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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing EPoS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.51% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £256 £190
% change year-on-year
+36.58% +34.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £11.17 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-1.52% -24.27%
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
75 48 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 27.99% 24.49% 35.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 21 54
Median daily rate £438 £390 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.17% -6.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £542 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -14.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing EPoS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Dorset region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 1 (50.00%) Retail

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst