The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank - 33 35
Contract jobs citing EPoS 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 0.67% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.98% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £335 £90
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +272.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £105 £285 £190
% change year-on-year
-63.15% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +45.45%
EPoS
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
79 101 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 21.64% 33.67% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 53 38
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £228 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £515 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 9
Median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.63 £15.84 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £31.44 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire