The table below looks at the statistics for Data Entry skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Entry over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Entry
Rank 203 217 210
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 4 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.069% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.090% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Average daily rate
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£168 £350 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.14% +47.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £155 £110 £225
% change year-on-year
+40.58% -51.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.89 £10.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-5.80% -12.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4598 5565 5312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.84% 76.54% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3552 4106 3940
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 74 90
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £16.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £52.82 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

Data Entry
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Entry across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Entry Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Entry
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Entry across the City of London region.

Data Entry Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Entry
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Entry across the City of London region.

Data Entry Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Entry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Data Entry also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Entry.

1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Publishing
4 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (9.09%) MS Project
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) MS Access
4 1 (9.09%) Cognos
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (9.09%) SAP HR
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Derivative
4 1 (9.09%) ResourceLink
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Structures

Data Entry
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Data Entry also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Entry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP HR
1 1 (9.09%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (9.09%) MS Access
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Database Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
1 1 (9.09%) Derivative
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
1 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Project Management
1 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (9.09%) Time Management
1 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
1 1 (9.09%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Northgate
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos