Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 21 April 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 > South West
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 - 203
Rank change year-on-year - +203 -2
Contract jobs citing SPSS 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.059% - 0.10%
As % of the Applications category 0.71% - 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
South West median daily rate £425 - £450
10th Percentile £330 - £320
90th Percentile £540 - £530
England median daily rate £375 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -16.67% - +11.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £22.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year - +8.64% -32.50%

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 West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 424 510 629
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.30% 9.67% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 318 366
South West median daily rate £338 £323 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.80% +0.37%
10th Percentile £144 £134 £160
90th Percentile £475 £488 £480
England median daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +6.43% - +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 65 90
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +19.57% +55.93%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.00 £10.24
90th Percentile £35.55 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £16.21 £16.00 £16.10
% change year-on-year +1.30% -0.62% +7.33%

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for SPSS in the South West

SPSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SPSS in the South West

SPSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SPSS in the South West over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SPSS in the South West

SPSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SPSS in the South West

SPSS
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 21 April 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
Bristol - 3 £425 - 2
SPSS
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SPSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) QlikView
1 2 (66.67%) Quantitative Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (66.67%) Qualitative Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Endeca
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Thinking
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Semantic Layer
2 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Content Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SPSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Endeca
1 2 (66.67%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (33.33%) Semantic Layer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Thinking
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (66.67%) Qualitative Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Content Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau