The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 21 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing EPoS 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.87% 0.92% 2.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.06% 2.08% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £100 £550 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-81.81% +41.93%
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
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
33 48 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 30.84% 44.04% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 35
Median daily rate £425 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £159 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £12.05 £32.73 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +16.41%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Watford

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

EPoS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Watford region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) ATM
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Google Drive

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ATM
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) EPoS Installation Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Installations Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) EPoS Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google