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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Entry
Rank 570 527 518
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 63 83 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 33
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£205 £243 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.46% -5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £90 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £441 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £255 £269
% change year-on-year
-21.56% -5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 14
Average hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.98 £8.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £18.80 £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £9.70 £9.50
% change year-on-year
+3.14% +2.05%

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
45685 42476 39076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.18% 76.04% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29782 26353 24011
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1243 1161 1109
Average hourly rate £31.44 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.76% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -24 62 £205 -16.32% 21
London +25 34 £251 +33.60% 10
City of London +15 11 £388 +121.57% 2
Yorkshire -25 7 £258 - 1
West Yorkshire -24 6 £315 - 1
Leeds -25 6 £315 - 1
Hertfordshire +1 5 - - 1
East of England -13 5 - - 1
South East -36 5 £271 +42.63% 3
Watford +3 4 - - 1
South West -3 4 £130 -43.46%
Uxbridge +8 3 - -
Hampshire -1 3 - -
Wiltshire - 3 £130 -
North West -32 2 £75 - 3
Harrow - 2 £205 -
Hook - 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £130 -
Middlesex +5 1 £142 +1.42%
Birmingham +3 1 - - 1
West Midlands -5 1 - - 1
Berkshire -5 1 £400 - 1
East Midlands -10 1 - - 2
North East - 1 £200 -
Sunderland - 1 £200 -
Bristol - 1 £225 -
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £200 -
Liverpool - 1 - -

Data Entry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 38 (29.23%) Microsoft
3 34 (26.15%) Finance
4 17 (13.08%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (13.08%) MS Office
5 16 (12.31%) SQL
5 16 (12.31%) QA
5 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (9.23%) Cognos
7 12 (9.23%) Cognos TM1
7 12 (9.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 11 (8.46%) Security Cleared
8 11 (8.46%) Time Management
8 11 (8.46%) IBM
8 11 (8.46%) Management Information System
8 11 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (8.46%) Banking
9 10 (7.69%) Telecoms
10 9 (6.92%) Risk Management
10 9 (6.92%) CMS
11 8 (6.15%) Validation
11 8 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (6.15%) SAP
11 8 (6.15%) Degree
11 8 (6.15%) Spreadsheet
12 7 (5.38%) VBA
12 7 (5.38%) SQL Server
12 7 (5.38%) Windows

Data Entry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 9 (6.92%) CMS
2 5 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.08%) SAS
4 3 (2.31%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.54%) Lync
6 1 (0.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 45 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.08%) MS Office
3 13 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (6.15%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (9.23%) Cognos TM1
1 12 (9.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.77%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.77%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.77%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.77%) Maximo
2 1 (0.77%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) Internet
2 2 (1.54%) VPN
3 1 (0.77%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.08%) MS Access
3 4 (3.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 3 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.54%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.54%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.54%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.77%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.77%) JIRA
General
1 34 (26.15%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Banking
3 10 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.31%) Retail
4 3 (2.31%) Marketing
5 2 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.77%) Advertising
6 1 (0.77%) Front Office
6 1 (0.77%) Legal
6 1 (0.77%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.77%) Cantonese Language
6 1 (0.77%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.77%) French Language
Job Titles
1 43 (33.08%) Administrator
2 27 (20.77%) Developer
3 22 (16.92%) Analyst
4 12 (9.23%) TM1 Developer
5 10 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 9 (6.92%) Project Administrator
7 7 (5.38%) IT Administrator
7 7 (5.38%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.62%) Coordinator
9 5 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
9 5 (3.85%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.85%) Configuration Administrator
10 4 (3.08%) SAS Developer
10 4 (3.08%) Graduate
11 3 (2.31%) Junior
11 3 (2.31%) Security Administrator
11 3 (2.31%) Data Administrator
11 3 (2.31%) Web Content Editor
11 3 (2.31%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.62%) .NET
1 6 (4.62%) ASP.NET
1 6 (4.62%) .NET Framework
1 6 (4.62%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 6 (4.62%) Entity Framework
2 5 (3.85%) WPF
3 3 (2.31%) HTML
4 2 (1.54%) jQuery
4 2 (1.54%) CSS
5 1 (0.77%) RSS
5 1 (0.77%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.46%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.38%) NHS
4 4 (3.08%) Statistics
4 4 (3.08%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.08%) CMDB
5 3 (2.31%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.54%) Handset
6 2 (1.54%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.54%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (1.54%) CCTV
6 2 (1.54%) Derivative
6 2 (1.54%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.54%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.77%) Social Media
7 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.77%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.38%) Windows
2 2 (1.54%) Linux
3 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.08%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (8.46%) Time Management
3 9 (6.92%) Risk Management
4 8 (6.15%) Validation
4 8 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (5.38%) Change Management
6 6 (4.62%) Data Management
6 6 (4.62%) Workflow
6 6 (4.62%) ITIL
7 5 (3.85%) CRM
7 5 (3.85%) Migration
7 5 (3.85%) ETL
7 5 (3.85%) Content Management
7 5 (3.85%) Workflow Management
7 5 (3.85%) Unit Testing
7 5 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.08%) Financial Analysis
8 4 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.31%) SQL
2 7 (5.38%) VBA
3 6 (4.62%) C#
4 3 (2.31%) C
5 2 (1.54%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.54%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.77%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.77%) VB
6 1 (0.77%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (8.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.15%) Degree
3 6 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.54%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.77%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.77%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.77%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.31%) QA
2 3 (2.31%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.54%) SLA
4 1 (0.77%) GAAP
4 1 (0.77%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 38 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.23%) Cognos
3 11 (8.46%) IBM
4 8 (6.15%) SAP
5 6 (4.62%) Oracle
6 3 (2.31%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.31%) HP
6 3 (2.31%) Remedy
6 3 (2.31%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.54%) FatWire
7 2 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.77%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.77%) Sage
8 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.77%) ESRI
8 1 (0.77%) BancTec
8 1 (0.77%) BMC
8 1 (0.77%) CA
8 1 (0.77%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.77%) Informatica
Leicester, Leicestershire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £14,750 to £14,750 per annum pro rata
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £8.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £14,750 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £9.00 - £9.50 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London / West End
ICNARC
Rate: £29,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Rate: £7.50 - £10 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago