The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 98 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -
Contract jobs citing EPoS 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.087% 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £85 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £256 £190
% change year-on-year
+26.82% +34.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £11.17 £13.88
% change year-on-year
-1.52% -19.49%
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 North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
426 239 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 37.04% 31.08% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 120 108
Median daily rate £325 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 6
Median hourly rate £26.50 £14.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.28% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.49 £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Tyne and Wear -34 1 - -
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 North East region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management