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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Entry
Rank 526 513 518
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 92 73 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 19
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£180 £165 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £67 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £155 £110 £225
% change year-on-year
+40.58% -51.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 18
Average hourly rate £9.70 £10.50 £10.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.66% -1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.85 £9.25 £8.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £11.20 £15.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.89 £10.50 £11.25
% change year-on-year
-5.80% -6.66%

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
42898 38918 40274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.68% 74.04% 72.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 27476 24169 23477
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1194 1150 1496
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.60 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.01% -11.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -8 87 £175 +6.06% 16
West Midlands +5 21 £100 -62.26%
London -9 21 £185 -12.94% 9
South East -29 18 £190 -42.42% 1
East of England -9 9 £270 - 1
North West - 5 - - 1
City of London +21 4 £168 -52.14%
Berkshire +7 4 £400 +21.21%
Hertfordshire - 4 £270 -
East Midlands -4 3 £306 +456.81%
Hampshire -13 3 £190 -18.27%
Nottingham +8 2 £306 +114.91%
Nottinghamshire +5 2 £306 +114.91%
Buckinghamshire -5 2 - -
Milton Keynes -6 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £375 - 1
Watford - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £110 -
West Sussex - - - -
Peterborough - - - - 1
Solihull - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Chester - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
South Wales - - - -

Data Entry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 54 (32.34%) MS Excel
2 51 (30.54%) Microsoft
3 39 (23.35%) MS Office
4 23 (13.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (13.17%) Windows
6 20 (11.98%) SQL
6 20 (11.98%) Finance
7 19 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (9.58%) Management Information System
8 16 (9.58%) VBA
9 15 (8.98%) Security Cleared
9 15 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (8.98%) Data Structures
10 14 (8.38%) Time Management
10 14 (8.38%) SAP
10 14 (8.38%) ITIL
10 14 (8.38%) Service Delivery
11 13 (7.78%) Validation
11 13 (7.78%) MS Visio
11 13 (7.78%) Degree
12 12 (7.19%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (7.19%) Telecoms
12 12 (7.19%) Service Management
13 11 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (6.59%) Statistics
13 11 (6.59%) Data Analysis
13 11 (6.59%) Mathematics
13 11 (6.59%) QA
14 10 (5.99%) Logistics
14 10 (5.99%) Requirements Analysis

Data Entry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 4 (2.40%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.40%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 54 (32.34%) MS Excel
2 39 (23.35%) MS Office
3 23 (13.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (7.78%) MS Visio
5 7 (4.19%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.20%) MS Project
7 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.60%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.60%) Stata
7 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) SAP ERP
1 4 (2.40%) SAP LE
2 3 (1.80%) assyst
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.60%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.60%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.60%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.60%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.59%) Internet
2 3 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.80%) VPN
3 2 (1.20%) 2G
3 2 (1.20%) 3G
4 1 (0.60%) SMS
4 1 (0.60%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.60%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.19%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (2.99%) MS Access
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.20%) OLAP
4 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.60%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (11.98%) Finance
2 12 (7.19%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.39%) Retail
4 8 (4.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.99%) Legal
6 4 (2.40%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.80%) Banking
8 2 (1.20%) French Language
8 2 (1.20%) Publishing
8 2 (1.20%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.20%) Marketing
8 2 (1.20%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.60%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.60%) Military
9 1 (0.60%) Back Office
9 1 (0.60%) Automotive
9 1 (0.60%) Law
9 1 (0.60%) German Language
9 1 (0.60%) Hindi Language
9 1 (0.60%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 59 (35.33%) Analyst
2 25 (14.97%) Administrator
3 22 (13.17%) Data Analyst
4 16 (9.58%) Service Analyst
5 11 (6.59%) Coordinator
6 10 (5.99%) Consultant
7 9 (5.39%) Business Analyst
8 7 (4.19%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (4.19%) Service Management Analyst
9 6 (3.59%) Report Analyst
9 6 (3.59%) Support Assistant
10 5 (2.99%) Project Administrator
10 5 (2.99%) Configuration Analyst
10 5 (2.99%) IT Administrator
10 5 (2.99%) Data Administrator
10 5 (2.99%) Performance Analyst
10 5 (2.99%) Data Entry Clerk
10 5 (2.99%) Data Entry Administrator
11 4 (2.40%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (2.40%) SAP WM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.20%) .NET
1 2 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.58%) Management Information System
2 15 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.98%) Data Structures
3 11 (6.59%) Mathematics
3 11 (6.59%) Statistics
4 6 (3.59%) Informatics
5 5 (2.99%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (2.99%) User Experience
6 4 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.40%) Pharmacovigilance
7 3 (1.80%) CMDB
8 2 (1.20%) Derivative
8 2 (1.20%) NHS
8 2 (1.20%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.20%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.20%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.20%) Social Media
9 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.60%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.60%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.17%) Windows
2 8 (4.79%) Windows XP
3 5 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (8.38%) ITIL
2 14 (8.38%) Service Delivery
2 14 (8.38%) Time Management
3 13 (7.78%) Validation
4 12 (7.19%) Service Management
5 11 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (6.59%) Data Analysis
6 10 (5.99%) Logistics
6 10 (5.99%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (5.99%) Change Management
7 9 (5.39%) ITSM
7 9 (5.39%) Data Management
7 9 (5.39%) Analytics
8 8 (4.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (4.79%) Project Management
9 7 (4.19%) Data Modelling
9 7 (4.19%) Data Validation
10 6 (3.59%) Performance Management
11 5 (2.99%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.98%) SQL
2 16 (9.58%) VBA
3 3 (1.80%) ABAP
4 1 (0.60%) C
4 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.98%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.78%) Degree
3 9 (5.39%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.59%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.99%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.99%) HND
6 3 (1.80%) HNC
7 2 (1.20%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.59%) QA
2 6 (3.59%) SLA
3 3 (1.80%) GxP
4 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.60%) GCP
5 1 (0.60%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (1.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.80%) OpenView
1 3 (1.80%) OVSD
2 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (30.54%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.38%) SAP
3 10 (5.99%) Oracle
4 9 (5.39%) ServiceNow
5 5 (2.99%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.80%) HP
6 3 (1.80%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.80%) Remedy
6 3 (1.80%) McAfee
7 2 (1.20%) Cognos
8 1 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.60%) Adobe
8 1 (0.60%) Northgate
8 1 (0.60%) hybris
8 1 (0.60%) Mapinfo
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