The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 115 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -
Contract jobs citing EPoS 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.14% 0.32% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £80 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £250 £400
% change year-on-year
+52.50% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £11.17 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -17.25%
EPoS
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
597 206 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.43% 32.65% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 106 78
Median daily rate £310 £338 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.02% +20.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £181 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 17 6
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -5.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.31 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £30.50 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -61 2 - -
EPoS
North East