The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 40 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EPoS 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.31% - 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% - 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £265 - £88
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 Oxford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
80 81 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 24.77% 30.22% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 59 75
Median daily rate £450 £350 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £140 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 9
Median hourly rate £14.53 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.21% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.60 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.96 £95.20 £18.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.19
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +23.93%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

EPoS
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxford region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 1 (11.11%) Presales

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) EPoS Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) EPoS Installation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Break Fix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Presales