The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 213 247 239
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -8
Contract jobs citing EPoS 33 12 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 0.40% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 18
Median daily rate £105 £320 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.18% +70.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £132 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £394 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £105 £285 £190
% change year-on-year
-63.15% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +45.45%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2262 3021 3142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.20% 32.13% 31.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1736 1752
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 179 183
Median hourly rate £19.63 £21.75 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% +34.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

EPoS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

EPoS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Oxfordshire - 9 £105 -
Hampshire +26 8 £108 - 3
Buckinghamshire +18 8 £105 - 2
Berkshire +13 7 £105 -48.14% 2
Surrey +25 6 £105 -74.54% 1
West Sussex +13 5 £105 -
Kent - 4 £103 -
East Sussex - 3 £105 -
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 South East region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 15 (29.41%) Retail
2 7 (13.73%) Windows
3 5 (9.80%) Driving Licence
4 4 (7.84%) ATM
5 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.88%) Banking
5 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.92%) ERP
6 2 (3.92%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.92%) SLA
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.92%) MS Office
7 1 (1.96%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) Web Services
7 1 (1.96%) ITIL
7 1 (1.96%) MCP
7 1 (1.96%) C#
7 1 (1.96%) SQL
7 1 (1.96%) .NET
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.96%) Linux
7 1 (1.96%) OO
7 1 (1.96%) MCSE
7 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
7 1 (1.96%) Apple

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) BASE24
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.96%) Postilion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) ATM
2 1 (1.96%) Network Security
2 1 (1.96%) Skype
2 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (29.41%) Retail
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) German Language
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) EPoS Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Analyst
2 7 (13.73%) Field Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Installations Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Field Service Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (9.80%) EPoS Installation Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) IT Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Break Fix Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) EPoS Field Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) EPoS Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.92%) ATM Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Commissioning Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) IT Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
1 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.96%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (1.96%) Clustering
2 1 (1.96%) EFT
2 1 (1.96%) EFTPOS
2 1 (1.96%) Health Informatics
2 1 (1.96%) Informatics
2 1 (1.96%) Smartcard
2 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
2 2 (3.92%) ERP
3 1 (1.96%) Business Analysis
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Security
3 1 (1.96%) Data Analysis
3 1 (1.96%) Data Management
3 1 (1.96%) Document Management
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL
3 1 (1.96%) Line Management
3 1 (1.96%) Logistics
3 1 (1.96%) Master Data Management
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (1.96%) OO
3 1 (1.96%) Programme Management
3 1 (1.96%) Project Management
3 1 (1.96%) Resource Management
3 1 (1.96%) Scrum
3 1 (1.96%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (1.96%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C#
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.96%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (1.96%) MCP
2 1 (1.96%) MCSE
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) Apple
2 1 (1.96%) FIS
2 1 (1.96%) Fujitsu
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) SAP
2 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.96%) Toshiba
2 1 (1.96%) VeriFone
2 1 (1.96%) Wincor Nixdorf
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