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 3 months to 28 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 / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 133 141
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8  
Contract jobs citing SPSS 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.23% 0.032%
As % of the Applications category 1.28% 2.41% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +11.76% +21.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 the South West with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 234 291 312
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 8.55% 9.71% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 160 213
Median daily rate £350 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -9.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 39 31
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.00 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.91% +36.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £38.75 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.57 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.63% +13.79%  

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 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 3 months to 28 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
Wiltshire - 2 - - 1
Somerset - 1 - -
SPSS
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South West region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) R
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) Star Schema
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Text Mining
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) MODAF
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA

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%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (66.67%) Star Schema
2 2 (66.67%) Text Mining
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) WSDL
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) MODAF
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica
1 1 (33.33%) Netezza
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Teradata
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