Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 January 2018 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 343 324 371
Rank change year-on-year -19 +47 -35
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 29 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.17% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 5
South East median daily rate £290 £118 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +146.81% -37.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £158 £104 £135
90th Percentile £415 £217 £348
England median daily rate £270 £210 £188
% change year-on-year +28.57% +12.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
South East median hourly rate £12.50 £12.25 £10.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +15.62% +9.28%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.19 £9.37
90th Percentile £16.13 £32.70 £11.71
England median hourly rate £16.20 £14.86 £11.31
% change year-on-year +9.05% +31.40% +13.68%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,582 12,427 14,833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.84% 82.18% 81.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,182 7,446 8,870
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £253
90th Percentile £581 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.72% +2.09% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 502 628
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.06 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Data Entry
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Data Entry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Entry in the South East

Data Entry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Entry in the South East

Data Entry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Entry in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Entry in the South East

Data Entry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Entry in the South East

Data Entry
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Thames Valley -17 20 £381 +224.47% 3
Buckinghamshire -20 14 £438 +159.26% 1
Berkshire -18 6 £325 +176.60% 1
Surrey -27 4 £290 +38.10% 2
Hampshire +2 3 £165 +32.00% 2
Middlesex - 1 £380 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Data Entry
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Entry.

1 15 (51.72%) QA
2 13 (44.83%) JIRA
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) TDD
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
2 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
2 13 (44.83%) BDD
2 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
3 12 (41.38%) Mentoring
4 11 (37.93%) Big Data
4 11 (37.93%) Hadoop
4 11 (37.93%) Retail
5 10 (34.48%) Workflow
6 9 (31.03%) Performance Testing
7 8 (27.59%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (27.59%) ETL
7 8 (27.59%) Functional Testing
8 7 (24.14%) SDLC
8 7 (24.14%) Open Source
8 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
8 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
8 7 (24.14%) Banking
8 7 (24.14%) Retail Banking
9 6 (20.69%) JMeter
9 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
9 6 (20.69%) Gatling
9 6 (20.69%) Taurus

Data Entry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (10.34%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (13.79%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) BlazeMeter
2 3 (10.34%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Big Data
1 11 (37.93%) Hadoop
2 3 (10.34%) Redis
3 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) Informix
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
1 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
1 13 (44.83%) JIRA
2 6 (20.69%) Gatling
2 6 (20.69%) JMeter
3 5 (17.24%) Selenium
4 4 (13.79%) Appium
4 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (10.34%) Bitbucket
5 3 (10.34%) Calabash
5 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
5 3 (10.34%) IntelliJ
5 3 (10.34%) NUnit
5 3 (10.34%) PhantomJS
5 3 (10.34%) SpecFlow
5 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
5 3 (10.34%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (37.93%) Retail
2 8 (27.59%) Finance
3 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 7 (24.14%) Retail Banking
3 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (13.79%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (6.90%) Marketing
6 1 (3.45%) Advertising
6 1 (3.45%) Dutch Language
6 1 (3.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Architect
1 10 (34.48%) Test Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Data Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Test Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Data Entry Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Excel Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Report Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Automation Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Operations Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (10.34%) QA Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Automation Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Senior QA Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Taurus
2 3 (10.34%) JSON
2 3 (10.34%) REST
2 3 (10.34%) RESTful
2 3 (10.34%) SOAP
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) Cascading
3 1 (3.45%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Android
1 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
1 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (44.83%) BDD
1 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (44.83%) TDD
1 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
2 12 (41.38%) Mentoring
3 10 (34.48%) Workflow
4 9 (31.03%) Performance Testing
5 8 (27.59%) ETL
5 8 (27.59%) Functional Testing
6 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
6 7 (24.14%) Open Source
6 7 (24.14%) SDLC
7 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
9 4 (13.79%) Actionable Insight
9 4 (13.79%) Scrum
9 4 (13.79%) Security Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.24%) Ruby
3 3 (10.34%) Apple Swift
3 3 (10.34%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) HP
1 3 (10.34%) Spiceworks
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) MapR
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle