Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 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 > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 364 373 380
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7 -33
Contract jobs citing SPSS 13 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.077% 0.054% 0.077%
As % of the Applications category 0.74% 0.50% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
South East median daily rate £460 £414 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.18% +27.31% +6.56%
10th Percentile £418 £320 £210
90th Percentile £485 £434 £615
England median daily rate £470 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +17.43% +14.36% -1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £16.25
England median hourly rate £19.82 £12.17 £19.75
% change year-on-year +62.86% -38.38% -21.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1765 1793 2328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.48% 10.69% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 906 1222
South East median daily rate £345 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -1.54% +3.17%
10th Percentile £131 £135 £155
90th Percentile £506 £488 £488
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 230 225
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £16.38 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.34% +9.17% +6.08%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.52
90th Percentile £32.60 £38.78 £26.94
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45% +3.33%

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SPSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SPSS in the South East

SPSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SPSS in the South East

SPSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SPSS in the South East

SPSS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 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
Hampshire +11 5 £450 +11.80%
Surrey - 4 £475 -
Berkshire +6 2 £460 +8.24%
Thames Valley -11 2 £460 +8.24%
East Sussex - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
SPSS
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) SAS
2 5 (38.46%) ILOG
2 5 (38.46%) Tivoli
2 5 (38.46%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 5 (38.46%) Netcool
2 5 (38.46%) DB2
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Cognos
2 5 (38.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
2 5 (38.46%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) SAS Macro
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) R
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Base SAS
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Statistics
5 2 (15.38%) Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (7.69%) Computer Science

SPSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (53.85%) SAS
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) DB2
1 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
1 5 (38.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (15.38%) Base SAS
3 1 (7.69%) Power BI
3 1 (7.69%) QlikView
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) SAS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Campaign Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Cognos Support
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) R Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SPSS Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SPSS Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SPSS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Analytics
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (7.69%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Insight
3 1 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Data-Driven Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Economics
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) SAS Macro
3 3 (23.08%) R
4 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SAS Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Netcool
1 5 (38.46%) Tivoli
1 5 (38.46%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cognos
1 5 (38.46%) ILOG
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Tableau