The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EPoS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.30% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £105 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £300 £425
% change year-on-year
-61.66% -29.41%
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 Cardiff region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
109 135 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.83% 31.47% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 104 54
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £20.00 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.19
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +23.93%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff