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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Entry
Rank 561 598 553
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -45
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 84 64 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 30 29
Median daily rate £170 £215 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% -12.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £127 £89
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £503 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £140 £200 £265
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -24.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 24
Median hourly rate £12.44 £10.00 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.37% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £18.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.18 £10.00 £9.89
% change year-on-year
+11.75% +1.11%

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
44748 47093 43723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.83% 80.36% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 29511 30650 27059
Median daily rate £438 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1130 1273 1184
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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 31 August 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
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 31 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Entry within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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 +16 73 £250 +16.27% 90
London -20 37 £300 +19.76% 6
South East +25 18 £71 -73.70% 22
Berkshire +18 11 £71 -82.18% 5
South West +24 10 £150 +15.38% 9
City of London +21 7 £109 -79.33% 2
Reading - 6 £71 - 2
North West +23 5 - - 14
Wiltshire +10 5 £150 +15.38% 1
Swindon +9 4 £150 +15.38%
Bristol -1 4 £313 +38.88% 2
Harrow -5 4 £350 +70.73%
Milton Keynes - 4 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 - - 2
Scotland +18 3 £100 - 4
Manchester +3 3 - - 6
Edinburgh +7 2 £100 -
West Midlands -24 2 - - 11
Bracknell - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 - - 2
Preston - 2 - -
Barking - 2 £375 -
East of England +14 1 £130 - 9
Bromley +1 1 £425 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 £130 -
Gatwick - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - - 4
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 - - 1

Data Entry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 40 (29.20%) MS Excel
2 34 (24.82%) Finance
3 33 (24.09%) Microsoft
4 27 (19.71%) MS Office
5 26 (18.98%) Telecoms
6 25 (18.25%) Security Cleared
7 22 (16.06%) Oracle
8 21 (15.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 20 (14.60%) Data Analysis
9 20 (14.60%) Degree
10 18 (13.14%) SAP
11 17 (12.41%) SC Cleared
12 16 (11.68%) Spreadsheet
12 16 (11.68%) ITIL
13 15 (10.95%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (9.49%) Time Management
14 13 (9.49%) SQL
14 13 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (9.49%) Management Information System
15 11 (8.03%) Information Security
15 11 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (7.30%) Windows
16 10 (7.30%) SharePoint
16 10 (7.30%) Data Quality
17 9 (6.57%) CISSP
17 9 (6.57%) ERP
17 9 (6.57%) CESG
17 9 (6.57%) CISA
17 9 (6.57%) CISM
17 9 (6.57%) Change Management

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 10 (7.30%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.92%) CMS
3 2 (1.46%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 40 (29.20%) MS Excel
2 27 (19.71%) MS Office
3 21 (15.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (11.68%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (3.65%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.73%) InVision
6 1 (0.73%) MS Project
6 1 (0.73%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.73%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.46%) Primavera
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.73%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.73%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.73%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.73%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.73%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.38%) Internet
2 4 (2.92%) LAN
2 4 (2.92%) WAN
3 1 (0.73%) Intranet
3 1 (0.73%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.11%) QlikView
2 6 (4.38%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (4.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.19%) GIS
4 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.73%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.73%) DTS
6 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.73%) MS Access
6 1 (0.73%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.73%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (24.82%) Finance
2 26 (18.98%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.11%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.38%) Banking
4 6 (4.38%) Billing
5 5 (3.65%) Retail
6 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.73%) Electronics
7 1 (0.73%) French Language
7 1 (0.73%) German Language
7 1 (0.73%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.73%) Marketing
7 1 (0.73%) Publishing
7 1 (0.73%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 37 (27.01%) Analyst
2 30 (21.90%) Administrator
3 21 (15.33%) Data Analyst
4 10 (7.30%) Data Administrator
5 9 (6.57%) Data Entry Analyst
6 8 (5.84%) Compliance Specialist
6 8 (5.84%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 8 (5.84%) Project Administrator
6 8 (5.84%) Security Compliance Specialist
6 8 (5.84%) Security Specialist
7 6 (4.38%) Coordinator
7 6 (4.38%) Data Entry Administrator
7 6 (4.38%) Excel Analyst
8 5 (3.65%) Support Officer
8 5 (3.65%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (2.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (2.92%) HR Analyst
9 4 (2.92%) IT Administrator
9 4 (2.92%) Service Analyst
10 3 (2.19%) Data Entry Clerk
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.92%) HTML
2 3 (2.19%) CSS
3 2 (1.46%) CSS3
3 2 (1.46%) Google Maps API
3 2 (1.46%) HTML5
3 2 (1.46%) XML
4 1 (0.73%) .NET
4 1 (0.73%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.73%) WCF
4 1 (0.73%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.49%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.57%) CESG
4 7 (5.11%) CMDB
5 6 (4.38%) User Experience
6 5 (3.65%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (3.65%) NHS
7 4 (2.92%) Data Extraction
7 4 (2.92%) Smartcard
8 3 (2.19%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.19%) EFT
8 3 (2.19%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.46%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.46%) Data Conversion
9 2 (1.46%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.46%) EPoS
9 2 (1.46%) Fintech
10 1 (0.73%) Health Informatics
10 1 (0.73%) Social Media
10 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.60%) Data Analysis
2 16 (11.68%) ITIL
3 15 (10.95%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (9.49%) Time Management
5 11 (8.03%) Information Security
6 9 (6.57%) Change Management
6 9 (6.57%) ERP
7 8 (5.84%) Project Management
7 8 (5.84%) Workflow
8 7 (5.11%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.11%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.11%) Problem Management
8 7 (5.11%) Service Management
9 6 (4.38%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.38%) ITIL V3
9 6 (4.38%) Migration
10 5 (3.65%) CRM
10 5 (3.65%) Risk Management
10 5 (3.65%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.49%) SQL
2 4 (2.92%) C
2 4 (2.92%) JavaScript
2 4 (2.92%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.19%) VBA
4 2 (1.46%) C#
5 1 (0.73%) Java
5 1 (0.73%) PHP
5 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (18.25%) Security Cleared
2 20 (14.60%) Degree
3 17 (12.41%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.57%) CISA
4 9 (6.57%) CISM
4 9 (6.57%) CISSP
5 7 (5.11%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (2.19%) HND
6 3 (2.19%) NVQ Level 3
7 2 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.73%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.73%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.19%) SLA
4 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 33 (24.09%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.06%) Oracle
3 18 (13.14%) SAP
4 6 (4.38%) Remedy
5 5 (3.65%) CA
6 4 (2.92%) Fujitsu
6 4 (2.92%) Kronos
7 3 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.19%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.46%) Google
8 2 (1.46%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.46%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.46%) Virgin Media
9 1 (0.73%) BT
9 1 (0.73%) Cincom
9 1 (0.73%) Cisco
9 1 (0.73%) Peregrine
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