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 2 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank - 102 115
Contract jobs citing EPoS 0 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.91% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.90% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £310 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £255 £400
% change year-on-year
+54.90% -36.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Median hourly rate - £11.17 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £11.17 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -17.25%
EPoS
South East

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
600 655 594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.50% 31.32% 28.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 379 360
Median daily rate £380 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £234 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 39 30
Median hourly rate £41.50 £15.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.74% -52.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £11.17 £21.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Demand Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP