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 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)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 81 66 40
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -26
Contract jobs citing EPoS 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.15% 0.15% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.43% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £105 £493 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-78.68% -
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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Miscellaneous Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
233 231 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.88% 35.38% 25.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 172 35
Median daily rate £400 £375 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £10.17 £16.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.31% +76.31%
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing EPoS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
1 1 (16.67%) Informatics

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) Resource Management