The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Data Entry skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Entry over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Entry
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 161 191
Rank change year-on-year +1 +30  
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 6 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.089% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.10% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 9
Median daily rate £245 £113 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +117.77% -75.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £113 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £337 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £206 £100 £114
% change year-on-year +106.25% -12.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.63 £12.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year +5.20% +9.09%  

Data Entry is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2907 2906 4704
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.09% 85.87% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2235 2375 3702
Median daily rate £500 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £31.50 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Data Entry
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Data Entry as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Entry in the City of London

Data Entry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Entry in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Entry in the City of London

Data Entry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Entry in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Entry in the City of London

Data Entry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Entry in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Entry in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Data Entry.

1 9 (69.23%) Management Information System
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Data Management
2 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Data Cleansing
2 5 (38.46%) Reference Data
3 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (30.77%) Information Governance
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) GIS
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) NHS
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (7.69%) Internet

Data Entry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) Power BI
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Data Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Data Cleansing Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Data Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) NHS BI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Management Information System
2 5 (38.46%) Reference Data
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) NHS
4 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
4 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
1 5 (38.46%) Data Cleansing
1 5 (38.46%) Data Management
2 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (30.77%) Information Governance
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 4 (30.77%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Meraki
1 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
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