The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 35 49 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing EPoS 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.25% 0.22% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.44% 0.80% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £100 £313 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +9.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £100 £250 £344
% change year-on-year
-60.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-28.94% +90.00%
EPoS
Wiltshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
90 125 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 28.21% 27.23% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 77 82
Median daily rate £363 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.07% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £239 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 6
Median hourly rate - £31.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

EPoS
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

EPoS Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

EPoS
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Swindon region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) hybris
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ATM

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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%) ATM
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) EPoS Installation Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) hybris