The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 28 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EPoS 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.49% - 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% - 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£100 - £140
UK excluding London average daily rate £143 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-64.37% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -40.00%
EPoS
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
57 82 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 27.80% 36.28% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 47 37
Average daily rate £350 £350 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £441 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 4
Average hourly rate £41.24 £15.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.06% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.29 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.94 £43.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EPoS across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 1 £100 -
EPoS
South West

EPoS
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing EPoS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EPoS.

1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (50.00%) MCDST
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing EPoS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EPoS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Installations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS Installation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCDST
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft