The table below looks at the statistics for Data Entry skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Entry over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Entry
Rank 599 584 523
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -61
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 57 65 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 27
Median daily rate £164 £388 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.80% +72.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £114 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £513 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £233 £115 £205
% change year-on-year
+102.17% -43.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 £12.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.88 £9.40 £9.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £18.49 £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 £11.13
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -1.12%

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
44683 43767 41024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.94% 79.28% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29624 27730 25945
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1246 1211
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.71 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Data Entry
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Data Entry as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Entry within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -28 50 £169 -57.68% 12
South East +12 23 - - 6
Berkshire +5 20 - - 2
London -32 16 £164 -62.62% 2
Bracknell -1 7 - -
Scotland -11 7 £90 -20.00% 2
Dundee - 5 - -
City of London +30 4 £253 -43.88%
Reading +4 4 - - 1
West Midlands - 4 - -
Maidenhead - 4 - -
Yorkshire +11 3 £125 +19.04% 1
Edinburgh -1 2 £90 -20.00% 2
South Yorkshire -5 2 £125 +19.04%
South West -6 2 £340 +75.25%
Croydon -8 2 £175 -
Birmingham - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
East of England +6 1 - - 3
West Yorkshire 0 1 - - 1
North West -4 1 - -
Leeds -5 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 3
Liverpool - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - - 1
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
Brighton - 1 - -

Data Entry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Entry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Data Entry.

1 31 (28.44%) MS Excel
2 24 (22.02%) Microsoft
3 22 (20.18%) Data Quality
4 19 (17.43%) Finance
5 15 (13.76%) Data Analysis
6 13 (11.93%) Validation
6 13 (11.93%) MS Office
6 13 (11.93%) SAP
7 12 (11.01%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (10.09%) Time Management
8 11 (10.09%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (10.09%) Telecoms
9 10 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (9.17%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
10 9 (8.26%) Windows
11 8 (7.34%) CISSP
11 8 (7.34%) CISA
11 8 (7.34%) CISM
11 8 (7.34%) Information Security
11 8 (7.34%) CESG
11 8 (7.34%) SC Cleared
11 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
12 7 (6.42%) Degree
12 7 (6.42%) Banking
12 7 (6.42%) Document Management
12 7 (6.42%) NHS
12 7 (6.42%) Internet
12 7 (6.42%) VBA

Data Entry
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (28.44%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.93%) MS Office
3 12 (11.01%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (10.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) SystmOne
2 2 (1.83%) Lorenzo
2 2 (1.83%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.92%) assyst
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) Internet
2 3 (2.75%) LAN
2 3 (2.75%) WAN
3 2 (1.83%) Firewall
4 1 (0.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.75%) GIS
1 3 (2.75%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.83%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.92%) MS Access
3 1 (0.92%) SAP Data Services
General
1 19 (17.43%) Finance
2 11 (10.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.42%) Banking
4 5 (4.59%) Retail
5 3 (2.75%) Billing
6 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.92%) Electronics
7 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (28.44%) Administrator
2 30 (27.52%) Analyst
3 23 (21.10%) Data Analyst
4 19 (17.43%) Data Administrator
5 9 (8.26%) Data Entry Administrator
6 8 (7.34%) Data Entry Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) Compliance Specialist
7 7 (6.42%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 7 (6.42%) Excel Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) Security Compliance Specialist
7 7 (6.42%) Security Specialist
8 5 (4.59%) Project Administrator
9 4 (3.67%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) IT Administrator
10 3 (2.75%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (2.75%) Data Quality Analyst
10 3 (2.75%) Junior
10 3 (2.75%) Junior Analyst
10 3 (2.75%) Junior Data Analyst
10 3 (2.75%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.75%) Google Maps API
2 2 (1.83%) .NET
2 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.83%) WPF
2 2 (1.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.34%) CESG
3 7 (6.42%) NHS
4 4 (3.67%) CMDB
5 3 (2.75%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.83%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.83%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.83%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.83%) Statistics
7 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.92%) EFT
7 1 (0.92%) EPoS
7 1 (0.92%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.92%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.92%) Informatics
7 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.92%) User Experience
7 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.26%) Windows
2 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.76%) Data Analysis
2 13 (11.93%) Validation
3 11 (10.09%) Time Management
4 10 (9.17%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (7.34%) Information Security
6 7 (6.42%) Document Management
7 6 (5.50%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.59%) Data Management
8 5 (4.59%) ITIL
8 5 (4.59%) Workflow
9 4 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.67%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.67%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.67%) Logistics
9 4 (3.67%) Project Management
10 3 (2.75%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.75%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (2.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.42%) VBA
2 3 (2.75%) SQL
3 2 (1.83%) C#
3 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.92%) C
4 1 (0.92%) Java
4 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) CISA
1 8 (7.34%) CISM
1 8 (7.34%) CISSP
1 8 (7.34%) SC Cleared
1 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.42%) Degree
3 6 (5.50%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (1.83%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.83%) HND
5 1 (0.92%) HNC
5 1 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.92%) MBA
5 1 (0.92%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.18%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.67%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.83%) vSphere
2 2 (1.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 24 (22.02%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.93%) SAP
3 6 (5.50%) Oracle
4 4 (3.67%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.75%) Fujitsu
5 3 (2.75%) Google
6 2 (1.83%) Avaya
6 2 (1.83%) Equitrac
6 2 (1.83%) Remedy
6 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.92%) CA
7 1 (0.92%) Capita
7 1 (0.92%) Cincom
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco
7 1 (0.92%) FrontRange
7 1 (0.92%) HP
7 1 (0.92%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.92%) Northgate
7 1 (0.92%) Peregrine
7 1 (0.92%) VMware
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