The table below looks at the statistics for the EPoS Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EPoS Engineer
Rank 607 588 567
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -21
Contract jobs requiring an EPoS Engineer 16 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.010% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.010% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 7
Average daily rate £185 £100 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £85 £100 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £100 £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 - £125
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47935 48321 46997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.47% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30815 30072 27703
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1687 1903 2072
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

EPoS Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EPoS Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

EPoS Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EPoS Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

EPoS Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

EPoS Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

EPoS Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

EPoS Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

EPoS Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

EPoS Engineer
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +13 14 £185 +85.00% 3
North West - 5 £185 -
London 0 4 £190 +90.00% 1
Liverpool - 3 £185 -
Merseyside - 3 £185 -
South West -1 2 £160 -
South East - 2 £85 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £160 -
Edinburgh - 2 £95 -
Scotland - 2 £95 -
Manchester - 2 £185 -
Berkshire - 1 £85 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £85 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £185 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £185 -
Yorkshire - 1 £185 -

EPoS Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited EPoS Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with EPoS Engineer in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) EPoS
2 13 (40.63%) Chip and PIN
3 10 (31.25%) Windows
4 9 (28.13%) Retail
5 5 (15.63%) Supplier Management
5 5 (15.63%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 5 (15.63%) JIRA
5 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
7 2 (6.25%) Apple
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.13%) BT
8 1 (3.13%) Finance
8 1 (3.13%) LAN
8 1 (3.13%) WAN
8 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
8 1 (3.13%) Epicor
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
8 1 (3.13%) Firmware

EPoS Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited EPoS Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with EPoS Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
1 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) JIRA
General
1 9 (28.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 32 (100.00%) EPoS
2 13 (40.63%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) ITIL
1 5 (15.63%) Supplier Management
2 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (3.13%) BT
4 1 (3.13%) Epicor