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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 134 121 133
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs citing EPoS 10 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 0.67% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£443 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £14.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -30.86%
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
918 742 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.91% 31.37% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 363 351
Average daily rate £330 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 92 98
Average hourly rate £24.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.51% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EPoS across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

EPoS Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Bedfordshire -12 8 £446 +2.00%
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 6
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 28 (71.79%) Retail
2 16 (41.03%) Oracle
3 14 (35.90%) Mobile App
4 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 11 (28.21%) MS Office
6 10 (25.64%) Android
6 10 (25.64%) Apple iOS
7 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
8 6 (15.38%) JIRA
8 6 (15.38%) Integration Testing
9 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (12.82%) Android Development
9 5 (12.82%) iOS Development
10 4 (10.26%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (10.26%) Adobe CQ
10 4 (10.26%) Analytics
10 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
10 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (10.26%) CMS
10 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (7.69%) Project Management
11 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (7.69%) Finance
11 3 (7.69%) Legal
11 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
12 2 (5.13%) Test Management
12 2 (5.13%) Smartphone
12 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
12 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
12 2 (5.13%) Management Information System

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) CMS
1 4 (10.26%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (5.13%) Confluence
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Project
3 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 28 (71.79%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Business Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Integration Manager
4 9 (23.08%) Project Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Systems Integration Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Systems Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Field Service Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Field Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Project Leader
7 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.56%) Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Android
1 10 (25.64%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
3 6 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (12.82%) Android Development
4 5 (12.82%) iOS Development
5 4 (10.26%) Analytics
5 4 (10.26%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.69%) Project Management
6 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL
7 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.13%) Test Management
7 2 (5.13%) Service Management
7 2 (5.13%) CRM
8 1 (2.56%) Logistics
8 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
1 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Lotus
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Echo
Rate: £120 per day
Posted: 4 days ago