The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 72 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +3
Contract jobs citing EPoS 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.15% 0.31% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 1.00% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £493 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £460 £350
% change year-on-year
-34.78% +31.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +1.29%
EPoS
Tyne and Wear

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

Miscellaneous Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
225 100 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.33% 30.77% 37.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 49 63
Average daily rate £375 £439 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.52% +68.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £301 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £478 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 16
Average hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -29.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £10.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £14.64 £170.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EPoS across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

EPoS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing EPoS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EPoS.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing EPoS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EPoS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management