Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 17 November 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 > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 180 197
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17 -6
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.080% 0.14% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% 0.16% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Scotland median daily rate £350 £175 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% - -
UK median daily rate £248 £170 £225
% change year-on-year +45.59% -24.44% +15.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £11.30 -
UK median hourly rate £14.25 £12.69 £11.31
% change year-on-year +12.32% +12.23% +7.67%

Data Entry is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4202 3676 5115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.09% 83.55% 82.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2386 2144 2670
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £251 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 91 108
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +14.94%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.78 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +18.42%

Data Entry
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Entry in Scotland

Data Entry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Entry in Scotland

Data Entry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Entry in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Entry in Scotland

Data Entry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Entry in Scotland

Data Entry
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Edinburgh -18 3 £350 +250.00% 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £125 -
Data Entry
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Entry.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) MiFID
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco

Data Entry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Assistant
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle