The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 373 387 375
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs citing EPoS 52 38 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.45% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 29
Median daily rate £550 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £109 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £255 £400
% change year-on-year
+54.90% -36.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £48.75 - £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 - £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.15 - £17.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £11.17 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -17.25%
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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7903 8519 8840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.78% 36.42% 37.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5606 5962 6029
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 153 157
Median hourly rate £19.23 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £52.17 £43.25
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 London

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in London

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in London

EPoS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS across the London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

EPoS Daily Rate Histogram in London

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in London

EPoS
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS across the London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

EPoS Hourly Rate Histogram in London

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the London region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
City of London +47 8 £600 +71.42%
Croydon - 1 £105 -
Enfield - 1 £105 -
Hayes - 1 £105 -
Wembley - 1 £105 -
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 72 (80.00%) Retail
2 16 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 14 (15.56%) ERP
4 14 (15.56%) Project Management
5 12 (13.33%) TOGAF
6 11 (12.22%) Finance
6 11 (12.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.89%) Oracle
8 7 (7.78%) EMV
9 6 (6.67%) Logistics
10 5 (5.56%) .NET
10 5 (5.56%) ATM
10 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.56%) Microsoft
11 4 (4.44%) Business Process Mapping
11 4 (4.44%) Business Analysis
11 4 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (4.44%) REST
11 4 (4.44%) SOA
11 4 (4.44%) Java
11 4 (4.44%) SQL
11 4 (4.44%) SAP
11 4 (4.44%) SOAP
11 4 (4.44%) Web Services
11 4 (4.44%) ITIL
11 4 (4.44%) Windows
11 4 (4.44%) UML
11 4 (4.44%) Scrum
11 4 (4.44%) Legal

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.11%) IIS
2 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.22%) BASE24
2 2 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.11%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.11%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.11%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) ATM
2 3 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.11%) DHCP
3 1 (1.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Appium
1 1 (1.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.11%) JIRA
1 1 (1.11%) Selenium
1 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 72 (80.00%) Retail
2 11 (12.22%) Finance
3 4 (4.44%) Legal
4 3 (3.33%) Banking
5 2 (2.22%) Advertising
5 2 (2.22%) Front Office
5 2 (2.22%) Games
6 1 (1.11%) Back Office
6 1 (1.11%) Billing
6 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (31.11%) Architect
2 23 (25.56%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (21.11%) Project Manager
4 15 (16.67%) EPoS Manager
5 11 (12.22%) EPoS Project Manager
6 10 (11.11%) Analyst
7 9 (10.00%) Business Analyst
8 8 (8.89%) IT Manager
9 7 (7.78%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (7.78%) Senior Manager
10 6 (6.67%) Field Engineer
10 6 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (5.56%) Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Field Service Engineer
11 5 (5.56%) Retail Business Analyst
12 4 (4.44%) EPoS Developer
12 4 (4.44%) Programme Manager
12 4 (4.44%) Rollout Manager
12 4 (4.44%) Test Leader
13 3 (3.33%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.56%) .NET
2 4 (4.44%) REST
2 4 (4.44%) SOAP
2 4 (4.44%) Web Services
3 1 (1.11%) Velocity
3 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) EMV
2 3 (3.33%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.22%) Contactless
3 2 (2.22%) EFT
3 2 (2.22%) EFTPOS
3 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.22%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.11%) APACS
4 1 (1.11%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.44%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.11%) Unix
2 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 14 (15.56%) ERP
3 14 (15.56%) Project Management
4 12 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 11 (12.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.67%) Logistics
7 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.44%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.44%) Business Process Mapping
8 4 (4.44%) ITIL
8 4 (4.44%) Scrum
8 4 (4.44%) SOA
8 4 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (4.44%) UML
9 3 (3.33%) Defect Management
9 3 (3.33%) Matrix Management
9 3 (3.33%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.44%) Java
1 4 (4.44%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.11%) Degree
1 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.11%) MCSA
1 1 (1.11%) MCSE
1 1 (1.11%) MCTS
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (8.89%) Oracle
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.44%) SAP
4 3 (3.33%) Apple
4 3 (3.33%) JDA
4 3 (3.33%) Retek
4 3 (3.33%) VeriFone
5 2 (2.22%) HP
5 2 (2.22%) IBM
5 2 (2.22%) Infor
5 2 (2.22%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.22%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 2 (2.22%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.11%) ATG
6 1 (1.11%) Dell
6 1 (1.11%) Sage
6 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.11%) Siebel
6 1 (1.11%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.11%) webMethods
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