Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 185 161
Rank change year-on-year +3 -24 +13
Contract jobs citing SPSS 1 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.021% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Applications category 0.19% 3.11% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 16
West Midlands median daily rate £650 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +92.59% -12.90% +1.64%
10th Percentile £625 £299 £328
90th Percentile £675 £478 £638
England median daily rate £460 £400 £352
% change year-on-year +15.00% +13.64% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £17.12 -
England median hourly rate £19.82 £12.17 £19.50
% change year-on-year +62.86% -37.59% -22.00%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 520 579 542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.68% 9.39% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 353 272
West Midlands median daily rate £338 £350 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +4.09% +12.08%
10th Percentile £154 £160 £160
90th Percentile £488 £469 £488
England median daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +0.14% - +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 50 73
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.64% -17.57% +5.71%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.60 £10.25
90th Percentile £34.50 £36.05 £35.95
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.29 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.85% +5.10% +3.33%

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SPSS in the West Midlands

SPSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SPSS in the West Midlands

SPSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SPSS in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematical Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Numerate Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

SPSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematical Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft