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 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 402 408 396
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12  
Contract jobs citing SPSS 25 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Applications category 1.46% 1.24% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 21
London median daily rate £450 £450 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +42.85%  
10th Percentile £268 £200 £206
90th Percentile £684 £600 £506
England median daily rate £455 £443 £350
% change year-on-year +2.82% +26.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
London median hourly rate £22.00 - £30.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 - £30.00

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 1717 1940 2503
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 8.26% 8.97% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1787 2322 2579
London median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% -1.33%  
10th Percentile £185 £174 £170
90th Percentile £600 £550 £588
England median daily rate £375 £338 £340
% change year-on-year +10.94% -0.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 100 204
London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.25 £17.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.53% -0.57%  
10th Percentile £13.75 £10.50 £10.58
90th Percentile £50.00 £26.88 £35.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.97 £15.75
% change year-on-year +3.12% +7.74%  

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SPSS in London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SPSS in London

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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

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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 29 June 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 -1 6 £400 +100.00% 5
West End of London - 1 - - 4
SPSS
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 56 (87.50%) SAS
2 43 (67.19%) R
3 39 (60.94%) Analytics
4 35 (54.69%) SQL
5 31 (48.44%) Tableau
6 30 (46.88%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (46.88%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (39.06%) Python
8 24 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
8 24 (37.50%) Data Analysis
8 24 (37.50%) Hadoop
9 22 (34.38%) Degree
10 21 (32.81%) MATLAB
11 20 (31.25%) Statistics
12 19 (29.69%) Finance
12 19 (29.69%) Visualisation
12 19 (29.69%) Machine Learning
12 19 (29.69%) Big Data
13 17 (26.56%) Power BI
13 17 (26.56%) Mathematics
13 17 (26.56%) QlikView
13 17 (26.56%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (25.00%) Stata
14 16 (25.00%) Apache Spark
15 15 (23.44%) Data Analytics
15 15 (23.44%) Statistical Analysis
16 14 (21.88%) Data Modelling
16 14 (21.88%) Data Mining
17 13 (20.31%) Predictive Modelling
17 13 (20.31%) ETL

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 56 (87.50%) SAS
2 16 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 11 (17.19%) Apache Pig
4 8 (12.50%) Apache
5 3 (4.69%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.56%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.56%) IPython
6 1 (1.56%) Jupyter
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 24 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (25.00%) Stata
3 10 (15.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.69%) EViews
5 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) FastStats
1 2 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.56%) FastStats PeopleStage
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.56%) Relativity
2 1 (1.56%) Unica
2 1 (1.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.69%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.56%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.56%) GitHub
3 1 (1.56%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 19 (29.69%) Big Data
3 17 (26.56%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (26.56%) Power BI
3 17 (26.56%) QlikView
4 14 (21.88%) Data Mining
5 12 (18.75%) Apache Hive
6 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
7 10 (15.63%) Spotfire
8 8 (12.50%) HBase
9 7 (10.94%) Relational Database
10 6 (9.38%) Qlik Sense
10 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
11 5 (7.81%) CouchDB
11 5 (7.81%) MySQL
12 4 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (6.25%) Mahout
12 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
12 4 (6.25%) Pentaho
13 3 (4.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.56%) GoCD
1 1 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 12 (18.75%) Marketing
3 5 (7.81%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.69%) Retail
5 2 (3.13%) Electronics
5 2 (3.13%) German Language
5 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Analyst
2 14 (21.88%) Data Scientist
3 10 (15.63%) Data Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Data Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Architect
5 7 (10.94%) Big Data Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Analytics Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Data Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Big Data Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Data Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Lead Architect
10 2 (3.13%) Artificial Intelligence Architect
10 2 (3.13%) Data Analytics Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Hadoop Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Junior Data Scientist
10 2 (3.13%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 2 (3.13%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (4.69%) Kafka
2 3 (4.69%) MLlib
2 3 (4.69%) UIMA
2 3 (4.69%) XML
3 2 (3.13%) CSS
3 2 (3.13%) HTML
3 2 (3.13%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (1.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 30 (46.88%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (17.19%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.94%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.81%) Virtual Team
5 4 (6.25%) Social Media
6 3 (4.69%) Fintech
6 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.13%) Digital Media
7 2 (3.13%) Social Network
8 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Unix
2 3 (4.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.94%) Analytics
2 30 (46.88%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (37.50%) Data Analysis
4 20 (31.25%) Statistics
5 19 (29.69%) Machine Learning
5 19 (29.69%) Visualisation
6 17 (26.56%) Mathematics
7 15 (23.44%) Data Analytics
7 15 (23.44%) Statistical Analysis
8 14 (21.88%) Data Modelling
9 13 (20.31%) ETL
9 13 (20.31%) Predictive Modelling
10 10 (15.63%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (15.63%) Open Source
10 10 (15.63%) People Management
10 10 (15.63%) Quantitative Analysis
11 9 (14.06%) Data Management
12 8 (12.50%) Project Management
13 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (10.94%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 43 (67.19%) R
2 35 (54.69%) SQL
3 25 (39.06%) Python
4 21 (32.81%) MATLAB
5 11 (17.19%) Java
6 9 (14.06%) Scala
7 6 (9.38%) PHP
8 5 (7.81%) C++
8 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.25%) Perl
9 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
9 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.69%) C#
10 3 (4.69%) SPARQL
10 3 (4.69%) VBA
11 2 (3.13%) VB
12 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (34.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (3.13%) PhD
3 1 (1.56%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.25%) QA
3 2 (3.13%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (1.56%) IFRS
4 1 (1.56%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Ansible
2 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (48.44%) Tableau
2 10 (15.63%) Cognos
2 10 (15.63%) Oracle
3 9 (14.06%) MicroStrategy
3 9 (14.06%) RapidMiner
3 9 (14.06%) Teradata
4 8 (12.50%) IBM
4 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.81%) Informatica
5 5 (7.81%) SAP
6 4 (6.25%) Adobe
7 3 (4.69%) Coremetrics
7 3 (4.69%) Google
7 3 (4.69%) TIBCO
8 2 (3.13%) Alteryx
8 2 (3.13%) Netezza
9 1 (1.56%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.56%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.56%) MapR
9 1 (1.56%) Talend