Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 16 January 2018 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 > North West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 207 244
Rank change year-on-year +5 +37 -47
Contract jobs citing SPSS 2 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.037% 0.16% 0.036%
As % of the Applications category 0.53% 2.28% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
North West median daily rate £400 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.06% - -
England median daily rate £400 £419 £425
% change year-on-year -4.48% -1.47% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North West median hourly rate - £9.19 -
England median hourly rate £19.82 £11.27 £18.13
% change year-on-year +75.87% -37.82% -36.96%

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 the North West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 377 439 681
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.94% 7.17% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 240 394
North West median daily rate £338 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £163 £130 £150
90th Percentile £488 £526 £450
England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 56 77
North West median hourly rate £14.46 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.63% -8.57% +14.75%
10th Percentile £11.03 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £39.16 £37.75 £47.33
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.03
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.45% +0.20%

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SPSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SPSS in the North West

SPSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SPSS in the North West

SPSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SPSS in the North West over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SPSS in the North West

SPSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SPSS in the North West

SPSS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Manchester +9 2 £400 -
SPSS
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics

SPSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Banking Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Numerate Degree