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.89%) GoCD
1 1 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.77%) German Language
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Data Scientist
2 10 (18.87%) Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Consultant
3 8 (15.09%) Data Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Analytics Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Data Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Big Data Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Data Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Data Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 3 (5.66%) Big Data Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Data Analytics Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Junior
8 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Credit Risk Modeller
8 2 (3.77%) Hadoop Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (5.66%) Kafka
2 3 (5.66%) Web Services
3 2 (3.77%) CSS
3 2 (3.77%) HTML
3 2 (3.77%) MLlib
3 2 (3.77%) NumPy
3 2 (3.77%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (3.77%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) D3.js
4 1 (1.89%) scikit-learn
4 1 (1.89%) TensorFlow
4 1 (1.89%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 28 (52.83%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (20.75%) Computer Science
3 7 (13.21%) Algorithms
4 5 (9.43%) Credit Risk
4 5 (9.43%) Virtual Team
5 3 (5.66%) Fintech
5 3 (5.66%) Social Network
6 2 (3.77%) Social Media
7 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (77.36%) Analytics
2 22 (41.51%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (33.96%) Visualisation
4 17 (32.08%) Statistics
5 16 (30.19%) Data Management
6 15 (28.30%) ETL
7 14 (26.42%) Data Analysis
8 13 (24.53%) Machine Learning
8 13 (24.53%) Predictive Modelling
9 11 (20.75%) Data Modelling
9 11 (20.75%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (18.87%) Data Analytics
10 10 (18.87%) People Management
11 9 (16.98%) Open Source
11 9 (16.98%) Statistical Analysis
12 8 (15.09%) A/B Testing
13 7 (13.21%) Coaching
13 7 (13.21%) Data Governance
14 6 (11.32%) Neural Network
14 6 (11.32%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) R
2 25 (47.17%) Python
3 21 (39.62%) SQL
4 15 (28.30%) Java
5 10 (18.87%) Scala
6 8 (15.09%) C++
6 8 (15.09%) MATLAB
7 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.43%) Perl
7 5 (9.43%) PHP
8 2 (3.77%) C#
9 1 (1.89%) Ruby
9 1 (1.89%) SPARQL
9 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) PhD
3 2 (3.77%) Postgraduate
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.77%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (3.77%) IFRS
2 2 (3.77%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.77%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.89%) Ansible
3 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (39.62%) Tableau
2 12 (22.64%) Cognos
3 10 (18.87%) MicroStrategy
3 10 (18.87%) Oracle
4 9 (16.98%) RapidMiner
5 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
5 8 (15.09%) Teradata
6 7 (13.21%) IBM
7 6 (11.32%) Alteryx
8 5 (9.43%) Adobe
8 5 (9.43%) Google
8 5 (9.43%) SAP
9 4 (7.55%) Netezza
10 3 (5.66%) Coremetrics
10 3 (5.66%) Informatica
10 3 (5.66%) TIBCO
11 2 (3.77%) Ab Initio
11 2 (3.77%) DataFlux
11 2 (3.77%) DoubleClick
11 2 (3.77%) Omniture
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