The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 29 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.

Data Entry
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 541 592 556
Rank change year-on-year +51 -36  
Contract jobs citing Data Entry 64 56 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 39
Median daily rate £209 £188 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% -46.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £140 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £474 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £181 £120
% change year-on-year +17.24% +51.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 8
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.10 £14.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.90% -14.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £9.40 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.98 £15.00 £28.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £12.10 £12.30
% change year-on-year -9.09% -1.60%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37580 44576 42623
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.08% 82.82% 79.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24839 29287 26403
Median daily rate £450 £430 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.77% +2.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1111 1229
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +32.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Data Entry
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Data Entry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Entry in the UK

Data Entry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Entry over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Entry in the UK

Data Entry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Entry in the UK

Data Entry
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Entry over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Entry in the UK

Data Entry
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 59 £205 -1.20% 330
London +39 28 £160 -28.25% 4
South East +19 10 £150 -20.00% 94
City of London -2 7 £150 -53.48% 1
North West +33 6 £110 - 41
West Yorkshire +19 5 £250 - 12
Yorkshire +18 5 £250 +53.84% 35
Cheshire - 5 £110 - 13
Scotland +29 4 - - 33
East of England -2 4 £300 +87.50% 42
Hampshire - 4 - - 17
Glasgow - 4 - - 1
Fleet - 4 - -
Berkshire +27 3 £110 - 9
West Midlands +12 3 - - 33
Crewe - 3 - - 1
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Reading +14 2 - - 1
Kent +12 2 £205 +9.33% 16
Essex -6 2 £288 - 8
Bradford - 2 - -
Warrington - 2 £110 - 1
North East - 2 £213 - 11
Manchester +19 1 - - 9
South Wales +14 1 £400 +263.63% 7
Wales +6 1 £400 +263.63% 22
Bracknell +2 1 £110 - 1
Bristol +1 1 - - 1
South West -8 1 - - 42
Shropshire - 1 - - 6

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for Data Entry.

1 63 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 51 (35.42%) Microsoft
3 36 (25.00%) Finance
3 36 (25.00%) MS Office
4 25 (17.36%) Degree
5 24 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 23 (15.97%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (15.97%) MS PowerPoint
7 22 (15.28%) Telecoms
8 21 (14.58%) SQL
9 19 (13.19%) Workflow
10 18 (12.50%) SAP
11 17 (11.81%) Data Analysis
12 16 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (10.42%) Data Management
14 14 (9.72%) Internet
15 13 (9.03%) Oracle
15 13 (9.03%) Validation
16 12 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
17 11 (7.64%) Spreadsheet
18 10 (6.94%) Reference Data
18 10 (6.94%) SQL Server
18 10 (6.94%) HTML
18 10 (6.94%) HND
18 10 (6.94%) NHS
18 10 (6.94%) Project Management
18 10 (6.94%) Cybersecurity
19 9 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
19 9 (6.25%) CSS
20 8 (5.56%) Back Office

Data Entry
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (4.17%) CMS
1 6 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.39%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.69%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.69%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 63 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 36 (25.00%) MS Office
3 23 (15.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (7.64%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (2.78%) MS Project
6 3 (2.08%) Photoshop
7 2 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.69%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.69%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.72%) Internet
2 3 (2.08%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.69%) 2G
3 1 (0.69%) 3G
3 1 (0.69%) 4G
3 1 (0.69%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.08%) SQLite
4 2 (1.39%) DTS
4 2 (1.39%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (1.39%) GIS
4 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.69%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.69%) Big Data
5 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.69%) HBase
5 1 (0.69%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.69%) Ant
General
1 36 (25.00%) Finance
2 22 (15.28%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.56%) Back Office
4 6 (4.17%) Legal
4 6 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.08%) Banking
6 3 (2.08%) French Language
6 3 (2.08%) German Language
6 3 (2.08%) Marketing
6 3 (2.08%) Publishing
7 2 (1.39%) Billing
8 1 (0.69%) Electronics
8 1 (0.69%) Law
8 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (29.17%) Analyst
2 27 (18.75%) Administrator
3 19 (13.19%) Data Analyst
4 12 (8.33%) Data Cleansing Analyst
5 9 (6.25%) Developer
5 9 (6.25%) Project Administrator
6 6 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 6 (4.17%) Data Administrator
7 5 (3.47%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (3.47%) C# Developer
7 5 (3.47%) Data Entry Administrator
7 5 (3.47%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (3.47%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (2.78%) Consultant
8 4 (2.78%) Junior
8 4 (2.78%) SQL Developer
8 4 (2.78%) Tester
9 3 (2.08%) .NET Developer
9 3 (2.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.08%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.94%) HTML
2 9 (6.25%) CSS
3 4 (2.78%) .NET
4 3 (2.08%) SOAP
4 3 (2.08%) WCF
4 3 (2.08%) Web Services
4 3 (2.08%) WF
4 3 (2.08%) WPF
5 2 (1.39%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.69%) Cascading
6 1 (0.69%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.69%) Flash
6 1 (0.69%) Kafka
6 1 (0.69%) RESTful
6 1 (0.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 16 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.94%) NHS
3 10 (6.94%) Reference Data
4 8 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.78%) Smartcard
6 3 (2.08%) CMDB
6 3 (2.08%) Handset
6 3 (2.08%) Pricing Data
7 2 (1.39%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.39%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.39%) User Experience
7 2 (1.39%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.69%) iPad
8 1 (0.69%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (2.08%) Android
2 3 (2.08%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.08%) Windows 10
2 3 (2.08%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.69%) Linux
3 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.97%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (13.19%) Workflow
3 17 (11.81%) Data Analysis
4 15 (10.42%) Data Management
5 13 (9.03%) Validation
6 12 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
7 10 (6.94%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (6.94%) Project Management
8 8 (5.56%) Analytics
8 8 (5.56%) CRM
8 8 (5.56%) Data Protection
8 8 (5.56%) ITIL
8 8 (5.56%) Performance Management
9 6 (4.17%) Migration
9 6 (4.17%) Risk Management
10 5 (3.47%) Content Management
10 5 (3.47%) Data Migration
10 5 (3.47%) Information Management
10 5 (3.47%) Integration Testing
10 5 (3.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.58%) SQL
2 6 (4.17%) C
2 6 (4.17%) C#
2 6 (4.17%) VBA
3 3 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.39%) Java
4 2 (1.39%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.69%) C++
5 1 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (17.36%) Degree
2 10 (6.94%) HND
3 7 (4.86%) NVQ Level 3
3 7 (4.86%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (3.47%) CIPD
6 4 (2.78%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (2.08%) ECDL
8 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (4.17%) PMO
3 4 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.69%) HDFS
2 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Ansible
1 1 (0.69%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 51 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.50%) SAP
3 13 (9.03%) Oracle
4 9 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.08%) FatWire
6 2 (1.39%) Adobe
6 2 (1.39%) Citrix
6 2 (1.39%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.39%) Lotus
6 2 (1.39%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.69%) Apttus
7 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.69%) Civica
7 1 (0.69%) Cognos
7 1 (0.69%) Google
7 1 (0.69%) HP
7 1 (0.69%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.69%) Meraki
7 1 (0.69%) Symantec
7 1 (0.69%) VMware
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