The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 36 39 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing EPoS 4 1 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.15% 0.27% 4.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.81% 1.09% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 16
Median daily rate £443 £230 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.39% -52.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £230 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £230 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £143 £400
% change year-on-year
-19.29% -64.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
EPoS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
105 92 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.26% 24.53% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 47 83
Median daily rate £425 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £185 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -45.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Dunstable - 1 £415 -
EPoS
East of England

EPoS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) EPoS Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) EPoS Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) ERP Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Master Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft