Period
to 20 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 20 August 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 695 760 718
Rank change year-on-year +65 -42 -39
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 121 119 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 45 67
England median daily rate £240 £195 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -48.00% +50.00%
10th Percentile £105 £109 £111
90th Percentile £438 £482 £538
UK median daily rate £245 £170 £363
% change year-on-year +44.12% -53.10% +46.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 34
England median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -1.12%
10th Percentile £9.45 £7.74 £8.50
90th Percentile £23.24 £16.89 £20.81
UK median hourly rate £12.50 £12.05 £11.00
% change year-on-year +3.73% +9.55% -1.12%

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74577 83966 83148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.59% 83.67% 80.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 49268 56088 54064
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £285 £269 £263
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1804 1976 2384
England median hourly rate £24.58 £24.21 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.54% +10.03% +8.88%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.00 £47.71
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +7.32%

Data Entry
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Data Entry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Entry in England

Data Entry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Entry in England

Data Entry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Entry in England over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Entry in England

Data Entry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Entry in England

Data Entry
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Entry in England over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Entry in England

Data Entry
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Entry within the England region over the 6 months to 20 August 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 48 £250 +8.11% 5
South East +2 28 £183 +156.14% 2
North of England +70 20 £190 +52.00% 2
East of England +1 14 £170 +30.77%
North West +44 11 £75 -
Midlands +40 7 £340 -
North East - 6 £180 - 1
West Midlands +45 5 £340 -
South West -6 4 £175 +2.94% 2
Yorkshire +28 3 £210 +68.00% 1
East Midlands - 2 - -
Data Entry
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 England region with a requirement for Data Entry.

1 34 (28.10%) SQL
2 29 (23.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (23.14%) Finance
4 26 (21.49%) Microsoft
5 20 (16.53%) Microsoft Office
6 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (13.22%) SAP
8 15 (12.40%) Project Management
8 15 (12.40%) Management Information System
9 14 (11.57%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (9.92%) Workflow
11 11 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (9.09%) Data Analysis
11 11 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
12 10 (8.26%) Statistical Analysis
12 10 (8.26%) JavaScript
12 10 (8.26%) Analytics
13 9 (7.44%) Mentoring
13 9 (7.44%) Oracle
13 9 (7.44%) NHS
13 9 (7.44%) Telecoms
13 9 (7.44%) JIRA
13 9 (7.44%) Degree
13 9 (7.44%) Git (software)
13 9 (7.44%) Hadoop
14 8 (6.61%) BDD
14 8 (6.61%) Test Automation
14 8 (6.61%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (6.61%) QA
14 8 (6.61%) Migration

Data Entry
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.48%) CMS
2 1 (0.83%) Apache
2 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.83%) Confluence
2 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.83%) nginx
Applications
1 29 (23.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (16.53%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (4.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) iTrent
2 2 (1.65%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.83%) Maximo
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.83%) Salerio
3 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.83%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) SaaS
2 2 (1.65%) Office 365
2 2 (1.65%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.83%) BIME
3 1 (0.83%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) Internet
2 3 (2.48%) WebEx
3 1 (0.83%) Intranet
3 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.44%) Hadoop
2 8 (6.61%) Big Data
2 8 (6.61%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.13%) GIS
4 5 (4.13%) MS Access
5 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.48%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.65%) DTS
7 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.65%) MySQL
7 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.65%) Power BI
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Git (software)
1 9 (7.44%) JIRA
2 8 (6.61%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.48%) Gatling
3 3 (2.48%) JMeter
4 2 (1.65%) GitLab
4 2 (1.65%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (1.65%) Mocha
4 2 (1.65%) PhantomJS
4 2 (1.65%) Protractor
4 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (23.14%) Finance
2 9 (7.44%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.96%) Banking
4 5 (4.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.48%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.48%) Retail
6 2 (1.65%) Automotive
6 2 (1.65%) Back Office
6 2 (1.65%) Finnish Language
6 2 (1.65%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.65%) Military
6 2 (1.65%) Polish Language
6 2 (1.65%) Publishing
6 2 (1.65%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Billing
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Games
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (33.06%) Analyst
2 18 (14.88%) Administrator
3 17 (14.05%) Data Analyst
4 10 (8.26%) Developer
5 8 (6.61%) Architect
6 7 (5.79%) Coordinator
6 7 (5.79%) Data Administrator
7 6 (4.96%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.96%) Test Architect
8 5 (4.13%) Junior
8 5 (4.13%) Project Administrator
9 4 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Specialist
9 4 (3.31%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (3.31%) SAP Administrator
9 4 (3.31%) SAP Analyst
10 3 (2.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (2.48%) Customer Analyst
10 3 (2.48%) HTML CSS Developer
10 3 (2.48%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (2.48%) SAP Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.61%) HTML
2 6 (4.96%) CSS
3 4 (3.31%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.48%) Web Services
5 2 (1.65%) .NET
5 2 (1.65%) Chai
5 2 (1.65%) HTML5
5 2 (1.65%) jQuery
5 2 (1.65%) Node.js
5 2 (1.65%) REST
5 2 (1.65%) RESTful
5 2 (1.65%) SOAP
6 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.83%) Cascading
6 1 (0.83%) COM
6 1 (0.83%) Django
6 1 (0.83%) Flash
6 1 (0.83%) Flask
6 1 (0.83%) Kafka
6 1 (0.83%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.40%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.44%) NHS
4 6 (4.96%) User Experience
5 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.65%) CMDB
6 2 (1.65%) Robotics
6 2 (1.65%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.83%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.83%) Derivative
7 1 (0.83%) Equities
7 1 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.83%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.83%) Photography
7 1 (0.83%) RIA
7 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.79%) Windows
2 2 (1.65%) Linux
2 2 (1.65%) Unix
3 1 (0.83%) VMS
3 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (12.40%) Project Management
2 14 (11.57%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (9.92%) Workflow
4 11 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 10 (8.26%) Analytics
5 10 (8.26%) Statistical Analysis
6 9 (7.44%) Mentoring
7 8 (6.61%) BDD
7 8 (6.61%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (6.61%) ERP
7 8 (6.61%) ETL
7 8 (6.61%) Migration
7 8 (6.61%) TDD
7 8 (6.61%) Test Automation
8 7 (5.79%) Data Migration
8 7 (5.79%) Performance Testing
9 6 (4.96%) Performance Management
9 6 (4.96%) Risk Management
9 6 (4.96%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 34 (28.10%) SQL
2 10 (8.26%) JavaScript
3 8 (6.61%) VBA
4 5 (4.13%) Java
5 4 (3.31%) C#
5 4 (3.31%) PHP
5 4 (3.31%) VB
6 3 (2.48%) Ruby
6 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.65%) C
7 2 (1.65%) Python
7 2 (1.65%) R
7 2 (1.65%) VBScript
8 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.83%) HiveQL
8 1 (0.83%) Perl
8 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (7.44%) Degree
2 3 (2.48%) HND
3 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.83%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) QA
2 7 (5.79%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.48%) PMO
4 2 (1.65%) GMP
5 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.83%) XenApp
1 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) logstash
1 1 (0.83%) Nagios
1 1 (0.83%) Oozie
Vendors
1 26 (21.49%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.22%) SAP
3 9 (7.44%) Oracle
4 6 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.31%) Google
5 4 (3.31%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.48%) Cognos
6 3 (2.48%) IBM
6 3 (2.48%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.65%) Capita
7 2 (1.65%) FatWire
7 2 (1.65%) Northgate
7 2 (1.65%) Tableau
8 1 (0.83%) Citrix
8 1 (0.83%) Lotus
8 1 (0.83%) MapR
8 1 (0.83%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.83%) Siebel