The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 62 84 69
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Contract jobs citing EPoS 8 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.95% 0.081% 1.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.13% 0.27% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 8
Median daily rate £105 - £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £105 £285 £190
% change year-on-year
-63.15% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +45.45%
EPoS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
256 374 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.55% 30.31% 31.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 175 197
Median daily rate £425 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £564 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 39
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.25% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £20.00 £33.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Milton Keynes +23 7 £105 - 2
High Wycombe - 3 £105 -
EPoS
South East

EPoS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Data Management
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) German Language
2 1 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
2 1 (8.33%) User Stories

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) EPoS Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) EPoS Installation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Master Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Multilingual Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (8.33%) Data Management
1 1 (8.33%) ERP
1 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
1 1 (8.33%) Scrum
1 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle