The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 50 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing EPoS 12 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.90% 0.15% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.63% 0.58% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Median daily rate £110 £550 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +26.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £550 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £105 £285 £190
% change year-on-year
-63.15% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +45.45%
EPoS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
213 171 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.76% 26.35% 31.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 80 145
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £213 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £548 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 11
Median hourly rate £14.35 £21.00 £13.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.66% +51.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £11.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.36 £35.20 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

EPoS Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £425 -
Watford 0 2 £100 -81.81%
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £108 -
Stevenage - 2 £108 -
EPoS
East of England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 7 (36.84%) Retail
2 6 (31.58%) UML
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Billing
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Google
7 1 (5.26%) JIRA
7 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
7 1 (5.26%) Kanban
7 1 (5.26%) Product Management
7 1 (5.26%) Data Management
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Confluence
7 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
7 1 (5.26%) Master Data Management
7 1 (5.26%) User Stories
7 1 (5.26%) User Experience
7 1 (5.26%) Google Drive
7 1 (5.26%) Pricing Data
7 1 (5.26%) Presales

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 7 (36.84%) Retail
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Billing
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Business Systems Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) EPoS Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) EPoS Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Installations Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Retail Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
6 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) EPoS Installation Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Billing Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) EPoS Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) ERP Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Master Data Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Pricing Data
3 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) UML
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Kanban
5 1 (5.26%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Presales
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Product Management
5 1 (5.26%) User Stories
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
1 1 (5.26%) Google
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle