The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 45 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EPoS 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.82% - 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.86% - 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £105 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £105 £300 £448
% change year-on-year
-65.00% -32.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £14.75 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-6.77% +25.53%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
140 78 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.81% 27.96% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 58 64
Median daily rate £365 £375 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -1.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £204 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 13
Median hourly rate £13.50 £10.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -37.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.20 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Northampton - 4 £105 -
EPoS
East Midlands

EPoS
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 1 (16.67%) QA

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) EPoS Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA