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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Entry
Rank 522 503 524
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 84 76 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 19
Average daily rate
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£255 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £107 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £425 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £285 £225
% change year-on-year
-7.01% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 23
Average hourly rate £10.25 £9.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £9.25 £8.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £13.50 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.89 £9.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -

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
41951 38607 41075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.17% 73.26% 70.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26010 23715 23830
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1162 1053 1463
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 0 81 £265 -7.42% 14
East of England -3 25 £325 +52.94% 1
West Midlands +3 17 £88 - 2
London +4 16 £188 -31.81% 6
South East -19 15 £190 -42.42% 2
Bedfordshire - 10 £395 -
Cambridgeshire -1 7 £450 +111.76%
Hertfordshire - 7 £283 - 1
Berkshire +8 5 £333 -2.91%
City of London +13 4 £175 -58.82% 2
Yorkshire +5 4 - -
West Yorkshire +5 3 - -
Leeds +1 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £90 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire +20 2 £306 - 1
Nottingham +18 2 £306 - 1
Reading +9 2 - -
East Midlands +1 2 £306 - 1
Cambridge -10 2 £450 -
Watford - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £58 - 2
North West -11 1 - -
Hampshire -19 1 £190 -49.33%
Essex - 1 £110 -
Staffordshire - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
North East - - - -
South Wales - - - -

Data Entry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 45 (28.30%) MS Excel
2 44 (27.67%) MS Office
3 36 (22.64%) Microsoft
4 26 (16.35%) SQL
5 20 (12.58%) Finance
5 20 (12.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (12.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (12.58%) Degree
6 19 (11.95%) Telecoms
6 19 (11.95%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (11.32%) Security Cleared
8 17 (10.69%) Data Analysis
9 16 (10.06%) Requirements Analysis
9 16 (10.06%) MS Visio
9 16 (10.06%) Oracle
9 16 (10.06%) Management Information System
10 15 (9.43%) Windows
11 14 (8.81%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (8.18%) SAP
13 11 (6.92%) Service Delivery
13 11 (6.92%) Validation
13 11 (6.92%) SC Cleared
13 11 (6.92%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (6.29%) Time Management
14 10 (6.29%) Change Management
14 10 (6.29%) ITIL
15 9 (5.66%) Mathematics
16 8 (5.03%) SLA
16 8 (5.03%) Project Management
16 8 (5.03%) Workflow

Data Entry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (4.40%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 45 (28.30%) MS Excel
2 44 (27.67%) MS Office
3 20 (12.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (10.06%) MS Visio
5 7 (4.40%) AutoCAD
5 7 (4.40%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.26%) MS Project
7 1 (0.63%) Stata
7 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.63%) InDesign
7 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.63%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.26%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.63%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.63%) assyst
3 1 (0.63%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.77%) Internet
2 3 (1.89%) VPN
3 2 (1.26%) 3G
3 2 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.26%) 2G
4 1 (0.63%) SMS
4 1 (0.63%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.63%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.52%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.26%) MS Access
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.63%) QlikView
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
General
1 20 (12.58%) Finance
2 19 (11.95%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.77%) Retail
3 6 (3.77%) Legal
4 5 (3.14%) Publishing
4 5 (3.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.89%) Banking
6 3 (1.89%) Marketing
7 2 (1.26%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.26%) German Language
7 2 (1.26%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Military
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
8 1 (0.63%) Automotive
8 1 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.63%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 60 (37.74%) Analyst
2 24 (15.09%) Administrator
3 19 (11.95%) Data Analyst
4 16 (10.06%) Business Analyst
5 12 (7.55%) Coordinator
6 11 (6.92%) Service Analyst
7 8 (5.03%) Consultant
8 6 (3.77%) Support Assistant
9 5 (3.14%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (3.14%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.14%) Data Administrator
10 4 (2.52%) Data Entry Administrator
10 4 (2.52%) Data Consultant
10 4 (2.52%) Service Management Analyst
10 4 (2.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (2.52%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (2.52%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (2.52%) Systems Support
10 4 (2.52%) Project Administrator
10 4 (2.52%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.63%) EDI
1 1 (0.63%) .NET
1 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.63%) Web Services
1 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 1 (0.63%) WCF
1 1 (0.63%) WPF
1 1 (0.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.06%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.66%) Mathematics
3 7 (4.40%) Statistics
4 6 (3.77%) GIS
5 5 (3.14%) Freedom of Information
6 4 (2.52%) Informatics
7 3 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.89%) Social Media
8 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.26%) Pharmacovigilance
8 2 (1.26%) Derivative
8 2 (1.26%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.63%) NHS
9 1 (0.63%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.63%) Economics
9 1 (0.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.63%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.63%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.63%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.43%) Windows
2 5 (3.14%) Windows XP
3 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.89%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (12.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (11.95%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (10.69%) Data Analysis
4 16 (10.06%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (6.92%) Service Delivery
5 11 (6.92%) Validation
5 11 (6.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (6.29%) Time Management
6 10 (6.29%) Change Management
6 10 (6.29%) ITIL
7 8 (5.03%) Project Management
7 8 (5.03%) Workflow
8 7 (4.40%) Service Management
9 6 (3.77%) Data Validation
9 6 (3.77%) Performance Management
9 6 (3.77%) Use Case
9 6 (3.77%) Analytics
9 6 (3.77%) Data Management
9 6 (3.77%) ITSM
9 6 (3.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.35%) SQL
2 7 (4.40%) VBA
3 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.63%) C#
3 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (12.58%) Degree
2 18 (11.32%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.92%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.77%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.77%) HND
4 6 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.63%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.63%) HNC
5 1 (0.63%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.03%) SLA
2 5 (3.14%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) GCP
3 1 (0.63%) GxP
3 1 (0.63%) CDISC
3 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) OpenView
1 3 (1.89%) OVSD
Vendors
1 36 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.06%) Oracle
3 13 (8.18%) SAP
4 6 (3.77%) ServiceNow
4 6 (3.77%) Mapinfo
5 5 (3.14%) Business Objects
5 5 (3.14%) Google
6 3 (1.89%) HP
7 2 (1.26%) hybris
7 2 (1.26%) Adobe
8 1 (0.63%) Cognos
8 1 (0.63%) Symantec
8 1 (0.63%) Remedy
8 1 (0.63%) McAfee
8 1 (0.63%) Mercator
8 1 (0.63%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.63%) Sage
8 1 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.63%) Northgate
8 1 (0.63%) Infor
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