The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing EPoS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £165 £125 £400
% change year-on-year
+32.00% -68.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -11.11%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
136 115 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 27.76% 25.05% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 78 53
Median daily rate £368 £411 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% +9.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 18
Median hourly rate £41.75 £44.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.64% +77.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £35.80 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

EPoS
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland