The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EFTPOS in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EFTPOS over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Funds Transfer at Point of Sale (EFTPOS)
UK
Rank 588 626 613
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -13
Contract jobs citing EFTPOS 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.043% 0.019% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14046 16078 15511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.97% 30.92% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9033 10402 9583
Median daily rate £444 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 555 579 635
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.47 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.10 £53.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

EFTPOS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

EFTPOS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EFTPOS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EFTPOS within the UK.

EFTPOS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

EFTPOS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EFTPOS within the UK.

EFTPOS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

EFTPOS
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EFTPOS within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
England +46 5 - -
South East - 3 - -
London +22 2 - -

EFTPOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EFTPOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for EFTPOS.

1 9 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (100.00%) EFT
1 9 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 9 (100.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 9 (100.00%) ISO 8583
1 9 (100.00%) VeriFone
1 9 (100.00%) FIS
2 6 (66.67%) WorldPay
2 6 (66.67%) Ingenico
3 4 (44.44%) BASE24
3 4 (44.44%) EPoS
4 3 (33.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 2 (22.22%) Fujitsu
5 2 (22.22%) Use Case
5 2 (22.22%) BPMN
5 2 (22.22%) ATM
5 2 (22.22%) Toshiba
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Postilion
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (11.11%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) APACS
6 1 (11.11%) Sage
6 1 (11.11%) EMV
6 1 (11.11%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (11.11%) VocaLink
6 1 (11.11%) TSYS
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis

EFTPOS
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) BASE24
2 2 (22.22%) Postilion
3 1 (11.11%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) ATM
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Payments Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Payments Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Implementation Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Payments Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Product Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Payments Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) EFT
1 9 (100.00%) Smartcard
2 4 (44.44%) EPoS
3 1 (11.11%) APACS
3 1 (11.11%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (11.11%) EMV
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (100.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) BPMN
2 2 (22.22%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) FIS
1 9 (100.00%) VeriFone
2 6 (66.67%) Ingenico
2 6 (66.67%) WorldPay
3 3 (33.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 2 (22.22%) Fujitsu
4 2 (22.22%) Toshiba
5 1 (11.11%) Cubic Transportation
5 1 (11.11%) Elavon
5 1 (11.11%) Hypercom
5 1 (11.11%) Sage
5 1 (11.11%) Thales
5 1 (11.11%) TSYS
5 1 (11.11%) VocaLink