The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Entry
Rank 512 493 513
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 82 77 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 32 20
Average daily rate
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£240 £230 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £100 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £348 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £178 £275
% change year-on-year
+49.29% -35.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 22 21
Average hourly rate £11.06 £10.27 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% +8.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £9.25 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £26.95 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £9.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40519 37298 40761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.05% 72.96% 70.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25042 22618 23491
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1163 1058 1467
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -12 78 £255 +3.03% 21
East of England 0 26 £363 +62.01% 5
West Midlands -4 17 £90 -
London +10 15 £190 -28.63% 9
South East -13 13 £215 +126.31% 6
Bedfordshire - 10 £395 -
Hertfordshire +6 9 £265 - 1
City of London +26 7 £163 -63.88% 4
Cambridgeshire -3 7 £450 +101.11% 4
Yorkshire +8 6 - -
West Yorkshire +6 5 - -
Berkshire +4 5 £333 +280.00%
Leeds -3 5 - -
Reading +9 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £90 -
Surrey - 3 £205 - 2
Buckinghamshire 0 2 - -
Milton Keynes -3 2 - -
Cambridge -13 2 £450 +91.48% 2
North West -2 1 - -
North East - - - -
Hook - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Cannock - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Chester - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Newport - - - -

Data Entry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 44 (28.21%) MS Office
2 42 (26.92%) MS Excel
3 34 (21.79%) Microsoft
4 27 (17.31%) SQL
5 22 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
8 19 (12.18%) Finance
9 18 (11.54%) Data Analysis
9 18 (11.54%) Degree
9 18 (11.54%) Security Cleared
10 17 (10.90%) Requirements Analysis
11 16 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (9.62%) MS Visio
12 15 (9.62%) Telecoms
13 14 (8.97%) Management Information System
13 14 (8.97%) Windows
13 14 (8.97%) Oracle
14 13 (8.33%) SAP
15 12 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (7.05%) SC Cleared
16 11 (7.05%) Change Management
17 10 (6.41%) Service Delivery
18 9 (5.77%) ITIL
19 8 (5.13%) SLA
19 8 (5.13%) Mathematics
20 7 (4.49%) SharePoint Server
20 7 (4.49%) Time Management
20 7 (4.49%) Spreadsheet
20 7 (4.49%) AutoCAD

Data Entry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (4.49%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 44 (28.21%) MS Office
2 42 (26.92%) MS Excel
3 20 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (9.62%) MS Visio
5 7 (4.49%) AutoCAD
5 7 (4.49%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.92%) MS Project
7 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.64%) InDesign
7 1 (0.64%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) SAP WM
1 3 (1.92%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.64%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.64%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.92%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.56%) Internet
2 3 (1.92%) VPN
3 2 (1.28%) 3G
3 2 (1.28%) 2G
4 1 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.64%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.28%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.28%) MS Access
3 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.64%) QlikView
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (12.18%) Finance
2 15 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.85%) Legal
4 5 (3.21%) Publishing
4 5 (3.21%) Retail
5 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.92%) Marketing
7 2 (1.28%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.28%) German Language
7 2 (1.28%) Law
7 2 (1.28%) Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.64%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.64%) Hindi Language
8 1 (0.64%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.64%) Automotive
8 1 (0.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 59 (37.82%) Analyst
2 26 (16.67%) Administrator
3 21 (13.46%) Data Analyst
4 18 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 10 (6.41%) Service Analyst
6 8 (5.13%) Coordinator
7 7 (4.49%) Consultant
8 6 (3.85%) Support Assistant
9 5 (3.21%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.21%) Project Administrator
9 5 (3.21%) Data Administrator
10 4 (2.56%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (2.56%) Service Management Analyst
10 4 (2.56%) Data Entry Analyst
10 4 (2.56%) Data Entry Administrator
10 4 (2.56%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (2.56%) Services Delivery Manager
10 4 (2.56%) Service Manager
10 4 (2.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.64%) .NET
1 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.64%) Web Services
1 1 (0.64%) EDI
1 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 1 (0.64%) WCF
1 1 (0.64%) WPF
1 1 (0.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.97%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.13%) Mathematics
3 6 (3.85%) GIS
3 6 (3.85%) Statistics
4 5 (3.21%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (2.56%) Social Media
6 3 (1.92%) Informatics
7 2 (1.28%) NHS
7 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.28%) Pharmacovigilance
7 2 (1.28%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.64%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.64%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.97%) Windows
2 5 (3.21%) Windows XP
3 3 (1.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (11.54%) Data Analysis
4 17 (10.90%) Requirements Analysis
5 12 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (7.05%) Change Management
7 10 (6.41%) Service Delivery
8 9 (5.77%) ITIL
9 7 (4.49%) Project Management
9 7 (4.49%) Service Management
9 7 (4.49%) Workflow
9 7 (4.49%) Time Management
10 6 (3.85%) Performance Management
10 6 (3.85%) Use Case
10 6 (3.85%) Analytics
10 6 (3.85%) Validation
10 6 (3.85%) Migration
10 6 (3.85%) ITSM
11 5 (3.21%) Business Analysis
11 5 (3.21%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.31%) SQL
2 6 (3.85%) VBA
3 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.64%) C#
3 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (11.54%) Degree
1 18 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.05%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.56%) HND
5 1 (0.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) SLA
2 3 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) GxP
Systems Management
1 3 (1.92%) OpenView
1 3 (1.92%) OVSD
Vendors
1 34 (21.79%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.97%) Oracle
3 13 (8.33%) SAP
4 6 (3.85%) Mapinfo
4 6 (3.85%) ServiceNow
5 5 (3.21%) Google
6 4 (2.56%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.92%) HP
8 2 (1.28%) Adobe
8 2 (1.28%) hybris
9 1 (0.64%) Infor
9 1 (0.64%) Mercator
9 1 (0.64%) Symantec
9 1 (0.64%) Northgate
9 1 (0.64%) Lotus
9 1 (0.64%) Sage
9 1 (0.64%) Cognos
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: Rates negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 14 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £8 - £13.5 per hour
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £9 to £10 per hour
Posted: 20 hours ago
North London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £9 to £10 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Cyber Team
Rate: From £8 to £10 per hour 6 Month Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £9.89 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aerotek
Rate: Very competitive rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £11 - £13 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Huntingdon
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago