The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Entry
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 60 80 66
Rank change year-on-year +20 -14  
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.45% 0.099% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.13% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £173
UK excluding London median daily rate £228 £181 £135
% change year-on-year +25.51% +34.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.24 £12.10 £11.00
% change year-on-year +100.30% +10.00%  

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 537 780 710
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 80.27% 77.30% 72.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 421 398
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 12
Median hourly rate £17.59 £50.33 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.04% +86.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.05 £18.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.33 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Data Entry
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Data Entry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Entry in Reading

Data Entry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Entry in Reading

Data Entry
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Entry.

1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
1 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 6 (75.00%) HND
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Pattern Recognition

Data Entry
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
1 7 (87.50%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Project Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Data Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Data Entry Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Pattern Recognition
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) HND
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) SAP