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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 28 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EPoS 8 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.90% - 1.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.00% - 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 4
Median daily rate £113 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 - £458
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 - £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £110 £185 £400
% change year-on-year
-40.54% -53.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £14.75 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-6.77% +34.09%

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
80 103 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.99% 34.22% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 62 69
Median daily rate £408 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.44% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £275 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 6
Median hourly rate £11.32 £38.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.78% +121.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.60 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £47.27 £18.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

EPoS Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 January 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
Luton - 6 £108 -
EPoS
East of England

EPoS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 2 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Finance

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:

General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) EPoS Installation Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Installations Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA