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 24 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Entry
Rank 511 489 490
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 81 81 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 12
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£157 £213 £178
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.11% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £74 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £145 £163 £225
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -27.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 19
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £12.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.60 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £15.00 £15.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.25 £12.50 £12.38
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +1.01%

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
40533 37796 34894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.73% 73.83% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 26554 23240 20514
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1172 1415
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Entry within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Data Entry Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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 -29 76 £159 -29.55% 12
South East -35 22 £213 -22.72% 2
London +9 20 £238 -5.00% 5
West Midlands +9 17 £100 -72.22%
Berkshire -7 6 £213 +51.78% 1
North West - 6 - - 1
Birmingham -3 5 £151 -58.19%
Yorkshire -7 5 £543 +233.84% 2
Cheshire - 5 - - 1
Reading +19 4 £213 +51.78%
City of London +5 4 £275 +223.52% 2
Hampshire -17 4 - - 1
East Midlands +2 3 £170 +209.09% 2
East of England -12 2 £268 +214.70%
Buckinghamshire -16 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £268 -
Hook - 2 - -
Wales -21 1 - -
South West -34 1 - -
Slough - 1 £273 -
Southampton - - - -
Watford - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Plymouth - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Chester - - - -

Data Entry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (30.67%) MS Excel
2 43 (26.38%) Microsoft
3 26 (15.95%) MS Office
4 23 (14.11%) Finance
5 22 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (11.04%) SAP
6 18 (11.04%) SQL
6 18 (11.04%) Security Cleared
7 17 (10.43%) QA
7 17 (10.43%) VBA
7 17 (10.43%) Telecoms
7 17 (10.43%) Management Information System
8 15 (9.20%) Windows
8 15 (9.20%) Data Structures
9 14 (8.59%) Data Analysis
9 14 (8.59%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (7.98%) Validation
10 13 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (7.98%) MS PowerPoint
10 13 (7.98%) Degree
10 13 (7.98%) Spreadsheet
11 12 (7.36%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (6.75%) SC Cleared
12 11 (6.75%) Data Management
13 10 (6.13%) Requirements Analysis
13 10 (6.13%) Time Management
13 10 (6.13%) Data Modelling
13 10 (6.13%) MS Access
13 10 (6.13%) ITIL
13 10 (6.13%) Service Delivery

Data Entry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (3.07%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.45%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 50 (30.67%) MS Excel
2 26 (15.95%) MS Office
3 13 (7.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (7.98%) Spreadsheet
4 8 (4.91%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) Stata
5 1 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.61%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (4.29%) SAP LE
2 6 (3.68%) SAP ERP
3 4 (2.45%) assyst
4 3 (1.84%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.23%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.61%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.61%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.61%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.91%) 3G
1 8 (4.91%) 2G
2 7 (4.29%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.84%) 4G
4 2 (1.23%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (1.23%) Internet
4 2 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.59%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (6.13%) MS Access
3 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.45%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.45%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.45%) OLAP
4 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.61%) MySQL
5 1 (0.61%) Spotfire
General
1 23 (14.11%) Finance
2 17 (10.43%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.13%) Retail
4 6 (3.68%) Banking
5 5 (3.07%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.84%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.84%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.23%) French Language
7 2 (1.23%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.23%) Front Office
7 2 (1.23%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Billing
8 1 (0.61%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (31.90%) Analyst
2 28 (17.18%) Administrator
3 20 (12.27%) Data Analyst
4 12 (7.36%) Coordinator
4 12 (7.36%) Consultant
5 9 (5.52%) Business Analyst
5 9 (5.52%) Report Analyst
6 8 (4.91%) Service Analyst
7 7 (4.29%) SAP Consultant
7 7 (4.29%) SAP WM Consultant
8 5 (3.07%) Data Entry Clerk
8 5 (3.07%) Project Administrator
8 5 (3.07%) Developer
9 4 (2.45%) Support Assistant
9 4 (2.45%) Support Analyst
9 4 (2.45%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (2.45%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (2.45%) Services Delivery Manager
9 4 (2.45%) Service Manager
9 4 (2.45%) Data Entry Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.45%) .NET
2 2 (1.23%) XML
2 2 (1.23%) EDI
3 1 (0.61%) JSON
3 1 (0.61%) CSS
3 1 (0.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.43%) Management Information System
3 15 (9.20%) Data Structures
4 7 (4.29%) Statistics
5 5 (3.07%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (3.07%) User Experience
5 5 (3.07%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.45%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.45%) CMDB
7 3 (1.84%) Informatics
7 3 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.84%) NHS
7 3 (1.84%) Pharmacovigilance
8 2 (1.23%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.23%) GIS
8 2 (1.23%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.23%) Derivative
9 1 (0.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.61%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.20%) Windows
2 6 (3.68%) Windows XP
3 5 (3.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (3.07%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (8.59%) Data Analysis
2 13 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (7.98%) Validation
3 12 (7.36%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (6.75%) Data Management
5 10 (6.13%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (6.13%) ITIL
5 10 (6.13%) Data Modelling
5 10 (6.13%) Service Delivery
5 10 (6.13%) Time Management
6 9 (5.52%) Logistics
7 8 (4.91%) Change Management
7 8 (4.91%) Project Management
7 8 (4.91%) Service Management
7 8 (4.91%) ERP
8 7 (4.29%) PRINCE2
8 7 (4.29%) Performance Management
9 6 (3.68%) Data Validation
9 6 (3.68%) Migration
10 5 (3.07%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.04%) SQL
2 17 (10.43%) VBA
3 4 (2.45%) ABAP
4 3 (1.84%) C
5 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (11.04%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.98%) Degree
3 11 (6.75%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.07%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.84%) HNC
6 3 (1.84%) HND
7 2 (1.23%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.43%) QA
2 3 (1.84%) SLA
2 3 (1.84%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.23%) GxP
4 1 (0.61%) GCP
4 1 (0.61%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (1.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (26.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.04%) SAP
3 5 (3.07%) Oracle
4 4 (2.45%) Remedy
4 4 (2.45%) McAfee
4 4 (2.45%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.84%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.84%) BT
6 2 (1.23%) Teradata
6 2 (1.23%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.23%) Cognos
7 1 (0.61%) Adobe
7 1 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.61%) Lotus
7 1 (0.61%) Northgate
7 1 (0.61%) Infor
7 1 (0.61%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
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