The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 102 114 128
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Contract jobs citing EPoS 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.39% 0.10% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 0.36% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £294 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £300 £425
% change year-on-year
-61.66% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 - £17.22

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
525 555 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 29.23% 28.79% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 355 330
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £573 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 21 37
Median hourly rate £17.00 £45.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.47 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.43 £56.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +25.22%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

EPoS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

EPoS Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Southampton - 4 £294 -
Eastleigh - 1 £588 -
Portsmouth - 1 £138 -
EPoS
South East

EPoS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) RedPrairie
3 1 (8.33%) Health Informatics
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) ATM
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (8.33%) Informatics
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) ATM
General
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) EPoS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
3 1 (8.33%) ATM Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Break Fix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Architect
3 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Printer Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Health Informatics
2 1 (8.33%) Informatics
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Release Management
2 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) RedPrairie