The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing EPoS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £449 £363
% change year-on-year
-33.14% +23.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +1.29%
EPoS
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
185 115 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 32.12% 23.05% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 83 57
Average daily rate £325 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £196 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £18.88 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.12% +23.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

EPoS
Top 1 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (100.00%) Retail

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer