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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 77 70 87
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs citing EPoS 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.11% 0.20% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.66% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £265 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
-61.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 - £17.22

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
291 302 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.26% 30.60% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 143 163
Median daily rate £368 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £267 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £527 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 19
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.39 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £24.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

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 24 February 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
Milton Keynes -1 1 £265 -11.66% 1
EPoS
South East

EPoS
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 1 (11.11%) Presales
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) German Language
1 1 (11.11%) QA

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 (11.11%) MS Office
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) EPoS Field Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) EPoS Installation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Multilingual Support
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Presales
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) SLA