The table below looks at the statistics for Data Entry skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Entry over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Entry
Rank 509 479 488
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 74 74 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 11
Average daily rate
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£238 £281 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.32% +100.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £182 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £360 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £151 £340 £179
% change year-on-year
-55.73% +90.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 11
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.78 £11.56 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £19.40 £14.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38459 35783 32221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.37% 74.30% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24687 21730 19119
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1095 1275
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Data Entry
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Entry Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Entry
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Entry within the UK.

Data Entry Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Entry
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Entry within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Data Entry Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Entry
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Entry within the UK.

Data Entry Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Entry
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Entry within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -23 66 £250 -12.58% 17
South East +1 26 £210 -30.57%
London -11 20 £280 +2.75% 7
Berkshire +8 13 £211 -
Reading +17 11 £211 -
East Midlands +16 5 £235 - 2
West Midlands -1 4 £100 -76.74% 2
North West -9 4 £120 -
Hampshire - 4 - -
City of London +11 3 £275 - 2
Cheshire - 3 - -
Birmingham -3 2 £151 -58.19%
Yorkshire -6 2 £543 +233.84%
Buckinghamshire -8 2 - -
Milton Keynes -10 2 - -
Wales -13 2 - - 1
South West -19 2 - - 3
Hook - 2 - -
Derbyshire +20 1 £120 -
East of England -5 1 - - 3
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £273 -
Southampton - - - -
Watford - - - -
Newport Pagnell - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Peterborough - - - - 1
Plymouth - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Bournemouth - - - - 1

Data Entry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 50 (31.45%) MS Excel
2 43 (27.04%) Microsoft
3 33 (20.75%) Finance
4 28 (17.61%) MS Office
5 23 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (13.21%) VBA
6 21 (13.21%) Telecoms
7 19 (11.95%) QA
8 18 (11.32%) SAP
8 18 (11.32%) SQL
9 16 (10.06%) MS PowerPoint
9 16 (10.06%) Spreadsheet
10 15 (9.43%) Degree
11 13 (8.18%) Windows
11 13 (8.18%) Validation
12 12 (7.55%) MS Access
12 12 (7.55%) PRINCE2
12 12 (7.55%) Data Management
12 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
13 11 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (6.92%) Banking
13 11 (6.92%) Project Management
14 10 (6.29%) 2G
14 10 (6.29%) 3G
14 10 (6.29%) SC Cleared
14 10 (6.29%) Data Analysis
14 10 (6.29%) Time Management
15 9 (5.66%) Logistics
15 9 (5.66%) Ethernet
15 9 (5.66%) Data Modelling

Data Entry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 50 (31.45%) MS Excel
2 28 (17.61%) MS Office
3 16 (10.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (10.06%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (2.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.63%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.63%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (4.40%) SAP LE
2 6 (3.77%) SAP ERP
3 4 (2.52%) assyst
4 3 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.26%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.63%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.63%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.29%) 2G
1 10 (6.29%) 3G
2 9 (5.66%) Ethernet
3 5 (3.14%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (1.89%) 4G
5 2 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.26%) Internet
6 1 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.55%) MS Access
2 11 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (5.03%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.03%) OLAP
3 8 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.40%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.26%) MySQL
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (20.75%) Finance
2 21 (13.21%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.92%) Banking
4 9 (5.66%) Retail
5 6 (3.77%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.89%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.89%) Legal
7 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.26%) Front Office
8 2 (1.26%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.26%) French Language
9 1 (0.63%) Marketing
9 1 (0.63%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.63%) Billing
9 1 (0.63%) Back Office
9 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (28.30%) Analyst
2 35 (22.01%) Administrator
3 20 (12.58%) Data Analyst
4 12 (7.55%) Coordinator
5 11 (6.92%) Developer
6 9 (5.66%) Report Analyst
7 8 (5.03%) Project Administrator
7 8 (5.03%) Consultant
7 8 (5.03%) Service Analyst
8 6 (3.77%) SAP Consultant
8 6 (3.77%) SQL Developer
8 6 (3.77%) SAP WM Consultant
8 6 (3.77%) Data Entry Clerk
9 5 (3.14%) Data Administrator
10 4 (2.52%) Systems Support
10 4 (2.52%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (2.52%) IT Administrator
10 4 (2.52%) Configuration Analyst
10 4 (2.52%) Performance Analyst
10 4 (2.52%) Data Entry Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.66%) .NET
2 2 (1.26%) XML
2 2 (1.26%) EDI
2 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.26%) WCF
2 2 (1.26%) WPF
3 1 (0.63%) JSON
3 1 (0.63%) CSS
3 1 (0.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.40%) Visualisation
4 6 (3.77%) NHS
4 6 (3.77%) Statistics
5 4 (2.52%) CMDB
5 4 (2.52%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.89%) Learning Management System
6 3 (1.89%) Informatics
6 3 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.26%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.26%) Pharmacovigilance
7 2 (1.26%) Derivative
7 2 (1.26%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.26%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.63%) Economics
8 1 (0.63%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.63%) PDA
8 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.18%) Windows
2 5 (3.14%) Windows 7
2 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (3.14%) Windows XP
3 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (8.18%) Validation
2 12 (7.55%) PRINCE2
2 12 (7.55%) Data Management
3 11 (6.92%) Project Management
4 10 (6.29%) Data Analysis
4 10 (6.29%) Time Management
5 9 (5.66%) Logistics
5 9 (5.66%) Data Modelling
6 8 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (5.03%) Workflow
6 8 (5.03%) ITIL
6 8 (5.03%) ERP
6 8 (5.03%) ETL
6 8 (5.03%) Data Validation
6 8 (5.03%) Statistical Modelling
7 7 (4.40%) Service Management
7 7 (4.40%) Service Delivery
7 7 (4.40%) Change Management
8 6 (3.77%) Migration
9 5 (3.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.21%) VBA
2 18 (11.32%) SQL
3 4 (2.52%) ABAP
4 3 (1.89%) VB
4 3 (1.89%) C
5 2 (1.26%) C#
6 1 (0.63%) Java
6 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.63%) PHP
6 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (9.43%) Degree
2 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.29%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.77%) HND
5 3 (1.89%) HNC
5 3 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.26%) AAT
7 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.95%) QA
2 3 (1.89%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.26%) SLA
3 2 (1.26%) GxP
4 1 (0.63%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.63%) CDISC
4 1 (0.63%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (27.04%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.32%) SAP
3 8 (5.03%) Oracle
4 6 (3.77%) Business Objects
5 5 (3.14%) Teradata
6 4 (2.52%) Remedy
6 4 (2.52%) McAfee
7 3 (1.89%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.89%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.89%) BT
8 2 (1.26%) Cognos
8 2 (1.26%) Infor
9 1 (0.63%) Zend
9 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.63%) IBM
9 1 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.63%) Lotus
9 1 (0.63%) ION Trading
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