The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 49 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EPoS 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.37% - 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.22% - 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £600 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-19.23% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.88 £14.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.81%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
90 74 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.79% 16.26% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 37 50
Average daily rate £350 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £275 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £505 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 21
Average hourly rate £28.50 £17.50 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.85% -29.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.87 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £23.07 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
EPoS
South East

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - - - -
EPoS
South East

EPoS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Payment
1 2 (66.67%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Campaign Management
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SOA

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Domain Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) Campaign Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com