The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 29 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EPoS 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.98% - 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.67% - 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £160 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £300 £448
% change year-on-year
-61.66% -32.96%
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 Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
75 59 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 29.76% 22.10% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 62
Median daily rate £385 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £165 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 9
Median hourly rate £14.13 £23.13 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.89% +71.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.05 £9.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.36 £39.58 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

EPoS
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

EPoS Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

EPoS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 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 Southampton region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Informatics
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) RedPrairie
3 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ATM
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) ATM Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Break Fix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Printer Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) RedPrairie