The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank - 9 17
Contract jobs citing EPoS 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 2.56% 2.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 5.26% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £110 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £105 £285 £190
% change year-on-year
-63.15% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +45.45%
EPoS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Miscellaneous Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 26.15% 48.72% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 10
Median daily rate £295 £270 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £99 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £363 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +325.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing EPoS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EPoS across the Aberdeen region.

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EPoS across the Aberdeen region.

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

EPoS
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EPoS 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 1 (100.00%) ATM

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 (100.00%) ATM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Field Service Engineer