The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 93 92 91
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing EPoS 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.39% 0.23% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 0.66% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £475 £125 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+280.00% -57.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £134 £400
% change year-on-year
-14.01% -66.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
EPoS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
390 456 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.68% 34.44% 28.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 240 193
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £224 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.86 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.17 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

EPoS
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

EPoS Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

EPoS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Process Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Process Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Process Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Business Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP