The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 113 117 127
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing EPoS 13 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.51% 0.54% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.80% 1.84% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 7
Median daily rate £410 £465 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.82% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £83 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £520 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £256 £190
% change year-on-year
+36.58% +34.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £11.17 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-1.52% -24.27%
EPoS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
724 815 843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.62% 29.45% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 453 445
Median daily rate £400 £368 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.78% +2.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 73 59
Median hourly rate £19.00 £32.30 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +40.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £42.50 £39.50
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 the East of England

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Hertfordshire +13 9 £410 -3.52% 2
Bedfordshire 0 3 £411 -12.50%
Cambridgeshire +10 1 - - 1
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (42.86%) Retail
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Billing
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 2 (14.29%) ATM
7 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 2 (14.29%) SWIFT
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) EPoS Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Billing Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) EPoS Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Billing Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Billing Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 2 (14.29%) SWIFT
2 1 (7.14%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) UML
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
2 1 (7.14%) Lotus
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
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